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The Hive, Widnes, England
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Very poor projection image on screen

Very poor projection of image on screen 3 of this cinema spoilt the showing of Victoria and Abdul... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mark C
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Disappointed with customer service

On my recent visit I was very disappointed with the customer service, which I'd never had a problem... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“great cinema” (7 reviews)
“small cinema” (7 reviews)
“local cinema” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
The Hive, Widnes, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very poor projection of image on screen 3 of this cinema spoilt the showing of Victoria and Abdul, poor grainy image; white dots on screen; red colour is misaligned; yellow ghosting top and bottom at centre of screen. All of these faults should not be...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On my recent visit I was very disappointed with the customer service, which I'd never had a problem with before. I may have been unlucky on this visit with the member of staff who served me.

1  Thank FBode
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

15 year old son turned up to watch a 15 film all of the 6 wks holiday he was there every single Friday not one member of staff questioned his age or asked to produce id and today the snottiest member of staff turned him...More

Thank vicksterdory
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Been to Reel loads in Widnes. It's a cute little cinema and I am usually happy. This time when I went there was some discolouration on the screen at the top and bottom. It was in screen 3. You could only really see it when...More

Thank Nicholas R
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Good cinemas Lots to see staff were great As every other cinema they over price everything One child was very loud during movie he calmed down about 10 minutes into the movie

Thank Caramea K
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Foyer is quite small and can become chaotic. There is not much standing room/waiting area prior to the start of the film. Seating is comfortable and booster seats are available

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Visited this cinema on 16th April with my 2 young children. Our cinema outing was spoilt by another family on our row with a screaming child that wanted to go home. Instead of dealing with the child, his parents gave him a cell phone to...More

1  Thank Rayo_101x
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Went with friends been many times before better to book ahead if its a popular film. The queueing system is sometimes erratic as you use same one for buying tickets & food & drink. This can cause a block in the foyer.

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Good local cinema that shows all the current latest movies. They have comfy chairs and the place is clean.

Thank Lucan500
Reviewed 10 February 2017

As usual the staff were very friendly and helpful, the cinema is clean and well presented. The film was very good, the action scenes are quite gory in parts but necessary for the story which is true and amazing. I especially liked the end with...More

Thank Raymond P
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Paula D
10 February 2017|
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Response from Raymond P | Reviewed this property |
Hi Paula, my answer is I do not know, I would ring and ask, I have the Meerkat Movies which is 2 for 1 on a Tuesday & Wednesday so my Wife & I try to go every week. Good Luck. Ray
14 January 2015|
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Response from Raymond P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, as i only visited the cinema as a customer i have no knowledge regarding the CCTV, this would have to be taken up with the staff at the venue.