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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

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

Shona Cossar

Shona Cossar in the Avon Theatre after being held up at gunpoint.

Date 1970-11-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

HOYTS EntX on Colombo Street

Interior of the HOYTS EntX at 617 Colombo Street in central Christchurch which opened on Thursday 27 September 2018. The three level development has cinemas and food outlets.

Date 2018-10-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

North East corner of Cathedral Square

North east corner of Cathedral Square looking towards the former Lyttelton Times-Star building to the left, former Savoy Cinema in the centre and to the right, Pavalova Backpackers and Warners Hotel...

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

Fire damage at the Majestic Theatre

The fire damaged upstairs lounge of the Majestic Theatre on the corner of Lichfield Street and Manchester Street. The fire was believed to have been started from a cigarette butt in the dress circle.

Date 1970-08-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

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

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

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

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

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

Vogue Theatre, Spreydon

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

Date 1969-03-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Managers of Scalasi café

Interior of Scalasi, a European style café cinema theatre located on the first floor of the former Atlantis market building in Cathedral Square. The café replaced the Fern Lounge which showed tourists...

Date 1991-09-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Plaza Theatre

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

Date 1963-06-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 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.

Date 1982-08-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs