Movie Theater Record Book [Massachusetts, 1973-76]
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Movie Theater Record Book [Massachusetts, 1973-76]

No named author. [Movie Theater Record Book]. Ledger book listing all the movies shown at an unidentified Boston-area(?) movie theater from Jan. 1, 1973 to Jan. 1, 1976. About 15 pages are filled in, in blue and red ballpoint. Fair hardcover (front cover detached). ** Lists hundreds of mainstream releases, horror films, westerns, grade Bs, what seems like pornography, etc. Show dates, distributor, and running time are given for each movie. On the endpapers are written the names and social security numbers of the employees, who included Arthur Szeto, Nelson Peterson, and Thomas Cuming. Other names are Richard A. Fournier, Paul Coffey, Paul Parnell, James Pusatere (manager, Stuart Theatre), Chris Christenson (manager), and Dominic Marnglia. A revealing look at popular taste in movies, from "Sunday Bloody Sunday" and "The Boy Friend" to "4 Flies on Gray Velvet" and "When Women Had Tails." One week featured "Doberman Gang," "Creature with the Blue Hand," "Across 110th Street," "What the Peeper Saw," "Twilight People," "Diabolic Wedding," "7 Blows of the Dragon," and "Queen Boxer." (The photo here is from a photocopy.) (Item ID: 1005707)


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