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Address: 29 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
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visited twice in December...once for a 3d version of Star Wars and the second time for the Hunger Games Pt2.....service was great and the theatre was busy. The 3d glasses... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2015
TheKernel01
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Toowoomba, Australia

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Oamaru, New Zealand
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6 reviews
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Not enough staff on for a screening and slow service. Bad signage and poorly informative. Not a consistent reading cinemas experience.

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Thank Shane_Rees
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Be sure to come early! Its a Friday night and only one person is at the counter. A very dated venue.

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Thank Leigh A
Toowoomba, Australia
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70 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015

visited twice in December...once for a 3d version of Star Wars and the second time for the Hunger Games Pt2.....service was great and the theatre was busy. The 3d glasses supplied were second rate and restricted ones view of the screen. The sound was ordinary. Seats were comfortable. Recommend the boysenberry ice-cream!!! Noise from adjoining theatres was a distraction during... More 

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1 Thank TheKernel01
Dunedin, New Zealand
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015

The staff were very helpful and friendly. The theatre clean and in good condition. They didn't take my Dunedin Readings club card, but they did say they would be able to in the future when they update their system.

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Thank Sonia M
Wellington, New Zealand
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186 reviews
80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015

It's like a baby version of Reading in Courtney Place Wellington. Staff was friendly and I'm happy there's a "familiar" place to go to for movies near our Hotel.

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1 Thank TAROTZAMM
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 February 2015

Been going to movies regularly for years and collecting points so was disappointed when wasn't allowed to swap unwanted popcorn voucher for a soft drink. Service always quite slow.

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Thank rubbaxpop
Invercargill, New Zealand
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2015

Out dated technology. Poor sound and marginal vision. Service is appalling...always a long and painful queue.

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Thank Kiwi-Daz-NZ
Invercargill, New Zealand
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2014

small, petite and bijou but great viewing. You can collect points to get money off movies and its worth doing, because it doesnt take long.

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Thank nuuutymel
Timaru, New Zealand
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68 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2014 via mobile

This was good for going to the movies. The team were helpful and always pushing for the upgrades. If they were less focused on that and just focused on getting the queues through it would be a great place.

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1 Thank Keilisi F
Invercargill, New Zealand
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57 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2014

Facilities and movie were good, but the service was slow as , queuing for a ticket was like watching paint dry...... two young staff running around like headless chickens but the people wanting snacks held up the ever increasing lines of arriving people.......made all the worse seeing that the ticket only area was closed and us not actually wanting a... More 

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2 Thank Kenny P

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