A gaggle of young moviegoers at Alpine Cinema in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. The theater, which opened in 1921, provides a low-budget movie option for families and frugal couples. (Photo: Christian Hansen for The New York Times)
Buying a new house? Thinking of upgrading your existing home? You might want to consider investing in a home theater system. Imagine the experience of going to a movie theater — with the huge screen, plush seating, and surround sound — anytime you want.
Alpine Cinema in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn is possibly the cheapest movie ticket in New York, at least on Wednesday nights, when every seat is $6 — even first-run 3D blockbusters. (Photo: Christian Hansen for The New York Times)