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Cathay, 55 years of cinema

Lim, Kay Tong.

Cathay, 55 years of cinema

by Lim, Kay Tong.

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Published by Published by Landmark Books Pte. Ltd. for Meileen Choo in [Singapore] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cathay (Organization) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCathay, fifty-five years of cinema.
    StatementLim Kay Tong.
    ContributionsYiu, Tiong Chai.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1999.C34 L56 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1067191M
    ISBN 109813002425
    LC Control Number93940008
    OCLC/WorldCa30033062

    Cathay, name by which North China was known in medieval Europe. The word is derived from Khitay (or Khitan), the name of a seminomadic people who left southeastern Mongolia in the 10th century ce to conquer part of Manchuria and northern China, which they held for about years. By the time of. Cathay Cineplexes. , likes talking about this 25, were here. Cathay Cineplexes offers movie-goers an unrivalled movie experience complete with state-of-the-art projection technology.

      Cathay Cineplexes offers movie-goers an unrivalled movie experience complete with state-of-the-art projection technology and everybody’s favourite Cathay . The Cathay Organisation opened its first cinema in Singapore on Orchard Road in at the beautiful Art Deco building The Cathay, which was at that time Singapore's first skyscraper and first air-conditionned cinema. Today known as Cathay Cineplexes Pte Ltd it, the company delivers seemless cinematic experience in Malaysia and in 7.

    The cheapest standard tickets are always on weekdays*, going for $ at WE Cinemas – but this may not be the most convenient unless you live in the West as they only have 1 outlet at Clementi. Golden Village, Shaw, and Filmgarde ’s are $9, while the priciest is Cathay at $ Cathay Cineleisure Platinum Cinema Showtimes Levels 4, 5 and 6, Cineleisure Orchard, 8 Grange Road, Singapore Cathay Cineleisure Orchard Platinum Movie Suites is located in Cathay Cineleisure Orchard at 8 Grange Rd. Cathay Cineleisure Orchard Platinum Movie Suites is Cathay Cineplexes? most luxurious cinematic destination.


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Cathay Cineplexes offers movie-goers an unrivalled movie experience complete with state-of-the-art projection technology and everybody's favourite Cathay caramel popcorn. Cathay Building, located at the foot of Mount Sophia in the Dhoby Ghaut area, was once the tallest building in Singapore.

It used to house the Cathay cinema, Cathay Hotel and Cathay Restaurant. The cinema was opened in in the front building, while the main tower behind was completed in In the early years of World War II, Cathay Building housed the offices of the Malayan Broadcasting.

Cathay Organisation is a leisure and entertainment group with businesses in film exhibition and distribution as well as cinema, hotel and leisure centre management.

Cathay is also involved in property management, and advertising and event organisation. Founded by the Loke family inthe group’s traditional business was in film distribution, exhibition and production, with Cathay studios.

Formed inCathay-Keris Studio was one of two key film producers (the other being Shaw Brothers) during the peak of filmmaking in Singapore in the s and s. The studio produced many black-and-white Malay films, and later also had co-productions with French and Hong Kong filmmakers. InCathay-Keris produced Singapore’s first Chinese-language film, Lion City.

Find here all the latest movies now showing in Cathay Cineplexes, Singapore. Choose your movie and book your ticket online on Cathay Cineplexes. Loke Wan Tho (陆运涛) (Dato) (b. 14 JuneKuala Lumpur, Malaya–d. 20 JuneTaichung, Taiwan) was a prominent film entrepreneur who built up Cathay Organisation and established Cathay cinema.

He was the first chairman of the National Library Board, and the first Asian chairman of Malayan Airways. He died in a plane crash on 20 June Cathay: 55 years of cinema (pp.

97–98). Singapore: Landmark Books for Meileen Choo. Call no.: RSING LIM; Singapore’s first skyscraper. (, December 8). The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser (–), p.

Retrieved from NewspaperSG. Page 2 Advertisements Column 2: Arbenz and Brewer. (, April 2). You can reuse your pair of glasses up to 10 times in any 3D halls at Cathay Cineplexes by simply bringing the pair along on your subsequent visits.

