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Crescent Theater

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208 Dauphin Street, Mobile, AL 36602-2718
+1 251-438-2005
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Quirky, Friendly, Awesome

Small and quirky, this theater in downtown Mobile is a relic from the past yet offers a modern... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2015
Mobile, AL
The Little Engine that could...

This quaint, authentic theater from a bygone age, whilst loaded with old-world charm, has updated... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2015
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“front row” (13 reviews)
“beer and wine” (12 reviews)
“honor system” (7 reviews)
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208 Dauphin Street, Mobile, AL 36602-2718
+1 251-438-2005
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Reviewed July 7, 2015

Small and quirky, this theater in downtown Mobile is a relic from the past yet offers a modern movie experience. Recently upgraded to digital projection, with a new sound system, movies look and sound great, but you do not come here for that. You come...More

1  Thank Sbamaguy
Reviewed July 1, 2015

This quaint, authentic theater from a bygone age, whilst loaded with old-world charm, has updated digital projection and sound systems so you get the best of both worlds. For those born after the advent of the modern-day multiplex cinema chains came into existence, seeing a...More

1  Thank 3,181
Reviewed June 30, 2015

If you're tired of the big box chain movie houses this is a theater for you. With wine and beer on the menu along with soft drinks of every variety it has all the amenities. They typically show independent films but a big budget pic...More

Thank nibblett
Reviewed June 30, 2015

a great way to watch a movie at leisure, in the company of a small group, the proprietor is great (Max), and you feel at home

Thank easytraveler61
Reviewed April 29, 2015

Saw Woman in Gold in this quaint theatre and loved the venue, the movie and location. Fun end to my day.

Thank LHNichols
Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

On a vacation date night with my husband, this theatre lived up to the reviews. Wonderful owner and personal service,he greeted many of the movie goers by name. The regulars offered us advice on restaurants to go to and were very welcoming. Although some things...More

1  Thank razz1971
Reviewed March 6, 2015

I happened upon the Crescent Theater while looking for things for my wife and I and another couple to do in Mobile Al. The Crescent is a throwback to old town small theaters which are becoming hard to find. Max the owner/ticket seller/ticket taker/seller of...More

6  Thank 2worldtravelers2013
Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

My best friend and I visited on Mother's day! (Seen "The Other Woman") We did a Dinner/movie date! Omg I feel in love with this place from the flat moment I walked it.... Owner was so hospitable.... You can purchase beer/wine and popcorn.... the seats...More

1  Thank Danielle S
Reviewed January 9, 2015

What a great little theater! Its an older, lovely building.The owners are very welcoming and show great movies. You can relax in Lazy Boy chairs in the first row and enjoy snacks and a beer or bring your own food. It is an all around...More

2  Thank yoBrookly
Reviewed November 5, 2014

I have been to several movies at the Crescent, and the owner seems to have great taste in showing current and classic movies. I also like the choice of drinking a alcoholic beverage during a show. A nice touch.

3  Thank camarrin
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October 23, 2015|
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