Best movie theaters in D.C.

Check out the top movie theaters in D.C., reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Regal Cinemas Ballston Common 12
1. Regal Cinemas Ballston Common 12
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4 local reviews
671 North Glebe Road, Arlington
Closed now
+1 844-462-7342
Movie theaterElectronics storeHome goods store
Greg
This movie theater has reclining leather seats, reserved seating, and new movies.
James
12 movie theaters play most of the current films, just across the street in the Ballston Mall.
Abdoulaye
Inside the Shopping mall
1. Regal Cinemas Ballston Common 12
1. Regal Cinemas Ballston Common 12
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4 local reviews
671 North Glebe Road, Arlington
Closed now
+1 844-462-7342
Greg
Greg
This movie theater has reclining leather seats, reserved seating, and new movies.
James
James
12 movie theaters play most of the current films, just across the street in the Ballston Mall.
Abdoulaye
Abdoulaye
Inside the Shopping mall
2. Gallery Pl-Chinatown
2. Gallery Pl-Chinatown
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9 local reviews
7th Street Northwest, Washington
Subway stationTransit stationPoint of interest
Akosua
There's lot inside from the movie theater, to a Bowling Alley and cool bar. They validate parking if you go t…
Dee
Great bars and restaurants as well as museums, The Verizon Center, galleries, Sushi, and the best authentic Ch…
Christopher
Chinatown Gallery Place Metro Station (Red/Yellow/ Green)
2. Gallery Pl-Chinatown
2. Gallery Pl-Chinatown
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9 local reviews
7th Street Northwest, Washington
Akosua
Akosua
There's lot inside from the movie theater, to a Bowling Alley and cool bar. They validate parking if you go to the movies so it's free for …
Dee
Dee
Great bars and restaurants as well as museums, The Verizon Center, galleries, Sushi, and the best authentic Chinese/Oriental food in town al…
Christopher
Christopher
Chinatown Gallery Place Metro Station (Red/Yellow/ Green)
3. AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center
3. AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center
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34 local reviews
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
+1 301-495-6700
Movie theaterElectronics storeLodging
Alexander
This movie theater plays art films and classics.
John
Super old school movie theater featuring independent and foreign films. Regularly hosts film festivals. Conces…
Katie
Movie theater + cultural center with popular movies, art films, film festivals, and more.
3. AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center
3. AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center
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34 local reviews
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
+1 301-495-6700
Alexander
Alexander
This movie theater plays art films and classics.
John
John
Super old school movie theater featuring independent and foreign films. Regularly hosts film festivals. Concession stand serves beer and win…
Katie
Katie
Movie theater + cultural center with popular movies, art films, film festivals, and more.
4. Landmark Theatres E Street Cinema
4. Landmark Theatres E Street Cinema
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14 local reviews
555 11th Street Northwest, Washington
+1 202-783-9494
Movie theaterElectronics storeHome goods store
Tory
Check out this local indie movie theater. They show lots of unique films not shown anywhere else in the city.
Alex
Art films and the kinds of movies they show at Sundance but not in big movie theaters. Also, you can have a be…
RR
Independent movie theater (best overall selection of independent movies in DC metro area)
4. Landmark Theatres E Street Cinema
4. Landmark Theatres E Street Cinema
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14 local reviews
555 11th Street Northwest, Washington
+1 202-783-9494
Tory
Tory
Check out this local indie movie theater. They show lots of unique films not shown anywhere else in the city.
Alex
Alex
Art films and the kinds of movies they show at Sundance but not in big movie theaters. Also, you can have a beer or a glass of wine while yo…
RR
RR
Independent movie theater (best overall selection of independent movies in DC metro area)
5. Regal Cinemas Gallery Place 14
5. Regal Cinemas Gallery Place 14
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21 local reviews
Movie theaterElectronics storeHome goods store
Alex
Closest mainstream-cinema movie theater. To get there via Metro, change trains at L'enfant Station: you want t…
Chase
Great all around movie theater with stadium seating and large screens in the heart of Chinatown.
Julie
The U St Metro will take you straight to Gallery Place where this movie theater is. It's one of the best one's…
5. Regal Cinemas Gallery Place 14
5. Regal Cinemas Gallery Place 14
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21 local reviews
Alex
Alex
Closest mainstream-cinema movie theater. To get there via Metro, change trains at L'enfant Station: you want the Yellow or Green lines towar…
Chase
Chase
Great all around movie theater with stadium seating and large screens in the heart of Chinatown.
Julie
Julie
The U St Metro will take you straight to Gallery Place where this movie theater is. It's one of the best one's in town.
6. AMC Loews Georgetown 14
6. AMC Loews Georgetown 14
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15 local reviews
Movie theaterElectronics storeHome goods store
Ramsey
Fantastic movie theater located in a former factory building.
Michael & Denzil
The local movie theater. Not great, but it sure is close
Jonathan and Margreet
Recently renovated movie theater with reclining seats and IMAX, 3D, and Dolby theaters. Recommend buying tick…
6. AMC Loews Georgetown 14
6. AMC Loews Georgetown 14
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15 local reviews
Ramsey
Ramsey
Fantastic movie theater located in a former factory building.
Michael & Denzil
Michael & Denzil
The local movie theater. Not great, but it sure is close
Jonathan and Margreet
Jonathan and Margreet
Recently renovated movie theater with reclining seats and IMAX, 3D, and Dolby theaters. Recommend buying tickets in advance or online.
