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The Flicks Community Movie Houses

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Address: 3 #39b, Street 95, Bkk, Phnom Penh 12000, Cambodia
14:00 - 11:00
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Sun 09:30 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 14:00 - 11:00
Fri 14:00 - 00:00
Sat 00:00 - 23:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

The Flicks Community Movie Theaters are the really unique locations in...

The Flicks Community Movie Theaters are the really unique locations in Phnom Penh where you can enjoy the blockbusters, documentaries and the classics on a big wide screen, in "uber-comfy" air conditioned movie rooms, from before there were big cineplexes.

The Flicks are the ONLY legit movie theaters in town also, fully approved by the Ministry of Culture and the Cambodian Department of Cinema.

The Flicks 1 on Street 95 is the legendary little movie theater from the time there was no other big screen in town, located in an original wooden Cambodian house and features an all air conditioned bar and a leafy outside terrace. Its movie room seats 32 people.

The Flicks 2 is its little brother in the city center and also screens the must-see movie for all visitors, The Killing Fields, daily in its 16 seats movie room, located on the 2nd floor of a backpackers hotel.

Enjoy your movies for only $3.50 per day, with a drink, snacks and homemade fresh popcorn!

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Flicks 3

You can have a look on their website (just search flicks Asia) and you can see the films that are available and at which location. It costs $3.50 per person for any film. We... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2016
Katie P
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

You can have a look on their website (just search flicks Asia) and you can see the films that are available and at which location. It costs $3.50 per person for any film. We went to location number 3 near the royal palace. The staff spoke good English and were friendly, there is a mini market about 5 minute walk... More 

1 Thank Katie P
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Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

We've been in flicks 3 which is quite new but is near the kings palace and includes a restaurant with normal prices and a pool table as well. They show movies 3 times a day in a 40 m2 room with a/c and a 3x5 m screen. Sound is good and you can sit/ly on sofas or huge pillows. You... More 

1 Thank Hanna H
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

I was stuck for things to do so I decided to check out Flicks. Flicks 2 was a short walk from my hostel and I turned up just before the first movie was about to begin (Mad Max). You pay just $3.50 which gives you access to all the movies playing in that theatre during the course of the day.... More 

2 Thank Tamsin88
Kuching, Malaysia
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Reviewed 10 March 2016

Spent an afternoon there, watching all 3 movies showing. The room was comfy, with AC, and we had it all to ourselves woohoo! ''The Killing Fields'' was interesting and the staff were helpful. Would recommend!

Thank SoloTraveller122
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Traveling Cambodia can be hot and tiring so taking a break and watching a newly released film in a fully air conditioned movie room is awesome.. Run by volunteers it's a wonderful escape friendly staff tasty popcorn and cold beer.. couldn't ask for more!! Highly highly recommend this place as a must stop if you're in Phnom Penh.... :-)

Thank Kay J
Bern, Switzerland
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

We haven't been here sleeping as they had just the "bunker" for real budget travelers available. But we stayed close by and went here often to eat. Flicks 3! there is a girl working usually in the morning hours and she has the best music taste (in my oppinion) so if you like some alternative triphop choose here your breakfast... More 

Thank Liidude
Cusco, Peru
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Reviewed 11 December 2015

While it is no longer the only place in town to see English-language movies, the Flicks is still the best place to see them. Like seeing a movie in your own private theatre, the Flicks is cozy, friendly, and comfortable. Buy a beer and popcorn and take it in with you, lounge on the cushions, and best of all, watch... More 

Thank mckaysavage
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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43 reviews
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Reviewed 1 November 2015

Good movies, great atmosphere, you can watch films lying on big mattresses. And it's cheap!! Your ticket actually gives access for the full day so you can watch several movies if you want. Food can be ordered and is brought inside.

Thank Els R
Sannat, Malta
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Reviewed 14 September 2015

Took my teen daughter to see a movie at Flicks#1. We loved it. No real seating -- just comfy mattresses/pillows on the floor. Movie was fine -- no audio/visual probs. Nice staff. We'll go back!

1 Thank lonestarchild
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

I had great fun at the flicks. Your ticket for the day costs $3.50, I watched 2 movies with this but there was the option to watch 3! With your ticket you also get a free beer which makes it amazingly good value. I ordered some popcorn ($2.50) and couldn't believe how massive the portion was! The setup in the... More 

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RamonInTheTropics, General Manager at The Flicks Community Movie Houses, responded to this review

I have to add a little extra information here. Please know we don't give free drinks with the cover charge at The Flicks 2. It is the Rooftop Bar of the next door hostel that (regularly, not always) gives a voucher for a free drink at their rooftop bar for visitors of The Flicks 2. It's their present to our... More 

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