Bidding will start once again on the former Meadville Cinemas building and business.

An auction on eBay for the four-screen theater on Park Avenue closed Tuesday with no winning bid, according to Clint DeMarsh, vice president of Epic Theatres of DeLand, Fla.

The 9,600-square-foot, four-screen theater is going back on the eBay auction block for a week, starting today.

“We lowered our minimum to $119,000,” DeMarsh said.

If it doesn’t sell, the company may consider leasing the property to a third party as a theater.

“We’ve had a lot of interest in leasing it,” he said.

Epic had tried to sell it outright on eBay, asking $180,000 for the business and building. It was listed as $120,000 for land, building and seats with another $60,000 for theater equipment before it went to bid.

There were only six bids with the highest being $75,100.

The Meadville Cinemas began in 1968 at its current 952 Park Ave. site when Chester DeMarsh, Clint’s father, built a two-screen theater. It was modified to four screens in 1985.

It had shown first-run movies until January when it switched over to “subsequent run” movies all the time at $1-a-seat for every showing. Subsequent-run movies are ones that have been out for several months and then can be offered at discount prices. The staff was also reduced from about 12 to four during the transition.

The theater was closed following its April 27 showings.

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