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Cinema Arts Theatre

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Address: 9650 Main St, Fairfax, VA 22031-3748
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+1 703-978-6853
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09:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 23:00

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Great Matinees!

Charming theater featuring current films and documentaries. We saw the movie Kedi, which we loved! I wish they would open a similar theater in Loudoun County.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ellenmelon8
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Charming theater featuring current films and documentaries. We saw the movie Kedi, which we loved! I wish they would open a similar theater in Loudoun County.

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Thank Ellenmelon8
Arlington, Virginia
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54 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Shows the films that are better than usual theaters. It does not have the fancy seats. It is very difficult to find. It is in the corner of a shopping strip mall. It shows you how good the movies selection is because when something is this difficult to find, you know it must be of very good quality to survive.... More 

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Thank Sylvia B
Vienna, Virginia
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207 reviews
147 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Sure it's not a high-tech theater, or fancy, or brand new, or large. But it's a cozy theater that shows many 'artsy' or independent films (as well as mainstream ones), at relatively cheap prices.

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Thank Shubh K
Fairfax, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The place has a "hole in the wall" type of atmosphere and is rarely crowded with a great parking lot area available. It is usually pretty easy to get tickets or buy discount tickets through Dealflicks. The concessions are fairly priced. I went with my older teen to watch "Suicide Squad". Now the cons: no stadium seating and the seats... More 

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Thank Beatriz K
Fairfax, Virginia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great movie selection. New seats! Best popcorn, And ticket and concession prices are reasonable. Save your dollars and support an independent theatre. Plenty of free parking. Love this place. Be sure to pick up a Cinema arts card and earn free movie tickets and popcorn.

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Thank nancylZ592XF
Fairfax, Virginia
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Always interesting films - new comfortable seating - a treat night out! The venue is small but clean, friendly, and comfortable. Parking is ample and snacks available.

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Thank Deborah B
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105 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This discount movie thereafter is operated on a non profit basis with multiple first run moves showing together at prices far below their local competitors it is ideal of family's and individuals of all ages. Reasonable prices on concessions, $5.50 senior Wednesday and other discounts makes this a entertainment facility you will visit often. Using a volunteer donation program supplemented... More 

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Thank RICHARD B
Fairfax, Virginia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Great place to see top films. And, every film seems better in the comfy new seats ! The theater is easy to access from main roadways; there's plenty of free parking and lots of places to dine right in the shopping center.

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Thank terrychick
Fairfax, Virginia
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Glad to have the Cinema Arts Theater so close to home. With a huge parking lot near the theater, arriving close to show-time is not a problem. The theater sometimes carries films that are not so widely shown in the area. I wish they did show more independent, and foreign films. The ticket booth at the Cinema Arts is rarely... More 

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Thank Chapol
Fairfax, Virginia
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Seats are better than big theaters. A unique experience compared to big box theaters and of course the prices are much less. Also close!

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Thank VAFairfax

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