WATCHUNG, NJ - One more month. Cinemark Holdings has announced that the tentative grand opening of its newest movie theater, Cinemark Watchung and XD (1670 Route 22 East, Watchung) is expected to be in one month, at the start of spring break,  April 19.

Chick-Fil-A, Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar, Ulta Beauty, Sierra Trading Post, and Home Sense have announced they are also opening at the Shoppes at Watchung  on the opposite side of Terrill Road and some constructionhas begun.

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According to the website, the new Cinemark Watchung, located in the former site of the Sears Auto Store at the intersection of Route 22 and Terrill Road, will feature:

Luxury Loungers

Cinemark Luxury Loungers are plush, ergonomic oversized heated recliners with cup holders and footrests. All auditoriums feature Luxury Lounger recliners.

Cinemark XD Auditorium

The amazing Cinemark XD auditorium is the largest wall-to-wall screen at this theatre. The auditorium features a state-of-the-art projector and custom surround sound system.

Reserved Seating, Online Ticketing and Kiosk Ticketing

Reserve your seat in advance on or in the Cinemark app. The entire theatre features reserved seating to guarantee that your preferred and selected seats are available no matter what time you arrive for your movie.

Ten Auditoriums

State-of-the-art auditoriums featuring today’s latest technology, including immersive screens with the brightest digital projection systems.

Concession Stand

The concession stand features popcorn, pizza and the ultimate Hershey's Chocolate Chip Cookie at the Pizza Hut inside the theater. The stand will also serve Starbucks drinks, Edy’s Ice Cream, and a wide selection of hot foods.

Party Room

Host a birthday party or event at the theatre and include a private screening of a movie.

Cinemark Holdings operates 341 theatres and 4,586 screens in 41 states according to its website. Cinemark has two multiplexes in New Jersey, in Hazlet, in Somerdale and in addition to Watchung, is under construction at the former Sears auto center at the Willowbrook Mall in Wayne.

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