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New York City’s 6 Best Movie Theaters

April 23, 2012 1:40 PM

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What classic, indoor activity is better than going to the movies? If you’re looking for something beyond your average movie-going experience, look no further. By Carly Sitzer.
rerun New York City’s 6 Best Movie Theaters

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reRun Gastropub Theater

147 Front St.
Brooklyn , NY 11201
917-406-9192

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Brooklyn’s reRun theater offers a unique theater-going experience for those looking to enjoy an indie film. Instead of your typical soda-and-popcorn, guests are treated to a full bar with rotating taps, organic wine and a full liquor cabinet. Additionally, the bar offers traditional and creative snacks made by a renowned pastry team.

ziegfeld New York City’s 6 Best Movie Theaters

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Ziegfeld Theatre

141 W. 54th St.
New York , NY 10019
212-307-1862

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To feel like a celebrity, you have to live like a celebrity. And there’s no better way to do that than by checking out the Ziegfeld Theatre, which hosts red carpet events and New York movie premieres. This huge, classic movie theater is sure to make you like a classic movie star.

cinema village New York City’s 6 Best Movie Theaters

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Cinema Village

22 E. 12th St.
New York , NY 10003
212-924-3363

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Greenwich Village’s Cinema Village is New York City’s premiere and oldest-standing location for independent films. Cinema Village offers an array of films—from sleeper hits, to indie premieres, to cult classics and international successes. If you’re looking to see the next big independent film, look no further than Cinema Village!

museum of the moving image New York City’s 6 Best Movie Theaters

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Museum of the Moving Image

36-01 35th Ave.
Astoria, NY
718-6888

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The Museum of the Moving Image—which is an entire museum dedicated to films, located in Astoria—is one of the top New York City destinations for not only contemporary, but also classic films. After you screen one of the films, take advantage of everything the museum has to offer by exploring the museum’s many film-related exhibits.

maysles cinema New York City’s 6 Best Movie Theaters

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Maysles Cinema

343 Malcolm X Blvd.
New York, NY 10027
212-582-6050

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Maysles Cinema, named after legendary independent filmmaker and founder Albert Maysles, is the top destination for independent films and documentaries in New York City. The casual and personal vibe adds to the atmosphere of the theater, which provides an intimate and unique experience when watching a socially conscious documentary.

the paris theater New York City’s 6 Best Movie Theaters

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The Paris Theatre

4 W. 58th St.
New York , NY 10019
212-688-3800

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The Paris Theatre, which has made a name for themselves for hosting movie premieres, is one of the best date night destinations in New York City and one of the last single-screen art houses around. The theater’s classic features and independent picks makes it perfect for a night out on the town.

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