Stereophonic 35mm motion picture exhibition at Ottawa/Hull

1953-1982

 

2 February 2012 REVISE

 

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NOTATIONS

 

*    format first presentation at venue

 

#    stereophonic engagement NOT

     explicitly/consistently promoted

     NOTE: ALL engagements of stereophonic releases at

           stereo-equipped venues are included

 

>    market first-run engagement

 

>>   pre-release/preview screening

 

[3D] stereoscopic presentation

 

[CS] CinemaScope release

 

CP   Canadian premiere engagement

 

 

1953------------------------------------------------------

 

Apr 27  >House of Wax[3D]   REGENT* # - to 08my53

 

Jul 11  >Fort Ti + Spooks[3D]    ELGIN* # - to 17jl53

 

Aug 05  >It Came From Outer Space + Nat ‘King’ Cole[3D]

         ODEON* # - to 13au53

 

Aug 15  >The Maze[3D]   ELGIN # - to 21au53

 

Aug 26  >The Charge at Feather River[3D]   ODEON # - to 03se53

 

Aug 31  >Second Chance + Melody[3D]   REGENT # - to 05se53

 

Oct 02  >Wings of the Hawk[3D]   ODEON # - to 08oc53

 

Oct 23  >Island in the Sky   ODEON* - to 29oc53

         WarnerPhonic Sound

 

Oct 30  >Inferno[3D]   REGENT # - to 05nv53

 

Nov 12  >The Robe[CS]

         CAPITOL* - to 03de53

          CARTIER* (Hull) 13-16mr54

          LAURIER  24-28se54 (+ ‘CinemaScope short subjects’)

 

Nov 13  >Devil’s Canyon + Motor Rhythm[3D]   REGENT # - to 19nv53

 

Dec 15  >I, The Jury[3D]   ELGIN # - to 22de53

 

Dec 31 >>Miss Sadie Thompson[3D]   ELGIN #

 

1954------------------------------------------------------

 

Jan 27  >Blowing Wild   ODEON - to 03fe54

         WarnerPhonic Sound

 

Feb 19  >How to Marry a Millionaire + Coronation Parade[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 02mr54

          CARTIER  13-16je54

          LAURIER #  13-15nv55

 

Mar 26  >Beneath the 12-Mile Reef[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 01ar54 (+ Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No 4 + Vesuvius Express)

          CARTIER  19-22my54

          LAURIER #  03-06nv54

 

Apr 30  >Knights of the Round Table[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 08my54 (+ Merry Wives of Windsor)

          CARTIER  18-21au54

 

May 17  >The Command[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 22my54

          CARTIER  15-17jl54

 

May 24  >Hell and High Water[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 29my54 (+ Tournament of Roses + Polovetzian Dances)

          CARTIER  21-24jl54

          LAURIER  01-04de54

 

May 30  >Night People[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 09je54

          CARTIER  23-26je54

          LAURIER  17-20nv54

 

Jun 03  >King of the Khyber Rifles[CS]

         ODEON* - to 09je54

          LAURIER* (Hull)  10-14se54

 

Jun 17  >Prince Valiant[CS]

         ODEON - to 23je54

          LAURIER  08-12oc54

 

Jun 24  >River of No Return[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 30je54 (+ Claire de Lune + Land of Legend)

          CARTIER  08-11au54

          LAURIER  05-08ja55

 

Jun 30  >New Faces[CS]

         ODEON - to 06jl54

          LAURIER  22-26oc54

 

Jul 08  >Rose Marie[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 14jl54

          CARTIER  01-04se54

 

Jul 12  >Lucky Me[CS]

         ODEON - to 20jl54

          CARTIER  06-09oc54

 

Jul 29  >Flight of the White Heron (Royal Tour)[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 31jl54 (+ Toot, Whistle, Plunk & Boom)

 

Aug 06  >Garden of Evil[CS]

         ODEON - to 17au54

          LAURIER  16-18ja55

 

Aug 09  >The Student Prince[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 21au54

          CARTIER  12-15ja55

 

Aug 18  >The High and the Mighty[CS] CP

         ODEON - to 31au54

          CARTIER  08-11de54

          LAURIER  19-22ja55

 

Aug 23  >3 Coins in the Fountain[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 04se54 (+ New Horizons)

          CARTIER  12-15se54

 

Sep 06 >>Ring of Fear[CS]   ODEON [midnight]

 

Oct 04  >Demitrius and the Gladiators[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 09oc54 (+ Calypso Cruise)

