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Best Charlotte Movie Theaters

March 7, 2012 10:00 AM

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Catching a movie on the weekends can become a drag at the same old destinations. We’ve found some places to heighten your moviegoing experience. So this weekend, change it up by adding dinner or drinks at one of our exciting, unique theater options.

Regal Phillips Place Stadium

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Located conveniently near SouthPark Mall, Regal Phillips Place Stadium is the perfect destination following an afternoon shopping spree. If you’re looking for place to catch dinner and a movie, this theater is also located within minutes from several of Charlotte’s finest restaurants—P.F. Chang’s, Cheesecake Factory and McCormick & Schmick’s, just to name a few. Inside, it is clean, well-kept and comfortable. Overall, it’s a great theater to catch a flick whether you’re planning a date or just an outing with friends.

Website: http://www.fandango.com/regalphillipsplacestadium10_aagjp/theaterpage

Location:

6911 Phillips Place Court
Charlotte, NC 28210

Phone:

(704) 556-0896

Ballantyne Village Theatre

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For a romantic night out, the Ballantyne Village Theatre is a fantastic destination. Located in Ballantyne Village, the theater is within short walking distance of several shops, restaurants and bakeries. The atmosphere and glowering lights after dark make for a lovely evening out. Additionally, there is a bar inside the theater so that patrons may purchase wine, beer and other alcoholic beverages while enjoying a movie in the luxury seating. Ballantyne Village shows several independent films, so it is a great place for those who are partial to less mainstream cinema. However, it does generally have one or two blockbuster films showing as well. Ultimately, Ballantyne Village is in a great location and provides a unique atmosphere.

Website: http://www.fandango.com/regalballantynevillagestadium5_aavkh/theaterpage

Location:

14815 John J Delany Drive
Charlotte, NC 28277

Phone: (704) 541-9611

EpiCentre Theaters

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If you are looking for the ultimate luxurious moviegoing experience, EpiCentre Theaters is the way to go. Located in the heart of the EpiCentre within walking distance of Charlotte’s best nightclubs and restaurants, one can enjoy an upscale dining and viewing experience. Moviegoers can take delicious Mez dinners into the theater to dine while enjoying a movie from comfortable loveseats. If you aren’t in the mood for dinner, the theater offers the customary concession items of popcorn and candy. This theater is right in the middle of uptown’s best action—it’s a fantastic place for a date or a wonderful way to start your night out.

Website: http://dev.epicentretheaters.com/

Location:

210 East Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Phone: 704.688.2400

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