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So Long Red Vic Movie House; 31-Year Old Haight Street Theater Closes; Slideshow

July 26, 2011 | 1:19 pm

So Long Red Vic Movie House; 31-Year Old Haight Street Theater Closes; Slideshow

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Last night, at Haight and Cole, the end of an era. For the Red Vic Movie House, purveyor since 1981 of second-run, independent, and retro fare eschewed by mass audiences hot and heavy for the newest Hollywood blockbuster, it was the final fade-out. Curtains down. The Last Victure Show. I didn’t go. The time to […]

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Red Vic Movie Theater Hanging On

January 21, 2011 | 3:22 pm

Red Vic Movie Theater Hanging On

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We noticed a little action this week on our blog post from last month about financial problems at the Red Vic Movie House, a Haight Street fixture since 1980, so I thought I’d check in again with Claudia Lehan, one of the theater co-op’s owners, on how things were going. Still not so great, turns […]

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December 1, 2010 | 1:37 pm

Financial Problems Could Close Curtain on Red Vic Movie House

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Claudia Lehan, one of four collective members who own and run San Francisco’s Red Vic Movie House, tells me the theater is in serious financial trouble and is in danger of closing. Lehan says a slow-and-steady decline in attendance has finally reached a critical point and that she is not sure how much longer the […]

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