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The Way Films Ought To Be Seen

This lovingly-restored theater (and its cousin, The State Theater), are my favorite places to see... read more

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Laurie W
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Great Experience

Make sure you watch a movie at the AUDITORIUM and visit a little earlier for the Organ Show. It’s... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
Athens, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This lovingly-restored theater (and its cousin, The State Theater), are my favorite places to see all the best movies (and live shows in the auditorium of the Michigan Theater, too). In addition to being able to see films on the big screen with great sound,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Laurie W
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Make sure you watch a movie at the AUDITORIUM and visit a little earlier for the Organ Show. It’s lovely. Quite expensive popcorn and sodas though (costs us as much as the tickets :/

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 9 January 2019

This may be the best motion picture and special events theater in the State of Michigan. Designed by famed theater architect Maurice Finkle, the theater opened in 1927. Over 50 years I've seen dozens of famous musician perform here and the films are always A...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

We visited the Michigan Theater for a free screening of Elf. It was our first visit to the theater and we were very impressed. The detail and artwork of the building is breathtaking and it brings you back in time. We sat up in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Have been here numerous times and always enjoyable. Last time there we saw a comedy show. The smaller venue really makes the shows more personal. Plenty to do in that area before/after the show so hang out downtown A2.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JMT2424
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Awesome!! I enjoy the old feel the movie theater has and it also serves alcohol!! Tickets aren't overpriced and the popcorn is good!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank shanel689
Reviewed 27 August 2018

A destination as well as a venue for movies and performances! The exterior architecture provides a welcome introduction to the in side of the theater. Their sound quality is memorable. The Michigan Theater adds to our community's experience.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

As an annual member in support of the Michigan Theater I enjoy many fine films there. The Michigan opened in 1928 and was saved from demolition in 1978. The theater is enhanced by the 1927 Barton Theater Pipe Organ. It is one of the few...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank A2Marija
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Went there for an anniversary present. They refused to honor the highest priced seats in the theater, and insisted we be re-assigned seats. They tried to blame it on the performers, but the show was not sold out, and they were embarrassed. The "very good"...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tawnya J
Reviewed 18 June 2018

There is nothing more pleasant and satisfying than to listen to the early organ playing as it did so long ago...take a sip of wine, nibble at the popcorn, and sit back in comfortable seats only to be transported back in time while watching the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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