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World Premiere, Tuesday, December 31, 1935, from 6:00 PM on
Regular Engagement: Wednesday, January 1, 1936 - Tuesday, January 7, 1936 (1 Week)
King of Burlesque
Starring Warner Baxter and Alice Faye
Directed by Sidney Landsfield
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
90 Minutes
Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "King of Burlesque" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, Month, 1936 (8 Days)
38
$12,100
Totals
8 Days
Daily Average: $1,513
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $318
38
$12,100
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, January 8, 1936 - Tuesday, January 14, 1936 (1 Week)
A Tale of Two Cities
Starring Ronald Colman and Elizabeth Allen
Directed by Jack Conway
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
128 Minutes
"Autoscopiks" with Pete Smith / Directed by Jacob Leventhal and John Norling / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Short Subject

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "A Tale of Two Cities" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, Janaury 14, 1936
35
$11,000
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,571
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $314
35
$11,000
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, January 15, 1936 - Tuesday, January 21, 1936 (1 Week)
Ah Wilderness
Starring Wallace Beery
and Lionel Barrymore
Directed by Clarence Brown
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
98 Minutes
My Marriage
Starring Claire Trevor
and Kent Taylor
Directed by George Archainbaud
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
73 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Ah Wilderness" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, January 21, 1936
$10,100
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,443
--
1 Week
 
$10,100
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, January 22, 1936 - Monday, January 27, 1936 (1 Week)
Show Them No Mercy
Starring Rochelle Hudson
and Cesar Romero
Directed by George Marshall
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
76 Minutes
The Melody Lingers On
Starring Josephene Hutchinson
and George Huston
Directed by David Burton
A Reliance Production
A United Artists Release
65 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Show Them No Mercy" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Monday, January 27, 1936 (6 Days)
$5,100
Totals
6 Days
Daily Average: $850
--
1 Week
 
$5,100
Source: Variety
 
 
Tuesday, January 28, 1936 - Wednesday, February 5, 1936 (1 Week)
Rose Marie
Starring Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy
Directed by W.S. Van Dyke
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
113 Minutes
Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Rose Marie" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, February 5, 1936 (8 Days)
40
$16,800
Totals
8 Days
Daily Average: $2,100
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $420
40
$16,800
Source: Variety
 
 
Thursday, February 6, 1936 - Tuesday, February 11, 1936 (1 Week)
Riffraff
Starring Jean Harlow
and Spencer Tracy
Directed by J. Walter Ruben
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
94 Minutes
Three Live Ghosts
Starring Richard Arlen
and Beryl Mercer
Directed by H. Bruce Humberstone
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
61 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Riffraff" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, February 11, 1936 (6 Days)
$6,800
Totals
6 Days
Daily Average: $1,133
--
1 Week
 
$6,800
Source: Variety
 
 
Premiere, Wednesday, February 12, 1936
Regular Engagement: Thursday, February 13, 1936 - Wednesday, February 26, 1936 (2 Weeks)
Modern Times
Starring Charles Chaplin and Paulette Goddard
Directed by Charles Chaplin
A Charles Chaplin Production / A United Artists Release
87 Minutes
Fox Movietone News - Lowell Thomas Announcing
"Party Time on Santa Catalina Island / Pirate Party on Catalina Island" Starring Charles "Buddy" Rogers and Sterling Young / Directed by Gene Burdette / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Short Subject in Technicolor
"Mickey's Orphan Picnic" Starring Mickey Mouse / Directed by Ben Sharpsteen / A Walt Disney Production in Technicolor / A United Artists Release
11th Screen Edition of The March of Time
Father Divine
Hartman Discovery
Moscow
A Time-Life Production / An R-K-O Radio Pictures Release
"Sacred City of the Mayan Indians" A Fitzpatrick Traveltalk / Directed by Benjamin D. Sharpe / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Short Subject in Natural Color
THEATRE EXECUTIVE STAFF
Managing Director - Sid Grauman
Manager - Robert T. Smith
Assistant Manager - Earl Poggi
Treasurer - Carl Aaen
Advertising - Thornton Sargent
Secretary - Gertrude Skall
Chief Projectionist - Fred Weaver
Stage Manager - George Ormston
Assistant Stage Manager - William Thorneycroft
Engineer - Harry Borthistle
Premiere Tickets: $5.50
Prices "This Engegment Only": 25¢ Children Anytime, 35¢ to 11:00 PM, 50¢ to 6:00 PM, 75¢ Nights; Chinese Open Daily at 9:30 AM
Thursday, February 20, 1936:

