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Palace Nova is dedicated to bringing you the best in cinema. Featuring exclusive film previews, interviews and much more, this is the place for anyone slightly obsessed with cinema.

In the Heights - advance preview PG
See an advance preview of the feel good movie of the year, from the creative mind behind Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda
Met Opera Encore: The Magic Flute
Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts the full-length, German version of Mozart’s magical fable The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte), seen in Julie Taymor’s spectacular production, which captures both the opera’s earthy comedy and its noble mysticism
The Mole Agent (JUN 13) exclusive to Palace Nova G
Join us for an EXCLUSIVE advance preview and Adelaide Tea and Scones Screening of The Mole Agent - nominated for Best Documentary Feature at the Academy Awards and selected as the Chilean entry for Best International Feature Film.
The Great Movie Epics series: Lawrence of Arabia (JUN 13) PG
Peter O'Toole stars in David Lean's sprawling desert adventure about the British officer who united the Arab tribes to bring down the Ottoman empire. Stunning on the big screen!
Monday Doubles: David Byrne's American Utopia + Do the Right Thing (JUN 14) R18
It's a Spike Lee Monday Double with Spike's stunning presentation of David Byrne's American Utopia AND his 1989 classic Do the Right Thing!
Girlfriends' Getaway: Bridesmaids MA15
Everyone will receive a drink on arrival and a gift bag filled with products and offers from SJ Establishment and other great local businesses.
Opéra de Paris: Faust E
Frustrated by the futile quest for knowledge, the erudite old Faust sells his soul to the devil in exchange for eternal youth and the beautiful...
Fast & Furious 9 - opening night event (JUN 17) M
Dom and the family are back and ready to take to the streets and skies for more action than ever before!
Valerie Taylor: Playing with Sharks PG
The extraordinary life story of pioneering scuba diver, Valerie Taylor, a fearless marine maverick whose passion for sharks knows no bounds - even when there should be.
Italian treats and wines - From the Vine (JUN 20) M
Join us for la scampagnata on Sunday June 20, from 11:00 AM at Palace Nova Eastend. Ticketholders for this special session of From the Vine can enjoy a delizioso spread of Italian snacks and sweets upon arrival, as well as wine specials at the cafe bar.
The Great Movie Epics series: Titanic (JUN 20) M
Winner of 11 Oscars, Leonardo Di Caprio and Kate Winslet star in James Cameron's epic disaster movie - a blend of spectacular visuals and old-fashioned melodrama.
German Film Festival 2021 closing night (JUN 20) E18+
As it’s time to say auf Wiedersehen we celebrate the closing of the Festival with beer and pretzel in hand before the screening of the contemporary take on Alfred Döblin's Weimar-era novel Berlin Alexanderplatz.
Monday Doubles: Raising Arizona + The Darjeeling Limited (JUN 21) M
The Coen Brothers and Wes Anderson collide in this Monday Double, for only $15 - with Nicolas Cage and Holly Hunter in the crime caper Raising Arizona, PLUS Owen Wilson and Adrien Brody in The Darjeeling Limited.
One Direction: This is Us (JUN 25) PG
We Stan presents One Direction: This is Us. A look at Niall, Zayn, Liam, Louis, and Harry's meteoric rise to fame, from their humble hometown beginnings and competing on the X-Factor.
The Great Movie Epics series: Gone with the Wind (JUN 27) PG
This grandaddy of all epics stars Clark Gable and Vivien Leigh in a love affair set in the American South during the Civil War and Reconstruction.
Monday Doubles: Edgar Wright double feature (JUN 28) MA15
Palace Nova Cinemas is proud to present a double of director Edgar Wright's best films - Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World PLUS Shaun of the Dead.
Encore: Warren Miller's Future Retro
Back by popular demand -- Warren Miller's Future Retro on the LARGEST SCREEN in Adelaide - the ExiMax!
NT Live (Encore): No Man's Land E
Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart lead the cast in this glorious revival of Harold Pinter’s comic classic.
Black Widow advance preview (JUL 7) CTC
The wait is over – the MCU is back! Be a part of an advance preview of Black Widow on Wednesday July 7 & shop the Mad Zombie Collectables pop-up shop in the Palace Nova Eastend lobby while enjoying one of our $10 specialty cocktails inspired by Scarle
Branagh Theatre Live: Romeo and Juliet PG
A new vision of Shakespeare’s heartbreaking tale of forbidden love. Branagh and his creative team present a modern passionate version of the classic tragedy.
Space Jam: A New Legacy - advance preview event (JUL 8) CTC
See the LeBron and the Looney Tunes crew on the largest screen in Adelaide - the ExiMax in an advance preview!
