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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 Expendables 3″ Trailer

The Expendables has turned out to be the little franchise that could. Starting out as a small budget 80′s action movie throwback, bringing together the big name action stars of old with the newer, more contemporary action movie regulars, the first movie ended up being a massive hit, spawning 2 sequels, the most recent of …

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Films and Showtimes Friday, June 13 through Thursday, June 19

How to Train Your Dragon 2
PG 1hr 55min
“When Hiccup and Toothless discover an ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace.”

Fri: 6:30 PM
Sat & Sun: (11:00 AM), …

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The Purge: Breakout

The Purge came out about a year ago and even though it didn’t have the greatest reviews it was a hit. I believe it is because of the plot idea, for 12 hours once a year you are allowed to commit any crime and the all public services are down. This means you can go …

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Marvel/Disney Updates – New trailers and posters for “Guardians of the Galaxy” and “Big Hero 6″

The Marvel machine just won’t stop. After the huge success that was Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Disney/Marvel are gearing up for their next two releases – Guardians of the Galaxy on August 1st and the animated Big Hero 6 on November 7th. In anticipation of these releases, Disney has unleashed some brand new …

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Coming this Friday to CinemaSalem: Maleficent (2D/3D) and Finding Vivian Maier!

This Friday, May 30th, we’re opening two new films as well as holding onto our most popular flicks and providing a nice variety for our customers!

First up in the screening room is the documentary feature Finding Vivian Maier. The documentary tells the story of Vivian Maier, a nanny whose previously unknown cache of …

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“Locke” – Opening Friday at CinemaSalem!

This Friday, May 23rd, we’ll be opening the critically acclaimed flick Locke, starring Tom Hardy. Written and directed by Steven Knight (best known as the screenwriter of Dirty Pretty Things and Eastern Promises), Locke is a one man drama/thriller (literally – Tom Hardy is the only actor to appear on screen) that has …

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We are now working with A24 for the Screening Room – Check out their upcoming slate of films!

This Friday in the screening room we will be opening the critically acclaimed Scarlet Johansson starring Under the Skin, from director Jonathan Glazer. This also marks our first release from new-ish indie distributor A24. A24 made their mark over the last 2 years releasing hits such as Spring Breakers, The Bling Ring, …

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Neighbors – Opening Friday at CinemaSalem!

In addition to the highly anticipated Cheap Thrills opening in the screening room on Friday, we’re also bringing in a new release for the main theater – the critically acclaimed Seth Rogen and Zac Efron frat war comedy Neighbors. Currently sitting at an impressive 88% on rotten tomatoes, Neighbors stars Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne, …

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“You know what it is I love about being Spider-Man? Everything!”

This coming Thursday, May 1st, we here at CinemaSalem have a special treat for you! In advance of it’s Friday opening, we’re having a special advanced screening of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 at 7:00 PM! And don’t forget – every Thursday is student Thursday, so any students and teachers can get in for only 6 …

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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]