Christmas Classics

Winter is coming, and we can’t wait! This December the Tyneside will be filled with Christmas cheer, bursting at the seams with merriment and head to toe in tinsel and glitter.

Grab a post-work mulled cider in Tyneside Bar Cafe, join us for a Die Hard double-bill, because nothing says Christmas like Bruce Willis in a vest.

Get that warm and fuzzy feeling with our traditional screenings of It’s A Wonderful Life, and enjoy mulled wine and mince pies in our beautiful Classic auditorium. From iconic Christmas classics to cult favourites, live choirs and festive afternoon teas, we have it all at Tyneside Cinema this Christmas.

To buy tickets click on the name of the film title below, see you at the cinema film fans! Page last updated 8 Oct.

The Muppet Christmas Carol

The Muppet Christmas Carol comes to Tyneside Cinema this December. Family-friendly and festive, it’s not Christmas without Kermit. Selling fast, last few remaining.

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Die Hard Double-Bill

A  Tyneside Cinema Christmas classic. Is it even Christmas if you haven’t seen Bruce Willis in a vest? We don’t think so. The Die Hard Double-Bill is one of our most popular Christmas screenings. Yippie-Ki-Yay…

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It's a Wonderful Life

Considered one of the most beloved films in cinematic history, It’s A Wonderful Life has become essential viewing during the Christmas season and a Tyneside Cinema tradition.

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A Night of Good Cheer: It's a Wonderful Life

Settle down in our stunning Classic Circle and enjoy a live choir on stage before a screening of It’s A Wonderful Life, complete with a glass of mulled wine and a mince pie. Once the film has finished join us for an exclusive party where you can enjoy a free glass of fizz on arrival to our beautiful Art Deco Coffee Rooms. Sold out.

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The Polar Express Family Event

Don your pyjamas, grab a hot chocolate and settle in for the Polar Express, followed by a special visit from Santa! Selling fast, last few remaining.

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Home Alone: Double Bill

Join us for a double bill of Home Alone and Home Alone 2: Lost in New York to get you in the Christmas spirit. Merry Christmas ya filthy animals! Selling fast, last few remaining.

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Elf stands out as one of the rare modern Christmas flicks to join the roster of classics.

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Home Alone

Come and relive all your childhood dreams of being left to your own troublemaking devices courtesy of this holiday movie gift that just keeps on giving, penned by the great John Hughes (The Breakfast Club) and directed by Chris Columbus (Mrs. Doubtfire). Plus, don’t forget that magically festive soundtrack… Selling fast, last few remaining.

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The Grinch

On the outskirts of Whoville, there lives a green, revenge-seeking Grinch (Jim Carrey), who plans on ruining Christmas for all of the citizens of the town. Selling fast, last few remaining.

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The holiday

This screening of The Holiday includes a “Survival Kit” containing Prosecco, Popcorn and Tissues. Dumped and depressed, English rose Iris agrees to swap homes with similarly unlucky in love Californian Amanda for a much-needed break. Iris finds herself in a palatial Hollywood mansion while Amanda navigates the lanes of a picture-perfect English village. Soon enough, both lovelorn ladies bump into local lads perfect for a romantic pick-me-up. Selling fast, last few remaining.

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Watch the classic comedy-horror (which is also definitely a Christmas film!) Gremlins on the big screen this December.

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BBFC Advice: Contains moderate violence and fantasy horror.


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