Snackbar Confidential / Art Au Go-Go !

ARTWORK and PAINTINGS by LANCE LAURIE. WWW.ARTAUGOGO.COM ARTWORK ALWAYS FOR SALE! Search me on E-Bay; seller name konga5

Thursday, October 04, 2007

The Benson Theater in Brooklyn


The Benson Theater was located at 86th Street, in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. This was two blocks from my Grandparents apartment. When "Saturday Night Fever" was being filmed there (presumably in early 1977?) my Grandmother was was one of the local on-lookers. Some of the crowd of curious Brooklyn-ites were welcome to be on the street scene as extras --alas, my Grandmother declined as she "did not have her hair done that day". Nonetheless; here is one of the ONLY know examples of the Benson theaters marquee .....Screen 1 is showing "Network" (released around Nov. 1976). The other feature at the Benson 2, is illedgable , but the word "love" is in there. This is possible that the feature was one of the Benson's "X" bookings .........

13 Comments:

At 10:12 PM, Blogger friend2allanimals said...

And what a great location for a movie theater! You can see the 'el train steps are practically right next to where the ticket booth was. And the bus stop was right there as well! Mere steps from your transportation into the movie lobby! Those were the days!

 
At 10:39 AM, Blogger artaugogo said...

I used to buy all mu horror comics and Mad magazines off of that small newsstand on the corner! I think it can be seen in that shot!

 
At 5:42 PM, Anonymous Cora said...

Keep up the good work.

 
At 1:57 AM, Blogger oakleyses said...

chanel handbags, true religion, michael kors outlet online, gucci handbags, louis vuitton outlet online, polo ralph lauren, louboutin shoes, louis vuitton handbags, louis vuitton, michael kors outlet online, nike air max, air max pas cher, true religion outlet, coach outlet store online, kate spade outlet online, louis vuitton outlet, michael kors outlet, polo ralph lauren outlet, longchamp outlet online, tiffany and co jewelry, longchamp handbags, kate spade handbags, nike shoes, michael kors outlet store, true religion outlet, christian louboutin shoes, longchamp outlet, nike air max, tory burch outlet, red bottom shoes, christian louboutin outlet, prada outlet, coach outlet, louis vuitton outlet, tiffany jewelry, nike free, coach purses, ray ban outlet, michael kors outlet online, burberry outlet online, prada handbags, jordan shoes, burberry outlet online, michael kors outlet online, nike air max, coach outlet

 
At 1:59 AM, Blogger oakleyses said...

scarpe hogan, nike air force, sac vanessa bruno, vans outlet, hollister, timberland, michael kors uk, vans pas cher, michael kors canada, nike huarache, louis vuitton pas cher, hermes pas cher, nike free, louis vuitton, north face, oakley pas cher, sac michael kors, new balance pas cher, hollister, nike blazer pas cher, sac louis vuitton, roshe run, ralph lauren pas cher, longchamp, converse pas cher, air jordan, nike roshe, nike roshe run, mulberry, lululemon, ralph lauren, longchamp, louis vuitton uk, mac cosmetics, guess pas cher, ray ban pas cher, hollister, burberry pas cher, nike air max, barbour, air max, lacoste pas cher, north face pas cher, ray ban uk, tn pas cher, nike free pas cher, chaussure louboutin, nike trainers, longchamp pas cher, abercrombie and fitch

 
At 2:01 AM, Blogger oakleyses said...

herve leger, moncler, uggs outlet, hollister clothing, birkin bag, instyler ionic styler, babyliss pro, canada goose pas cher, soccer shoes, canada goose, baseball bats, moncler, new balance outlet, beats headphones, marc jacobs outlet, mcm handbags, soccer jerseys, canada goose outlet, nike air max, rolex watches, valentino shoes, ugg soldes, canada goose uk, chi flat iron, abercrombie and fitch, mont blanc pens, canada goose outlet, lululemon outlet, moncler, celine handbags, bottega veneta, ugg boots, jimmy choo shoes, ugg, iphone 6 case, reebok shoes, wedding dresses, canada goose outlet, asics shoes, uggs on sale, moncler outlet, ferragamo shoes, ugg outlet, insanity workout, north face outlet, giuseppe zanotti, ghd, nfl jerseys, p90x workout, north face jackets

 
At 5:57 PM, Blogger oakleyses said...

uggs outlet, christian louboutin uk, tiffany jewelry, nike outlet, ray ban sunglasses, longchamp outlet, prada outlet, ugg boots, longchamp outlet, uggs on sale, kate spade outlet, louis vuitton outlet, replica watches, louis vuitton, ray ban sunglasses, polo ralph lauren outlet online, michael kors outlet, louis vuitton, nike air max, uggs outlet, nike free, christian louboutin, oakley sunglasses, ray ban sunglasses, prada handbags, tory burch outlet, chanel handbags, oakley sunglasses wholesale, oakley sunglasses, oakley sunglasses, louis vuitton outlet, ugg boots, longchamp outlet, michael kors outlet, gucci handbags, burberry outlet, nike air max, cheap oakley sunglasses, michael kors outlet online, tiffany and co, replica watches, michael kors outlet online, michael kors outlet online, burberry handbags, christian louboutin shoes, polo outlet

 
At 5:57 PM, Blogger oakleyses said...

