Nov. 11, 2021 By Christian Murray
A state-of-the artwork movie show that incorporates a 4DX auditorium opens in Flushing Friday.
The theater, operated by Regal, fills a void since RKO Keith Theater—a historic Flushing cinema– closed in 1986. The Downtown Flushing neighborhood has been with out a theater since its closure.
Regal, which inked a 20 yr lease, is opening the theater throughout the Tangram growth, a 1.2 million square-foot mixed-use complicated at 133-36 thirty seventh Ave. The theater is 34,000 sq. ft and consists of seven screens.
In celebration of its opening, moviegoers shall be ready view films for $3 from Friday, Nov. 12 by way of Wednesday, Nov. 17. The theater shall be screening first-run films, together with Marvel’s Eternals.
“As we open our brand-new Tangram theater, we’re showcasing the newest improvements to the theatrical expertise,” stated Richard Grover, VP Communications at Regal. “This theater represents the way forward for moviegoing with top-of-line know-how and facilities together with a 4DX auditorium.”
The developer, F&T Group, stated it was a precedence to incorporate a theater within the growth.
“When the historic RKO Keith Theater closed in 1986, Downtown Flushing was, and has been, at a loss with out a movie show,” stated Helen Lee, Government Vice President of F&T Group. “It was a excessive precedence for us to deliver a state-of-the-art cinematic expertise again to the group. Regal Tangram 4DX’s opening solidifies Tangram as a life-style epicenter in Flushing and to the town at massive.”
Regal says its Tangram cinema will present the newest in-theater know-how, .
Every auditorium, the corporate says, is provided with the newest laser projection know-how and sound enhancements making for the last word cinematic magic. The theater additionally incorporates a 4DX auditorium, the place the on-screen visuals of action-packed movies are enhanced by way of particular results together with motion-synchronized seats, wind, fog, rain, lightning, snow, bubbles, vibration and smells.
The theater is a part of the Tangram growth, which encompasses 324 luxurious flats, 48 workplace condos, a four-star branded life-style resort, a 27,000-square-foot meals court docket and buying—that includes an array of worldwide and home manufacturers.