List of cinemas in Malaysia

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Malaysia has 149 cinemas operating throughout the country. The only state without a cinema is Perlis and Kelantan. The largest cinema operator is Golden Screen Cinemas. There are other large operators such as TGV Cinemas, Lotus Five Star and MBO Cinemas. Other than these operators, there are smaller operators who does screening in a small scale.

History[edit]

The first cinema in Malaysia was the Coliseum Theatre in Kuala Lumpur in the year 1928. However it ceased operations in 2010 and transformed into a cultural centre. In 2012, Lotus Five Star reopened the cinema with 2 digital halls. The first multiplex with computerised ticketing system in Malaysia is Golden Screen Cinemas in Leisure Mall in Cheras. It has 4 screens and 1356 seats. The first IMAX theatre in the country was located in Berjaya Times Square which host one screen and 555 seats. Operations was ceased in 2010 and is now occupied by GSC MAXX. As of the year 2013, all screens were made digital regardless of the type of movies played

Overview[edit]

The largest cinema in Malaysia at e@Curve. This outlet has 18 screens and 2518 seats. The cinema with the most number of seats is located in City Square with 2776 seats whereas the cinema with most number of digital hall is in Era Square Mall, Seremban and GSC CityONE Megamall, Kuching with all 10 screens being digital screens. The largest digital hall in Malaysia is the GSC MAXX at Berjaya Times Square which has 555 seats. Sunway Pyramid, 1 Utama, AEON Tebrau City and Gurney Paragon Mall host the four IMAX theatres in the country whereas new IMAX halls will be opened in Kuching and Kota Kinabalu . 4D theatres are located in First World Plaza in Resort World Genting, A' Famosa Resort in Malacca and Legoland Malaysia in Nusajaya. There are 5D theatre in I-City, 1st Avenue Mall in Penang, and Plaza Merdeka, Kuching whereas Sunway Lagoon host the world's first 5D water-based ride known as Waterplexx 5D. 6D theatre in the country is located KL Tower and Seremban Prima Mall with new one opening in Langkawi. In 2013, TGV Cinemas have fully converted all of their screens across the nationwide into digital, followed by MBO Cinemas and GSC Cinemas.

Cinemas[edit]

Labuan[edit]

Number of cinemas : 1

Largest cinema : Perdana Labuan (1 screen and 90 seats)

Largest cinema operator : Perdana Cineplex (1 screen and 90 seats)

Total number of screens : 1

Total number of seats : 90

Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
Perdana Labuan 1 90 Labuan Perdana Cineplex Single building cinema

Johor[edit]

  • Number of cinemas : 20
  • Largest cinema : Cathay Cineplex City Square (14 screens and 2,776 seats)
  • Largest cinema operator : MBO Cinemas - 7 outlets (46 screens and 7,072 seats)
  • Total number of screens : 123
  • Total number of seats : 21,481
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
KSL City 8 1,378 Johor Bahru MBO Cinemas Located on Level 2.
Square One 8 1,217 Batu Pahat MBO Cinemas Located on Level 3. Largest cinema in Batu Pahat.
Batu Pahat Mall 7 1,067 Batu Pahat MBO Cinemas Located on Level 2.
Heritage Mall 7 1,043 Kota Tinggi MBO Cinemas Located on Level 2. First cinema in Kota Tinggi.
Kluang Mall 6 963 Kluang MBO Cinemas Located on Level 2. Largest cinema in Kluang.
U Mall 5 601 Skudai MBO Cinemas Located on Level 1. Largest cinema in Skudai.
1 Segamat 8 1,708 Segamat Lotus Five Star Located on Level 1.
IOI Mall 6 921 Kulai Lotus Five Star Located on Level 1. Largest cinema in Kulai.
Skudai Parade 4 1,045 Skudai Lotus Five Star Located on Level 6.
Plaza Tasek 3 649 Skudai Lotus Five Star Located on Level 4.
Broadway 1 244 Johor Bahru Lotus Five Star Single building cinema.
AEON Tebrau City 10 1,999 Johor Bahru TGV Cinemas Located on Level 2. Features 1 Beanieplex and 1 IMAX Hall. 2nd largest cinema in Johor. Features the 3rd IMAX hall in Malaysia.
AEON Bukit Indah 9 1,628 Bukit Indah TGV Cinemas Located on Level 2. Second TGV outlet in Johor. Host 1 TGV Luxe hall and 1 Beanieplex hall.
AEON Kulaijaya 5 1,203 Kulai TGV Cinemas Located in Level 2.
Today's Mall Ulu Tiram 6 994 Ulu Tiram Superstar Cinema Located on Level 1. First cinema in Ulu Tiram.
Today's Market Seri Alam 4 TBA Masai Superstar Cinema Opened on February 2016
City Square 14 2,776 Johor Bahru mmCineplexes Located on Level 5. Covering an area of 24,000 sq ft, it is the largest cinema in Johor.
Perling Mall 3 582 Johor Bahru KPI Cinemas Located on Level 1.
New Lido 2 400 Kluang Iswaria Single building cinema.
Kompleks Pusat Bandar Pasir Gudang 2 260 Pasir Gudang Suara Screen Located on Level 2
Paradigm Mall 16 TBA Johor Bahru Golden Screen Cinemas Will be open end 2016