Major Studio Preview @ 8:00 PM
Prices from Thursday, February 20, 1936:
30¢ to 1:00 PM, 40¢ to 6:00 PM, 50¢ Nights

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Modern Times" @ 30¢ - 75¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
Preem
Wednesday, February 12, 1936
1
$8,400
1
Wednesday, February 19, 1936
42
$17,830
2
Wednesday, February 26, 1936
35
$11,400
Totals
15 Days
Daily Average: $2,509
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $482
78
$37,630
Source: Variety
 
Thursday, February 27, 1936 - Wednesday, March 4, 1936 (1 Week)
It Had to Happen
Starring George Raft
and Rosalind Russell
Directed by Roy Del Ruth
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
79 Minutes
Exclusive Story
Starring Franchot Tone
and Madge Evans
Directed by George B. Seitz
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
73 Minutes
Prices: Evenings, 50¢ plus 5¢ tax = 55¢
Fox Movietone News - Lowell Thomas Announcing
"Victoria andVancouver" A Fitzpatrick Traveltalk in Technicolor / Directed byBenjamin D. Sharpe / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Short Subject
Chinese Theatre Staff
--
Managing Director - Sid Grauman
Manager - Robert T. Smith
Assistant Manager - Earl Poggi
Treasurer - Carl Aaen
Advertising - Thornton Sargent
Secretary - Getrude Skall
Chief Projectionist - Fred Weaver
Stage Manager - George Ormson
Assistant Stage Manager - William Thornetcroft
Engineer - Harry Borthistle

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "It Had to Happen" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Wednesday, March 4, 1936
$5,500
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $786
--
1 Week
 
$5,500
Source: Variety

An issue of The Playgoer, dated "Week of" February 24, 1935 exisits for this engagement.
 
Thursday, March 5, 1936 - Tuesday, March 17, 1936 (2 Weeks)
The Country Doctor
Starring The Dionne Quintuplets and Jean Hersholt
Directed by Henry King
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
95 Minutes
Prices: 30¢ to 1:00 PM, 40¢ to 6:00 PM, 50¢ Evenings; Chinese Open Daily at 10:30 AM

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown
 
Thursday, March 5, 1936 @ 8:00 PM
Joe E. Brown (44) Forecourt Ceremonies
Friday, March 12, 1936
Al Jolson (50) Forecourt Ceremonies
 
Reported Gross "The Country Doctor" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Wednesday, March 11, 1936
42
$14,000
2
Tuesday, March 17, 1936 (6 Days)
36
$7,000
Totals
13 Days
Daily Average: $1,615
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $269
78
$21,000
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, March 18, 1936 - Tuesday, March 24, 1936 (1 Week)
Wife Versus Secretary
Starring Clark Gable and Jean Harlow
Directed by Clarence Brown
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
88 Minutes
"Air Hoppers" with Pete Smith / Directed by Joseph C. Boyle / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Short Subject

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Wife Versus Secretary" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, March 24, 1936
35
$10,200
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,457
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $291
35
$10,200
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, March 25, 1936 - Wednesday, April 1, 1936 (1 Week)
The Prisoner of Shark Island
Starring Warner Baxter and Gloria Stuart
Directed by John Ford
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
96 Minutes
"Elmer Elephant" A Silly Symphony in Technicolor / Directed by Wilfred Jackson / A Walt Disney Production / A United Artists Release

