KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Luxury recliners, a complete restaurant menu, a multi-level arcade and 24 TV screens. It's all part of Regal's Cinebarre Theatre, officially opening Thursday, July 19 at 4 p.m.
“Cinebarre is the ultimate location for entertainment fans,” said Ken Thewes, Chief Marketing Officer at Regal. “We are excited to bring this concept to Knoxville and to our loyal Regal Crown Club members, who can earn credits at both the full-service restaurant and state-of-the-art theatre.
Moviegoers can catch Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again, The Equalizer 2, Skyscraper, Hotel Transylvania 3, Summer Vacation, Ant-Man and Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom at the theatre's opening.
“With deep roots in the Knoxville community, Regal is proud to introduce another incredible theatre attraction to our valued guests,” said John Curry, Senior Vice President of Food Service & Cinebarre for Regal. “Featuring dining, drinks, games and blockbuster entertainment, Cinebarre offers a variety of experiences with great options for everyone.”
Parents experiencing it for the first time were impressed with the size of the chairs in each of the nine theaters.
"Tons of room for kids, you feel like you have lots of space; it's so inviting and easy, it's really cool," said Katie Kehne, "You can have all three kids in your chair, and it was just nice it felt like you were in your living room."
Prices for movies are standard Regal prices, you just have to pay extra for food and games.
More information on Cinebarre can be found on the company's website at www.REGmovies.com.