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(Prices shown in New Zealand Dollars)

Adult  $18.50

Senior/Students  $15.00

Children (under 13)  $10.00

Family Pass (2 adult + 2 children)   $50.00

3D sessions $3 extra per person

(Please note some alternative content for e.g The Metropolitan Opera Series may have fixed pricing) 


Members prices

Adult  $15.50

Senior/Students  $12.00

Become a member and save $3 on each ticket. Full details here

INFORMATION LINE: (03) 442 1968  

BOOKINGS:   Available either online at or by calling  (03) 442 1964   (* see terms and conditions)

Terms and Conditions 

Purchase of Tickets  Your purchase of tickets or any other product or service on this website forms a legally binding contract between you and Dorothy Browns Cinema.

Payment Methods
Dorothy Browns Cinema accepts Visa and MasterCard.
Visa / Mastercard

Online Booking Fees
Tickets purchased on this website are subject to payment of a non-refundable Booking Fee per ticket purchased.. Dorothy Browns Cinema reserves the right to alter any and all fees from time to time and without notice.

Allocated Seating Where allocated seating applies to a session you have the option of choosing your own seat subject to availability. Otherwise seat allocation for tickets purchased will be given on a “best available” basis. 

Censor Warning
Please check the censor warning and ratings before buying tickets.  Those under the age restriction specified will not be permitted into the that film which applies.

Identification Where tickets requiring identification are purchased, Dorothy Browns Cinema reserves the right to insist that suitable photographic identification be presented upon collection of the tickets. Failure to present suitable photographic identification will result in the applicable tickets being forfeited and tickets to alternative suitable shows offered in their place.

Online Booking Confirmation
If you do not receive a confirmation number (in the form of a confirmation page or email) after submitting payment information, or if you experience an error message or service interruption after submitting payment information, it is your responsibility to confirm the Booking. Only you may be aware of any problem that has occurred during the purchase process. Dorothy Browns Cinema will not be responsible for losses (monetary or otherwise) if you assume that an order was not placed because you failed to receive confirmation.

Online Booking Ticket Collection
Your Booking confirmation will be sent via an email to the email address that you entered on the Booking Confirmation page. This confirmation needs to be printed and shown at the Cinema Ticket Counter or you may go directly to the cinema and seat booked  but must have your booking confirmation available to show to a member of staff.  Alternatively, you may provide the credit card used to purchase the tickets for picking up the tickets at the Cinema.

Phone Booking Ticket Collection Please report to the Cinema Ticket Counter with your booking reference number and your tickets will be issued.

Refunds and Exchanges   Tickets purchased online are for a specific session only and are sold on a strict no-refund no-exchange and no-transfer basis unless required by law.  Tickets purchased in advance by phone are also non-refundable but may be exchanged for another session provided notice is given 5 hours prior to the film session time booked.  

Goods and Services Tax (GST)   Prices on this website include GST where applicable.

Pricing and Other Errors
If the amount you pay for a ticket is incorrect (regardless of whether because of an error in a price posted on this website or otherwise communicated to you), or you are able to order a ticket before its scheduled on-sale or pre-sale date or you are able to order a ticket that should not have been released for sale, then Dorothy Browns Cinema retains the right to cancel that ticket (or the order for that ticket) and refund to you the amount that you paid. This will apply regardless of human error or a transactional malfunction of this website.

Cancelled/Postponed Events
Occasionally, events are cancelled or postponed by Dorothy Browns Cinema . Should this occur, Dorothy Browns Cinema will attempt to contact you and shall refund the amount paid as per the policy of Dorothy Browns Cinema. Dorothy Browns Cinema may, at its discretion, refuse to sell tickets to you or withdraw any tickets from sale via this website.

Times and Session Details  Times and session details on this site are subject to change without notice.

Competition Rules
By entering any promotion or competition you are bound by and agree to comply with the competition terms and conditions of that competition.  

Modification of terms Dorothy Browns Cinema reserves the right to change these terms and conditions or modify the website from time to time. The user shall be responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions. 

Ticket purchase and billing information When purchasing tickets through this website you must provide personal details, including credit card billing information. Your credit card details are used for real-time billing of ticket purchases and are not retained on our server.  To facilitate your ticket purchase your billing information is shared with our banking gateway partner DPS.   More information on how DPS handles your information can be found at

Electronic email addresses We will record your email address if you transmit it to us electronically. Your email address will only be used for the purpose for which you provide it and will not be added to a mailing list unless you request or authorise that this be done. We will not disclose your email address to any third party without your consent.  

Governing Law  These terms and conditions shall be construed in accordance with, and shall be governed by, the laws of New Zealand.

Need Help?
Contact Dorothy Browns Cinema , during business hours, on (03) 442 1964 and request assistance with your Booking or Payment.