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Melbourne City 6


2004 Photo from the Ken Roe collection
Greater Union Cinemas
131 Russell St
Melbourne VIC 3000
(03) 9654 8133

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Record #255  
 Opened: 1978
Capacity: 1376 seats
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 Also Known As: Russell Cinemas

Information for this tour was contributed by Ken Roe.

Built by Greater Union Cinemas on the site of the 1,054 seat Barclay Theatre (1958-1976) this is a fine example of late 1970's cinema design. The complex opened on 23rd November 1978 and the 6 auditoriums are themed differently, all have 70mm film capabilities.

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March 2004 photos from the Ken Roe collection.


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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 1/7/2006.

 
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