Brisbane Cinemas

Brisbane Cinemas

Looking for Brisbane Cinemas? Brisbane has plethora of options for you and we have compiled a full list for you with as much details as possible.  Checkout our complete guide with a list of all the Cinemas in Brisbane.

Event Cinemas

Event Cinemas are one of the biggest cinema brands in Brisbane. Their cinemas are located at Brisbane City Myer Centre, Carindale, Chermside, Mt Gravatt, Indooroopilly and Moonlight Cinema. An adult ticket starts at $18.50, however, on Tuesdays you will only pay $10.50. Find them in the Myer Centre, Chermside, Garden City, the Hyperdome, Strathpine, Toombul, Browns

Event Cinemas at the top of the Myer Centre is a reliable stop for ample screenings of the latest releases. They also host some pretty cool film festivals and events that see things like Hollywood classics, late-night horror flicks, and the best of Bollywood take over their big screens.

Plains, Capalaba, Carindale, Indooroopilly and Springfield. You’ll also find the Event-owned Birch Carroll and Coyle in Morayfield.

Cineplex Cinemas

Cineplex is the next one in our list of Brisbane Cinemas guide. It is one of the smaller cinema companies in Brisbane and only offers a limited number of movies at a certain time. However, tickets and food are a lot cheaper than your Event Cinemas. An adult ticket starts at $8.50, however, if you attend on a Tuesday or before 6pm on a weekday, you will only pay $6.50. Cinemas are located at Balmoral, Hawthorne, South Bank, Victoria Point and Nerang. South Bank houses the largest screen downtown while Hawthorneboasts a luxurious deluxe cinema and cafe inside a beautiful picture theatre. You can also find Cineplex in Victoria Point, Balmoral and Redbank.

Palace Barracks

Palace Barracks is the next one in our list of Brisbane Cinemas guide. it is located in Petrie Terrace and offer a variety of mainstream movies, art house and family films. This is a higher end cinema experience with an espresso bar and café in the cinema. An adult ticket starts at $19.00.

Palace Barracks Cinema is the home of Queensland’s most prestigious cinematic events. This cinemas has given good care towards luxury and comfort of cinema lovers.

Brisbane locals can now enjoy a newly renovated foyer and cinema space with luxurious furniture, ambient mood lighting and soft furnishings throughout the venue. With stunning city views in even more lavish surroundings, the fully-licensed Palace Barracks Cinema is an oasis for Brisbane cine-files. Screening the best in mainstream movies, arthouse and quality family films. Palace Barracks is open from 10 AM – 10 PM, 7 days a week.


Secure Parking at The Barracks now provides 2 HOURS free parking for Cinema Patrons.  Access to the secure, undercover parking is available off Petrie Terrace, at the top of Caxton St.  After three hours discounted parking rates are available once your parking ticket is validated at our Box Office prior to leaving.


Dendy Cinema

Dendy host a variety of films including art house films and often host special events and red carpets. This cinema offers luxury seating and alcohol to customers. This cinema is located at Portside Wharf and adult prices start at $18.50.

Dendy Coorparoo is a new addition in the list of cinemas in Brisbane and it boasts ten state-of-the-art screens, two luxurious Premium Lounge cinemas and an exclusive Lounge bar.  Our Lounge bar area offers panoramic views and the perfect place to catch up before or after your movie for a drink.

Dendy Coorparoo offers the ultimate movie experience.

Blue Room Cinebar

The Blue Room offers wine, premium beer, snacks and light meals while you watch your film. This is a great way to see your favourite films in style. Located at Rosalie, adult prices start at $17.50. You can also book a package which include a ticket, meal and drink for $37.50.

Yatala Drive-in

Craving for open air cinema just like the old times? Well, this one is for you. Watch the movies like they used to, under the stars. Yatala Drive-in offers 4 big movies, starting at $26 for adults. Once inside you will have access to food and drink throughout the whole night.

The Yatala Drive-In is keeping alive the fond memories of drive in cinemas of ages past. Walk down the memory lanes and get back to a simpler time when heading out in the car in your casual clothes was perfectly ok.

