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Multiplex Cinema Limited was formed in 1982 to provide local audience with the best movie-going experience. MCL currently manages 9 prime cinema sites in Hong Kong – 
3 on the Island side: Grand Windsor Cinema in Causeway Bay, MCL South Horizons Cinema in Ap Lei Chau and Grand Kornhill Cinema in Kornhill Plaza, Tai Koo; 4 on the Kowloon Peninsula: Festival Grand Cinema in Kowloon Tong, MCL Telford Cinema in Kowloon Bay, MCL Metro City Cinema and STAR Cinema in Tseung Kwan O as well as one in the New Territories, MCL Green Code Cinema - Fanling. In addition to The Grand Cinema at Elements at the MTR Kowloon Station (under a partnership with the Shaw Group), MCL has altogether 9 cinemas and 53 screens in Hong Kong. In mainland China, MCL operates 2 cinemas “MCL Cinema City” with 10 screens in Shenzhen and is also managing 2 cinemas under the brand name “May Flower Cinema City” in Guangzhou and Zhongshan, both in the Guangdong Province.

Apart from movie exhibition, MCL is also actively bringing alternative entertainment programs to the market for the enjoyment of audience. In the past few years, different live broadcasting events have been brought to Hong Kong, including “AKB48 Request Hour Set List 100 Best 2011, “L’Arc~en~Ciel 20th Anniversary Live Concert”, “Hatsune Miku Live in Sapporo”, “Wimbledon Tennis Tournament”, “Beast Christmas Live” and “Exile Tribe Live Tour 2012 Live Broadcast” for pop music and sports fans. In addition, MCL also exhibited a series of recorded live programs ranging from opera and classical ballet performances from the Metropolitan Opera House and the Royal Opera House to a series of concerts such as “3D Ayumi Hamasaki Rock n Roll Circus Tour Final – 7 Days Special:, “Luna Sea 3D in Los Angeles”, “Super Show 3 Super Junior 3D” and “2012 INFINITE Concert Movie 3D” These live events and recorded live programs were very successful and well received by a wide range of audience.




Hong Kong

FESTIVAL GRAND CINEMA

FESTIVAL GRAND CINEMA, is currently the flagship cinema of MCL, the design displays an Avant-Garde style which is grand yet stunningly unique, combining new and innovative designs with practical design thinking to bring liveliness and trendiness. FESTIVAL GRAND CINEMA includes a total of 7 houses and 1 VIP suite which aim to provide audience with the most exclusive visual and audio experience. All 7 houses are equipped with a total of 1,196 theater seating style seats, along with high quality audio and visual equipment including 4K Projection System, 3D Digital Projection System and Dolby’s 7.1 Digital Surround Sound System. The biggest house is finely equipped with Dolby® Atmos™ Surround Sound Technology, providing audience the experience of total movie immersion with its dynamic surround sound effect. FESTIVAL GRAND CINEMA’s suite, with 18 luxurious wide seats, is installed with the newly introduced “Boothless Technology” systems and professional Hi-Fi grade speakers by Bowers & Wilkins. Along with the high resolution and clarity displayed from the projection system providing movie enthusiasts and audiophiles the experience of viewing as if in a luxurious and comfortable home theatre.




GRAND KORNHILL CINEMA


Located at the top of Taikoo MTR Station, Grand Kornhill Cinema has 5 houses offering audience a wide range of movie selection including 3D releases. A family oriented cinema, it offers screenings which are suitable for office executives, students and family audiences who live in  the neighborhood area. The cinema can be easily accessed by all types of public transport and free car parking promotion is available at the same time, making it one of the most frequently visited cinemas in the Eastern district on the Hong Kong island.



GRAND WINDSOR


In late September 2015, MCL added a new member to the Hong Kong operations. Situated at The Windsor House of Causeway Bay, GRAND WINDSOR CINEMA has 3 houses and is in walking distance from MCL JP CINEMA, giving MCL a stronger position in this busiest area on the Hong Kong Island.



STAR CINEMA


STAR CINEMA is located at the shopping mall “PopCorn” at Tseung Kwan O MTR Station. Many new architectural features are added along with its unique design. One of the design highlights of STAR CINEMA is the “Vortex” found at the foyer ceiling. Through the application of materials with different colors and textures, the ceiling creates an elusive ambiance where audience would feel as if they are traveling from one space in time to another. There are altogether 6 houses with a total number of 622 seats. All houses are equipped with the state-of-art “Infrasonic Sound System”. Some of them are connected to the Dolby 5.1 or 7.1 audio set up and with the support of a specially-designed seat, audience can actually feel the vibrations when watching the movie as if they were in the real scene. Other unique features of STAR CINEMA include the QR code ticket admission service and a flexible queuing system. It is the first time these features are being used in a cinema operation for better customer service and convenience.




