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Jio’s ‘First Day First Show’ plan: PVR Cinemas, INOX express trust in theatrical release windows

According to this plan, Premium Jio Fiber customers can watch movies at home on the same day they are released in theatres. This service will be launched in the middle of 2020. 

Aug 13, 2019, 21:57 PM IST

PVR brings cinema closer to differently abled people

Moreover, screens would have wheelchair-friendly seats.

Dec 03, 2018, 15:49 PM IST

Gurgaon Police files FIR against PVR Cinemas for cheating, forgery

The Gurgaon Police has registered an FIR against PVR Cinemas, and its promoters and directors on charges of cheating and forgery on the directions of the Gurgaon civil court.

Nov 24, 2017, 12:56 PM IST

PVR opens 7-screen multiplex in Vadodara

Spread across an area of 49,600 sq feet, the new multiplex is equipped with a seasonal capacity of 1,239 seats, he said.

Jul 14, 2015, 16:51 PM IST

PVR stock gives up early gains; ends nearly 4% down

Erasing all early gains, shares of multiplex operator PVR ended nearly 4 percent lower Wednesday, a day after it acquired real estate major DLF's DT Cinemas for Rs 500 crore.

Jun 10, 2015, 18:17 PM IST

PVR acquires DLF's 'DT Cinemas' for Rs 500 crore

In yet another consolidation in the multiplex business, PVR Ltd Tuesday acquired DLF's 'DT Cinemas' for Rs 500 crore on a slump sale basis.

Jun 09, 2015, 17:27 PM IST

PVR shares bounce back; settle in green

Erasing all its early losses, stock of multiplex operator PVR Monday ended with 1 percent gain on value-buying even as the company reported a consolidated net loss of Rs 36.35 crore for the quarter ended March 31.

Jun 01, 2015, 18:17 PM IST

DLF plans to sell DT Cinemas; in talks with some players

Realty major DLF plans to sell 'DT Cinemas' and is in talks with potential buyers including PVR Ltd, as part of its strategy to exit non-core businesses and cut huge debt of over Rs 20,000 crore.

May 20, 2015, 17:12 PM IST

PVR set to acquire Sathyam Cinemas for Rs 700-1000 cr: Report

In what could be the biggest deal in India's multiplex sector, PVR Group might be readying to buy Chennai-based SPI Cinemas, popularly known as Sathyam Cinemas, for about Rs 700-1000 crore.

Jan 12, 2015, 12:40 PM IST

Inox Leisure-Satyam Cineplexes deal gets no-objection from NSE

Under the deal, Mumbai-based exhibitor will acquire 100 percent equity share capital of Satyam from its promoters for a total consideration of Rs 182 crore.

Jan 06, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Treat for movie buffs with `Saver`s Day` at PVR

Saver`s Day, a new concept by cinema chain PVR Ltd., offers movie buffs a chance to enjoy films at low prices every Thursday.

Apr 11, 2013, 10:43 AM IST

PVR to invest Rs 150cr to open 75 new screens in next one year

Multiplex chain operator PVR plans to invest Rs 150 crore to open another 75 screens over the next one year in the country.

Feb 10, 2013, 13:42 PM IST

PVR acquires controlling stake in Cinemax India

Multiplex chain operator PVR on Tuesday said it has completed acquisition of a controlling stake in Cinemax India for Rs 395 crore.

Jan 08, 2013, 18:33 PM IST

PVR shares jump over 10% on Cinemax deal

Defying a weak opening, the stock made a smart comeback, gaining 9 percent to touch a 52-week high of Rs 278.60 on the BSE.

Nov 30, 2012, 11:35 AM IST

PVR to acquire up to 95.27% stake in Cinemax for Rs 543 cr

Multiplex chain operator Cinemax Thursday said its promoters will sell their entire stake of 69.27 percent in the company to PVR Ltd for Rs 394.98 crore.

Nov 29, 2012, 16:43 PM IST

PVR sells 10% stake to PE firm L Capital for Rs 108 cr

The two companies will also enter into joint ventures for investment in various in-mall entertainment, gaming, food and leisure formats.

Aug 01, 2012, 21:55 PM IST

PepsiCo, PVR extend partnership by 5 yrs

PepsiCo India and multiplex chain PVR Ltd Tuesday said they have extended their partnership by another five years for retailing of the products of the food and beverages major.

Apr 24, 2012, 15:45 PM IST

PVR to invest Rs 100 cr next fiscal on expansion

Film exhibitor and distributor PVR Ltd Tuesday said it will invest Rs 100 crore in the next fiscal to expand its movie screening network across India.
Film exhibitor and distributor PVR Ltd Tuesday said it will invest Rs 100 crore in the next fiscal to expand its movie screening network across India.

Oct 04, 2011, 16:24 PM IST

PVR to invest Rs 70-75 cr in 3 yrs for 'PVR BluO'

Multiplex operator PVR is looking to expand operations of its bowling alley arm, PVR BluO, across cities like Bangalore, Pune, Chennai and Mumbai with plans to invest about Rs 75 crore over the next three years.

Oct 02, 2011, 12:21 PM IST