Venue Rentals

From Birthday Parties, Private Presentations, Screening your own film or Corporate Meetings, the Jean Cocteau Cinema hosts them all!

The Jean Cocteau Cinema is a renovated movie house which offers a unique venue for birthdays, holiday parties, talent, presentations and so much more!

The Facility:

  • 126 Seats, NO assigned seating
  • VIP Booth, 4 cozy seats in a private booth for an additional cost
  • Lobby with popcorn, soda fountain and large candy selection
  • Full Bar wine, beer and liquor
  • Warm Ambiance, art deco décor
  • Reasonable Rates, Contact Us to request rates
  • High Tables and Chairs, can be removed upon request
  • Folding Tables: 2- 6’ folding tables and 1- 4’ folding table available upon request
  • Handicap Accessible, two wheelchair seating areas available
  • Ample Space and Good Sight Lines for Presenters, there is a stage between the front row and screen. We have hosted small bands, magicians, comedians, authors and even corporate events on our stage.

The building is available outside of regularly scheduled films.

This means the building is typically available for private or public events Sunday through Thursday.

Prices

Most situations are unique and pricing can be discussed to fit your needs!

Birthday and Team Parties

We have held a variety of birthday and team building parties. You can host a film screening or simply use our lobby area for cake and presents!

Private Movies

If you would like to host a private screening for your friends or even a cast and crew screening, we can cater to your needs.

Screen your Own Film

Would you like to have the Jean Cocteau Cinema screen your film? Contact us at events@jeancocteaucinema.com or use the booking form button below.

Corporate Meetings

The Jean Cocteau Cinema is equipped for laptop presentations, seminars, corporate talks, etc. Just let us know your needs!

What I’m Watching and Reading

The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald
LoTR J.R.R. Tolkien
Watership Down. Richard Adams
The Once and Future King T.H. White
Lord of Light Roger Zelzany
A Wizard of Earthsea Ursula K. LeGuin
The Prince of Tides Pat Conroy
A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens
Catch-22 Joseph Heller

Favorite Music - Grateful Dead, Janis Ian

Favorite TV: (short list- he loves TV) Rome, Deadwood, The Expanse, Boardwalk Empire, Big Bang Theory

Favorite Science Fiction & Fantasy Movies: Aliens, The Princess Bride, Blade Runner, LOTR, Dark City, Pan’s Labyrinth, Hell Boy

 

What I’m Watching

Not a Blog George R.R. Martin

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Recent Releases

Mississippi Roll
(WildCards)
December 05, 2017

The Book of Swords
(Anthology)
October 2017

Upcoming Publications

NIGHTFLYERS
(Novella)
May 29, 2018

NIGHTFLYERS and OTHER STORIES
(Anthology)
May 29, 2018

WINDHAVEN
(Graphic Novel)
July 10, 2018

Low Chicago
(WildCards)
July 15, 2018

TEXAS HOLD’EM
(WildCards)
October 16, 2018

 

Appearances

July 13-14 2018
ThrillerFest XIII- held at the Grand Hyatt, New York City- details TBA

August 16-20, 2018
76th World Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention: ConJose II Sijn, in San Jose