Ritz 5 Movies

Indie Movies
214 Walnut St (btw 2nd & 3rd)
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 440-1184


  • Drop by and see a movie here. You will likely feel smarter and more cultured by the time you leave.
  • great place to see non-blockbuster films!
  • If you want a great experience viewing quality movies, Ritz 5 is the place.
  • Nice theater--good movie selection and helpful staff!
  • Remember there are three Ritz movie houses in Philly, all within walking distance. Independent films only!
  • Popcorn is a must-have! It's made with real butter!
  • Get a steak from the snackbar and eat it off one of the toiletseats in the restroom.
  • The home of all off beat movies in Philly, need to try zahav after the movie which is in the area, awesome food!!!
  • It's an older crowd here but perfect for a Woody Allen movie!
  • Great place to catch an indie film or documentary. Much cheaper than any of the Regal/United Artists theaters. Close to some cute restaurants (Zahav, Positano Coast). Make sure to park in the garage.
  • Possible the nastiest bathroom at a "Movie House" ever. Damn.
  • Excellent staff
  • tip your concession worker and don't forget to give her a highfive
  • Use the kiosk to buy tickets.
  • Independent films
  • Not much space to hang out before the movie, decent theaters for indie movies.
  • Independent films, foreign films
  • Good selection of films.
  • Great place for the small, artful and or foreign film if consequence.... oh, and pretty good popcorn!
  • Check prices because they're lower on certain days and times

Nearby places

56 S 2nd St (btwn Market & Chestnut St)
212 Walnut St (2nd St)
163 S 2nd St. (btw Chestnut St & Walnut St)