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Roxie Cinema

3117 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3327
+1 415-863-1087
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Iconic SF Art House Cinema

A favourite venue in San Francisco always full calendar of art films + festivals, documentaries... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
basdgl
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San Francisco, California
via mobile
The place to go for non-Hollywood moovies

This is an independent neighborhood movie theater that could technically be a multiplex -- there’s... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
edwardsmom24
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Berkeley, California
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3117 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3327
Mission District
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

A favourite venue in San Francisco always full calendar of art films + festivals, documentaries, foreign films, short films, and many unusual movies, experimental and cult films - everything outside of the mainstream.

Thank basdgl
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is an independent neighborhood movie theater that could technically be a multiplex -- there’s the Big Roxie (the one under the marquee, about 200 seats) and the Little Roxie (two doors down with the windows filled with movie posters, about 50 seats). They show...More

Thank edwardsmom24
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This is one of the best remaining old school movie theaters in San Francisco. Good selection of movies.

Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I saw "I Called Him Morgan," the documentary about the late trumpeter Lee Morgan here. This place is too cute. It's small, but one get the sense you're sitting in a historic place. If walls could talk...the smell of popcorn as you walk in is...More

Thank jas0719
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Old-fashioned neoghborhhod theatre in the Mission District of San Francisco with a very good program.

Thank Graciela A
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

went here with friends . not bad. you can watch quality movies here from around the world. subtitles in english.

Thank ando500
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Love movies? Then this is the place to be. You really cannot visit San Fran without dropping by, lest you be a philistine. It shows wear and tear, and that's what makes it the Roxie. Also, their selection of old, out-of-the-way and Indie films is...More

Thank Eirik B
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

I went to see a documentary for SF Docfest, which I enjoyed, but I don't care for the theatre. It smelled like pee. It was very warm inside. I felt like the seat I sat in was lower than the font rows, but I was...More

Thank 812BCR
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We found one of their film festivals happening. It's a great old theatre, with a neighborhood you want to spend some time in

Thank drydink
Reviewed 11 November 2014

This is a wonderful hole in the wall theater. It is small, old, with a vintage feel. It caters to everyone but especially to the queer community. This theater shows hard to find films, vintage films, documentaries, and artistic/creative cinema works. The seats are worn...More

Thank Claire B
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Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the
foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the
...More
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