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Beth and Rebecca at the movies

Beth (left) and Rebecca have been friends as part of the IHC Volunteer Friendship programme for 2 and a half years. One of their favourite things to do is catch the latest movie at cinemas across...

Date 2018
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection IHC Christchurch Volunteer Friendship programme collection

Site of former Lido Cinema

Site of the demolished cinema The Lido on Seaview Road in New Brighton. The site is due to become a shopping complex.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Judy Craven in costume with calvary sword

Judy Craven standing on steps of unidentified theatre in a costume helmet with calvary sword and Battle of Waterloo medal to promote a film screening in the theatre. Thought to be the motion picture...

Date 1970-12-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Vogue Theatre, Spreydon

Exterior of the Vogue Theatre at 256 Barrington Street in Spreydon shortly before its closure.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Lang Masters

Portraits of cinema entrepreneur, Lang Masters, in front of the Hollywood Cinema in Sumner. Lang plans to open a new cinema in central Christchurch between Hereford Street and Cathedral Square.

Date 1981-06-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Plaza Theatre

Exterior of the Plaza Theatre in Cathedral Square with advertising for The Naked Jungle.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Regent Theatre refurbishment

Interior view of the Regent Theatre, Cathedral Square during refurbishment works ahead of it opening as a twin-cinema complex.

Date 1981-09-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

State Theatre

Margaret Heanly in the seating area of the State Theatre, on the north-east corner of Gloucester Street and Colombo Street, on her last day as cleaner at the theatre prior to its closure.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs

The Savoy Centre, Cathedral Square

Exterior of the former Liberty Theatre, Amalgamated Savoy theatres The Savoy Centre, with two screens, in Cathedral Square.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Interior of Tivoli Theatre

New interior of the Tivoli Theatre currently under refurbishment before re-opening in the new year as the “West End”.

Date 1970-12-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Centennial thanksgiving service

Crowds of people gathered in Cathedral Square for a Centennial thanksgiving service. Image taken from ChristChurch Cathedral and looking down towards the Regent Theatre and the Robert Godley statue.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

North West Cathedral Square

View of North West Cathedral Square of cars, trams, cyclists and pedestrians sharing the road. The Crystal Palace and The Grand Theatres are in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

Demolition of the former Savoy Cinema

Exterior of the former Savoy Cinema in Cathedral Square during the process of it being demolished.

Date 1997-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1996 - 2005 Star photographs

Demolition of the former Savoy Cinema

Exterior of the former Savoy Cinema in Cathedral Square during the process of it being demolished. To the left is the former Lyttelton Times-Star building.

Date 1997-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1996 - 2005 Star photographs

Hoyts Cinema on Moorhouse Avenue

Looking east down Moorhouse Avenue towards the intersection with Pilgrim Place and Hoyts cinema in the former Christchurch railway station building. Denny's Restaurant (382 Moorhouse Avenue) is...

Date 1998
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Christchurch views, pre 2010 earthquakes

Hoyts Cinema on Moorhouse Avenue

Looking east down Moorhouse Avenue towards the intersection with Pilgrim Place and Hoyts cinema in the former Christchurch railway station building. Denny's Restaurant (382 Moorhouse Avenue) is...

Date 1998
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Christchurch views, pre 2010 earthquakes