AMC Rolling Hills 20

2591 Airport Drive,
Torrance, CA 90505

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Additional Info

Operated by: AMC Theatres

Architects: Edward Beal

Functions: Movies (First Run)

Previous Names: AMC Rolling Hills 6

Phone Numbers: Box Office: 310.289.4262

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AMC Rolling Hills 20

The AMC Rolling Hills 6 opened May 16, 1986.

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Recent comments (view all 9 comments)

jmarellano on January 29, 2008 at 1:40 am

The AMC Rolling Hills 20 started out originally as the AMC Rolling Hills 6. It was your typical early 80’s 6plex, mirrored in design to the AMC Marina Pacifica 6 amongst others. The theatre was always busy and expansion was needed. In the mid 90’s, it was determined that the theatre would be added on, and expanded to a 20 plex. A new 13 plex was added next to the old 6 plex (which stayed open, sans one doorway out) while the 6 plex stayed opened. AMC then opened the new 13 plex with stadium seating, and all theatres under 300 seats.

With the new theatre, the old 6 plex was semi gutted. The old 6 screens were rebuilt with stadium seating, and a 7th theatre was added where the former lobby was. The concession stand there was remodeled to form a very small satellite stand, and the restrooms were kept in the old lobby area, just long corridors led to them. Its definitely neat to see a movie in the old lobby!

kencmcintyre on July 21, 2008 at 12:30 pm

My old racquet club was across the parking lot from the sixplex. The club was torn down around the time the theater was expanded. I saw Hellboy II at the theater yesterday and took a couple of photos:

DV88 on October 10, 2008 at 3:26 am

Saw Rocky III, Ghostbusters II and Batman here, among others. Great days.

kencmcintyre on June 22, 2009 at 12:12 pm

I took the wife to see “The Proposal” here last night. Not bad for a chick flick.

twintermute on June 13, 2012 at 9:04 pm

uh, that’s a picture of BevMo. the theater IS behind it, but…

jmarellano on June 14, 2012 at 8:38 pm

That is actually a picture of the former Rolling Hills Theater which has a separate entry. As mentioned above by twintermute, the 20day plex is behind this former theater.

rivest266 on August 4, 2016 at 4:56 pm

This opened on May 16th, 1986 with six screens. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section.

rivest266 on August 5, 2016 at 11:36 am

July 25th, 1997 grand opening ad with 20 screens in the photo section.

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Nothing But Cinema on June 5, 2024 at 9:00 am

Capacity is 3,321

Auditorium capacities: 195 (1), 160 (2), 146 (3), 110 (4), 122 (5), 146 (6), 161 (7), 140 (8), 244 (9), 182 (10/IMAX), 241 (11), 119 (12/Dolby), 220 (13), 108 (14), 109 (15), 218 (16), 202 (17), 142 (18), 201 (19), 155 (20)

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