Kedah[edit]

  • Number of cinemas : 9
  • Largest cinema : GSC Aman Central (10 screens and 1,599 seats)
  • Largest cinema operator : MBO Cinemas - 3 outlets (18 screens and 2,884 seats)
  • Total number of screens : 49
  • Total number of seats : 7,888
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
Central Square 8 1,159 Sungai Petani MBO Cinemas Located on Level 5. Opened in September 2015.
Landmark Central 6 1,108 Kulim MBO Cinemas Located on Level 2.
Alor Setar Mall 4 617 Alor Setar MBO Cinemas Located on Level 1.
Aman Central 10 1,599 Alor Setar Golden Screen Cinemas Located On Level 4. Largest Cinema in Kedah. Opened 22 October 2015, First opening in Kedah With THX and Dolby Atmos.
Amanjaya Mall 8 1,306 Sungai Petani Golden Screen Cinemas Lite Located on Level 2. Opened in November 2012, it is the second largest cinema in Kedah.
Village Mall 4 680 Sungai Petani Grand Cineplex Located on Level 2.
Jitra Mall 4 546 Jitra Jitra Mall Cineplex Caters for the cinema needs of residents of northern Kedah and Perlis.
Langkawi Parade 3 535 Langkawi Mega Cineplex Located on Level 10. Only cinema on an island other than Penang.
City Plaza 2 338 Alor Setar Lotus Five Star Located on Level 5.

Kuala Lumpur[edit]

  • Number of cinemas : 24
  • Largest cinema : GSC Midvalley Megamall (21 screens and 2,700 seats)
  • Largest cinema operator : Golden Screen Cinemas - 7 outlets (77 screens and 11,928 seats)
  • Total number of screens : 196
  • Total number of seats : 33,202
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
Midvalley Megamall 21 2,700 Mid Valley City Golden Screen Cinemas Located on the Level 3 of Midvalley Megamall, this GSC covers the entire south wing in the mall. Having expansion to 21 halls.
Pavilion 13 1,913 Bukit Bintang Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 5 and Level 6.
Nu Sentral 11 1,783 Brickfields Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 5 and Level 6 of the mall.
Berjaya Times Square 10 1,914 Bukit Bintang Golden Screen Cinemas Features GSC MAXX which has a 23m-width screen with 488 seats with largest Dolby atmos feature. Berjaya Times Square host the first Premiere Class hall in Klang Valley. Located on the Level 1 and Level 3 whereas GSC MAXX is located on Level 10.
Quill City Mall 10 1,751 Kuala Lumpur Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 5 and 6.
The Gardens 7 572 Mid Valley City Golden Screen Cinemas Located on the Level 4 and Level 5. Malaysia's only boutique cinema which is also known as GSC Signature. This outlet has 2 Gold Class and 5 Premiere Class halls.
Cheras Leisure Mall 4 1,356 Cheras Golden Screen Cinemas First cinema in Malaysia to have computerised ticketing system.
Suria KLCC 12 2,459 Kuala Lumpur TGV Cinemas Located on Level 3. Was the largest TGV before revonation in TGV Sunway Pyramid.
Wangsa Walk Mall 9 1,628 Wangsa Maju TGV Cinemas Located on Level 2.
1 Shamelin 8 1,693 Taman Shamelin Perkasa TGV Cinemas Located on Level 5.
Cheras Sentral 8 1,243 Cheras TGV Cinemas Located on Level 9.
AEON Metro Prima 6 1,342 Kepong TGV Cinemas Located on rooftop.
AEON AU2 6 1,266 Kuala Lumpur TGV Cinemas
Sunway Putra Mall 6 1,057 Kuala Lumpur TGV Cinemas Located on Level 5.
Sunway Velocity Mall TBA TBA Kuala Lumpur TGV Cinemas
Brem Mall 12 1,810 Kepong MBO Cinemas Located on Level 6. Largest MBO Cinemas in Malaysia.
Galaxy Shopping Centre 10 1,239 Ampang MBO Cinemas Largest cinema in Ampang.
Viva Home 9 1,954 Cheras MBO Cinemas Located on Level 3. Largest MBO cinemas in terms of number of seats.
Kepong Village Mall 7 1,066 Kepong MBO Cinemas Located on Level 1.
Setapak Central 7 1,020 Setapak MBO Cinemas Located on Level 2.
Plaza Salak Park@Spark 5 620 Desa Petaling MBO Cinemas Located on Level 3A.
Sentul Cineplex 3 692 Sentul Lotus Five Star Single building cinema.
Coliseum Theatre 2 474 Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman Lotus Five Star Oldest cinema in the country. Refurbished in 2012.
Ampang Spectrum 6 777 Ampang One Cinemas Located on Level 3.
Federal Cinema 2 900 Kuala Lumpur Suara Screens Single building cinema.
Pandan Capital 2 504 Ampang My Cinema Located on Level 2.

