1. a burlesque house, esp. one providing continuous entertainment at reduced prices.
2. a movie theatre that shows films throughout the day and all or most of the night.
I am not much of a cinema goer, they are expensive, gross, dirty, and I hate that kid that sits behind you and kicks your seat, giggles loudly at every joke and rustles his Maltesers packet at every conceivable opportunity.
Having said that I think I will have to kick my cinema-phobia and see this film the way it was made to be seen ? at ?The Movies?.