No matter how many OTT platforms come into existence, the craze of watching movies in the theatre with all fellow cinema enthusiasts is not gonna die. Netflix and Chill is cool, but asking someone for a movie date is a love language only some people understand. Yes, we all are somewhere guilty of thinking that OTT platforms are gonna replace movie theatres during the Covid-19 era. But the response that movie theatres received after the pandemic proved all the speculations wrong. The joy of sneaking food in the silliest and weird possible ways inside the theatre or buying that expensive popcorn in the interval can’t be compared to clicking the play button on your smart TV.
So without delay, here is a list of some of the best theatres in Hyderabad, because we at Settl know how to make your city life effortless from living to suggesting the best movie theatres.
1. Prasads Multiplex, Necklace Road, Hussain Sagar
If you are in Hyderabad then Prasads Multiplex is the one-stop destination for all your entertainment needs. It is located near NTR gardens and Hussain Sagar lake, so even if the movie turns out to be boring you at least get to see the lake. This multiplex host seven screens with a 4K projection system and a Dolby Atmos sound system. It also included a unique 4D theatre that provides an immersive experience like no other with all the special effects from moving chairs to the wind. This place also has a gaming zone including games like bowling, etc. and a food court serving delicious cuisines.
2. Amba Theatre, Mehdipatnam
Amba Theatre is one of the well-known theatres in Hyderabad. It is popular for its large screen and world-class amenities. This place can host more than 1,500 people at a time. The infrastructure is amazing with comfortable seating arrangements. Amba theatre has a spacious lobby area and an amazing food court on its premises. In case you don’t want to hang out in the food court after the movie, you will be glad to know that there are various famous restaurants and cafes to explore around the theatre.
3. Sree Rama Theatre, Bahadurpura
Sree Rama Theatre is located in a bustling locality in Bahadurpura, Hyderabad. It can accommodate around 800 people at once. The infrastructure is quite amazing. This place is quite popular for its comfortable seating arrangement and affordable ticket price. They not only screen Telugu movies but also Hindi, English and Tamil blockbuster movies. This place also hosts a small food counter to cover all your mid-movie cravings. You can find many restaurants and other entertainment options nearby.
4. Gokul Theatre, Erragadda
If you are living anywhere near Erragadda, then you can’t miss watching your next movie in the Gokul Theatre. The theatre has a seating capacity of more than 1,000 people. This theatre has an amazing sound and projection system with comfy seats. It screens movies in different languages from Telugu to English. The big screen and great sound system offer a perfect watching experience. They also have a small food counter selling snacks and beverages. Gokul theatre is easily accessible by public transport.
5. INOX, Banjara Hills
While talking about movie theatres, it will be unfair if we don’t write about popular movie theatres chains like INOX and PVR. INOX, Banjara hills are one of the best INOX theatres in Hyderabad. Laced with all the latest audio and video technology, this place is perfect to watch your next Marvel or DC movie. We don’t need to say that the seats are comfy because everyone knows it already ;). They have a food corner serving all kinds of popcorn and chilled beverages to enhance your experience.
6. PVR Cinemas, Banjara Hills
If you are looking for an immersive and luxury movie experience, then you need not go anywhere other than PVR. The best part about PVR Cinemas, Banjara Hills is that you can always go around visiting beautiful cafes in case the movie fails to meet your expectations. They offer a range of different watching experiences like IMAX, 4DX, Gold Class, Playhouse, etc. Other than movies they keep hosting various events, premieres and film festivals. Oh! And the infrastructure is amazing.
7. Asian Cinemas, Gachibowli
Asian Cinemas, is one of the largest cinema chains in South India owning more than 150 screens at different locations. Asian Cinemas, Gachibowli is one of the popular movie theatres in Hyderabad. It features several screens showing movies in different languages. The theatre is equipped with the latest audio and video technology and comfy seats. This place also has a small food corner to fulfil all your popcorn cravings. Apart from movies, they keep hosting different events and special screenings and movie promotions.
8. Sree Ramana, Amberpet
If you are a fan of watching Telugu movies, then Sree Ramana is your place. Sree Ramana 70mm is a popular single-screen theatre located in Hyderabad. It is primarily known for screening Telugu and other regional languages movies. This theatre is laced with the latest sound and projection system along with comfortable seats. It is also known for selling tickets at an affordable price among movie enthusiasts.
9. Asian Cinesquare, Warangal Road
Asian Cinesquare is part of the popular South Indian cinema chain Asian Cinemas. Asian Cinesquare features multiple screens with advanced audio and video technologies, comfortable seating and a food court serving various food and beverage options. Not only movies, but it keeps hosting different other events like movie screenings, promotions and fun contests, etc. It offers quite affordable tickets and excellent customer service.
10. Aradhna, Tarnaka
Aradhna cinema is one of the popular movie theatres among the fans of the Telugu and regional languages film industry. The theatre offers a simple set-up and a traditional movie-watching experience. It is famous among its fans for its spacious auditorium and affordable ticket prices like in the good old days.