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Incredible old world charm n decor...great location, staff(who are all volunteers) go there every... read more

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I missed the visit on the inside. However, the outside draws you. The Marilyn Monroe statue outside... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2018
Texarkana, Arkansas
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Tropic Cinema is South Florida's only nonprofit multiplex cinema screening 1st-run indie, foreign and documentary films and Hollywood blockbusters every day. With 4 theaters, state-of-the art projection services and the best concessions stand...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
416 Eaton St, Key West, FL 33040-6512
+1 877-761-3456
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Incredible old world charm n decor...great location, staff(who are all volunteers) go there every chance i get.

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Decent seating, usual snacks , if you used to reclining chairs and dining and all that stuff this theater may not be for you. However if the movie and a comfortable chair and cool air conditioning do it for your viewing needs, you should be...More

Thank K G
Reviewed July 30, 2018

We checked the web yesterday morning and a movie was showing at 3:35. We attempted to buy tickets but the website directed us to Mama Mia instead of the Mission Impossible movie listed at 3:35. So we tried to phone. The first showing was at...More

Thank EvidentlyInvisible
Reviewed July 30, 2018

We tried to purchase tickets online for a Sunday movie. Couldn't do it online for that particular movie. So we tried to call and ask what was the matter. No answer all day. Now it is Monday, we saw the same movie we wanted to...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

I missed the visit on the inside. However, the outside draws you. The Marilyn Monroe statue outside is delightful. It prompts you to be wowed. When I saw it I could not believe my eyes. It is life like size and standing directly over a...More

Thank LaMujer
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

This is a surprisingly nice little theater just off Duval St. I stopped in to see Jurassic World when the temp. hit 96 degrees. The sound and picture quality were excellent, and the seating comfortable.

Thank TN_DSC
Reviewed June 26, 2018

Search all you wish but you will never have a more enjoyable experience than the Tropic Cinema, From the attentive, respectful and helpful volunteer staff to management whose task is the daily oversight of this fabulous facility you will never find a venue to enjoy...More

Thank larrybM4682LA
Reviewed June 24, 2018

This is my favorite place to spend an afternoon...well when I am not on a boat! Love that it is run with volunteers! Popcorn is scrumptious and the beer & wine hits the spot. Even if you aren't a local...carve out a couple hours while...More

Thank donnamustluvdogs2018
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

This is a small, multi screen art deco movie theatre one block off Duval Street. Just $10 for matinees and $12 for other showings. My wife and I saw Solo: A Star Wars Story in its opening week. I’d describe this as a community theatre,...More

1  Thank Stephen A
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We saw DeadPool2 in the Dow room. It is tiny, but it was so much fun. The popcorn was great and featured real butter. Fresh baked cookies at the concession stand.

Thank Bosk M
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December 26, 2017|
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Response from Muffarah M | Reviewed this property |
The tickets are the same prices as any movie tickets in any state. Their concesssion stand however is unusual and cheaper
July 22, 2017|
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Response from Paul M | Property representative |
Parking is a huge issue for all the businesses in Old Town Key West. However, for our members we offer access to heavily discounted parking after 5:00 every night at the post office which is only a block away. If you're... More