Three of the best: Cinema credit cards

Three of the best credit cards offering cinema privileges in the UAE.

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First Gulf Bank Masdar Platinum credit card

Benefits Film buffs receive buy-one-get-one-free tickets at selected UAE cinemas including Cine Royal in Abu Dhabi's Khalidiyah Mall and Dalma Mall and Dubai's Lamcy Plaza. Moviegoers can also ensure they don't miss the start of the film thanks to free valet parking at participating malls up to five times a month. The card also has a green theme with a percentage of purchases donated to environmental projects.

Watch out for There is an annual fee of Dh550 so take advantage of the cinema perks.

Standard Chartered Titanium credit card

Benefits Use this card to pay for movie tickets for yourself and up to five friends at any Vox Cinema in the UAE and receive a 50 per cent discount. The card also comes with 0 per cent interest on balance transfers for six months and up to 10 per cent cashback on supermarket purchases.

Watch out for The offer is not valid for tickets purchased online or for Vox Gold, Vox Gold 3D, VOX Plus and VOX Plus 3D tickets.

HSBC Premier credit card

Benefits Movie fans can enjoy buy one-get-one-free deals on all Vox cinema tickets with this card, which also rewards spending with miles on the Airmiles scheme that can be redeemed for flights, hotel stays and consumer goods. Those with debts can enjoy a 0 per cent interest on balance transfers for six months and there is no annual fee to pay.

Watch out for You need a minimum monthly salary of Dh50,000 to be eligible for the card.