This quirky cinema is stooped in history. Head over to Courthouse Hotel in Shoreditch and watch cult classics in the old magistrates court before heading down to the Jailhouse Bar where you'll explore the old holding cells, with a free themed cocktail.
Film and Movie Bar Nights
There's a growing trend in London for pubs and bars to dabble in the world of film by transforming their venues into cinemas. Many pubs and bars in London are now doing weekly or monthly movie nights to offer an alternative way of enjoying a cocktail or two. You may find cult classic films being shown in bars or independent film makers showcasing their short films. We have put together some of the best pubs and bars for film and movie nights in London.
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Monday night was made to be movie night. And so at The Grove you can head down to this charming Victorian boozer to enjoy their spread of films every week. Kick back and start your week off with one of their blockbusting specials complete with some lovely British nosh and craft beer or wine to dabble in too.
Head over to One Aldwych this autumn where they're warming up for a cosy winter with the return of their Film & Fizz nights. Alongside bringing the finest new flicks to their private viewing room, they'll also be laying on a delicious three course dinner or two-course brunch, and a chilled glass of Lallier.
Not only fronting two quirky dining rooms, a large beer garden and a brilliant food and drink offering; Gorringe Park in Tooting also has its very own hidden boutique cinema room, screening kids films in the day, and adult movies every night. The cinema is kitted out with retro seating, comfy beanbags, and screens a varied selection of movies, week-in week-out.
Home to some of the biggest and best cinema nights in London, The Grand brings all your favourite films to life with its giant screens, themed cocktails, quirky games and mass singalongs.
Looking for something extra special for your next trip to the cinema? Look no further than the Travelling Film Show's exclusive Shard-based screenings. Taking place on the 69th floor of this iconic London spot, you'll be treated to complimentary cocktail and popcorn before settling in for a film experience quite like none other.
Nomad Cinema are spreading the festive cheer with their season of festive film showings, all in aid of a good cause. Grab your tickets for an evening of Hugh, Cameron and friends and spend your night sipping on mulled wine, hot chocolate and snuggling on a bean bag in a heated igloo.
It's no secret that London is heaving with pop-up cinemas, but this quirky north London spot is doing things a little differently. Get your hands on bottomless prosecco as you catch a one-off screening of Lost Boys or party with the Heathers and a killer '80s soundtrack.
Spend a festive evening at Kensington Palace sipping on mulled wine and watching Christmas classics as part of Luna Cinema's winter pop-up cinema season. Expect a range of old and new films such as The Greatest Showman, The Holiday, It's A Wonderful Life and, of course, Love Actually.
FEST is turning its terrace into the ultimate open air cinema this spring. Wheeling out the projector and laying on the bevs, you'll be able to catch everything from Dirty Dancing to Bridget Jones at this Camden party spot.
An evening at one of Hackney's Wasted Christmas film showings will definitely be an unforgettable one. The immersive, eco-friendly pop-up bar is hosting a number of dystopian and festive films within their derelict cinema, providing a great lesson in the beauty of make-do-and-mend.
The South Place Hotel is opening its elegant doors this winter for a series of screenings of your favourite festive films. Whether you're more of a Jude Law or a Jack Black, settle in to their newly-transformed winter wonderland and watch The Holiday or ELF with a cocktail in hand (roll neck jumpers encouraged, obviously).
This one'll go down a treat with all the extreme sports fans among you. Hackney's Round Chapel are hosting a showing of six award-winning short adventure films that'll get your adrenaline racing, with films looking at freedivers, paragliding, Icelandic surfing, mountaineering and slacklining.