Albuquerque Movie Theaters

Find Albuquerque movie theaters, where you can purchase a ticket and see the latest films. The list includes first run theaters.

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    100 Central SW
    (505) 243-9555; Fax 243-9639
    Email: 447@cinemark.com

    The Cinemark theater offers free parking with validation, in the nearby parking garage located at 2nd and Gold. The theater is located across the street from the Rail Runner station and the Alvarado bus station, in the heart of downtown.

    To validate your parking, take the parking ticket into the theater and the staff will validate it when you purchase your ticket. 

    Amenities:

    • All Stadium Seating
    • RealD 3D
    • HFR -High Frame Rate
    • Print Tickets At Home or at Theater 
    • Closed Caption
    • Listening Devices for the hearing impaired
    • Descriptive Narration for visually impaired
    • Arcade game room
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    4901 Pan American West Fwy NE
    (505) 343-9000

    Located off I-25 and the west Frontage road, the theater is an easy place to find, and offers a variety of nearby restaurants. This is the largest theater complex in the Albuquerque area, featuring 24 screens with all the first-run movies as they are released. 

    Amenities:

    • XD: extreme. large screen 
    • RealD 3D
    • HFR -High Frame Rate
    • Digital
    • Print Tickets At Home or at Theater 
    • Closed Caption
    • Listening Devices for the hearing impaired
    • Descriptive Narration for visually impaired
    • Cafe
    • Game room arcade
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    4591 San Mateo NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87109
    (505) 888-4773

    The theater on San Mateo features films that have left the first run theaters. If you can wait long enough to see a movie, the Cinemark 8 offers discounted prices and a full screen. It's not quite as good as seeing the movie when it first comes out, but it's better than waiting to see it after a download at home. You can sit in the theater and enjoy the large screen, popcorn, and on a hot summer day or evening, a great place to cool down.

    Amenities:

    • Kiosk, or self-serve ticketing
    • Real D 3-D
    • Closed captioning, listening devices
    • Descriptive narration for the visually impaired
    • Game room arcade

     Find out about the Summer Clubhouse discounted movies for kids.

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     9201 Coors NW
    Albuquerque, NM 87114
    (505) 898-4664

    Like the Cinemark Movies 8 on San Mateo, Movies West features films that have left the first-run theaters. Prices are deeply discounted, and in the summer, there are bargain movies for kids to enjoy.

    Amenities:

    • Kiosk, or self-serve ticketing
    • Real D 3-D
    • Closed captioning, listening devices
    • Descriptive narration for the visually impaired
    • Game room arcade

    Find out about the Summer Clubhouse discounted movies for kids.

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    10000 Coors Blvd Bypass NW
    (505) 897-6858

    Located at the Cottonwood Mall, the theater serves the westside and Rio Rancho areas. The theater has stadium style seating and shows new releases and discounted matinees.

    Amenities:

    • Mobile ticketing sent to your mobile
    • Kiosk, or self-serve ticketing
    • Print at home ticketing
    • Digital projection
    • Listening devices
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    13120 Central Avenue SE # A
    (505) 814-7469

    Located just south of Central at Tramway, this smaller theater serves the far northeast heights and Four Hills area. They are a first-run theater with Senior Mondays and Tuesday Specials, where all movies are $5 each, except for 3-D films, which have an upcharge.

    Amenities:

    • VIB vibrating seat
    • Recliners
    • Reserved seating
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    3405 Central NE
    Albuquerque, NM
    (505) 255-1848

    The independently run Guild features art movies, specialty films and award winning independent films. Located in Nob Hill, it has midnight movies, a Mom's matinee and special events.

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    2921 Indian School Road NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87112
    (505) 275-0038

    Located in the far northeast heights, the smaller theater often runs less widely distributed first run films.

    Amenities:

    • Mobile ticketing
    • Print at home ticketing
    • Listening devices
    • Digital projection
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    1000 Premiere Parkway (Southern and Unser)
    Rio Rancho, NM 87124
    (505) 994-8307

    The 14 screen theater features an all digital format. The location is convenient to residents of Rio Rancho and the Paradise Hills and Ventana Ranch areas of Albuquerque.

    Amenities:

    • Party room
    • Arcade game room
    • IMAX
    • D-Box
    • All stadium seating
    • Surround sound
    • Advanced internet ticketing
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    2100 Louisiana NE, in Winrock Center
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
    (505) 881-2220

    Centrally located near the Coronado, Winrock and Uptown shopping centers, the theater has IMAX screens.

    Amenities:

    • Reserved seating available
    • Mobile ticketing
    • Print at home ticketing
    • Listening devices
    • Party room
    • Game room
    • Stadium seating
    • Digital projection
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    University of New Mexico
    Student Union Building (SUB), basement
    (505) 277-5608

    The SUB Cinema has two film series that run while UNM is in session. Their Mid Week Movie Series screens Hollywood blockbusters in the middle of the week. And the Southwest Film Center shows a variety of films Thursdays through Sundays.