Cinemas in Newcastle

This article explores some of the greatest cinemas in Newcastle, in and around the Geordie city. Expect a unique variety of cinemas, including sensory effects, popcorn and luxury cinema seats. We hope you Enjoy Newcastle for the ultimate cinema experience.

Everyman Cinema


The Everyman Cinema is located on Grey’s Street in Newcastle city centre. This cinema is a unique cinema venue in Newcastle, providing a bespoke cinema experience. What makes this Cinema so quirky is their comfy sofa-like chairs, as well as their unique customer service, including alcohol and delicious pizza served directly to your seat. The Everyman cinema is perfect for date night and top of fun things to do in Newcastle.

Cineworld: The Gate Cinema


Cineworld is located in the iconic Gate in Newcastle on Newgate Street. This cinema has a full digital sound system, creating a striking cinematic atmosphere. Cineworld offers 4D sensory experiences with real life effects such as bubbles, fog and wind, as well as a large leg room space and comfy cinema chairs. To enhance your cinema experience, Cineworld shows their films on 3 large screens, perfect to enjoy the film to the fullest.

Tyneside Cinema


Located on Pilgrim Street is Tyneside cinema, with a multi award winning learning programme. This cinema provides immense opportunities for everyone to get stuck into filmmaking. Further more, you can top off your cinema experience with some of the very best food and drinks from the Tyneside cinema bar, locally sourced from organic produce. A remarkable fact about Tyneside is that it is a registered charity, improving lives through educational cinema.

Metrocentre Odeon


The Odeon cinema is a 17 minute drive or 10 minute train from Newcastle city centre. The cinema is located in the Metrocentre, the second biggest shopping centre in the UK. This cinema includes a range of screens that show all recent films out currently. They offer popcorn, sweets, nachos and don’t forget the mouth-watering Tango Ice Blasts. This cinema was moved and renovated for a new and modern cinema experience.

Star and Shadow Cinema


Star and Shadow Cinema is located on Stepney Bank in Newcastle, a cinema not as well-known as the others. This cinema is quite unique, being a volunteer-run DIY cinema, a space for a ‘dialogic approach’ to culture through watching, talking, listening and thinking . The Star and Shadow is the audience, it’s what makes the cinema a space for involvement, being a talking led cinema show.


We hope you enjoyed exploring cinemas in Newcastle for the ultimate cinema experience! For more information or to recommend any other cinemas in Newcastle for us to try, drop us a message on our social media linked below.

For now, check out our other Enjoy Newcastle blogs including, ‘Walks in Newcastle‘ and ‘Brunch in Newcastle‘.

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