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Geraldine Cinema

Talbot St, Geraldine, New Zealand
+64 3-693 8118
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Great little cinema

This was a step back in time in this beautiful old theatre, where you sit on lounges, pull up a... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
Matt M
via mobile
Rude.

Really rude and unhelpful service. Put us off going there and we drove into Timaru. Was... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Rachel C
via mobile
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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average6%
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“latest movies” (4 reviews)
“old school” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Talbot St, Geraldine, New Zealand
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+64 3-693 8118
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

This was a step back in time in this beautiful old theatre, where you sit on lounges, pull up a blanket if you choose to (like my kids did) and enjoy the latest movies for $10 each. It was brilliant. Service was excellent from the...More

Thank Matt M
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Really rude and unhelpful service. Put us off going there and we drove into Timaru. Was disappointing.

Thank Rachel C
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

What a lovely place to see movies. An old place but it costs us pensioners only $10 to see a film. In winter if it's a little cold, there are blankets to wrap ourselves in.

Thank Hawean
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Nothing extraordinary from the outside. We were there on a Thursday and it's not open for business unfortunately. It's only open on weekends and Wednesdays.

Thank Zac C
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Comfy chairs. We really enjoyed the movie and experience of this cinema. Would recommend. No popcorn but some snacks available. Sound system could do with an update.

Thank Tahlia L
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

A large old theatre, good films and only $12.00 to see big screen films. The owner is a hard case and greets all people and a great host.

Thank michael H
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Watch movies sitting on couches and rugs if really chilly. Ive never had to use one but they there. Buy your ice cream or lollies sit back and enjoy.

Thank Jan K
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

What a nice surprise was this cinema! Very charming screening room with lots of old couches and blankets as well as (old) cinema chairs. And apart from local commercials, no other previews:)

Thank Esmay_G
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Wonderful olde world cinema, arm chairs & blankets... Great films - personal attention... The Cinema is the original old building with heaps of character, carpet & great ablutions. Back row upstairs all sofas - front row downstairs all sofas... Need I say more - it's...More

Thank Brosallan
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

I love taking me kids to the cinema. It is old school but with comfy sofas to sit on and blankets for when it is cold. Such a great atmosphere and reasonably priced too.

Thank AHibby
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