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The Ideal Theatre

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607 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1439
+1 989-386-9968
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Denise Jenks

Great prices, not a bad seat in the house! Great sound, friendly service ! Best popcorn made in... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2016
dmjenks
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Clare, Michigan
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very cool old theater

This is a very old but very neat theater. The seats are not the most comfy but that is probably... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2016
edward p
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“small town” (4 reviews)
“four bucks” (3 reviews)
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607 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1439
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607 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1439
+1 989-386-9968
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Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Great prices, not a bad seat in the house! Great sound, friendly service ! Best popcorn made in coconut oil! An original old building in Clare! Love this place!!!!

Thank dmjenks
Reviewed March 2, 2016

This is a very old but very neat theater. The seats are not the most comfy but that is probably the only downside. The prices are outright cheap and they show good movies (only one screen). Its like a trip to the past. Very neat...More

Thank edward p
Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

Small and cozy - only plays one movie at a time. Prices are great and my family of 5 can watch a movie with goodies for under $40 versus the $60-70 we would spend at larger theaters!

Thank Nursemomtothree
Reviewed October 26, 2015

They show current movies. It is a small theater but seating is comfortable. The popcorn is great. The price is right.

Thank Fran W
Reviewed September 17, 2015

I love to support older theatres. I hope you do also so we still keep some of them around. This theatre is a great value. Both admission and items from the concession stand are a bargain compared with the chain theatres. The theatre only shows...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed July 25, 2015

Nice antique theatre where you can still get in for a great price. The seats are dated, but heck- I can take my family of five for the price of what two people would be at another theatre! I'm not kidding! They have a deal...More

Thank carouselqueen
Reviewed June 4, 2015

They need new bathrooms. Good place to take the kids and see a movie if you're too tired to drive. Low Prices.

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

The only reason I gave this theater a bad rating is because of the owner. The theater itself is awesome. One show a week and cheep tickets and concession, but the owner on the other hand is extremely rude to customers and to his employees....More

3  Thank Samantha R
Reviewed May 18, 2014

We love the historic feeling of this older movie theatre. They still have the original seats (they may have re-done some of the leather) but everything else is in it's original state. The movies are recent, the popcorn very good, we love the fact that...More

2  Thank TheKuesters
Reviewed October 14, 2013

What a great little theater. Prices are low and the concessions are even lower! This little theater is like stepping back in time. What a wonderful experience.

Thank Lvmurf22013
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