24 November 2017 | Top

Those 10 movie theaters in Paris will enlighten you during your visit

Le Grand Rex

The Grand Rex opened its doors in the 1930s and is still a symbol of French cultural influence nowadays. It’s the biggest cinema in Europe with 2800 seats… For more information about this place, read our article !

Language: a few films are proposed in original version, yet most of them are in French, sorry!

Address: 1, boulevard Poissonière

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This is a picture of the exterior of the interior of le grand rex in Paris.

Cinéma Plein Air - La Vilette

The meeting point of all Parisians during summer. Without any entrance fee, go and enjoy classical movies from Hitchcock to Miyazaki, and from Eisenstein to Kubrick.

Language: Original version, with subtitles in French


Filmothèque Quartier Latin

La Filmothèque is located in the 5th neighborhood, and may have the most various offer of film. It is mostly Arthouse cinema and classical films. You may come across Sorbonne students, artists and tourists as well.

Language: original version, subtitles in French

Address: 9, rue Champollion 

MK2 Bibliothèque

MK2 Bibliothèqueis a great cinema for it is nearby the BibliothèqueNationale de France, and has a diverse offer, from blockbustersFrench films. Plus, it’s only 4.90€ if you are European under 26 years old. 🙂

Language: Original version, subtitles in French

Address: 128-162 Avenue de France. 

La Géode - La Vilette

La Géode is an unique place in Paris. You can watch a documentary facing a 180° screen, with 3D glasses and high-quality sound. More than cinema, it is an experience.

Language: check their website


Cinémathèque Française

La Cinémathèque is basically the temple for cinema lovers in Paris. Cinema, exhibitions, bookshops, conferences, you can have whatever you want 🙂

Language: original versions, subtitles in French

Address: 51, rue de Bercy

La Péniche cinéma

Well, it’s the right place to enjoy short-films projections or cinema festivals in an unusual setting,

Language: original language, French subtitles

Address59 Boulevard Macdonald

Le Brady

Le Brady is a small movie theatre specialized in Arthouse films, right in the centre of Paris. Very welcoming, and original programs.

Language: original versions, French subtitles.


Le Louxor

This very famous cinema with an Egyptian-inspired decoration offers Arthouse cinema, films for kids, and exhibitions.

Language: original versions

Address170 Boulevard de Magenta

Pathé Beaugrenelle

A brand new movie theatre proposing mainstream films, very familial and welcoming, in the middle of the Beaugrenelle shopping mall.

Language: original version for international films