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Burns Court Cinemas

Opens in 20 min: 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Wonderful place to see independent films

Join the Sarasota Film Society for $25 per person and see any of the movies at either Burns Court... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Denise J
via mobile
Hidden treasure

Art house type of theater. Tucked away in Burns Court next to the Owen’s Fishcamp restaurant. Great... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
Margo A
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Showcasing independent films. For times and film information see website. We serve beer and wine. For Discounted admission become a member - see our website for member pricing and freebies.
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Hours Today: 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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506 Burns Ln, There is no on site parking. Burns Court District parking is street parking., Sarasota, FL 34236-7030
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+1 941-955-3456
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Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Join the Sarasota Film Society for $25 per person and see any of the movies at either Burns Court or Lakewood Ranch Cinémas for $6 at any showing. We typically see one movie per week and get a small popcorn and drinks (wine, beer and/or...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2018

Art house type of theater. Tucked away in Burns Court next to the Owen’s Fishcamp restaurant. Great venue to see limited release films. My friends and I enjoyed “RGB” at a nearly sold out matinee. Comfortable seating, smaller theater, adequate concessions but with a bar!...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

We love going to this theater. It is like going back in the 50s. It has a nice snack counter and if you like you can have a cocktail as well. I recommend if you are in the area to go you will not be...More

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Alma E, Manager at Burns Court Cinemas, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

We are exploring Sarasota’s gems as relative newbies. Found this place for independent films. Saw two excellent films this afternoon (out of “season” and a weekday. Films were both excellent. Parking was easy and theater clean and comfortable. We will be back for more films...More

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Alma E, Manager at Burns Court Cinemas, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

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Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Burns Court is an interesting area. Our walk to the movie was entertaining & pleasant as we enjoyed the beautiful,quaint old houses on the way there. The theater is well kept & clean. Certainly a charming place!

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Alma E, Guest Relations Manager at Burns Court Cinemas, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2018

Thank you for taking time out to visit our Burns Court location!

Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Saw "A Fantasic Woman". All the money from ticket sales, popcorn, candy, etc. goes to support the Film Society of Sarasota. Theater is small. There is free parking at a lot on Orange - a couple of blocks away.

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Reviewed February 16, 2018

Love the ambiance at this movie theater. The selection of movies is excellent. The concession counter has a great selection of beverages and snacks.

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

If you like art house and intelligent movies you cannot go wrong here, It is one of the few places left that shows art movies.

Thank DeclanS
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Twenty years ago I first visited Burns Court Cinema to see the Blair Witch Project. It was a special viewing with decorative sticks hanging from the ceiling and a particularly dark theatre. As you can imagine the movie scared the crap out of me. I...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Great time with my kids in this small theatre that has 2 or 3 sections. Comfortable chairs and in a cute area of restaurants and shops. No lines, no wait.

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There is no parking for the theatre. Be prepared for a long walk unless you get lucky.
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