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What to watch on Neon, Netflix, and other streaming services right now
The best new releases to hit streaming services over the past week.
Ethan Hawke is in peak form, going up to 11 in The Good Lord Bird
There’s drama, comedy, absurdity and gore aplenty in this sorta-true story.
Search Party, Harriet, Bad Boys and everything else on Neon this February
There’s also a super special Scottish treat for you Outlander fans.
Twi-hards of old should discover A Discovery of Witches
The secret world of witches and vampires collide in this British fantasy series.
The 20 best movies on Neon New Zealand
We perused Neon for the best films available to stream.
Yellowstone, Black Narcissus and everything else on Neon this January
Also includes that insane Tom Hardy Capone film you may have heard about.
LeBron James holds court in a uniquely conversational show
We take a look at how the champion athlete holds court in his series The Shop.
Dark Side of the Ring is not only incredible, but lives up to its title
A Neon doco series tells some of the most infamous and tragic tales from wrestling’s storied past.
Five (of the many) reasons you should binge Yellowstone this summer
Kevin Costner stars in this action-drama series from the writer of Sicario.
As the final episodes of Vikings arrive, here’s why it’s been such great viewing
13 reasons to love this heady mix of brutal action, romance, and drama.
Three comedy greats try to prove their NASA chops in Moonbase 8
John C. Reilly, Fred Armisen and Tim Heidecker chase an unlikely dream.
Murder on Middle Beach is true-crime with an intensely emotional twist
A first-time filmmaker tries to solve his own mother’s murder in a new docuseries.
Bryan Cranston breaks bad again in Your Honor, but not how you expect
Bryan Cranston plays a rule-breaking judge in Neon’s latest.
The first of two Euphoria “bridge episodes” is devastatingly effective
Trouble Don’t Last Always proves just as bold as any of the show’s more provocative moments.
Lena Dunham introduces finance grads to the full-on banking world in new drama Industry
Industry carries that Wolf of Wall Street energy – on a more modern, grounded level.
New to NZ streaming services this December
Chadwick Boseman’s swansong, Bryan Cranston’s dramatic return, and more.
Bryan Cranston crime thriller, 2020’s big Oscar-winner and everything else on Neon this December
Your Honor, Parasite, HBO’s Industry and heaps more.
Crack-up Kiwi show SIS blazes trails for young brown female comedy voices
Billy T award-winning comedian Kura Forrester explains why this sketch comedy group is so necessary.
The scientific magic of His Dark Materials, and why Season 2 doesn’t disappoint
It’s one of the rare shows that can be watched and enjoyed by all ages.
A Teacher depicts a taboo relationship for much more than titillation
The show wants us to know how a teacher-student affair feels – before turning to its consequences.
Exploring murder and Satanic evil in The Devil You Know
A compelling glimpse into a very American heart of darkness.
Hate Thy Neighbour hangs out with hate groups, then takes the piss out of them
The subjects are often shocking and horrific – but let’s never forget to laugh at these bozos.