Nine Days advance preview (JUL 9) M
Join us on Friday July 9 for special advance previews of Nine Days directed by Edson Ota and starring Winston Duke, Zazie Beetz, Bill Skarsgård and more. Enjoy a one of our South Australian wines and experience a film that has been called “stunningly craf
Exhibition on Screen: Leonardo The Works (JUL 10 & 11) E
Leonardo da Vinci is acclaimed as the world’s favourite artist. Many TV shows and feature films have showcased this extraordinary genius but often not examined closely enough is the most crucial element of all: his art.
Family Fun Day at Prospect (JUL 11) CTC
Bring the whole family and enjoy a special presentation of the looney sequel to the 90's classic - Space Jam: A New Legacy. There will be live entertainment and FREE popcorn for the kids on arrival! One day only at Palace Nova Cinemas Prospect.
Girlfriends Getaway: A Star Is Born (JUL 14) M
Join us on Wednesday July 14 for a special Girlfriend's Getaway presentation of A Star is Born, starring Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper. Everyone will receive a drink on arrival and a gift bag filled with products and offers from great local businesses
Paris Opera Ballet: Le Parc E
In this highly sensual and intelligent three-part piece, created for the Paris Opera Ballet in 1994, Angelin Preljocaj explores the laws of attraction and the games we play, finding a subtle balance between the classical genius of Mozart’s music and the m
Met Opera Encore: Don Pasquale CTC
Anne Netrebko sings Norina, the role that made her a Met favourite, in this hilarious comedy by Donizetti. Alongside the superstar soprano, the exceptional bel canto cast features tenor Matthew Polenzani as Ernesto, baritone Mariusz Kwiecie? as Dr. Malate
Art on Screen - Pompeii: Sin City (JUL 24 & 25) CTC
Pompeii: Sin City is a journey back in time, to two thousand years ago, laying bare the myths and characters that helped make this site extraordinary, and rendered it timeless.
Opera di Roma: La Traviata E
Opera di Roma: La Traviata | After the extraordinary success of Rossini’s Il barbiere di Siviglia (presented this past March in Australia) comes a new opera-film collabor
Girlfriends Getaway: Romy & Michele's High School Reunion (AUG 11) M
Join us on Wednesday August 11 for a special Girlfriend's Getaway presentation of Romy and Michele's High School Reunion. Everyone will receive a drink on arrival and a gift bag filled with products and offers from great local businesses.
Exhibition on Screen: Cezanne: Portraits Of A Life (AUG 14 & 15) CTC
Dedicated to the portrait work of Paul Cézanne, the exhibition opens in Paris before travelling to London and Washington.
Met Opera Encore: Rigoletto CTC
Director Michael Mayer reimagines Verdi’s towering tragedy in 1960s Las Vegas – an ideal setting for this eternal conflict of depravity and innocence.
Paris Opera Ballet: Notre-Dame de Paris E
Paris Opera Ballet: Notre-Dame de Paris | To mark the tenth anniversary of the choreographer’s death, the Corps de Ballet revives this magnificent fresco in dance on the
Art on Screen - Raphael: The Young Prodigy (AUG 28 & 29) CTC
Raphael: The Young Prodigy tells the story of the artist from Urbino, beginning with his extraordinary early portraits of women - the Mother, the Friend, the Secret Lover and the Client.
Exhibition on Screen: Lucian Freud (SEP 11 & 12) E
For the first time in history the Royal Academy of Arts in London, in collaboration with the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, is bringing together Lucian Freud’s self-portraits.
Girlfriends Getaway: Legally Blonde (SEP 15) PG
Join us on Wednesday September 15 for a special Girlfriend's Getaway presentation of Legally Blonde. Everyone will receive a drink on arrival and a gift bag filled with products and offers from great local businesses.
Girlfriends Getaway: My Best Friend's Wedding (OCT 13) M
Join us on Wednesday October 13 for a special Girlfriend's Getaway presentation of My Best Friend's Wedding. Everyone will receive a drink on arrival and a gift bag filled with products and offers from great local businesses.
Girlfriends Getaway: Eat, Pray, Love (NOV 10) M
Join us on Wednesday November 10 for a special Girlfriend's Getaway presentation of Eat Pray Love. Everyone will receive a drink on arrival and a gift bag filled with products and offers from great local businesses.
Girlfriends Getaway: Footloose (DEC 15) M
Join us on Wednesday December 15, for a special Girlfriend's Getaway presentation of the 1980's Kevin Bacon classic - Footloose! Everyone can cut loose with a drink on arrival and a gift bag filled with products and offers from great local busi