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Fine Arts Theater

36 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC (Downtown Asheville)
828 232 1536
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Ranked #6 of 84 Attractions in Asheville
Type: Movie Theaters
Most recent review
- Sep 16, 2014
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Fort Lauderdale, FL
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64 reviews 64 reviews
7 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Best little fine arts cinema in Asheville. Great movies you can't get elsewhere, perfect location downtown. BUt best of all, the prices for popcorn and drinks are actually reasonable. Its a gem for this lttle city and aside from limited show times, go if you can.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This is an old-fashioned arts theatre. We have seen numerous films of note over the years, such as "What the <Bleep> Do We Know?" and it is clean, very old-fashioned, and right downtown.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Quaint older style theater with good movies. Popcorn is good, The restrooms are clean and the staff is friendly. Never a disappointment with the several visits I done.

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Always a great collection of "special" films- not just foreign and artsy, but very much movies with messages that stay with you. ie. Saw "Once" there , and had to buy a copy for myself and NUMEROUS friends and family.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I love this little theater in Asheville. My husband and I frequently make trips downtown and often catch a movie here. Tuesday afternoon movies are just $5. What a bargain! I also love that you can preview films on their window kiosk. So even if you don't have time to catch the whole film, watch the trailer. It's free.

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Asheville, North Carolina, United States
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

A flash back to the OLD times, reminds of the old movie theaters. Wish they update the seats though.

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Cortez, Colorado
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Great selection of films in downtown Asheville where walking around the neighborhood is great and there are many, many great eateries.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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45 reviews 45 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Small theater with comfy seats, good prices. Special discounts on Tuesdays. Good choices of films. Pleasant environment. Center of town makes it a great convenient location.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This is NOT a run of the mill movie theatre. More of an art house but not exclusively. I always check their listings first before going to the regular theatres. Large screen, small house.

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Columbus, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Great ( a bit off-beat. Not your typical) movie selection and seating. Previews running constantly in window so you can see what might appeal to you. Can even take a beer into theater with you...

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