The history of movie theaters in the High Country is filled with colorful names of movie houses that are long gone. Appalachian Movie Theater, The Flick, Dragonfly, Yonahlossee Movie Theater and the Chalet Twin are just a few of the names of movie theaters of days gone by.
Today, the High Country has two public movie theaters, both of which screen first run movies, including 3-D films.
Regal Cinema 7 in Boone features seven screens and is located at 210 New Market Centre. It features matinee prices for showings before 4 p.m. Call (828) 262-3330 for show times.
The Parkway Theatre in West Jefferson features two screens and is located at 171 Greenhill Drive in downtown West Jefferson. Most of its showings are in the early evening. Call (336) 846-3281 for show times.