An ode to Regal Theatre that regaled us for years

On March 31, regal theatre, a movie hall dating back to the colonial era will close down. A place, which in the course of telling stories on 70 MM, ended up having many stories of its own. On the last day, the theatre will screen two of Raj Kapoor classics Sangam and Mera Naam Joker, because the theatre had a special place in the heart of legendary filmmaker Raj Kapoor. Here are some of the moments on the last few days before closing curtains.

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Polish celluloid treat for Delhittes

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Matchbox cooks up a Naga storm

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