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 Hobbit: the Battle of the Five Armies

    Peter Jackson's return to Middle Earth concludes with part three of his adaptation of J.R.R Tolkien's The Hobbit. A young Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman, The Office), Gandalf the Grey (Ian McKellen), legendary warrior Thorin Oakensheild (Richard Armitage, Spooks) and a posse of 13 dwarves journey to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, which was long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug.

  • My Old Lady

    Kevin Kline is Mathias, a broke New York drunk who inherits an apartment in Paris from his estranged father in this comedy-drama. He goes to France to liquidate the asset, but finds a refined old woman (Maggie Smith) living there with her protective daughter (Kristen Scott Thomas). Mathias learns that the apartment is a 'viager' - an ancient French real estate agreement - and that he will not get actual possession of the apartment until the old lady dies.


  • The Imitation Game

    The director of Norwegian crime thriller Headhunters helms this World War II true story of Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch) - the English mathematician and logician who set out to break the Enigma code used by the Nazis. Co-stars Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode and Mark Strong.