Cincinnati named among top cities for movie lovers

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Grab the popcorn, Cincinnati. Movoto Real Estate has ranked the Queen City among the top ten U.S. towns for movie lovers.

The Best U.S. Cities for Movie Lovers were named as follows:

  1. Portland, OR
  2. San Francisco, CA
  3. Atlanta, GA
  4. Las Vegas, NV
  5. Pittsburgh, PA
  6. Minneapolis, MN
  7. Rochester, NY
  8. Orlando, FL
  9. Seattle, WA
  10. Cincinnati, OH

The rankings were based on eight specific criteria: Movie theaters per capita, video rental stores per capita, number of indie theaters per capita, number of annual film festivals, number of film/cinema museums, number of film societies per capita, number of drive-in theaters per capita and bonus points for specialty theaters per capita.

According to Movoto, Portland landed the top spot with five film fests per year, a film museum, multiple film societies, tons of movie theaters, indie theaters, a drive-in theater, as well as being home to the unique Kennedy School movie theater.

Gives yourselves a pat on the back, Cincinnati movie lovers. Los Angeles came in at #23!

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