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Gem Theatre

257 Market Avenue, Grand Forks, British Columbia V0H 1H0, Canada
+1 250-442-5115
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Out of date. Small screen, uncomfortable seats, but friendly staff. Popcorn OK. Wheel chair... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
Des S
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London, Canada
The cinema time forgot

Reminded me of growing up in the 60's. Staff are very friendly and not a phone in sight in the... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2015
Siswanky
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
28 Jan 2017
“Movie theatre”
3 Sep 2015
“The cinema time forgot”
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257 Market Avenue, Grand Forks, British Columbia V0H 1H0, Canada
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+1 250-442-5115
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Reviewed 28 January 2017

Out of date. Small screen, uncomfortable seats, but friendly staff. Popcorn OK. Wheel chair accessible. Only movie house for 100 km.

Thank Des S
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Reminded me of growing up in the 60's. Staff are very friendly and not a phone in sight in the cinema

Thank Siswanky
Reviewed 20 January 2015

I love this movie theatre, and drive the 110 km round trip as often as possible, to enjoy the movie, and connect with Marius and Maureen, the delightful owners.

1  Thank Tannis K
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Located in downtown Grand Forks, BC is the family owned theatre. It is the only theatre in Grand Forks, but they get in up to date and trending movies. They even have some couple seats to cuddle in, or if you are a larger lad...More

Thank Gizmo1960
Reviewed 14 September 2014

Lovely, lovely family run theatre the couple who own it are truly sweet. Get an ice cream cone or tea and popcorn with real butter and lots of toppings. A total must treat! Good movie choices and double wide seats (a few) .

Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 1 September 2014

loved the theater it was very interesting It made me feel like a child again ... it is history and very cool... what an experience .... the country life is for me ....

Thank dmempty
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Came and saw a new movie here with my son and friend while staying in Christina Lake. You should make a excuse to come here. Its a older theater but the family who run it are proud of it and it shows. Nice little place,...More

1  Thank Jon R
Reviewed 5 April 2014

If you have been to a movie in the city and dropped $30 for a movie and snack you will notice the big difference in value - completely affordable for a family. Not all modern and fancy but the owners do their best and keep...More

Thank cascade411
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Come see a movie and enjoy the best popcorn in the world!! The Gem has a vintage atmosphere. The owners are great people who love to be part of our community. If you come to Grand Forks or already live here you have got to...More

1  Thank Katie J
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Yes the seats can be uncomfortable but it's reasonably priced, friendly staff, digital, 3D, and it has the best popcorn I have ever had! keep your eyes open now they are also bringing in live acts!

Thank AsoundGuygf
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