Malacca[edit]

Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
Dataran Pahlawan Malacca Megamall 10 2,004 Banda Hilir, Malacca City Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 5. Largest cinema in Malacca.
AEON Bandaraya Melaka 10 1,793 Peringgit, Malacca City Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 2. Only GSC in an AEON shopping mall.
Melaka Mall Complex 7 1,208 Ayer Keroh MBO Cinemas Located on Level 2. Further outskirt of Malacca City.
Element Mall 10 TBA Malacca City MBO Cinemas Will be open in 4th quarter of 2016
Mahkota Parade 10 1,973 Banda Hilir, Malacca City Lotus Five Star Located on Level 2, Previously occupied by Golden Screen Cinemas. Upgraded to 10 Hall in 2015 (Previously 4 Hall), facilities include Digital Hall and Dolby ATMOS after renovation. Largest LFS Cinemas in Peninsular Malaysia.
Song Seng Plaza 2 400 Malacca City Suara Screens Located on Level 3. Only plays Tamil movies.

Negeri Sembilan[edit]

  • Number of cinemas : 6
  • Largest cinema : GSC Palm Mall (10 screens and 1,659 seats)
  • Largest cinema operator : Golden Screen Cinemas - 2 outlets (14 screens and 2,669 Seats)
  • Total number of screens : 38
  • Total number of seats : 6,637
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
Palm Mall 10 1,659 Seremban Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 2. Largest cinema in Negeri Sembilan since 23 July 2014. The 8th cinema in Malaysia and the first in the state to have a THX hall.
Terminal 1 4 1,010 Seremban Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 2. The first GSC in Negeri Sembilan. Hall 2 was refurbished to compete with 7-screen TGV Cinemas and 6-screen MBO Cinemas. This outlet will be transformed into Golden Screen Cinemas Lite.
Kiara Square 6 1,047 Bahau Lotus Five Star Located on Level 2, it is the only cinema outside of Seremban. Originally had 3 screens and 534 seats.
KM Plaza 1 268 Seremban Lotus Five Star Located on Level 3. Only shows Tamil movies.
Era Square Mall 10 1,449 Seremban MBO Cinemas Located on Level 3.. All screens were made digital in late January 2013.
AEON Seremban 2 7 1,204 Seremban 2 TGV Cinemas Located on Level 2. Originally had 5 hall with 1067 seats. First cineplex in the state which can play 3D movies.

Pahang[edit]

  • Number of cinemas : 4
  • Largest cinema : GSC East Coast Mall (9 screens and 1,633 seats)
  • Largest cinema operator : Golden Screen Cinemas - 3 outlets (20 screens and 3,674 seats)
  • Total number of screens : 22
  • Total number of seats : 4,006
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
East Coast Mall 9 1,633 Kuantan Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 3. Largest cinema in Pahang.
Mentakab Star Mall 6 1,093 Mentakab Golden Screen Cinemas Lite Located on Level 2.
Berjaya Megamall 5 948 Kuantan Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 3.
First World Plaza 2 332 Genting Highlands First World Cineplex Located on Level 2A. Only cinema located in highland resort (1700 metres above sea level).

Penang[edit]

  • Number of cinemas : 12
  • Largest cinema : GSC Gurney Plaza (12 screens and 1,618 seats)
  • Largest cinemas operator:TGV Cinemas - 4 outlets (29 screens and 4,532 seats)
  • Total number of screens : 85
  • Total number of seats : 14,570
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
Gurney Paragon Mall 9 1,298 Georgetown TGV Cinemas Located on Level 8. Features the 4th IMAX hall in Malaysia.
1st Avenue 8 1,304 Georgetown TGV Cinemas Located on Level 8. Features Beanieplex.
AEON Bukit Mertajam 7 840 Bukit Mertajam TGV Cinemas Located on Level R. Largest cinema in Bukit Mertajam.
Perda City Mall 5 1,090 Bukit Mertajam TGV Cinemas Located on Level 2.
Gurney Plaza 12 1,610 Georgetown Golden Screen Cinemas Largest cinema in northern region. Host Malaysia's first Premiere Class Hall. Located on Level 7.
Queensbay Mall 8 1,528 Bayan Lepas Golden Screen Cinemas Second GSC in Penang after GSC Gurney Plaza. Located on Level 3.
Sunway Carnival Mall 8 1,098 Seberang Jaya Golden Screen Cinemas Third GSC Cinema in Penang. Located on Level 2.
Prangin Mall 8 1,445 Georgetown Lotus Five Star Located on Level 5. Previously occupied by Cathay Cineplex.
Bukit Jambul Complex 6 1,157 Bukit Jambul Lotus Five Star Located on Level 5.
LFS Butterworth 4 926 Butterworth Lotus Five Star Single building cinema.
Megamall Prai 6 1,518 Seberang Prai Mega Cineplex Located on Level 4.
Sunshine Shopping Mall 4 756 Kepala Batas Mega Cineplex Located on Level G.

