The 8 most badass movie theaters in Dallas

Published On 09/09/2013 Published On 09/09/2013
Alamo Drafthouse, Richardson TX
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Texas Theatre/Manny Rodriguez
Inwood Theatre
HP Village Theatre
The Angelika
The Magnolia
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1. Alamo Drafthouse Cinema 100 S Central Expy, Richardson, TX 75080 (Richardson)

The first DFW location of the Austin-based theater chain, the Drafthouse is a place that has both beer (!) and food that's served to you in your movie seat.

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2. Texas Theatre 231 W Jefferson Blvd, Dallas, TX 75208

One of Texas's most historic zoos? theaters, the TT is where Lee Harvey Oswald was finally arrested (!).

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3. Inwood Theatre 5458 W Lovers Ln, Dallas, TX 75209 (University Park)

A three-screen indie theater that was built in 1947 and screens independent and foreign films, the Inwood also has the Inwood Lounge, a full-service martini bar/general hangout.

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4. Highland Park Village Theatre 32 Highland Park Village, Dallas, TX 75205 (Highland Park)

A movie theater playing all of the best movies that are released. Plus, they've got private screening rooms that you can rent out (!) and A FULL BAR. Yup.

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5. The Angelika Film Center 5321 E Mockingbird Ln, Dallas, TX 75206 (Northeast Dallas)

A movie theater inside of Mockingbird Station that does screenings, hosts talks, and presents other film-related events.

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6. The Magnolia Theater 3699 McKinney Ave, Ste 100, Dallas, TX 75204 (West Village)

An upscale theater with five screens, The Magnolia's also got a full service restaurant and The Magnolia Bar, a cocktail "suite" where you can get your drink on before (, during,) and after the show.

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7. Coyote Drive-In 223 NE 4th St, Fort Worth, TX 76164 (Fort Worth)

A drive-in movie theater in FW with a full-service bar and concession stand, Coyote shows exclusively double features on more than $600,000 of projection equipment. They've taken the Texas mindset to heart with screens up to 60ft x 90ft and 1,300 parking spots.

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8. LOOK Cinemas 5408 Beltline Rd, Dallas, TX 75254 (Far North Dallas)

Not just what British people hilariously say when they see a "movie theater", LOOK Cinemas is also what you'll say when someone asks you the name of the new booze-and-food-filled luxe theatre on Beltline with 70ft "Evolution" screens and Dolby Atmos cinema sound.



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