Films and Cinema


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Haymarket Cinema
- "Originally opened as the Haymarket Cinema with Tom Walls in “Just Smith” on 21st December 1933. A project of Dixon Scott (who also commissioned the News Theatre on Pilgrim Street, ...
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Stoll Cinema, Westgate Road
- "Theatre and opera house, later cinema; now theatre. 1867 by W.B. Parnell for Cowan. Bought by Oswald Stoll and opened as cinema in 1919. Italianate front of three storeys, five ...
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Stan Laurel (1890 - 1965)
- Overview About Stan Laurel Stan Laurel of the early film comedian duo Laurel and Hardy was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson in Ulverston, Cumbria in 1890. From 1897 to 1901 Stan ...
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Tyneside Cinema
- Overview About the Tyneside Cinema Map Street View The Tyneside Cinema is an independent cinema located off Pilgrim Street in Newcastle. The cinema originally opened on the 1st of February 1937 and ...
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Rialto Cinema, Benwell (1937-1964)
- The Rialto Cinema on Armstrong Road in Benwell opened on 10th May 1937. It was opened by the Hinge circuit and had 1,026 seats. The cinema closed on 25th June ...
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Majestic Theatre, Benwell (1927-2004)
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New Coliseum, Whitley Bay
- Overview Map Street View Former theatre and cinema at no's 246-248 Whitley Road. The grand façade of the New Coliseum is a feature of the town centre in Whitley Bay. ...
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Wallaw, Blyth
- Overview Map The Wallaw Cinema on Union Street in Blyth opened on 16th November 1937 with 1,600 seats. It was designed by Percy Lindsay Browne, Son & Harding, for the ...
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Ian La Frenais (1936-)
- Overview About Ian La Frenais Ian La Frenais, OBE, is a screen writer who was born in Monkseaton, Whitley Bay, on 7th January 1936. He is best known for his ...
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TV Shows We Used To Watch - British TV show - Auf Wiedersehen, Pet

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Redcar Transformed : Dunkirk

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Redcar Pier.avi

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059134:Classic cinema Haymarket/Northumberland Street Newcastle upon Tyne Torday L. 1970

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053732:Essoldo cinema Westgate Road Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1938

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053734:Essoldo Westgate Road/Thornton Street 1938

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Paine's Coliseum

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068709:Brighton Cinema Westgate Road/Lynnwood Terrace, Elswick, 1912

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Tilly the Tomboy Visits the Poor (1910)

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Reaching the Masses - Propaganda Film During World War 1 I THE GREAT WAR Special

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