IMF cinemas have introduced a new simultaneous sound earphones system to watch films in their original English version.
In order to provide cinema, as a cultural feature, with a wider audience scope, the IMF cinemas have started to include original English version films (without subtitling) within their daily hoarding, to which aim a new simultaneous system (with earphones for English versions) has started being used from May 2008.
- every day: 6 euros.
- Monday, spectators' day: 4,50 euros.
- Digital 3D: 8€
- Special discount for "Carnet Joven", people over 65 years-old and "Carnet Universitario" from Tuesday to Friday except holidays: 4,50€.
Cinema Phone: 965705414
Original version with earphones: a deposit of 20 euros is required which is returned once the film is over and the earphones given back. The first time you use this service you will have to fill in a form with your personal data.
In this age of Satellite TV, re-broadcasting channels that may or may not be legal, illegally copied and poor quality DVDs that are sold by street vendors, it’s good to know that there are some who are trying to offer the very best in Cinematic entertainment for those that prefer their films in English. Step up Cines IMF, located behind the Casino, beside the Ozone bowling and games centre, for the last year the cinema has been offering original language films in English.
For those that have never been to the cinema in Spain, a big surprise is in store as the cinemas in the complex are all very comfortable, offering big seats, great sound system plus a sweetie shop of the old variety plus popcorn and lots of other goodies to make the couple of hours fly. Trying to find out the movies that are offered in English is very simple as any move/film being shown in English or a language other than dubbed into Spanish will always have the V.O. symbol beside it, for Version Original
In Torrevieja Original Version films work through the aid of special earphones. Be aware that a deposit of €20 is required to use the earphones which are special for the movie and will not work in your iPod for instance! There is no cost for the headsets as your full deposit is returned once the film is over and the earphones given back. The first time you use this service you will have to fill in a form with your personal data, which is kept on record so that you need only do this the once.