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "The Prisoner of Shark Island" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Wednesday, April 1, 1936 (8 Days)
40
$8,700
Totals
8 Days
Daily Average: $1,088
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $218
40
$8,700
Source: Variety
 
 
Thursday, April 2, 1936 - Thursday, April 9, 1936 (1 Week)
Petticoat Fever
Starring Robert Montgomery and Myrna Loy
Directed by George Fitzmaurice
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
80 Minutes
"Hit and Run Driver" Starring Sam Flint and William Gould / Directed by Edward L. Cahn / Crime Does Not Pay Series Chapter 5 / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Short Subject

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown
 
Saturday, April 4, 1936
Freddie Bartholomew (12) Forecourt Ceremonies
Wednesday, April 8, 1936
Bing Crosby (33) Forecourt Ceremonies
 
Reported Gross "Petticoat Fever" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, April 9, 1936 (8 Days)
40
$9,700
Totals
8 Days
Daily Average: $1,213
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $243
40
$9,700
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, April 10, 1936 - Thursday, April 16, 1936 (1 Week)
Little Lord Fauntleroy
Starring Freddie Bartholomew and Dolores Costello Barrymore
Directed by John Cromwell
A Selnick International Picture / A United Artists Release
96 Minutes
Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Little Lord Fauntleroy" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, April 16, 1936
35
$10,700
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,529
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $306
35
$10,700
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, April 17, 1936 - Thursday, April 23, 1936 (1 Week)
A Message to Garcia
Starring Wallace Beery
and Barbara Stanwyck
Directed by George Marshall
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
77 Minutes
The Garden Murder Case
Starring Edmund Lowe
and Virginia Bruce
Directed by Edwin L. Marin
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
61 Minutes
  "How to Behave" Starring Robert Benchley / Directed by Arthur Ripley / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Short Subject

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "A Message to Garcia" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Thursday, April 23, 1936
$8,700
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,243
--
1 Week
 
$8,700
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, April 24, 1936 - Thursday, April 30, 1936 (1 Week)
Small Town Girl
Starring Janet Gaynor
and Robert Taylor
Directed by William Wellman
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
106 Minutes
Charlie Chan at the Circus
Starring Warner Oland
and Keye Luke
Directed by Harry Lachman
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
72 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Small Town Girl" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Thursday, April 30, 1936
$7,000
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,000
--
1 Week
 
$7,000
Source: Variety
 
Friday, May 1, 1936 - Thursday, May 7, 1936 (1 Week)
Captain January
Starring Shirley Temple
and Guy Kibbee
Directed by David Butler
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
77 Minutes
Everybody's Old Man
Starring Irvin S. Cobb
and Rochelle Hudson
Directed by James Flood
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
82 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Captain January" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Thursday, May 7, 1936
$7,600
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,086
--
1 Week
 
$7,600
Source: Variety
 
Friday, May 8, 1936 - Thursday, May 14, 1936 (1 Week)
Robin Hood of El Dorado
Starring Warner Baxter
and Ann Loring
Directed by William Wellman
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
85 Minutes
Moonlight Murder
Starring Chester Morris
and Madge Evans
Directed by Edwin L. Marin
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
65 Minutes
  At the Chinese Only:
"Three Little Wolves" A Silly Symphony in Technicolor / Directed by David Hand / A Walt Disney Production / A United Artists Release

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Robin Hood of El Dorado" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Thursday, May 14, 1936
$7,500
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,071
--
1 Week
 
$7,500
Source: Variety
 
Friday, May 15, 1936 - Thursday, May 28, 1936 (2 Weeks)
Under Two Flags
Starring Ronald Colman and Claudette Colbert
Directed by Frank Lloyd
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
112 Minutes
Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown
 
