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Gulf Cinema premises on C Ring

Gulf Cinema overhaul to delay reopening for another six months

The cinema complex – which is situated on C-Ring Road in Najma – was closed with no notice in early 2013 and a new tender suggests that the site will likely not reopen until April 2016 at the very earliest. Continue Reading →

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Vox Cinema

Qatar mall aims to open Al Khor’s first cinema by September

Speaking to Doha News this week, Al Khor mall manager Navaneeth Sudhakaran said that the cinema will be able to accommodate some 600 movie-goers, with the halls seating 100-300 people each. Continue Reading →

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Number of cinema screens in Qatar to double by end of 2015

There are currently 48 cinema screens operating inside of six multiplexes, but a total of 47 new screens are expected to be launch in Qatar in the coming months after the opening of a few new malls. Continue Reading →

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Study: Book loans on the wane while more Qatar residents watch movies

Despite Qatar’s ongoing population boom, the total number of books checked out of the seven state-run libraries in the country dropped 30 percent between 2011 and 2013, according to government figures. Continue Reading →

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West End Park Cinema

Movie-goers disappointed after Qatar’s West End Park cinema closes

Due to management changes, and a need to revamp some of the interior, the cinema will be temporarily shut for an indeterminate amount of time, a supervisor there told Doha News. Continue Reading →

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Pearl Cinema

PHOTOS: Pearl-Qatar IMAX cinema to open on July 28

The Monday opening is set to coincide with Eid al-Fitr, which falls either on July 28 or July 29 this year. The complex will have 12 screens, including a VIP theater and an IMAX theater. Continue Reading →

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Fundraising campaign launched for film set in Qatar & the Philippines

“Remembering Ada” follows a couple who falls in love in the Middle East but are separated for political and cultural reasons, only to be reunited 50 years later. Continue Reading →

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Qatar expected to have two more IMAX screens by next year

The Mall of Qatar, which is set to open next year, will host a 19 screen Cinemacity movie complex, including an IMAX screen equipped with a brand-new digital laser projection system. Continue Reading →

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Vox Cinema

Doha Festival City to offer country’s first 4D cinema

The technology allows viewers to experience sensations as well as visuals, such as rain, fog, wind, bubbles, scents and vibrations, depending on what’s on-screen. Continue Reading →

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Opening of new West End Park cinema offers low-cost entertainment

Seats at the new cinema are QR15 each, half the price of tickets are other movie theaters in Qatar, and all are welcome. Three other screens are expected to be open in the coming months. Continue Reading →

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