Theatre

Carolina

Cinerama film formats shown

3-strip 

3-strip dates

From 12/22/61 to 09/08/63

70mm dates

From 08/20/64

Screen curvature and size

 

Address

226 North Tryon Street

Comments

Closed 1978 and gutted by fire 1980

Current status

The Carolina Theatre Preservation Society (CTPS) has been working for over a decade to save and revitalize the historic Carolina Theatre - http://www.carolinatheatre.us

List of Cinerama films that played at the theatre from http://cinematreasures.org

THIS IS CINERAMA
Premiere: December 22, 1961
Duration: 13 weeks
SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD
Premiere: March 23, 1962
Duration: 11 weeks
WINDJAMMER
Premiere: June 7, 1962
Duration: 7 weeks
CINERAMA HOLIDAY
Premiere: July 27, 1962
Duration: 11 weeks
SEARCH FOR PARADISE
Premiere: October 12, 1962
Duration: 5 weeks
SOUTH SEAS ADVENTURE
Premiere: November 16, 1962
Duration: 5 weeks
THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Premiere: December 21, 1962
Duration: 8 weeks
THE BEST OF CINERAMA
Premiere: February 13, 1963
Duration: 8 weeks
THE BEST OF CINERAMA (Return Engagement)
Premiere: May 8, 1963
Duration: 3 weeks
HOW THE WEST WAS WON
Premiere: May 29, 1963
Duration: 15 weeks
CIRCUS WORLD
Premiere: August 20, 1964
Duration: 6 weeks
GRAND PRIX
Premiere: June 21, 1967
Duration: 18 weeks
2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY
Premiere: June 6, 1968
Duration: 13 weeks
ICE STATION ZEBRA
Premiere: February 12, 1969
Duration: 9 weeks
KRAKATOA, EAST OF JAVA
Premiere: August 7, 1969
Duration: 6 weeks

Below from http://cinematreasures.org