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Star Theater

Closed Now: 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
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Fantastic old theater in a wonderful little town!

Situated in a quaint and friendly little town is a fantastic old movie theater, with popcorn to die... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
CJuneR
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Paw Paw
BEST ATMOSPHERE & STAFF

we stumbled across this precious theatre by accident and were thrilled! pros: - current movies... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2018
seethecityseethezoo
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Travel back in time to when a night at the movies was still affordable and fun: this 300 seat Depression-era movie house features sofa seating (only 3) and a super tub of popcorn with real butter for $4. A real mom and pop theater. On the West...more
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Washington & Congress Streets, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Situated in a quaint and friendly little town is a fantastic old movie theater, with popcorn to die for and a wonderful staff to greet and serve you. Snack prices are very low and movies are modern and inexpensive. Plenty of great mom-n-pop stores to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CJuneR
popcornempress, Owner at Star Theater, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Glad you enjoyed the Star Theatre and Berkeley Springs. Come see us again soon.

Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

we stumbled across this precious theatre by accident and were thrilled! pros: - current movies - adult tickets are $5. FIVE DOLLARS!!! - staff is super friendly! they made sure we got the best deal on our snacks (2 boxes of popcorn, fresh apple cider...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank seethecityseethezoo
popcornempress, Owner at Star Theater, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

Glad you found us and had a good time. We are very selective on who is allowed on couches so can verify no shenanigans. Try them next time.

Reviewed November 10, 2017

This is a trip to the past if you are of a certain age. It is a charming old theater but has new, very comfortable seats, a sofa that can be reserved and wonderful staff and popcorn. It is very affordable and a wonderful asset...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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popcornempress, Owner at Star Theater, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2017

Thanks for appreciating the Star. We love taking people down memory lane.

Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Only one movie and it was wonder woman so saw it again is a nice old cozy theater nice staff good time .

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank venomnyc
popcornempress, Owner at Star Theater, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2017

Yep. The Star does it the old fashioned way. One movie, one time on weekends. But we do change movies every week. Glad you had fun -- we do.

Reviewed March 24, 2017

This theater has been run by HIPPIES for years. I was in it as a kid and once since. Never will I go back.

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Brooks321
popcornempress, Owner at Star Theater, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2017

Your toxic attitude toward everything is legendary in Berkeley Springs. Thanks for staying away from the Star.

Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

We love our Star...prices are great, excellent popcorn! New seating and technology! A must visit when in Berkeley Springs!

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank kim k
popcornempress, Owner at Star Theater, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2017

Thanks for your positive vote. We love our audience and are always happy to see old friends and welcome new ones.

Reviewed November 1, 2016

I have attended movies and lectures at this Theater in Berkeley Springs, WV. They have been showing movies for 88 years. They just replaced their 1949 seats! These are not the new plush reclining seats you find in some theaters but they are comfortable. I...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank GLearn
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Reminds me of the Vilma theater in Baltimore, only ours had a balcony. First run films at cheap prices. Theater is clean. No running up and down the aisles. I do wish they had lids on the soda. Other than that, I have always had...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank souplady2015
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Went to see Zootopia with my children during the matinee on a Sunday. Seats had holes in them. Bathroom was dirty. There were no lids for the cups for the fountain drinks. The lady that runs it told a family with 5 children to get...More

Date of experience: April 2016
5  Thank Dustin B
popcornempress, Owner at Star Theater, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2016

Thousands of people buy popcorn at the Star before, after and during the movie. For 39 years the Star has received high marks from Health Dept. inspections. There are no holes in the seats and, in fact, the 67 year old vintage seats were just...More

Reviewed April 26, 2016

Classic old theater with new movies and digital projection. Very reasonable price for admission. Only open on weekends with one film. Soon to replace seating!

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Roberta B
popcornempress, Owner at Star Theater, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2016

Thanks for visiting the Star. By next weekend, our 67-year-old seats will be replaced by newer, wider ones. Come see us again and try them out.

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