The Best Movie Theaters near Glendale Heights
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There are plenty of ways to watch a movie these days, but there’s nothing quite like making your way to the big screen with a friend, special someone, or the whole family. Get the full experience of a movie along with some popcorn, snacks, and refreshments at one of the many different quality movie theaters in and around Glendale Heights. Here’s a look at some of the best spots in the area to enjoy a flick.
1. Marcus Addison Cinema
The Marcus Addison Cinema multiplex theater gives you dozens of different movie options to choose from, all within a single building. Part of the Marcus corporation, it includes an UltraScreen DLX theater where you can experience an anticipated movie on an even bigger screen.
Location: 1555 W. Lake Street, Addison, IL
Price: $9.00 matinee; $11.25 evening; $8.00 children
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2. York Theatre: Classic Cinemas
Part of a family-owned business out of Downers Grove, York Theatre: Classic Cinemas is a multiplex with an old-fashioned theater vibe and lots of movies from which to choose. Known for its local charm and affordable prices, it’s hard to go wrong.
Location: 150 N. York Street, Elmhurst, IL
Prices: $6.50 matinee; $9.00 evening; $6.50 children
3. Picture Show at Bloomingdale Court
This late-run movie theater is your chance to see popular movies that are on their way out of theaters before they’re gone for good. Picture Show at Bloomingdale Court is an incredibly affordable alternative and an easy way to take out the whole family for a lot less money.
Location: 324 W. Army Trail Road, Bloomingdale, IL
Prices: $2.75 matinee; $3.50 evening; $2.50 Tuesdays
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4. Glen Art Theatre
Go back in time to the early days of cinema at Glen Art Theatre, a charming and historic movie theatre built back in the 1920s. Showing first-run, independent, and art films, Glen Art Theater has something for everyone. There are four different screens. It’s also surprisingly affordable. More than anything, though, you’ll feel the weight of cinema history from the moment you walk into this beautiful classic cinema.
Location: 540 Crescent Boulevard, Glen Ellyn, IL
Prices: $5.00 matinees; $7.00 evening
5. Studio Movie Grill
A lot of people do dinner and a movie, but what if you want to do both at the same time? Enter Studio Movie Grill in Wheaton. This unique theater experience allows you to watch your movie while also being served dinner and drinks right to your seat. Enjoy a variety of appetizers and entrees—including burgers, pizzas, salads, and even a kid’s menu, as well as a variety of wine, beer, and cocktail options.
Location: 301 Rice Lake Square, Wheaton, IL
Prices: $6.50 before noon; $9.75 matinees; $11.50 evening; $8.75 children