Best IMAX Screen theatre in Mumbai

Find the complete detail of IMAX Screen size, IMAX Movies and IMAX experience at 6 IMAX Cinema theatres in Mumbai near R-City Mall (Ghatkopar), Carnival Cinemas (Wadala), PVR Phoenix (Lower Parel), IMAX Inorbit Mall (Malad West) and IMAX-Cinépolis multiplex at seawoods grand central mall (Navi Mumbai) and Vivana Mall (Thane).

IMAX screen movie watching experience is gaining traction in India as more and more blockbuster IMAX movies are releasing every year. The unique IMAX aspect ratio of 1.43:1 is becoming both an audience favorite and a gold standard, especially for those VFX Heavy movies.

IMAX is a high-resolution screen display of seventy mm film format with Perfectly tuned sound. IMAX Screen theatres creates a whole new level of majestic film atmosphere with Laser-aligned audio placement and Dual Projection for Unparalleled brightness and brilliant clarity.

Upcoming IMAX Release in Mumbai, India

IMAX MoviesRelease Date
One Piece Film: Red7 October 2022
Black Adam20 October 2022 (Booking Open)
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever11 November 2022
Disney’s Strange World25 November 2022
Avatar: The Way of Water16 December 2022
Adipurush12 January 2023
Pathaan25 January 2023
Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania17 February 2023
Oppenheimer21 July 2023

In Mumbai, there are 4 IMAX Screen showcasing movies in all it’s full glory Plus two other IMAX screens (One in Navi Mumbai and other in Thane). Stadium seating, which is a must for an immersive IMAX experience is available at all six of these best Cinema locations in Mumbai.

INOX R-City Mall Ghatkoper & IMAX
3rd Floor, R City Mall, LBS MARG,
Ghatkoper West, Mumbai 400086
16.7 × 9.2 meters
Carnival IMAX Wadala
Bhakti Park, Anik Wadala Link Road,
Mumbai, Maharashtra 400037
21.2 × 11.8 meters
PVR Phoenix IMAX
462 Senapati Bapat Marg.,
Mumbai, India 400013
18.1 × 9.4 meters
INOX Inorbit Mall & IMAX
New Link Road, Mindspace,
Malad West , Mumbai 400064
16.7 × 9.2 meters
Cinepolis Seawoods Grand Central Mall & IMAX
Seawoods Station Rd, Seawoods West,
Nerul East, Sector 40, Nerul, Navi Mumbai 400776
17.3 × 9.6 meters
Cinépolis Vivana Mall & IMAX
Eastern Express Highway –
Next to Jupiter Hospital, Thane 400606
17.3 × 9.6 meters

1. INOX R-City Mall Ghatkoper & IMAX

Located on the 3rd Floor of R city Mall, The IMAX Screen in INOX Cinema is one of the most Luxurious theatre in the city of Mumbai. The Mall is centrally located and considered as a great hangout with friends and family.

Based on personal experience, this Inox theatre in Ghatkopar West, Mumbai is extremely well maintained with beautiful interior and exterior décor. It has 8 screens in total. Screen 1 is called Lazer & IMAX is Screen number 5, which is the INOX LASER screen with laser projection.

Inox has 3 types of cinema experiences: Insignia, Atmos and the regular. Though the cost per movie is pretty high here as compared to other cinemas, the movie experience is exceptional. Insignia for example, has a limited sitting with plush recliner and five star luxury experience (you can order food during the film and even ask for blankets if you feel cold).

Some of the amenities worth mentioning at this place are its amazing staff hospitality, Smash gaming zone (an area where you can play video games while waiting for your show) and excellent Cleanliness. The amazing variety of food is also a plus, though it is quite expensive.

IMAX screen in this theatre is huge and the Sound & Picture quality is really good. The screen size at INOX IMAX R City is 16.7 × 9.2 meters and viewer can cherish the difference between a 3D & an IMAX movie. Movie goers can always book a weekday show when the prices are little dropped as weekend ticket prices here are too high as compared to other cinemas in Mumbai.

2. Carnival IMAX Wadala

Carnival Cinemas IMAX in Wadala is the biggest IMAX theatre in Mumbai in terms of Screen size. IMAX screen size here at Carnival Cinemas is 21.2 × 11.8 meters, which is around 20% bigger than all other IMAX screens in Mumbai. (FYI: The PRASADS IMAX screen in Hyderabad is the largest IMAX 3D screen in India, with 72-foot high & 95-foot wide screen i.e. 21.94 × 28.95 meters)

The IMAX experience at this theatre is superb with good audio and visual quality. Though 3D video quality is sometimes reported to be not as sharp by some movie-goers but it might be nit-picking as the IMAX screen received exceptional ratings.