Monday, May 25, 1936
Victor McLaglen (50) Forecourt Ceremonies
  Monday, May 18, 1936
Grauman's Chinese Theatre 9th Birthday Today

Reported Gross "Under Two Flags" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, May 21, 1936
35
$11,000
2
Thursday, May 28, 1936
35
$7,300
Totals
14 Days
Daily Average: $1,307
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $261
70
$18,300
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, May 29, 1936 - Wednesday, June 3, 1936 (1 Week)
Trouble for Two
Starring Robert Montgomery
and Rosalind Russell
Directed by J. Walter Ruben
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
75 Minutes
Little Miss Nobody
Starring Jane Withers
and Jane Darwell
Directed by John G. Blystone
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
65 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Touble for Two" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Wednesday, June 3, 1936 (6 Days)
$6,400
Totals
6 Days
Daily Average: $914
--
1 Week
 
$6,400
Source: Variety
 
 
Friday, June 4, 1936 - Tuesday, June 9, 1936 (1 Week)
The Unguarded Hour
Starring Loretta Young
and Franchot Tone
Directed by Sam Wood
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
87 Minutes
The Country Beyond
Starring Rochelle Hudson
and Paul Kelly
Directed by Eugene Forde
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
73 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

 
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, June 9, 1936 (6 Days)
$6,800
TotalsReported Gross "The Unguarded Hour" @ 30¢ - 55¢
6 Days
Daily Average: $1,133
--
1 Week
 
$6,800
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, June 10, 1936 - Tuesday, June 16, 1936 (1 Week)
Fury
Starring Silvia Sidney
and Spencer Tracy
Directed by Fritz Lang
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
92 Minutes
The First Baby
Starring Johnny Downs
and Shirley Deane
Directed by Lewis Seiler
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
75 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Fury" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, June 16, 1936
$7,500
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,071
--
1 Week
 
$7,500
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, June 17, 1936 - Tuesday, June 23, 1936 (1 Week)
Private Number
Starring Robert Taylor
and Loretta Young
Directed by Roy Del Ruth
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
80 Minutes
The Three Wise Guys
Starring Robert Young
and Betty Furness
Directed by George B. Seitz
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
73 Minutes
  "Polo" with Pete Smith / Directed by George Sidney / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Short Subject

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Private Number" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, June 23, 1936
$11,000
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,571
--
1 Week
 
$11,000
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, June 24, 1936 - Tuesday, July 7, 1936 (2 Weeks)
San Francisco
Starring Clark Gable and Jeanette MacDonald
Directed by W.S. Van Dyke
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
115 Minutes
"Two Little Pups" A Harman/Ising Cartoon in Technicolor / Directed by Rudolf Ising / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Cartoon

"Air-Conditioned - Cool!"
Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "San Francisco" @ 30¢ - 65¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, June 30, 1936
35
$15,000
2
Tuesday, July 7, 1936
35
$14,200
Totals
14 Days
Daily Average: $2,086
--
--
2 Weeks
Average Performance: $417
70
$29,200
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, July 8, 1936 - Tuesday, July 14, 1936 (1 Week)
White Fang
Starring Michael Whale
and Jean Muir
Directed by David Butler
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
70 Minutes
We Went to College
Starring Charles Butterworth
and Walter Abel
Directed by Joseph Santley
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
68 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "White Fang" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, July 14, 1936
$6,800
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $971
--
1 Week
 
$6,800
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, July 15, 1936 - Wednesday, July 22, 1936 (1 Week)
Poor Little Rich Girl
Starring Shirley Temple
and Alice Faye
Directed by Irving Cummings
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
79 Minutes
Educating Father
Starring Jed Prouty
and Shirley Deane
Directed by James Tinling
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
59 Minutes
  Doors open at 11:00 AM

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Poor Little Rich Girl" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Wednesday, July 22, 1936
$11,500
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,643
--
1 Week
 
