UAE’s Emaar Entertainment unites with Eagle Hills Diyar to set up Reel Cinemas in Bahrain

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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UAE-based Emaar Properties’ subsidiary Emaar Entertainment has partnered with Bahrain’s leading real estate company Eagle Hills Diyar in order to open its Reel Cinemas brand in the Kingdom.

According to the statement, the first Reel Cinemas in Bahrain will open in 2022, with ten screens and premium seating equipped with Dolby acoustics. Movie lovers can enjoy a specially crafted Food and Beverage (F&B) menu along with Reel Cinemas’ Dine-In cinema concept at the new venue in Bahrain.

Ahmad Matrooshi
Ahmad Al Matrooshi
Executive Board Member
Emaar Properties

“After witnessing the success of our cinemas across the UAE, Emaar is excited to bring the iconic Reel Cinemas experience to the Bahraini market. With this latest addition to Emaar Entertainment’s diverse portfolio of offerings across the region, Reel Cinemas will provide a unique movie-going experience to suit all needs, in line with our commitment to developing popular attractions across the MENA region and we are confident that it will become a popular destination for residents and tourists alike.”

Dr. Maher Al Shaer, Managing Director of Eagle Hills Diyar said, “We aim to provide the visitors of Marassi Galleria with the highest caliber of entertainment offerings and bring a wealth of options to our residents’ doorsteps as we set new shopping, leisure, and entertainment standards across the region.”

Further, Reel Cinemas will be the authorized cinema partner for the upcoming development Marassi Galleria, a seaside mega mall in Manama. The Marassi Galleria Mall is expected to be completed by the second quarter of 2022, and it will have a total floor area of 200,000 square meters.

Earlier this year, Emaar Entertainment collaborated with Saudi Arabia’s GOSI investment Ventures to open and operate its theatre chain Reel Cinemas in the Kingdom.

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