We screen a selection of the latest mainstream Blockbusters plus a selection of Arthouse, Classics, Festival & International films & documentaries, as well as New Zealand films and documentaries. Located in the Heart of the Bush in the Tararua District, 200km north of Wellington, our community owned and operated cinema proudly brings you a first class Digital movie experience at an affordable price. Beyond our monthly scheduled line-up, our cinema is available for private screenings, school screenings and fundraiser screenings. Both the Upstairs Cinema and the Downstairs Theatre are available for private bookings, hiring and fundraiser events. The Regent Upstairs Cinema is a Member of NZ Motion Picture Exhibitors Association. We are proud to be the sole provider of big screen entertainment to the people of the Tararua District and proud to be a community owned and operated independent cinema.
ADVANCE BOOKINGS BOOKINGS FOR ANY SESSION MAY BE MADE IN PERSON AT THE THEATRE BOX OFFICE OR BY PHONE: 06 376 8607 This is our preferred method of booking. (Note: the Regent Box Office and phone is only attended during normal screening times. Screening times may be found on our web-site or in the Bush Telegraph) BOOK BY EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Note: Email bookings should be made no less less than 24 hours before the session. PLEASE INCLUDE ALL OF THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IN YOUR EMAIL : Your name A contact phone number The name of the film being booked. Day, Date and Time of session required The number of seats required and whether the booking is for an Adult, Child, Senior Citizen, Student or Community Services card holder. Doors open 30 minutes prior to screenings. Your reservation will be held up to 15 minutes prior to the start of the session booked. Reservations not collected & paid for by 15 minutes prior to the start of the session may be on-sold. Sorry we DON'T have EFTPOS. Payment by cash or cheque only
ADULT: $13 *CONCESSION: $10 CHILD: (primary school)$8 Child Pre-school: (available at G or PG rated family matinees only)$4 *Concession includes: Super Gold Card holders, Community Services Card holders & Secondary school students. (Please show your Concession card or student ID card to get your discount) Sorry, we don’t have EFTPOS but there is an ATM at ANZ and BNZ less than 2 minutes walk away. Different charges may apply for SPECIAL EVENT screenings. We screen every Wednesday,Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with extra sessions during school holidays and when needed.
3D SCREENINGS Normal ticket prices apply for 3D screenings, however to view the digital 3D movie you will need battery-operated, active-shutter, infra-red 3D glasses; these are available for hire @ $3 each when you buy your tickets at the box-office. Note: "Real D" 3D glasses will not work for our 3D screenings.
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