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Spencer Blohm’s article on The Giver

For the acclaimed author Lois Lowry, seeing her bestselling, cult classic YA novel The Giver turned into a film was simply a pipe dream. Since actor Jeff Bridges first optioned the rights to her book back in 1996, she’s simply had to play the waiting game while it switched hands and got caught up in …

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Terry Gilliam’s THE ZERO THEOREM Oct. 2 with screenwriter Pat Rushin in attendance!

October 2nd at 7PM, we’ll be opening Terry Gilliam’s new film THE ZERO THEOREM, starring Matt Damon, Christoph Waltz, and Tilda Swinton. After the screening, stick around for a Q&A with the film’s screenwriter, Pat Rushin! We are tingling with excitement that he is able to join us so we hope to see all of …

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Beyond the Edge in 3D

We will be having a two showing event for the film Beyond the Edge! It will be showing at 11am, in 3D on August 15th and 16th.

In short the film is about Sir Edmund Hilary and his crew’s expedition up Mount Everest. They were the first people to have ever reached the top …

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Thank you everyone who supported HAWC! $561 was raised because of your support!

Last weekend’s raffle raised $561 for the non-profit local organization HAWC!

We would like to take a moment to thank all of the businesses who donated raffle items, and all of the people who came in and bought a raffle ticket, thank you!!!

Special thanks to:

Turtle Alley

Flying Saucer Pizza Company

Adriatic Restaurant

Orange …

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Raffle to raise money and awareness for HAWC

August 1st – August 3rd CinemaSalem is having a raffle to raise money and awareness for the non-profit organization HAWC!
HAWC offers very important services to people in the North Shore area who need assistance because of abuse.

We will be selling raffle tickets that offer a chance to win a selection of prizes from …

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“Guardians of the Galaxy” opening early and why you’ll want to see it!

Tickets now on sale for our Thursday, July 31st 8:00 PM premiere! Tickets can be purchased here.

When Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy flies into theaters on August 1st, it will be Marvel Studios and Disneys biggest gamble yet. Guardians of the Galaxy is the 10th film from Marvel Studios, a once independent production …

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Bons (Best of North Shore magazine) has chosen CinemaSalem as the best movie theater for the 6th consecutive year!

CinemaSalem is very happy to announce that we were chosen for the 6th consecutive year by  Northshore Magazine’s readers and editors as their best choice movie theater!

This past year has been a huge transition for us as we switched from 35mm film to digital projection and surround sound. We are very happy to hear …

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The Giver comes to theaters August 15th!

Coming to theaters August 15th, The Giver is a sci-fi/drama based off the best selling book by Lois Lowry.

 

Jonas lives in a world where everything is uniform, there are no colors, everything is black and white and no one knows they are prisoners to an altered reality. Everyone seems to be pretty comfortable …

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“It’s More Than Ok To Be Takei”

Spencer Blohm did a write up for us on George Takei and his new documentary coming to our Screening Room on August 22nd!

It’s More Than Ok To Be Takei

George Takei’s journey to becoming the pop culture icon he is today has been a long, and sometimes rocky, one. His incredible story of perseverance, …

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July means documentaries!

Throughout all of July you will be able to see a documentary in our Screening Room. Here is a list of everything that will be playing and on what dates.

We kick of July (July 4th) with the film Citizen Koch. This film was supposed to be out a year ago, but the funding …

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CinemaSalem is a four-screen independent community movie theater located in historic downtown Salem, MA. Focusing on quality first-run feature films, art films, and passionate documentaries, CinemaSalem is a friendly and affordable alternative to the megaplex experience, and features the best popcorn you've ever tasted! Perhaps that's why filmlovers recently voted it the "Best North Shore Movie Theater." [Learn More]