Market Street Cinema

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Market Street Cinema is reported to be haunted by ghosts of homeless folks who stay in the theater at night. Legend has it that a former employee named James used to rent space out to the homeless in the basement overnight. After they all died, including James, their spirits kept coming to the theater for camaraderie and to check out the shows.

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Geographic Information

1077 Market St
San Francisco, CA
United States

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37.7808859, -122.41200300000003
San Francisco County, California
Nearest Towns:
San Francisco, CA (0.6 mi.)
Daly City, CA (5.9 mi.)
Sausalito, CA (6.7 mi.)
Tiburon, CA (6.8 mi.)
Brisbane, CA (6.9 mi.)
Belvedere, CA (7.0 mi.)
Broadmoor, CA (7.6 mi.)
Colma, CA (7.6 mi.)
Emeryville, CA (7.7 mi.)
Oakland, CA (7.9 mi.)


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