Perak[edit]

  • Number of cinemas : 14
  • Largest cinema : GSC Ipoh Parade (11 screens with 1,938 seats)
  • Largest cinema operator : TGV Cinemas - 4 outlets (31 screens and 5,283 seats)
  • Total number of screens : 81
  • Total number of seats : 14,293
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
AEON Station 18 8 1,610 Ipoh TGV Cinemas Located on Level 2.
AEON Taiping 7 1,287 Taiping TGV Cinemas Located on Level 2. Opened on 17 September 2015 With Beanieplex in Taiping. Largest cinema in Taiping.
AEON Seri Manjung 7 1,210 Manjung TGV Cinemas Located on Level 1. Opened on 22 December 2014. 3rd TGV Cinemas in Perak.
Kinta City Shopping Centre 6 1,176 Ipoh TGV Cinemas Located on Level 2.
Kerian Sentral Mall 8 1,155 Parit Buntar Lotus Five Star Located on Level 2. Opened on 18 December 2014. 4th LFS Cinemas in Perak.
D' Mall Seri Iskandar 7 1,341 Bandar Seri Iskandar Lotus Five Star Located on Level 2.
LFS Kampar 6 836 Kampar Lotus Five Star Opened officially on 1 March 2013. Consist of 5 2D halls and 1 3D hall.
Bangunan Seri Kinta 4 651 Ipoh Lotus Five Star
Taiping Sentral Mall 7 1,227 Taiping MBO Cinemas Located on Level 2.
MBO Cinemas Sitiawan 4 812 Sitiawan MBO Cinemas Single building cinema.
MBO Cinemas Teluk Intan 3 450 Teluk Intan MBO Cinemas Located on Level 2. Largest cinema in Teluk Intan.
My Cinema 2 280 Bagan Serai My Cinema Single building cinema.
My Cinema 1 320 Teluk Intan My Cinema Single building cinema.
Ipoh Parade 11 1,938 Ipoh Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 5. Largest cinema in Perak. Opened 5 February 2015. Home to the 2nd Maxx Screen in the country and THX.

Putrajaya[edit]

  • Number of cinemas : 2
  • Largest cinema : GSC IOI City Mall (13 screens and 2,133 seats)
  • Largest cinema operator : Golden Screen Cinemas - 2 outlets (21 Screens and 3,537 Seats)
  • Total number of screens : 21
  • Total number of seats : 3,537
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
IOI City Mall 13 2,133 Putrajaya Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 2. Largest cinema in Putrajaya opened 12 February 2015. Has 2 Maxx halls (Hall 10 and Hall 11) which are equipped with THX, Dolby Atmos and D-Box (Hall 11 with D-Box motion seat).
Alamanda 8 1,404 Putrajaya Golden Screen Cinemas Located on The Hub (1st floor).

Sabah[edit]

  • Number of cinemas : 10
  • Largest cinema : Growball Cinemax Centre Point KK (9 Screens and 1,745 seats)
  • Largest cinema operator : Golden Screen Cinemas - 2 outlets (16 Screens and 2,985 Seats)
  • Total number of screens : 58
  • Total number of seats : 9,281
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
1 Borneo Hypermall 8 1,504 Kota Kinabalu Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 2. Largest GSC in Sabah.
Suria Sabah 8 1,481 Kota Kinabalu Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 8.
Centre Point Sabah 9 1,745 Kota Kinabalu Growball Cinemax Located on Level 8. Largest cinema in Sabah.
Imago Mall 8 1,038 Kota Kinabalu MBO Cinemas Located on Level 2.
Harbour Mall 7 1,015 Sandakan Lotus Five Star Located on Level 11.First LFS Cinemas in Sabah.Largest cinema in Sandakan.Opening soon 23rd July 2016.
Eastern Plaza 6 784 Tawau Eastern Cineplex Located on Level 6.
One Capitol Plaza 4 909 Sandakan Star Cineplex Single building cinema.
Megalong Mall 4 615 Penampang Megalong Cineplex Located on Level 5.
Perdana Keningau 2 TBA Keningau Perdana Cineplex Opened on 2013.
Keningau Mall 2 190 Keningau Ocean Cinema Located on Level 3. First cinema in Interior Division.
PacifiCity 8 TBA Kota Kinabalu TGV Cinemas Scheduled to be opened in year 2016/2017.

