Entertainment in Shanghai

Cinema, Nightclubs in Shanghai

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Shanghai has a large selection of cinemas, screening both Chinese and Hollywood movies. Films in other languages are screened by specialist clubs:

  • Cine-Club de l'Alliance
    French language films
    6/F, No.297 Wu Song Lu
    Tel: +86 (0)21 6357 5388

  • German Consulate Auditorium
    German language films
    181 Yongfu Road
    Tel: +86 (0)21 6433 6953

A list of Shanghai's cinemas is available on the Shanghai Cultural Information website.


  • Luna
    Unit 1, Lane 181, Xintiandi, Tai Cang Road
    Tel: +86 21 6336 1717
    Outdoor seating, a mediterranean menu, great selection of drinks and live music make this a popular weekend venue for locals and expats alike.

  • Babylon
    180 Maoming Nan Road
    Tel: 64452330
    This club is always busy, but is spacious enough to remain comfortable. Dance floor, chill out area, and a roof garden.

  • Real Love Disco
    10 Heng Shan Road
    Tel: +86 (0)21 6474 6830
    Large dance floor and loud music, catering to a predominantly 20-something crowd. If the dancing wears you out, there are bowling lanes downstairs.

  • Rojam
    4F Hong Kong Plaza, 283 HuaiHai Middle Lu Pu Xi District
    Tel: +86 (0)21 6390 7181
    One of the leading lights of the Shanghai club scene, Rojam houses two dance clubs, 11 karaoke rooms, a restaurant, a lounge, and a VIP room. The music is house and techno and the decor trendy modern industrial. Guest DJs.

Update 11/09/2006


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