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Very nice!

Following a riverboat cruise and dinner we popped in for the 5:15 showing of "The Big Sick," which... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Rome, New York
Great Vibe and Great Movies!

I go here regularly with different family members. Love this place! Small, intimate and welcoming... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2017
New York
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5 Aug 2017
“Very nice!”
24 Jan 2017
“Great Vibe and Great Movies!”
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19 Front St, Newburgh, NY 12550-7601
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Following a riverboat cruise and dinner we popped in for the 5:15 showing of "The Big Sick," which was excellent. We enjoyed the big comfy seats complete with throw pillows and the Zora Dora popsicles were a nice touch at the concession stand.

Thank jamesmott
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I go here regularly with different family members. Love this place! Small, intimate and welcoming ambience. Latest movie I saw was "Lion" which was GREAT. Before that I saw Remembrance - also VERY good. Theater is on the Newburgh waterfront, across the street from Billy...More

Thank Bettine31
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The unique critically acclaimed films that might not see the light of day in the multi-plex cinemas will have a chance to be viewed here. It's not exactly a theatre but a room downstairs in a building located across from Billy Joe's Ribworks on the...More

Thank cacee4
Reviewed 20 July 2016

A small intimate theater to view new independent films - with great popcorn. Living room style seating with a great sound system and screen.

Thank RMLewago
Reviewed 5 July 2016

If you like the river front in Newburgh you will love this spot - perfect for diner - move and a drink after - get your ickets early - online is best they often sell out

Thank rs12174
Reviewed 11 June 2016

this is a comfortable, affordable place to watch those wonderful movies that the giant complexes don't show

Thank susussudio
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Intimate comfortable setting in the waterfront area of Newburgh. Friendly staff, owners often on duty.

Thank loudawes41
Reviewed 19 May 2016

i came here for a viewing of a womens rigths movie and the movie was really good the seating was really good the only thing i have a problem with is the prices on the food.

Thank Elise G
Reviewed 27 April 2016

It was by accident that I discovered Downing Film Center. I was invited to few the film "The Anonymous People" a documentary about the silent voices and faces of recovery. I soon discovered they have shone films like 'Nebraska' and 'Lady in a Van'. It...More

Thank Joan S
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Nice little theater. Friendly staff. Good prices. Give it a try you will like it. Recommended by friends

Thank robert w
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