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Address: 210 Lincoln Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4372
Phone Number: (831) 426-7500
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Great movie choices

Nickelodeon Theatre always has the interesting movies & first run films. Some hard to find that show onluy here, 2 of the theatres are very small, so come early for a seat. Sister... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 2, 2014
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Watsonville, California
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Watsonville, California
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125 reviews 125 reviews
32 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Nickelodeon Theatre always has the interesting movies & first run films. Some hard to find that show onluy here, 2 of the theatres are very small, so come early for a seat. Sister Theatre, Del Mar , on Pacific Garden mall is a vintage gem, showing first run films & special showings. Both are perfect to watch favorite movies...any popcorn... More 

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Watsonville, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This is the best theater for great independent films and organic popcorn and the best baked treats .

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Santa Cruz, California, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The best popcorn in town and still cost less than the the chain theaters. This for the locals.3 different theaters , one is a restored historial theater, not to be missed

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Soulsbyville, Ca
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Always a great selection of movies, good popcorn and a cozy, movie/film lover feeling! We general head for this theater or it's sister theater down the block to find the best Indys!

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Santa Cruz, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Better popcorn, with decent concessions. Screens are small but cozy environ. Beats the corporate film experience by a mile.

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Santa Cruz, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

For a smaller population center, Santa Cruz is blessed to have so many fine independent films shown at this theater group. There are actually three locations, including Aptos. Check the excellent internet site for showtimes. Prices are less than the big theaters, with senior discounts for those over 60. I am grateful to have this resource in our town!

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Santa Cruz, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Went for a movie date with my girlfriend to see 'fault in our stars' the movie itself was just over 2hours. Personally I hadn't been to a movie theater in quite a few years and was skeptical about attending one locally as they normally tend to be quite expensive considering it's basically the cost of a single movie. Went in,... More 

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Oswego, New York
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70 reviews 70 reviews
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Shows excellent selection of films and the atmosphere is great. The price is typical for any movie theater. This is the place to go see films.

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CA
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68 reviews 68 reviews
9 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

So if you want to find the latest foreign film, or critically acclaimed indie film, you will find it at the nick. Being a university town, this is the one heater that you can go to to find that small film you read about in the NY times. The theaters are generally pretty small with limited seating, but you won't... More 

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Los Gatos, California
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

When we want to see an independent film, want to be in Santa Cruz for dining or just the vibes, we choose "the Nick." It has several theaters, some small but film choices and the snack bar are not ordinary.

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