Regent Theatre - Bangor MI

Address:
City: Bangor
State: MI
Zip: 49013
County: Van Buren
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Owner History:
Theater Type: Small Town Movie Palace
Number of visits to this page: 689
General Information:

This old theater goes back to the 1920's or before. It was purchased by Hebert A. Wood in 1928. The theater was showed films but was also available for local events as the articles below indicate. By 1931, J.E. Nickerson leased the theater from Mr. Wood. That led to an increase in volume as movies were being shown from the big studios such as RKO, Fox, and Paramount. Nonetheless, the theater closed off and on in the 30's, perhaps for seasonal reasons. It was taken over by C.E. Price of Kalamazoo in 1932. By 1933, there was a serious fire which destroyed the rear of the theater. I have no info after that.

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 Photos:12
Regent Theatre - 30 SEP 1931
30 SEP 1931
Regent Theatre - 10 MAY 1933 ARTICLE ON FIRE
10 MAY 1933 ARTICLE ON FIRE
Regent Theatre - 20 NOV 1931
20 NOV 1931
Regent Theatre - 24 AUG 1928
24 AUG 1928
Regent Theatre - 27 JUN 1928
27 JUN 1928
Regent Theatre - 29 MAY 1933
29 MAY 1933
Regent Theatre - DEC 1 1931
DEC 1 1931
Regent Theatre - JAN 1 1933
JAN 1 1933
Regent Theatre - JUN 4 1932
JUN 4 1932
Regent Theatre - MAR 25 1931
MAR 25 1931
Regent Theatre - NOV 19 1932
NOV 19 1932
Regent Theatre - SEP 4 1928
SEP 4 1928
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