movie theatre

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Noun1.movie theatre - a theater where films are shownmovie theatre - a theater where films are shown  
bioscope - a South African movie theater
fleapit - an old shabby movie theater
multiplex - a movie theater than has several different auditoriums in the same building
theater, theatre, house - a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented; "the house was full"
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To encourage the youth to watch local films in movie houses, ticket prices for students (18 years and below) will be pegged at P200 in Metro Manila and P150 in provinces every Wednesday.
When asked about its short-term and long-term aspirations for Flik Cinemas, he proudly shared the company's intention to open a couple of movie houses in the next few years.
The movie houses a notable cast including: * Ahmed Ezz * Ahmed Rezk * Ahmed Flawkas * EyadNassar * Ahmed Salah Hosny * Amir Salah Eddin * AsmaaAbulYazeed * MohamadFarrag * Mohamed Sharnoubi * Alhan al-Mehdi * Mohamed Gomaa * HendSabry * Mohamed Hafez * Karim al-Emeiry Also, veteran musician Omar Khairat began composing the movie's soundtrack, which illustrates one of the most heroic battles ever fought by Egyptian soldiers.
At present, several movie houses give free movies to senior citizens and persons with disability but only to the residents of the city or municipality where the movie house is located.
Having toured the ministry's TV and media outlets to get a closer look at their promotion and marketing of Ramadan programs on the state-run Kuwait TV, the minister noted the increasing importance of marketing these programs everywhere crowds of people are found, such as at the airport, gas stations, coops, malls, movie houses, newspapers, and the social media, a statement by the ministry said.
The rot started even before the 2011 revolution that ousted longtime dictator Moamer Kadhafi, and has since seen movie houses bolt their doors one after the other.
The funky Barrow Street Theater is a good fit for this sweetly demented tragicomedy set in Worcester County, Mass., in one of the last movie houses in the state that still runs giant film reels on a 35-millimeter projector.
May I suggest some future subjects for the column a such as the old movie houses like the Family, the Royal, Majestic, and Rialto.
The new Kourosh Shopping and Cultural Complex, opening July 29 on the western side of Tehran, will add 14 new cinemas, though that will still leave the capital with only half as many movie houses per hundred thousand population as it had before the revolution.
Some of the new malls also have movie houses where one can enjoy a movie after a shopping spree and a meal.
The film is also to be released by Sony Pictures Classics in US movie houses on December 30, in order to make it eligible to run in the Best Director and Best Screenplay categories, the statement said.
The Burton production was recorded in live performance and edited into a film that was shown for only two days in 2,000 movie houses throughout the US.