7. Regal Cinemas Majestic 20 & IMAX
7. Regal Cinemas Majestic 20 & IMAX
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16 local reviews
900 Ellsworth Drive, Silver Spring
Closed now
+1 844-462-7342
Movie theaterElectronics storeHome goods store
Laura
Excellent movie theater and surrounded by fun shops and restaurants
Wilson & Maeghin
Closest Movie Theater, free parking on weekends and nights
Marijke & Richard
Modern muli-plex movie theater showing all the newest films (including 3-D) at great prices
7. Regal Cinemas Majestic 20 & IMAX
7. Regal Cinemas Majestic 20 & IMAX
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16 local reviews
900 Ellsworth Drive, Silver Spring
Closed now
+1 844-462-7342
Laura
Laura
Excellent movie theater and surrounded by fun shops and restaurants
Wilson & Maeghin
Wilson & Maeghin
Closest Movie Theater, free parking on weekends and nights
Marijke & Richard
Marijke & Richard
Modern muli-plex movie theater showing all the newest films (including 3-D) at great prices
8. Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse
8. Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse
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13 local reviews
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
+1 703-486-2345
Movie theaterElectronics storeHome goods store
Matthew
This is a cool place where it's a full bar and grill inside a movie theater. They have movies, comedy acts, an…
Sid and Eric
This is a movie theater that serves meals while you watch movies that have been out in theaters for awhile. Th…
Gerson And Karla
Improv comedy and $2 to $6 movies! 6 minute bus ride away
8. Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse
8. Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse
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13 local reviews
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
+1 703-486-2345
Matthew
Matthew
This is a cool place where it's a full bar and grill inside a movie theater. They have movies, comedy acts, and other performers. On Friday …
Sid and Eric
Sid and Eric
This is a movie theater that serves meals while you watch movies that have been out in theaters for awhile. They also host comedians.
Gerson And Karla
Gerson And Karla
Improv comedy and $2 to $6 movies! 6 minute bus ride away
9. Rockville Town Square
9. Rockville Town Square
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8 local reviews
Rockville Town Square, Rockville
NeighborhoodPolitical
Carole
Lots of restaurants, boutique stores and a large movie theater in the brand new Rockville Town Center.
Bela
Brand new Town Square with Library, shops, restaurants, bar and movie theater.
Carole
Lots of restaurants, boutique stores and a large movie theater in the brand new Rockville Town Center.
9. Rockville Town Square
9. Rockville Town Square
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8 local reviews
Rockville Town Square, Rockville
Carole
Carole
Lots of restaurants, boutique stores and a large movie theater in the brand new Rockville Town Center.
Bela
Bela
Brand new Town Square with Library, shops, restaurants, bar and movie theater.
Carole
Carole
Lots of restaurants, boutique stores and a large movie theater in the brand new Rockville Town Center.
10. Regal Cinemas Rockville Center 13
10. Regal Cinemas Rockville Center 13
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5 local reviews
199 East Montgomery Avenue, Rockville
Closed now
+1 844-462-7342
Movie theaterElectronics storeHome goods store
Carole
Large movie theater with all the latest blockbusters, right in Rockville Town Center with all it's restaurants…
FATIMA
The Town Center is walking distance from the house. There are movie theaters, Restaurants, Bars and boutiques…
Carole
Large movie theater with all the latest blockbusters, right in Rockville Town Center with all it's restaurants…
10. Regal Cinemas Rockville Center 13
10. Regal Cinemas Rockville Center 13
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5 local reviews
199 East Montgomery Avenue, Rockville
Closed now
+1 844-462-7342
Carole
Carole
Large movie theater with all the latest blockbusters, right in Rockville Town Center with all it's restaurants and stores.
FATIMA
FATIMA
The Town Center is walking distance from the house. There are movie theaters, Restaurants, Bars and boutiques.
Carole
Carole
Large movie theater with all the latest blockbusters, right in Rockville Town Center with all it's restaurants and stores.
11. Westfield Montgomery
11. Westfield Montgomery
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16 local reviews
7101 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda
Closed now
+1 301-469-6000
Shopping mallDepartment storeShoe store
Terry
Enormous Shopping Mall currently being renovated to Ginormous. Great food, Great Stores, and New Deluxe Movie …
Alex
Formerly known as the Montgomery Mall. Plenty of parking, generally good selection of stores and movie theate…
Carole
Only 5 minutes from the house and has every store you can think of: Apple, Macy's, Nordstrom, Boutiques, ArcLi…
11. Westfield Montgomery
11. Westfield Montgomery
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16 local reviews
7101 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda
Closed now
+1 301-469-6000
Terry
Terry
Enormous Shopping Mall currently being renovated to Ginormous. Great food, Great Stores, and New Deluxe Movie Theater
Alex
Alex
Formerly known as the Montgomery Mall. Plenty of parking, generally good selection of stores and movie theaters.
Carole
Carole
Only 5 minutes from the house and has every store you can think of: Apple, Macy's, Nordstrom, Boutiques, ArcLight Movies etc.
12. AMC Shirlington 7
12. AMC Shirlington 7
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8 local reviews
2772 South Randolph Street, Arlington
+1 703-671-0978
Movie theaterElectronics storeHome goods store
Elizabeth
If you need an escape on a rainy day, Shirlington has many restaurants and a newly-remodeled movie theater wit…
Kristen
This movie theater shows independent films, and is great for a date night.
Kristen
This movie theater shows independent films, and is great for a date night.
12. AMC Shirlington 7
12. AMC Shirlington 7
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8 local reviews
2772 South Randolph Street, Arlington
+1 703-671-0978
Elizabeth
Elizabeth
If you need an escape on a rainy day, Shirlington has many restaurants and a newly-remodeled movie theater with a bar and snacks served at t…
Kristen
Kristen
This movie theater shows independent films, and is great for a date night.
Kristen
Kristen
This movie theater shows independent films, and is great for a date night.