Support local indy cinema with better hotdogs, pick n mix, drinks, coffee, community vibes and 2 for 1 for EEK Members!
Loved by locals and for good reason. Genesis is a great place to enjoy the latest releases or revisit cult classics with family and friends. EEK members can enjoy *2 for 1 on films showing on screens 1,2 & 3 and on Thursdays you can now enjoy all screenings for just £3!
Parent and Baby Screenings
Genesis runs Parent & Baby screenings from their screens 4 & 5 every Thursday. Featuring comfortable sofas and armchairs complete with blankets and Ottoman foot-stalls you’ll feel right at home.
Food & Drink at Genesis Cinema
The ground floor Grind House Café serves up coffee from London’s local micro-roastery Nude Espresso, and freshly-baked pastries and Cro-doughs from nearby 100 year-old family bakery Rinkoff.
For more substantial meals, the Kitchen is open daily serving a menu of pizzas, amazing hot dogs, Pieminster pies and sausage and mash.
Plus check out hidden gem Bar Paragon, located upstairs in the heart of Genesis Cinema, serving cocktails, wines, cider and ales as well as playing host to poetry nights and special events.
The History of Genesis Cinema
This privately-owned art house cinema, has a historic past opening originally in 1884 as a pub and then running as a music hall with the likes of Charlie Chaplin and Laurel & Hardy treading the boards.
The building has been used as a cinema since 1912 although was derelict for a decade until the current owner Tyrone restored it and re-opened it as Genesis.
*EEK offer: Genesis Cinema is offering 2 for 1 tickets to any show after the first week of release in screens 1, 2 & 3, as well as 2 for 1 tickets for parent and baby screenings in the luxurious Studios 4&5 to all EEK card-holders. Simply show your EEK card when you purchase your tickets.
3D screenings included but subjected to an additional £2 rental for 3D glasses if required. Excludes family tickets prices. Excludes Kids Club. Offer not valid in the first week of release.