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.

Sat 23 Jan 8:30pm nc
Tue 26 Jan 5:00pm nc
Wed 27 Jan 8:00pm nc

A spiritualist medium (Judi Dench) holds a seance for a writer suffering from writers block but accidentally summons the spirit of his deceased first wife.

Fri 22 Jan 5:00pm nc
Sun 24 Jan 5:00pm nc
Wed 27 Jan 5:00pm nc

Spike Lee documents the former Talking Heads frontman's brilliant, timely 2019 Broadway show, based on his recent album and tour of the same name.
1h45m M

Tue 26 Jan 8:00pm Final

The prehistoric family the Croods are challenged by a rival family the Bettermans, who claim to be better and more evolved.
1h35m PG

Fri 22 Jan 11:00am
Sat 23 Jan 3:00pm
Mon 25 Jan 11:00am
Tue 26 Jan 2:00pm
Wed 27 Jan 2:00pm

Secret Impressionists. The story of the art revolution at the core of the Impressionist movement, through an exploration of fifty legendary paintings.

1h20m E

Thu 21 Jan 5:00pm tlc Final

A downtrodden man experiences an ethical crisis and travels back to his hometown in rural Italy to recalibrate his moral compass.
1h34m M


British World War II thriller about Churchill's spy agency SOE who recruit civilian women and train them to be spies.
2h04m M

Fri 22 Jan 8:00pm tlc
Sat 23 Jan 5:30pm tlc
Sun 24 Jan 8:00pm tlc

Bonus 'encore' screenings from the recent festival.


Amazing Leonardo [E] 90m


The Great Beauty [M] 142m

Animated fantasy family adventure following a silver dragon and his pal, an ophaned boy, as they search for the Rim of Heaven.
1h32m PG

Sat 23 Jan 12:30pm
Mon 25 Jan 2:00pm
Tue 26 Jan 11:00am

Documentary following Brisbane’s world-class Lisa Gasteen National Opera Program as it prepares a production of Carmen, with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra.
1h34m E

Fri 22 Jan 5:00pm tlc Final

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


Fast forward to the 1980s as Wonder Woman's next big screen adventure finds her facing two all-new foes: Max Lord and The Cheetah.

Fri 22 Jan 8:00pm
Sun 24 Jan 1:30pm
Mon 25 Jan 4:30pm

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

Fri 22 Jan 2:00pm nc
Sun 24 Jan 11:00am nc
Wed 27 Jan 11:00am nc

Documentary on Colin McLaren, a 77 year old living off grid for 30 years on Rakino Island.
1h18m PG

Sun 24 Jan 5:00pm tlc Final

11 year old Aziz needs a liver transplant after being seriously injured during a terrorist ambush while on holiday in 2011. At the hospital a family secret will be revealed.
1h36m M

Sat 23 Jan 8:30pm tlc Final

A young woman, traumatized by a tragic event in her past, seeks out vengeance against men who cross her path.
1h53m R18


'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

11:00am The Croods: A New Age [PG] 95m
2:00pm Dreambuilders [PG] 81m NC
5:00pm Blithe Spirit [PG] 99m NC
5:00pm Love Opera [E] 94m FINAL TLC
8:00pm Wonder Woman 1984 [M] 151m
8:00pm A Call to Spy [M] 124m TLC
9:00pm Cinema in the Artworks Courtyard - free screening
            Cirque Du Soleil - Quidam [G] 91m

12:30pm Dragon Rider [PG] 92m
3:00pm The Croods: A New Age [PG] 95m
5:30pm Studio Italia Cinema Italiano Festival
           Amazing Leonardo [E] 90m ENCORE
5:30pm A Call to Spy [M] 124m TLC
8:30pm The Dry [M] 117m NC
8:30pm A Son [M] 96m FINAL TLC

11:00am Dreambuilders [PG] 81m NC
1:30pm Wonder Woman 1984 [M] 151m
5:00pm Blithe Spirit [PG] 99m NC
5:00pm The Man on the Island [PG] 78m FINAL TLC
8:00pm Studio Italia Cinema Italiano Festival
           The Great Beauty [M] 142m ENCORE
8:00pm A Call to Spy [M] 124m TLC

11:00am The Croods: A New Age [PG] 95m
2:00pm Dragon Rider [PG] 92m
4:30pm Wonder Woman 1984 [M] 151m
8:00pm Private Screening

11:00am Dragon Rider [PG] 92m
2:00pm The Croods: A New Age [PG] 95m
5:00pm The Dry [M] 117m NC
8:00pm David Byrne's American Utopia [M] 105m FINAL

11:00am Dreambuilders [PG] 81m NC
2:00pm The Croods: A New Age [PG] 95m
5:00pm Blithe Spirit [PG] 99m NC
8:00pm The Dry [M] 117m NC

'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.