Discovery Cinema & Outdoor Amphitheatre

Discovery Cinema & Outdoor Amphitheatre


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Discovery Cinema brings you a great mix of movies each month. The Discovery Community Theatre offers community events and activities, and can also be hired for private functions.

Welcome to the Movies!

Grab your popcorn, sit back and relax… the movies have come to KAUST. Showing the latest Hollywood, Bollywood and Arabic Movies, Discovery Cinema is a state-of-the-art, Dolby surround sound multimedia venue with seating for 200.




Feature Films of the Week



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    The Academy of Magic - 30 November - 5 December


    ShowTimes

    30 Nov
    MON
    11:00 AM | 1:30 PM
     1  Dec
    TUE
    11:00 AM | 1:30 PM
     2  Dec
    WED
    11:00 AM | 1:30 PM
     3  Dec
    THU
    11:00 AM | 1:30 PM
     4  Dec
    FRI
    11:00 AM | 1:30 PM
     5  Dec
    SAT
    11:00 AM | 1:30 PM

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    The Doorman - 30 November - 5 December


    ShowTimes

    30 Nov
    MON
    4:00 PM
     1  Dec
    TUE
    -
     2  Dec
    WED
    4:00 PM
     3  Dec
    THU
    -
     4  Dec
    FRI
    -
     5  Dec
    SAT
    6:40 PM

    Read More




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    Dreamland -30 November - 5 December


    ShowTimes

    30 Nov
    MON
    6:40 PM
     1  Dec
    TUE
    -
     2  Dec
    WED
    6:40 PM
     3  Dec
    THU
    -
     4  Dec
    FRI
    -
     5  Dec
    SAT
    4:00 PM

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    ShowTimes

    Nov
    MON
    -
    Nov
    TUE
    -
    Nov
    WED
    -
    Nov
    THU
    -
    Nov
    FRI
    -
    Nov
    SAT
    -

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The Show Can Go On!

The Discovery Community Theatre is an indoor theatre venue where you can host seminars and shows. For reservations please contact cinema@kaust.edu.sa


Cinema Reminders

  • A ticket must be purchased to enter the Cinema to watch a movie.
  • Cinema doors will close 10 minutes after the movie starts.
  • Admittance to movies is based strictly on the age rating for that movie – NO EXCEPTIONS. Please refer to signs in the Cinema for more information.
  • Video recording or photography is NOT permitted in the cinema.
  • All mobile devices must be switched OFF during the movie.






Outdoor Cinema

You can now experience the magic of the movies outside under the stars! For selected dates, we are providing the ultimate outdoor cinema experience at the Al Marsa Amphitheatre, with the following films projected onto a massive screen. Snacks and drinks are available to purchase, so you can truly enjoy a unique night out.


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    November 24 – November 27, 2020


    TUESDAY
    Dreamland
    6:30 P.M. – 8:10 P.M.
    The Doorman
    9:10 P.M. – 10:50 P.M.
    THURSDAY
    Dreamland
    6:30 P.M. – 8:10 P.M.
    The Doorman
    9:10 P.M. – 10:50 P.M.
    FRIDAY
    The Doorman
    6:30 P.M. – 8:10 P.M.
    Dreamland
    9:10 P.M.- 11:00 P.M

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    December 1 – December 4, 2020


    TUESDAY
    The Doorman
    6:30 P.M. – 8:10 P.M.
    Dreamland
    9:10 P.M. – 11:00 P.M.
    THURSDAY
    Dreamland
    6:30 P.M. – 8:10 P.M.
    The Doorman
    9:10 P.M. – 10:50 P.M.
    FRIDAY
    The Doorman
    6:30 P.M. – 8:10 P.M.
    Dreamland
    9:10 P.M.- 11:00 P.M












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