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The violence and emotional gravitas of Coming Home in the Dark
“It was going to be unapologetic, which was very exciting and scary.”
Enjoy the gunplay and action thrills of Counter Strike pros from the comfort of your couch
Thrill to the best of the best at esports waging war against one another.
The most addictive shows on Netflix
The addiction is real. Side-effects may include binge-watching and butt-numbness.
The 25 best movies on Prime Video
Helping you navigate straight to the best movies you’ll find on Prime Video.
The top 20 comedy movies on Netflix
An updated list of the very best in Netflix crackups.
A dozen intriguing new docos join Neon’s Documentary Spotlight selections
It’s a golden age for documentaries, and Neon’s all about it.
New to NZ streaming services this August
This month’s round-up of the big shows and movies coming to NZ.
The Suicide Squad cast and director on their movie and John Cena’s… ability
“Because I was given so much freedom, I felt the responsibility to take risks.”
Dark Side of the Ring returns, exploring wrestling’s shadowy corners of spandex and blood
This season is the longest yet, with stories from across the strange history of pro wrestling.
Start getting ridiculously excited about The Last of Us TV show
This could be the TV show of the decade.
Thomasin McKenzie tells us about returning home for The Justice of Bunny King
“Doing a film where I was supposed to use my Kiwi accent felt really weird.”
Acting titan Sean Bean stars in Time, a prison drama and cracking thriller
Cracker writer Jimmy McGovern is back with a… cracking new show.
The top 20 horror movies on Netflix
The world’s terrifying, but hopefully you haven’t lost your appetite for horror.
The 10 most ridiculous M. Night Shyamalan twists, ranked
No director does preposterous plot twists like M. Night Shyamalan.
Pack your bags for the lacerating satire of rich resort comedy The White Lotus
“You have to treat these people like sensitive children.”
Fight like a girl: female action heroes who totally kick arse
We’ve created our own dream team of action heroines.
Documenting disconnect: 3 short films on loneliness
There’s a significant difference between loneliness and being alone.
Karen Gillan and Carla Gugino tell us about kick-arse action pic Gunpowder Milkshake
“I think this is probably my highest male death count. It must be.”
Scarlett Johansson’s 10 greatest movie roles
From disaffected teen to the MCU.
“There’s nowhere to hide inside of Taskmaster,” Guy Montgomery tells us
Taskmaster is back for another season of eating comedians’ lunch.
15 films we’re excited to see in cinemas this winter
The next few months may be chilly, but things are heating up in cinemas.