The world’s fourth-largest cinema exhibitor, Cinépolis, which has operations in the Americas, the US, Europe and India, has finally made an entry into the GCC with its first multiplex launch in Bahrain on 31 January.
The biggest cinema chain in Latin America, Cinépolis, which also operates theatres in the US, Spain and across India, has launched its new location at the Atrium Mall, Saar, Bahrain.
Founded in Mexico in 1971, Cinépolis boasts more than 338 million guests and 5,707 screens worldwide. Bahrain expands the company footprint to 16 countries.
The newly launched Cinépolis multiplex features 13-screens, including Bahrain’s first-ever kids’ theatre and 4D experience, as well as two large-format screens, MacroXE with Dolby Atmos, object-based sound, and a range of seating options.
Cinépolis Junior allows families to enjoy a movie within a space that caters specifically to their needs. The only children-focused cinema screen in Bahrain, Cinépolis Junior is equipped with a Jungle Gym, bean bag seating and provides a 15-minute intermission to allow youngsters to take a break.
As well as serving traditional cinema snacks such as popcorn and nachos, the in-house ‘Coffee Tree’ venue offers gourmet items and concessions including paninis, crêpes and high-quality speciality coffee drinks.