MCL METRO CITY CINEMA


Expanding over an area of 45,000 square feet, the 7 cinema houses features the latest audio visual technology, including the most advanced 3D capabilities, providing audience with a dynamic viewing experience. The design is bold and contemporary, with refreshing hues of green and pink as well as a unique spiral staircase that connects the shopping mall with the cinema lobby, marking this as the newest entertainment hub in East Kowloon with its individuality. 

MCL Tsui Wah Restaurant brings a wide range of all-time local Hong Kong favorites to its movie-going audience. It is the first joint-partnership between MCL and Tsui Wah Restaurant group and it has been well-received by the public since its opening.



MCL TELFORD CINEMA


Located at the heart of Kowloon Bay, MCL TELFORD CINEMA opened its doors on August 2008 and has a total of 6 houses. The innovative concept of mixing red, blue and green crystal stones gives the premise a sense of excitement and dazzle. MCL TELFORD CINEMA has won itself three prestigious design awards – Gold Award in The Ring, iC@ward International Interior Design 2009 (Commercial Category), the International Architecture Award 2009 organized by The Chicago Athenaeum, USA and the Gold Award in the 17th Asia Pacific Interior Design Awards (Club & Entertainment Space Category). For the first time in Hong Kong cinema history, MCL TELFORD CINEMA received three important architectural and design recognitions all at the same time, making it the most successfully designed cinematic architecture in Hong Kong. In addition, each cinema house is designed to include spacious leg room and is equipped with the latest audio-visual equipment and 3D digital projectors.


MCL SOUTH HORIZONS


Opened in March 2016, MCL TELFORD CINEMA is located at Ap Lei Chau. Adopting a “Booth-less Projection” design to reduce the required floor area for the cinema premises, MCL SOUTH HORIZONS is the first cinema in Hong Kong that sets a precedent for future cinema development. There are 3 houses with a total of 555 seats that adopts the design of theatre stairs, implementing an unimpaired sightline along with spacious leg room, providing audience with comfortable seating. Each house is equipped with the latest 3-D digital projection system and Dolby 7.1 surround-sound audio setup to provide audience with diversified and high quality audio-visual enjoyment.



MCL GREEN CODE CINEMA

MCL Green Code Cinema is the first MCL Cinema opened in the North District setting to bring the neighborhood an easily accessible and genuinely satisfying movie experience. All houses in the MCL Green Code Cinema are equipped with the “Boothless Technology” systems, breaking through the traditional cinema setting while maximizing the use of space. A total of 3 houses and 273 seats in stadium seating setting which allows audience an unimpaired sightline, the cinema has installed 2D and 3D digital projection system and Dolby 7.1 surround-sound audio setup to provide a maximum quality audio-visual enjoyment. Moreover, customers can book their tickets simply using kiosks in cinema lobby, through MCL website or mobile app and QR code admission thus saving a lot of queuing time.



THE GRAND CINEMA

Located at Elements above the MTR Kowloon Station, THE GRAND CINEMA features 12 world-class houses with a seating capacity of 1,600 and is installed with the state-of-the-art “Infrasonic Sound System”. which provides audience a total movie experience of vision, sound and senses. Recently, the cinema has also installed the powerful “Dolby Atmos” sound system in one of the houses and has become the first cinema in HK to introduce this new feature in the exhibition market. At The Grand, audience can enjoy a total entertainment experience with special features like Cafe, Restaurant, Exhibition Gallery and Souvenir Shop.


Mainland China

MCL CINEMA CITY (Shekou, Shenzhen)

MCL has been actively seeking to expand its business locally and into mainland China. In August 2006, it opened its first cinema, MCL CINEMA CITY in Shekou, Shenzhen. It is the first cinema in mainland China that is wholly owned by a Hong Kong company under the terms of CEPA II, the economic cooperation agreement between Hong Kong and mainland China.

There are five screens at MCL CINEMA CITY, including one multi-purpose deluxe VIP house with its own separate lounge. It has a total of 629 seats with wide leg room in stadium seating. The cinema is equipped with EX, a digital surround sound system and the most advanced projectors imported from the U.S. It is also equipped with high-resolution digital projectors so that movie-goers get the best visual and sound quality. In February 2007, MCL CINEMA CITY was certified a "Five Stars Cinema Complex" by The State Administration of Radio, Film & Television. The new MCL CINEMA CITY has attracted many visitors and is seen as the most popular entertainment destination in the district.


MCL CINEMA CITY (Luohu, Shenzhen)


Riding on the success of the first MCL CINEMA CITY in Shekou, Shenzhen, the second MCL CINEMA CITY was opened in Luohu, Shenzhen in April 2010. The Luohu MCL CINEMA CITY, comprised of 5 houses and 530 seats, is located at Vi City, one of the most trendy and fashionable shopping malls in Shenzhen. The Cinema is designed by a very famous architect from Hong Kong and is equipped with the most advanced audio and visual equipments from abroad which can bring audiences the best movies-going experience and cinematic enjoyment.