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Address: 4368 Kukui Grove St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1674
Phone Number: (808) 245-5055
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Not very punctual

Went here to watch "Star Wars". We were told the tickets would go on sale at 7:15, the doors didn't open till 7:30 and the movie also started late. Make sure you have cash for the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 5, 2016
Sueshanghai
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Shanghai, China
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Vanderhoof, Canada
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18 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Miserable staff, need to get wth the times can't pay with visa or debit card, old run down facility, I would never return.

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Big Bear Lake, California
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600 reviews
150 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

My wife and I caught a movie at this place during our recent visit to Kauai. We have been here to see shows over the years and in the past it was rather dated and in need of updating. On our most recent visit we found that the seating had been updated and they now use digital projection along with... More 

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1 Thank Steven C
Kauai
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Horrible staff. Rude, inconsiderate, discriminatory attitudes. Dirty and awful smelling theaters. Not sanitary at all! Unfortunately the only cinema this side island. But still not worth the money spent for an awful experience.

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1 Thank darrkmourning07
Lihue, Hawaii
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

My adopted mother took me and my adopted sisters (all 15) to the theater today to reward us for our good grades. When arriving to this cinema, we decided that we want to watch Kung Fu Panda 3, just walking in (I Guess by our age) she assumed that we came to watch a rated R movie and immediately asked... More 

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Seattle, WA
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88 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

This is a charming little multiplex. We saw Star Wars. The auditorium is interesting in that the aisle is the middle. (Kind a old school) The sound and picture were great. The staff was nice. Wish I was going to be there in Feb 2016 for their Film Festival. Great movies.

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Thank Halfmac
San Francisco, California
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137 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

We enjoyed seeing a movie on our vacation, and were delighted to find a small audience sharing a large theater, so we had an unobstructed view of the screen.

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Thank Bonnie L
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

To be honest, it does not stink as bad as it used to, and some of the seats are better(really doesn't say much), but far from a decent theater. The 3-D military movies I have Seen have been out of focus on the right side of the screen, and the 7.1 surround is kind of a joke. My last trip... More 

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Thank Nick S
Shanghai, China
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30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Went here to watch "Star Wars". We were told the tickets would go on sale at 7:15, the doors didn't open till 7:30 and the movie also started late. Make sure you have cash for the tickets. No one told us this and a sign was not posted. Thank goodness there was a ATM at the theater. Not well organized.

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Thank Sueshanghai
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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97 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

Most importantly Kuhio Grove takes only cash. It is a basic cinema with 4 screens (at least one shows 3D). I thought the chairs were fine but my husband found them uncomfortable. Sound and video quality were fine. The popcorn was just okay plain--it might have been better with butter (they offered).

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Thank chai2girl
Lihue, Hawaii
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

Every week I look at the Kukui Grove Cinema listings only to find the titles are STILL the same as they were last week. Three weeks in a row with the same movies. Yes, the place is old; yes, the popcorn is not fresh, and even if it were popped right before the theater opened, Kaua`i air will kill it;... More 

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