April 02, 2021 8:34 am
The Multiplex Association of India (MAI), in its letter, has said that another lockdown in the state can lead to ruin for the film industry.
October 15, 2020 12:15 pm
Cinema owners claim to ensure social distancing among people even in corridors or in the food court. Thermal scanning of each guest would be done before each show and sanitizers would be made available.
December 24, 2018 8:14 am
As per the new rules, for movie tickets that cost more than Rs 100, GST has been reduced from 28 per cent to 18 per cent, and for tickets cheaper than Rs 100, it has been lowered to 12 per cent from 18 per cent.
August 10, 2018 10:36 am
The District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum (DCDRF) in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada has ordered multiplexes to allow moviegoers to bring packaged water, soft drinks and food from outside.
August 09, 2018 1:52 am
The court was hearing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by Jainendra Baxi, a film director, through his lawyer Aditya Pratap. The petition stated that there was no law that prohibits people from carrying their own food inside the theatres.
August 08, 2018 7:13 pm
The Bombay High Court mentioned the state's affidavit said there was no specific law or statutory provision that restrained people from carrying outside food into cinema halls.
August 01, 2018 3:56 am
Earlier this month, Maharashtra government announced that there would be no difference in the MRP of food products sold outside and inside multiplexes in the state and viewers will be free to carry their own eatables inside the multiplex.
June 27, 2018 6:38 pm
The plea claims that there is no legal or statutory provision that prohibits one from carrying personal food articles or water inside the movie theatres.
April 04, 2018 3:51 pm
The petition had claimed that restrictions on bringing outside food to theatres, particularly affected the senior citizens, and those who could not eat, for medical reasons, "the junk food that the food stalls in theatres sell," the petition reads.
December 13, 2017 3:22 pm
The Gurgaon-based company on Wednesday signed a deal with South Korea's CJ 4DPLEX at Cine Asia 2017 to add 16 more screens as it is ramping up offering in the premium segment in metro markets.