The toasty aroma of popcorn, squeaky seats, first-date gazes, dimming lights, curtains opening, laughter, tears, hearts racing, connections, togetherness, empathy, getting lost in the story....the cinema atmosphere is hard to beat. A communal experience (unless you've hit the jackpot and landed an entire screen to yourself) - there's just so much satisfaction in watching a film on the big screen. Something that will never get old amongst film-goers.
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For me, a night at the flicks beats a night on the town. Slurping (in a quiet and respectful way, of course!) overpriced sodas and munching on toasted kernels with the latest blockbuster or a re-run of a classic is, in my view, perfection.
London does film well all year round but during the summer evenings, it's particularly...