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Address: 13226 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta T2J 7E5, Canada
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Definitely worth the money!

Movies seem to be in and out of the regular movie theatres much quicker these days so if you miss seeing a movie you were hoping to see in the regular full price theatres and... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
Laurie R
Calgary, Canada
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Calgary, Canada
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Movies seem to be in and out of the regular movie theatres much quicker these days so if you miss seeing a movie you were hoping to see in the regular full price theatres and don't want to wait until it's released on Pay TV, this is the theatre to see it in. Overall the staff are friendly and personable,... More 

1 Thank Laurie R
Calgary, Canada
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80 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

It is a shame, so inaccurate to call Canyon Meadows Cinema a discount theatre. It is true they have amazing prices, $5 per person for a movie, less for kids. We caulk the mid day show of Captain 'America - Civil War. My wife things the popcorn served there is better tasting than the first run theatres. The seats are... More 

Thank photogmark
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The theater is old, but its the best price in Calgary. The carpet needs a good steam cleaning, and the smell is not very welcoming. The price for popcorn and pop is similar to the expensive theaters. The quality of the screen is nice and the sound is very good. The seating is not very convenient for short people and... More 

Thank Nabil R
Fort McMurray, Canada
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118 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Cheap theatre showing movies that just got out of the major cinemas. Comfortable roomy seating. Was very happy with our first visit and will definitely be returning.

Thank missedme
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36 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Tickets are $5. Most of the movies come right out of the first run theatres. If a movie is horrible. It's $5 not $13-$16. Yes, the Theatre is older, but what do you expect for $5? Depends what part of the city you live in. It's a long drive. Make a night of it. Go for dinner and cheap movie.

Thank ible13
Calgary, Canada
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47 reviews
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

Economical doesn't permit the owners to stale popcorn or over cooked small hot dogs. I recognize profit is important with cinema food, so you would think there would be some focus on quality. There are inconsistency's regarding theatre security there are many times no staff properly checks the theatre for feet up on seats. Seems folks do it most before... More 

Thank G P
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94 reviews
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Reviewed 10 January 2016

What a great place to catch a movie that was removed from the mainstream theatres. For $5 and some little more for popcorn, it was worth the drive from the north.

Thank Dltbst
Calgary, Canada
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

I come here all the time, I love this place! When you don't want to spend $20 in the regular theater, just wait a bit and see it at Canyon Meadows for $5. I get a movie and a kids pack (small popcorn/drink and candy for $12.50) How can you say no? :)

Thank Steen S
Calgary, Canada
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67 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Cheaper tickets for older movies, can't go wrong but the prices reflect this theatre bad seats, popcorn isn't the same sad the rest

Thank Samantha B
Calgary, Canada
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86 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2015

My wife and I love coming here because the cinema is in good shape, and we get to see movies for $5 bucks each. When compared to the $109824908239089058 that Cineplex charges, $5 seems like an excellent deal. Of course the movies aren't brand new, but we don't care. Hurray!

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