• Does A Star Is Born sing loud enough for The Academy to hear?

    Bradley Cooper’s directorial debut, in which he stars with real-life pop queen Lady Gaga, is pure Hollywood magic. A Star Is Born allows you can sink into brilliant musical performances, romance and sizzling chemistry between

    October 24, 2018 • Film, Video, What's On • Views: 478

  • Win a copy of McLaren on DVD

    Directed by Roger Donaldson (The World’s Fastest Indian) McLaren is the definitive tale of New Zealander Bruce McLaren, who created a motor racing empire from his shed. The inspirational documentary accounts of one man’s

    August 27, 2017 • Film, Free Stuff, What's On • Views: 1894

  • Manchester by the Sea review

    By now I’m sure any cinemagoer worth their salt has heard of the little film called ‘Manachester by the Sea’. This seemingly unassuming film written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan is making big waves during award season

    January 29, 2017 • Film, Video, What's On • Views: 846

  • The Big Short Review

    The Big Short covers the events of the 2007-08 financial crisis, which was basically the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s. The film kicks off with Hedge fund manager and all round numbers genius

    January 14, 2016 • Film, Video, What's On • Views: 1344

  • Show Me Shorts 2015 Award Winners

    Last night saw the opening of the Show Me Shorts Film Festival 10th anniversary! It was held at the glamorous and historic Civic theatre in Auckland and hosted by the hilarious Te Radar. The Academy Awards accredited event rolled

    November 12, 2015 • Film, News, What's On • Views: 1313

  • Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation review

    Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation sees the return of Tom Cruise as Impossible Mission Force agent Ethan Hunt. This time Hunt is pitted against the mysterious Syndicate, a rogue terrorist organisation led by the evil Solomon Lane.

    July 30, 2015 • Film, Video, What's On • Views: 1612

  • Win Blackhat on DVD

    Enter the world of cybercrime with Michael Mann’s latest action triller staring Thor himself Chris Hemsworth. After an unknown perpetrator hacks a nuclear power plant in Hong Kong and Chicago’s Mercantile Trade

    July 12, 2015 • Film, Free Stuff, Video, What's On • Views: 1360

  • The Emperor’s New Clothes Review

    Comedian and actor Russell Brand turns up the volume on his political voice in The Emperor’s New Clothes, the perfect follow up to his best selling book Revolution. Brand, who’s also built up quite a following for his

    July 4, 2015 • Film, Video, What's On • Views: 1369

  • WIN Cobain: Montage of Heck on DVD

    Brett Morgen has created a personal and immersive film on one of the most iconic rock stars of modern times in Cobain: Montage of Heck. The film, named after a mix tape found in Cobain’s personal effects, utilises his

    June 24, 2015 • Free Stuff, Music, Video, What's On • Views: 1534

  • NZIFF announced Kiwi movie line-up

    The New Zealand International Film Festival (NZIFF) has announced ten outstanding New Zealand films to be screened at this year’s 2015 festival. Rich in documentaries, this year’s selection of New Zealand films feature eight

    June 11, 2015 • Film, NZIFF, Video, What's On • Views: 1694