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Empire Cinemas

5-6 Leicester Square | ,, London WC2H 7NA, England
+44 871 200 2000
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Nice cinema, but security concerns

Visited this cinema today, have not been for a while,. First the good points. The venue as a whole... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
Cogline
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
via mobile
Mind blowing

I have been to this cinema many of time but only recently became a cineworld member and started... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Phillip R
via mobile
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  • Excellent43%
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“imax screen” (19 reviews)
“great cinema” (9 reviews)
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5-6 Leicester Square | ,, London WC2H 7NA, England
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+44 871 200 2000
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Visited this cinema today, have not been for a while,. First the good points. The venue as a whole has improved, the imax screen is very good,. The seats are very nice,. And the state of the building is in good condition. So, you ask,....More

3  Thank Cogline
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I have been to this cinema many of time but only recently became a cineworld member and started using the imax theatre and what a difference it makes I now come here all the time just recently watched Wonder Woman at the midnight screening what...More

Thank Phillip R
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We visited here on tuesday night and were able to use our meekats code so it cost £13 for the 2 of us 😳 But we where disappointed at the size of the theatre which only had 4 rows , our seats where to the...More

Thank jacole
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We went to see Fast and Furious 8 on screen 3. The IMAX screen was huge and the best seats from row J or up. I will definitely be back to see other IMAX movies at this cinema

Thank Gajan G
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Highest quality of sound you will ever hear at any cinema. The surround speakers sound identical to the screen speakers which is probably the jbl pro 5000 series( just a guess) Loud and crystal clear detailed sound. Screen projection is very good and the screen...More

Thank Avibenmargi
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Went to watch a film which was on screen 7. The theatre was really small and as our seats were at the side wasn't the comfiest to view the screen. Was disappointed with the view especially as not cheap to visit. Also toilets all on...More

Thank Frankienorman
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I came to see Imax logo batman on a dull sodden Monday morning, i was served by Roxanne who was upbeat and good at her job. I ended up hanging out at the whole day, watching 2 more movies. The rest of the staff were...More

Thank chrisdavey2015
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed this film but the venue is not the best laid out. All the toilets are on the ground floor, quite a trek if you're on the second.

Thank Cherry K
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I went to see T2 Trainspotting and this was my first visit to this cinema. I felt the reception areas were starting to look a little bit tired and could do with a bit of a spruce up. We were in a small screen but...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Tonight we saw The Great Wall here ,there are nice friendly staff comfortable seats and plenty of food and drink options available . It's also in the process of being taken over by Cineworld so waiting to see if there will be any changes .

Thank LYNNE P
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The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
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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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EmirAstar
22 December 2015|
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Response from CaroleScott | Reviewed this property |
We were half way back & it was brilliant, the screen is MASSIVE!
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Zelda W
4 August 2015|
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Response from RunTejRun |
Everywhere has very good head clearance for children EXCEPT the very back row. Avoid that one. As for best viewing experience, middle is always nicer but if movie is 3d, you generally get the best effect sitting a littlr... More
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