There are still many old Thai movies standalone theaters in Bangkok.
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The Scala theater got an award for architectural preservation by the "Association of Siamese Architects". It was presented by the Thai Royal Family in year 2012.
Latest news and rumours mentioned a closure by mid-2018. Thai community and old theaters lovers are raising awareness about Scala theater as there are already too many malls in Bangkok but only a last theater like Scala!