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 Imitation Game

    Academy Award Winner! - Best Adapted Screenplay

    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 but was persecuted for his sexuality. Co-stars Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode and Mark Strong.

  • 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.