Theatres are arranged alphabetically by City,Region / State. Due to the amount of theatre photographs,using Search allows you to locate by City, State or Name instead of going thru the entire collection. 

Where have all the marquees gone?  During the 1930s and the 1940s every big and little town had its theatre.  Theatre marquees spelled out excitement and glamour.  They were symbolic of plush interiors, places where one could escape into a world of illusion for a few hours.  This was entertainment for the whole family.  Then along came television and more than three thousand theatres closed.  Thoses that closed were mostly small storefront houses with less than five hundred seating capacity.  Large theatres fought back with cinemascope and air conditioning.  In the next two decades freeways, malls, and the decline of downtowns closed thousands more.  Then the final blow came with the development of cable and VCR.  (Read more...)

 

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CA1415
CA1415 Theaters - CA1415: Academy June 1956 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3578
CA1416
CA1416 Theaters - CA1416: Academy Sept 1982 InglewoodAcademy Cathedral - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3579
CA1417
CA1417 Theaters - CA1417: Academy Oct 1982 InglewoodAcademy Cathedral - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3580
CA1418
CA1418 Theaters - CA1418: Academy Jan 1983 InglewoodAcademy Cathedral - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3581
CA1420
CA1420 Theaters - CA1420: 5TH Ave Oct 1982 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3583
CA1424
CA1424 Theaters - CA1424: Fox Jan 1983 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3587
CA1426
CA1426 Theaters - CA1426: Fox Jan 1983 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3589
CA1427
CA1427 Theaters - CA1427: Fox Cinema II June 1984 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3590
CA1428
CA1428 Theaters - CA1428: Fox & UA 1955 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3591
CA1430
CA1430 Theaters - CA1430: United Artist & Fox 1955 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3593
CA1431
CA1431 Theaters - CA1431: 5TH Ave Oct 1982 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3594
CA1435
CA1435 Theaters - CA1435: Fox Jan 1983 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3598
CA1436
CA1436 Theaters - CA1436: Fox Jan 1983 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3599
CA1438
CA1438 Theaters - CA1438: Fox Cinema II June 1984 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3601
CA1440
CA1440 Theaters - CA1440: Pussycat June 1984 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3603
CA1442
CA1442 Theaters - CA1442: United Artist 1955 Inglewood - Inglewood, California More Info
5/31/2008
3605
CA1446
CA1446 Theaters - CA1446: Reel Joy May 1984 King City - King City, California More Info
5/31/2008
3609
CA1448
CA1448 Theaters - CA1448: Park March 1986 Lafayette - Lafayette, California More Info
5/31/2008
3611
CA1449
CA1449 Theaters - CA1449: Park March 1986 Lafayette - Lafayette, California More Info
5/31/2008
3612
CA1453
CA1453 Theaters - CA1453: Lark Aug 1980 Larkspur - Larkspur, California More Info
5/31/2008
3616
CA1456
CA1456 Theaters - CA1456: Cabaret Jan 1983 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3619
CA1458
CA1458 Theaters - CA1458: Fox West Coast Aug 1980 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3621
CA1459
CA1459 Theaters - CA1459: Fox West Coast Aug 1982 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3622
CA1460
CA1460 Theaters - CA1460: Fox West Coast Jan 1983 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3623
CA1463
CA1463 Theaters - CA1463: Fox West Coast Imperial Theatre Long BeachTrolley PE 420 - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3626
CA1464
CA1464 Theaters - CA1464: Imperial & West Coast Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3627
CA1465
CA1465 Theaters - CA1465: Imperial May 1980 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3628
CA1467
CA1467 Theaters - CA1467: Imperial & West Coast Jan 1983 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3630
CA1468
CA1468 Theaters - CA1468: Imperial Jan 1983 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3631
CA1469
CA1469 Theaters - CA1469: Movie - West Coast Jan 1983 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3632
CA1471
CA1471 Theaters - CA1471: Palace Jan 1983 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3634
CA1473
CA1473 Theaters - CA1473: Palace Jan 1983 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3636
CA1474
CA1474 Theaters - CA1474: Rivoli 1955 Long BeachPE 455-2 Trolley - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3637
CA1475
CA1475 Theaters - CA1475: Rivoli 1955 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3638
CA1476
CA1476 Theaters - CA1476: Rivoli 1955 Long Beach - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3639
CA1480
CA1480 Theaters - CA1480: Santa Fe Jan 1983 Long BeachBrunswick 22 Bowling Lane - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3643
CA1481
CA1481 Theaters - CA1481: Santa Fe Jan 1983 Long BeachBrunswick 22 Bowling Lanes - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3644
CA1482
CA1482 Theaters - CA1482: Santa Fe Jan 1983 Long BeachBrunswick 22 Bowling Lanes - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3645
CA1484
CA1484 Theaters - CA1484: Adolphus Jan 1983 Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California More Info
5/31/2008
3647
CA1486
CA1486 Theaters - CA1486: Arcade Jan 1983 Los Angeles - Long Beach, California More Info
5/31/2008
3649
CA1488
CA1488 Theaters - CA1488: Arcade Jan 1983 Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California More Info
5/31/2008
3651
CA1489
CA1489 Theaters - CA1489: Arcade Jan 1983 Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California More Info
5/31/2008
3652
CA1492
CA1492 Theaters - CA1492: Balboa July 1983 Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California More Info
5/31/2008
3655
CA1495
CA1495 Theaters - CA1495: Bard's Jan 1983 Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California More Info
5/31/2008
3658
CA1496
CA1496 Theaters - CA1496: Beverly Aug 1982 Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California More Info
5/31/2008
3659
CA1498
CA1498 Theaters - CA1498: Teatro Blanquita Jan 1983 Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California More Info
5/31/2008
3661
CA1499
CA1499 Theaters - CA1499: Teatro Blanquita Jan 1983 Los AngelesPainted Building - Los Angeles, California More Info
5/31/2008
3662
CA1500
CA1500 Theaters - CA1500: Broadway April 1980 Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California More Info
5/31/2008
3663
CA1502
CA1502 Theaters - CA1502: Broadway Jan 1983 Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California More Info
5/31/2008
3665
CA1503
CA1503 Theaters - CA1503: California April 1980 Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California More Info
5/31/2008
3666

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