News & Opinion
Jungle Cruise is what you’d expect from a movie based on a cheesy theme park ride
Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt sail the Amazon in a chaotic but vanilla SFX-filled adventure.
New to NZ streaming services this July
This month’s round-up of the big shows and movies coming to NZ.
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 and Owen Wilson’s dynamic in Loki is a pleasure to watch
After seeing the first two episodes, there’s plenty to keep us interested.
Plodding first act aside, Cruella’s campy absurdity makes for a pretty fun movie
The whole film comes to life with the arrival of a gleefully evil Emma Thompson.
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.
Marvel’s new show WandaVision blends Twilight Zone with sitcom shenanigans
The supreme weirdness of it all is a breath of fresh air.
Disney+ claims Pixar’s Soul, streaming exclusively later this year
Love it or hate it, Soul will go straight to streaming in NZ.
Everything we know about Black Widow’s NZ release
Aussie director Cate Shortland taking on one of Marvel’s most anticipated releases? Yes please!
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.
Embrace a magical reality with Artemis Fowl on Disney+
The worlds glimpsed in Artemis Fowl are truly something to behold.
Ka rawe! Taika Waititi will direct a new Star Wars movie
You read that headline correctly.
Disney and Pixar’s Onward is a must-watch for the whole family
Dominic Corry examines what’s special about Disney/Pixar’s latest.
A Mandalorian making-of series comes to Disney+ in May
Eight episodes of behind-the-scenes, and plenty of Baby Yoda… or else.
All Pixar movies, ranked from worst to best
From a lonely robot to a rodent chef to feelings with feelings – here are the best and worst of Pixar.
The best family films on Disney+ you probably haven’t seen
You could watch Frozen for the 48th time, or watch one of these.
Frozen II will be available on Disney+ months earlier than expected
They let it go much earlier than we thought.
Short Circuit is the best new thing on Disney+
We watched every single film in the Short Circuit collection.
Disney’s Lady and the Tramp is a sickeningly sweetened remake
Ultimately feels like a typical straight-to-video talking dog movie.
How to watch Disney+ in NZ
What it is, what you need, what it costs, and what to watch.
All the new trailers to films and series coming to Disney+
There’s a LOT of stuff here.
November launch date for Disney Plus, NZ’s latest streaming service
Launching with lineup of original content, current blockbusters and classics.