          CARTIER  03-06nv54

          LAURIER  09-12fe55

 

Oct 11 >>The Black Shield of Falworth[CS]   ODEON [midnight]

 

Oct 11 >>The Broken Lance[CS]   CAPITOL [midnight]

 

Oct 14  >The Black Shield of Falworth[CS]

         ODEON - to 20oc54

          CARTIER  13-15mr55

 

Oct 19  >The Broken Lance[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 25oc54

          CARTIER  29de54-01ja55

          LAURIER #  03-05jl55

 

Oct 21  >Ring of Fear[CS] CP

         ODEON - to 26oc54

          CARTIER  03-05fe55

 

Oct 26  >Seven Brides for Seven Brothers[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 05nv54

          CARTIER  09-12fe55

 

Oct 29  >Woman’s World[CS]

         ODEON - to 09nv54 (+ Fabulous Las Vegas)

          LAURIER  28ja-01fe55

 

Nov 06  >The Egyptian[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 13nv54

          CARTIER #  20-22mr55

          LAURIER #  10-12jl55

 

Nov 17  >King Richard & The Crusaders[CS]

         ODEON - to 23nv54

          CARTIER #  27-29ja55

 

Nov 29  >Brigadoon[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 09de54 (+ Strauss Fantasy)

          CARTIER #  16-19fe55

 

Dec 01  >Drum Beat[CS] CP

         ODEON - to 07de54

          CARTIER #  23-26fe55

 

Dec 02  >Sitting Bull[CS]

         ELGIN* # - to 09de54

          LAURIER #  18-22fe55

 

Dec 10  >The Adventures of Hajji Baba[CS] CP

         CAPITOL - to 17de54

          LAURIER  25fe-01mr55

 

Dec 24  >The Violent Men[CS] CP

         ELGIN - to 31de54

          CARTIER #  20-22fe55

          LAURIER # 14-16au55

 

Dec 25  >There’s No Business Like Show Business[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 07ja55

          CARTIER #  27fe-02mr55

 

Dec 27 >>A Star is Born   CAPITOL [midnight]

 

1955------------------------------------------------------

 

Jan 17  >A Star is Born

         CAPITOL  - to 29ja55

          CARTIER #  06-09ar55 (+ Valley of the Sun)

 

Jan 31  >Désirée[CS]

         CAPITOL  - to 08fe55

          CARTIER #  06-09mr55

          LAURIER #  30oc-02nv55

 

Feb 02  >Carmen Jones[CS] CP

         ELGIN - to 01mr55

          LAURIER  15-19ar55

 

Feb 02  >Sign of the Pagan[CS]

         ODEON # - to 08fe55 (+ Speed Sub-Zero)

          CARTIER #  27-29mr55

 

Feb 09  >20,000 Leagues Under the Sea[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 21fe55 (+ Grand Canyonscope)

          CARTIER #  13-16ar55 (+ Grand Canyonscope)

 

Feb 09  >Prince of Players[CS] CP

         ODEON - to 15fe55 (+ ‘Hadyn’s Farewell Symphony’)

          LAURIER #  24-28je55

 

Feb 16  >The Silver Chalice[CS] CP

         ODEON - to 24fe55

          CARTIER #  01-04je55 (+ Flight of the White Heron)

 

Feb 11  >Bad Day at Black Rock[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 17mr55

          CARTIER #  20-23ar55

 

Mar 16  >Battle Cry[CS]

         ODEON - to 31mr55

          CARTIER #  08-11je55

          CARTIER #  13-15my56 (+ East of Eden)

 

Mar 19  >The Racers[CS] CP

         CAPITOL - to 26mr55 (+ Far East Bastions)

          CARTIER #  10-12ar55

          LAURIER #  28-31au55

 

Mar 10   Track of the Cat[CS]

         CARTIER #  10-12mr55

 

Apr 08  >A Man Called Peter[CS]

         ODEON - to 21ar55

          CARTIER #  29je-02jl55

          LAURIER #  18-20de55

 

Apr 08  >Hit the Deck[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 15ar55

          CARTIER #  25-28my55

 

Mar 18  >The Long Gray Line[CS]

         ELGIN # - to 03my55

          CARTIER #  09-11oc55

          LAURIER #  26-28fe56

 

Apr 16  >Untamed[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 22ar55

          CARTIER #  26-28je55

          LAURIER #  27-29nv55

 

Apr 23  >Jupiter’s Darling[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 29ar55

          CARTIER #  23-25je55

 

Apr 29  >East of Eden[CS]

