Te Ahu Cinema

Corner South Road and Matthews Avenue, Kaitaia - Phone (09) 408 0519.

Te Ahu Cinema Presents

Screening now : 23 January to 1 February 2015

The cinema will be open on 1 February 2015, despite the planned power outage.

New Movies

  • INTO THE WOODS (PG) 125 mins

    Walt Disney fairytale, fantasy musical - from the director of Chicago - starring Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, James Corden, Anna Kendrick and Chris Pine. Follows the tales of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk and Rapunzel, all tied together by a baker and his wife and their wish to begin a family. Into the Woods is based on the stage musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.

Returning Movies

  • THE IMITATION GAME (M) 114 mins

    The true enigma was the man who cracked the code. The director of Norwegian crime thriller Headhunters helms this World War II true story of Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch) - the English mathematician and logician who set out to break the Enigma code used by the Nazis but was persecuted for his sexuality. Co-stars Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode and Mark Strong.
  • PADDINGTON (G) 95 mins

    The duffel-coated, galoshes-wearing family favourite bear hits cinema screens for the first time. Follows the comic misadventures of a young Peruvian bear with a passion for all things British, who travels to London in search of a home. Stars Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters, Jim Broadbent, Nicole Kidman and Ben Whishaw as the voice of CG-animated Paddington.
  • THE WATER DIVINER (M) 111 mins

    Russell Crowe makes his directorial debut with this war story set after the Battle of Gallipoli in 1919 - the World War I campaign fought by ANZAC, Turkish and Allied troops - about an Australian farmer who travels to Turkey to find his three missing sons. Co-stars Olga Kurylenko.

    The gang of crafty penguins - Skipper, Rico, Kowalski, and Private - get their own movie, ready to cause chaos in another wacky caper.
  • BIG HERO 6 (PG) 102 mins

    From Disney Animation comes this family superhero sci-fi, based on the 1998 Marvel comic book series, set in the high-tech city of San Fransokyo where a brilliant young robotics prodigy and his self-made robo-pal Baymax join forces with a team of first-time crime fighters in order to save the city from a dastardly criminal menace.


Te Ahu Cinema is closed most weekdays outside of public and school holidays, but we do host private screenings for 30 people or more. Email TeAhuAdmin@fndc.govt.nz for more information.