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Local Show Biz History – Warner Bros.

1907 New Castle PA. Warner Brothers open first cinema Presentations by: Jerry Kern, President of the Warner Film Center in New Castle (currently restoring the first Warner Brothers theater which was located in New Castle) Jack Oberleitner, cinema consultant, writer, and New Castle cinema historian Jack Oberleitner started his career …

1907 New Castle PA. Warner Brothers open first cinema

The Show Must Go On! (Warner Brothers)

By Betty Hoover DiRisio (LCHS volunteer) Harry, Sam and Abe Warner started out in the film business in a makeshift tent in the backyard of their Youngstown, Ohio home in the fall of 1906, purchasing a used projector and worn copy of “The Great Train Robbery”. After showing the film …