Watching a Movie

Cinemas in Bangkok show all the latest movies from Hollywood and around the world. Most movies are shown with the original soundtrack and Thai subtitles. Ticket prices vary depending on how much comfort you would like. Average seat prices are about 100-120 baht for standard seats. The most expensive are 500 baht for recliners and sofas. The latter have waitress service and they are so comfortable you should only use them for an enjoyable movie!

Both the Bangkok Post and The Nation have listings of new movies or you can ring the cinemas direct to find out showtimes and also to book tickets.

APEX ( – 02 252 6498
Lido – opposite Siam Centre, Rama I Road (** CEN)
Scala, Siam Sqaure, Soi 1 (** CEN)
Siam, Siam Square Soi 5 (** CEN)

EGV ( – 02 812 9999
Central Pinklao, Pinklao-Nakhon Chaisri Road
Fashion Island, Ram Indra Road
Future Park Bang Khae, Phetkasem Road
Future Park Rangsit, Phaholyothin Road
Grand EGV, Siam Discovery, Rama I Road (* CEN)
Lad Phrao, Big C, Lad Phrao Road
Metropolis, Big C, Rajdamri
Seacon Square, Srinakarin Road

IMAX-3D ( – 02 511 5810
Major Cineplex Ratchayothin, Phaholyothin

MAJOR CINEPLEX ( – 02 515 5555 / 1113
Bangkapi, Lotus, Lad Phrao Road
Bangna, Central City, Bangna-Trad Road (*** E9)
Central World Plaza, Rajadamri Road (** E1)
Pinklao, Pinklao-Nakhon Chaisri Road
Rama 2, Central, Thonburi, Pak Thor Road
Rama 3, Central, Rama III Road
Ratchayothin, Phaholyothin Road
Seri Centre, Srinakarin Road
Sukhumwit, Ekamai Sukhumwit, Soi 61 (** E7)

Central Lad Phrao, Phaholyothin Road (02-937 2111) (** PHA) (*** N8)
Emporium, Sukhumwit 24 (02-260 9333) (* E5)
The Mall Bankae, Phetkasem Road (02-894 4000)
The Mall Bangkapi, Lat Phrao Road, (02-734 3777)
The Mall Ngamwongwan, Ngamwongwan Road (02-951 8777)
MBK Centre, Phayathai Road (02-611 6444) (* W1)

31/6-9 Royal City Avenue (02-641 5177-8)

* These cinemas have a Skybridge straight from the Sky Train platform into the shopping mall.
** These cinemas are a 5-10 minute walk from a Sky Train station or Metro station.
*** These cinemas have a free shuttle bus service from the Sky Train station.