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Wonderful cinema!

Beautifully decorated, well kept. Only complaint is my single ticket was $16 which is exorbitant... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Samantha P
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Welcoming, unique independent cinema experience

I visited the Bio Paradis last September and have been meaning to leave a review ever since. The... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Belfast, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
“Wonderful cinema!”
8 Nov 2017
“Welcoming, unique independent cinema experience”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautifully decorated, well kept. Only complaint is my single ticket was $16 which is exorbitant but so is everything in Iceland.

Thank Samantha P
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I visited the Bio Paradis last September and have been meaning to leave a review ever since. The fact that I felt it was important enough to come back and do that now, after so much time has elapsed, surely speaks volumes about what a...More

3  Thank amblingpangolin
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We visited on a Friday night for the party-cinema. It was awesome. They were showing Legally Blonde and beer was allowed in the cinema. It was an unusual experience, people cheering when something cool happened in the movie and no fuss around people chatting a...More

Thank G-Jokulsdottir
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I saw The Grant Green Story, a jazz doc here. Loved this space. The old cameras are darling and the service is fantastic. I loved how the guy selling the tickets was playing his own jazz. Never walked into a theatre lobby before hearing jazz...More

Thank jas0719
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Wow, was recommended to go to this cinema by a friend. What a find! Not too expensive, fabulous films and great atmosphere. Check it out! Tell your friends - this is a great independent cinema with superb art house films.

1  Thank Caro1002
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Bio Paradis Cinema is a great movie theater. Like the Angelica theater in Manhattan, Bio Paradis shows independent and "art" movies. It has a very comfortable and unique interior with plenty of seating in the lobby where you can enjoy a drink or a snack...More

4  Thank Zamba1194
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This time we were back for the Reykjavik International Film Festival--the place was bustling with directors, producers, actors, crew and fans--all very excited to see the offerings. We saw a pilot for a German-Icelandic crime series that was entertaining, and then after the Questions and...More

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 2 October 2016

First off, the name has nothing to do with `biological` or organic foodstuffs - Bíó is the Icelandic word for `cinema`. I chanced upon the place during my recent holiday and attended no less than 5 films in a 7-day stay. The venue is open-plan,...More

2  Thank Tom C
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I was in Bio Paradise to watch Sparrows that is an Icelandic movie and they play it with English subtitles. The cinema is very charming with sofas and a cute bar where you can buy from popcorn to beer. If you are looking for a...More

2  Thank GG201500
Reviewed 2 March 2016

The local cinema. It has 3 screens of varying size. They show local films as well as independent films. The entrance hall has plenty of seating and also free wifi. The staff are lovely and very welcoming. Hot and cold drinks available, and popcorn.

1  Thank HellyWelly93
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