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Sunrise Theater

Closed Now: 12:00 - 21:00
Open today: 12:00 - 21:00
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old theater with new offerings

The Sunrise has been in town for many years as a theater but has been remodeled and offers special... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Southern Pines, N.C., United States
Wonderful old theater.

We love that the town has this beautiful old theater. We’ve been to he Blues Crawl and Christmas... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Southern Pines, North Carolina
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

The Sunrise has been in town for many years as a theater but has been remodeled and offers special events from movies to plays to live bands. It's a neat place to go in downtown Southern Pines.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank skylinefirepest
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We love that the town has this beautiful old theater. We’ve been to he Blues Crawl and Christmas concert and weekly first run movies here.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank jadidvm
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The good news is your feet don’t stick to the floor and the movies are great. I go here often with friends to see the latest really great movie. You can grab a glass of wine on the way in and maybe some popcorn too....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mysterywoman2
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This is quintessential small town! Where can you find an old hardware store built in the 1800's turned movie theater? Some first run movies, some independent themes but my favorite is summer time when the Sunrise features Movies That Must Be Seen on the Big...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Terry R
Reviewed 19 June 2018

When I was a young girl, this was the only theater in town. And now in 2018, it's still the only theater in town that one can enjoy a movie in a clean and safe environment. It plays the most recent movies as well as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kimsR5231AP
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Great old time theater showing classics and recent releases. Very friendly atmosphere and well priced concessions.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Lawrence B
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Wonderful small local theatre for movies, plays etc. Enjoy a beer or wine and good popcorn. See friends and people you know in a more intimate setting than the usual movie atmosphere. Open to the traveler as we’ll

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank willow4729
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Great to have a local theater that has independent movie showings, along with some live ballet and cinema showings. What a gem, with fresh popcorn and real butter, wine and beer....WOW. We love to sit in the balcony.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Leslie T
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Huge clear screen for showing movies tickets are cheap compared to other places and very friendly staff!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank claire g
Reviewed 3 March 2018

What an icon of southern pines. The theater exudes history and that wonderful small town feel. The prices are so fair, the popcorn freshly made and not costing a mortgage payment. A plus...they serve wine and beer. Our favorite move place. We would rather support...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank dpenfold
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