Liberto distribution bought Houston Popcorn. There was currently no theatre business before this. Liberto distribution gained a location in Harlingen after this purchase. the first theatre business was Henry Hall Theatres. At this time, United Artists Theatres were opening up 3 locations in Corpus Christi. With the purchase of Houston Popcorn, Liberto’s was able to handle all the distribution in these theatres. They carried 2,000 line-items and were truly a one-stop-shop for anyone’s concession needs.
Liberto’s also gained the Tower Theatre business in Corpus Christi.