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Burns Court Cinemas

506 Burns Ln, There is no on site parking. Burns Court District parking is street parking., Sarasota, FL 34236-7030
+1 941-955-3456
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Love the ambiance at this movie theater. The selection of movies is excellent. The concession... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
AdelaDP
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Atlanta, Georgia
Great little Gem in Sarasota

If you like art house and intelligent movies you cannot go wrong here, It is one of the few places... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
DeclanS
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Lee, Massachusetts
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Showcasing independent films. For times and film information see website. We serve beer and wine. For Discounted admission become a member - see our website for member pricing and freebies.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“small theater” (8 reviews)
“art house” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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506 Burns Ln, There is no on site parking. Burns Court District parking is street parking., Sarasota, FL 34236-7030
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+1 941-955-3456
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Love the ambiance at this movie theater. The selection of movies is excellent. The concession counter has a great selection of beverages and snacks.

Thank AdelaDP
Reviewed 3 October 2017

If you like art house and intelligent movies you cannot go wrong here, It is one of the few places left that shows art movies.

Thank DeclanS
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Twenty years ago I first visited Burns Court Cinema to see the Blair Witch Project. It was a special viewing with decorative sticks hanging from the ceiling and a particularly dark theatre. As you can imagine the movie scared the crap out of me. I...More

Thank BogDogs
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Great time with my kids in this small theatre that has 2 or 3 sections. Comfortable chairs and in a cute area of restaurants and shops. No lines, no wait.

Thank GEL2013
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Small theatre showing independent films. All of the films begin at the same time so once they are running, the lobby seems deserted. Nice night out!

Thank Tipsmaketravelfun
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Quaintest (is that a word?) little movie theatre shows some of the most powerful films around. Three small intimate screens where you feel safe, comfortable and among adults frankly. Join the membership to save on films, popcorn and wine if you plan to frequent the...More

Thank Cindy E
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Clean, comfortable and artsy. Great selection of unique movies. Small theaters make viewing very intimate. Great downtown location for drinks and dinner before or after your Indie film. Worth looking at the schedule to try something a bit different from mainstream theaters.

Thank Tyler B
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I love Burns Court because of the well-chosen films. This is not the place to see 3D block buster movies. Also there are no annoying teenagers running up and down the aisles! The concession stand has great ice cream and good snacks. Great place.

Thank Maineadele
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We always make it a point to see films at the Burns Court Cinema when we are in Sarasota--we love its smaller theaters and the selection of films, many of which would be unlikely to be shown at the larger theaters. It's great having a...More

Thank kytraveler800
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Recommend this theater for special films not available at the chain theaters. The screens are small, so sitting in the first or second row affords a good view (with no neck strain). Arrive early enough to find a street parking space nearby.

Thank C A
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Barbara B
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Response from Bruce W | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking for the theatre. Be prepared for a long walk unless you get lucky.
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