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The characters in Breeders say what parents are all thinking, but are afraid to say out loud
British comedy Breeders finds plenty of laughs in its raw honesty.
Kate Winslet’s new series Mare of Easttown takes the traumatised detective genre in a new direction
New whodunnit is led by a transformative performance from Kate Winslet.
Celebrate Fear the Walking Dead’s return with 10 of the most classic zombie kills ever
Wonderful walker carnage and some of the greatest old-school zombie deaths in film.
Revisit 10 seasons of sex, drugs, drama, farce and fun with Shameless Hall of Shame
Hall of Shame recaps ten seasons of Shameless with new scenes and flashbacks aplenty.
New series The Nevers continues HBO’s dalliance with sci-fi and fantasy
While brushing over some heavy topics, The Nevers maintains a sense of fun throughout.
Next week we’ll be able to see Justice is Gray (no, this is not an April Fool’s gag)
Another version of Justice League comes to screens in Aotearoa next week.
A mother’s worst nightmare turns into compelling mystery in The Drowning
A mother is convinced she’s found the son she lost years ago.
Louis Theroux is as questioning as ever in his retrospective series
Life on the Edge sees Louis Theroux reflect on and revisit his 25-year career.
TV’s romantic, earnest take on The Flash is the definitive live-action version
DC’s super-speeder returns for a seventh season.
Cocaine thrills go worldwide in nail-biting series ZeroZeroZero
Thriller series traces a massive shipment of cocaine around the world.
NZ date for Zack Snyder’s Justice League confirmed
The four-hour-long Snyder cut is coming to streaming on March 18.
A survivor fittingly tells her own story in unflinching doco series Allen v. Farrow
“I was always in his clutches,” Dylan Farrow says, “he was always hunting me.”
Men in Kilts finds out what’s beneath the tartan of two Outlander stars
Outlanders stars Sam Heughan and Graham McTavish take a trip through Scotland.
Last Week Tonight might be the best way to say good riddance to the Trump era
We’ll have whole episodes where Trump isn’t even mentioned!
Bagels, Burgers & Blunts: recreating the time Action Bronson ate Auckland
Dominic Corry recreates the NZ ep of a show whose name we can’t type here.
One of DC’s most enduring heroes, The Flash returns next month
Season 7 of the show bearing its speedy hero’s name returns in March.
The Interview that Shook the World highlights Princess Diana’s courage
She gave the public the furthest look into the icy cold world of the royal family.
Search Party switches gears with its deeply psychological fourth season
This one could earn Alia Shawkat an Emmy nomination.
New take on naughty nun tale Black Narcissus is as eerie and erotic as ever
The hills are alive with the sound of simmering tension and sexual repression.
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.