Arc Cinema, Hucknall

Luxury, socially-distanced cinema to open soon in Hucknall, Notts

Film fans and families will soon be able to catch the latest blockbusters, independent movies, and live-streamed theatre productions at a new £3 million luxury cinema opening in Nottinghamshire next month. The Arc Cinema has taken over the premises of the former old Byron movie theatre in High Street, Hucknall. Bosses originally intended for the four-screen multiplex to open at the end of March but following coronavirus lockdown measures its launch date was moved to Saturday July 4, the first date the UK Government said cinemas in England are allowed to open. The final…

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Hope Street Hotel cinema

Liverpool looks forward to its first hotel cinema, after lockdown

The luxury space will be hidden inside Hope Street Hotel A new cinema is opening in Liverpool that you can book for your own private screening. The boutique-look room is hidden away in Liverpool’s beautiful Hope Street Hotel. The venue teased its secret new space on Instagram this week, and it looks like the perfect place for a post-lockdown night out. With plush double seater sofas, exposed brick walls and a giant screen, we can’t wait to step inside and tuck into some popcorn. The private cinema seats 40 and has…

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Cinemark loigo

Cinemark offers a vision of post-lockdown cinemagoing

Cinemark, the third-largest movie theater chain in the U.S., hopes to reopen at least some of its doors to the public in July. With no major movie release until mid-July, theaters could play “library” movies, which are movies that have already previously been released in cinemas, for several weeks. If social distancing restrictions are still in place the company said it would either sell every other reserved seat in the theater or suspend reservations and just sell 50% of the tickets per theater.     Cinemark, the third-largest movie theater chain…

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