Kam Tin Theatre. While the sign is difficult to read, questionable street number and the curvature of the road, there is enough visual evidence that it was Kam Tin Theatre. Several exterior features of the theatre match those of a building still standing today. It is the Wellcome (correct spelling) Supermarket on the northeast corner of Kam Tin Road and Tai Hong Wai. <Read more ...>
Merryland Theatre. Since several retired/demolished theatres had similar corner appearance, the exterior sign in this photo gives positive identification. The posters on the outside show the theatre was still operating, but it appears it was on its way out.
Golden City Theatre - news article on its Sale for redevelopment - September 7, 1956
Five years after its opening, the theatre was sold for redevelopment, buiding, seats, equipments including I think the kitchen sink. Briefly some highlights in the article: appraised at about HK $1 million, it was scooped up by a bidder in three minutes for $ 1.31M the only bid; land area 13,742 sq ft; buyer to acknowlege rights of current tenants to continue to use other areas. <Read more ...>