Hello movie buffs! Cinema halls & multiplexes are now finally open in Lucknow. Though the government guidelines said cinema halls could reopen from October 15, theatres waited for detailed SOPs from the authorities to open to public on October 16th, after 7 months!
Only select movie halls open in Lucknow
Even on October 16th, only a few theatres have started functioning: INOX at Umrao Mall, Riverside Mall and Crown Mall, Shubham and Novelty Lalbagh. Most of the other theatres are expected to start their operations in a few days.
What to expect
If you are going to the movies, be prepared for:
1. Checking of the Arogya Setu app and thermal screening at the entrance
2. Alternate seating in the auditoriums
3. Regular sanitisation of the auditoriums as per government guidelines.
Now playing in theatres
The movies that are currently running in Lucknow are: Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan, Malang, Thappad, Tanhaji and Dream Girl.