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odeon

(ˈəʊdɪən)
n
(Architecture) another name for odeum
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There was the Odeon quite near them, and Philip soon shared his friend's passion for the tragedians of Louis XIV and the sonorous Alexandrine.
Quaint enough, but certainly no instance of anybody's wit, is the account of how a French translation of a play of Vanbrugh--not architect of Blenheim only, but accomplished in many other ways--appeared at the Odeon, in 1862, with all fitting raptures, as a posthumous work of Voltaire recently discovered.
Though he might very well have aspired to the highest judicial positions, he had never really worked for anything but to win a success at the romantic Porte-Saint-Martin, or at the sombre Odeon.
Opened in 1931 as the Paramount, before becoming part of the Odeon chain in 1939, generations of North East folk flocked to the cinema on the city's Pilgrim Street.
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The Office of Fair Trading has 'opened an investigation' into what it calls 'the anticipated acquisition' by Odeon of the US-owned AMC Cinema at Broadway Plaza, Five Ways.
The 74-year-old site which played host to the Beatles and the Rolling Stones in the 1960s was shut last week and replaced by a 14-screen Odeon in Liverpool One.
Central: Odeon Camden Town, Odeon Kensington, Odeon Panton Street, Odeon Swiss Cottage, Odeon Tottenham Court Road, The Tricycle Cinema, UGC Chelsea, Warner Village Islington
Just cut out the voucher below and take it to your nearest participating Odeon cinema.
According to press reports, MCA Universal, a major Cineplex Odeon investor, became disturbed by the company's "aggressive accounting," the term in the trade for sailing close to the financial legal wind by juggling numbers.
The further expansion of the Odeon value-add model is a big goal for us, and Los Angeles is the perfect place to enter the West Coast market," said Evan Schwartzberg, co-Founder and Managing Partner of Odeon.
I wonder how many readers knew the Odeon cinema chain was started by Oscar Deutsch, with the opening of the first Odeon in Birmingham in August 1930.