Theatre

Esquire

Cinerama film formats shown

3-strip and 70mm

3-strip dates

From 10/11/63 to 08/15/65

70mm dates

From 06/23/64 - both systems used

Screen curvature and size

 

Address

1219 K St at 13th

Comments

Abandoned 1985 and later converted to offices

Current status

Now an Imax theatre - http://www.film-tech.com/warehouse/pics/sacimax/sacimax.html

List of Cinerama films that played at the theatre from Cinema Treasures

THIS IS CINERAMA
Premiere Date: October 11, 1963
Engagement Duration: 10 weeks
HOW THE WEST WAS WON
Premiere: December 18, 1963
Duration: 26 weeks
ITíS A MAD MAD MAD MAD WORLD
Premiere: June 23, 1964
Duration: 29 weeks
SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD
Premiere: January 15, 1965
Duration: 6 weeks
CIRCUS WORLD
Premiere: March 23, 1965
Duration: 6 weeks
SOUTH SEAS ADVENTURE
Premiere: May 12, 1965
Duration: 4 weeks
SEARCH FOR PARADISE
Premiere: June 9, 1965
Duration: 2 weeks
WINDJAMMER
Premiere: June 23, 1965
Duration: 8 weeks
THE HALLELUJAH TRAIL
Premiere: August 18, 1965
Duration: 8 weeks
THE GREATEST STORY EVER TOLD
Premiere: October 13, 1965
Duration: 18 weeks
BATTLE OF THE BULGE
Premiere: February 16, 1966
Duration: 12 weeks
THE BATTLE FOR KHARTOUM
Premiere: August 31, 1966
Duration: 6 weeks
GRAND PRIX
Premiere: March 15, 1967
Duration: 28 weeks
CUSTER OF THE WEST
Premiere: February 15, 1968 (West Coast Premiere)
Duration: 5 weeks
2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY
Premiere: June 26, 1968
Duration: 35 weeks
ICE STATION ZEBRA
Premiere: May 28, 1969
Duration: 7 weeks
KRAKATOA, EAST OF JAVA
Premiere: July 16, 1969
Duration: 10 weeks

 

Below brochure for 2001: a space odyssey

Below taken in July 2011 from Cinema Treasures