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“My favorite movie theatre!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cape Cinema

Cape Cinema
Route 6A, Dennis, MA 02638
508 385 2503
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Ranked #1 of 1 Fun & Games in Dennis
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Owner description: This Art Deco theater dates back to 1930.
Lakeville, Massachusetts
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109 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“My favorite movie theatre!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

This wonderful, historic theatre premiered the Wizard of Oz in 1939 and was built only about 10 years before that, showing silent films until talkies made their way into the mainstream media..Today, the theatre is run as an art house film destination where one can see foreign documentaries and films and independent films that dont play in mainstream theaters...As a local ,I used to come here every week where films were shown that I never would have seen...A wonderful gem of a place and one of my favorites on the Cape...The bathrooms are original to the late 20 style and the matinee food and drink area is reminiscent of the old time theaters..

Visited July 2012
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Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
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“A unique experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Beautiful ceiling with Rockwell Kent painting and old leather chairs with antimacassers!!A peek at a time gone by.

Visited January 2013
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Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts
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“See movies you would possibly miss”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

They have a different lineup of movies than does the average theatre, with indies, and foreign films, etc. the prices are right and you can become a member to save on each movie. Lots of parking and late afternoon shows available for after work.

Visited April 2013
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Rochester, New York
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“Good rainy day fun”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

The Cape Cinema is a good way to spend a rainy day on the Cape. Easy to get to, new releases, clean and fun.

Visited May 2012
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Boston, Massachusetts
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63 reviews
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“Great Venue for a great movie!!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

This 1930 cinema house is a perfect place to enjoy a movie. You will fall in love with the Art Decor interior. Pointed out to us by our friends, is the lovely 6400 sq. ft. mural by Rockwell Kent.

The seats are very comfortable and the screen is very large with great audio.

Plan to enjoy your next movie at Cape Cinema!

P.S. Make reservations for dinner after a movie at the Scargo Cafe which is right across the street from the Cinema.

Visited January 2013
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