         ODEON - to 10my55 (+ Coney Island Holiday)

          CARTIER #  06-09jl55

          CARTIER #  13-15my56 (+ Battle Cry)

 

Apr 30  >Many Rivers to Cross[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 07my55

          CARTIER #  15-18je55

 

May 04   The Black Widow[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 07my55

         LAURIER #  21-23au55

 

May 11  >Captain Lightfoot[CS]

         ODEON # - to 10my55

          CARTIER #  19-22je55

 

May 18   Green Fire[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 21my55

 

May 19  >Violent Saturday[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 26my55

          CARTIER #  17-19jl55

          LAURIER #  15-17ja56

 

May 29  >White Feather[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 31my55

         LAURIER #  11-13de55

 

Jun 01  >Strange Lady in Town[CS] CP

         ODEON - to 07je55

          CARTIER #  31jl-02au55

 

Jun 03  >Daddy Long Legs[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 09je55

          CARTIER #  14-17au55

          LAURIER #  22-24ja56

 

Jun 10  >The Prodigal[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 16je55

          CARTIER #  20-23jl55

 

Jun 12   Long John Silver[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 14je55

 

Jun 22  >That Lady[CS]

         ODEON # - to 28je55

          LAURIER #  19-22nv55

 

Jun 24  >The Sea Chase[CS] CP

         CAPITOL - to 30je55

          CARTIER #  27-30jl55

 

Jul 01  >Soldier of Fortune[CS]

         ODEON - to 12jl55 (+ Colorado Holiday)

          LAURIER #  24-27de55

 

Jul 03   Bedevilled[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 05jl55

 

Jul 10   Chief Crazy Horse[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 12jl55

 

Jul 16  >The Seven Year Itch[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 26jl55 (+ Igloo for Two + Tears of the Moon)

          CARTIER #  21-24au55

          LAURIER #  29-31ja56

 

Jul 27  >Love Me or Leave Me[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 04au55

          CARTIER #  07-10au55

 

Jul 14  >Interrupted Melody(CS]

         ELGIN # - to 26au55

          CARTIER #  28-30au55

 

Aug 01  >How to be Very, Very Popular[CS]

         ODEON - to 10au55

          LAURIER #  08-10ja56

 

Aug 12  >The Cobweb[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 18au55

          CARTIER #  31au-03se55

 

Aug 19  >House of Bamboo[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 25au55

          CARTIER #  04-10se55

          LAURIER #  12-14fe56

 

Aug 25  >Land of the Pharoahs[CS]

         ODEON - to 31au55

          CARTIER #  18-21se55

 

Sep 10  >Mister Roberts[CS] CP

         CAPITOL - to 21se55

          CARTIER #  19-22oc55

 

Sep 11   Moonfleet[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 14se55

 

Sep 22  >The McConnell Story[CS] CP

         ODEON - to 28se55

          CARTIER #  01-03ja56

 

Sep 22  >The Virgin Queen[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 28se55

          CARTIER #  27-29oc55

          LAURIER #  04-06mr56

 

Sep 24  >The Man from Laramie[CS]

         ELGIN # - to 05oc55

          CARTIER #  30oc-02nv55

          LAURIER #  29ar-01my56

 

Sep 25   The King’s Thief[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 28se55

 

Sep 29  >Lady and the Tramp[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 05oc55 (+ Switzerland)

          CARTIER #  09-12nv55 (+ Switzerland)

 

Oct 06  >To Hell and Back[CS]

         ODEON # - to 19oc55

          CARTIER #  23-26nv55

 

Oct 06  >The Left Hand of God[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 12oc55

          CARTIER #  04-07ja56

 

Oct 06  >Love is a Many Splendored Thing[CS]

         ELGIN - to 02nv55

          CARTIER #  28-31de55

          LAURIER #  22-24jl56 (+ The Last Hunt)

 

Oct 13  >It’s Always Fair Weather[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 21oc55

          CARTIER #  23-26oc55

          LAURIER #  08-10ar56

 

Oct 16   The Magnificent Matador[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 18oc55

         LAURIER #  05-07fe56

 

Oct 26  >Seven Cities of Gold[CS]

         ODEON - to 01nv55

          LAURIER  14-17jl56

 

Oct 29  >Pete Kelly’s Blues[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 05nv55 (+ Below the Rio Grande)

          CARTIER #  04-07de55

 

Nov 02  >Blood Alley[CS]

         ODEON # - to 08nv55

          CARTIER #  08-10ja56

 

Nov 06   The Scarlet Coat[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 08nv55

