'tlc' - At 'The Little Cinema'

'nc' - No complimentary tickets

'FULL' - Session is fully booked

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PH 09 372 4240

Booking required

 EFTPOS (no credit cards)  &  cash

Open every day (except 25/12)


Waiheke Community Cinemas. Waiheke Islands unique 50 and 16 seat movie theatres. Screenings daily. Bringing you the best in cinema entertainment.


Ticket prices

Adults: $16
Concessions: $12

    (Must show current NZ Student, Gold or CS cards)
Children 5-15y: $9 (Under 5's free)

NT Live -  $25 Adult/$20 Concession, Child

MetOpera Live - $33 Adult/$28 Concession, Child

About Bookings​

Currently you can only reserve tickets by leaving a phone message or at the cinema. You will not be required to pay over the phone.
Call us on 09 372 4240. Listen for any booked up sessions (also shown on the website). Press the # key if you wish to skip the recorded message, then speak. You may not hear a beep. This is normal. 
We do not call back unless there is a problem. 
Please provide:

  1. Movie title

  2. Session time and day

  3. Number of people

  4. Your name

  5. Contact number

Please speak clearly (in a place with good cellular reception).
Purchase reserved tickets between 30mins & 10mins before the screening, after which, in the event of a fully booked session, reservations may become void and tickets sold on. Please call us if you wish to cancel or alter your reservation.

Please don't email a reservation.
Feature normally starts at times shown.

Gift Vouchers

Shout your friends and family out to a movie at the cinema with our gift vouchers, available for tickets and confectionery. Come on in to the cinema to purchase.

Film Classifications

G - Suitable for General Audience.

PG - Parental Guidance recommended.

M - Suitable for Mature Audiences. 

R[age] - Restricted to persons [age] and over. (e.g R16)

E - Exempt from classification.

RP[age] - Restricted to persons [age] and over unless accompanied by a parent/guardian. (e.g RP16)

TBC - Rating yet to be confirmed.


Booking reQUIRED

1:00pm Dawn Raid [M] 98m
4:00pm Promising Young Woman [R18] 113m FINAL
7:00pm Music [M] 107m

8:00pm Another Round [M] 116m NEW

5:00pm Spread Your Wings [PG] 113m NEW
5:00pm The Painter and the Thief [M] 107m TLC
8:00pm High Ground [R16] 105m
8:00pm Into the Labyrinth [R16] 130m TLC

2:00pm Dreambuilders [PG] 81m
5:00pm The Painter and the Thief [M] 107m
5:00pm Into the Labyrinth [R16] 130m TLC
8:00pm Another Round [M] 116m
8:00pm Maverick Modigliani [E] 90m TLC

2:00pm Private Session
5:00pm Music [M] 107m
5:00pm Maverick Modigliani [E] 90m TLC
7:30pm Waiheke Rainbow Youth Fundraiser
            Ammonite [R16] 118m - SOLD OUT
7:30pm The Painter and the Thief [M] 107m TLC

5:00pm Another Round [M] 116m
8:00pm French Club Film
            Spread Your Wings [PG] 113m

11:00am Ammonite [R16] 118m
7:00pm Dawn Raid [M] 98m FINAL

1:00pm Music [M] 107m
4:00pm Spread Your Wings [PG] 113m
7:00pm High Ground [R16] 105m

'TLC' - Screening in 'The Little Cinema', located across the hallway. Purchase tickets at the usual  'main cinema'.

'NC' - No complimentary (free) tickets accepted for this session.

'FULL' - Session is fully booked.

Four friends, all high school teachers, test a theory that they will improve their lives by maintaining a constant level of alcohol in their blood.
1h56m M

Thu 25 Feb 8:00pm
Sat 27 Feb 8:00pm
Mon 1 Mar 5:00pm

A bounty hunter and an indigenous Australian hunt down the leader of an Aboriginal mob terrorising Northern Territory in this Australian Outback-set period thriller.
1h54m R16

Fri 26 Feb 8:00pm
Wed 3 Mar 7:00pm

Minna, a young girl misuses her newfound ability to create and control other people's dreams to teach her bothersome stepsister a lesson.

1h21m PG

Sat 27 Feb 2:00pm

A young woman haunted by a tragedy in her past takes revenge on the predatory men unlucky enough to cross her path.
1h53m R18

Wed 24 Feb 4:00pm Final

Explores the life and work of the legendary neurologist and storyteller, as he shares intimate details of his battles.
1h51m E


Desperate for answers about the theft of her paintings from a gallery, the artist seeks out and befriends the man who stole them.
1h47m M

Fri 26 Feb 5:00pm tlc
Sat 27 Feb 5:00pm
Sun 28 Feb 7:30pm tlc

1840s England, an infamous fossil hunter and a young woman sent to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship, altering both of their lives forever.
1h53m M

Tue 2 Mar 11:00am

A private investigator on the verge of death revisits a cold case after the victim turns up alive.
2h10m R16

Fri 26 Feb 8:00pm tlc
Sat 27 Feb 5:00pm tlc

Marking the centenary of the death of Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920), this special cinema event will delve into the story of a remarkable talent that surpassed legend.
1h30m E

Sat 27 Feb 8:00pm tlc
Sun 28 Feb 5:00pm tlc

A group of seniors plan to break out of their retirement home.
1h38m M


This pop musical by Sia sees newly sober Zu struggle to become the guardian and carer for her half-sister Music who has her own struggles following the death of their gran.
1h47m M

Wed 24 Feb 7:00pm

Sun 28 Feb 5:00pm
Wed 3 Mar 1:00pm

'Screen addict' teenager Thomas is sent by his mother to spend the school holidays with his ornithologist father in the beautiful, yet secluded, wetlands of the Camargue region in Southern France.
1h53m PG

Fri 26 Feb 5:00pm

Mon 1 Mar 8:00pm

Wed 3 Mar 4:00pm

The extraordinary untold story of acclaimed New Zealand music label Dawn Raid Entertainment and its two founders, Andy Murnane and Brotha D.
1h38m M

Tue 2 Mar 7:00pm Final

Aaron Falk returns to his drought-stricken hometown to attend a funeral. But his return opens a decades-old wound -- the unsolved death of a teenage girl.
1h57m M