Yatala Drive-In is still a nostalgic option for those in search of a cinema with something a little bit different. The Yatala Drive-In is famous for screening two blockbuster movies for the price of one at a traditional multiplex cinema, meaning you not only get to chill out under the stars but can also save some pennies. Just don’t forget to hit up the 1950s-style candy bar and stock up on choc tops and sweet popcorn before the movie starts. Trying to find your car by starlight is not nearly as romantic as it sounds.

New Farm Cinemas, New Farm

Formerly the Astor Theatre, the New Farm Cinemas are dedicated to giving cinema fans a mix of retro style and state-of-the-art vision and sound. They aim, above all else, to bring the “experience” back to going to the movies and, honestly, we think they’re doing a great job. Grab a beer before the movie and enjoy it in the cinema.

Elizabeth Picture Theatre, Brisbane City

The Elizabeth Picture Theatre delivers on the promise of Hollywood glitz and glamour with its Golden Age visage. Step back in time to the hayday of motion pictures in the Tara Room, formerly a ballroom whose roof has been preserved so you can feel that little closer to the stars. Help yourself to a schooner in the cinema and catch a mix of general and limited releases.

Openair Cinemas, the South Bank Arbour

Back for the 2017/18 Summer Season, the American Express Openair Cinemas invite you to chillax to the max with these outdoor screenings of the latest and greatest. Lie back with a particular someone on a picnic blanket or treat yourself to a touch of comfort with a lounger.

Moonlight Cinema, New Farm

This summer, Moonlight Cinema returns to Brisbane on the green beside the Powerhouse. Projecting your favourites onto the big screen, Moonlight lets you relax with a bean bed if you don’t want to nuzzle into the grass and they even offer the Connoisseur Lounge and Gold Grass sections. If it rains, you’re entitled to the same ticket at a new show but tickets are non-refundable.


Forget the Hoyts you think you know, each of these venues has been refurbished to replace seats with a spacious recliner. Fewer people around you and more room to get comfortable – the dream. Kick back with popcorn, drinks and even pizza in the cinema for the modern movie-going experience. Find Hoyts in Stafford, Sunnybank and Redcliffe.

Blue Room Cinebar, Rosalie

Also embracing that iconic art deco style, the Blue Room Cinebar knows from experience how to treat yourself at the movies. Paired seating with service during the show mean you can get the Gold Class experience without the Gold Class prices, plus you’re surrounded by beautiful Paddington eateries for before or after.

Dendy Portside


Dendy Portside is a high tech cinema. It is your type of cinema that takes the idea of digital cinemas to a whole new level. Dendy Portside has five cinemas and each of the theatres is installed with state-of-the-art technology, including surround sound and premium stadium-style seating.

You will also not miss your drink as it has a fully licensed bar, so you can sip a cold craft beer while enjoying the selection of mainstream films on offer.

Dendy cinema is also located in a very good location, in the heart of the vibrant Portside Wharf dining precinct. Dendy also has some great dining and movie combo discounts.

Or, if you’re feeling like indulging in some of the craziest food trends in Brisbane, you could always wander on over to Eat Street Northshore before or after your film. Dendy, you spoil us.

Australian Cinematheque, QAGOMA

In the heart of the Gallery of Modern Art you’ll find the Cinematheque, where the screens are reserved for the experimental, the historically significant or the just plain weird. If a new Marvel movie just isn’t cutting it, and Liam Neeson’s on-screen explosions leave you feeling nothing, try the Cinematheque instead.

United El Dorado, Indooroopilly

Cinemas in the 21st century truly have embraced the charm of reclining to get a better view of the big screen. United El Dorado takes a leaf out of this book with Grand Recliner seating available in all cinemas and Grand Recliners only in cinemas 4 and 7.

Regal Twin, Graceville

In tranquil, leafy Graceville you’ll find one of Brisbane’s oldest cinemas, the Regal Twin. This complex houses two cinemas, as you’d imagine, and retains its original 1920s charm. The Regal proudly exhibits the finest European, British, foreign language and Australian films in its drive to be part of Brisbane’s communal, new world culture.