Quirky Cinemas in London

A must for movie buffs, London is chocka with some of the most unique cinema events in the business. Whether you find yourself on top of one of the most unique rooftop bars in London, lapping up a classic on the big screen, dressing up for a vintage screening in a broody bar or hankering about during the summer in a city field with blankets, booze and a movie in tow, cinema events here are second to none. Check out our recommendations for some of the best quirky cinemas in London. 

Last updated on 11th July 2018




8 events @ 3 venues with 8 upcoming dates from 27 Jul 2018 until 08 Sep 2018

With stunning locations and a gorgeous line-up of movies, Nomad Cinema is back with another summer of film-watching. The outdoor cinema pop up takes over various spots in the city, from a cemetery through to a lido for added atmosphere.

6 events @ The Grand with 6 upcoming dates from 21 Jul 2018 until 11 Jan 2019

You've not lived until you've seen a movie on The Grand's quite frankly enormous screen. At 24ft wide it's the largest in London, and it shows cult favourite movies on the regs. Come along to enjoy a movie night with a difference, there's usually free popcorn, prizes for fancy dress and plenty of other themed quirks, and there's an after-party playing dancefloor favourites until 3am afterwards. Get in early and you could nab a ticket for as little as £1.

12 events @ Rivoli Ballroom with 12 upcoming dates from 18 Jul 2018 until 14 Dec 2018

This quirky cinema event in South London will be screening some of your favourite films from inside the beautiful Rivoli ballroom. Catch Pretty Woman, Bridesmaids, Rebel Without A Cause and many others at this fun London pop up.