In addition to its outstanding facilities, Rahmania Mall in Sharjah has announced the opening of Cinemacity complex for the public.
The new facility is in partnership with Xclusive Cinemas, which specialises in cinema management to enhance integrated shopping and entertainment services for residents and visitors of Sharjah and to provide an enjoyable cinematic experience for movie lovers and fans of new shows.
Five luxurious film screens
The new cinema includes five screens with a total capacity of 358 visitors, and it is segregated into different categories, including standard seats and premium leather seats for VIPs. The screens boast the highest standards of sound and image quality, creating an exciting entertainment atmosphere for viewers to enjoy in the company of friends and family of all ages and nationalities.
The upper rows include regular and premium leather seats allocated for VIPs. Each premium seat is equipped with a lamp, and guests can choose from a menu while they enjoy watching the films.
Full international menu
To enhance the cinematic experience, cinema visitors will enjoy a full and luxurious international menu inside the theatres, with a wide choice of hot and cold drinks, snacks and flavoursome foods that cater to all tastes.
The cinema halls are located directly near entrance C of Rahmania Mall, allowing visitors to park their vehicles in the designated parking lots near the entrance and enjoy quick access to the cinema. Visitors can also leave their vehicles for inspection and registration at “Tasjeel” center, located at entrance C basement, while they enjoy watching a movie.
Combining culture and art
Abdullah Al Huraimel, Executive Director of New Enterprises at Sharjah Coop, said: “The opening of Cinemacity in Rahmania Mall, which is managed by Sharjah Coop, is an important addition to the list of brands that the mall has succeeded in attracting and supports the vision and aspirations of the mall.
“Opened in March 2021 and at a construction cost of AED 400 million, the mall was the first community, marketing, and entertainment destination for the residents of the Rahmaniyah Suburb and surrounding areas. Rahmania Mall’s facilities include shops, restaurants, and services to meet the needs of all visitors and shoppers.
“The area extends over 58,000 square meters and occupies a strategic location in the heart of the Kshisha district, just 10 minutes from Sharjah Airport.”
Exciting visual and audio experience
Al Huraimel stressed that the cinema sector enjoys a tremendous interest in the United Arab Emirates, with a wide variety of cinemas across all emirates.
He said cinema entertainment combines culture and art and provides film lovers with an engaging visual and audio experience to enjoy movies on huge screens with advanced technologies.
He pointed out that the cinema will draw visitors to Rahmania Mall as it provides an exceptional experience to watch the latest international cinema shows from genres such as drama, horror, romance, historical and war films, adventures, science fiction, among others.
Films will be presented in different languages and according to age groups, and visitors can purchase tickets online or directly at the entrance to the cinemas.
Integrated entertainment experience
For his part, Hammad Atassi, CEO of Xclusive Cinemas, said: “Thanks to this new partnership with Rahmania Mall, which is a successful and pioneering model for shopping and entertainment malls in the Emirate of Sharjah, we will work together to provide an integrated entertainment experience for all.
“We look forward to showcasing the latest movies and releases in an exciting atmosphere, offering movie lovers a wide choice of food and drinks. At the same time, they can experience their favourite films through the latest visual and audio technologies.”
Highest environmental standards
Rahmania Mall is designed according to the highest internationally approved environmental standards. It comprises more than 50 retail stores and outlets, including family entertainment destinations, health and beauty centres, pharmacies, fitness centres, jewellery stores, and clothing and accessories outlets. It also offers famous brands alongside the best prestigious local and international restaurants, exchange shops, and spaces for children’s activities and games. The mall is well known for organising various dazzling shows, national and social events, and seasonal festivals for several government agencies, private sector companies, and individuals. The mall also allocates places to provide distinguished services to community members. Rahmania Mall offers around 1,000 car parking spaces, with 400 indoors for convenience.