Ster-Kinekor brings big screen to I'langa with state-of-the-art cinemas
Fri, 08 Sep 2017 10:00
The wait is finally over as South Africa’s leading cinema chain launches a new, state-
of-the-art cinema complex at the I’langa Mall in Nelspruit. Ster-Kinekor is scheduled
to open the doors of the luxurious six-cinema complex to the public, with the first
screenings from 21 September 2017. The opening is in time with the long-awaited
Heritage Day weekend and this will create an exciting new entertainment option for
the Nelspruit community.
“This exciting addition to the entertainment offering that forms part of the expansion
to the I’langa Mall is sure to entice movie lovers from the greater Nelspruit
community. The cinemas are a welcome attraction to the area, and Ster-Kinekor is
committed to living up to its customer promise of delivering ‘Great Moments at their
Greatest’,” says, Motheo Matsau - chief of marketing and sales of Ster-Kinekor
“As we countdown to the official opening of the state-of-the-art cinemas, we invite the
public to enjoy the very latest blockbusters on the big screen in the comfort of our
cinemas. Each cinema is fitted with the very latest in digital projection to generate a
crisp, clear picture quality and surround sound through the advanced speaker system,
to ensure an exceptional cinema experience.”
The complex also offers Ster-Kinekor’s innovative self-service ticketing and catering
terminals. Here, customers can buy their movie tickets and select, order and pay for
their catering choices via the terminals, before heading to the catering counter to
collect their order. The terminals ensure a streamlined process enabling customers to
purchase their tickets and catering with minimal queuing time, before heading into
one of the cinemas to watch their movie of choice.
“Another exciting addition to our complex here at I’langa Mall is the introduction of
our VIP Premium cinema offering, in the form of a luxurious Cine Prestige theatre,”
Cinema meets Luxury at Cine Prestige
Cine Prestige is the luminary cinema offering, and epitomises film-viewing heaven and
pure luxury rolled into one. The 39-seater Cine Prestige cinema offers an exclusive
VIP Lounge area. Here, customers can order delicious gourmet platters, a selection of
alcohol beverages, imported coffees and decadent cakes.
All this, of course, in addition to the mandatory soft drink or slush and Ster-Kinekor’s
delicious freshly-popped popcorn, which can also be served to you at your cinema
seat, while you are enjoying the movie.
The large red leather seats are fully-reclinable at the touch of a button, and ooze
lavish comfort. Each chair is fitted with a snack tray for the platters and refreshments.
Benefits and discounts
I’langa Mall movie-lovers will also enjoy all the benefits and discounts available
through membership of the exclusive loyalty programmes associated with Ster-
Kinekor. SK Club members can swipe their cards to enjoy half-price movies on
Tuesdays, the chance to earn points with catering combos and can earn double points
on Thursdays, enter exciting competitions and promotions, and enjoy invitations to
With Discovery’s Vitality programme, children under 18 enjoy movies for free until
19h00, while Edgars Club members enjoy a ‘buy one, get one free’ ticket deal per club
member per day. With all these great deals, and saving options, what’s not to love
about going to the movies!
To ensure you are always in the know as to what is showing at Ster-Kinekor I’langa
Mall, simply download the SK App on your smartphone for all the latest movie release
schedules and information at the touch of a button in the palm of your hand. You can
also book for your movie of choice via the app to ensure you get the best seats in the
The films releasing in the first week of trade at Ster-Kinekor I’langa Mall
include: the much-anticipated new movies that will cater for kids
and adults; Emoji Movie, IT, Home Again, Dark Tower and Bounce
“We are very excited to launch another top-class entertainment offering that we
believe will certainly contribute to an influx of new customers to the upgraded I’langa
Mall complex. At Ster-Kinekor, we understand that people demand high quality
entertainment: our response to that is a great big-screen movie experience!"
“With the latest blockbusters releasing each week and six new state-of-the-art
cinemas in which to enjoy them, including the Cine Prestige, we know our audiences
who share a ‘great moment’ with Ster-Kinekor at I’langa Mall will be back for many
more,” concludes Matsau.