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Magic Lantern Cinema Tywyn

Corbett Square, Tywyn LL36 9DF, Wales
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A gem

The Magic Lantern Cinema is an absolute Gem within rural Wales.....maintaining the cinemas original... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
MrsRickard
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Cute

Great cinema, variety of choice in bar with snack, can have a beer for £2.50 and there's a sofa to... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
LauraH1992
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Kent
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sound system” (7 reviews)
“latest films” (6 reviews)
“licensed bar” (3 reviews)
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Corbett Square, Tywyn LL36 9DF, Wales
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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

The Magic Lantern Cinema is an absolute Gem within rural Wales.....maintaining the cinemas original charm but enhanced with the amazing screen and sound equipment it rivals any large cinema chain (except the seats which are a bit hard on the derrière) As a family we...More

Thank MrsRickard
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Great cinema, variety of choice in bar with snack, can have a beer for £2.50 and there's a sofa to sit on! Great!

Thank LauraH1992
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely old-school cinema. Quirky and really good value. Great way to spend a few hours in a wet day.

Thank Jon V
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Great value for money and friendly staff. Had a lovely time, very much enjoyed the murals on the walls of the theatre too.

1  Thank vicariousvarren
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We've been to the Magic Lantern many times over the years, but this year was special. We bought tickets for 'Hidden Figures' and were about to settle down with a couple of bottles of beer. Our only concern was that Barney the dog was in...More

2  Thank Guy R
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Absolutely delighted to find this cinema on our short trip to the area. Really enjoyed The Eagle Huntress which felt like a much more intimate experience with just a scattering of others on a rainy, Sunday night. Would've like to have taken advantage of the...More

1  Thank Tiawest
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Went to see the fantastic "Lion" at this wonderful cinema. Real character, a bar, old school seating and a real feeling if being run by film and cinema lovers. Worth the trip from Dolgellau.

1  Thank matthewhobbs2007
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

What an amazing place to go and watch a film! It's like sitting in someone's front room. The screen is fantastic and the sound is better than any other cinemas we've visited! Such good value too. A 3D film for a family of 4 was...More

2  Thank Rachael K
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Called in to watch the latest Jason Bourne film. I love this place, it's old but very personal and welcoming with friendly polite staff . The picture quality and sound system are second to none .

1  Thank Steve L
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Went to see the BFG at this quaint old fashioned cinema, it really added to the atmosphere of the film, they show 3 films a day, 2 for children and one for adults in the evening.

1  Thank Leila A
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