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Empire Cinema Sunderland

  • Sunderland
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Attraction Information

Empire Cinema in Sunderland re-defines luxurious film watching, with their special VIP boxes and showing the latest blockbusters across 12 giant screens, the only thing left to do is get the popcorn.

Everyone loves a good ol’ film, and at Empire Cinema in Sunderland, they’ve got films to suit everyone's tastes. From action-packed adventure to comedies that make you chuckle, you’ll be able to dive into a whole world of movie magic. If you’re fancying an indulgent experience or want to spoil the family, then check out the VIP Boxes. You’ll have the pleasure of watching your favourite film from a private box with its own booming sound system - go on, treat yourself! 

Empire Cinema is the perfect place to introduce your tiny ones to the giant screen with Empire Parent and Baby. With a special screening environment of softer lights and lower sounds, the cinema makes for a great rainy afternoon for all the family. 

  • Great choice of the latest films
  • 12 screens 
  • VIP boxes for an indulgent experience


Opening hours

Times vary depending on film showings - see website for full details


General Admissions
Prices vary depending on film and showing time - look out for off-peak promotions

Travel & Contact Information


Empire Cinemas, Sunniside Leisure, 4 Lambton Street, null, Tyne and Wear, SR1 1TP, England

Phone number



Click here to visit Empire Cinema Sunderland's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Empire Cinema Sunderland has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, snacks are available.

Yes, Empire Cinema Sunderland is wheelchair friendly.

No, Empire Cinema Sunderland have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Empire Cinema Sunderland has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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