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Address: State Street, Montpelier, VT
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Old-fashioned, downtown movie theater.

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Capitol theater

The small theater has an odd angle for the seating. You soent alot of time with your head tilted to watch the movie.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TlynVT
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Montpelier, Vermont
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Montpelier, Vermont
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The small theater has an odd angle for the seating. You soent alot of time with your head tilted to watch the movie.

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Thank TlynVT
Montpelier, Vermont
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226 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 385 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Montpelier has two theaters for movie lovers. The Capitol shows lots of conventional big screen releases-- action, comedies, romance. The Capitol is generally well run and clean, albeit a bit tired and in need of updating. But good enough. The other theater, the Savoy, is more of an art house and often has films worth watching tha you'd never see... More 

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Thank MontpelierGuy
Charles Town, West Virginia
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158 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This theater is a classic right next to the State Capitol Building. It is like stepping back in time when you enter. They don't make theaters like this anymore and I am glad this one is still around!

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Thank Bonnie H
Madison, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Theater was well maintained and very clean. Comfortable seats and pleasant décor. Current movies available which was a plus in a small local theater!!

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Thank Ruth P
Montpelier, Vermont
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27 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2014

The movie theater shows all the first run films one would expect. However, the seats are worn and the overall feel of the theater is dated. If you go to theaters in Williston or better yet, outside VT, you cannot help but see that this theater is in need of a makeover. We still go here but would really enjoy... More 

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Thank MaggieMaeBear
Brooklyn, New York
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110 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Lovely theater with a vintage feel to it,old-fashioned.It is very charming,you can get that small town feel.

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Thank Rose L
Hadlow, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2013 via mobile

Went to see Disney Planes with the family, ok film but great old fashioned atmosphere in his ordinal picture house type cinema. We were in a tiny screen as it was not the main feature and there were only two other people in even for block buster there were only half a dozen old timers so felt more like a... More 

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Thank HTTcyclist
Saint John, Indiana
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2013

The theater is old but charming. We were glad they had a theatre and was surprised to see they had 4 or 5 movies showing as the theater doesn't look that large. It's not new so no fancy seats. We were charged $8 for a senior and $11.50 for a regular ticket. It was suppose to be 3-D but the... More 

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Thank Darlene M
Dunnellon, Florida
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163 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2013

Small theater, center aisle, end seats along wall. Now padding this to make 100 characters so they post this review.

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Vermonville, New York, USA
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64 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2012

No ice in soda, so I went back thinking it was forgotten. I was told they don't have an ice machine.

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Thank Maysmiles

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