Paris Theatre

Photograph: Jana Jackson
Midtown West

One of the last single-screen art houses around, this theater sports a wonderful balcony (watch out for the amorous couples!) and programs a host of hoity-toity foreign movies, opulent period drams and midlevel indies with big-name stars. The experience of seeing anything at this cineplex is a treat; even if you and your date don't dig what's playing, you'll always have Paris.

Venue name: Paris Theatre
Address: 4 W 58th St
New York
Cross street: at Fifth Ave
Transport: Subway: F to 57th St; N, R to Fifth Ave–59th St
Price: $14, seniors and children $10.50
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Louis Profeta

When in the Paris Theater on those plush seats, it's Paris, France I'm in, an American in Paris, oh my! When will Juliette Benoich be in?