Cave Cinema - Week 1

Classic films and family favourites in the South West's only pop-up underground cinema. Tuesday 30th July to Friday 30th August.

Date: 30th July to 2nd August
Cave Cinema - Week 1

Our pop-up underground cinema offers a unique experience like no other! Sit back, relax, and watch a movie in a deckchair in Britains Oldest Home! It's been home to Neanderthals and Ice Age animals including woolly mammoths, bears & lions. 

Our Cave Cinema offers an unforgettable movie-watching experience, blending the magic of film with the natural beauty and mystery of one of the UK's most important prehistoric sites.  Click here for full list of films

FILMS Week 1- Tuesday 30th july to friday 2nd August


Tuesday 30th July


From the imagination of Steven Spielberg, The Goonies plunges a band of small heroes into a swashbuckling, surprise-around-every-corner quest beyond their wildest dreams! Following a mysterious treasure map into a spectacular underground realm of twisting passages, outrageous booby-traps and a long-lost pirate ship full of golden doubloons, the kids race to stay one step ahead of a family of bumbling bad guys... and a mild-mannered monster with a face only a mother could love. A family adventure classic from start to buccaneering finish, is a cinematic treasure trove of breathtaking action, dazzling effects and shiver-yer-timbers thrills!

IT (2017) (18)

Tuesday 30th July 


In the summer of 1989, a group of bullied kids band together to destroy a shape-shifting monster, which disguises itself as a clown and preys on the children of Derry, their small Maine town.

maleficent (PG)

Wednesday 31st July  6.30pm

The 'Sleeping Beauty' tale is told from the perspective of the princess' evil nemesis, Maleficent


Wednesday 31st July 


British horror film The Descent follows six women on a caving expedition which goes terrifyingly wrong. Watch this critically acclaimed thriller an underground world of the cave cinema. Are you brave enough?

ice age (U)

Thursday 1st August  


During the ice age, a woolly mammoth loner with a tragic past joins a wisecracking sloth and a scheming sabre-toothed tiger on a dangerous journey to reunite a one-year-old boy with his hunter father.

the silence of the lambs (18)

Thursday 1st August      


An FBI trainee is assigned by her superior to interview an imprisoned, cannibalistic psychopath, Hannibal "the Cannibal" Lecter, in the hope that he may help uncover the identity of an elusive serial killer.

the greatest showman

Friday 2nd August  


'The Greatest Showman' is a bold and original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and the sense of wonder we feel when dreams come to life.

the lost boys (15)

Friday 2nd August


Sam and his older brother Michael are all-American teens with all-American interests. But after they move with their mother to peaceful Santa Carla, California, things mysteriously begin to change. Michael's not himself lately. And Mum's not going to like what he's turning into. The Lost Boys reshapes vampire tradition, deftly mixing heart-pounding terror, rib-tickling laughs and a body-gyrating rock soundtrack. Under Joel Schumacher's direction, a marvellous cast - Jason Patric, Jami Gertz, Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, Corey Haim, Barnard Hughes and Edward Herrmann - stakes you to gleefully ghoulish entertainment

Prices  £14.00 per person
Booking Booking essential
Times Please see the individual film

Age Restriction

Please see the individual film

Important information:

Tickets are for entry to the cinema only. All films will start promptly so please allow plenty of time to arrive and choose your seats. Seating is provided (weight restriction of 17 stone; for more information please call). The caves are a constant temperature of 14c. We recommend sensible footwear and dress up warm - visitors are welcome to bring blankets. Under 16's must be accompanied by a full-paying adult. 

Please note: only food and drink purchased from the Kents Cavern Cafe will be allowed into the cinema. We have a strict no-litter policy in the caves for conservation purposes.

Accessibility: The Cave Cinema is located in one of our most accessible cave chambers. Please note there is a slope, which all visitors will need to walk down. Otherwise accessing the cinema is relatively easy. We regret that we are unable to allow mobility scooters into the cinema. We ask that wheelchair users wanting to access the cinema call the caves on 01803 215 136 so arrangements can be made.

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