ArcLight Cinemas Spreads Out to San Diego

San Diego is finally getting a world class movie house. ArcLight Cinemas just announced that they are building an 1,800-seat, 14-screen multiplex at the Westfield UTC mall near La Jolla. The theater will be ArcLight’s first outside of LA County.

The new ArcLight represents a significant upgrade in luxury from San Diego’s existing movie houses. But more importantly, it will be one of the few places showing art house flicks. It’s basically a cinematic wasteland outside of Hillcrest. This Fishie remembers waiting in line to see Pan’s Labyrinth in San Diego and being stuck alongside every pretentious, self-congratulatory intellectual asshole in the city–all 20 of them. Hopefully the ArcLight will help spread those folks out a bit.



Publish date: September 8, 2011 https://dev.adweek.com/digital/arclight-cinemas-spreads-out-to-san-diego/ © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT
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