VOX Cinemas Wafi City

Majid Al Futtaim opens 15-screen Vox Cinemas at Wafi City in Dubai

Spread across two floors, the hybrid cinema and family entertainment centre also consist of a Magic Planet playzone. Dubai-based Majid Al Futtaim has opened a 15-screen Vox Cinemas multiplex in Dubai’s Wafi City, it announced on Sunday. Vox Cinemas Wafi City features the UAE’s first Samsung Onyx screen and includes signature concepts such as KIDS – a dedicated auditorium for young movie lovers; MAX – an auditorium with a mega screen and Dolby Atmos surround sound technology; as well as a reimagined VIP experience with luxury seating and in-seat dining.…

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Moscow’s oldest cinema reopens after 7 year reconstruction

The Art Elektro-Theatre is one of the three oldest movie theatres in the world.  The Art Theater (Khudozhestvenny) on Arbat Square was for more than a century the site of openings, cinema festivals, and special events. Built in 1909 by Robert Albert Broksha, it was the third cinema in the city and the only theater especially designed to show movies. In 1912-1913 Broksha had Fyodor Shekhtel, Russia’s finest style moderne architect, redesign and expand the theater. Damaged during the war and reconstructed many times in the following years, little remained…

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Pathé Tuschinski, Amsterdam

The 50 most beautiful cinemas in the world

Planet Earth’s most heavenly picture palaces and movie houses. From shiny multiplexes to opulent indies to that one around the corner with the sticky carpets and the slightly stale pick ‘n’ mix, the spectrum of cinemas is a mile wide – and we miss them all. All of them are sanctuaries for movie lovers; places to go dream and be transported. With so many still shuttered, it’s time to celebrate them in all their infinite variety. So join us for a globe-trotting tour to the most glamorous, architecturally eye-popping, Insta-friendly and just plain drop-dead-gorgeous…

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