Where are the Cinema in Bahrain

Bahrain is one of the first countries in the Middle East to build a Cinema! The first cinema called Cinema Awal in Manama opened in 1937 and the first movie ever played in a Bahraini Cinema was called “Wedad” which was an Egyptian movie. Yes Egyptian movies was popular back then in Bahrain.

Bahrain Cinema

Then Bapco petroleum company opened the second cinema in Awal in 1940 and it lived untill 1991! The building still there but closed and i guess it should turned to a Museum about Theaters History in Bahrain.

Cinema in Bahrain

Now you can find a cinema in almost every city in Bahrain. 3 main companies running movie theaters in Bahrain which are Cineco who owns most Theaters, Vox Cinemas which recently opened in the Avenues Mall and they share theaters with Cineco in City Center Bahrain and Novo Cinema with a sole branch in Seef Arad Mall. Oh and the A2 Cinema in Juffair Mall.

Tickets starting from 3 BD (around 8 USD) and reach up to 4 BD for Imax screens and you get a VIP treatment for 6 or 7 BD and sometimes it reach up to 10 BD.

Bahrain Biggest cinema company “Cineco” Movie theaters can be found in:

City Center Mall

Wadi Al Sail Mall

Sar Cinema Complex

Al Jazira Cinema Complex in Muharraq

Awal Cinema (Manama)

Tickets cost 3 BD for normal seats and 6 BD for VIP Seats.

You can get all the information about the movies and timings through www.bahraincinema.com

Bahrain Vox Cinema

You can find Vox Cinema theaters in the Bahrain Avenues Mall which is located near the Bahrain Financial Harbor.. Book your movie tickets through this linkĀ https://bhr.voxcinemas.com/showtimes?c=vox-cinemas-the-avenues

Bahrain Novo Cinema

They are popular for their Imax screen, but you have to pay 8 BD to enjoy this screen! You can find Novo Theaters in Seef Mall Arab Branch.

A2 Cinema

Located in Juffair with ticket prices of 3 BD, 5 BD and 8BD , the theaters in the 2nd floor in Juffair mall and this is their website. The cinema well know for Indian Movies.





Ahmed B

An old fashion blogger, I Write about anything or everything! food, movies, travelling, music! Located in the heart of Bahrain.

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