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Great place to see a movie!

I always look forward to seeing a movie at the Strand. The owner is hands on and his pride shows in... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
via mobile
You MUST experience this ADK ICON!

The people that own this fantastic piece of Movie history are to be commended for their dedication... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Webster, New York
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

I always look forward to seeing a movie at the Strand. The owner is hands on and his pride shows in every square foot of the building. The ticket prices and concessions prices are very reasonable. My one complaint is that I live too far...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

The people that own this fantastic piece of Movie history are to be commended for their dedication to the Art of Film and their dedication to us for keeping this fantastic theater open through good times and hard times. There was a time when this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

How can we say enough good things about what Bob and Helen have done with this vintage 1920s art-deco treasure of a movie house, and all at unbelievably low prices for first-run movies? 4 theatres, including the original large proscenium screen with room for a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Tom V
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Maybe it's movie magic, maybe it's watching through the eyes of my 5 year old son, but love and enchanted atmosphere of the strand theatre is seldom found. Even if you don't see a flick, walk in, look around, and buy some popcorn.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank hyper212018
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Quaint building and setting, great service, best concession prices you'll find. A really neat antique camera collection and memorabilia adorn the walls and hallways of this old theater.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mike G
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Great place with good prices on movies. Interior is lovely and well maintained. Wonderful place to see the latest movies. This is a definite place to visit when you are in Old Forge NY.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank butterflysolo
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The Strand Theatre in Old Forge is a vintage theatre from 1923 that shows the most recent releases at an unbelievable bargain. Snack bar is well stocked, fresh popcorn, etc. again at great prices. Owners Bob and Helen are always there to greet customers and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

The owners of 26 years are here every day. The history and memorabilia is well worth a visit....the Ben and Jerry’s at concession a big bonus!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We have camped many any times in Old Forge and at least 50% of the time we try to catch a movie here! The prices are very affordable and it is like seeing a museum of cameras and movie paraphenalia for free! We have even...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank dmflord
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Always wanted to visit an old world theatre . Really great owner at old fashioned ticket booth. Latest movies, great range of sweets and candies ice creams etc. Ice cream by the pint was a 1st for me but managed it and might help to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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