• 'Black Panther' Opens In Saudi Arabia's First Movie Theater In Over 35 Years

    3 monthes ago - By Essence

    Marvel blockbuster Black Panther made history this week when it became one of the first films to screen in the the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia since movie theaters were banned 35 years ago.
    The first screening took place on Wednesday with invitation-only gala event at a luxurious new AMC theater in the capital city of Riyadh. It was the first in a series of test screenings after a ban on cinemas was lifted last year, The Guardian reports. The screenings will be open to the public after the testing.
    Movie theatres are expected to open to the public in May as a part of Saudi Prince Mohammed's...
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