 

Nov 16  >I Died A Thousand Times[CS]

         ODEON # - to 22nv55

          CARTIER #  25-28mr56

 

Nov 23  >The View from Pompey’s Head[CS]

         ODEON - to 29nv55

          LAURIER  29-31jl56

 

Nov 24  >The Tall Men[CS]

         CAPITOL - to 01de55

          CARTIER #  29ja-01fe56

          LAURIER  05-07au56

 

Dec 02  >The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 08de55

          CARTIER #  25-27de55

          LAURIER #  19-21au56

 

Dec 08  >Gentlemen Marry Brunettes[CS]

         ELGIN # - to 14de55

          LAURIER #  16-19je56

 

Dec 09  >Rebel Without A Cause[CS] CP

         CAPITOL # - to 23de55

          CARTIER #  10-14ja56

 

Dec 17  >The Adventures of Quentin Durward[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 23de55

          CARTIER #  15-18ja56

 

Dec 23  >Guys and Dolls[CS]

         ODEON # - to 19ja56

          ODEON #  06-10jl56

 

Dec 23  >Good Morning Miss Dove[CS]

         ELGIN - to 12ja56

          CARTIER #  26-29fe56

 

Dec 24  >Kismet[CS] CP

         CAPITOL # - to 31de55

          CARTIER #  05-08fe55

          LAURIER #  24-26je56

 

1956------------------------------------------------------

 

Jan 12  >The Tender Trap[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 19ja56 (+ That’s My Mommy)

          CARTIER #  12-15fe56

          LAURIER #  06-08my56

 

Jan 13  >The Kentuckian[CS]

         ELGIN # - to 24ja56

          LAURIER #  21-24ar56

 

Jan 20  >The Rains of Ranchipur[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 26ja56

          CARTIER #  19-22fe56

          LAURIER  04-04de56

 

Jan 27  >Helen of Troy[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 03fe56

          CARTIER #  02-05my56

 

Feb 10  >The Lieutenant Wore Skirts[CS]

         ODEON - to 21fe56 (+ Gods of the Road)

          LAURIER  11-14au56

 

Feb 23  >Picnic[CS]

         ELGIN # - to 28mr56

          CARTIER #  30my-02je56

 

Feb 03  >The Court Marshall of Billy Mitchell[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 06mr56

          CARTIER #  18-21mr56

 

Mar 09  >The Man Who Never Was[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 22mr56

          CARTIER #  08-11ar56 (+ The Last Hunt)

 

Mar 22   The Deep Blue Sea[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 24mr56

 

Mar 23  >The Last Hunt[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 29mr56

          CARTIER #  08-11ar56 (+ The Man Who Never Was)

          LAURIER #  22-24jl56 (+ Love is a Many Splendored Thing)

 

Mar 29  >Cockleshell Heroes[CS]

         ELGIN # - to 11ar56

 

Mar 29   Diane[CS]

         CARTIER # - to 31mr56

 

Apr 18  >Carousel[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 24ar56

          CARTIER #  16-19my56

          LAURIER #  16-18se56

 

Apr 25  >On The Threshold of Space[CS] CP

         ODEON # - to 01my56

          LAURIER #  25-28au56

 

May 02  >The Conqueror[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 09my56

          CARTIER #  10-13oc56

          LAURIER #  25-27nv56

 

May 01  >The Swan[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 16my56

          CARTIER #  01-03jl56

          LAURIER #  02-04de56

 

May 17  >Meet Me in Las Vegas[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 23my56 (+ Springtime in Holland + The Egg & Jerry)

          CARTIER #  08-11jl56

 

May 24  >Hilda Crane[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 30my56 (+ Land of the Bible)

          CARTIER #  22-24jl56

 

Jun 06  >The Revolt of Mamie Stover[CS]

         ODEON # - to 12je56

          LAURIER #  13-16oc56

 

Jun 15  >Forbidden Planet[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 20je56 (+ The Wedding in Monaco)

          CARTIER #  24-27je56

 

Jun 21  >Gaby[CS] CP

         CAPITOL # - to 26je56

          CARTIER #  12-14jl56

 

Jun 27  >The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 04jl56

          CARTIER #  19-22au56

 

Jun 28  >Trapeze[CS]

         ELGIN - to 28jl56

          LAURIER #  29se-02oc56

 

Jul 05  >Bhowani Junction[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 11jl56 (+ Busy Bodies

          + Passing Parade + Stairway to Light)

          CARTIER #  23-26jl56

          LAURIER #  29de56-02ja57

 