Sarawak[edit]

  • Number of Cinemas : 9
  • Largest Cinema : LFS Summer Mall (12 screens and 2,038 seats)
  • Largest Cinemas Operator: Golden Screen Cinemas - 2 outlets (18 Screens and 2,886 Seats)
  • Total number of screens : 57
  • Total number of seats : 9,756
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
CityONE Megamall 10 1,876 Kuching Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 3. Opened on 11 April 2013. It houses the first THX hall in East Malaysia. Largest cinema in Kuching.
Bintang Megamall 8 1,010 Miri Golden Screen Cinemas Lite Opened on 6 February 2013, it is the first GSC in Sarawak. It is also the first GSC cinema in Malaysia to have all- digital halls.
Senadin Hypermall TBA TBA Miri Golden Screen Cinemas The second GSC in Miri is expected to be open in year 2017.
Times Square Megamall TBA TBA Bintulu Golden Screen Cinemas Lite Scheduled to open in year 2016.
Permaisuri Imperial City Mall 8 1,263 Miri TGV Cinemas First TGV cinema in East Malaysia. Largest cinema in Miri.
Boulevard Shopping Mall 8 TBA Kuching TGV Cinemas TBA
ViVaCity Megamall 8 1196 Kuching TGV Cinemas It houses the largest IMAX hall in Malaysia. First IMAX hall and Beanie hall in East Malaysia.
Boulevard Shopping Mall TBA TBA Bintulu TGV Cinemas Will be open in early 2018.
Summer Mall 12 2,038 Kota Samarahan Lotus Five Star Largest cinema in Borneo. Largest cinema in Sarawak and LFS Cinemas in Malaysia. It houses the first Dolby Atmos hall and largest screen in East Malaysia. Other features include Lotus Hall, which is a Premier Screen concept with the best seats as well as the ‘Love Nest’ – a double-seat for couples or friend. LFS Summer Mall also boasts the ‘Five Star Hall'. Second LFS in East Malaysia.
Riverside Kuching 4 585 Kuching Lotus Five Star Located on Level 4. First LFS in East Malaysia.
Star Cineplex Sibu 2 266 Sibu Star Cineplex Single building cinema.
City Point 2 210 Bintulu Star Cineplex Located on Level 4.
The Spring 8 1,558 Kuching MBO Cinemas The first 3D cinema in Borneo island, where the largest hall which can accommodate 426 patrons at once. Officially opened on 9 September 2009. Located on Level 2. Consists of 1 Premiere Class Hall.
Premier Hotel 3 950 Sibu King's Trioplex Located on Level 2. Originally a single-screen theatre, it was renovated in the 2000s to become Sibu's first cinema with 3 halls. Later on in 2011, the cinema was updated again to become Sibu's first 3D cinema. Largest cinema in Sibu.

Selangor[edit]

  • Number of cinemas : 34
  • Largest cinema : Cathays e@Curve (18 screens and 2,518 seats)
  • Largest cinema operator : TGV Cinemas - 11 outlets (93 screens and 15,176 seats)
  • Total number of screens : 247
  • Total number of seats : 40,763
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
Sunway Pyramid 11 1,634 Petaling Jaya TGV Cinemas Located on Level R. The largest TGV outlet in Malaysia. TGV Sunway Pyramid has 8 normal halls, 2 TGV Club halls, 1 Beanieplex hall and 1 IMAX hall.
AEON Bukit Tinggi 10 1,925 Klang TGV Cinemas Located on Level 2. Largest cinema in Klang.
1 Utama (Old Wing) 10 1,671 Petaling Jaya TGV Cinemas Located at Level 3 of the mall. Has an IMAX screen, TGV Luxe, and Beanieplex. In 2014, TGV introduced TGV Indulge, a boutique concept hall with a cafe.
Setia Walk Mall 9 1,695 Puchong TGV Cinemas Located on Level 5 and Level 6. Has 1 Beaniplex Hall. An IMAX hall is expected to be opened.
Bukit Raja Shopping Centre 8 1,428 Klang TGV Cinemas Only cinema in Klang which offers stadium-style seating.
AEON Cheras Selatan 8 1,333 Balakong TGV Cinemas Located on Level 1.
AEON Rawang 8 1,301 Rawang TGV Cinemas Located on Level 1. Opened in the year 2012.Largest cinema in Rawang.
Encorp Strand Mall 8 1,054 Petaling Jaya TGV Cinemas Located on Level 2.
Jaya Shopping Centre 8 993 Petaling Jaya TGV Cinemas Located in Level 5.
The Mines 5 1,024 Seri Kembangan TGV Cinemas Located on Level 2.
D'Pulze 8 1,118 Cyberjaya TGV Cinemas First cinema in Cyberjaya.
1 Utama (New Wing) 13 2,180 Petaling Jaya Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 4. Has one Gold Class hall. The 1st Dolby Atmos and D-Box hall in Malaysia. Largest cinema in Petaling Jaya.
Setia City Mall 13 2,133 Shah Alam Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 2.
IOI Mall 10 2,092 Puchong Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 2 and Level 3.Largest cinema in Puchong.
Paradigm Mall 9 1,566 Petaling Jaya Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 3.
Tropicana City Mall 8 1,465 Petaling Jaya Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 2.
Klang Parade 8 1,323 Klang Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 5. Opened 11 June 2015 with Dolby Atmos in Klang.
The Summit USJ 7 1,212 Subang Jaya Golden Screen Cinemas Located on Level 3 and Level 5. Has drive-in ticket purchasing.
Selayang Star City Mall 10 TBA Selayang Golden Screen Cinemas Will be open in mid 2016.
1 Plaza 5 733 Kuala Selangor Lotus Five Star Located on Ground Level.
Shaw Centrepoint 4 873 Klang Lotus Five Star Located on Level 4.
Sri Intan 4 539 Klang Lotus Five Star Single Building Cinema
Capitol Selayang 3 753 Batu Caves Lotus Five Star Single Building Cinema
Metro Kajang Plaza 2 550 Kajang Lotus Five Star Located on Level 3.
PJ State 2 362 Petaling Jaya Lotus Five Star Single building cinema.
Harbour Place 11 1,422 Klang MBO Cinemas Located on Level 7 and Level 9.
Citta Mall 9 1,611 Petaling Jaya MBO Cinemas Located on Level 3. Hall 1 and Hall 2 are Premiere Class halls.
Subang Parade 8 1,336 Subang Jaya MBO Cinemas Located on East Wing of Level 2. Largest cinema in Subang Jaya.
Space U8 7 1,466 Bukit Jelutong MBO Cinemas Located on Level 3.
The Atria 8 TBA Damansara MBO Cinemas Will be open in 3rd quarter of 2016.
e@Curve 18 2,518 Damansara mmCineplexes Largest cinema in Malaysia, Selangor and Damansara. Located on Level 2 and Level 2M. Has 2 hall named Platinum Movie Suites.
One City Mall 12 1,056 USJ Premium-X Cinemas Located on Level 2. First ever fully kiosk operated cinema in Malaysia.
Pawagam Sun Rawang 1 397 Rawang Sun Cinema Single building cinema.
Empire City 20 TBA Damansara CGV Cinemas Will be open in 2016