3D movie ticket prices at Cathay Cineplexes are thus made more affordable as compared to other cinema operators in Singapore when you reuse your RealD 3D. Welcome to the "Showtimes" page of Cathay Cineplexes website.

Find here all our movies, show times and cinema venues and book your ticket online. After the war the Singapore Amusement Syndicate reopened and run the cinema until it was sold to Cathay in the early s.

(Lim,p. 72; Shaw Cinemas in Asia, Pre-War, ) When Cathay organization took over they gave the cinema what the Straits Times called “A face lift for Singapores cinema”. In the first year of Singapore’s independence, Cathay Organisation opened their second premier cinema after Cathay Cinema.

It was the Orchard Cinema (国宾戏院) at Grange Road. The building also included a lane Jackie’s Bowl (later renamed as Orchard Bowl). Orchard Cinema was closed in for redevelopment. Cathay also said that it would be giving away a year's supply of Cathay Cineplexes' movie passes worth a total of $ to up to three lucky fans who like the official Cathay Lifestyle Facebook page.

Other promotions and freebies will be given via contests and giveaways at The Cathay and Cathay Cineleisure Orchard, as well as E2Max gaming centre. S$3, fine for retiree who molested year-old woman in Cathay cinema By Louisa Tang TODAY file Cheo Chwee Thiam, 68, pleaded guilty in a district court on Friday (Sept 27) to one charge of.

Cathay Cineplexes is one of the most popular Singapore cinema operators with eight cinemas located across Singapore. Opening its first movie theatre inCathay Cineplexes boasts the largest number of screens in Singapore's west by a single operator, and remains a choice destination among moviegoers in Singapore, presenting quality films complete with state-of-the-art digital projection.

The Cathay Story, Revised Edition - Preface. For those who love Hong Kong films of the s and 60s, Cathay (for most fans, perhaps it's more appropriate to say: MP & GI) represents a story at once wonderful, elegant and melancholic.

It was a time when the Mandarin and Cantonese cinemas were separate worlds. Cathay The Cathay Platinum Movie Suites is located in The Cathay at 2 Handy Rd. Cathay The Cathay Platinum Movie Suites is Cathay Cineplexes' most luxurious cinematic destination. It is a class type that boasts premium facilities and services above and beyond what moviegoers can enjoy in.

Find Singapore movie showtimes, watch trailers and book tickets at your favourite cinemas, covering Cathay, Golden Village and Shaw cinemas. "Popcorn movie app blows away the competition If you watch movies regularly, forget the other apps.

Cathay (/ k æ ˈ θ eɪ /) is an alternative European historical name for the early modern period, Europeans thought of Cathay as a completely separate and distinct culture from China. As knowledge of East Asia increased, Cathay came to be seen as the same nation as China and the term "Cathay" became a poetic name for the nation.

The name Cathay originates from the word Khitan. Britt-Marie, 63 years old, has just left a 40 year old marriage and her long life as a house wife.

Being told she is a nagging passive agressive aunt, the new, only job, in small town Borg will be quite challinging. Small town of Borg has no pride left exept the young soccer team, and Britt-Maries new job is. Cathay Cinemas 27 Hobson Avenue Kerikeri Children under the age of 8 years will not be admitted to evening sessions from 7 You MUST call and pre-book.

with Café Cinema (09) OPENING HOURS. Cinema is open ½ hour before first session. Children under the age of 8 will not be admitted to evening sessions starting from pm.

The Cathay Building (simplified Chinese: 国泰大厦; traditional Chinese: 國泰大廈; Malay: Bangunan Cathay) was opened in by Dato Loke Wan Tho as the headquarters for the British Malaya Broadcasting Corporation. Located at 2 Handy Road in the Museum Planning Area of Singapore, the building was most known for its air-conditioned theatre known as the Cathay Cinema, then a.Cathay Pacific offers special discounts for senior citizens 25% off flights for Hong Kong and Macau residents aged 65 and over until 23 March From today until 21 NovemberHong Kong and Macau residents aged 65 and over will enjoy a 25% discount on .If you’ve ever been to Golden village (GV) cinema, WE cinema or Eng Wah cinema, you would know that snagging promotions other than student discounts are like trying to find a needle in a haystack.

However, movie ticket prices have increased drastically in the last few years: I remember that a few years back, one-weekend ticket could be less than $