Movie theaters in Tegucigalpa showing first-run movies include Variedades right downtown and Cinemark at the Mall Multiplaza on Avenida Juan Pablo II. Movies for adults are often shown in English with subtitles in Spanish (subtitulado), while children’s movies are typically dubbed (doblado)—check at the box office.
The bookstore and coffee shop Café Paradiso (tel. 504/237-0337, 10 a.m.–10 p.m. Mon.–Sat.), on Avenida Miguel Barahona in Barrio Guanacaste, shows independent films on Tuesday nights at 7:15 p.m. for free.
The Cuban restaurant and salsa club Sabor Cubano (tel. 504/235-9947) shows Cuban movies on Thursdays at 8 p.m.
© Chris Humphrey and Amy E. Robertson from Moon Honduras, 5th Edition