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New series The Nevers continues HBO’s dalliance with sci-fi and fantasy
While brushing over some heavy topics, The Nevers maintains a sense of fun throughout.
The top 20 action movies on Netflix
Daniel Rutledge cuts to the chase with the best in Netflix action.
Testosterone-fueled mischief makes Voyagers a deep space Lord of the Flies
It’s not just about young people shaking off their shackles and getting sexy in space.
Wyatt Russell tells us about playing John Walker (Marvel’s one, not our Olympic legend)
“I could totally play that guy. But I don’t have a very good New Zealand accent…”
What to watch on Neon, Netflix, and other streaming services right now
The best new releases to hit streaming services over the past week.
Win double passes to 1980s surf doco Girls Can’t Surf
New doco recounts the fight against sexism in 1980s professional surfing.
The top 20 sci-fi movies on Netflix
There’s plenty of sci-fi awesomeness to watch.
Revenge is both shatteringly brutal and gruesomely tedious in Violation
“A gamechanger for a genre that has long struggled to reinvent its formula.”
The very best director’s cuts and extended editions
Zack Snyder is hardly the first director to restore their original vision.
The top 20 horror movies on Netflix
The world’s terrifying, but hopefully you haven’t lost your appetite for horror.
Reacquaint yourselves with the scoundrels of Shameless: Hall of Shame
Hall of Shame features new and original scenes alongside Shameless flashbacks.
The 20 best movies on Neon New Zealand
We perused Neon for the best films available to stream.
Oscar contender The Father has one of Anthony Hopkins’ greatest performances
We didn’t think it was possible for Anthony Hopkins to get any better. We were wrong.
How to watch new episodes of Fear the Walking Dead
Season six resumes with new episodes streaming later this month.
New trailer for The Handmaid’s Tale ahead of season four’s arrival
Season four is streaming here from late April.
Next week we’ll be able to see Justice is Gray (no, this is not an April Fool’s gag)
Another version of Justice League comes to screens in Aotearoa next week.
New to NZ streaming services this April
This month’s round-up of the big shows and movies coming to NZ.
Southeast Auckland has a brand new cinema complex
Hoyts Ormiston is now open for business with eight screens of entertainment.
A year on from lockdown, revisit Aotearoa’s burst of creativity
The Lockdown Collection spotlights Aotearoa’s creative output during 2020’s lockdown.
Kate Winslet stars in new HBO detective series Mare of Easttown
Kate Winslet’s troubled detective can be seen in a new series streaming this April.
The best movies and shows coming to Netflix in April
There’s a lot heading to Netflix this April…