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Prince Charles Cinema

7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7BY, England
+44 870 811 2559
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Good art cinema .

It's many years since I was last in this cinema. Nothing much had changed when we visited last... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Mark Benjamin L
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Singalong to Grease

Fun night out. The "hostess" Candy Floss was hilarious and pitched the introduction to the evening... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Teddersgirl64
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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.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7BY, England
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

It's many years since I was last in this cinema. Nothing much had changed when we visited last Saturday . It is charmingly scruffy. Downstairs is a small bar with a helpful , well informed barman who takes pleasure in finding what his customers want...More

Thank Mark Benjamin L
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Fun night out. The "hostess" Candy Floss was hilarious and pitched the introduction to the evening perfectly. My only comment is that there are minimal facilities so if you need to use the washroom then get in before the show finishes, otherwise you'll have a...More

Thank Teddersgirl64
Reviewed 2 June 2017

What a wonderful experience! All 8 movies, back to back, with fellow fans. We met some lovely people and managed to stay awake...most of the time! This is a great cinema which does something really special. It's a fresh injection of enthusiasm for the whole...More

Thank feltron
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This was one of the oddest cinema experiences... but it was awesome. I bought tickets for my friend's birthday and he thoroughly enjoyed himself. The seats aren't the most comfortable, but the atmosphere and friendliness of the staff more than make up for it -...More

Thank Elenor F
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Spent the evening watching Lord of the Rings. Really pleasant screen and the seats were comfy enough to sit in for 12 hours without issues. Well be back again in the future!

Thank Jakeineurope
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I'm not a big cinema fan (usually would rather just wait for a movie to come on tv or buy the dvd and enjoy it at home) but the PCC is just awesome ! I usually go there for their special events (such as Alien...More

Thank Marine S
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This year I managed to get to this special cinema finally for the first time. I went to the all night long Lord of the Rings marathon with my mum. The likeminded fans and I all queued up outside, buzzing with excitement. Extended editions, 8pm...More

Thank L R
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

My fave cinema in London. A great selection of older and cult films. Have seen some of my absolute favourite films here. Cheap concessions and bar.

Thank emerald4
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Easy to find, right off of Leicester Square. This is the best cinema in London. 2 screens, showing both recent films and classic films. Watch out for theme, director and actor cycles of films, as well as double screenings. The bar is cheap but good...More

Thank FSR1977
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Went to the Sound of Music singalong. Staff were friendly and efficient but the rest of the day went downhill from there. The seats have such high backs and are angled on a backward tilt it's hard to see the screen. The host of this...More

Thank Linda D
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The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a
compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars,
and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red
Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene –
and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping
enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's
greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the
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Response from Anna M | Reviewed this property |
ah. Seat choices are always tricky. The cinema is unusual in its design and only seats 2 and 8 in row X have a view. The rest face away from the screen or out onto the street. I estimate that if a basketball team were to... More
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