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Address: 606 S Fawcett, Tacoma, WA 98402
Phone Number: 253-593-4474
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Great intimate theatre

Great staff! Fun selection of movies. Parking can be an issue, but usually only a short walk if the lot is full. My wife purchased me a membership as a gift, and it was a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
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Tacoma, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Great staff! Fun selection of movies. Parking can be an issue, but usually only a short walk if the lot is full. My wife purchased me a membership as a gift, and it was a wonderful gift that paid for itself quickly. It also eliminated the parking issue, as yoy get a parking pass with a membership.

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Puyallup, Washington
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76 reviews 76 reviews
9 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Do you know that old pair of shoes that fit just right and feel great? They might not be fancy or the latest fashion, but they fit you perfectly and make you feel good? That is the grand cinema. You will enjoy quality movies without the baloney and large crowds. Not shiny, but very good.

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Gig Harbor
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

The Grand is a small, independent non-profit movie theatre in downtown Tacoma. They show a mix of first run movies together with independent and foreign films that you will not find anywhere else in the area. There are four screens. Seating is limited so the viewing environment is intimate. We became members last year. With our membership (and a senior... More 

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Fox Island, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We discovered The Grand Cinema about a year ago and then I wished we knew about it sooner. Now we have a membership and enjoy the benefits of discount tickets and free small popcorn. And I love the popcorn there. It's the only place around to see some of the indie and art films. We go there on a regular... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

If your a film buff, or just a movie buff, or love independent films, this is the place for you. Delightful atmosphere old time theather feel.Very enjoyable experience.

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Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
8 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I usually love these types of cinemas, but our first visit left us a little disappointed. The staff seemed a bit overtaxed, leaving them a little edgy. But my least favorite part was listening to the movie next door, as the walls are just too thin. This took away from the excellent, non-action (read: quiet) movie that we were watching.... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Can't say enough about the "neighborhood" theatre. The movies never disappoint. Unusual, thought provoking Oscar and Golden Globe nominees play first at the Grand. Great documentaries. Volunteers and cheerful people who love the movies in the lobby. Reasonable price for first rate "IT" movies playing in larger metro areas. Read a review in the Wall Street Journal and a week... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great prices, popcorn and movies. Recommend becoming a member as it has several benefits. Members get money off ticket prices, free small popcorn and an additional parking lot to use and membership is tax deductible. Best nonprofit or for profit movie house around. Don't forget real butter on the popcorn.

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Puyallup, Washington
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51 reviews 51 reviews
9 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great movies are shown here. The seating is really limited for each showing, I don't like the center aisles, but other then that, its a cozy, intimate place to see flicks from all over. Really good popcorn!

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Puyallup, Washington, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Small, friendly atmosphere. Interesting, quality movies. Respectful help and customers. Parking may be challenging.

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