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Step back in time with modern comfort

The Sun is a Melbourne institution in a charming village surrounded by bars and eateries. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
J0hnnyG13
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Melbourne, Australia
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The atmosphere of this place will bring you back to the 80s and the seats are so comfortable. The... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
kyle T
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8 Ballarat St, Yarraville, Maribyrnong, Victoria 3013, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Sun is a Melbourne institution in a charming village surrounded by bars and eateries. The cinema always has a good range of films from arthouse to blockbuster. It’s beautifully maintained, some of the cinemas new extensions. Always a lovely afternoon or evening out.

Thank J0hnnyG13
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere of this place will bring you back to the 80s and the seats are so comfortable. The movie ticket are always cheap compare to village cinemas and Hoyts cinema.

Thank kyle T
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

My wife and I won’t go anywhere else to watch a movie. Big comfy seats, small intimate cinemas and a large popcorn is only about $7... what more can you ask for! Also love that it’s located right in the middle of Yarraville with its...More

Thank HowellyBear
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Our place to see movies. So lucky this is our local. Love the seats..so comfy and the popcorn is addictive

Thank phunkymuppet
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Loved the decor and the couples couches...where can you go to the movies for $20 and have a great seat like that? Watching the shorts for the upcoming movies made me want to come back to experience the movie again and again...

Thank DianePhillipIsland
Reviewed 12 June 2018

How a cinema should be - an experience. Right in the centre of Yarraville, it is next to a pedestrianised area, awash with cafes, and a nice place to hang out on an evening. A short walk from the train station, the Sun Theatre is...More

Thank Glen C
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

What an amazing experience visiting here. We loved the old style but classy feel of it. Chairs were super comfy (no sore backside after a 2hr movie lol). Definitely recommend the choc tops. They were absolutely amazing and sooo much better than what any other...More

1  Thank Bubs_and_Andy
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

So nice to have such a retro movie cinema without the commercialism. So many food options around the corner. A cinema for every movie, occasion. Best home made choc tops ever 👍

Thank alang66
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

The sun theatre holds a special place in the heart of yarraville. It’s such a lovely theatre and well worth visiting again and again!

Thank emmills0907
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I love this place. It's the best cinema experience at normal cinema prices. Art deco designs in each theatre and embodies the spirit of community. It's luxurious and you can take in some great local wines from the lobby. Just wish they would make their...More

Thank Alice W
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