El Paso's first IMAX theatre is scheduled to open this Thursday at Bassett Place!Cinema IMAX will open to the public November 21st with an exclusive early showing of "the Hunger Games: Catching Fire" at 8pm and 11:15pm!

The new IMAX screen replaces two standard screen auditoriums at the Bassett Place premiere cinemas location. The El Paso location will be one of the largest IMAX theatres in Texas, with a 70 ft by 5 stories tall!

Other cinemas opening this year included the Cinemark in East El Paso and the Cinemark Bistro on the westside. The Alamo Drafthouse, which is being built at the Monticillo on N. Mesa, is scheduled to open next year.