REEL Cinemas is a small cinema chain with only 2 locations, but it’s available in the world’s biggest mall—that allows it to corner over the most popularly visited spot in Dubai (and UAE). Also Try: Best Cinemas in Dubai (Ranked)
This piece covers REEL locations, DEALS, cinema equipment, experiences, and luxury amenities.
REEL Cinemas is a small but powerful cinema chain that offers many cinema experiences that cater to the wants and price needs of a diverse group of people in Dubai & other Emirates (UAE) as-well-as the millions of tourists that Dubai Mall receives.
REEL Cinemas is available in only Dubai at ultra-popular venues like Dubai Mall & Dubai Marina, and so REEL is easily accessible to movie-goers and tourists alike.
REEL Cinemas Locations
- Dubai Mall – Cinema (REEL)
- Location: Dubai Mall, Dubai
- Dubai Marina Mall – Cinema (REEL)
- Location: Marina Mall, Dubai
- Al Shaab Village – Cinema (OSCAR CINEMA)
- Location: Al Shaab Village, Abu Dhabi
REEL Cinemas outlets are certainly different in architecture and ambiance, but such differences are very subtle—the primary difference is just location.
REEL Cinemas offers a variety of movie experiences and everything from the food and seats to the lighting and cinema structure varies with the chosen cinema experience.
REEL Cinemas is a popular option for tourists in Dubai (& UAE) due to its location; REEL is primarily available in tourist-heavy spots.
REEL Cinemas’ Experiences
REEL Cinemas benefits from its location in Dubai’s top locations but the chain has refrained from arrogance and so has maintained a push to offer.
REEL maintains its positions in Dubai & (UAE) by offering a wide range of movie experiences that enthuse the masses. REEL excels at both quality and quantity in regard to cinema experiences.
REEL Cinemas offers 4 experiences and all of them come with superior light and sound quality.
Dolby Cinema – Cinema at its Best
REEL Cinemas has taken the Dolby frenzy to new limits by offering an all-Dolby immersive cinema experience. Dolby experiences at REEL in Dubai offer you the best in Dolby Atmos sound; the experience goes beyond surround sound as the cinema halls work in sync with the generously laden Dolby speakers, thereby creating a sound you can feel. Dolby Vision is used to produce the ultimate image quality possible and make your cinema viewing an event.
REEL 3D – Eye Candy Experience
REEL Cinemas’ 3D comes to Dubai with great seats, visual angles, & technology. REEL 3D In Dubai combines the luxury frills with the best in sound, image quality, and 3D visuals technology to delight even the pickiest movie enthusiast.
Platinum – REEL Luxury Cinema
REEL Cinemas’ Platinum experience brings one of the ultimate luxury cinema experiences in Dubai. The experience begins with a marble-laden private lounge for relaxing prior to the movie. Viewers enjoy the movie in a premium leather recliner along with private butler service to order anything from a gourmet menu.
REEL 4D – Feel the Cinema
REEL has brought to Dubai (& UAE) the MX4D Motion EFX Theatre; the most advanced 4D technology available presently. REEL 4D allows you to feel all the movie’s sudden moves, effects, and scents in sync with the action on screen with the aid of special EFX generators.
REEL Cinemas offers a range of movie experience to please the needs of a wide market with differing levels of price sensitivities. It’s not hard to find your fit at REEL.
REEL Cinemas’ Technology & Equipment
REEL Cinemas contain many cinema halls; this saves most visitors the disappointment faced when a show sells out. Despite the quantity available, REEL has not lowered its quality.
The locations are boosted with the highest quality of cinematic equipment possible.
REEL Cinemas in Dubai offers viewers Barco Escape, Dubai’s first 3-screen panoramic view theatre. The ultra-wide format allows viewers to enjoy movies in the most engulfing experience possible.
REEL Cinemas uses Barco laser projectors and is the Laser Cineplex in the world. REEL aims for the best in image quality and ensures it achieves its goals through generously investing in its laser projectors.
