Cinemas in New York City

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Movie Theatres in New York City

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  • dands238
    Batavia, NY197 contributions
    Convenient ticketing stations when you walk in, staff were available if you need help. Comfortable seating with the recliners. Theater was clean.
    Written 14 May 2022
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  • TulsiTime70
    Amherst, MA7 contributions
    It pains me that I cant go to Film Forum all of the time. A wonderful essential important place for film and for New York. Which means important and essential to the world. Great film selections, facilities, sound, picture, everything. Just go.
    Written 6 September 2022
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  • Linda L
    Cairo13 contributions
    i went there to see Sam Heughan and Josh Horowitz do a live podcast. the theater is a decent size and has an interesting balcony. most everyone i spoke with could see well wherever they were seated. they had no trouble accomodating me in my electric wheelchair. they keep a space in the front row on the aisle for handicapped people
    Written 28 February 2020
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  • Gigeresque
    New York City, NY673 contributions
    We were at the Ballroom adjacent to the theatre for an event.
    Clean venue with great catering.
    Easy access for mass transportation or Uber to pick you up.
    Written 12 August 2019
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  • finamma
    New York City, NY6 contributions
    The place is really nice, staff was friendly, and although naturally an older location everything was clean and comfortable. Theater personality to it. Very pleased with my first experience.
    Written 10 November 2019
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  • dustythoughts
    Manchester, CT1,765 contributions
    I usually enjoy coming to this movie theater - it's conveniently located, there's always a movie I want to see at a time that works for me, and the seats are comfortable. It's a busy movie theater precisely because of its location, so buy tickets early if you want to ensure a good seat. Sometimes the escalators don't work, but they're fixed quickly. It's a large movie theater (3 floors), so there are plenty of movie options, and it's decorated nicely for a chain. The bathrooms could be cleaned more frequently, though.
    Written 20 May 2020
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  • Jan D
    Saint Charles, MO351 contributions
    Our group of three adults visited during the mid afternoon to see "Amazing Grace", and were reminded of the deep spiritual roots of the late Aretha Franklin in this outstanding documentary. On the main floor was a delightful Gourmet Cafe, and we went downstairs to the see the film, where they had a traditional concession stand as well. It's great to have theaters that show movies of real substance and true artistry.
    Written 1 July 2019
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  • pokiloca13
    Brooklyn, NY4 contributions
    Nice theater... went to ipic as a group of four. We sat in the same row but only 2 people can sit together. The seats are shaped like pods, with a wall between you and next person. They give you a blanket.. that is a nice touch since it's freezing in there. The food is okay the street tacos barely have anything in them. And the kids chicken tenders are just 2 pieces. They should atleast have 1 or 2 four seater pods for family's.
    Written 3 September 2022
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  • Pam B
    New York City, NY16 contributions
    This is a fine indie movie venue located in Lincoln Center and easily accessible by public transportation.
    Written 26 January 2020
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  • CaroleIrl
    Dublin, Ireland175 contributions
    Amazing cinema .... so comfortable. Huge seats that recline. Clean cinema, great spot! Best cinema I have been to in NYC! Loved it!
    Written 26 August 2018
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  • Karen S
    1 contribution
    On a recent visit to New York, I visited the Quad Cinema as it was the only place not showing Disney or superhero movies. As the first multiplex in NY this place deserves a mention, it was very clean, classy and the staff were so friendly and helpful. It was a great night out for me and my grown up daughters who were visiting the city for the first time from the UK. We saw Silent Night which was festive but tragic.
    Written 4 January 2022
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  • taliwell
    17 contributions
    They have sofa chairs...even small children can see from every place...It is a real pleasure to watch a movie there..
    Written 24 June 2018
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  • Ray G
    45 contributions
    My wife & I went here on a Saturday afternoon to see a movie that was not showing anywhere near our neighborhood.Its win-win situation when both spouses are actually into the exact same movie & want to see it badly enough to travel to unfamiliar territory to see it.The theatre itself & the movie were nice.Concession stand was decent,staff efficient,bathroom large & clean.However,come time to get back on our side of town the West side of Manhattan,the area is so remote that we honestly couldnt find the street we were being picked up from.The four corners of the theatre are surrounded by water,being in the financial district with a highway separating them! This is NOT an area to be in when it is cold outside & you have to pick your way thru the blocks.I had to call our driver to come find us.Even with navigation from the cellphone,it was still impossible to tell which way to walk.Not sure I would go here again.At least not in the winter time.
    Written 13 January 2019
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  • Olderwoman123
    New York City, NY2 contributions
    Amazing movie with original footage from peace talks between Clinton and Arafat and Rabin The story is about the Rabin assassination .
    Written 25 February 2020
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  • Marilyn R
    Bronx, NY52 contributions
    i took my adult son to this theater because it was birthday and he wanted to hang out at 42nd street afterwards. i ordered the tickets amc website, we got there early, the ticket guy told us the theater was upstairs, the escalators were not working, had to climb the steps, my son ordered his snacks, we went inside the theater, the seats were not like the AMC theaters the recliners? this theater didn't have it. just seats that you have to push down with your butt. the move we saw was IT chapter 2.
    the movie was great, sound was clear, the theater was clean. afterwards, we took the elevator, which by the way we didn't notice till got to the third floor.
    but overall, nice theater.
    Written 20 September 2019
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