$11,500
Source: Variety
 
 
Thursday, July 23, 1936 - Friday, July 31, 1936 (1 Week)
Suzy
Starring Jean Harlow
and Franchot Tone
Directed by George Fitzmaurice
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
93 Minutes

Half Angel
Starring Francis Dee
and Brian Donlevy
Directed by Joseph Santley
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
65 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Suzy" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Friday, July 31, 1936 (8 Days)
$16,500
Totals
8 Days
Daily Average: $2,063
--
1 Week
 
$16,500
Source: Variety
 
 
Saturday, August 1, 1936 - Tuesday, August 11, 1936 (2 Weeks)
To Mary-with Love
Starring Warner Baxter
and Myrna Loy
Directed by John Cromwell
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
87 Minutes
36 Hours to Kill
Starring Brian Donlevy
and Gloria Stuart
Directed by Eugene Ford
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
66 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "To Mary-with Love" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Friday, August 7, 1936
$13,500
2
Tuesday, August 11, 1936 (4 Days)
$6,500
Totals
11 Days
Daily Average: $1,818
--
2 Weeks
 
$20,000
Source: Variety
 
Wednesday, August 12, 1936 - Tuesday, August 18, 1936 (1 Week)
His Brother's Wife
Starring Barara Stanwyck
and Robert Taylor
Directed by W.S. Van Dyke
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
88 Minutes
Charlie Chan at the Race Track
Starring Warner Oland
and Keye Luke
Directed by H. Bruce Humberstone
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
70 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "His Brother's Wife" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, August 18, 1936
$13,300
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,900
--
1 Week
 
$13,300
Source: Variety
 
Wednesday, August 19, 1936 - Tuesday, August 25, 1936 (1 Week)
Sing, Baby, Sing
Starring Adolphe Menjou
and Alice Faye
Directed by Sidney Lanfield
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
90 Minutes
Women Are Trouble
Starring Stuart Erwin
and Paul Kelly
Directed by Errol Taggart
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
60 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Sing, Baby, Sing" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, August 25, 1936
$12,200
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,743
--
1 Week
 
$12,200
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, August 26, 1936 - Tuesday, September 1, 1936 (1 Week)
The Road to Glory
Starring Fredric March
and Waner Baxter
Directed by Howard Hawks
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
103 Minutes
Kelly the Second
Starring Patsy Kelly
and Charlie Chase
Directed by Gus Meins
A Hal Roach Production
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Release
70 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "The Road to Glory" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, September 1, 1936
$11,600
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,657
--
1 Week
 
$11,600
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, September 2, 1936 - Tuesday, September 15, 1936 (2 Weeks)
The Gorgeous Hussy
Starring Joan Crawford
and Robert Taylor
Directed by Clarence Brown
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
103 Minutes
Pepper
Starring Jane Withers
and Irwin Cobb
Directed by James Tinling
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
95 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "The Gorgeous Hussy" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, September 8, 1936
$15,500
2
Tuesday, Sepyember 15, 1936
$9,200
Totals
14 Days
Daily Average: $1,836
--
2 Weeks
 
$25,700
Source: Variety
 
Wednesday, September 16, 1936 - Tuesday, September 23, 1936 (1 Week)
Girls' Dormitory
Starring Herbert Marshall
and Ruth Chatterton
Directed by Irving Cummings
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
66 Minutes
Sworn Enemy
Starring Robert Young
and Florence Rice
Directed by Edwin L. Marin
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
73 Minutes
  Wednesday, September 16, 1936:

"In Tribute to the memory of one passed on, Loew's State and Grauman's Chinese Theatres will not open until Noon today" (Irving Thalberg passed away on Tuesday, September 14, 1936 - ED)

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Girls' Dormitory" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, September 23, 1936
$11,700
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,671
--
1 Week
 
$11,700
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, September 24, 1936 - Tuesday, September 29, 1936 (1 Week)
Ramona
Starring Loretta Young
and Don Ameche
Directed by Henry King
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
In Technicolor
84 Minutes
The Longest Night
Starring Robert Young
and Florence Rice
Directed by Errol Taggart
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
51 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Ramona" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, September 29, 1936
$8,700
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,243
--
1 Week
 
