Effuzi  have fitted new seating at ‘Hoyts cinemas throughout Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin and recently were selected again for the addition of a new seventh screen at Hoyts Riccarton adding a further 318 mojo-70 seats to the previous 1500 plush Effuzi seats already installed.

The Hoyts Riccarton venue is at the hub of Rotherham Street entertainment area and boasts a number of special features; before or after a movie, cinemagoers can enjoy a coffee whilst surfing the net at the cinema's Intermission cafe, which hosts Wi-Fi - free wireless internet connection for customers. Kids of all ages can celebrate their birthday in the birthday party room. Four of the seven cinemas contain luxury seating with side tables, and an in cinema waiter service available offering wine and cheese platters and a range of tapas and desserts. Cinema five  - the "Cinemaxx" cinema - is home to one of New Zealand’s largest purpose built 35mm screens measuring 23.5 metres wide.  

All cinemas feature the latest in comfort, screen and sound technology making it the complete entertainment experience Hoyts Riccarton is located on Rotherham Street in the redeveloped Westfield Riccarton shopping centre. Combined with the location of the cinema, Rotherham Street holds a number of entertainment and leisure choices for the community, all in one area.

Hoyts Riccarton completes the full complement of fashion, entertainment, leisure and mainstream retail activities at Westfield Riccarton for the Christchurch community.