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    22 Spectacular Open-Air Cinemas In The UK

    Surely the most delightful way to watch a film.

    For many, the sight of an open-air cinema won't be unfamiliar; it's just that most of us will have seen one in a movie, not in person. A selection of vintage American muscle cars spread haphazardly across the asphalt, toothpick-chewing teenagers with well-waxed cowlicks sliding leather-jacketed arms round the shoulders of apple-cheeked girls in red dresses and mommy's pearls. Sound about right? Well, let's leave Hollywood and transpose just such a scene to a town or city near you.

    1. The Rooftop Film Club, London

    2. Ascot Racecourse

    3. Spinningfields, Manchester

    4. Bishop’s Park, Fulham

    5. Ravenscourt Park, Hammersmith

    6. Wakehurst Place, West Sussex

    7. The Nomad Cinema, Various locations

    8. Cult Screens, Various locations

    9. Summer Nights Film, Derbyshire

    10. Hall Place, Bexley

    11. Battersea Park, Battersea

    12. Picnic Cinema, Various locations

    13. Hot Tub Cinema, London

    14. Somerset House, London

    15. Regent’s Park Open-Air Theatre, London

    16. Hatfield House, Hertfordshire

    17. Dulwich Park, London

    18. Brockwell Lido, London

    19. Highfield Park, St Albans

    20. Kew Gardens, London

    21. Manor House Gardens, Lewisham

    22. Rochester Castle, Kent