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Acme Screening Room

25 S Union St, Lambertville, NJ 08530-1841
+1 609-483-5457
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Great place to see good films you won’t find at the multiplex

ACME Screening Room is a non-profit organization, and an important institution in the Delaware... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Meg M
via mobile
Arthouse cinema in Small Town, U.S.A.

The ACME Screening Room screens a wide range of thought-provoking, provocative films -- including a... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
jtbell34
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Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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ACME Screening Room, a non-profit weekly independent and documentary film series, regularly features guest speakers (authors, directors, activists), post-film discussion programs and/or exhibitions held in conjunction with a film. Our programs bring the world of film to life for our audience members and create a space to thoughtfully reflect on films by artists at all levels.
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25 S Union St, Lambertville, NJ 08530-1841
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

ACME Screening Room is a non-profit organization, and an important institution in the Delaware River Towns/Bucks County Community. Local courtroom by day, movie theatre by night, Acme offers great, often inventive programming, including “art house” films, independent films without major distribution, locally produced films, and...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

The ACME Screening Room screens a wide range of thought-provoking, provocative films -- including a generous helping of foreign flicks, documentaries, and short films -- in the heart of the bucolic Lambertville, N.J./New Hope, Pa., arts community. Of particular interest are the visiting artist events...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

The Acme isn't much to look at - the building is a former supermarket and the screening room is a courtroom in the daytime and chairs are the folding type - but they show unique independent films in a friendly, casual setting. They have a...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2015

I'm a periodic traveler to Lambertville, NJ and enjoy each and every one of my visits, no matter the weather or time of year. I receive Acme's newsletter and can plan to drop in whenever I'm in town. I've never been disappointed and it always...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2015

The diversity of events scheduled at The Acme Screening Room is just amazing....documentaries, films, shorts, independent movies, including Q & A' with directors or filmakers, is too good to pass up! The price is right, the setting unique, the people very welcoming, everything about this...More

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Acme_Admin, Manager at Acme Screening Room, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2015

Thanks for your review. It tells us we are reaching our goal to bring great, and varied programming to this area, stuff you wont see at chain theaters. See you at the movies!

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Reviewed 14 May 2015

The Acme Screening Room shows interesting, mostly low budget, under the radar movies every weekend. We have seen many films there that we loved. Frequently, they will have the filmmaker or director present for a Q & A about the film, it's subject matter etc....More

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Acme_Admin, Manager at Acme Screening Room, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2015

Alan we could not agree more about our chairs, and we have been working to get approval to improve our chairs from the City for the past year! Wish us luck and we hope to see you at the movies in one of our wished-for...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2015

Great films and discussion. Terrific variety of films. Reasonably prices. More people should be coming to this little gem!

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1  Thank peaches230
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Acme_Admin, Manager at Acme Screening Room, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2015

Aw, thanks!

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Reviewed 13 May 2015

Films are great, seating leaves a lot to be desired. The seats are uncomfortable, unless you are able to snag a cushy seat I the back. We need a real movie theatre setting, like the County Theate in Doylestown. We pleased at the types of...More

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Acme_Admin, Manager at Acme Screening Room, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2015

We could not agree more about the chairs and please stay tuned because we are working to get approval from the City to replace them with comfy chairs! See you at the movies.

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Reviewed 13 May 2015

The Acme shows some wonderful documentaries and there are lots of wonderful restaurants in the area. I just wish the Acme had more comfortable chairs.

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1  Thank Mary D
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Acme_Admin, Manager at Acme Screening Room, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2015

Hey, yes, we are with you there on the chairs and are working on getting approval from the town to install comfy ones for all to use. Wouldn't that be great!? Wish us luck and see you at the movies! Thanks.

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Reviewed 13 May 2015

The ACME Screening Room is a gem -- a weekends-only film screening program for true cinema lovers. Nitch films of all types -- whether a Hollywood independent, interest-specific documentary, this non-profit organization is small, pioneering and making great headway in bringing thought-provoking cinema to Hunterdon...More

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