Cineworld Group plc was founded in 1995 and is now one of the leading cinema groups globally. Originally a private company, it re-registered as a public company in May 2006 and listed on the London Stock Exchange in May 2007. In December 2012, the Group acquired the Picturehouse chain of cinemas and in February 2014, the combination with Cinema City completed, creating the second largest cinema business in Europe (by number of screens). In 2017 Cineworld acquired Regal Cinemas in the USA, making them the second largest cinema operator in the world. Cineworld currently operating in 10 countries with over 750 sites and over 9,000 screens including exclusivity of 4DX and ScreenX formats in the UK, alongside Cineworld VIP, IMAX and Super Screen. Cineworld also operate the biggest cinema in London, the 02 which has over 4,500 seats!
- 1077 screens
- 101 cinemas