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Strand Theater

345 Main Street, P.O. Box 433, Rockland, ME 04841
(207) 594-6641; (207) 594-0070; (207) 594-6105
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Ranked #3 of 17 attractions in Rockland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Movie Theaters, Theaters
Most recent review
- Jul 28, 2014
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West Chesterfield, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

3D movies look great, clean and friendly staff, it's a little pricey but that's to expect at a movie theater

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Bethesda, Maryland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This is a great venue! I've seen concerts here and movies and they've all been great. This place has so much character and they do a great job getting a variety of events. They also have more than your typical "movie theater snacks" including wine :)

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Burbank
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Nice clean theater with lots of history. The seats were comfortable and the films offered were good. The lobby was classic. They offer plays, concerts, and other entertainment as well.

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Lincolnville, Maine
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Refurbished to its grand days with super good digital sound and viewing. Sit in the front row of the balcony for best effect and be sure to grab the Carmel corn! Also has live performances throughout the year.

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Portland, Maine
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132 reviews 132 reviews
42 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

The Strand is GRAND - a grand old theater from yesteryear. It is clean and nifty and everything you would expect an old grand theater to be. I wished I lived in the area because I would go to a lot of shows and events. It is an intimate and relaxed theater but it is very well maintained and there... More

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Machias, Maine
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

We went in January, with the new digital projectors, to see "Philomena" with Judi Dench. The quality of the film was great, although it bothered my mother's eyes and she went to sit further back. Nice sound, nice seats, and they had cup holders. We bought nonpareilles and they weren't too outrageous. Water fountains down in the basement next to... More

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rockport maine
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Going to The Strand is such a wonderful treat! During the long cold winter it's a great place to see good movies and top notch live entertainment.

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Maine
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Restored theater from the 30s. Great staff, huge arrary of entertainment from new movies to classic, live performances, simulcasts from London and the Met. Unsurpassed!And warm chocolate chip cookys.

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Portland, Maine
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Wonderful old theater that puts on top-notch performances and has a feel that is second to none. If time is available- go to the show and take the entire family!

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Rockland, Maine
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We live in Rockland and frequent the Strand as often as practical - almost without regard for what is playing because it's such a treat to be surrounded by such architecture and craftsmanship. The restoration took place just a year after we moved here and the Strand has improved our quality of life by just being there. I recommend the... More

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