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The new cinema complex in the Sheraton is up and running. From their very basic website it looks like they have also taken over the small cinema in the Academy of Arts.


Anonymous said…
Are they playing Ratatouille in Tirana? It's such a good movie! Adults enjoy it more than kids.
Anonymous said…
looks pretty cool
Simon said…
I have been to see Shrek 3 and the cinema is crisp. New comfy seats, sound is good, it does not hold a large crowd so book in advance if you can. Mind you, there is apparently a VIP screen where you are sat down in massive sofas... I will let you know if I try that out. Probably fall asleep and start calling for my fiance to bring me some cola like at home (don't worry, she tells me to get it myself)

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