Big Cinemas

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Big Cinemas
Type Public
Industry Entertainment (Cinema Chain)
Founded 2001
Headquarters Mumbai, Maharashtra
Key people Ashok Ganapaty,CEO, Reliance MediaWorks
Ashish Saksena, COO, Big Cinemas,
Parent Reliance MediaWorks Ltd
Website Official Site

Big Cinemas, a division of Reliance MediaWorks Ltd (formerly known as Adlabs Films Limited) and a member of Reliance ADA Group is a theatre chain with over 515 screens in India, US, Malaysia, and the Netherlands. The company accounts for 10 to 15% of box office contributions of large movies.[citation needed]

Big Cinemas also operates in the United States, and the circuit accounts for about 30-35% of Hindi features box office collections and over 70% of Tamil and Telugu box office collections from the US.[citation needed] In Malaysia, the company now has 66 screens that play Hollywood features as well as Chinese and Tamil films to cater to the 1.5 million Tamil population. The company is also working towards establishing a presence in Netherlands and has associated with Pathe Theatres to begin screening Indian movies.

Awards[edit]

Gold Big Cinemas in Kalyaninagar, Pune

Big Cinemas was awarded the “Retailer of the Year” honor at the Reid & Taylor Awards for Retail Excellence for 2 consecutive years and has also been awarded ‘International Exhibitor of the Year 2008’ by CineAsia 2008 at Macau.[citation needed]

Screens[edit]

Name Location Established No. of screens Seating City
India
Big Cinemas Goldspot Big Cinemas 2008 4 1200 Hyderabad
Big Cinemas 5 roads 2013 (Upcoming) 3 Salem, Tamil Nadu
Big Cinemas (Raj Adlabs) Select City Walk 2009 8 2200 Saket, New Delhi
Adlabs Big Cinema Mangal City MaIl 2007 6 Indore, Madhya Pradesh
Triveni Big Cinemas Triveni Complex 2009 3 1000 Anantapur
Anjali Big Cinemas 2009 3 1071 Aurangabad
Radha Krishna Big Cinemas 2009 4
Big bhagwat 2010 2 1000 Solapur, Maharashtra
Akola
Sangam Big Cinemas Sakkardara 2007 4 Nagpur
Krishna Big Cinemas Samta Colony 2007 2 Raipur
Kapeel Big Cinemas Nucleus Mall, Ramling Khind Galli, Belgaum 2008 2 550 Belgaum, Karnataka
Bharath Big Cinemas Bharath Mall 2006 4 1113 Mangalore, Karnataka
Jyoti Big Cinemas Shivaji Nagar 2008 2 550 Nanded
Big Cinemas Payal Jhankar Sangeet and Darpan 2008 4 1767 Allahabad
Big Cinemas Rave 3[1] 2002 3 Kanpur
Big Cinemas Rave@Moti 2007 3 1085[2] Kanpur
Metro Big Cinemas Metro Big Cinemas 1938 6 Mumbai
KG Big Cinemas Bangalow road, Race Course 2008 4 2253[3] Coimbatore
Big CINEMAS Majesty Cine MALL 2008 2 Madurai
Big CINEMAS Ganesh Complex 2008 1 Madurai
Big Cinemas Paras Downtown Square, Zirakpur 2008 4
Big CINEMAS Lakshmi 2008 1 Vellore
Big CINEMAS Alankar 2008 1 Vellore
Big Cinemas Jagat 2009 1 Pathankot
Big Cinemas MSP 2008 2 Pathankot
Big Cinemas SCT - Suraj Chanda Tara 2010 4 Amritsar
Big Cinemas Viva Collage 2010 5 Jalandhar
Big Cinema Krishna 2009 1 Sri Ganganagar
Big Cinemas RDB 4 Kolkata
Big Cinemas Himalaya Mall 4 Ahmedabad
Big Cinemas Rani Paradaise Tanjore 2008 1 665 Tanjore
Rama Big Cinemas Behind Tahsil Office, Latur 2008 2 786 Latur
Nepal
Cinestar Big Cinemas NLIC City Center Mall[4] 2010 3 Kathmandu
United States
Big Cinemas Capitol 8 Parkway Plaza Mall 2002 8 1500 Madisonville, KY
Big Cinemas Oak Tree Rd 2008 Edison, NJ
Big Cinemas Towne 3 The Alameda 2009 3 462 San Jose, CA
Big Cinemas Peachtree 8 Metro Atlanta 2008 8 1188 Norcross, GA
Big Cinemas Fremont 7 Fremont 2008 8 1188 Fremont, CA
Big Cinemas Manhattan New York 1 New York, NY

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://web.archive.org/web/20070628003206/http://www.adlabsfilms.com/news_23.html
  2. ^ ":: Adlabs cinemas launches second property in pune ::". Bigcinemas.com. 2007-07-12. Retrieved 2010-12-31. 
  3. ^ ":: Adlabs Cinemas comes to Coimbatore ::". Bigcinemas.com. 2005-04-24. Retrieved 2010-12-31. 
  4. ^ "Cinestar BIG Cinemas in Nepal". BigCinemas.com.np. Retrieved 2012-02-10. 

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