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The 70mm-Equipped Cinemas in North America (1960)

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Compiled by: Michael CoateDate: 23.10.2021
The following is a state-by-state, province-by-province listing of the North American 70-millimeter and six-track stereophonic sound installations during the format’s crucial first few years of existence.

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The 70mm-equipped cinemas in North America as of 1960 were …

ALABAMA
Birmingham — Ritz

ALBERTA
Calgary — Capitol
Calgary — Uptown
Edmonton — Paramount
Edmonton — Rialto

ARIZONA
Phoenix — Fox
Phoenix — Vista

ARKANSAS
Little Rock — Capitol

BRITISH COLUMBIA
Vancouver — Stanley
Vancouver — Strand

CALIFORNIA
Beverly Hills — Fox Wilshire
Los Angeles — Carthay Circle
Los Angeles — Egyptian
Los Angeles — Pantages
Los Angeles — Ritz
Los Angeles — United Artists
Los Angeles — Vogue
Pasadena — United Artists
Sacramento — Alhambra
San Diego — Capri
San Diego — Fox
San Diego — Loma
San Diego — Pacific Drive-In
San Francisco — Alexandria
San Francisco — Coronet

COLORADO
Denver — Aladdin
Denver — Centre
Denver — Denham
Denver — Paramount
Denver — Tabor

CONNECTICUT
Hartford — Strand

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Washington — Palace
Washington — Uptown
Washington — Warner

FLORIDA
Coral Gables — Riviera
Jacksonville — 5 Points
Miami — Florida
Miami Beach — Lincoln
Miami Beach — Roosevelt
Miami Beach — Sheridan
North Miami Beach — 163rd St.
St. Petersburg — Center
Sunny Isles — 170th St.
Tampa — Britton
Tampa — Park

GEORGIA
Atlanta — Loew’s
Atlanta — Rhodes
Atlanta — Roxy

HAWAII
Honolulu — Kuhio
Honolulu — Queen

ILLINOIS
Chicago — Cinestage
Chicago — McVickers
Chicago — Michael Todd
Chicago — Palace
Chicago — State Lake
Chicago — Woods

INDIANA
Fort Wayne — Clyde
Indianapolis — Lyric
Indianapolis — Twin-Theatair Drive-In

IOWA
Des Moines — Capri

KENTUCKY
Lexington — Strand
Louisville — Brown

LOUISIANA
New Orleans — Panorama
Shreveport — Saenger

MANITOBA
Winnipeg — Garrick
Winnipeg — Metropolitan

MARYLAND
Baltimore — Film Centre
Baltimore — Mayfair
Baltimore — New
Baltimore — Town

MASSACHUSETTS
Boston — Astor
Boston — Capri
Boston — Gary
Boston — Saxon
Springfield — Arcade
Worcester — Warner

MICHIGAN
Detroit — Madison
Detroit — Mercury
Detroit — United Artists
Pontiac — Miracle Mile Drive-In

MINNESOTA
Minneapolis — Academy
Minneapolis — Century
St. Louis Park — Park

MISSOURI
Kansas City — Brookside
Kansas City — Capri
Kansas City — Empire
Kansas City — Tower
Richmond Heights — Esquire
St. Louis — Ambassador
St. Louis — Mid-City
St. Louis — Pageant

NEBRASKA
Omaha — Cooper
Omaha — State

NEW JERSEY
Asbury Park — St. James
Atlantic City — Virginia
Upper Montclair — Bellevue

NEW YORK
Albany — Hellman
Albany — Ritz
Bronxville — Bronxville
Buffalo — Century
Buffalo — Granada
Buffalo — Teck
DeWitt — Shoppingtown
New York — Capitol
New York — Criterion
New York — DeMille
New York — Rivoli
New York — State
New York — Warner
Rochester — Monroe
Rochester — Riviera
Syosset — Syosset
Syracuse — Eckel
Utica — Uptown

OHIO
Cincinnati — Capitol
Cincinnati — Grand
Cincinnati — Twin Drive-In
Cincinnati — Valley
Cleveland — Colony
Cleveland — Ohio
Cleveland — Palace
Cleveland — Stillman
Columbus — Cinestage
Columbus — Main
Dayton — McCook
Youngstown — State

OKLAHOMA
Oklahoma City — Cooper
Oklahoma City — State
Tulsa — Brook
Tulsa — Rialto
Tulsa — Ritz

ONTARIO
Ottawa — Nelson
Toronto — Tivoli
Toronto — University
Toronto — Uptown

OREGON
Portland — Broadway
Portland — Hollywood
Portland — Music Box

PENNSYLVANIA
Philadelphia — Boyd
Philadelphia — Fox
Philadelphia — Goldman
Philadelphia — Midtown
Pittsburgh — Nixon
Pittsburgh — Penn
Pittsburgh — Warner

QUEBEC
Montreal — Alouette
Montreal — Seville

RHODE ISLAND
Providence — Elmwood

TENNESSEE
Chattanooga — Rogers
Memphis — Crosstown
Nashville — Crescent

TEXAS
Beaumont — Liberty
Corpus Christi — Tower
Dallas — Capri
Dallas — Esquire
Dallas — Tower
Dallas — Wynnewood
Houston — Delman
Houston — Rivoli
Houston — Tower
Houston — Uptown
San Antonio — Broadway
San Antonio — Woodlawn
Waco — 25th St.
Wichita Falls — State

UTAH
Salt Lake City — Centre
Salt Lake City — Park-Vu Drive-In
Salt Lake City — Villa

VIRGINIA
Norfolk — Memrose
Richmond — Westhampton
Richmond — Willow Lawn

WASHINGTON
Seattle — Blue Mouse
Seattle — Music Box
Seattle — Paramount

WISCONSIN
Milwaukee — Strand
Milwaukee — Towne

Notes:

Studio and private screening rooms have not been included.

The information in this article was principally referenced from film industry trade reports, regional newspaper promotion, projector and sound system trade advertisements and installation records.

If you believe this article contains any errors or omissions, please consider emailing the author or editor.
 
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