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* Academy Gold Cinema
Arthouse cinema at The Colombo in Sydenham.
* Akaroa Cinema
Boutique cinema & cafe located in Akaroa.
* Alice Cinematheque
Boutique cinema in central Christchurch. Part of Alice in Videoland.
* Canterbury Film Society
Old, rare, classic, offbeat and noteworthy films. Monday nights between mid-March and mid-September at the Alice Cinematheque and Jack Mann Auditorium, Canterbury University.
* Canterbury Short Film Festival
Also home to the Belladonna Film Trust.
* Cinema Paradiso
Boutique cinema & cafe located in Methven.
* Flicks.co.nz
Trailers, clips, scenes, news, reviews, cinema listings and more.
* Hollywood Cinema
Three-screen cinema located in Sumner.
* Hoyts Cinemas
Multi-screen cinemas located at Northlands Mall, Papanui, and Westfield Mall, Riccarton.
* IMDb - Internet Movie Database
Whatever you need to know about the movies, you’re guaranteed to find it here.
* Metacritic
Reviews of latest releases and older albums and movies. With A-Z index and search feature.
* More film resources at your library
Heaps of books, DVDs and websites all about film.
* New Zealand Film Festival trust
Organisers of the international film festival which tours the country. Includes a Christchurch programme.
* NZ Cinema Guide
One stop site for cinemas in NZ showing what’s on, session times, brief descriptions and genre, plus 'coming soon'.
* Reading Cinemas
Multi-screen cinema located at The Palms Mall, Shirley.
* Regent Cinema, Rangiora
Currently closed due to earthquake damage.
* Rotten Tomatoes
Reviews, gossip and movie revenue and movie image galleries.
* Weta Workshop
Website of Weta Workshop, famed for their work on Lord of the Rings, Halo and many other films.
* ZeroLand
The total package about New Zealand film - from actors and locations to screenwriting and schools.

June 2013