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Cool, Intimate Cinema Experience

Saw "LadyBird" at the Cinemateque just last week. Lovely little old theater with limited seating... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2017
Cara O
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Manhasset, New York
Best place in Miami Beach to watch Independent Film

I love independent movie houses and this place is literally 4 blocks away from my house. So this is... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2017
Kelvis D
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Hialeah, Florida
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Reviewed December 30, 2017

Saw "LadyBird" at the Cinemateque just last week. Lovely little old theater with limited seating, friendly folks manning the concession stand-cum-box-office area...like watching a movie in a friend's home theater. We even met the executive director of this not-for-profit "historic" venue. While it was far...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Cara O
Reviewed November 10, 2017

I love independent movie houses and this place is literally 4 blocks away from my house. So this is obviously a marriage made in heaven! I went this past weekend to See Ryan Gosling's film, "Only God Forgives". I have been to the MB Cinematique...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Kelvis D
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Every time I come to South Beach I make a point of attending one of the fabulous movies showing at this fabulous little find. They are always Sundance Festival films, foreign, or have one or two awards. Some are in English, some have subtitles, but...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank 424elenc
Reviewed September 9, 2016

Great locals spot! Housed in the historic city hall on Washington next to the Miami Beach police dept building. Always playing art house films, indie style and independent or foreign films. Nice date night.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Leah305
Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

A huge addition to Miami Beach which was lacking in independent and foreign cinema. The man that runs the theater, Dana Keith, truly has a passion for and an extensive knowledge of film. Movies are shown in digital projection in a charming theater housed in...More

Thank easyb0621
Reviewed December 26, 2014

great indy movies. prices seem a little steep but worth it to put the $$ back into the non profit arena. they moved from espanola to wash ave at the old city hall some time back. great place for historians.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank EUwunderluster
Reviewed December 14, 2014

Adore the old building and Dana always have an amazing collection of films to choose from. Memorabilia vitrines are awsome to browse and the old poster and books. Aldo do not miss the brownies!!!

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Cubana31
Reviewed December 9, 2014

Get your tkts in advance...line slow, but theatre seating is great and the sound very good always the latest films and many many screens

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank sannor
Reviewed October 20, 2014

A bit expensive, but well worth a visit especially after a long days walking and now you can relax in a creative atmosphere.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank DrGoodTravel
Reviewed September 22, 2014

Finally a locale in Miami where you can meet educated people with much to discuss and share. The theater is very intimate and very cozy. No alcohol unfortunately but very posh yet for a low cost.

Date of experience: March 2014
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