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St. Louis-based Wehrenberg Theatres acquired by Milwaukee-based chain

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ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – St. Louis-based Wehrenberg Theatres has been acquired by Milwaukee’s Marcus Theatres.   

Wehrenberg, the oldest family-owned and operated theatre company in the country, has 14 theatres in Illinois, Missouri, Minnesota and Iowa.

Marcus Theatres, which is the fifth largest chain in the country, plans to keep the Wehrenberg name on the theatres, according to the St. Louis Post Dispatch.

The financial terms of the sale have not been disclosed.

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