The Lost Cinemas of Parkdale
The Review, still in operation.
The Brighton (formerly The Sunnyside), now a variety store.
The Parkview, now a dry cleaners.
The Parkdale, now a collection of antique furniture stores.
The original Odeon, now Harvest Fresh Foods.
The newer Odeon across the street.
And finally, The Kum-C.
For those willing to walk a bit, there was the Bloordale on Bloor west of Dundas.
Also, the Gem (formerly The Brock) on Dundas at Brock.
There is also evidence of two more in the neighbourhood:
- Criterion Theatre (in operation circa 1913) : Referred to as the ‘Original West End Theatre’. Location: 1182 Queen St. W. Corner Northcote Ave.
- Crescent Theatre (??) : Location: Dundas & Roncesvalles