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My son was scheduled to attend an event with his classmates. Every year they visit JB. I normally... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
marirod17
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New York City, New York
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Three, two, one, ACTION!

The Jacob Burns is a neighborhood gem. Anchored in Pleasantville, it is the best movie arts theatre... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
DiDan725
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New York City, New York
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The Jacob Burns Film Center is a five screen community supported art house cinema located in Pleasantvile, NY screening the best in American and foreign independent film as well as unique series and special events. Special guests at the JBFC have...more
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Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

My son was scheduled to attend an event with his classmates. Every year they visit JB. I normally travel with him on trips because of his food allergies but I was not able to attend this year. So I called to check on the popcorn...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

The Jacob Burns is a neighborhood gem. Anchored in Pleasantville, it is the best movie arts theatre around. Intimate seating. Featured films. Artistic films. Special events. Film club available. It is the perfect place to see a film with plenty of restaurants walking distance from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Great place to see independent films and film festivals. Parking is available usually within a few blocks. Some films sell out so advanced film purchase may be necessary for some popular films.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

love this jem of a movie theater. They offer films that would only be offered in the city. They also have screenings with the writers and directors of the film. You can hear all about what motivated the writers and directors to make the film

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

Small and charming. I love movies at this theater. The town has restaurants and coffee shops for before and after the movie.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

Smaller theaters with very comfortable seating. Movies are current and quality. Nice experience every time we go.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been coming to this theater for many years. Its one of my favorite movie theaters to go to in Westchester NY. It’s great to have a theater that plays independent and foreign films when I wanna get away from the big blockbuster hits. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Paige G, Public Relations Manager at Jacob Burns Film Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you so much for your support! Hope to see you back at the theater again soon.

Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

I was meeting a friend in Armonk and happened to Google what to do in the area, Jacob burns film center popped up. It looked adorable. We watched the amazing woman, it was a really good movie. Even though I live in Marlboro, NY, I...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Paige G, Public Relations Manager at Jacob Burns Film Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you so much for your support! Hope to see you back at the theater again soon.

Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Great movie theater good selection of movies. Membership is not mandatory but is a good idea . Entrance is less with membership. Good snack bar pleasant employees.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Paige G, Public Relations Manager at Jacob Burns Film Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you so much for your support! Hope to see you back at the theater again soon.

Reviewed February 12, 2018

Went to see movie on Saturday at 5:55pm. Got there at 5:59 pm and after paying $14 a ticket (No Senior discount allowed, this is their regular price!) walked into theater at 6:03 pm and Movie was underway. After movie ended we asked why no...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Paige G, Public Relations Manager at Jacob Burns Film Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Hi there, We're sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your trip to the JBFC. We shortened our preview reel in response to patron feedback that big chains show too many previews, but we're sorry to hear that you missed the beginning of the film...More

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