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We came here for the Best F(r)iends vol 1&2. This is my second visit and my second review. This... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lancing, United Kingdom
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Been to see rocky horror sing a long and Grease sing a long. Both great fun and with a good... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hamilton, Bermuda
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In contrast to other large multiplex-cinemas in Leicester Square, this is a little gem of a theater tucked away around the corner of the busy square, which shows cult classics and modern movies at reasonable prices.
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7BY, England
+44 870 811 2559
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for the Best F(r)iends vol 1&2. This is my second visit and my second review. This place is phenomenal. The staff from start to finish make you feel so welcome. Had a great time meeting Tommy Wiseau and Greg Sestero. The cinema...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been to see rocky horror sing a long and Grease sing a long. Both great fun and with a good atmosphere Both times though it says to start at 8.30 but it is more like gone 9.00 - so makes a late night and a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

Love this cinema! Been to their Lord of the Rings extended trilogy all day session which was brilliant. Have also done the Sound of Music sing-a-long which was also brilliant. Such good fun and enjoyable. A good compère beforehand to get the crowd going with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SamLouise67
Reviewed 16 December 2018

Had a brilliant time with family and friends last night at the Christmas Pjay event. Happy staff who were so relaxed and happy to help and the place was clean throughout the night. Other viewers were so respectful; a couple of snores as you'd expect,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank B2309
Reviewed 16 December 2018

I thought this was voted best cinema in London? Wouldn't go here again for free. Where to start... went to see Die Hard and the seating is TERRIBLE, it actually slopes downward away from the tiny screen and isn't staggered so the tall guy in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SteveW1991
Reviewed 15 November 2018

What a great place this is. Comfortable seating, some really different options in the bar for food and drink and well selected films. A must visit for any cinema goer!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gurnox
Reviewed 27 October 2018

We went to the Prince Charles Theatre for an all night horror movie festival. It was mostly locals and a few tourists like us. The theatre is from the 60s or 70s so it's a basic long box with a smallish screen at the end....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank vanos954
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This is a cute little cinema in the heart of the west end and has a very different feel from your large chains. I didn't like the way the seating are dips to a V in the middle with the screen raised up high so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Helen B
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

This cinema shows some real classics with interactive performances depending on the event. Seen an array of films that always proved an experience. Seen rocky horror picture show with live drag and options to heckle and join in karaoke or dance. That alone is worth...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank jameshK6072NX
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We were here to see a showing of The Room and we had an amazing experience. The cinema is really cool. The bar is great it has lots of interesting beers on offer. We travelled from Belfast to go to this showing. If we lived...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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8 February 2019|
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Response from SamLouise67 | Reviewed this property |
It is assigned seating when booking a film. I'm sorry, Liv, I don't really know, to be honest. Only thing I can suggest is googling some images to get a feel for the layout (might even be luck enough to find pictures with... More
25 September 2018|
Response from Steve F | Reviewed this property |
You betchya it does!!!
Matt F
6 August 2018|
Response from Lottie4671 | Reviewed this property |
We got our tickets about 4 weeks in advance. Just need to keep checking the website.