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Cedar Lee Cinema

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Always a good selection of movies

The small theaters are enjoyable and intimate. The movies can be independent or big box office so... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
Cleveland, Ohio
Old is Often Better

This was one theater in the 1940’s and now it’s 6. Shows art films, special performances,midnight... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Cleveland, Ohio
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First opening its doors on Christmas Day 1925 as an 1,100 seat, single-screen theater, the Cedar Lee Theatre was transformed into a twin-screen theater in 1983 to compete with the increasing number of multiplexes and to meet the demand to play an...more
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2163 Lee Rd, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118-2975
+1 216-321-5411
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

The small theaters are enjoyable and intimate. The movies can be independent or big box office so lots to choose from. I enjoy the fact we can enjoy an alcohol beverage and the staff is always courteous.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank robin136
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This was one theater in the 1940’s and now it’s 6. Shows art films, special performances,midnight horror films. Old fashioned but clean and friendly. There is ALWAYS something there to see. Nice bar with pastries and other goodies. I have been going there since 1942....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kaufman804
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Always great movies with stars you know but don’t get the hype that others do. This is the place to see them. Clean, comfortable theaters with good viewing. Check out the dozen good places to eat within a block or two.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ewald G
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We actually went 2 nights in a row. Great films were playing. The first time, he took my ticket and said theater 6. We it was my first time there, i had no idea were that was, he seemed put off that he had to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank travelnetv
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We has three hours, so we went to an afternoon showing of Hearts Beat Loud at the Cedar Lee. It's an old-style theater: no stadium seating, narrow rows, etc. But they have a decent refreshment stand with hard drinks, multiple screens, special and cultish screenings...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jaseaton
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Yes, there's Netflix.. and Hulu... and a zillion channels plus videos and every other way to view films. But don't you really miss going to a real cinema and seeing that movie or documentary on the big screen? And don't you want to support local...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank WHMeg
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

This is one of the beat places to see a good independent movie. The theatres are small but good. The seats in some are close but tall people should sit on the ends ( lol). They have food and drinks beer wine soda and the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank maverickfile
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We went to see this movie based on the end of actress Gloria Grahame with my mother-in-law who used the closed captioning device provided by the theater. Nifty doohickey! She had no trouble following the film. The small, stadium are seats were unexpectedly comfortable, too....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jaseaton
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Even though it has multiple screens, this still always feels like a neighborhood theater. It's friendly and fun, and shows a variety of films from first run to old classics. With a refreshment stand that features wine, beer, mixed drinks, pastry and coffee, - as...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jene W
Reviewed 31 December 2017

This is primarily an art house theater, but they also show some popular movies. I love that they serve cocktails along with the popcorn! They also have a frequent customer card which provides discounts on tickets and concessions at all the theaters in their group,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Becky H
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