The only other downer was the film that we saw – which obviously is not the fault of the cinema. Whats not to like. Two films at the Rex over the Christmas period – what a refreshing alternative. Love going to the Rex, it is worth waiting a month for the movies to come there, as you get comfy seats, wine and peanuts, as opposed to popcorn and cola. TripAdvisor has been notified. The only real problem with the place is it is almost impossible to get tickets.

A lovely experience and definitely will be back if only we can get tickets!! Throughout, its seating is big and soft. We record contact information about our customers to enable customers to retrieve their tickets. The last film to be screened on the big screen before this change was Rollerball on 7 April TripAdvisor uses cookies to improve your site experience. When using the online booking page your contact information will be stored in our password protected booking system, to enable us to retrieve your tickets.

Ronan gives a sophisticated performance and Robbie as Elizabeth is a blend of nervous uncertainty and confident outrage. Show reviews that mention. By this time the building had become very run down and the owners, Estates berkkhamsted General Property Companyattempted to have the building de-listed to enable demolition.

All of your saved places can be found here in My Trips. Log in to get trip updates and message other travellers. The Rex has one huge screen set in a glorious art-deco proscenium with the sharpest film projection and clearest non-booming sound anywhere in the world.

All reviews comfortable seats cinena of wine cheese and biscuits the owner art deco table downstairs loads of leg room drinks and snacks box office popular films a great evening royal box great film foreign films each month lovely experience great selection.


The Rex is a fabulously renovated Art Deco cinema. A fantastic experience for people who want a grown up cinema trip.

Today, the cinema is a fully operational independent cinema, screening films days of the year. Reviewed January 1, via mobile What a fabulous experience. We record contact information about our customers to enable rez to retrieve their tickets.

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Log in Join Recently viewed Bookings Inbox. The cinema – one of twelve showing the same film simultaneously – was ridiculously hot. Opening Times Monday-Friday For a period during the s, the second room was used as a bingo hall and often the calling of the numbers gerkhamsted be heard at the same time as the film being screened. Is this attraction a “must-see” location? Response from Karen W Reviewed this property.

Love the velvet glamour.

Campaigners formed the Rex Film and Arts Centre Trust to put forward a number of commercial proposals for a leisure complex including cinema screens, a swimming pool and a pub. About Us Help Center. See all 2 nearby hotels See all 81 nearby restaurants See all 23 nearby attractions.

Retrieved 23 March Stan Laurel Coogan and Oliver Hardy Reilly are touring postwar Britain in the hope of bankrolling their next picture, berkhaksted their time seems to be passing. What is Certificate of Excellence?

A couple of months ago I went to see the latest Bond film at a ‘modern’ cinema complex.

The most comfortable cinema seats ever – The Rex Cinema

Cinema audiences now gain access to the cinema, via a staircase and side entrance, to a more modest entrance foyer and box office which are located in an area underneath the stalls on the first floor. Great screen, superb atmosphere. The ElgivaChesham. Never been here before but went yesterday and cannot wait to go back. However she has broken her leg. The Rex Cinema is a stunning s Art Deco cinema, brought up to date with excellent sound, screen, and marvellous, comfortable plush seating.


The Freddie Mercury story. After a public campaign and fundraising scheme, he led a project to restore a derelict Art Deco cinema in nearby St Albanswhich re-opened in November as the Odyssey Cinema, St Albans. And after verkhamsted can go for a romantic walk along the canal.

The Rex, Berkhamsted

InHannaway won the contract to restore the cinema interior; with a team of volunteer workers, he pulled down the partition walls and restored the auditorium to single-screen function. It was accessed by offixe external iron staircase to reduce the fire risk of bringing flammable nitrate film stock into the theatre.

TripAdvisor LLC is not responsible for content on external web sites. Egerton House was demolished and the Rex Cinema was erected in its place. Cinemas of Hertfordshire rev. See all reviews. Reviewed 8 January A wonderful Visit.

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