Theatre

Roosevelt

Cinerama film formats shown

3-strip 

3-strip dates

From 12/05/56 to 03/22/58

70mm dates

   

Screen curvature and size

Louvered screen 80ft by 30ft

Address

770 Arthur Godfrey Road at 41st Street

Comments

First theatre to show Cinerama titles out of  chronological order. Equipment returned to Oyster Bay and then to Sydney.

Current status

Closed

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

THIS IS CINERAMA
Premiere: December 5, 1956 (Florida Premiere)
Engagement Duration: 11 weeks

SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD
Premiere: February 20, 1957 (Southern Premiere)
Duration: 19 weeks

CINERAMA HOLIDAY
Premiere: July 4, 1957 (Florida Premiere)
Duration: 13 weeks

SEARCH FOR PARADISE
Premiere: December 8, 1957 (Southern Premiere)
Duration: 15 weeks

 

 

 

Below from flickr.com

 

Below from http://www.sunpostweekly.com taken in 2012