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City Lights Cinemas

1930 Highway 101, Florence, OR 97439-8784
+1 541-305-0014
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Years of fandom

Michael and Susan have done a GREAT job with the cinema, they work all year, year after year... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John E
Artsy Small Town Theatre

I have lived in Florence for 8 1/2 years and there was a theatre before City Lights that went out... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
AmericanFarmhouse
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Florence, Oregon
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Featuring the most diverse array of filmed content on the Oregon Coast, City Lights hosts today's biggest and brightest from Hollywood, Indie-wood, Performing Arts in HD, and even live music and unique events on our Chaplin Stage. With a variety of food and beverage options, including popcorn with a deluxe Flavor Station and Oregon craft beer and wine, City Lights will thrill all your senses.
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  • Very good28%
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“box lunch” (4 reviews)
“beer and wine” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
1930 Highway 101, Florence, OR 97439-8784
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+1 541-305-0014
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Michael and Susan have done a GREAT job with the cinema, they work all year, year after year, establishing themselves as citizens and superb supporters of Florence community. I cannot recommend City Lights highly enough!!

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

I have lived in Florence for 8 1/2 years and there was a theatre before City Lights that went out of business. That theatre was what you would expect a small town theatre would be like...you know...gum stuck underneath the chairs, super small theatre rooms,...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

They are a real asset to the community, showing the popular commercial films as well as some documentaries that affect the country and the world. Excellent popcorn and some nice wines..

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

The selection of movies is good and this place feels like a vital part of a community ethic about quality entertainment and openness to the challenge of diversity. The seats were okay but a bit hard and cramped to sit in comfortably for 2 hours....More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

We have been in Florence for over 20 years and have experienced this theater throughout those years. Without a doubt our very own home town theater has moved into being a top favorite with the new owners amazing transformation from ho hum to state of...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

It's always a pleasure to go to this cinema, which offers a wide variety of well produced entertainment. Besides the usual first-run films, you may enjoy special showings, e.g. British live simulcast plays, ballets, documentaries, or a classic film that's part of a local college...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I was celebrating my birthday while on a trip down the beautiful Oregon Coast and wanted to see the latest remake of MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS. I was happy to learn that City Lights Cinema was showing it...on its opening day! Although this is...More

1  Thank Dale H
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citylightscinemas, Manager at City Lights Cinemas, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you very much, Dale. We hope you enjoyed your birthday at City Lights! We try hard to bring you the films you want to see on opening day

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We recently moved to Florence from Arizona & friends mentioned this theater, as a great place that offers a membership with discounts!! We decided to go see the new BLADE-RUNNER Movie, which was excellent & we were the only ones there during the day... Great...More

Thank Michele C
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citylightscinemas, Manager at City Lights Cinemas, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words, Michele! We hope you're enjoying Florence as much as we do. We pride ourselves on fresh popped popcorn and a whole flavor station for salt and toppings of your choice. And yes, our butter is ALWAYS real.

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We love that there is a theater in Florence. They have four screening rooms, tons of snacks and a plethora of popcorn flavor toppings. Oh yeah, they also have beer and wine. We love the membership program which starts at $25.00 and up. Some of...More

Thank J N
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citylightscinemas, Manager at City Lights Cinemas, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you very much, J N! Our membership program definitely pays for itself if you're a regular at our cinema and it supports us in a big way. And our annual member parties are a ton of fun!

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Freind that go regurlary told us of a movie showing I had not been to this theater in years. Pleasently surprised clean reasonable good value at the consessions counter and the seating was very comfortable very plesant way to spend a afternoon out of the...More

Thank Michael K
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citylightscinemas, Manager at City Lights Cinemas, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words, Michael!

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