More than a Marquee

Big changes in Hollywood are changing the movie going experience, making it harder for small family owned theatres to survive. But given the right director, any movie theatre can be a blockbuster. Dennis Lerch and his wife Margie have owned The Cosmo Theatre in downtown Merrill...

    The Cosmo Theater on Main Street in Merrill is housed in a vintage theatre building which has been twinned, and screens first-run films. The Cosmo Theater’s facade features an Art Deco-style marquee lit with pink, blue and white neon lighting. Original Article Contributed by Bryan Krefft...

The Cosmo Theatre has been a vital part of Merrill's downtown for decades and now they're doing everything they can to keep up with the latest technology. Last year the Cosmo Theatre added a 3-D screen, and now they're looking to switch from film equipment...