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Once struggling, now a real presence, a gem.

The place was once hit or miss and now features really excellent artsy and indy first run film... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
Ed B
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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Cute Theater to Watch Indie Movies

Cute little movie theater showing independent films. It only has 3 screens so obviously you... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2018
Alex M
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250 Reily St, Harrisburg, PA 17102-2550
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

The place was once hit or miss and now features really excellent artsy and indy first run film. Recently took in The Wife and Love, Guilda. In downtown Harrisburg with ample free parking, surrounded by good eateries nearby. Wonderful events, great snack bar with fresh...More

Thank Ed B
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Cute little movie theater showing independent films. It only has 3 screens so obviously you selection isn't huge but the line up was good when we visited. My quibble was that the entrance to theater 1 is right next to the screen so when someone...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed April 8, 2018

The once struggling Midtown Cinema, has become a real film arts paradise for those of us who miss the variety of the really big city. Showing first run foreign and independent films which are winning awards around the world and old time movies with special...More

Thank Ed B
Reviewed February 4, 2018

The screen room and the seats were perfect, the screen was good as was the sound. The avant-garde choice of movies was what had us drive 45 minutes to get there. We will most definitely be returning to the Midtown. Only one draw back and...More

Thank manmoon1
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

This was my very first visit and I was greatly impressed with what I saw. I loved how they old cinema memorabilia around the place! It was great to see an old projector and the old reels before everything became digital. It was a blast...More

Thank gayguy85
Reviewed January 30, 2018

This theater has a lot of character. We go here for all the movies that don't hit the main theaters.

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Our first visit to the Midtown will not be our last. While I had tempered my expectations on my first visit to an 'indie' cinema, perhaps expecting to see worn and tired, I was delighted to find comfortable and fun. And ice cream. And local...More

Thank twarfield302
Reviewed September 7, 2017

If you want to experience the Harrisburg community this is a good place to start. Independent films at reasonable prices

Thank Mishelle D
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Tickets are 8.00, less if you have a membership. The art films are not offered by local theaters, but here they shine in small filming rooms that have cup holders at every seat. Refreshments include gourmet ice cream at 3.50 a dish, many flavors of...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed June 1, 2017

Looking for foreign films or those not showing at the movieplex, this is the place to come. Staff are friendly and food is higher quality than the standard movie theater. Comfortable but not newer seats. In the evening parking can be a problem although they...More

Thank Jean E R
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