$8,700
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, September 30, 1936 - Tuesday, October 6, 1936 (1 Week)
Piccadilly Jim
Starring Robert Montgomery
and Frank Morgan
Directed by Robert Z. Leonard
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
95 Minutes
Star for a Night
Starring Claire Trevor
and Jane Darwell
Directed by Lewis Seiter
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
76 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Piccadilly Jim" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, October 6, 1936
$9,100
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,300
--
1 Week
 
$9,100
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, October 7, 1936 - Tuesday, October 20, 1936 (2 Weeks)
Libeled Lady
Starring Jean Harlow
and Clark Gable
Directed by Jack Conway
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
98 Minutes
Back to Nature
Starring Jed Prouty
and Dixie Dunbar
Directed by James Tinling
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
57 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Libeled Lady" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, October 13, 1936
$13,800
2
Tuesday, October 20, 1936
$10,500
Totals
14 Days
Daily Average: $1,736
--
2 Weeks
 
$24,300
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, October 20, 1936 - Tuesday, October 27, 1936 (1 Week)
Ladies in Love
Starring Janet Gaynor
and Loretta Young
Directed by Edward H. Griffith
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
97 Minutes
All American Chump
Starring Stuart Erwin
and Robert Armstrong
Directed by Edwin L. Marin
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
63 Minutes
  "Moving Day" Starring Mickey Mouse / Directed by Ben Sharpsteen / A Walt Disney Production in Technicolor / A United Artists Release
Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown
 
Wednesday, October 20, 1936
William Powell (44) and Myrna Loy (31) Forecourt Ceremonies
 
Reported Gross "Ladies in Love" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, October 27, 1936
$10,100
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,443
--
1 Week
 
$10,100
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, October 28, 1936 - Tuesday, November 3, 1936 (1 Week)
Dimples
Starring Shirley Temple
and Frank Morgan
Directed by William A. Seiter
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
78 Minutes
Mr. Cinderella
Starring Jack Haley
and Betty Furness
Directed by Edward Sedgewick
A Hal Roach Production
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Release
78 Minutes
  "Behind the Headlines" with Pete Smith / Directed by Edward L. Cahn / A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Short Subject

Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown
Major Studio Preview, Saturday, October 31,1936:

THE GARDEN OF ALLAH
Starring Marlene Dietrich and Charles Boyer
Directed by Richard Boleslawski
A Selznick International Picture in Technicolor
A United Artists Release
80 Minutes

Reported Gross "Dimples" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, November 3, 1936
$6,800
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $971
--
1 Week
 
$6,800
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, November 4, 1936 - Tuesday, November 10, 1936 (1 Week)
The Great Ziegfeld
Starring William Powell and Myrna Loy
Directed by Robert Z. Leonard
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
176 Minutes
Awarded "Best Picture" by AMPAS, March 4, 1937, Biltmore Bowl, Bitmore Hotel
Doors open at 11:30 AM

40¢ to 1:00 PM, 55¢ to 6:00 PM, Evenings, 65¢
Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "The Great Ziegfeld" @ 30¢ - 65¢
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Tuesday, November 10, 1936
28
$10,500
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,500
--
--
1 Week
Average Performance: $375
28
$10,500
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, November 11, 1936 - Tuesday, November 17, 1936 (1 Week)
Pigskin Parade
Starring Stuart Erwin
and Patsy Kelly
Directed by David Butler
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
95 Minutes
Mad Holiday
Starring Edmund Lowe
and Elissa Landi
Directed by George B. Seitz

A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
72 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown
Friday, November 13, 1937:

"Owl Show" late show of "Pigskin Parade."
Saturday, November 14, 1936 at 3:45 PM:

