Are you someone who finds it difficult to sustain without watching a few movies a week? If so, you’ll should consider owning a credit card that will make the experience a little less costly.
We’ve looked at the promotions and benefits that some credit cards offer, so you’ll know exactly if you’re going to get cashback, reward points, discounts on movie tickets or complimentary beverages.
Let us look at some of these cards in detail.
You get up to 5X reward points on all online and entertainment related transactions – this includes cinemas. Cardholders also get 5X reward points on dining expenses and 1X reward points on all other transactions made using the card.
One of the biggest highlights of the HSBC Revolution Card is the Movie Card. You can choose either a Weekday Movie Card worth S$70 or an All Day Movie Card worth S$95 from HSBC.
The Weekday Movie Card allows for 10 redeemable movie tickets on Weekdays (Mondays to Thursdays) while the All Day Movie Card allows for 10 redeemable movie tickets on all days of the week, excluding public holidays.
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Known to be one of the most popular credit cards for young adults in OCBC’s line-up, the OCBC Frank Credit Card offers a 5% rebate on the weekends and 3% rebate on the weekdays when you use the card to book cinema tickets.
The card also provides a 5% rebate on weekends and 3% rebate on weekdays on other entertainment expenses including those at clubs, cafes, and KTVs.
With the OCBC Frank Credit Card, you get the following movie packages at Shaw Theatres:
- Two cinema tickets to a 2D movie, 1 85oz Popcorn and 2x32oz drinks for S$28.
- Two 3D movie tickets with 3D glasses, 1 85oz Popcorn and 2x32oz drinks for S$37.
The UOB Yolo Card is another good credit card if you are thinking movies. The card offers a rebate of up to 8% on entertainment and dining on weekends. You will also receive 1-for-1 weekend movie tickets for quarterly blockbuster movies and rebates of up to 10% at Cathay Cineplexes.
In addition, the UOB Yolo Card gives you a 3% rebate on weekday entertainment (including cinemas), dining and shopping. So ideally, you can use your UOB Yolo Card to save money on the latest blockbuster and the dinner at your favourite cafe.
Another brilliant card for movies – the DBS Live Fresh Credit Card.
If you like to watch your movies at Golden Village, well, the DBS Live Fresh Card is a card you should definitely have. Under the promotional offer, here is what you get with the DBS Live Fresh Credit Card:
4 movie tickets for just the price of 3.
Buy two Gold Class Tickets at Golden Village and get a discount of S$10.
Get discounts of up to S$3.00 on Gold Class tickets, S$1.50 on 3D tickets and S$1.00 on Non 3D tickets.
Also, purchase the DBS Movie Combo that consists of 01x85oz Popcorn (large) and 2x22oz Coke (regular) with 3D or Non 3D tickets and get a discount of S$9.00.
The Maybank Platinum Visa Card is another awesome credit card for the movie lover in you.
The card gives you a S$3 off on movie tickets at Shaw Theatres. The discount is applicable on 2D movies with a minimum purchase of two tickets, limited to a maximum of 4 discounted tickets per day, per card.
The offer is active throughout the week – from Monday to Sunday, at all Shaw Theatres across the Island State and is valid until 31 December, 2017.
DBS Safra Card or simply being a Safra member
Are you a Safra member yet? Well, you might want to be one if you wish to catch your favourite movies at prices that are enticing indeed.
Get exclusive 1-for-1 movie tickets on weekends with the DBS Safra Credit Card or Safra membership card. The promotional offer is valid across Shaw Theatres in Singapore and is applicable on 2D movie tickets, limited to a maximum of 1 free ticket per weekend, per card.
Bonus: MasterCard promotion at Cathay Cineplex
Do you have a MasterCard credit card? Chance are, you would. And that’s reason to rejoice if you’re a movie buff!
Exclusive for Mastercard members, here is what you get when you watch your movies at Cathay Cineplex:
- S$8.00 for weekday movie tickets at Cathay Cineplexes (valid from Monday to Thursday).
- S$10.50 for movie tickets on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
- A S$1.00 discount on any combos you purchase
- The offer is valid only on 2D movie tickets and is valid until the 31 December 2017.