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Great Value

We love waiting a bit to see great movie from the balcony of an old style movie house! Prices... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeff N
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Worth the wait!

So what if popular movies show up here a month or so after nationwide release. It's worth the wait... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
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117 Mohawk Ave, Scotia, NY 12302-2247
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love waiting a bit to see great movie from the balcony of an old style movie house! Prices remain very cheap, while the popcorn has gone up its still a lot less than the chain theaters. Glad to help a locally owned business!

Thank Jeff N
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

So what if popular movies show up here a month or so after nationwide release. It's worth the wait: great ticket prices, modestly priced candy and drinks, and popcorn with real butter. And this theater has a real balcony, too.

Thank whatnocoffee
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Looking for a truly enjoyable modern old time experience, then Scotia Cinema is the place to go. One big screen, comfortable seating, low prices, family friendly and it has a balcony. It is a gem in the Capital District and I hope it always remains...More

Thank kdawg29
Reviewed 25 January 2018

This is a single screen theater, with updated comfortable seats and a balcony! Slightly second run movies at an unbelievably low price! For about $30 a family of four can buy tickets, drinks and snacks, A lovely locally owned business we love to support, and...More

Thank A923CBheatherk
Reviewed 28 December 2017

As a first time visitor, I was blown away by both the low ticket prices and the amazing way this family run theater looks. Everything is neat, modern and nicely decorated. The lobby isn't huge, but it definitely is well organized with the box office...More

Thank disneyguy333
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We love coming to the Scotia movie theater. Love the low price & has current movies. why would I ever pay for a high price movie when I can come here. I love supporting a local business who is cares about supporting his community.

Thank Michelle Farrin... G
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Best, best, best bang for your buck! Affordable, comfortable, and nearby! We love visiting the Scotia Theater!

Thank Kimberly228
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Low cost ($5) place which runs movies which are not first run. The kind of place the whole family can watch a movie, have popcorn and drinks and not spend a fortune. Nice to have in a small town

Thank dobbiedad
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We like to get here early, to see the community ads. It's fun to see local merchants touting their businesses with nervous glances at the script, or a tremor in the voice. Of course, we visit them and have a good laugh -- and make...More

Thank Kernan D
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Just the "Best" Neighborhood Theater!! Ticket Prices are phenomenal, popcorn is delicious, seats are comfortable, and it is clean and quiet. What more could anyone ask for?????

Thank Linda V
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Robert P
11 February 2018|
Response from disneyguy333 | Reviewed this property |
My best guess would be RKO, it seemed to be the most popular studio back in the day. RKO did own the Plaza and Proctor's.