The Cinema is near to Bhakti Park Mono Rail Station (800m-10min walk) but one might need his personal vehicle to reach or have to hire taxi since there’s little to no options for public transport. Early morning shows are discounted and are a great deals for much awaited IMAX releases.

The Cinema Hall is a grand 3 storey theatre with 5 Screens. Ground floor Includes Cafe Coffee Day, Mini Clothes Store, Pool Area and In-House Restaurant. First Floors Includes 1-4 Screens (1 & 2: regular screen, 3 & 4: Normal 3D) and Food Court. The huge IMAX Screen use theatre space from Ground to 2nd floor.

Seats are well cushioned for middle and lower section while audience can experience premium quality seating for the top row. The 5th – IMAX Screen has stadium seating with surround sound, which let you experience every bass and treble. For best experience though, try to get the seats in the Middle.

3. PVR Phoenix IMAX, Lower Parel

This amazing Theatre is situated at First Floor, High Street Pheonix Mall, Phoenix Palladium, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai – 400013. It’s a Three Floor Multiplex Theatre with 6 Screens and IMAX. Screen number 1-4 are Situated at First Floor and screen 5, 6 & IMAX is situated at 3rd Floor.

PVR ICON: Phoenix Palladium offers a luxurious cinematic experience for movie buffs. From golden interior décor, dazzling chandeliers, to stadium seating & full recliners, make this IMAX Screen, one of the most enthralling places to watch a movie in Mumbai. They also have lounger seats available in the first row.

The IMAX screen size at PVR ICON, Lower Parel is 18.1 × 9.4 meters, offering IMAX with laser (LASER with Dual 4K projection) and 12 channel surround sound for a riveting movie experience. Apart from that, the cinema houses very huge food counters and offers extremely clean amenities as well as superb hospitality by cinema staff.

4. INOX Inorbit Mall & IMAX

Inox Movie Theatre in Inorbit Mall, Malad West is known for its jaw dropping cinema experience, especially for watching movies in MX4D. It is the first ever 4D screen in India which engrosses film fanatics with a truly immersive atmosphere.

That being said, the IMAX Screen at this multiplex is par to none, with an IMAX Screen size of 16.7 × 9.2 meters (approx.). The technical quality of the IMAX projection system and the sound reproduction is top notch. IMAX screen resolution is great and high-quality sound makes you feel closer to the action on the screen.

The Megaplex is an 11-screen theatre, built over 60,000 square feet. INOX offer six movie viewing formats viz. INSIGNIA (INOX’s 7-star luxury experience), Kiddles (a unique format for kids), ScreenX (offering a 270-degree immersive viewing experience by using the side-walls of the auditorium in combination with the main screen), MX4D, IMAX 3D (with a 40% larger image, a dual projection system and high quality 3D) and Samsung Onyx LED screen.

The extremely premium Insignia at INOX must be experienced at least once by every Mumbaikar, where they pamper you with world class service. The lobby is grand and lavishly decorated with a plethora of food and cuisine options to choose from.

5. Cinepolis Seawoods Grand Central Mall & IMAX

Located in Cinépolis at Seawoods Grand Central Mall, this IMAX Screen offers the brand’s majestic experience for film enthusiasts in Navi Mumbai. It has 11 screens (IMAX and 4DX screens along with the normal screen) with in-house café. The multiplex itself is conveniently located just 100 m away from “Seawoods – Darave – Nerul Rly AC Substation”.

The IMAX screen size here was around the same as Cinépolis IMAX in Thane with Best sound quality (Dolby) and best screen ratio on the curved screen.

Service standards by theatre staff is beyond expectations and the multiplex has Bright screens, excellent audio system and extremely clean surfaces and restrooms. The seating’s were really comfortable, well-spaced and well-maintained.

6. Cinépolis Vivana Mall & IMAX

IMAX Screen size at Cinépolis Vivana Mall is 17.3 × 9.6 meters, offering an audio visual treat of true IMAX 3D experience. Noise proofing is good despite multiple screens. Cinema auditorium ambience is great with spacious seating arrangement.

Located on Service Road, Laxmi Nagar, Thane West, Mumbai, Maharashtra, the Theatre offers a great cinema experience with vivid, accurate and detailed picture and audio quality. The IMAX Quality is very good and a perfect getaway for movie lovers of Thane neighborhood.

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