Universal Cinemas: Inside The Biggest Multiplex In Pakistan

For many of us, movies are an integral part of our lives. They also serve as the fuel of the entertainment business. In every business, there are viable platforms. For movies, that platform is served by cinemas, which go a long way in ensuring that the authentic feeling of consuming a movie is left intact.

No matter where ever you go, cinemas are a huge part of our cultural life. Keeping this in mind, Universal Cinemas is the newest entrant in Pakistan that offer local movie goers an experience that is unmatched.

A venture of Nishat Chunian Group, Universal Cinemas are currently operating in Lahore and Multan. Universal Cinemas is the biggest multiplex in Pakistan housing the largest screens in the country.

Located inside Emporium Mall, The Lahore multiplex comprises of 9 screens for movie viewing and has a total seating capacity of over 1800 people. On the other hand, the Multan multiplex has 2 screens.

The multiplex takes the edge in offering quality, comfort and viewing experience. 2 screens in Universal Cinemas Lahore are the largest Screens in Pakistan, 73”. Moreover, Universal Cinema also offers latest technology in sound, Dolby Atmos, to enhance the cinema experience for the viewers.

Another great feature of this multiplex is that it offers perfect viewing angles. So no matter which seat you get in the cinema hall, your viewing angle will always be perfect and uninterrupted.

Univeral Cinemas offer 2 types of seating options to the viewers:

  • Regular Seats
  • Premium Seats.

Regular seats have a high back design and comfortable cushioning. On the other hand, the Premium seats have a wide back design, are recliners and have premium cushioning. The seats are adjacent and offer great neck and back support, which adds to the comfort level at Universal Cinemas.

The cinema infrastructure is newly built and offers all the facilities such as the waiting area, restrooms and refreshment center.

The Box Office is an information desk where customers can check the movies listing and register their tickets with ease.

All the movie lovers can enjoy the latest Hollywood and Bollywood movies from 12PM to 11PM. The movies listing can be viewed from here.


Universal Cinemas Lahore

Nishat Emporium Mall,
Abdul Haque Rd,
Lahore, Pakistan

Universal Cinemas Multan
The Grand Mall,
Noor Blvd
Multan, Pakistan

To check out more about movies and Universal Cinemas, check out their Facebook page or visit www.universalcinemas.com

  • Ginkgo biloba

    Where’s the annoying orange?

    • Yasir Mahmood

      Isn’t it Depreciated ?
      Or you need to Drink some Ginko Syrup to refresh your memory :p

  • Karachi Ko Bhool Gaye :

    • Hashmat Rai

      karachi ko zroort nhe hai apny pas aur b boht hain

    • Zafar Abbas Rizvi

      As per vision 2020 Cinepax will have 150 screen nationwide till 2020

      35 in Karachi, 33 in Lahore, 12 in Islamabad, 5 in Rawalpindi, 5 in Hyderabad, 17 in Faisalabad, 7 in Multan, 6 in Sialkot, 6 in Gujranwala, 2 in Gujrat, 1 in Marree, 1 in Rasalpur, 4 in Bahawalpur, 4 in Wah Cantt, 2 in Jehlam, 4 in Peshawer and 4 in Quetta

      Screens will be Platinum, Gold and Silver class with 3D and 4DX technology.


    • Rondo

      Tum logo ki ronay ki adat nai jani. Har chez ma karachi ko la k rona start

      • Mrtrm

        Pooray mulk kay aik aik shehr, gaaon, kisi bhi konay say loug nikal kay Karachi hi aarahay hain ya maujood hain Karachi may. Kyun aatay hain yahan sab ko kya parri hai? bohat acha hai kya Karachi? ya to raho jahan hotay ho ya badnaam karna chordo karachi ko,

    • Khalid Yaldram

      Karachi walo ko deewar sa lagya ja raha ha yeh sab punjbio ki waja sa ha .. Altaf bai

    • Imam Bux

      Abhi to shuruaat hai, aage dekhiye hota hai kiya… Jab Sindh k leaders hi Sindh ko bhool gaye hain to auron p kiya gila!

      • Parha Likha Pakistan Now Changed Parha Likha Punjab !

  • Najam Irshad

    And here in Abbottabad, we don’t even have a single cinema!

    • Don’t worry Online Movies Hai Na !

    • Muhammed Ovais Alam

      Acha hai bhai. Movies dekhna konsa acha kaam hai :)

  • You should at least post a list of 3D Cinemas in Pakistan

  • Taha Najam

    What’s with the shocking pink/purple theme?

    Also no Karachi? DOA

  • Ahmer Ali

    Will Universal Cinema open their branch in Karachi also ?

  • Tam Oor

    No offense but I felt like reading a school boy’s essay, in the beginning, on “Cinema”. LOL :P

    • Mushtaq

      Bhai online publishers ko SEO ka bhi khayal karna parta hai articles likhte waqt :)

  • Mushtaq

    Whatever the abstract art decoration they have, you can bet that a small pack of popcorns will still cost more than Rs. 400 each.

    Hum ghareeb apne Popcorntime .sh kesath hi khush hain :)

  • Universal Cinemas still don’t compare to the quality of Cine Star’s IMAX screen. That’s still the best option in Lahore at least.

  • Yasir habib

    Imax is still the beat cinema in Pakistan i have been to universal cinema emporium there screen is alot smaller then imax

    • Yasir habib


  • ahmadnowaz

    IMAX Lahore tops the quality and standard.

    • Snazi

      Yes, other than discourteous staff and lighter thieves at the entrance.