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Great for parking and accessibility

We use this cinema quite a lot the decor is faded and there is weird music playing out of tiny... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AlmondCroissant
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Manchester
via mobile
Easy parking, easy access, quick service, plenty of places to sit, nearly gave it 5/5

Park with no hassle at all compared with every other cinema. No steps even. Served quickly, polite... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
stephenb2468
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 weeks ago
“Great for parking and accessibility”
24 Feb 2018
“Easy parking, easy access, quick service, plenty of places to sit, nearly gave it 5/5”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been going here since i was a kid and never had a bad experience. The screens are usually not full so sit anywhere you want. Easy free parking. Overall excellent experience.

Thank sonny M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We use this cinema quite a lot the decor is faded and there is weird music playing out of tiny speakers outside. It's not particularly cheap, but it's nearly always empty whose go (afternoons)

Thank AlmondCroissant
Reviewed 30 April 2018

After travelling over an hour to watch my first film at Showcase Manchester I was met with a grand entrance which impressed me greatly but the rest, to my disappointment, didn’t follow suit. The staff are understandably miserable with no work to do, the food...More

Thank Jonathan_M_Ingham
Reviewed 27 March 2018

I saw the sequel to Jumanji called Jumanji, Welcome to the jungle........ which starred Dwayne Johnson (Also Executive Producer), Jack Black, Karen Gillan (Dr Who Fame). It starts off similar to the original in 1996, where the game is found in the sand on a...More

1  Thank Gunslinger_46
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Park with no hassle at all compared with every other cinema. No steps even. Served quickly, polite staff, great food & drinks. They are very quiet compared with other cinemas. Last time I went, there was a bit of unpleasantness at the door - they...More

Thank stephenb2468
Reviewed 22 January 2018

It seems to be locked in a 1980's time warp with decor. Needs a few thousand spending. It is a shame really as the staff are lovely. (That's why I have rated it very good ). Some of the seats could do with replacing. A...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Visited showcase cinema whilst my daughter and boyfriend were attending a concert in Manchester. Worst mistake ever!!! This cinema has had no money spent on it since it opened in the late 80’s. The seats were terrible, threadbare and really uncomfortable. No cup holders and...More

Thank cnj0506
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This place was obviously once incredible for its time, but that's all I can say that's positive. Expensive (even more so online). Staff are fed up and super slow. The seats tip backwards from wear, you can feel all the springs from the worn down...More

3  Thank Gwen G
Reviewed 15 June 2017

glad to have had a meercat movies voucher because this place is really tired, no atmosphere bar the wobbly seats and very few people present. Is one of the older multiplexes that I know in the area and its looking really sad

1  Thank ajgater
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Visited screen 3 tonight. The seat was large and comfy, with plenty of leg room. However, the arm rest fell off and there was no drink holder. I could heard the music playing in the next theatre and it was very distracting, especially as the...More

1  Thank DMx2014
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