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The largest in Chicago, The Uptown Theatre boasts 4,381 seats and its interior volume is said to be larger than any other movie palace in the United States, including Radio City Music Hall in New York. It occupies over 46,000 square feet (4,300 m2) of land at the corner of Lawrence Avenue and Broadway in Chicago's Uptown Entertainment District. The mammoth theater has an ornate five story entrance lobby with an eight story façade. Rehabilitation efforts are needed to restore and reopen this…

Uptown Theatre (1925), front, 4816 North Broadway, Uptown, Chicago, Illinois, USA. 4,381 seat "Spanish Mexican Renaissance" movie theater designed for Balaban and Katz chain by brothers C.W. (1861-1927) and George L. (1878-1949) Rapp -- Rapp and Rapp, Chicago

Riviera Theater (1918), 4746 North Racine Avenue, Uptown, Chicago, Illinois, USA by lumierefl, via Flickr

Seattle Paramount Theatre (HDR) -Architects, the Rapp brothers - the largest, most spectacular, most opulent movie palace Seattle had ever seen. Opening was March 1, 1928.