16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theatres

By Attila Nagy on at

If you love watching movies but hate the unwashed masses—and happen to have giant heaping truckloads of money—designers and interior architects can offer a simple solution: your very own deluxe in-home movie theatre. Here are some of the most amazing in the world, inspired by everything from Star Wars and Star Trek, to Paris and Egypt, to well, okay a little more Star Trek.

Warning: these will make you jealous.


This Star Trek: TNG home theatre was named the best theme theatre installation at CEDIA 2007.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Robert Brantley/acousticinnovations.com


This impressive batcave home theatre was created by Elite Home Theatre Seating.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Elite HTS


Here's a slightly more sophisticated and detailed batcave, which fuses together the elements of Wayne Manor, with the Art Deco styling of Gotham City. Also designed by Elite HTC, it comes complete complete with Batsuits and a badass Batmobile.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Elite HTS


The Stargate: Atlantis Home Theatre has two Sony megachangers that accommodate 800 DVDs, THX speakers, a ten foot diagonal circuit screen, and a motion sensor that opens the custom air pocket doors. If only Stargate were still a thing.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Visual Concepts


Designed by Elite HTS this pirate-themed home theatre also kicks arse. The pics are renders, but this is very much a real thing currently being constructed in one luxurious Palm Beach, Florida home.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Elite HTS


The Bridge home theatre is another incredible Star Trek-themed home theatre. It took the owner two years to build, at a cost of around £12,000.

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The Kipnis Studio Standard (KSS) Ultimate Media Room is a £4 million theatre with a big-big-big-screen and multi-multi-multi-channel surround sound.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Kipnis Studio Standard/Facebook


This Star Wars-themed home theatre was built in a mega-fan's home in Hawaii. Life-size R2-D2 and C-3PO droids come included.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Modern Home Systems


This private home theatre by Dillon Works is based on the Nautilus submarine from the Disney movie classic 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Dillon Works


Where better to watch bad television than the control deck of the Death Star? This set-up was designed by Doug Chiang, the lead designer on Episodes I and II, and built by Definitive Audio and Dillon Works.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Dillon Works


The Evergreen Ultimate Theatre is another Star Trek-themed media room. The client wanted to combine tasteful and highly detailed Enterprise architecture—including motorised sliding doors and intelligent concert-type lighting—with speakers that can blow the roof off.

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A not-entirely-historically-accurate Egyptian home theatre by Elite Custom Audio Video.

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The Titanic theatre was designed by Casa Cinema, for those nights you just want to sink into oblivion.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Donny Hackett Design


The Titans theatre by Casa Cinema is every American football fan's dream (assuming you live in Tennessee).

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Donny Hackett Design


The Revolution theatre is a rotating home theatre by Casa Cinema. The front row seats can be rotated 180 degrees face to the second row, so that the screening room transforms into a chatting room.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Donny Hackett Design


A piece of Notre Dame cathedral in your home, the Au Paris theatre was designed by Donny Hackett at Casa Cinema.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Donny Hackett Design


Drum Roll Please by—again—Casa Cinema.

16 Crazily Over the Top Home Theaters Image by Donny Hackett Design


Top photo: Alpha Lim

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