Terengganu[edit]

  • Number of cinemas : 1
  • Largest cinema :TGV Mesra Mall (5 Screens and 782 seats)
  • Largest cinema operator : TGV Cinemas - 1 outlets (5 Screens and 782 Seats)
  • Total number of screens : 5
  • Total number of seats : 782
Cinema Total Halls Seats Location Operator Remarks
Mesra Mall 5 782 Kemaman TGV Cinemas Located on Ground Level. Currently the only cinema in Terengganu.
PB Sentral 11 TBA Kuala Terengganu Lotus Five Star Will be largest cinema in the state after opening. Will be opening soon.
Kuala Terengganu City Centre Mall 10 TBA Kuala Terengganu TBA TBA
Suria Mall TBA TBA Dungun TBA TBA

List of defunct cinemas[edit]

Cinema Screens Seats Location Operator Remarks
Capitol Theatre 1 1,568 Kuala Lumpur Shaw Federation Cinemas Ceased operation in 2000.
Rex Theatre 1 816 Ipoh Shaw Federation Cinemas Ceased operation in September 1998
State Theatre 1 800 Petaling Jaya Shaw Federation Cinemas Ceased operation in September 1999
Grand Theatre 1 700 Ipoh Shaw Federation Cinemas Ceased operation in September 2000
Madras Cinema 1 - Kuala Lumpur Shaw Federation Cinemas Ceased operation in 1978
Sun Cinema 1 - Ipoh Shaw Federation Cinemas Ceased operation in 1983.
Rex Cinema 1 - Kuala Terengganu Shaw Federation Cinemas Ceased operation in 1999.
Lido Theatre 1 - Ipoh Shaw Federation Cinemas Ceased operation by 31 May 2001.
Rex Cinema 1 - Kuching Shaw Federation Cinemas Ceased operation
Pelangi Leisure Mall 5 2,361 Johor Bahru Golden Screen Cinemas Ceased operation by 17 October 2013
Shaw Centrepoint 4 1,006 Klang Golden Screen Cinemas Ceased operation by 16 December 2010.
Mahkota Parade 4 830 Malacca Golden Screen Cinemas Ceased operation by mid August 2009.
Alpha Angle 4 - Wangsa Maju Golden Screen Cinemas Ceased operation by Q1 of 2002.
GSC Kota Kinabalu 3 1,648 Kota Kinabalu Golden Screen Cinemas Ceased operation.
The Summit 3 678 Batu Pahat Golden Screen Cinemas Ceased operation in August 2009.
Central Square 3 666 Sungai Petani Golden Screen Cinemas Ceased operation in November 2012.
Rex Theatre 1 1,100 Kuala Lumpur Golden Screen Cinemas Ceased operation by 15 November 2002.
Pavilion Theatre 1 1,200 Kuala Lumpur Cathay Organisation Ceased operation in 1996
Cathay Theatre 1 1,200 Kuala Lumpur Cathay Organisation Ceased operation in December 1997
Cathay Theatre 1 1,174 Ipoh Cathay Organisation Ceased operation.
Cathay Theatre 1 1,000 Georgetown Cathay Organisation Ceased operation by 31 July 2001
Majestic Theatre 1 867 Ipoh Cathay Organisation Ceased operation by 25 February 1998.
Sentul Cinema 1 - Kuala Lumpur Cathay Organisation Ceased operation in 1984
Odeon Theatre 1 - Kepong Cathay Organisation Ceased operation in 1996
Bukit Jambul Complex 6 1,178 Bukit Jambul Metrowealth Cineplex Ceased operation
Riverside Kuching 4 780 Kuching Metrowealth Cineplex Ceased operation.
Metro Plaza Kajang 2 562 Kajang Metrowealth Cineplex Ceased operation.
City Plaza 2 361 Alor Setar Metrowealth Cineplex Ceased operation.
Prangin Mall 8 1,490 Georgetown Cathay Cineplex Ceased operation by 13 November 2011
Bukit Jambul Complex 6 1,178 Bukit Jambul Cathay Cineplex Ceased operation by 26 March 2007
Cathay Kota Kinabalu 3 609 Kota Kinabalu Cathay Cineplex Ceased operation in January 2012.
Medan Pelita 5 900 Kuching Star Cineplex Ceased operation by 30 April 2016.[1]
Star Cineplex Tawau 4 741 Tawau Star Cineplex Ceased operation.
Merdeka Hall 4 527 Miri Star Cineplex Ceased operation.
The Summit 4 851 Batu Pahat Lotus Five Star Ceased operations in June 2012
The Summit 3 694 Bukit Mertajam Lotus Five Star Ceased operation
Perling Mall 2 582 Johor Bahru Lotus Five Star Ceased operation.
Teruntum Complex 5 867 Kuantan MBO Cinemas Ceased operation in 2015.
Amcorp Mall 3 - Petaling Jaya MBO Cinemas Ceased operation by 1 August 2007.
Capsquare 6 1,118 Kuala Lumpur TGV Cinemas Ceased operation by 1 July 2013.
Island Plaza 3 480 Georgetown W Cinemax Ceased operation in 2012.
Odeon Cinema 1 650 Georgetown Iswaria Cineplex Ceased operation.
Odeon Cinema 1 250 Kuala Lumpur Antenna Entertainments Ceased operation by 28 February 2015.
Subang 1 and 2 Twin Cinemas 2 - Subang Jaya - Ceased operation in 1998
