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Supremely Surprised

One of my favorite things to do when we travel, is catch a movie at a local cinema, the smaller and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
1Kmonkeys
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Greensboro, North Carolina
Great place- support local

We love coming to this little theatre. The staff is friendly and the snacks are not as expensive... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
Vafam4
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Staunton, Virginia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favorite things to do when we travel, is catch a movie at a local cinema, the smaller and more quirky the better. We were told by a local about this place, and found it easily as it is right downtown, around the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 1Kmonkeys
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We love coming to this little theatre. The staff is friendly and the snacks are not as expensive as the other larger theatre’s in the area. The seating in nice and they are never maxed out. It’s worth a try, go ahead!! We will be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vafam4
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Love, love, love the Visulite theater! Soft rocking comfy seats, super friendly staff, great beverage choices including wine and beer! They play current movies as well as retro events. Definite must do in Staunton!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Visulite is a fun movie experience and easy to enjoy - a small restored movie house right in the historic area of Staunton - 3 screens. Regularly scheduled closed caption showings for hearing impaired. Craft beers, wines, & some hot snacks. Very upbeat & friendly...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Champville66
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

This is a great place. For a date night .With just two screens inside this theater.. It's a hidden gem. The seats recline back.. With a large screen . You will enjoy ur time here.. The visulite also have some beers on tap.. Just one...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

New movies, old theater. Right now the road in front of the VIsulite is undergoing construction and maybe closed to traffic. But the theater is open and showing first a first run movie.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 296PeterR
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

I had a chance to attend a movie here, and was very satisfied with the theater. The seats were very comfortable and no surprises. The concessions were typically overpriced as movie theaters are, but there was an OK selection. It took a few minutes to...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Dan G
Reviewed October 3, 2015

It's been many years since I have been to a small theater like this one so perhaps I am feeling a bit nostalgic, but we loved this place. Don't let the mom and pop feel of the place fool you, though. This place has been...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank vwnotabug
Reviewed September 2, 2015

Neighborhood cinema showing a great mix of box office hits and art films as well as Met Opera Live. Tickets available on line. Very comfortable seats and good visibility. Have been there many times.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank afton_traveler
Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

I have visited here several times and have come away with the same incomplete feeling. The theaters feel like they are arranged incorrectly- best way I can explain it. The bathrooms completely FAIL as you have to proceed up a narrow stairway and if its...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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