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Palace Cinema

I remember when the two screen Palace cinema was new in the late 1980s. I went to watch Back to the... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2019
United Kingdom
good for a rainy day , traditional cinema ,back to our childhood

visited palace cinema on the rare wet day on the island , clean and comfortable , no frills... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2017
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May 21, 2019
“Palace Cinema”
Located adjacent to the 4 star Palace Hotel & Casino, Douglas, Isle of Man, the Palace Cinema is equipped with Dolby digital sound, and the latest 3D technology, at an invest of almost £200,000. The Palace Cinema houses two screens, showing up to...more
Central Promenade, Douglas IM2 4NA
+44 1624 627777
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The cinema is a disgrace totally dated why on earth we put up with such a shabby place is a mystery its about time the island came into the 21st century and had a new cinema on the site and demolished this one along with...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Sheila F
Reviewed July 24, 2019 via mobile

The heat in there was disgusting ! Sat in row A ( the back ) - the heat ruined every minute of the film ! Not a single member of staff to ask - not anywhere 😡

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank PaulandEd
Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

Worst cinema we have ever been to. Children running chaos in the cinema and staff failure to control shouting, throwing of food and kicking of chairs. People walked out the screening throughout due to the staff not intervening and controlling the situation. Seats were dirty,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank E N
Reviewed May 21, 2019

I remember when the two screen Palace cinema was new in the late 1980s. I went to watch Back to the Future II. Before then I used to go to the two cinemas in Strand Street, there was one in Victoria Street as well as...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Sound down too low do all you can hear is the rustling of sweet wrappers. Very outdated. have to queue for tickets in the same queue as the popcorn even though they are booked online so can be a lengthy wait. Poor experience compared to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Suzanna O
Reviewed August 24, 2017

visited palace cinema on the rare wet day on the island , clean and comfortable , no frills , multiplex it is not , just a traditional cinema as i remember from my childhood.2 screens showing current releases , went to see dunkirk ,excellent film...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

It's was a rainy day so we took the children to the cinema to see despicable me the kids loved it it was reasonably priced the staff we nice the theatre was nice and clean would go again

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michelle D
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

On holiday in the Isle of Man and have been here before. It is rather dated and not the best in the world and not the cleanest, but I think everyone would miss it if it was gone and not replaced with another one. Could...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank stressedoutdad
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

I usually like the palace cinema and enjoy the movies which are available, but I'm a little disappointed with my recent visit when I was watching the new Beauty and the Beast on 19th March. Firstly, the steps up to the cinema are a pain...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank harrisonguy
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

This is a two screen cinema with the grand old style theatre rooms. Legroom is quite tight but the seats are comfortable enough. Parking is a bit of an issue and annoying pay and display when you're buying a product but parking is at a...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Jez980
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