Star Theatre 1 1,150 Ipoh - Ceased operation in 1989
Odeon Cinema 1 850 Ipoh - Ceased operation in 1986.
Paramount Cinema 1 - Petaling Jaya - Ceased operation in 1997.
  • Cathay the Pavilion (formally Associated Theatres Ltd)
  • Cathay The Mall Kuala Lumpur
  • Cathay Sungei Wang Kuala Lumpur
  • Golden Communication Circuit Bangsar Shopping Centre KL
  • Central Cinema Kuala Lumpur
  • Majestic Kuala Lumpur
  • Ruby Ipoh
  • Broadway Ipoh
  • Capitol Ipoh
  • Rex Tanjung Malim
  • Roxy Cinema Kuching
  • Miramar Kuching
  • Capitol Kuching
  • Lido Kuching
  • Odeon Kuching
  • Lillian Theatre Kuching
  • Cathay Kuching
  • Lido Sibu
  • Rex Sibu
  • Cathay Sibu
  • Miri Theatre
  • Cathay Miri
  • Lutong Theatre
  • Lido Penampang
  • Rex Sandakan
  • Liberty Cinema Sandakan
  • Tai Koon Cinema Sandakan
  • Union Cinema Kota Kinabalu
  • Grand Cinema Kota Kinabalu
  • Capitol Kota Kinabalu
  • Victory Kota Kinabalu
  • Boon Pang Cinema Kota Kinabalu
  • Lido Kota Kinabalu
  • Merdeka Cinema Kota Kinabalu
  • Berjaya Hall Kota Kinabalu
  • New Gaiety Cinema Papar
  • Lacin Cinema Lahad Datu
  • Lido Labuan
  • Lido Taiping
  • Capitol Taiping
  • Rex Taiping
  • Cathay Taiping
  • Sun Taiping
  • Mandarin Taiping
  • Capitol Parit Buntar
  • Cathay Parit Buntar
  • Rex Teluk Intan
  • Capitol Teluk Intan
  • Regal Teluk Intan
  • Glory Teluk Intan
  • Rex Kuala Kangsar
  • Empire Kuala Kangsar
  • Cathay Kuala Kangsar
  • Rex Kampar
  • Majestic Kampar
  • Princess Kampar
  • Wah Onn Theatre Batu Gajah
  • Li Hwa Theatre Bandar Baharu
  • Empire Alor Setar
  • Royal Alor Setar
  • Rex Alor Setar
  • Cathay Alor Setar
  • Sky Cinema Alor Setar
  • Deluxe Cinema Alor Setar
  • Seri Intan Cinema Alor Setar
  • Capitol Kulim
  • Coronation Kulim
  • Cathay Kulim
  • Empire Sungai Petani
  • Ruby Petaling Jaya
  • Sentosa Cinema Petaling Jaya
  • Majestic Theater Petaling Jaya
  • Cathay Klang
  • Cathay Organization Klang (Cineplex operated at Klang Parade, currently in place of News KTV)
  • Capitol Klang
  • Star Cineplex Klang
  • Regal Klang
  • Sun Kajang
  • Coates Theatre Kuala Kubu Bahru
  • Cathay Cineplex, Island Plaza, Penang
  • Central Penang
  • Eastern Cinema Penang
  • Globe Cinema Penang
  • Rex Penang
  • Sun Penang
  • Lido Penang
  • Royal Penang
  • Capitol Penang
  • Federal Penang
  • Majestic Theatre Penang
  • Paramount Cinema Penang
  • Star Cinema Penang
  • Gala Cinema Penang
  • Metro Penang
  • Wembley Cinema Penang
  • Kok Pin Cinema Penang
  • Choong Nam Cinema Penang
  • Movieland Cinema Penang
  • Rex Butterworth
  • Mega Odeon Butterworth
  • Cheok Sah Theatre Bukit Mertajam
  • Capitol Kangar
  • Sri Mahkota Cinema Kangar
  • Empire Kangar
  • Cathay Kuala Perlis
  • Lido Port Klang
  • Capitol Port Klang
  • Cameron Hall Port Klang
  • Rex Cinema Port Klang
  • Cathay Port Klang
  • Ying Wu Luo Cinema Seremban
  • Sapphire Theatre Seremban
  • Rex Seremban
  • Capitol Seremban
  • Odeon Seremban
  • Ruby Seremban
  • Metropole/Plaza Theatre Seremban
  • Golden City Seremban
  • Cathay Seremban
  • Pawagam Bahau
  • Rex Kuala Pilah
  • Ruby Kuala Pilah
  • Pearl Cinema Tampin
  • Capitol Kuala Terengganu
  • Lido Kuala Terengganu
  • Kong Wah Cinema Kuala Terengganu
  • Cathay Kuala Terengganu
  • Bajar Cinema Jerteh
  • Lido Kota Bahru
  • Rex Kota Bahru
  • Odeon Kota Bharu
  • Rani Cinema Kota Bharu
  • Meena Cinema Kota Bharu
  • Sultanah Cinema Kota Bharu
  • Rama Cinema Pasir Puteh
  • Rex Kuantan
  • Capitol Kuantan
  • Sun Kuantan
  • Jingdu Cinema Kuantan
  • PCCL Cinema Sungai Lembing
  • Sun Bentong
  • Rex Bentong
  • New Rialto Cinema Malacca
  • Rex Malacca
  • Central Malacca
  • Sun Malacca
  • Capitol Malacca
  • Lido Malacca
  • Federal Malacca
  • Rex Johor Bahru
  • Lido Johor Bahru
  • Capitol Johor Bahru
  • Cathay Johor Bahru
  • Asiatic Cinema Muar
  • Rex Muar
  • Lido Muar
  • Cathay Muar
  • Grand Cinema Muar
  • Victory Cinema Muar
  • Coronation Kluang
  • Metro Kluang
  • Brilliant Cinema Kluang
  • Sultana Cinema Batu Pahat
  • Rex Batu Pahat
  • Capitol Batu Pahat
  • Odeon Batu Pahat
  • Cathay Batu Pahat
  • Empire Segamat
  • Rex Segamat
  • Capitol Segamat

