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Address: Near the main Traffic Circle, Kampot, Cambodia

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Under renovation

Being renovated right now. Was hard to find on a scorching day. The only thing you may enjoy so far is a front face, we'll see what it turns into in future.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 December 2015
Oskemen, Kazakhstan
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Oskemen, Kazakhstan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

Being renovated right now. Was hard to find on a scorching day. The only thing you may enjoy so far is a front face, we'll see what it turns into in future.

Thank bazmek
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

Nothing much to tell about the place. The façade was pretty plain and there wasn`t anything going on when I went there, so, in a nutshell, I just wasted time finding the place.

Thank danielyabu
Karatu, Tanzania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2015

We were there to see a documentary about a Cambodian-american poet- and the whole theater was packed. It was really hot and there probably weren't enough fans but it was so cool to see this kind of arts scene in Kampot.

Thank twendesasa90
Hanoi, Vietnam
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2013

We drove through it several times and decided to stop by for a visit but it's close and the 'neighbors' of the place said it's not possible to visit. Nice heritage building but nothing happened there.

1 Thank vn_hoangnguyen
Poole, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2013

There are two old cinemas in Kampot. One has been demolished all bar the facade but thankfully this one is still standing although in dire need of a makeover. I went inside as was met by a nice lady who was welcoming but spoke very little English. It was almost too dark to take photos and a bit gloomy but... More 

2 Thank Dorsetbruce
Chengdu, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2012

This 60-year-old cinema is of considerable heritage value and it was a wonderfully modernist look to it. Sadly, it is no longer in use but with Kampot slowly coming back to life, now as a destination for European travellers, it may one day come back to like. Lety's hope.

2 Thank Raymond W
Kampot, Cambodia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2012

Open only one week after neighbours complaning. So Sad

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2012

Any film or movie fans passing through Kampot should stop by the vintage 'Royal' cinema house and take a look around. It's one of the four original cinema houses in Kampot, established in 1951, and is the only one you can currently visit thanks to the kindly family who actually resides there now, welcoming visitors to stop by. They sell... More 

4 Thank JackRo_2012

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