A night at the cinema while travelling can be a good way to relax, practice your language skills, and sometimes admire beautiful movie halls—and the UGC de Brouckere offers all of these. The main hall is adorned in golden Art Deco motifs, illuminated with light before the movie begins, creating the sense of grandeur that movies of old exuded. Grab some snacks and check it out before the lights go down and the film begins. Movies here are primarily played in their original languages (usually English) with French and Dutch subs, however some are in French, so be sure to ask the ticket person for details.
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