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Hillcrest Cinemas

3965 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 819-0236
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Ranked #115 of 221 attractions in San Diego
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- Jan 30, 2014
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San Diego, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
5 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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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38 helpful votes 38 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
134 helpful votes 134 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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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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