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Great Local Theater with Recent Releases

Love this local gem! Comfy seating in any of their 3 theaters decorated in a medieval flare, with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
393-On-The-Road
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Portland, Maine
Great theater

Had a great time. Clean, good movies. The food was great. The bathrooms were very nice and the... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
garron1971
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Naples, Maine
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9 Depot St, Bridgton, ME 04009-1211
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this local gem! Comfy seating in any of their 3 theaters decorated in a medieval flare, with excellent sound systems. Plenty of free parking and a nice concession stand. Be sure to plan on a meal at the Tannery Pub within the theater. But...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 393-On-The-Road
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Had a great time. Clean, good movies. The food was great. The bathrooms were very nice and the staff was very friendly. Prices were good.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank garron1971
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We really enjoy the Magic Lantern. It is within easy walking distance of our house, as well as local restaurants and of course Reny's.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jdajwl
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We saw a movie at the Magic Lantern Theatre and enjoyed sitting in the balcony. Unique experience and a nice change of pace during our vacation of sightseeing and driving. Definitely recommend seeing a movie here on a rainy day or otherwise.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GoethalsFamily
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

What a great theatre!! Definitely go a little early to get a good seat. They open 30 minutes before the 1st show. The seats were comfy, with lots of leg room! Great price and the movie and sound were great! We will definitely return when...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

This movie theater is a little gem in Bridgton. It typically has the big box shows at small town prices. Clean, bright and fairly comfortable. The theaters are small so on weekends or for openings get there early to ensure you get a decent seat...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ajaxme
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I've been to the Magic Lantern Tannery Pub a few times now and the food is just underwhelming. I love the big screen for football games and the beer menu is good. However, the pub-level food is just not that good so don't go there...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Bill A
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Pub fare with good menu but poor quality. On a busy night food came quickly but was undercooked. Thyme mixed in with mayo on a blt was unappetizing.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 01864
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Great movie theater. Clean thearers,clean well Stocked restrooms. Nice employees. Great prices. Adult seating only in balconies is a plus.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Susan C
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We love going to the movies in Bridgton,Maine. This is a beautiful movie theater. Pub has a large movie screen for games and movies. The food is good but the atmosphere is what I love. Popcorn is always my favorite for in the theater and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank alicestcyr
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