Cinema Halls & Multiplexes
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They are crazy about movies and movie stars in the South. There are various temples and shrines dedicated to various actors and the people in Karnataka are no different. They take their movies very seriously and this is underlined by the number of cinema halls in Bengaluru.
Single Screen Cinema Halls
When in Bengaluru or in any Southern City, you have to be aware of one thing. Most single screen theatres will play regional movies. What this essentially means is that in Bengaluru most single screen cinema halls will play movies that are in Kannada. There will be others that would be in Telugu, Tamil, or Malayalam. This is because the local people here, love the movies in their mother tongue and are not too keen on Hindi movies or English movies.
Another thing that must be said is that be prepared to face huge crowds of people when you go to see a movie in the cinema halls. The whole experience must be seen to be believed. It tells you about the popularity of the Kannada movies and actors in general. If you do understand the language or are from Karnataka and want to see a movie, then it would be advisable for you to book your tickets before hand. Most movies are packed to full capacity in the first week.
Most cinema halls in Bengaluru are well-maintained and have all the amenities that will make your movie watching experience a good one. The number of people who watch movies in these cinema halls will vouch for the fact.
Here is a list of the Cinema Halls in Bengaluru
» Galaxy - Residency Road
» Imperial - Residency Road
» Sangeet - Central Street
» Santosh - K.G Circle
» Symphony - M.G Road
» Urvashi - Siddiah Road
» Abhinay - B.V.K Iyengar Road
» Ajanta -Anna Swami Mudarliar Road
» Nartaki - K.G Road
» Pallavi - Sampang Tank Road
Multiplexes in Bengaluru
The multiplex age has come to Bengaluru. Today, a few multiplexes are opening shop every year. This has meant that the choice as far as movies go, has increased manifold and one can watch Kannada, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, and English movies at these multiplexes. Whatever, your preference you will find a movie that matches your language requirements.
These multiplexes are a one-stop shop for entertainment as they will have restaurants, bars, and pubs either integrated within the premises or they will be part of the whole complex in general. Many a multiplex is a part of a huge shopping mall, which further attracts people towards multiplexes. Add to that a clean and organized environment, relaxing atmosphere, comfortable seats and you have an environment tailor made for a great movie experience.
Here is a list of the some of the multiplexes in Bengaluru
» Vision Cinemas - K.H Road (Opposite Shanti Nagar Bus stand)
» INOX - Magrath road (Walk down from Mayo hall, MG Road)
» FAME Lido – Old Madras Road
» PVR Cinemas – Forum Mall, Kormangala
» Fun Cinemas – Sigma Mall, Cunningham Road