PVR News

PVR to acquire 71.69 per cent stake in SPI Cinemas for Rs 633 crores

Post the transaction, PVR will have 706 screens operational across the country and the company said this acquisition will make it the number 1 operator in top 3 cities of South India -- Chennai, Bangalore, and Hyderabad.

Now go cashless with Paytm at PVR and amusement parks

Paytm announced that it has partnered with PVR, Cinepolis, amusement parks and gaming parlours to enable cashless payments.


PVR earmarks annual capex up to Rs 250 cr for current fiscal year

The Delhi-based firm aims to have around 610 screens in total at the end of the current fiscal year.

DLF to sell 32 screens of DT cinemas to PVR for revised price of Rs 433 cr

The agreement now excludes one DT Savitri screen and six DT Saket screens from the transaction that had been agreed upon in June, 2015, for Rs 500 crore.

Chandigarh City Multiplexes -- Mixed entertainment bag: PVR Elante hikes ticket rates, FR slashes rates

The new rates have been approved by the UT deputy commissioner, who is the licensing authority.

SRK's masterstroke: PVR joins in as distributors of Dilwale

With one master stroke movement that of roping in PVR as distributors of 'Dilwale', SRK has indirectly ensured a massive release for his film.


PVR Cinemas to install Dolby Atmos in 50 screens

More PVR Cinemas to be powered by Dolby Atmos audio technology.

PVR acquires DLF's 'DT Cinemas' for Rs 500 crore

"This acquisition is in pursuance of our core strategy to offer a world-class cinema experience to the discerning Indian consumer," said Bijli.

A ‘social message’ film: Muslim in Tricolour skull cap will not take bomb from Muslim in black-and-white cap

Titled Aatankvad, the film directed by Brij Bhushan Singh, is his idea of “spreading social awareness” about terrorism.

A Shift in Alt Cinema

Alternative content is entering the mainstream in India with support from corporates.