Jul 19  >D-Day, The Sixth of June[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 25jl56 (+ A Thoroughbred is Born)

          CARTIER #  19-22se56

 

Jul 30  >The Eddy Duchin Story[CS]

         ELGIN # - to 30au56

          CARTIER #  26-29se56

 

Aug 02  >The Proud Ones[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 08au56

          CARTIER #  12-14au56

 

Aug 16  >The King and I[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 29au56

          CARTIER #  30se-02oc56

 

Aug 30  >Bus Stop[CS]

         ODEON # - to 12se56

          LAURIER #  03-06nv56 (+ Meet Me in Las Vegas)

 

Sep 20  >Fantasia

         ODEON - to 26se56

 

Oct 07  >The Best Things in Life are Free[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 16oc56 (+ Honeymoon in Paris)

          CARTIER #  04-06nv56

 

Oct 17  >The Last Wagon[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 23oc56 (+ Pigskin Peewees)

          LAURIER #  08-11de56

 

Oct 25  >Bigger Than Life[CS]

         ODEON # - to 30oc56

          LAURIER #  19-22ja57

 

Nov 14  >Between Heaven and Hell[CS]

         ODEON # - to 22nv56

          LAURIER #  26-29ja57

 

Nov 17  >Tea and Sympathy[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 23nv56

 

Nov 18   23 Paces to Baker Street[CS]

         CARTIER #  18-20nv56

 

Dec 01  >The Opposite Sex[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 08de56

          CARTIER #  30de56-02ja57

 

Dec 06  >Pillars of the Sky[CS]

         ODEON # - to 13de56

          CARTIER #  31de56 & 03-07ja57

 

Dec 10  >Teenage Rebel[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 17de56

          CARTIER #  20-23ja57

 

1957------------------------------------------------------

 

Jan 08  >Love Me Tender[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 17ja57

          CARTIER #  07-10ar57

 

Jan 21  >Lust for Life[CS]

         ELGIN - to 05fe57

 

Feb 08  >Teahouse of the August Moon[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 20fe57

          CARTIER #  09-11my57

 

Feb 21  >Anastasia[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 06mr57 (+ Champagne Music)

          CARTIER #  24-27mr57

 

Feb 27  >Oklahoma![CS]

         ELGIN # - to 03ar57

          CARTIER #  26-29my57

 

Feb 27  >3 Brave Men

         ODEON # - to 05mr57

          LAURIER #  13-16ar57

 

Mar 06  >The True Story of Jesse James[CS] CP

         ODEON # - to 12mr57

          LAURIER #  06-09ar57

 

Mar 07  >The Girl Can’t Help It[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 14mr57

          CARTIER #  31mr-02ar57

 

Mar 22  >The Barretts of Wimpole Street[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 26mr57

 

Mar 27  >Oh, Men! Oh, Women![CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 02ar57

          CARTIER #  12-15my57

 

Apr 17  >Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison[CS]

         ODEON # - to 07my57

          LAURIER #  25-28my57

 

Apr 18   Ten Thousand Bedrooms[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 24ar57

          CARTIER #  19-22my57

 

Apr 25  >The Spirit of St. Louis[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 02my57

          CARTIER #  14-16au57

 

May 03  >Designing Woman[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 09my57

          CARTIER #  09-12je57

 

May 14  >Boy on a Dolphin[CS]

         ODEON # - to 07my57

          LAURIER #  08-11je57

 

May 24  >China Gate[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 30my57

          CARTIER #  13-16jl57

 

Jun 12  >The Way to the Gold[CS]

         ODEON # - to 15je57

 

Jun 14  >Desk Set[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 20je57

          CARTIER #  28-30jl57

 

Jun 21  >This Could Be the Night[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 27je57

          CARTIER #  05-07se57

 

Jun 28   The Ten Commandments  RSE

         CAPITOL # - to 01au57

 

Jul 11  >Island in the Sun[CS]

         ODEON # - to 24jl57

          LAURIER #  10-13au57

 

Aug 02  >The Wayward Bus[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 08au57

          CARTIER #  01-04se57

 

Aug 09   Rebel Without a Cause + East of Eden

         CARTIER # - to 11au57

 

Aug 14  >An Affair to Remember[CS]

         ODEON # - to 30au57

 

Aug 16  >Bernardine[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 24au57

          CARTIER #  22-25se57

 

Sep 01 >>Silk Stockings[CS]   CAPITOL # [midnight]

 

Sep 03  >Silk Stockings[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 07se57

