Theatre

Monroe

Cinerama film formats shown

3-strip and 70mm

3-strip dates

From 10/25/61 to 08/04/63

70mm dates

From 09/30/64

Screen curvature and size

 

Address

585 Monroe Avenue

Comments

Auditorium demolished September 2008

Current status

Front facade and marquee was restored in 2011, see flickr.com

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

THIS IS CINERAMA
Premiere Date: October 25, 1961
Engagement Duration: 12 weeks
SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD
January 18, 1962
8 weeks
SOUTH SEAS ADVENTURE
March 15, 1962
9 weeks
CINERAMA HOLIDAY
May 17, 1962
5 weeks
SEARCH FOR PARADISE
June 21, 1962
4 weeks
WINDJAMMER
July 19, 1962
5 weeks
THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
August 22, 1962 (Western New York Co-Premiere)
11 weeks
HOW THE WEST WAS WON
May 16, 1963
12 weeks
CIRCUS WORLD
September 30, 1964
4 weeks
GRAND PRIX
February 8, 1967 (Western New York Premiere)
20 weeks

10/15/61

 

10/17/61

 

10/24/61

 

01/07/62


01/17/62


03/15/62



05/16/62

 

06/21/62

 

07/16/62

 

07/18/62

 

07/19/62

 

08/19/62

 

08/21/62

 

08/22/62

 

05/16/63

 

09/29/64

 

09/30/64

 

02/08/67

 

Movie poster

 

 

Post card

 

 

Below from taken January 3, 2008 from flickr.com  You can see the Cinerama curtains in the background

Below taken September 20, 2008 from Cinema Treasures 

Below from http://www.flickr.com/photos/niwru/2876805257/in/photostream