Cinemas & Movies

So when you are aboard ship, do try to catch up on that movie or old blockbuster you missed first time around. What are your options?
Well some ships have a dedicated cinema; some have a screen outside and most have a movie channel on the TV or a DVD library.
There may be a fee which is charged to your on-board account, or in some case the viewing may be complimentary.
You will find details in your cabin and/or on the daily newspaper produced by your cruise line, but hopefully this guide will help a little, and if you have any questions don't hesitate to speak to the reception on-board your ship.

Movies by the pool
Cruise LineDedicated CinemaFilms on TV in cabinDVD LibraryOutdoor sea screenOther Movie VenuesExtra information
Azamara Club Cruises N Y - - Cabaret Lounge -
Carnival Cruises On selected ships Y Y Y - Carnival Liberty, Valor, Freedom, Victory, Triumph, Destiny, Splendor, Dream, Conquest, Glory, Magic, Breeze & Sunshine have a seascreen with movies screened
Celebrity Cruises Y Y - - Main Theatre Celebrity Central -
Costa Cruises 4d cinema on selected ships Y Y Y Main Theatre Costa Fascinosa, Favolosa, Deliziosa, Pacifica, Luminosa & Serena have giant screens, but do not show movies
Cruise & Maritime N Y Y - Cabaret -
Crystal N Y Y - - -
Cunard Y Y - - Illuminations Royal Court Theatre 3D films may be available in Illuminations on QM2
Disney Y Y - Y Main Theatre All ships have a cinema and Movies on Deck, some may be first-run Disney films
Fred Olsen only on Black Watch Y Y - Neptune Lounge on selected days, Marina Theatre -
Holland America Line Y Y - Y - All ships have small dedicated Cinemas
Hurtigruten N N - - - Not every cabin category has a TV
MSC 4D cinema on selected ships Y - Y Theatre for broadway style shows Musica & Fantasia class ships have outside screens but do not show movies
NCL N Y - Y - Epic has an outdoor screen
Oceania N Y Y - Theatre for live shows and musicals -
P&O Cruises Y Y - Y

Adonia - Curzon Lounge

Azura - Malabar Ventura & Oceana - Theatre

There is a cinema on Arcadia, Aurora and Oriana. Azura has an outdoor cinema SeaScreen
Princess Cruises N Y - Y Theatre for Broadway Productions Golden, Crown, Sea, Star, Dawn, Coral, Caribbean, Emerald, Ruby, Sun, Island, Diamond, Sapphire and Grand Princess have a seascreen with movies screened
Regent N Y Y - - -
Royal Caribbean N Y - Y Aqua Theatre Outdoor movie screen available on Allure, Oasis, Independence, Freedom, Liberty, Radiance & Splendour
Seabourn N Y Y N - Movies occasionally shown in Theatre
Seadream N Y Y Y - -
Silversea N Y Y - - Silver Explorer & Spirit have interactive TV rather than DVD players
Star Clipper N Y Y - - -
Thomson only on thomson spirit Y Y Thomson Discovery -Theatre for west end style shows DVD players are available in some Suites,Dedicated cinema on Thomson Spirit. Discovery has an outdoor screen.
Voyages to Antiquity N Y - - - Movies being shown, but not on demand
Windstar N Y Y - - -
best for cinemas & movies is P&O Cruises
Azura has a Seascreen – an outdoor screen in the pool area.

Dedicated Cinemas

Although they come very close to Disney Cruise Line, both have a dedicated cinema on 4 of their ships. However with P&O Cruises you have the choice of an adult-only ship.
P&O Cruises have dedicated cinemas on Arcadia, Aurora and Oriana. Azura has a Seascreen – an outdoor screen in the pool area.

P&O Cruises cater for movie lovers while at sea

Other Venues Onboard

There are other venues on board P&O Cruises' ships where movies are shown; The Curzon Lounge on Adonia, The Malabar on Azura and the Theatre on board both Ventura and Oceana.
P&O Cruises cater for movie lovers while at sea. So relax and enjoy a movie whether you like a romantic love film or an action-packed adventure film, there will be something for you on board.

Movies In Your Cabin

Movies In Your Cabin

Although there isn't a DVD library available with P&O Cruises, there are movies on the TV for you to enjoy in the comfort and privacy of your cabin.


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