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Allen Park Cinemas


2001 Photo from the Adam Martin collection.
6601 Allen Rd
Allen Park MI 48101
(313) 381-1125

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Record #5708  
 Opened: 1940
Capacity: 1200 seats
Architect(s): Bennett & Straight
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:
 Previously operated by: MJR Theatres

Opened in 1940, the Allen Park was a single screen theater with seating for 1,600. This was the first movie theater for Nicholas George, who would go on to become one of the area's leading exhibitors.

The theater was twinned in 1970, sold to AMC Theaters in 1986, and later divided up into five theaters and sold to MJR Theatres.

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August 2001 photos from the Adam Martin collection.


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