SANTIAGO – National Amusements on Thursday opened its first multiplex in Latin America at Arauco Outlet Mall in Maipu, a populous middle-class Santiago suburb. The spacious 10-screen, 2,050-seat complex was inaugurated (in Spanish) by Brent D. Redstone, a member of the company’s board of directors.

At the inaugural party an announcement also was made that construction of a National Amusement 14-screen multiplex at Santiago’s upscale Parque Arauco Mall will begin in January and the site will be inaugurated in late 1997.

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