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  • Palace IMAX Cinema (IAPM)

    IAPM Mall, 6/F, 999 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Shanxi Nan Lu

    淮海中路999号6楼, 近陕西南路

    5109 3988
    As of 2016, this is one of the nicest and most futuristic places to see a movie in Shanghai. It's big: 6 halls and 1046 seats total. Facilities are great, with comfortable...
    Palace IMAX Cinema (IAPM)  Shanghai
  • Cathay Theatre

    870 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Maoming Lu

    淮海中路870号, 近茂名路

    5404 0415
    Old-school cinema built back in 1930 right on Huaihai Lu, then renovated in 2003. Screens are 3D and 4K. Nice staff, some English speakers. Ticket prices depend on time of day:...
    Cathay Theatre Shanghai
  • Grand Cinema (Da Guangming)

    216 Nanjing Xi Lu near Xizang Lu

    南京西路216号, 近西藏路

    6327 4260
    Huge, super old-school stand alone gem with lots of marble flooring and a grand staircase, built in 1928 by Hungarian architect Laszlo Hudec who designed a ton of famous...
    Grand Cinema (Da Guangming) Shanghai
  • Hengshan Cinema

    838 Hengshan Lu, near Tianping Lu

    衡山路838号, 近宛平路

    6437 7418
    Just across from Xujiahui park, this one has more of an independent cinema vibe. Built back in 1951, it doesn't feel corporate (despite being owned by SFC) and it's not in a...
    Hengshan Cinema Shanghai
  • Film Art Center

    160 Xinhua Lu, near Panyu Lu

    新华路160号, 近番禺路

    6280 4088
    The cinema for the Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF). This place has a '90s kinda vibe, with lots of marble flooring, massive screens, and old-school bathrooms....
    Film Art Center Shanghai
    IMAX Cinemas
  • Premiere Cinemas (Jing'an Kerry Center)

    4/F, North Block, Jing'an Kerry Center, 1515 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Tongren Lu

    静安嘉里中心北区4层, 南京西路1515号, 近铜仁路

    3100 6207
    Modern, clean, new (opened in 2015) cinema in the Jing'an Kerry Center. Comfy seats. Five screens and 726 seats total. No IMAX, which is sad. One of the salons is huge, then...
    Premiere Cinemas (Jing'an Kerry Center) Shanghai
    Jing'an District
  • Broadband International Cineplex

    6/F, 99 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Liulin Lu

    淮海中路99号大上海时代广场6楼, 近柳林路

    6391 0701
    Cheap modern cinema on the sixth floor of Times Square Plaza, with four halls and 714 seats. The best part about this place is that the gap between the seats is really big, so...
    Broadband International Cineplex Shanghai
  • Peace Cinema

    290 Xizang Zhong Lu, near Hankou Lu

    西藏中路290号, 近汉口路

    6361 2898
    Awkwardly designed but popular cinema, with a total of 1069 seats in six rooms. Very crowded, but they've got IMAX and Dolby and it's in People's Square so that's to be...
    Peace Cinema Shanghai
  • Palace Cinema (IFC)

    Shanghai IFC, LG1/F, 8 Shiji Da Dao, near Lujiazui Huan Lu

    世纪大道8号D座LG1楼, 近陆家嘴环路

    3126 7833
    Definitely a nice place to catch a flick in Lujiazui, the IFC branch of Palace is even nicer than the one in IAPM, as of 2016, anyway. However, unlike the IAPM branch, they...
    Palace Cinema (IFC) Shanghai
  • Xinguang Cinema

    586 Ningbo Lu, near Guangxi Bei Lu,

    宁波路586号, 近广西北路

    6351 5866
    Cute old cinema with local community vibes, built in 1930. Limited English language films. 380 seats, no VIP, no IMAX. They do a lot of Chinese-language live theater here. One...
    Xinguang Cinema Shanghai
  • SFC (Metro City)

    5F, 1111 Zhaojiabang Lu, near Tianyaoqiao Lu

    肇家浜路1111号5楼, 近天钥桥路

    6426 8181
    Xujiahui cinema with four theaters, the largest of which has 268 seats. All have stadium seating, massive screens and good surround sound. The seats are somewhat small, so a...
    SFC (Metro City) Shanghai
  • Shanghai Film Park

    4915 Beisong Gong Lu, near Yingcheng Lu

    北松公路4915号, 近影城路

    5760 1166
    The Shanghai Film Park, located in the Minhang District, is an amusement park that captures a piece of the First Golden Age of Chinese Cinema and faithfully recreates the...
    Shanghai Film Park Shanghai
    TV / Film / Video
  • UME International Cineplex

    5/F, South Block, Xintiandi, 123 Xingye Lu, near Madang Lu

    兴业路123号5楼, 近马当路

    6373 3333
    This cinema in a Xintiandi mall is where stars often come to walk the red carpet for Hollywood premieres. George Clooney was here in 2015. They show English and Chinese movies...
    UME International Cineplex Shanghai
  • SFC (Grand Gateway)

    6/F, Grand Gateway, 1 Hongqiao Lu, near Huashan Lu

    港汇广场6楼, 虹桥路1号, 近华山路

    6407 6622
    This SFC cinema in the Grand Gateway mall offers a mixed experience. On the one hand, they're the only cinema in Shanghai with IMAX 3D, 4K and 4D. Seating is stadium style and...
    SFC (Grand Gateway) Shanghai
  • Lyceum Theatre

    57 Maoming Nan Lu, near Changle Lu

    茂名南路57号, 近长乐路

    6217 8530
    Lyceum theater is just steeped in history. Built in the 1930s Shanghai boom days, it was once an amateur dramatics society. In more recent, calmer times Lyceum screens a...