Novo Cinemas

United Arab Emirates

With a rich legacy of cinema firsts, a passion for movies and a mission to entertain film fans everywhere, Novo Cinemas is proud to be the largest and most visited chain of theatres in the Middle East.


Novo cinemas journey began in 2000 under the Grand Cinemas brand. The launch of the flagship Grand Cineplex in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, would be the cornerstone of an entertainment chain that would soon extend across borders and introduce to the region such pioneering technologies as online booking, e-kiosks and the first cinema-dedicated mobile app, in addition to the UAE’s only IMAX screen.

iPhone app and Android apps

The first app of it's kind in the region, the Novo Cinemas mobile app gives you instant access to the Middle East's largest chain of cinemas.

Find Show times, movie ratings, cast and plot details. Watch quick-loading trailers. Purchase tickets in seconds. Browse upcoming slate of blockbusters. That's Novo great!

Mobile App Ticket Booking Process

Novo Cinemas Website

Novo Cinemas were looking for the best way to exploit the widespread smartphone base among cinema visitors to showcase their programs, and to make seat booking an easy and simple follow up.

App users can now instantly check film schedules, book seats and purchase tickets from their phone, allowing them to create an ad hoc great night out for themselves, or with family and friends.

Movie Ticket Booking Process

Novo Cinemas were looking for the best way to exploit the widespread smartphone base among cinema visitors to showcase their programs, and to make seat booking an easy and simple follow up.

App users can now instantly check film schedules, book seats and purchase tickets from their phone, allowing them to create an ad hoc great night out for themselves, or with family and friends.

Mobile App Ticket Booking Process

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