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“A lovely place to relax” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of The Flicks Community Movie Houses

The Flicks Community Movie Houses
Ranked #1 of 18 Fun & Games in Phnom Penh
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: The Flicks Community Movie Houses are the really unique locations in Phnom Penh where you can enjoy the blockbusters, documentaries and the classics on a big wide screen, in "uber-comfy" air conditioned movie rooms, from before there were big cineplexes. The Flicks are the ONLY legit movie houses in town also, fully approved by the Ministry of Culture and the Cambodian Department of Cinema. The Flicks 1 on Street 95 is the legendary movie house from the time there was no other big screen in town, located in an original wooden Cambodian house and features an all air conditioned bar and a leafy outside terrace. Its movie room seats 30 people. The Flicks 2 is its little brother in the city center and also screens the must-see movie for all visitors, The Killing Fields, daily in its 20 seats movie room. The Flicks 3 is the latest 30-seats venue on Street 258, which also features a restaurant and guesthouse. Enjoy your movies for only $3.50 Per day, with a drink, snacks and homemade fresh popcorn!
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“A lovely place to relax”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2013 via mobile

The flicks is a lovely place where you can spend just $3 and watch all the films screening that day! It's comfy with chairs to sit on and huge cushions for lieing down.
I had a nice relaxed night here and the staff were so friendly.

Visited October 2013
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“What a great place for some time out”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2013

Just had a marvelous chilled out time here. Was just what I Needed for some time out, as a mature traveler on my own (obviously meeting people along the way) it was great to just take some time out from the hustle and bustle. much love for this place

Visited October 2013
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Herndon, VA
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“nice place for young travelers to watch a movie”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2013 via mobile

About the size of movie room in a McMansion, Flicks is the kind of place that a young traveler, gap year student, or maybe a foreign NGO employee might want to see an independent or older film.

I had a couple of hours to kill before my flight home, so I escaped the heat to watch a B listed movie. There's soda and beer, popcorn and snacks, and even a limited menu available for purchase.

It cost $3.50 for the movie, I think, and that might have been good for the whole day.

Anyway, if you've got limited time in Phnom Penh, there's no need to visit. But if you're here longer, than it would make a nice afternoon or evening out.

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Oslo, Oslo, Norway
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“Lovely place! Flicks 2”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2013

This is a really nice place to relax and get away from the buzzy street life. Nice and comfy seating, big screen and they sell drinks and snacks in the lobby.

Visited October 2013
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2013 via mobile

Went to the one beside the riverside.It is such a unique interior and very comfortable.They give a generous amount of popcorn and the staff are friendly!

Visited October 2013
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