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Address: Ara Tapu, Avarua, Cook Islands
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Nice small town theatre

Not sure where else you could see the new Star Wars movie in the first week of release with only 10 other people in the theatre but you can on Rarotonga! The price was cheap at... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2016
Cody P
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Calgary, Canada
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Calgary, Canada
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Not sure where else you could see the new Star Wars movie in the first week of release with only 10 other people in the theatre but you can on Rarotonga! The price was cheap at only 11 dollars NZ and popcorn and bottled drinks were cheaper than pretty much everywhere else in town. The screen and sound were very... More 

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Thank Cody P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

The movie theater here is great.. They have upgraded it into two parts and the seats have been replaced... It's epic. They have 3D and 2D which adds to a better experience. It's usually pretty packed for popular movies like the Avengers, Thor, Fast and Furious.. Etc.. But that's one of the best nights to go if you want that... More 

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Thank Inano P
Berwick
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We went to "American Sniper " here one night. Cute wee theatre and small vinyl seats ,but fun. Staff were lovely

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Thank Kerry And Helen N
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Fabulous, air conditioned, comfortable and you will probably be watching your movie by yourselves - great staff

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Thank hilde99_13
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44 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Great movie theatre that reminds me of 90's NZ. Very friendly & a great addition to Raro for those rainy days!

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Thank LeonKiwi
Hamilton, New Zealand
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I went and watched "Hercules" a week before any freinds and family could watch it in New Zealand. It just happened to be a regular "Community Fundraiser" for a local school so the price was only $10 and it was a sold out event with pretty much a few 100 locals and myself lol. It was one of the highlights... More 

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1 Thank ShanMarsters
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

when we first walked in the cinema smelled strongly of mildew, and the seats are definitely quite worn. but the screen quality is great, and once you get used to the smell it's a pretty interesting movie experience that you wouldn't get in most places!

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1 Thank Stephanie L
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Went and saw Pompeii the night of Mon 31 mar. The theatre was larger than I expected and the seats were comfortable....The theatre did smell mouldy though. The popcorn machine in the foyer looked like it hadn't been used in years!

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2 Thank Harvsman
rarotonga
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

It has to be rated excellent as it is the only movie theatre in the entire country. Lately most movies are shown both in 3d and 2d

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1 Thank bob h
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135 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Not too expensive and, since it is the only cinema on Rarotonga, OK. Film projection and sound quality were fine.

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