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Starlight Cinema Centre

Horomatangi Street | Starlight Arcade, Taupo, New Zealand
+64 7-377 1085
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Needs A Make over

This Cinema is very dated. It needs a major make over, painting, carpet new seats, new screens... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Lynne A
Auckland Region, New Zealand
via mobile
Great little Cinema!

Great place to catch a movie on a night you don't have much planned. Staff are nice and friendly... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
via mobile
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
14 Apr 2017
“Needs A Make over ”
2 Apr 2017
“Great little Cinema! ”
Horomatangi Street | Starlight Arcade, Taupo, New Zealand
+64 7-377 1085
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This Cinema is very dated. It needs a major make over, painting, carpet new seats, new screens. The downstairs cinema with only 12 seats is a complete waste of time. Feels like your in a dungeon. Not impressed.

1  Thank Lynne A
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to catch a movie on a night you don't have much planned. Staff are nice and friendly and tickets are reasonably priced.

Thank JessicaArraj22
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I have been going to Starlight Cinema Centre since I was kid. Over the years it hasn't changed much. The only exception would be recently going from analog to digital. The theatre comprises of five cinemas and one small basic cinema downstairs. The premises smells...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Went for a family movie due to poor weather on holiday! They don't offer family passes, $60 for 2 adults 2 kids!! Seems a little high for the theatre! Didn't bother with treats too expensive! Seating is so old and not much leg room and...More

Thank CNMcKenzie
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Movie was fine. Sound as fine. Cinema screen we went into is the width of the cinema.... so a very thin cinema. Staff at front counter the rudest I have ever encountered... so I guess it must be owner operated. Cleaners were crap before our...More

Thank 782neilo
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Entering the cinema is through an alley. Going in friendly staff and fresh popcorn (large bag of popcorn). Great and would go in there again

Thank steve6362
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Lovely local theatre , we ended up going back again as we got rained off an activity. Good fresh pop corn , proper ice-cream but unfortunately no choc dipped .. quite an older building so toilets etc could do with an upgrade but no complaints.

Thank frangii
Reviewed 12 February 2015

A cinema as cinemas should be. A proper movie theatre. It is very comfortable and shows all the latest movies without the feel of these huge corporate chains. It does everything you need and want it to do with a more personal touch. Great!

1  Thank Holly K
Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

Best 3d I have ever seen. Normally I can't see 3d but this cinema has the latest 3d glasses. Comfy seats heaps of leg room. Just a awesome cinema all round. A+++++++

1  Thank Jeremy S
Reviewed 4 January 2015

good to visit when the need wants. A problem with the screening was clearly communicated and went ahead when the problem was fixed

Thank Casper202
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