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Address: 10337 82 Ave NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 1Z9, Canada
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Balcony Seating

I love coming to this theatre and sitting in the balcony! There is a second theatre in the basement that isn't as fancy but I enjoy the intimate size.

Reviewed 17 February 2017
BookGrrl75
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I love coming to this theatre and sitting in the balcony! There is a second theatre in the basement that isn't as fancy but I enjoy the intimate size.

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Thank BookGrrl75
Spruce Grove, Canada
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137 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I revisited this place during the 2016 Fringe Festival to see Mike Delamont's show called, God is a Scottish Drag Queen. I have not been here for a while and this is the first time here for a Fringe play. The staff were great and I was ordered to get the popcorn by my better half. I was pleasantly surprised... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This place is a film lover's dream. It's a beautiful, historic venue with big, comfortable seats and a selection of independent films playing year round.

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Thank Kevin G
Edmonton, Canada
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31 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Rather small but cozy, just like the good old days. The selection of movies is very nostalgic, a nice getaway from the mega theatres everywhere. Prices at the snack bar are reasonable

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Thank Bill H
Alameda, California
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72 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The Princess Theatre, on Whyte, is in a nice location. We sat in the upper balcony; okay movie screen, clear and reasonably bright for an old venue. My personal downer was with the slacker staff and the strange games with popcorn refills they play - despite encouraging comments it turns out only the large gets a refill, and in a... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

If you.ever habe the chance gonsee a movie here. It is one of the oldest theaters around. Even have a balcony. So.neat to.see a movie is such an old theater. Be sure to arrive half hour before as they dont open the doors until exactly half hour before the show starts. Looks really neat inside and they even have a... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2016

Always love seeing movies at this art-house cinema. Great location on Whyte Ave in Edmonton. Always great titles, both indie and mainstream for cheaper than the big cinema houses.

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Thank Desi D
Edmonton, Canada
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132 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Watched the Danish Girl in this old style movie theatre with the old velvet curtains. Small screen, small seating area, small quiet crowd of mature adults. Sound at a level acceptable to old ears. $8 tickets. Short line up.

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Thank 123Intrepidtraveller
Edmonton, Canada
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50 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Grand old style theatre. Popcorn tastes like popcorn and all that good stuff =). Management is going to change for whatever reason near the end of January. I'm hoping the legacy will continue.

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Thank JGGLAztec
Sherwood Park, Canada
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45 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We enjoy coming here anytime we can. Stunning venue and enjoy the old vintage style this theatre brings. Comfortable seating and delicious snacks to compliment any movie.

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Thank Kristi S

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