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How to watch Peter Jackson doco The Beatles: Get Back in New Zealand
Jackson uses the same restoration techniques used in 2018’s stunning They Shall Not Grow Old.
The best movies and shows coming to Disney+ and Star in September
Enjoy big-screen action at home alongside exclusive originals.
How to watch Taika Waititi-produced teen comedy Reservation Dogs in NZ
After hearing from abroad how good this is, Aotearoa can sleep easy knowing we’ll see it too.
Pixar’s hugely charming Luca is a super fun summer hangout film
Luca’s unrushed approach is a move Miyazaki would approve of.
Tom Hiddleston’s return as Loki is now less than a week away
The anti-heroic trickster god is resurrected for a show of time-travel hijinks.
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…”
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier’s first episode shows its entertaining potential
We haven’t watched a lot, but we like what we see.
Disney’s Raya and the Last Dragon is more Mad Max than Steamboat Willie
Jaw-droppingly beautiful film is set during the fallout from a supernatural plague.
Our guide to The Muppet Show: The Good, The Bad, and The Musical
As the felted phenomenon arrives on streaming, here are some key Muppet moments.
How to watch Marvel’s trippy sitcom remix Wandavision in New Zealand
Two Avengers are seemingly trapped in a sitcom hell-scape, filmed in front of a live studio audience (not really).
Trailer and release date – High School Musical: The Musical: The Holiday Special
Yet another colon has been added to the unwieldy but hilarious High School Musical reboot series.
How to watch the family Christmas comedy Godmothered in New Zealand
Jillian Bell and Isla Fisher team up in this magical holiday tale from the director of Bridget Jones’ Diary.
We love what The Mandalorian season 2 is bringing to the Star Wars universe
Dominic Corry checks in on everybody’s favourite masked-up man of mystery. Yes, this means some spoilers.
Disney+ claims Pixar’s Soul, streaming exclusively later this year
Love it or hate it, Soul will go straight to streaming in NZ.
Visually arresting, Mulan is good enough to wish it was a little better
It’s exactly what you’d imagine a Mouse House wu xia pic might be.
How to watch Mulan in New Zealand
Mulan was floated as one of the first tentpole movies to feature in the reopening of cinemas. Then things changed.
Hamilton is magnificent, and the streaming event of the year
At last, some good news! Hamilton has arrived and it is magnificent.
Embrace a magical reality with Artemis Fowl on Disney+
The worlds glimpsed in Artemis Fowl are truly something to behold.
Finally, Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian offers the Star Wars fan service we deserve
Count us in for more Taika Waititi, Baby Yoda and trippy StageCraft technology.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker releasing on Disney+ May 4th
May the fourth be with you, eh?
Disney and Pixar’s Onward is a must-watch for the whole family
Dominic Corry examines what’s special about Disney/Pixar’s latest.
The movies that inspired The Mandalorian
The Mandalorian is, more than most Star Wars productions, a heady concoction of pop culture influences.