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The Lost Cinemas of Parkdale

Roncevalles:

The Review, still in operation.

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The Brighton (formerly The Sunnyside), now a variety store.

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The Parkview, now a dry cleaners.

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Queen Street

The Parkdale, now a collection of antique furniture stores.

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The original Odeon, now Harvest Fresh Foods.

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The newer Odeon across the street.

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And finally, The Kum-C.

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For those willing to walk a bit, there was the Bloordale on Bloor west of Dundas.

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Also, the Gem (formerly The Brock) on Dundas at Brock.

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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

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