          CARTIER #  24-26nv57

 

Sep 23  >Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 27se57

          CARTIER #  01-03de57

 

Oct 01  >Around the World in 80 Days  RSE

         SOMERSET # - to 01fe58

          SOMERSET #  03-08fe58 (version francaise)

 

Oct 03  >A Hatful of Rain[CS]

         ELGIN # - to 12oc57

          CARTIER #  15-17de57

 

Oct 04  >Sea Wife[CS]

         ODEON # - to 10oc57

 

Oct 25  >The Pajama Game[CS]

         ODEON # - to 09nv57

          CARTIER #  25-28de57

 

Oct 31  >The Three Faces of Eve[CS]

         ELGIN # - to 15nv57

 

Nov 01  >Until They Sail[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 05nv57

          CARTIER #  02-04ja58

 

Nov 18  >The Sun Also Rises[CS]

         ODEON # - to 28nv57

          LAURIER #  11-15ja58

 

Nov 22  >Les Girls[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 29nv57

          CARTIER #  05-08ja58

 

Dec 31  >Don’t Go Near the Water[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 07ja58

          CARTIER #  01-04fe58

 

Dec 11  >No Down Payment

         CAPITOL # - to 18de57

          CARTIER #  09-11ja58

 

Dec 25  >Pal Joey

         ELGIN # - to 22ja58

          CARTIER #  12-15fe58

 

1958------------------------------------------------------

 

Jan 08  >April Love[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 15ja58

 

Jan 15  >Kiss Them for Me[CS]

         ODEON # - to 05nv57

 

Jan 22  >The Enemy Below[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 05nv57

 

Jan 13  >Sayonara[TN]

         CAPITOL # - to 18de57

 

Feb 19  >Peyton Place[CS]

         CAPITOL # - to 18de57

 

Feb 21   The Ten Commandments

         CARTIER # - to 06mr58

        “North American premiere

         of French language version”

 

Feb 24   Oklahoma!

         SOMERSET - to 01mr58

        “Extactly as you saw

         Around the World in 80 Days

         in all the wonder of

         stereophonic sound.

         First time in Ottawa on

         the huge Todd screen”

 

Mar 03   Guys and Dolls

         SOMERSET # - to 08mr58

 

 

        I N   P R O G R E S S

 

 

1977------------------------------------------------------

 

May 15   Jeux de la XXIe Olympiade/Games of the XXI Olympiad (NFB)

         NAC OPERA* (National Arts Centre)

        ‘stereophonic (Dolby) audio system’

 

Jun 18   Tommy   NAC OPERA

        ‘four channel stereo with Dolby’

         Ken Russell Film Festival - Canadian Film Institute

 

Dec 16   Close Encounters of the Third Kind

         ST. LAURENT I - to 27ar78

        ‘Cinema II does not have the Dolby System’

 

1978------------------------------------------------------

 

Dec 22   The Wiz - Dolby stereo(logo)   ST. LAURENT I - to 11ja79

 

1979------------------------------------------------------

 

Jan 23   Watership Down   NAC OPERA

 

Jan 26   Watership Down   ST. LAURENT I* - to 22fe79

        ‘Dolby stereo(logo)’

 

Jul 13   Dracula   ST. LAURENT I - to 02au79

 

Aug 03   The Muppet Movie   ST. LAURENT I - to 04oc79

 

1980------------------------------------------------------

 

May 26   labour dispute (projectionists); chain cinemas closed - to 25au80

 

Aug 29   Xanadu   ST. LAURENT I - to 25se80

 

Sep 26   Raise the Titanic   ST. LAURENT I - to 09oc80

 

Nov 14   WESTGATE   cinemas open; triplex: 1 & 2 Dolby equipped

 

Dec 05   Flash Gordon   WESTGATE 1 # - to 18de80

 

Dec 19   The Jazz Singer   ST. LAURENT I - to 22ja81

 

Dec 19   Flash Gordon   WESTGATE 2* - to 15ja81

        ‘Dolby stereo(logo)’

 

1981------------------------------------------------------

 

Jan 23   The Jazz Singer   WESTGATE 2 - to 05fe81

 

Feb 13   The Competition   ST. LAURENT I - to 05mr81

 

Mar 20   The Final Conflict   ST. LAURENT I # - to 09ar81

 

Apr 10   Star Wars   ST. LAURENT I - to 23ar81

 

Apr 10   Star Wars   WESTGATE 2 - to 23ar81

 

Jun 26   The Great Muppet Caper   WESTGATE 1 # - to 16jl81

 

