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Regent Cinema - CLOSED

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Some films showing in Marine Theatre while closed

I was so sad when I saw the coverage of the beautiful cinema going up in flames. Luckily it will be... read more

Reviewed November 17, 2016
Lucy G
via mobile
Review of venue before the fire.

This lovely old cinema with its Art Deco styling was our favourite place to go on winter mornings... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2016
Charmouth, United Kingdom
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  • Average2%
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  • Terrible3%
Nov 17, 2016
“Some films showing in Marine Theatre while closed ”
Aug 8, 2016
“Review of venue before the fire.”
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Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

I was so sad when I saw the coverage of the beautiful cinema going up in flames. Luckily it will be being rebuilt, but it will take time. In the meantime the Marine Theatre is showing select films so keep an eye out. We saw...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Lucy G
Reviewed August 8, 2016

This lovely old cinema with its Art Deco styling was our favourite place to go on winter mornings, especially to the Silver Screen showings. It was very much refurbished just before the fire and the fire itself was a great shock to the local populace....More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Rumbald
Reviewed April 14, 2016

It will be rebuilt, meanwhile it will be missed. It was a listed structure, and insured as such. there are Youtube films of the fire.

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank vagibus
Reviewed March 19, 2016

We were telephoned back with details as promised . Very helpful staff and beautiful Art Deco cinema. The building is worth going along to just 'take a look' from outside if nothing showing you like.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Pompey3232
Reviewed February 17, 2016

My wife and I recently visited the Regent cinema in Lyme Regis for the first time, and I felt it only fair to write a review as it was a real pleasure. First of all the cinema, which I know has been recently refurbished, was...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Dalwooddave
Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

Went to see Star Wars, balcony seats with tables were cool, seats comfy, love this cinema. However the sound wasn't great speech seemed mumbled, thought it was me so asked others, it wasn't me. The manager or I assume was the manager was miserable, you...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Kipvv
Reviewed December 6, 2015

Our local cinema so have attended many times. Just seen the new James Bond film (Spectre) and consider it great value with senior citizen prices and "Meerkat Movies" 2 for 1. Recently refurbished, this cinema is friendly and welcoming and the seating is comfortable with...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Adrian G
Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

We've visited Lyme Regis for over 20 years, but have never before tried the cinema (just been lucky with the weather!). Having now bought there we find ourselves experiencing out of season weather, and one rainy afternoon decided to try the cinema. Booked on line...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank StoneBalancer
Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

They have recently given this wonderful quirky cinema a little makeover well done the cinema tickets are still very reasonable you can have a alcoholic drink now and a bit more variety of confectionary Above all still that welcome as you go in Well done...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Amanda K
Reviewed October 30, 2015

Went to see Spectre this evening. Usually go to the Plaza in Dorchester, but that has been fully booked all week. There were tickets to the evening showing at the Regent. I last went here in the mid 90s. It was a traditional cinema then,...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Stephen C
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