For a dose of filmy entertainment at prices that won’t have you digging too deep into those pockets, check out these cinema halls, with tickets priced under INR 150!

Delite Cinema

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Before multiplexes came into being {and there WAS such a time}, Delite Cinema was the go-to theatre for all movie buffs. It’s recently been renovated, but still maintains its heritage look along with state-of-the-art equipment, including a Dolby Atmos sound system. It has two halls – Delite and Delite Diamond, screening both Hindi and English films.

Where: Gate No. 4/1, Asaf Ali Road, Delhi Gate

Nearest Metro Station: New Delhi Railway Station

Contact: 011 23272903, 011 23272549, 011 23272802

Price: Starting at INR 70

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PVR Naraina

A little birdy tells us that if you head to PVR Naraina on a weekday for a morning or afternoon show, you can score tickets for as low as INR 150. We do recommend calling them in advance and checking though, as this varies from movie to movie.

Where: Community Center, Industrial Area, Naraina

Nearest Metro Station: Shaadipur

Contact: +91 8800900009

Price: Starting at INR 150

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 PVR Priya

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This used to be a super popular hall before the age of the multiplexes and is still one of the only theatres with four separate class tickets. If you’re a little low on dough, the Normal Front ticket at INR 100 might just serve you well.

Where: 61 Community Centre, Basant Lok, Vasant Vihar

Nearest Metro Station: Chattarpur

Contact: +91 8800900009

Price: Starting at INR 100 {on weekdays}

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Amba Cinema

Started in 1963, Amba Cinema is a large single screen cinema. With about five shows a day, you have ample opportunities to catch a movie. Their balcony tickets cost around INR 170 but their Rear and Middle Stall tickets cost INR 130 and INR 75 respectively.

WhereGhanta Ghar, Subzi Mandi Railway Colony

Nearest Metro Station: Pratap Nagar

Contact: 011 23826000

Price: Starting at INR 75

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Spice Cinemas

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This used to be a staple for Noida peeps and is still very much in operation. With tickets prices as low as INR 100 {we’re talking morning and afternoon shows}, it’s quite the steal. If you’re lucky, you may even get recliner seats at bargain prices.

Where: Spice World Mall, I-2, Sector 25A, Noida

Nearest Metro Station: Noida City Centre

Contact: 0120 4389000

Price: Starting at INR 100 {Morning shows}

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PVR EDM Ghaziabad

Another dear PVR to the rescue. PVR EDM Ghaziabad, located in the East Delhi Mall, has morning tickets as cheap as INR 100, with evening shows at around INR 150. As per usual with PVRs you should call in advance to make sure the movie you want to see is that cheap {international films can be more expensive}.

Where: Plot No.1, Ghazipur Road, East Delhi Mall, Ghaziabad

Nearest Metro Station: Kaushambi

Contact: +91 8800900009

Price: INR 100 – INR 150

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 Shiela Cinema

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With balcony seats going for INR 150 {they have seats available for INR 175 if you’re feeling like a spendthrift}, Shiela Cinema is a good cheap option in Paharganj. Even their snacks from the food counter are relatively cheap, especially according to current cinema snack rates.

Where: DB Gupta Road, Pahar Ganj, Sadar Bazaar

Nearest Metro Station: Rama Krishna Ashram Marg

Contact: 011 43504751

Price: Starting at INR 150

Star X Cinema

Star X had us at tickets priced at INR 80 {even for night shows}. However, they only screen Hindi movies, so if you’re looking to catch the latest movie, we suggest going to the other theatres on this list.

Where: 5/1, Shopprix Mall Sector-5 Vaishali, Near ICICI Bank

Nearest Metro Station: Vaishali

Contact: +91 9990444466

Price: INR 80 – INR 120

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Golcha Cinema

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Started in 1954, tickets at Golcha Cinema go for INR 100 {dress circle} and INR 140 {balcony}. An old cinema with an art deco interior and a single screen, visiting Golcha is like stepping through a portal into the ’60s.

Where: No. 3630, Netaji Subhash Marg, Daryaganj

Nearest Metro Station: Chawri Bazaar

Contact: 011 23265192

Price: Starting at INR 100

Vishal Cinema

An old-school single screen with an absolutely huge capacity {they say around 1,400 seats!} and massive screen. The balcony seats go for INR 180, upper stall seats for INR 120 and regular stall seats for as low as INR 80.

Where: Shivaji Place, Rajouri Garden

Nearest Metro Station: Rajouri Garden

Contact: 011 25440204

Price: Starting at INR 80

Grand Cinema

If you’re on Sohna Road then you should hit up the Grand Cinema at Raheja Mall for a budget movie option. Their Standard, Classic and Premium tickets all go for as little as INR 90 in the mornings and afternoons. Evening show tickets are a little pricier, coming in at INR 140.

Where: Fourth Floor, Raheja Mall, Sohna Road, Gurgaon

Nearest Metro Station: HUDA City Centre

Contact: +91 9560579800

Price: Starting at INR 90

Note: Shout out to Batra Cinema in North Campus. A great locale for students, it is unfortunately currently undergoing renovations.

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