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Cinema Arts Theatre

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Address: 9650 Main St, Fairfax, VA 22031-3748
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+1 703-978-6853
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9:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 11:00 pm

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Great films and even better popcorn

Where else can you go to catch the latest and best films and actually have the owner come into the theatre during the previews and poll the audience about what they want to see... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed April 25, 2016
23AnnieMH
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Fairfax, Virginia
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Fairfax, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

Shows not only popular but some international films. Not crowded and easy parking. Doesn't have large screen but that's ok

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Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

Where else can you go to catch the latest and best films and actually have the owner come into the theatre during the previews and poll the audience about what they want to see -- and then walk around topping up everyone's popcorn? What Cinema Arts may lack in flashy decor and designer food, it more than makes up for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

We like that they run a lot of foreign and art films which we enjoy seeing. They also do have first run films and if it's playing at Cimema Arts that is where we will go. The seats are comfortable and everyone is welcoming and helpful.

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Burke, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

Tucked away in the corner of a strip mall, Cinema Arts brings first run and independent movies to a broad audience. You won't find reclining seats or waiter service, but you will find a wide variety of movies at a price the cineplexs can't beat. Seniors pay only $5 all day on Wednesday and Wednesday mornings and afternoons can get... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

Easy in & out. Good prices for seniors. Often has artsy films others do not. I like to go here since I do not have to go to the mall. Yummy pizza place next door. Getting new chairs for movies.

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Thank cmg3
Northern Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016

Mark is a good guy and knows how to build a loyal fan base. Gets great first run movies, of course, but also snags some amazing films that no one else gets.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

They may not have recliners and beer - but this is one of my favorite theaters! Always a great choice of movies and if you are lucky the owner will come around and refill your popcorn. They love customer input - so if you see a trailer that you love - let them know ! Plus my dh loves to... More 

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Thank Mighty10
Springfield
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

Cinema Arts offers discounted admission prices for seniors on Wednesday nights. We take advantage of this great deal every week. We make a night of it, usually having dinner at the pizza place across from the theatre, or at the excellent Thai restaurant in the same shopping center. The theatre offers movies that are not always shown in other theatres.... More 

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Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

Cinema Arts is not a national chain. Its prices are lower and while it shows a lot of the major releases, it also offers many more artistic/indie films of a more intellectual bent. The staff is local young people who seem to have a good time running the biz. Food prices, while not low, at least seem reasonable compared to... More 

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Thank Cindy G
Annandale, Virginia, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2015

Cinema Arts is locally owned and managed and the staff is attentive and friendly! They show some of the best movies and rarely have large crowds. the theaters do fill up, so arriving early is smart!! Good popcorn and other snacks. Great Pizza place in the lobby area

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