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Address: 510 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-2737
Phone Number: +1 713-223-3456
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This cinema was different to most I've visited. There is more available to customers than just the usual popcorn and snacks and the variety of films differs from just... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Gareth M
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This cinema was different to most I've visited. There is more available to customers than just the usual popcorn and snacks and the variety of films differs from just blockbusters to allow the independent films an audience as well. It is well located and I found the service from staff on my visits excellent. The layout, with a small table... More 

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Thank Gareth M
Monroe, Louisiana
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175 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

the theatre was located in the theatre district and easy to find. the staff was very friendly and there were many movies and schedules to choose from. it was very clean and the seat were some of the most comfortable i have ever sat in.

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Thank Shelbydee
Bonaire
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

Do not go at thight when there are no parking attendants or you will be stuck paying anyway, like we did. Well the theater was great. too bad our evening was marred by the outrageous theft of parking fees. Though they claim they validate the parking for you , and they did, there was no one at the attendant booth... More 

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Thank steven w
Aventura, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

We'd gone to see Deep Water Horizon yesterday at a large Houston Theater but the projection lights were so dim there was no color to the screen. We got our money back and figured we'd see the film back home. But then I found the Sundance Cinema online and am I glad I did. First of all, all seats are... More 

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Thank chitownsue1246
Houston, TX
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173 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

I loved this place when it was opened as Angelika because it was new, stylish, good food, and indie movies. It closed up and reopened as almost the exact same concept a few years later under the Sundance name. Gone was the chef inspired food but cocktails and indie movies stayed. They added Robert Redford to the movie openings and... More 

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Coldspring, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

Sundance Cinema Houston comps the parking fee, ticket prices are about average, food is a bit pricey. Cinema is very clean, and there is no sticky floor in the theater. All around had an very good experence

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Sugar Land, Texas
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Hubby and I decided last minute to head to the movie after having an anniversary brunch downtown. We were literally the only two in the theater for the 12:00 showing on Sunday afternoon. The decor is very nice; what you'd expect from Robert Redford/Sundance. We can't speak to the food or the service. I bought a $4 (!?!?!?!) bottle of... More 

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Thank M M
Holton, Indiana
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

Went to see Bourne, it was a good movie. The theater was not very clean when I went which was on a Thursday @ 6pm. I got popcorn and they don't use real butter plus the popcorn was a bit stale. The seats where assigned and very comfy. Also when I walked in abunch of the employees where just sitting... More 

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Houston, Texas
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

Good downtown location- small theatre with fresh made pizzas and wine. Theatre food- clean- comfortable seats-3D movies available.

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Thank Needbetterinternet
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

I enjoyed my visit to the Sundance Theater. It can be a one-stop movie and dinner experience. Upon entering the theater there is a bar area over to the left. You can order cocktails, wine, beer and food, which you can either eat and drink there or take into the theater with you. You can also purchase your movie tickets... More 

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