Cinema Statistics[edit]

Cinema With The Most Number Of Halls[edit]

Cinema Number of Halls Location Operator
e@Curve 18 Damansara mmCineplexes
Midvalley Megamall 17 Kuala Lumpur Golden Screen Cinemas
City Square 14 Johor Bahru mmCineplexes
1 Utama (New Wing) 13 Petaling Jaya Golden Screen Cinemas
IOI City Mall 13 Putrajaya Golden Screen Cinemas
Setia City Mall 13 Shah Alam Golden Screen Cinemas
Pavilion 13 Kuala Lumpur Golden Screen Cinemas
Suria KLCC 12 Kuala Lumpur TGV Cinemas
Summer Mall 12 Kota Samarahan Lotus Five Star
Brem Mall 12 Kepong MBO Cinemas

Cinema With Most Number of Seats[edit]

Cinema Number of Seats Location Operator
City Square 2,776 Johor Bahru mmCineplexes
e@Curve 2,518 Damansara mmCineplexes
Suria KLCC 2,459 Kuala Lumpur TGV Cinemas
1 Utama (New Wing) 2,192 Petaling Jaya Golden Screen Cinemas
Midvalley Megamall 2,169 Kuala Lumpur Golden Screen Cinemas
IOI City Mall 2,133 Putrajaya Golden Screen Cinemas
Setia City Mall 2,133 Shah Alam Golden Screen Cinemas
IOI Mall 2,092 Puchong Golden Screen Cinemas
Summer Mall 2,038 Kota Samarahan Lotus Five Star
Dataran Pahlawan Malacca Megamall 2,004 Banda Hilir, Malacca City Golden Screen Cinemas

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Star Cineplex closing on April 30". The Borneo Post. 1 April 2016. Retrieved 2 April 2016. 

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