Imax Cinema Auckland


Escape into another reality with IMAX…

If you’re looking for a unique movie experience, look no further than iMax cinema Auckland.

The iMax with laser cinema offers the highest quality sound and picture. You won’t believe your eyes when you see the giant screens!

Taking your family and friends to the cinema is a great way to spend a night out. From new releases to classics, they have something for everyone.

iMax cinema Auckland is a state of the art movie theatre that offers an immersive experience like no other. From the minute you step inside, you’ll be transported into a world of sights and sounds. The enormous screen and powerful sound system create a truly immersive experience, and the comfortable seating ensures that you can enjoy the show in complete comfort. For more than 20 years, Auckland’s iMax building on Queen Street has been a popular destination. This  iMax cinema Auckland is the perfect place to catch the latest blockbuster or experience your favourite film in a whole new way. So why not pay a visit today? You won’t be disappointed.

IMAX with Laser

IMAX with Laser offers the ultimate moviegoing experience! It’s the best immersive movie-going experience in the world, and it’s only available at EVENT Cinemas Queen Street on New Zealand’s biggest screen. If you’ve never seen IMAX with Laser, you’re missing out. The sharpest, brightest & clearest digital images will literally take your breath away, thanks to its precision laser technology. With state-of-the-art multi-speaker surround sound, you will be transported into a widescreen world of stunning vivid colour, that makes any movie feel like magic!


  • 291-297 Queen street, Auckland, New Zealand, 1005

Frequently Asked Questions:

What is the difference between IMAX and Cinema?

It is the size of the screen that distinguishes standard from IMAX. A standard cinema screen has a width that is about 2.5 times its height, whereas an IMAX cinema screen can have a width that is up to four times its height.

What does IMAX mean in cinema?

Image Maximum

Imax is an abbreviation for “Image Maximum”

Imax cameras are really hard to use. Imax cameras are heavier, louder, and generally more difficult to shoot with than non-Imax cameras, which can pose a number of challenges for filmmakers.