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Cinema Video

Cinema

In addition to the commercial theaters listed below, look for festivals, film series at area colleges, screenings of film shorts at various regional venues, and screenings of second-run features, cult flicks and classic films at Proctor’s Theatre in Schenectady (346-6204), TSL Warehouse in Hudson (822-8448) and the Saratoga Film Forum in Saratoga Springs (584-FILM).

Aimie’s Dinner and Movie 190 Glen St., Glens Falls, 792-8181. A unique combination of food and fine films.

Broadway Joe’s Theatre Grill 86 Congress St., Saratoga Springs, 587-3456. Features second-run films, while serving up a full dinner menu and full bar at restaurant-like booths and tables. Reservations required on weekends.

Cinema Art Theatre 289 River St., Troy, 274-6676. The area’s only adult-movie theater.

Crandall Theatre Main Street, Chatham, 392-3331. Second-run theater and home of the annual FilmColumbia festival.

Regal Crossgates Cinema 12 Crossgates Mall, 456-5677. An auxiliary to the mall’s 18-screen megaplex, this theater offers aging first-run films and occasional premiere engagements of limited-release movies.

Regal Crossgates Stadium 18 Crossgates Mall, 456-2326. The Godzilla of Capital Region movie theaters features a whopping 18 screens, arena-style seating and late-night showtimes on weekends.

Regal Aviation Cinema Aviation Mall, Queensbury, 793-3359; Regal Clifton Park Center Cinema 8 Clifton Park Center, Clifton Park, 371-6186; Regal East Greenbush Cinema 8 Troy Road, Rensselaer, 283-8992; Regal Latham Circle Cinema 10 Latham Circle Mall, 786-7815; Regal Wilton Mall Cinema 8 Wilton Mall (Route 50), Wilton, 587-0437. First-run movie theaters.

Scotia Cinema 117 Mohawk Ave., Scotia, 346-5055. An old-fashioned theater showing second-run flicks.

Sony Rotterdam Square 6 Campbell Road, Rotterdam, 374-2403. First-run movies.

Spectrum 8 Theatres 290 Delaware Ave., Albany, 449-8995. Eight screens of first-run art films and big Hollywood releases, plus occasional film festivals and the area’s hands-down best snack bar.

Triplex Cinema (70 Railroad St., Great Barrington, Mass., 413-528-8885). An arthouse multiplex in Massachusett

Video

Also look for video rentals in larger area supermarkets.

A&G Video Parade Ground Village, Malta, 899-4819; 149 Remsen St., Cohoes, 235-2598.

Blockbuster Video 485 Delaware Ave., Delmar, 445-9368; Stuyvesant Plaza, Guilderland, 591-0255; Route 9, Latham, 220-9664; Riverside Plaza, Lansingburgh, 237-7350; St. James Square, Niskayuna, 346-2244; 1112 State St., Schenectady, 346-8141; Gateway Plaza (Hoosick St.), Troy, 266-0523.

Capital Video 237 S. Central Ave., Mechanicville, 664-4539.

Club Hollywood Video 1208 Central Ave., Colonie, 453-8330; 609 Broadway, Menands, 271-8330. All the newest releases and adult movies, as well as games for Nintendo 64, Sony Playstation and Sega.

Déjà View Video 37 Central Ave., Albany, 433-1607. Terrific selection of cult titles; also the area’s biggest selection of foreign films and gay- and lesbian-interest titles.

The Drive-In Movie Store 2100 Saratoga Road, Ballston Spa, 884-8484; 170 S. Broadway, Saratoga Springs, 583-7777. Specializes in videos, games and DVDs.

GPA Video 37 Central Ave., 433-1605. Adult video rentals.

Hollywood Video 818 Central Ave., Albany, 489-9885; 1225 Western Ave., Albany, 489-9882; 2080 Western Ave., Guilderland, 862-9430; 1365 New Scotland Road, Slingerlands, 475-1205; Shoppers World, Clifton Park, 371-1750; 664 New Loudon Road (Route 9), Latham, 783-3628; 1334 Balltown Road, Niskayuna, 395-9367; 133 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, 583-2947; 1410 Altamont Ave., Schenectady, 357-0084; 740 Hoosick St., Troy, 271-9687.

Miller Time Video & Games 115 Everett Road, Colonie, 435-1828. New releases, oldies and over 2,000 adult titles. CD-ROM selections, too.

Movie Gallery 501 Columbia Turnpike Plaza, East Greenbush, 479-3159; Price Chopper Plaza, Mechanicville, 664-2063; Grand Union Plaza, Valatie, 758-2088; Wyantskill Square, Wyantskill, 283-9130.

Movies and More 806 Route 50, Burnt Hills, 399-0096.

Prime Tyme Video 113 S. Brandywine Ave., Schenectady, 393-3602.

Super Video 1839 Central Ave., Colonie, 869-6292. New releases and classics along with plenty of independent cinema; also the area’s largest selection of rental DVDs.

Ultimate Video Plus Glenmont Plaza, Glenmont, 462-3757.

Video Environment Plus 71 Fuller Road, Colonie, 458-2717. A huge adult-movie selection is the big draw, but the store also has new releases, classics and used movies for sale.

Video World Delaware Plaza, Delmar, 439-2500; 7 Northern Drive, Troy, 233-8888; 333 Consaul Road, Niskayuna, 393-7300; Mayone Plaza, Ravena, 756-7000; 175 Broad St., Glens Falls, 745-8777; 105 West Ave., Saratoga Springs, 580-0000. Small chain features new releases, various money-saving deals and catalog titles.

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