Welcome to
Golden Age Cinema and Bar
Established MMXIII

Paramount House
80 Commonwealth Street
Surry Hills, Sydney

A blend of truth and myth-making at a turbulent time in the American Midwest, starring Tom Hardy and Austin Butler

Legendary New Zealand Aotearoa actress Rachel House takes the director’s chair with this spirited coming-of-age adventure

A serene and enigmatic reimagining of Oedipus Rex from German “new New Wave” figurehead Angela Schanelec (I Was Home But...).

This festival fave comedy is a freewheeling cross between Buster Keaton and Guy Maddin, that keeps its momentum all the way to the dizzying climax

Starring Mads Mikkelsen and based on historical events, this Nordic frontier tale has the stark, stunning landscapes of a John Ford western

Lee Tamahori (Once Were Warriors) co-wrote and directs this historical epic drama shot amidst the stunning landscape of his native New Zealand

Fresh from the Sydney Film Festival, a treasure trove of new and archival footage charting the evolution of one of Australia's best loved bands

Léa Seydoux and George MacKay are cosmically intertwined lovers in this sci-fi romance thriller from director Bertrand Bonello (Saint Laurent).

A captivating new fable of spiritual divination, tomb-raiding and romantic adventure from the wonderful Alice Rohrwacher (Happy as Lazzaro).

A series of booze and betrayals, presented by Australia's best rye whiskey.

A series of paranoid thrillers, killer conspiracies and feverish investigations.

A wintry selection of romantic adventures from The French New Wave conversationalist’s decades-spanning career.

Selected films of the legendary John Carpenter.

New music documentaries, premieres and classic retrospectives presented by Groovescooter.

Passion projects, cult classics, career-ruiners and late bloomers from some of the best to ever do it.

Treat the discerning cinephile in your life with Golden Age gift vouchers, memberships and bundles.

Program Highlights

Food + Drink

Join us in the bar.

We are very excited to welcome you to Golden Age Bar. Now open from Monday to Sunday every week, join us for a well-deserved drink and bite to eat!

Host an event to remember

Our space, all to yourself.

One of Sydney's most sublime spaces, Golden Age is available for private hire. Book the cinema, the bar or both. From special events to private screenings we love nothing more than bringing events to life in new, remarkable and fuss-free ways.


Give a Golden gift.

Treat the discerning cinephile in your life with our selection of filmic gifts including: Golden Age Film Club Memberships and Gift Passes.


Join the cult.

As a member you’ll receive benefits including a complimentary Gift Pass, ticket discounts for yourself and a guest, Golden Price Tuesday tickets, discounts on private hire and, best of all, you’ll never pay for popcorn again!

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