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  • Minions: The Rise of Gru
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  • Where The Crawdads Sing
  • The Lion King Reo Māori
  • Lightyear
  • Tutankhamun: The Last Exhibition
  • Men
  • Nude Tuesday
  • Jurassic World: Dominion
  • Top Gun: Maverick
  • Thor: Love and Thunder
  • Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom
  • Mothering Sunday
  • Operation Mincemeat
  • Downton Abbey: A New Era
  • The Duke
  • Andre Rieu Happy Days Are Here Again
  • NT Live 2022: Straight Line Crazy
  • NT Live 2022: The Book of Dust
  • Everything Everywhere All at Once
  • NT Live 2022: Henry V
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★★★★½ "A beautiful crowdpleasing blend of Amelie and The Shape of Water" - (James Croot, Stuff.co.nz).  A crooner with a broken heart, Gaspard had sworn never…
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In the heart of the 1970s, amidst a flurry of feathered hair and flared jeans, Gru (Steve Carell) is growing up in the suburbs. A fanboy of a supervillain…
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★★★★½ "An extraordinary and gripping account of an exceptional life and times" - Stuff.co.nz.   The story of Dame Whina Cooper, the beloved Māori matriarch who…
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LIMITED SESSIONS  ★★★★★ "Disney's classic tale is now a cultural taonga. The Māori chorus gives the big numbers a unique Aotearoa flavour, filling you with the…
To mark the centenary of the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb, Tutankhamun - The Last Exhibition offers spectators, for the first time ever, an extraordinary…
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★★★★ "Exhilarating" "A deft, proudly excessive piece of old-fashioned big-screen entertainment"- BBC.com ★★★★ - Evening Standard Experience the epic conclusion…
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★★★★★ "One hundred percent worth the wait and a cracking five star watch." - Newshub.  97% Certified Fresh - Rotten Tomatoes After more than thirty years of…
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★★★★ "A sensuous, passionate portrait" - Observer.  On a warm spring day in 1924, housemaid and foundling Jane Fairchild (Odessa Young) finds herself alone on…
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★★★★ "Engrossing... an incredible and poignant story... accessible, engaging and human." - Stuff.  It’s 1943. The Allies are determined to break Hitler’s grip…
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From award-winning creator, Julian Fellowes comes the motion picture event DOWNTON ABBEY: A NEW ERA. The much-anticipated cinematic return of the global…
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★★★★ "A British underdog story full of heart, humour and terrific performances" (Stuff.co.nz).  In 1961, Kempton Bunton, a 60 year old taxi driver, stole…
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★★★★½ "An absolute blast... Probably the most fun you'll have in a cinema all year" - Stuff.  Directed by Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert, collectively known…
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SEE IT FIRST AT OUR ADVANCE SCREENING WED 06 JULY - BOOK NOW!  + SELECT TICKETS FOR OPENING WEEKEND ON SALE NOW!  The film finds Thor (Chris Hemsworth) on a…
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★★★★★ "A must see Kiwi movie." "A terrific, timely and absolutely engrossing portrait of Hek's life and work." "Film-makers Aileen O'Sullivan and Toby Mills…
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Frocks & Divas is a fun, frivolous and fabulous journey of the extraordinary women who perform at the Tarnished Frocks & Divas Festival. It’s a platform for…
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Benediction is the true story of English poet, writer and soldier Siegfried Sassoon.  A complex man who survived the horrors of fighting in the First World…
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The Phantom of the Open tells the remarkable true story of Maurice Flitcroft, a crane operator and optimistic dreamer from Barrow-in-Furness who, with the…
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RURAL IRELAND. 1981. A quiet, neglected girl is sent away from her dysfunctional family to live with foster parents for the summer. She blossoms in their care,…
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Jodie Comer (Killing Eve) makes her West End debut in the UK premiere of Suzie Miller’s award-winning play. Tessa is a young, brilliant barrister. She has…
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Kit Harington (Game of Thrones) plays the title role in Shakespeare’s thrilling study of nationalism, war, and the psychology of power. Fresh to the throne,…
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The wait is over! After 2 long years, maestro André Rieu is performing from his hometown of Maastricht once again! We are proud to present André’s brand-new…
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Set twelve years before the epic His Dark Materials trilogy, this gripping adaptation revisits Phillip Pullman’s fantastical world in which waters are rising…
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Book a Film

Location
  • Petone
  • Cuba
  • Pauatahanui
Film
  • A Mermaid in Paris
  • Minions: The Rise of Gru
  • Elvis
  • Whina
  • Where The Crawdads Sing
  • The Lion King Reo Māori
  • Lightyear
  • Tutankhamun: The Last Exhibition
  • Men
  • Nude Tuesday
  • Jurassic World: Dominion
  • Top Gun: Maverick
  • Thor: Love and Thunder
  • Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom
  • Mothering Sunday
  • Operation Mincemeat
  • Downton Abbey: A New Era
  • The Duke
  • Andre Rieu Happy Days Are Here Again
  • NT Live 2022: Straight Line Crazy
  • NT Live 2022: The Book of Dust
  • Everything Everywhere All at Once
  • NT Live 2022: Henry V
  • NT Live 2022: Prima Facie
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  • Please select a location and film
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