Leonardo – Genius in Milano

At the end of the fifteenth century, Leonardo da Vinci spent eighteen years in Milan – a period that would leave a lasting impression on the city. In Spring 2015, Milan paid tribute to Leonardo by holding a large exhibition at the Palazzo Reale.

Friday 1st July 7pm

Shakspeare live

A celebration of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, broadcast live at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

Saturday 2nd July 7pm

Our little sister

A story that revolves around three sisters who live in their grandmother’s home and the arrival of their thirteen-year-old half sister.

Sunday 3rd July 7pm

45 Years

A married couple preparing to celebrate their wedding anniversary receives shattering news that promises to forever change the course of their lives.


Friday 8th July 7pm


A disfigured Holocaust survivor sets out to determine if the man she loved betrayed her trust.

Saturday 9th July 7pm


Her family group, the Staple Singers, inspired millions and helped propel the civil rights movement with their music. After 60 years of performing, legendary singer Mavis Staples’ message of love and equality is needed now more than ever.

Sunday 10th July 7pm

Admission price for all films is just $10.

Cinema Kororareka is located in the Russell Town Hall

– In the smaller room opposite the back 4 Square.

Choose from one of the following spectacular deals.

Deal # 1

Friday and Saturday $10 movie and return ferry from Paihia with Fullers.

1: Get a “Ferry / Movie” card from either the Information Center at the end of the wharf in Piahia or from Fullers.

2: Get the card punched by the Fullers ferry skipper.

3: Pay $10 to Cinema Kororareka and get card stamped.

4: Return ferry fare is now paid upon presentation of stamped card.

Deal # 2

A meal and a movie for $20 at either Spice Route Indian or Tuk Tuk in Russell.

Go to the restaurant and ask for the movie meal deal and the restaurant will give you a card to present at the Cinema.

1: Choose either restaurant and tell them you are on the movie deal before ordering.

2: Pay the restaurant your $20 per person.

3: Present your endorsed movie/meal card to the cinema.

Deal # 3

Grab yourself a concession card for $75 and get 10 movies.

The concession cards can be purchased at the cinema.

We also have a frequent flyer deal where the 11th movie is free.

Ask for a frequent flyer card!

Cinema Kororareka plays art-house films, all year round in the Russell Town Hall.