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Cinemas in Leicester

Looking to catch a flick in Leicester? There’s plenty of cinemas to choose from…

From blockbusters and latest big releases to independent arthouse films and Bollywood classic, Leicester can boast a true variety when it comes to cinemas.

Find out more about all of the great cinemas in Leicester below…

Showcase Leicester


Vue Cinema, Leicester

Meridian Leisure Park, Lubbesthorpe Way, Braunstone, Leicester LE19 1JZ
tel: 0871 224 0240

Located out at Meridian, Vue Leicester has nine screens and a capacity of 2,391. It boasts Sony 4k digital cinema technology as well as Dolby ‘Profound Sound’ and an innovative stepped searing system to help improve the overall experience. It also has free WiFi and free parking.

Vue cinema Leicester


Odeon Cinema, Leicester

Freemans Leisure Park, 90 Aylestone Road, Leicester LE2 7LB
tel: 0871 22 44 007

Just outside the city centre in Freemans Park, the Odeon is a popular choice for cinema-goers in and around Leicester. It has a total of twelve screens – making it one of the biggest cinemas in Leicester – and can also be used for conference or event hire.

Odeon cinema Leicester


Showcase Cinema, Leicester

7 Highcross Lane, Leicester LE1 4SD
tel: 0871 220 1000

The Showcase Cinema De Lux in Leicester forms part of the £350 million re-development of The Highcross shopping centre, which opened in September 2008. Find out more about Showcase Leicester.

Showcase Leicester


Phoenix Cinema Art Cafe Bar

4 Midland Street, Leicester LE1 1TG
tel: 0116 242 2800

A great independent cinema which is run in collaboration with De Montfort University, the Phoenix is the place to go to for arthouse cinema, digital art and more. It also runs regular exhibitions and workshops, so it’s schedule is always worth checking out. Find out more about Phoenix Leicester.

Phoneix Cinema Leicester