Despite the mulitplex boom, some swanky-looking South Indian movie theatres continue to live on
news Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 05:30
The News Minute | October 11, 2014 | 01.30 pm IST Gone are those days when movie theatres used to resemble stand-alone, boring-looking buildings playing the latest regional flicks of the week. ¬†With the architectural boom and appearance of more and more swanky, steel-exterior with glass finish movie theatre multiplexes,¬†the more colourful, extravagantly-designed buildings symbolic of the South are slowly disappearing.¬† If one travels in the interiors of states in South India, it will be hard to miss houses painted in the most striking colours.¬† Here, below are some of South India‚Äôs most famous and in a way, "ancient" movie theatres.¬† With colours and designs like these, these buildings will surely be hard to miss.¬†
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