As soon as it gets colder and the rainy days start, going to de cinema is the perfect plan! For some people, it actually became a ritual of every week. You can either go with your couple for a romantic movie night or also with friends and family to enjoy a good time. Usually people go to the cinema if the weather is not great but in Barcelona there are also outdoor cinemas options for the summer night.
You especially like to watch movies in the original version? No problem! There are many cinemas which only show the movies in original version. Going to the movies makes you relax and also helps you to learn about different topics, stories, actors, or general culture! In this blog we will show you the best cinemas in Barcelona!!
Verdi is an absolute classic of the Barcelona cinemas, located in the neighborhood of Gracia. It maintains a specific program of independent and author cinema. They combine premieres and independent films and the best thing is they are all in ORIGINAL VERSION only. The location of this cinema is fantastic because it’s in a pedestrian street with lots of restaurants and bars around so you can meet up either before or after the movie. The cinema day is on Mondays, where you can enjoy the movies for only 4,90 Euros/person.
Location: C/ Verdi, 32
Renoir Cinema is one of the most famous in Barcelona. It has been there for many years and people love it especially for the original versions. You can find the latest movies but also many classic ones. Make sure to come by on Thursdays, when it is movie night for 5 Euros/person. The location of this cinema is great, right in Sant Antoni and close to many cool bars and restaurants to meet up with friends.
Location: C/ Floridablanca, 135
For many, it´s one of the best cinemas in Barcelona. It used to be where the Naples cinema was located. It has a cinema style of the old times, with a curtain and a waiting room in red and gold colours, it also has old posters and lights that make people feel like they are in the past. It is one of the rooms with the best quality and sound. Going to see a movie in this cinema is so much fun and feels like traveling back in time!
Location: C/Sant Antoni Maria Claret, 168
It’s the opportunity to see that movie that you missed. This cinema deals with re-releases of films in the original version subtitled in Catalan and also children’s films dubbed in Catalan. They also offer thematic marathons, sessions with presentation and recovery of film classics. In addition, it is the perfect opportunity to practice Catalan!
Location: Carrer de Bailèn, 205.
Definitely of the best activities to do during the summer! It is an open-air cinema in the Montjuïc Castle of Barcelona. A giant screen is placed and the people sit on the grass to enjoy the night and the movie. Many of them carry chairs and others make a picnic with food and beers! A selection of classics of all times, recent films, author films and musical cinema is presented. Before each movie a different live music is presented. It is the opportunity to enjoy a good cinema in its original version under the stars of Barcelona.
Location: Castell de Montjuïc, Barcelona