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Coolidge Corner Theater

290 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2917
+1 617-734-2501
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Great Art Moviehouse in Coolidge Corner

The Coolidge theater is a very special place, redecorated several years ago in Art Deco style... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Judith C
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Nostalgic

We love the Coolidge theater! We usually sit in the smaller theaters and never have an issue.. This... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
meme4934
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Peabody, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
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“non profit” (13 reviews)
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290 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2917
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+1 617-734-2501
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Coolidge theater is a very special place, redecorated several years ago in Art Deco style. There are 4 theaters, two large and two small, and the offerings are always great. Plus there are silent films, opera and live theater films, midnight thrillers. Something for...More

Thank Judith C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love the Coolidge theater! We usually sit in the smaller theaters and never have an issue.. This time we saw movie in large theater. A lot of the audio was hard to hear. I thought it was just me but the other people I...More

Thank meme4934
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderful little jewel, which often has Opera. Not many people know about this. I love Coolidge Corner where I used to go to the movies as a kid. The shops here are more affordable and interesting ,and the area has classic Massachusetts architecture. Small shops...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This theater has been a part of the Brookline landscape for decades and is a community treasure. Film goers walk from the neighborhood streets and come from miles around to see international, documentaries and the finest work of film culture. Today the theater is non-profit....More

Thank Nancy2005
Reviewed 15 May 2017

three screens, one very small, but show unusual and good movies and sometimes live performances by local groups.

Thank rzamenhof
Reviewed 13 May 2017

If you like going to the movies, then this place is highly recommended! It is a movie theatre which has remained as is since it was built and is immaculately maintained. The period design highlights the grandeur and style of going to the movies in...More

Thank Jeanne R
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

It is an old and beautiful movie theater. You can see more independent movies here in comparison with usual chain movies theaters. The theater itself is also very beautiful.

Thank Amon182
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We had a great time seeing a movie theater brings you back to a more nostalgic time we saw get out and enjoy out time out staff was friendly

Thank 506seanj
Reviewed 17 January 2017

No commercials other than previews. The best films for sophisticated audiences. A wonderful community feel. Wine after 4, if you'd like. Special programs for kids, ballet enthusiasts, opera.

Thank Anita J
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

See a movie at a great small historic Art Deco style movie theatre. One of a kind. Shows unusual movies not usually seen at regular movie theaters. Membership is available for locals who want to visit frequently with special pricing and incentives. If you are...More

Thank Lindy L
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Jonny Depp was there last night with other lead actors for the world premier of his new film, "Black Mass". That was probably one of the few times men wore ties and women wore evening dresses to the CC. Other than that... More
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