REEL Cinemas aims for the ultimate surround-sound experience. By using large numbers of Dolby speakers in halls designed to maximize sound quality, users receive the top-notch movie experience they want when heading out to REEL.
While seating doesn’t impact the movie, it’s a major aspect of the cinema experience. REEL’s seats are comfy, and if you opt for any premium experience offered by REEL, you’d be enjoying your movie in opulent leather recliners.
REEL Cinemas’ Luxury Amenities
Even though REEL Cinemas is primarily for the everyday cinema outing, it offers viewers the luxury amenities Dubai has spoiled its residents with in its deluxe experiences.
REEL Cinemas’ deluxe experiences offer luxury seating in Dubai and these make REEL a top contender for the best cinema seating in the Emirates. The seats are luxury leather recliners that offer just the perfect amount of comfortableness.
REEL Cinemas deluxe experiences in Dubai & other Emirates offers a gourmet menu, and food is delivered straight to your cinema seats via a personal butler. The menu offers an extensive amount of options ranging from appetizers to main courses.
Blankets & Pillows
REEL Cinemas has a mission to make the movie experience as enjoyable as possible, and that means viewer comfort must be a priority. REEL provides blankets & pillows to ensure viewers remain as comfortable as possible while they enjoy the screening.
REEL Cinemas offers viewers who partake in its deluxe options a private lounge that comes with marble-topped service counters.
REEL Cinemas' Food & Drink
REEL Cinemas has partnered up with prominent food & drink chains in Dubai to ramp up its dining options for all visitors.
All viewers can munch on some delicious pizza from Pizza Hut as they enjoy their favorite screening.
REEL has partnered up with Karak House to offer Dubai’s ever-popular favorite traditional drink: Karak Chai. Movie goers can sip on some hot Karak as they head to their movie.
Starbucks is extremely popular in Dubai and it’s not a surprise that REEL partnered up with the city’s leading coffee chain.
REEL offers Monkey Cookies’ gourmet cookies as a delicious snack that can be enjoyed before, during, or after a movie.
Holland House’s fresh, warm, and deliciously gooey pancakes are available in an assortment of flavors at REEL Cinemas.
REEL offers KAR Food’s uniquely colorful burgers as an entrée for all movie goers. KAR’s delicious flavors are a popular meal across Dubai.
Gelato Divino is a popular gelato chain and is available in many malls across Dubai. REEL offers the chain’s popular gelato in many flavors.
REEL Cinemas' Deals & Promotions
REEL offers amazing deals to make the cinema experience affordable to everyone as often as possible. Prepare for half-offs, buy-one get-ones, and even free movie tickets!
NBAD – 10 Dirham Weekday Tickets
Get movie tickets for only 10 dirhams on weekdays!
Get an astounding discount on movie tickets courtesy of NBAD. REEL Cinemas’ tickets are just 10 dirhams when you use an NBAD credit card at REEL locations across Dubai. The offer is valid on weekdays only.
BONUS: NBAD cards also offer 25% discount on snacks on weekdays.
NBAD – 20 Dirham Weekend Tickets
Get cheap weekend movie tickets: 20 dirhams!
NBAD customers can get movie tickets at REEL throughout the weekend for just 20 dirhams. REEL Cinemas’ tickets are just 20 dirhams when you use an NBAD credit card at REEL locations across Dubai.
BONUS: NBAD cards also offer 15% discount on snacks on weekends.
REEL Cinemas is perfect for the everyday movie-lovers across Dubai & other Emirates (UAE). This allows movie goers to enjoy a neighborhood cinema that offers world-class amenities.
REEL Cinemas tries to make the movie experience as variating as possible and makes an effort to make it affordable by offering amazing deals with the help of its many partners. The movie enthusiast can enjoy either a very affordable visit to REEL or can enjoy the magic of cinema with one of their deluxe experiences.
REEL is easily accessible as it is available in Dubai’s most popular locations: Dubai Mall & Dubai Marina. By offering various price levels for screenings from across the globe, REEL Cinemas is able to please a wide audience.