Movie theaters and second homes have a lot in common — they’re both great ways to see new things and get away from it all. What happens when you bring home the silver screen? Discover the possibilities with these five red-carpet-worthy home cinemas.
The Old West meets modern amenities in this custom-built Tahoe home theater. The Chateau’s hand-painted murals mean you can unwind with a movie while still enjoying the great outdoors.Listing photo: The Chateau
On the waterfront
Where to find the latest art house? Right next to this Palm Beach pool house. The water fountain wall doubles as a movie screen, an optimal place to soak in a favorite double feature. Photo credit: Architectural Digest
Oscar himself would feel right at home in this Cape Cod home cinema. Grab some popcorn, cozy up and enjoy a classic in the warm glow of these golden hues. Photo credit: Payzant Real Estate
Across the universe
Get out the wide-angle lens to take in the entirety of this expansive L.A. screening room. With plush seating for the whole crew and an adjacent bar for mid-movie refreshments, there isn’t a bad seat in this house. Photo credit: Zillow
A reel-shaped stage and film canister end tables round out the red carpet glamor of this epic media room. Found in Crystal Pointe, one of Lake Tahoe’s most expensive single-family residences, this is one home theater fit for Hollywood royalty. Photo credit: Leading Estates