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14 Jul 2019
“They don’t build building this way anymore!”
5 May 2018
“Beautiful Theatre”
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The city's first movie theater is now a Hispanic church.
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307 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90013-1207
Downtown
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Reviewed 14 July 2019

They don’t build buildings this way anymore! Any day you can view the theater from the Bradbury Building. Look across the street and view the detailing on the outside of the building. Beautiful, unique, flamboyant are some of the superlatives that can be bantered about....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Evidently many different types of events are staged here. I attended a Los Angeles Food Bowl function where the panel included feisty Diana Kennedy, a 95 year old expert of Mexican cuisine. The event for me was a bit disappointing... but it was cool to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank OBD2142
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I recently saw a screening of Laura presented by Last Remaining Seats from the Los Angeles Conservancy. As usual the screening was fabulous and so entertaining. The theatre was built in 1918 and is not totally restored but the history and decor is do interesting....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I was lucky enough in the summer of 2014 to attend a screening of Double Indemnity at this great theater! It was a great experience, but unfortunately they don't do this very often. if the chance comes up, make sure you go! It was a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Chris M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This theater is only open for special events. Attended a movie screening and a fun theme night. Found the decor to be beautiful with lavish tall columns and ornately decorated ceilings. Seating was very comfortable. The location is in the center of downtown LA and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

The history of this building and many others in this area are truly amazing. In order to appreciate this and the other landmarks in this district one must see them to be able to take in their beauty.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Ahems
Reviewed 6 February 2016

just in front of the Bradbury Building. The front entrance was used in the film Blade Runner as entrance of Sebastian home, expecially for his particular works and sculptures. Nice place where to stop a couple of minutes for some photos.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank M4rc0_77
Reviewed 11 July 2015

A colleague invited me to go see Psycho playing at this gem of a historical landmark. The LA Conservancy is doing a great job raising money to preserve this beautiful, special and important part of this engineering marvel designed by architect Wiliam Lee Woollett. It's...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank ladolcevita4us
Reviewed 11 June 2015

The Million Dollar Theater in downtown Los Angeles was built in 1918 and was a grand showcase seating over 2,400 people in it's prime. It's location on Broadway, next to the Grand Central Market was and is a wonderful destination for L.A. History buffs. As...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank ZumaDawg
Reviewed 25 September 2012

Try finding a walking tour of downtown L.A. that will give you access to the inside of this place. It is spectacular and well preserved. Worth seeing.

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