Single-screen theatre owners urge Bengal govt to allow 100% occupancy in halls

Arijit Dutta, the owner of Priya Cinema, one of the iconic movie theatres in the city, said the entertainment industry is bleeding.

published on : 5th January 2021

The trouble with fully opening cinemas

The decision comes as the number of new Covid-19 cases reported in the state are on the decline.

published on : 5th January 2021

Indian Embassy in Beijing launches Bollywood 'cinemaSCOpe' series for SCO diplomats

'CinemaSCOpe' series, being exclusively screened for the diplomats and their families of the SCO countries, commenced on Saturday at the Indian Embassy premises.

published on : 13th December 2020

Next one month challenging but cinemas will bounce back: PVR joint MD Sanjeev Bijli

Theatre establishments put in place standard operating procedures like alternate seating, 50 per cent capacity, packaged snacks, thermal checks and deep sanitising.

published on : 16th October 2020

Gurugram cinemas reopen on Friday: Tickets to cost 75% less, minimum price reduced to Rs 99

The ticket prices have been reduced by 75 per cent to woo the audience back. According to the management, six shows will be run at PVR on the first day.

published on : 15th October 2020

Cinemas get ready to open in new COVID normal but with old fare

PVR Cinemas on Wednesday said 10 states and four union territories have given their go-ahead for the reopening of cinemas.

published on : 14th October 2020

Delhi govt allows reopening of cinemas, theatres with 50 pc seating capacity from Oct 15

The decision to allow reopening of cinemas, theatres and multiplexes was taken after the COVID-19 situation in Delhi was reviewed.

published on : 8th October 2020

Theatres get ready to abide by government SOPs but no new movies - at least for now

Producer Boney Kapoor said it will take a couple of weeks for the audience to get used to coming to theatres.

published on : 7th October 2020

PVR Cinemas ties up with Dettol for hygienic movie viewing experience

Even as the lockdown is progressively eased, the Indian consumers' concern on germs exposure and desire for protective measures remain very high, Duhan added.

published on : 24th July 2020

Cinema theatres in Beijing set to reopen on July 24, attendance capped at 30 per cent

Cinemas in Beijing must operate according to the same guidelines as those previously laid out by the National Film Bureau.

published on : 22nd July 2020

NFDC Cinemas of India to stream select short films for Lockdown Film Festival  

The National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) is streaming select short films from the recently concluded Lockdown Film Festival Cinemas of India. 

published on : 10th July 2020

COVID-19 woes: PVR Cinemas reports Q4 net loss of Rs 76 crore

Total income fell to Rs 642 crore from Rs 837 crore while total expenses came down to Rs 710 crore from Rs 761 crore in the same period.

published on : 8th June 2020

Devi Cinemas golden jubilee celebrations, theatre heads plan of resurrecting it post COVID-19

On the occasion of the golden  jubilee anniversary of Devi Cinemas, we spoke to its heads, Venkateswaran and Praveen Mohanram, who reminisce on the good times and their plans to resurrect the theatric

published on : 27th May 2020

Income Tax Department recovers Rs 65 crore from Tamil actor Vijay's financer

Actor Vijay's wife was at Chennai home when IT sleuths carried out a raid at his residence.

published on : 6th February 2020

'Thalapathi' Vijay under scanner in alleged tax evasion case

'Thalapthi' Vijay, as he is popularly called, was being questioned in Neyveli, Cuddalore district today.

published on : 5th February 2020
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