Entertaining the people of Auckland in style...

Our restored old-style single screen movie theatre palace has been showing movies since 1915!


Welcome to Jan Grefstad's Hollywood Cinema


20 St. Georges Road, Avondale, Auckland.

Phone 09 828 8393.

Enjoy the latest high-tech movies in our comfortable, friendly and nostalgic surroundings.



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Fresh Movies

  • The Theory of Everything

    Academy Award Winner! - Best Actor: Eddie Redmayne

    Biopic on renowned theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking. Stars Eddie Redmayne (Les Miserables) as Hawking and Felicity Jones (Like Crazy) as his long time partner, Jane. New Zealander Anthony McCarten adapted Jane's memoir Travelling to Infinity and produces, having tenaciously pursued the project since 2004. Directed by James Marsh (Man on Wire).

  • Still Alice

    Academy Award Winner! - Best Actress: Julianne Moore

    Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kate Bosworth and Kristen Stewart star in this drama based on the bestselling novel by Lisa Genova. Harvard professor Alice (Moore) is happily married with three grown children, until she is diagnosed with the early onset of Alzheimer's disease.


  • Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

  • Winner of 4 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Director!

    Michael Keaton (Batman) leads this black comedy, from the director of 21 Grams, as a washed-up actor - known for portraying iconic superhero Birdman. Now, he's trying desperately to succeed in an upcoming Broadway play in order to win back his former glory. Co-stars Emma Stone, Edward Norton, Naomi Watts and Zach Galifianakis. Winner of two Golden Globes (including Keaton's first ever) and winner of four Academy Awards.