Dorothy Browns cinema, bar & bookstore

18 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown

+64 3 442 1964

Visit our beautiful boutique cinema showing a varied selection of arthouse, contemporary and 3D films.  Our main cinema offers spacious seating with a large screen.  Films showing here even offer an intermission! Alternatively, you can relax in comfort in the intimate atmosphere of The Den.  Enjoy a glass of wine accompanied by a delicious cheeseboard at your leisure whilst watching the movie of your choice.

Film details and screening times are available by calling the information line on (03) 442 1968 or visiting Reservations are recommended and can be made by phoning the cinema on (03) 442 1964.

Come along and browse through our fabulous range of books. We stock fiction, non-fiction, lifestyle, art and childrens books as well as selected magazines. Cinema and book vouchers are also available for purchase.

Featured in the Lonely Planet guide, and blogged about on countless websites, Dorothy Browns has been touted by movie-goers as the best in New Zealand. With all year round entertainment, in winter you can sit by the roaring fire and in summer take in the view from our sunny balcony.

Whatever the occasion, we will ensure you have an enjoyable and memorable experience.