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Features Sir Dave Dobbyn, an 80s kids classic, emerging filmmakers and more.
How to watch Black Widow at home (without the big price tag)
After a rocky start, Black Widow’s found solid ground and is now available to watch at home.
V/H/S/94 is hit and miss, even by horror anthology standards
The build-up of each segment is fun, even if the payoffs don’t all deliver.
The 20 best movies on Neon New Zealand
We perused Neon for the best films available to stream.
Daniel Craig’s 007 gets an overwhelmingly emotional send-off in No Time to Die
There’s plenty of secrets left untapped to fuel one last Daniel Craig-era 007 adventure.
The top 20 thrillers on Netflix
Twenty films streaming now, guaranteed to deliver all sorts of thrills.
The best, most memorable (and most messed up) horror anthology segments
Favourite individual segments from horror anthology films over the years.
An Oscar-nominated director turns true-crime sleuth in Murder at the Cottage
A captivating journey through one man’s crusade to unravel a complex case.
The inescapable dread of No One Gets Out Alive never gets truly scary
It’s part gritty immigration drama, part hackneyed haunted house horror.
How to watch throwback horror anthology V/H/S/94 in New Zealand
Sadly, you won’t be able to hire V/H/S/94 from your local Video Ezy (RIP).
Diana: The Musical is such a profound failure, you could almost mistake it for satire
Yep, it’s a stage musical about Princess Diana. Is it good? Is it even a good idea?
The top 20 sci-fi movies on Netflix
There’s plenty of sci-fi awesomeness to watch.
How to watch (and hear) Jon Stewart’s new talk show in NZ
Jon Stewart isn’t the problem, by the way.
The world’s obsessed with Netflix’s gnarly Squid Game – but does it live up to the hype?
Mega-popular and sadistic, amazingly the show seems to really be ‘that good’.
The top 20 action movies on Netflix
Daniel Rutledge cuts to the chase with the best in Netflix action.
School holiday films playing in NZ cinemas
There are plenty of worthwhile family films playing these school holidays.
Stirred and not too shaken: here’s what critics are saying about No Time To Die
Was it a fitting farewell for Daniel Craig? Or does the longest Bond movie ever outstay its welcome with a convoluted plot?
Jake Gyllenhaal fires on all cylinders but The Guilty is a misguided thriller remake
New Netflix thriller remake can’t survive being transplanted to Los Angeles.
The 20 best films on Netflix for kids (and their parents)
Paddington, Labyrinth, Kung Fu Panda and heaps more.
Trailer and release date for Spencer, starring Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana
That sumptuous poster!! Pablo Larraín directing another biopic!!! Stewart’s British accent!!!!
The most addictive shows on Netflix
The addiction is real. Side-effects may include binge-watching and butt-numbness.