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A year-by-year, film-by-film history of 70-millimeter wide gauge exhibition in Southern California

 

 Compiled by Michael Coate and William Kallay

 


 

70mm Equipped Theatre Pictures

Cinema I, II & III / Avco Center / Avco / Avco 4

 

[1]

Opening day ad (May 24, 1972) [Enlarge]

[1]

Sunday ad for "Die Hard," one of the Avco's finest moments (1988) [Enlarge]

[2]

AMC Avco (2004)

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Avco Box office and entrance (lower left of building) The Avco was one of the finest presentation theatres in Southern California The 1200-seat main auditorium, with 70mm THX Sound presentation, made for great movie memories Unfortunately, that main auditorium was split down the middle by 1993 Two smaller auditoriums are located on the second floor 

[2]

Avco marquee

 


[1] Los Angeles Times / GCC
[2] William Kallay

 


 

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