Aug 07   Heavy Metal   WESTGATE 1 # - to 17se81

 

Sep 08   ELMDALE   cinema closed (twin conversion; Dolby install)

                   - to 22oc81

 

Sep 18   Heavy Metal   WESTGATE 2 #  - to 25se81

 

Sep 25   The Rose   TOWNE*

        ‘Dolby stereo’

 

Oct 04   Star Trek / The Elephant Man   TOWNE

 

Oct 09   Raging Bull   TOWNE

 

Oct 11   Close Encounters of the Third Kind-Special Edition /

         Shock Treatment

         TOWNE

 

Oct 15   Altered States   TOWNE

 

Oct 16   Tess   TOWNE

 

Oct 17   Hair   TOWNE

 

Oct 26   SOMERSET   cinema closed (renovation) - to 17de81

 

Oct 31   Outland   TOWNE

 

Nov 05   The Rose   TOWNE

 

Nov 06   The Deer Hunter   WESTGATE 1* - to 12nv81

        ‘Dolby stereo(logo)’

 

Nov 06   Time Bandits   ST. LAURENT I - to 17de81

 

Nov 06   Time Bandits   ELMDALE 2* - to 20ja82

        ‘Dolby stereo(logo)’

 

Nov 06   Paul McCartney & Wings Rock Show   TOWNE - to 08nv81

         Presented in Full Dolby Stereo’

 

Nov 20   The Elephant Man   TOWNE

 

Nov 21   Excalibur   TOWNE

        ‘Dolby stereo if available’

 

Nov 27   Maniac   WESTGATE 2 - to 10de81

 

Nov 28   Hair   TOWNE #

 

Nov 29   Raging Bull   TOWNE #

 

Dec 11   Tess / Heavy Metal   TOWNE #

 

Dec 18   Hair   TOWNE

 

Dec 20   Heavy Metal   TOWNE

 

Dec 24   Fame   WESTGATE 2 - to 07ja82

 

Dec 26   The Elephant Man   TOWNE

 

Dec 27   Hair   TOWNE

 

1982------------------------------------------------------

 

Jan 03   Paul McCartney & Wings Rock Show   TOWNE

 

Jan 09   Victory   TOWNE

 

Jan 10   McVicar   TOWNE - & 11ja82

 

Jan 15   Tess   TOWNE

 

Jan 22   Heavy Metal   ELMDALE 1* - to 23ja82

        ‘Dolby stereo(logo)’

 

Jan 24   Superman II / The Last Waltz   TOWNE

 

Jan 25   Excalibur / Outland   TOWNE

 

Jan 30   Hair   TOWNE

 

Feb 08   The Man Who Fell to Earth   TOWNE

        ‘Now in Dolby stereo’

 

Feb 13   Flash Gordon   SOMERSET # - & 14fe82

 

Feb 13   Rust Never Sleeps   TOWNE

        ‘Now in Dolby stereo’

 

Feb 15   Paul McCartney & Wings Rock Show   TOWNE

 

Feb 18   The Shining   TOWNE

 

Feb 25   Raging Bull   TOWNE #

 

Feb 26   Excalibur / Heavy Metal   TOWNE

 

Feb 27   Xanadu #   SOMERSET - & 28fe82

 

Feb 28   Star Trek / Heavy Metal   TOWNE

 

Mar 06   The Kids Are Alright   TOWNE

 

Mar 12   Tess   TOWNE

 

Mar 14   McVicar   TOWNE

 

Mar 20   Apocalypse Now   TOWNE

 

Mar 26   Apocalypse Now   WESTGATE 1 # - to 01ar82

 

Mar 27   The Last Waltz   TOWNE

 

Apr 02   Cat People

         ELMDALE 2 - to 22ar82 / ELMDALE 1 - to 08ar82

 

Apr 10   Hair   TOWNE

        ‘New uncut version in Dolby stereo if available’

 

Apr 23   Heavy Metal   TOWNE #

 

Apr 24   Apocalypse Now TOWNE

 

Apr 30   Gala (NFB)   NAC OPERA

        ‘world premiere’

 

Apr 30 >>If You Could See What I Hear   ST LAURENT I

 

May 01   The Last Waltz   TOWNE

        ‘In Dolby stereo if available’

 

May 07   If You Could See What I Hear   ST LAURENT I # - to 13my82

 

May 08   The Kids Are Alright + Quadrophenia   TOWNE #

 

May 14   If You Could See What I Hear   ELMDALE 2 - to 10je82

 

