Cathay Theatre

Former French Concession Arts/Performance Venue

Fodor’s Expert Review

The art deco–style Cathay Cinema was one of the first movie theaters in Shanghai and, indeed, still shows a mix of Chinese and Western films. The theater was a favorite of Shanghainese author Eileen Chang, of Lust, Caution fame.

Arts/Performance Venue Historic District/Site Historical

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870 Huaihai Zhong Lu
Shanghai, Shanghai Shi  200020, China




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