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Very Nice

Super cute theater because it is so small and kinda feels like a private theater. There are 2... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janet H
Burlington, Washington
Get lost in a movie, with a cold glass of chardonnay and spicy popcorn! IN THE PUBLIC

IN THE PUBLIC...I can watch a fabulous movie (one you may not see advertised in the Netflix... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shauna T
Ferndale, Washington
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 19 April 2014

The Pickford is the best place to catch off beat art and foreign films - no blockbusters here. Attracts an urbane followoing of locals who appreciate the eco friendly community feel. Highly recommended

3  Thank Loannetter
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Reviewed 17 December 2012

I was watching a movie in the back row of the theatre, being completely silent. I realized I needed to shoot a quick reply text. With my phone covered I was making a reply text. The light from my phone was seen by noone but...More

1  Thank Alison S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Super cute theater because it is so small and kinda feels like a private theater. There are 2 theaters here. About 100 or less seats in each. So all the seats are good. Very neat and clean. Nice restrooms. I didn't even know it existed...More

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 1 week ago

IN THE PUBLIC...I can watch a fabulous movie (one you may not see advertised in the Netflix rotation or whatever)...meaning having a potential unpredictable ending, LOTS of symbolism, you get the drill...AND...with a nice little glass of wine..AND..maybe a charcuterie tray...AND...little spiced up POPCORN! And...More

Thank Shauna T
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Always enough myself at the Pickford. Love their popcorn & toppings. Everyone is friendly & so helpful. Love the volunteers who help to make the theater as great as it is!!

Thank Martha1105
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We wanted to see a last academy pest picture nominee and it was only showing here. The price was right, so away we went, it is a typical cinema you would find in a small town, but what a pleasant surprise. No 12$ popcorn, but...More

Thank FloridaBC
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Great theater! Love the size of the theaters & the people that work the concession stand. They are ever so cordial & helpful. Love that they use real butter on their popcorn. Great place to stay for a double feature.

Thank Martha1105
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Stopped here to see 'Shape of Water' last weekend and this is a fun little theater. The seats were very comfortable and seemed to have a really good sound system also. Good place to see a movie.

Thank ckTraveler09
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great place for an evening with excellent movies, foreign films, decent wine and very comfortable. The best in area

Thank emilhecht
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Small local movie theater that shows older films, little known films and art films. Fairly comfortable for small theater. Usually refreahments

Thank nwindsdenson
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This friendly film center has three theaters two at Bay St and the Limelight nearby on Cornwall Ave. They publish a monthly newsletter and one can purchase tickets on line in advance. Members have privileges...free popcorn on Mondays and the opportunity to purchase beer and...More

Thank Gailthesailorgirl
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Went to Afternoon Matinee...Not Too Crowded...Modern ..Comfortable..Seating....This Establishment Presents ...Sophisticated Films..For ..Open-Minded..People Who ..Are Critical & Educated...

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