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  • Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the Movie Palace (2019)
  • 84 min | Documentary, Family, History
Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the Movie Palace (2019)
84 min | Documentary, Family, History

The evolution of the movie business over the past century, from penny arcades and nickelodeons, to the grand movie palaces built by the studios, and what happened over the years as they were challenged by television and cell-phone cinema.
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Oct 10, 2019 (United States)
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27 cast members
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Bob Boin
Self -- Theater Restoration Volunteer Self -- Theater Restoration Volunteer   See fewer
Jerald Gray
Self -- Avalon New Regal Theater Chicago Self -- Avalon New Regal Theater Chicago   See fewer
Charles Chaplin
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Jack Cushing
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Douglas Fairbanks
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Clark Gable
Rhett Butler in Gone with the Wind (archive footage) (uncredited) Rhett Butler in Gone with the Wind (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Cary Grant
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
D.W. Griffith
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Joseph Henabery
Abraham Lincoln in The Birth of a Nation (archive footage) (uncredited) Abraham Lincoln in The Birth of a Nation (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Al Jolson
Jakie Rabinowitz in The Jazz Singer (archive footage) (uncredited) Jakie Rabinowitz in The Jazz Singer (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Bruce Lee
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Vivien Leigh
Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind (archive footage) (uncredited) Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Mike Leonard
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Mary Pickford
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Theodore Roosevelt
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
S.L. Rothafel
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Mack Sennett
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Barbara Stanwyck
Megan in The Bitter Tea of General Yen (archive footage) (uncredited) Megan in The Bitter Tea of General Yen (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
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