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Ipswich Film Theatre

Open Now: 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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Watched officer and a gentleman

Fabulous show one of my favourites.theatre clean staff friendly x toilets to the front of stage has... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Louise T
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Little Gem

Ipswich Film Theatre is a lovely little theatre run by volunteers showing select movies at great... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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  • Poor2%
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The Ipswich Film Theatre is located in the basement of The Corn Exchange, King Street, City Centre, Ipswich IP1 1EG.
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King Street | The Corn Exchange, Ipswich IP1 1EG, England
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Fabulous show one of my favourites.theatre clean staff friendly x toilets to the front of stage has very steep stairs not great for for people waiting on and especially ladies that are coming down when crowded,should really be a sign of some sort.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Louise T
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Ipswich Film Theatre is a lovely little theatre run by volunteers showing select movies at great prices. It's a little bit old school but I think that's the charm, the ticket booth is tiny and only has a small selection of sweets and drinks but...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

It was my first visit to this film theatre. The building was clean and bright and the staff couldn't do enough to help from beginning to end. They were very happy to answer questions and converse about the film we were about to see. The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Manda C
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Great cinema offering the chance to see films spurned by the big chains. Little kiosk serving snacks and great tea and coffee. Run by volunteers, well worth supporting.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank paulm2101
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I am fed of going to the larger cinemas where you are surrounded by people munching, slurping, chatting to their friends, playing with their phones and if you are really unlucky having someone with their feet on the back of your chair! The Ipswich Film...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jan H
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The cinema is comfortable with well spaced, comfortable seats. As a cinema, there is nothing to criticise, only praise. However there are areas where improvements could be made. The ticket office seems to be in the wrong place as queuing customers get caught up with...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Nigel J
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Really nice cinema, run by volunteers. Shows films outside the mainstream. Nice little refreshments kiosk where thankfully you won't be able to buy huge buckets of popcorn. Park in Debenhams car park, pricey but convenient.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank paulm2101
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Really different, cosy little 2 screen cinema in the basement of Ipswich Corn Exchange. Screen 2 has only 40 odd comfortable seats with good sound. Offers a varied programme of what I would call "arty" films. Friendly staff. Nice decor. Great alternative to the horrible...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank E1758LTjohnb
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Cinemas aren't usually so comfortable. The back row seating in Screen 2 is lush. The volunteer staff are very friendly and the whole place gives off a fantastic vibe. We travelled from fifty miles to see a very elusive film and it was definitely worth...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank mikeromilly
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Brilliant place. No overpriced hot dogs or popcorn. No fat people munching anything in fact. Decent audience, never too busy and you can take a beer to your seat. What's not to like?

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank W T
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