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Better than expected

Only visited whilst on holiday with my family and found it surprisingly better than expected. Only... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Cheekycockney190757
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Basildon, United Kingdom
Alright

This is our local cinema. Nothing out of the ordinary. Relatively comfortable with reasonable... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andy S
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HISTORY This cinema was built on the site of the former Theatre Royal by a subsidiary company (Albany- Ward) of the Gaumont British Corporation, at that time the largest cinema operator in the country. Gaumont itself had Parisian origins but the...more
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77 Boutport Street | Boutport Street, Barnstaple EX31 1SR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our local cinema. Nothing out of the ordinary. Relatively comfortable with reasonable facilities. Why do they have to charge so much for sweets and drinks. Cost of taking our grandchildren is ridiculous. If they want to encourage regular cinema going surely attract the...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

On visiting the cinema tonight with my family, I was unexpectedly asked how old the youngest member of our group was, I reply my son he’s 15, my son was then asked his date of birth which made him 16, I’d made a mistake he...More

Thank jacqui w
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Went to see Antman on a wet August day. We booked online and decided to choose premium seats as it was so much cheaper than our cinema in Reading. However when we got to the Screen the seats weren’t any different from the rest of...More

1  Thank Tamc288
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Great cinema has several screens .. pop around the corner to Tesco xtra to pick up your bits for the movie as its expensive in the cinema... has plenty of leg room in most or the screens ... all day. All a good cinema

Thank brettlaras
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Visit often and never had a bad experience. Never too hot or cold, always clean with friendly staff and only local one haha

Thank MummyB46
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Only visited whilst on holiday with my family and found it surprisingly better than expected. Only paid for standard seating having read reviews which noted the absence of any advantage over premium seating. Booked online which was a little less straightforward than at a major...More

Thank Cheekycockney190757
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

It’s a lovely small cinema with only 35 people in a screening which there are 4 of . Just Make sure to book tickets online as they are so small that you can’t just go in and expect to see the film you want without...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Rude, intimidating un - helpful staff. Poor service you should be ashamed of yourselves. Made out to be lier.

Thank GavinB1247
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

We were staying in the area and decided to see a film. Seats were very comfortable and it was lovely and warm throughout the film not like our local big chain cinema. Would be glad to visit again.

1  Thank 486sarar
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I liked this cinema because it seemed just about the right size. The screen fine. Nice to not be in a warehouse of a place for a change. The seats were comfy. Looked like nice snacks and drinks on offer.

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Plenty of council parking 3 minute walk
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