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A film we both wanted to watch.

Wanted to see Bohemian Rhapsody but not late and not pay a fortune. Showcase Cinema fitted the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sueanti
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Corby, United Kingdom
via mobile
Wonderful experience!

I recently went to the showcase cinema with my boyfriend Harrison to watch the new gaga film, A... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
mikehayes20
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Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
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4 weeks ago
“A film we both wanted to watch. ”
12 Nov 2018
“Wonderful experience!”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No food or restaurants around the area. Eventually found a McDonald’s Cinema was small and movie was disturbed by the noise coming from the neighbouring cinema screens !!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank heatherlavs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted to see Bohemian Rhapsody but not late and not pay a fortune. Showcase Cinema fitted the bill. We were told that the 6.30pm matinee was 7.00, however, when we got there we were told by staff that it should have been 7pm but allowed...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sueanti
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Often go here with my insider card which was free online and it’s not too pricey with the insider card as you get £2 off on 3 out of 7 days of the week which every little helps . Quite a chill cinemas never too...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Coley03
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

I recently went to the showcase cinema with my boyfriend Harrison to watch the new gaga film, A Star Is Born. The service we received was nothing short of amazing. I was shocked. The girl, I don’t remember her name, but her favourite film was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mikehayes20
Reviewed 20 October 2018

If you have never visited this cinema, you have not experienced Manchester! From the great value mid week tickets, possibility of having the WHOLE screen to yourself, brilliant staff, super clean facilities and unknown adventures in the car park (from football matches to comic learner...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Joanna23
Reviewed 6 October 2018

This was our first visit, it could look at lot brighter and lighter, to give the impression of being open, it was, but approaching at a quieter time of day it did look closed.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank amandaw99
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I haven’t visited showcase since 2003 and never will again. The only good thing is the parking. It’s more expensive than other cinemas With seats that are very uncomfortable we could feel springs! Very old looking now, I remember it when it first opened. Other...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kelbel1978
Reviewed 9 September 2018 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.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sonny M
Reviewed 26 August 2018 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)

Date of experience: May 2018
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

Date of experience: March 2018
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carole b
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We took our own drinks in, in pockets- what they don't see they can't object to.
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