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Great place to bring the family. Watch good movies cheap and reasonably priced refreshments!my boys... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kirby S
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I love to see movies at the Howell Theater. The movies are pretty current. The seats are very... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Janice W
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141 S 3rd St, Smithfield, NC 27577-4539
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to bring the family. Watch good movies cheap and reasonably priced refreshments!my boys had never been but really enjoyed it. We will definitely be back!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kirby S
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

I love to see movies at the Howell Theater. The movies are pretty current. The seats are very comfortable. The prices are great. The staff are very friendly.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Janice W
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This theater is very reminiscent of a small town movie house from several decades ago. It is modern in every sense but due to its location and layout is like stepping back in time. They offer a wide variety especially for children and family entertainment....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jim4249541
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Howell Theatre is a great place to watch a movie. The staff the the price for the movie and concessions are excellent. I have NEVER had a bad experience.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tuzla4
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This walk in theatre was here in 1954 when I moved to Smithfield. It has been modernized and still presents the best in local entertainment and enjoyment.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank emtiarc
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

What do you do when it's cold and dreary outside? Try some place new. And Howell Theater was a good place to end up. The theater dates back to 1935 but has been completely renovated with modern seating and sound system. There are 4 theaters...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank tdcurrin54
Reviewed 10 July 2017

No more than $4 per person for current movie favorites with matinee and summer day special pricing. Great popcorn!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Carol B
Reviewed 19 July 2016

This is my favorite theater to go to. They do specials during the summer for kids Tues,Weds, and Fri 10am $1 movie and they have a snack deal too. You will have to go to there website to view schedule on summer 10am deal. Changes...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Femommy
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Very affordable ticket prices & reasonably priced snack bar where they offer low cost refils & a typical variety! The theaters are smaller than most "corporate run" Movie theatres but all the seats are comfortable and they all offer a good view, the screens are...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Mrs_F523
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Having always resided in Johnston County, this theatre offers great movies at great prices. I love history and this building certainly has a lot of charm you won't find in newer cinemas.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank James W
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