To celebrate the release of THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS 2, we are giving away $1,000 to a lucky winner who best portrays the bond between a pet and their human :)

                           Show us why you love your pets

You can pose for the picture, expose what your pet gets up to when you are not around, or even make a collage of all the failed selfies... let your imagination go wild!


All you have to do is;

  • Take a photo with you and your pet
  • Post it to your Instagram or Facebook
  • Check-in @ReadingCinemasNZ
  • Put a caption, and use the hashtag #ILovePets2
  • Get creative with your photo, get your witty captions ready, and you could WIN!


Terms & Conditions

  • Winner will be selected and notified on Tuesday 9th July
  • Winner will be selected based on the creativity of entry, and requirements of entry
  • $1000 will be in the form of a Prezzy CardThe Prize is not transferrable and cannot be exchanged for cash. Prezzy card is a registered trademark of Kiwibank Limited. Standard Prezzy card terms and conditions apply, see



Premium Dine-In Cinema

Style. Comfort. Value.

Dunedin & LynnMall bring you a new, exciting way to see the movies - our new Premium Dine-In Cinemas

With a hot food, desserts and licenced bar menu full of delicious choices, luxurious seating and huge digital cinema sound, you won’t want to see a film any other way!

Chat to our friendly staff at the cinema for more information on this new cinema experience, and click HERE to get a taste for the food available.



Spit the Dummy

Each Wednesday morning, Reading Cinemas presents 'SPIT THE DUMMY' sessions. Relax and enjoy a movie at Reading Cinemas without worrying about feeding in the dark or those unexpected hissy-fits.

We'll keep the lights dimmed so that you can see what you're doing.

Entry is free for up to two children under 5 when accompanied by a paying adult. 


Upcoming Spit the Dummy titles are:


Note: Spit The Dummy does not run during School Holidays or on Public Holidays.

For further information on session times, please visit the location section of this website for your preferred Reading cinema.

Titles are subject to change without notice. 

Reading Reel Club

Love your movies and love to be rewarded?  

Then join the Reading Reel Club today to receive your Reel Club Rewards Card and enjoy exclusive member benefits. Points are awarded for every dollar spent online or at the box office or candy bar on eligible items, and award vouchers are given for ticket discounts, candy bar freebies and free tickets! You’ll also be privy to exclusive member only benefits such as competition entry, plus so much more!

Pick up your Reading Reel Club card at the cinema and register it online today!

** You no longer need to print a voucher to purchase up to two tickets at the Reel Club Member discount price - simply present your card at the counter when making your ticket purchase for the Reel Club Movie of the week! **

Morning Tea

Every few weeks, Reading Cinemas invites you to join us for Morning Tea & a Movie. Enjoy complimentary tea, coffee, and a snack before you sit back, relax, and enjoy a new release movie!*


Morning tea will commence from 10am, with the movie to follow.

Upcoming Morning Tea sessions:


For further information on session times and films, please click here, or contact your local Reading Cinema.


*Not all movies available at all locations. Please note Morning Tea sessions do not run in school holidays.

 Titles and dates are subject to change without notice.