After heavy $2 million renovation, the former Laemmle Sunset 5 space re-opened in September 2012 as a glitzy new 682-seat theater, complete with refreshed lobby, second floor lounge, art gallery, and outdoor patio. Check the website for a packed schedule of independent screenings, lectures and special series.
Sundance Sunset Cinemas
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8000 W Sunset Blvd
|Price:||$12 admission; $11 for matinees; $10 for seniors; $9 for children|
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