new balance, hollister uk, timberland pas cher, nike blazer pas cher, kate spade, hollister pas cher, burberry pas cher, michael kors, polo ralph lauren, nike air max uk, nike free uk, nike roshe run uk, sac vanessa bruno, oakley pas cher, guess pas cher, replica handbags, michael kors pas cher, abercrombie and fitch uk, true religion outlet, north face uk, vans pas cher, true religion outlet, north face, air max, coach outlet, true religion outlet, sac hermes, mulberry uk, ray ban uk, michael kors, sac longchamp pas cher, nike air force, michael kors outlet, louboutin pas cher, hogan outlet, nike roshe, polo lacoste, lululemon canada, jordan pas cher, true religion jeans, nike air max uk, longchamp pas cher, coach outlet store online, converse pas cher, coach purses, nike air max, ray ban pas cher, ralph lauren uk, nike free run, nike tn

 
At 5:58 PM, Blogger oakleyses said...

longchamp uk, valentino shoes, bottega veneta, louboutin, iphone 6 plus cases, instyler, nike huaraches, nike roshe run, celine handbags, mont blanc pens, iphone 6s plus cases, asics running shoes, nike air max, insanity workout, iphone 6 cases, p90x workout, soccer jerseys, soccer shoes, reebok outlet, jimmy choo outlet, nike trainers uk, chi flat iron, iphone cases, abercrombie and fitch, timberland boots, s6 case, new balance shoes, ipad cases, ralph lauren, mac cosmetics, hollister, vans outlet, baseball bats, ferragamo shoes, beats by dre, mcm handbags, iphone 6s cases, oakley, north face outlet, herve leger, nfl jerseys, hollister clothing, hermes belt, ghd hair, babyliss, lululemon, giuseppe zanotti outlet, iphone 5s cases, wedding dresses, north face outlet

 
At 5:59 PM, Blogger oakleyses said...

pandora jewelry, moncler, marc jacobs, moncler, canada goose outlet, ugg, pandora jewelry, canada goose jackets, juicy couture outlet, moncler uk, louis vuitton, gucci, louis vuitton, canada goose outlet, canada goose uk, ray ban, converse, pandora charms, canada goose, doudoune moncler, moncler outlet, ugg,uggs,uggs canada, swarovski crystal, converse outlet, moncler, supra shoes, wedding dresses, montre pas cher, canada goose outlet, lancel, barbour uk, ugg pas cher, louis vuitton, louis vuitton, ugg uk, louis vuitton, barbour, hollister, links of london, hollister, thomas sabo, moncler, pandora uk, toms shoes, swarovski, canada goose, nike air max, coach outlet, vans, canada goose, karen millen uk, juicy couture outlet, ugg,ugg australia,ugg italia

 
At 11:30 PM, Blogger chenlili said...

2016-5-5 xiaobao
michael kors handbags
fitflops sale clearance
louis vuitton handbags
nike roshe flyknit
louis vuitton outlet
coach outlet store online clearances
ray ban sunglasses
michael kors handbags
louis vuitton
nike air jordan
kevin durant shoes
coach outlet
fitflops
louis vuitton handbags
louis vuitton handbags
hollister clothing
ugg boots
ray-ban sunglasses
michael kors outlet
louis vuitton outlet online
louboutin pas cher
toms shoes
coach outlet store online
louis vuitton outlet
louis vuitton outlet
michael kors handbags
coach outlet online
michael kors outlet
ray ban outlet
coach outlet
louis vuitton outlet
kate spade handbags
michael kors outlet
nike roshe runs
north face outlet
jordan 8
kate spade
oakley sunglasses

 
At 11:49 PM, Blogger chenlili said...

2016-5-5 xiaobao
michael kors handbags
abercrombie & fitch
ray ban sunglasses
ugg boots
oakley vault
lebron 12
adidas superstar
kate spade
gucci outlet
michael kors handbags
louis vuitton outlet
ray ban sunglasses outlet
nike factory outlet
coach outlet
coach outlet
christian louboutin sale
kate spade
michael kors outlet online
polo ralph lauren outlet
air jordan 13
coach factory outlet
jordan 11s
toms shoes
coach outlet
adidas shoes
coach outlet
nike sb shoes
michael kors uk
supra sneakers
louis vuitton outlet
louis vuitton
air jordan retro
kate spade handbags
michael kors outlet clearance
nike air max 90
vans shoes

 
At 11:54 PM, Blogger chenlili said...

2016-5-5 xiaobao
michael kors outlet
louis vuitton outlet
michael kors outlet online
kobe bryant shoes
coach outlet store online
michael kors bags
ray ban sunglasses
adidas outlet
cheap jordan shoes
ray ban wayfarer
coach factory outlet
michael kors outlet clearance
ray ban sunglasses
coach outlet
coach outlet
oakley outlet
michael kors outlet online
coach outlet
ralph lauren polo outlet
fitflops sale clearance
pandora jewelry
hollister clothing
true religion jeans
cheap oakley sunglasses
kobe 11
coach outlet online
michael kors outlet
coach factory outlet
nike running shoes
michael kors outlet
nfl jerseys wholesale
adidas originals
abercrombie
coach factory outlet
toms outlet
coach factory outlet
longchamp bags

 

Post a Comment

<< Home