Trocadero Cinema Elephant and Castle interior
The colossal Trocadero cinema ,across the road from the Coronet (ex ABC ex Elephant and Castle ) later demolished and replaced in 1966 by an Odeon ( designed by..Erno Goldfinger ) also later demolished full details on cinema treasures. scan from out of print book : copyright original
8 pictures of 1930s cinemas then and now
They were once icons of the the 1930s, and some of them still retain their charm, but other grand Odeon cinemas have seen better days.
Hammersmith Apollo restored to Art Deco glory
London's iconic Art Deco music and comedy venue Hammersmith Apollo to reopen in September after multi-million pound refurbishment.
Picture gallery: 1930s cinemas
Long before the days of multiplexes, blockbusters and 3D films, Odeon cinema commissioned architectural photographer John Maltby in the 1930s to capture images of some high street gems