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I love watching old movies at the Stanford Theater. They are really cheap tickets (compared to any other theater) and its an amazing theater...

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by Contributor at Citysearch, November 02, 2006

The Golden Age of cinema lives on at this historic movie palace.
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This 175-seat movie palace has been meticulously restored to its 1925-era grandeur by former classics professor David Packard Jr., son of the computer tycoon. Plush red-mohair...

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LOVE THIS PLACE
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I love watching old movies at the Stanford Theater. They are really cheap tickets (compared to any other theater) and its an amazing theater... More >
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All About Eve
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I have seen this movie over 100 times, but after seeing it on big screen for the first time, I saw scenes that were excluded on my DVD. It... More >
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Oldies but Goodies
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We especially like the silent films in this theater--they usually hire someone to play the organ--very authentic. When they redid this thea... More >
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A true classic
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The Stanford Theater is truely a classic. Not only does it show classic movies but the building itself is fantastic. If you ever want to s... More >
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Bryn M.
08/2005
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this old theatre was under construction for almost the last year and has now reopened. they show old movies, for example philidelphia story is currently playing. they seem to show two or three... More >
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06/2005
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A pet project of a wealthy bay-area business man, the Stanford Theater harkens back to the golden age of film, and of movie stars -- when acting meant something. It exclusively specializes in "old... More >
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movie lovers delight!!
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i have been going to the Stanford Theatre for years, there is nothing like it. if you're into old films, this is the place to be (renting isn't the same). i saw ""casablanca"" for the first time... More >
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movie lovers delight!!
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i have been going to the Stanford Theatre for years, there is nothing like it. if you're into old films, this is the place to be (renting isn't the same). i saw "casablanca" for the first time... More >
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GREAT DATE
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My husband took me here to see an old classic film...we spent a romantic evening munching the most wonderful popcorn I have had in a long time. Loved it! Pros: convenient Cons: only classic... More >
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My husband took me here to see an old classic film...we spent a romantic evening munching the most wonderful popcorn I have had in a long time. Loved it! Pros: convenient Cons: only classic... More >
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Stanford Theater

4.75.00.0 based on 10 reviews
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221 University Avenue
Palo Alto, California 94301
(650) 324-3700

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