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Villa Theater Mural - Villa Rica, GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 33° 43.900 W 084° 55.201
16S E 692699 N 3734347
Quick Description: Huge mural on old theater (now a tavern) with many actual faces of many hereos..and politicians...neat. Who do you recognize in the faces in the crowd?
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 7/7/2019 8:08:10 AM
Waymark Code: WM10XMT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:

County of mural: Carroll County
Loction of mural: Montgomery St. & Candler St., Cinema Tavern north wall, Villa Rica
Painted: 2011
Artist: Alan Kyukendall

Text on signature of mural:


Alan Kyukendall

"Art is the path to
know who
we are."

This huge mural incorporates a business', in the rear, store front as part of the art with search lights and shinning and the Villa Theater painted on the side, and "Gone With The Wind" in lights over the awning.
Elvis is easy, so is Gregory Peck up by the Movie Tone News sign, as is Robin Hood (Errol Flynn) and so many others, John Wayne, Three Stooges, and of course, I cannot forget...THE LONG RANGER....

The mural is, other than the store front at the rear, a view inside the old theater, with the seats filled with movie stars, and politicians, and the high spots on the walls are filled with clips of scenes from all the famous movies one would have seen in this theater in the 1960's.

"enormous mural that celebrates Villa Rica's presence in the movie industry." ~ The City of Villa Rica

City: Villa Rica

Location Name: Cinema Tavern

Artist: Alan Kyukendall

Date: 2011

Media: Acrylic on concrete

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