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Saving the Historic Roxy Theater During Pandemic

There’s so much history and nostalgia in the old-time movie theaters. Few and far between, there’s one such treasure where the lights on the marquee still shine brightly, at least for now. There’s quite a story of survival to tell … Continue reading

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Halloween Movie Memorabilia

Get your favorite Halloween movie memorabilia posters t-shirts and more. Halloween, 1978 Premium Poster – 18 x 24 in Halloween Poster – 27 x 40 in Halloween 2 Poster – 24 x 36 in Halloween – Splatter Mask (Slim F… … Continue reading

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Bucks County Drive-In

The Bucks County Drive-In opened in 1951. This drive-in closed in 1998 and has been demolished. A shopping center has replaced this former drive-in. It was located at 401 Easton Road, Warrington, PA 18976 had two screens and could accommodate … Continue reading

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Still Filling Seats at the Devon

Though Mayfair’s Devon Theater on Frankford Avenue was forced to cancel its first theatrical production season midway through due to budget cuts, the theater’s productions otherwise seem to be thriving. Mike Votel, 23, a bar manager at the theater, said … Continue reading

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Devon Theater Reopens in Mayfair

A Northeast Philadelphia neighborhood gets an obscenity-free theater. Northeast Philadelphia may not be known for a large arts scene, but a new addition to the Mayfair neighborhood is about to change that perception. Along Frankford Avenue, the Mayfair Community Development … Continue reading

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Staying alive at the Devon theater

As if the round, flashing marquee lights, the tiny street-side box office, the freshly popped popcorn aroma and the giant curtain covering a 30-foot-wide screen aren’t enough to convince you . . . then the bigger-than-life images of the immortal … Continue reading

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