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Hillcrest Cinemas

3965 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 819-0236
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Ranked #92 of 231 Attractions in San Diego
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- Aug 26, 2014
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English first
La Jolla, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

The Landmark in Hillcrest appears to have freshened their auditoriums? We found the sound and the overall look to be just fine. As always they do have the best popcorn.

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San Diego, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
5 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The best place in San Diego to watch limited release films. Nice clean theater. Good seats and sight lines. Validated parking! What more could you want?

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San Diego, California
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11 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is my favorite movie theatre in San Diego. Love the ¨cinéma d´art¨and the indie films shown here. Parking ticket validated, good popcorn and Italian sodas. Hillcrest also offers a great variety of restaurants to go to before or après your movie.

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San Diego, California
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39 attraction reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

My husband and I often come to this theatre in the heart of Hillcrest. We like the popcorn and the coffee. Prices are a bit steep but you do have the opportunity to watch foreign or independent films. I love going to the movies..but if you go to the typical theatres in San Diego you are often in the midst... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2012

I am not sure when my love affair with foreign movies started. I am fluent in Spanish and took a few years of French. I have always sought opportunities to see a foreign film. In a quirky building, above a parking garage, in the thriving and busy neighborhood of Hiilcrest,, surrounded by the most amazing smells of all types of... More

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