"Preview of a Great New M-G-M Musical" (assumed to be "Born to Dance" with Eleanor Powell - ED)

Reported Gross "Pigskin Parade" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, November 17, 1936
$9,500
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,357
--
1 Week
 
$9,500
Source: Variety
 
Wednesday, November 18, 1936 - Tuesday, November 24, 1936 (1 Week)
Reunion
Starring The Dionne Quintuplets
and Jean Hersholt
Directed by Norman Taurog
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
80 Minutes
Our Relations
Starring Stan Laurel
and Oliver Hardy
Directed by Harry Lachman

A Hal Roach Production
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Release
74 Minutes
  "Three Blind Mouse-keteers" A Silly Symphony in Technicolor / Directed by David Hand / A Walt Disney Production / A United Artists Release
Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Reunion" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, November 24, 1936
$7,900
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,129
--
1 Week
 
$7,900
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, November 25, 1936 - Tuesday, December 8, 1936 (2 Weeks)
Born to Dance
Starring Eleanor Powell
and James Stewart
Directed by Roy Del Ruth
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
108 Minutes
15 Maiden Lane
Starring Claire Trevor
and Cesar Romero
Directed by Allan Dwan

A 20th Century-Fox Picture
64 Minutes
  Wednesday, November 25, 1937:

"Owl Show" late show of "Born to Dance."
Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Born to Dance" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, December 1, 1936
$15,200
2
Tuesday, December 8, 1936
$8,500
Totals
14 Days
Daily Average: $1,693
--
2 Weeks
 
$23,700
Source: Variety
 
Wednesday, December 9, 1936 - Tuesday, December 15, 1936 (1 Week)
Banjo on My Knee
Starring Barbara Stanwyck
and Joel McCrea
Directed by John Cromwell
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
95 Minutes
Love in Exile
Starring Helen Vinson
and Clive Brook
Directed by Alfred L. Werker

A Gaumont British Picture
63 Minutes
  "Mickey's Circus" Starring Mickey Mouse / Directed by Ben Sharpsteen / A Walt Disney Production in Technicolor / A United Artists Release
Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Banjo on My Knee" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, December 15, 1936
$7,800
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,114
--
1 Week
 
$7,800
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, December 16, 1936 - Tuesday, December 22, 1936 (1 Week)
Old Hutch
Starring Wallace Beery
and Eric Linden
Directed by J. Walter Rubin
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
80 Minutes
Crack-Up
Starring Peter Lorre
and Brian Donlevy
Directed by Malcolm St. Clair

A 20th Century-Fox Picture
70 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Old Hutch" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, December 22, 1936
$6,000
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $857
--
1 Week
 
$6,000
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, December 23, 1936 - Tuesday, December 29, 1936 (1 Week)
Stowaway
Starring Shirley Temple
and Robert Young
Directed by William A. Seiter
A 20th Century-Fox Picture
87 Minutes
Charlie Chan at the Opera
Starring Warner Oland
and Boris Karloff
Directed by H. Bruce Humberstone

A 20th Century-Fox Picture
68 Minutes
  "A Gift: A Lovely Picture of Shirley Temple, Wednesday and Thursday, December 23 and 24 only!"
Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown

Reported Gross "Stowaway" @ 30¢ - 55¢
Week
Week Ending
Gross
1
Tuesday, December 29, 1936
$10,000
Totals
7 Days
Daily Average: $1,429
--
1 Week
 
$10,000
Source: Variety
 
 
Wednesday, December 30, 1936 - Tuesday, January 5, 1937 (1 Week)
After the Thin Man
Starring William Powell
and Myrna Loy
Directed by W.S. Van Dyke
A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
112 Minutes
Woman-Wise
Starring Rochelle Hudson
and Michael Whalen
Directed by Allan Dwan

A 20th Century-Fox Picture
87 Minutes
  Day and Date:
Loew's State Theatre, Downtown
Thursday, December 31, 1936:
Major Studio Preview
 
 
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