May 14   Rust Never Sleeps   TOWNE #

 

May 16   Close Encounters of the Third Kind-Special Edition   TOWNE #

 

May 20   Excalibur / Outland   TOWNE

        ‘Both films in Dolby stereo’

 

May 21   Rust Never Sleeps   TOWNE

 

May 23   Watership Down   TOWNE #

 

May 28   Paul McCartney & Wings Rock Show /

         The Kids Are Alright + Quadrophenia

         TOWNE #

 

Jun 04   Apocalypse Now   TOWNE

 

Jun 11   E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

         ST LAURENT I - to 09de82 / WESTGATE 1 - to 22jl82

 

Jun 11   Heavy Metal   TOWNE #

 

Jun 12   Fame / Black & Blue   TOWNE #

 

Jun 14   Tess TOWNE

 

Jun 18   Fame TOWNE

 

Jun 25   The Thing   WESTGATE 2 - to 22jl82

 

Jun 25   Megaforce   ELMDALE 1 - to 07jl82

 

Jun 25   The Kids Are Alright + Quadrophenia   TOWNE #

 

Jun 27   Apocalypse Now   TOWNE

 

Jun 30   Heavy Metal   TOWNE

 

Jul 02   Fame   TOWNE

 

Jul 05   Alien   TOWNE

 

Jul 09   Rust Never Sleeps / Cat People   TOWNE #

 

Jul 12   The Elephant Man   TOWNE #

 

Jul 17   Heavy Metal   TOWNE #

 

Jul 23   E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial   WESTGATE 2 # - to 16de82

 

Jul 23   The Thing   ELMDALE 1 # - to 29jl82

 

Jul 23   The Kids Are Alright   TOWNE #

 

Aug 02   Tess   TOWNE

 

Aug 05   Days of Heaven   TOWNE #

 

Aug 06   The Pirate Movie   ELMDALE 2 # - to 26au82

 

Aug 13   Apocalypse Now   TOWNE

 

Aug 20   The Kids Are Alright   TOWNE #

 

Aug 25   Apocalypse Now   TOWNE

 

Aug 27   Rust Never Sleeps / Cat People   TOWNE #

 

Aug 28   Shock Treatment   TOWNE #

 

Sep 03   Alien   TOWNE

 

Sep 03   The Kids Are Alright + Quadrophenia   TOWNE #

 

Sep 09   The Deer Hunter   TOWNE

 

Sep 10   Apocalypse Now   TOWNE

 

Sep 12   The Deer Hunter   TOWNE #

 

Sep 13   ELGIN 1   cinema closed (renovation) - to 16se82

 

Sep 17   Inchon   NELSON* - to 30se82

        ‘Dolby stereo(logo)’

 

Sep 17   The Kids Are Alright + Quadrophenia   TOWNE #

 

Sep 20   Tess   TOWNE

 

Sep 24   The Tempest   SOMERSET* - to 28oc82

        ‘Dolby stereo(logo)’

 

Oct 08   Apocalypse Now   TOWNE

 

Oct 09   Star Trek II   TOWNE

 

Oct 09   Heavy Metal   TOWNE #

 

Oct 10   Quest for Fire   TOWNE #

 

Oct 15   Fame   TOWNE #

 

Oct 15   The Kids Are Alright + Quadrophenia   TOWNE #

 

Oct 22 >>The Man from Snowy River   WESTGATE 1

 

Oct 29   The Man from Snowy River   WESTGATE 1 - to 16de82

 

Oct 29   The Tempest   ELMDALE 1 # - to 18nv82

 

Oct 29   The Kids Are Alright + Quadrophenia   TOWNE #

 

Oct 30   Blade Runner   TOWNE

 

Nov 05   National Lampoon’s Class Reunion   ELGIN 1* - to 25nv82

        ‘Dolby stereo(logo)’

 

Nov 08   Tess   TOWNE #

 

Nov 12   The Kids Are Alright + Quadrophenia   TOWNE #

 

Nov 26   Fame   TOWNE - & 27nv82

 

Nov 26   Heavy Metal   TOWNE #

 

Dec 03   The Boat (Das Boot)   ELGIN 1 - to 16de82

 

Dec 03   AC/DC Let There Be Rock   TOWNE - to 11de82

 

Dec 05   Apocalypse Now   TOWNE

 

Dec 16   Outland   TOWNE #

 

Dec 18   Poltergeist   TOWNE

 

Dec 18   The Kids Are Alright + Quadrophenia   TOWNE #