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Apollo Cinema

Hollywood Park, Barrow-in-Furness, England
+44 345 308 4620
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40 mins of ear bashing advertising before movie

I have brought ear plugs to this cinema several times because the audio is so loud during the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Shaun S
Ulverston, United Kingdom
via mobile
Rubbish place

Cold screens untidy and management don’t know what they are doing I would never watch a film there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good26%
  • Average32%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible11%
12 Sep 2017
“Captive audience”
2 days ago
“40 mins of ear bashing advertising before movie”
Hollywood Park, Barrow-in-Furness, England
+44 345 308 4620
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have brought ear plugs to this cinema several times because the audio is so loud during the adverts that it drives me insane. These ads are usually around 40 mins long, and are punctuated with the 'wow isn't this sound system awesome' booming and...More

Thank Shaun S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cold screens untidy and management don’t know what they are doing I would never watch a film there again and I would never recommend anyone going there to

Thank jdman35
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This is now part of Vue Cinemas. Living in Barrow we are a bit of a captive audience at the end of a thirty mile cul de sac. Good range of films and new releases simultaneously with the rest of the country. Went to see...More

Thank 973SimonR973
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Went with my daughter to see latest planet of the apes installment. Movie was good. Price ok at £4.99 each. My daughter got a tray of popcorn, a medium drink, and a chocolate bar for £3.98- reasonable. However in cinema 4, there is a lingering...More

Thank jillmccarthy2017
Reviewed 24 May 2017

At the moment the cinema price is 4.99 for adults. Tuesday all day is also cheaper at 3.99. The staff are very helpul.

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Overall poor, lacking in atmosphere and feels run down without too much reason. Picture quality and sound was fine but nothing like the best you can see for the same price in the north west.

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We spent a couple of days in Barrow so called in the Vue Apollo Cinema for something to do - All films £4.99 can't be robbed for that. We bought the tickets from a machine in the Foyer with no problems, about half an hour...More

Thank KJ1_Pete
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I are avid film goers and visit this cinema at least once a month. I have to say the trip does leave a lot to be desired but at the end of the day what are the alternatives? The food is crazy...More

Thank Esther B
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

A decent sized cinema offering all the latest films on offer with decent seating an plenty of room with a good choice of food on offer

Thank David C
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Decent film choice but food and drink are expensive if taking children, i am sure that they would sell much more if prices were more reasonable. I take some sweets and a carton drink in for our grand children simply because after paying for tickets...More

Thank Norman P
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