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Burns Court Cinemas

506 Burns Ln, Sarasota, FL 34236-7030
+1 941-955-3456
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Art movies

Only place in town for the less commercial movies to be seen. Good selection of art movies... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2014
Joan F
Bradenton, Florida, United States
Nice to Have

Burns offers independent movies on a regular basis. Although small, the screen size was very good... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2014
John L
South Venice, Florida, USA
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506 Burns Ln, Sarasota, FL 34236-7030
+1 941-955-3456
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Reviewed 13 June 2014

Only place in town for the less commercial movies to be seen. Good selection of art movies. Negative: very small rooms, sometimes you can hear the movie playing in the next room. But it needs to be supported and I recommend it.

Thank Joan F
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Burns offers independent movies on a regular basis. Although small, the screen size was very good with average sound. Seating was average old-school: no padding and leg room was tight for my 6'. Cup holders. Concessions: popcorn, candy (No Hard candies!!!???), water, soda , beer...More

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 28 May 2014

There is only one place you can sit in a wheelchair i.e the back row and the space is too small for a standard electric chair. As a result it can affect your enjoyment of the film and is uncomfortable when you have to ask...More

Thank SheanaLondon
Reviewed 22 May 2014

The theater on Burns Court has been there for as long as I can remember but it has never been fully updated or re-done. The screens are about the size of a large TV screen and the sound from the adjoining theater is sometimes louder...More

1  Thank retirededward
Reviewed 5 May 2014

We have been to Burn's Court several times to see some movies before they hit the local theaters. The theater has 3 small theaters inside. It reminds you of the old theaters with the old type seating. A nice feature is the ability to buy...More

Thank gwaugh
Reviewed 3 May 2014

this little independent theater (3 screens?) offers artsy and foreign films not found in larger, main-stream theaters. delightful setting on the cutest side-street in sarasota, adjacent to "fish camp" restaurant, dwarfed by huge rainforest tree.

Thank ddsrq
Reviewed 18 April 2014

It is important to get tickets early as the best shows draw a large cinema going audience. The theaters are small but seating is comfortable. Their selection of movies is the best. Nearby restaurants are almost all good. The seafood one right next door does...More

Thank bdtraveler181943
Reviewed 15 April 2014

We get all the best movies thanks to this wonderful film lovers resource. I would encourage resident and long term visitors to become Film Society members and save money on every admission.

Thank Ed T
Reviewed 13 April 2014

My 16 year old son who has type 1 diabetes went to see Divergent this afternoon at Lakewood Ranch Cinemas in Bradenton. He was with a group of other students of similar age most of whom were girls with purses. My son has a leather...More

5  Thank Chad S
Reviewed 12 April 2014

Yes, we went there to see Wes Anderson's latest movie, "The Grand Budapest Hotel" , while on vacay. Overall the experience was good. You can drink wine and beer here. She did, I didn't. Small art house type theatre, friendly staff, fresh popcorn, mediocre sound....More

Thank Opie1Cannoli
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Barbara B
16 January 2015|
Response from Bruce W | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking for the theatre. Be prepared for a long walk unless you get lucky.