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Horror-comedy gets taken to a new level with ‘Freaky’

When it comes to originality in the horror comedy arena you only have to look the brilliant work of writer/director Christopher Landon who directed the sensational Happy Death Day and Happy Death Day 2U and now returns to kick the slasher genre back into high gear with Freaky. Check out the full trailer belowL: Here’s […]

The first trailer for ‘The Mandalorian’ Season Two has arrived

“This is the way.” Such immortal words said by Din Djarin/The Mandalorian, as he continues to travel the galaxy in search of his bounties, all while adapting to life as a new father to The Child aka Baby Yoda, and this new trailer promises some amazing events lined up for Season Two of The Mandalorian. […]

‘The Secret Garden’ – Giveaway

Frances Hodgson’s timeless tale, The Secret Garden is about to be brought back to the big screen with a dash of wondrous magical realism that is sure to delight both children and adults alike, and this one is set to be an amazing watch. From the Producer of Harry Potter and Paddington, comes this beautiful […]

Get inside the mindscape of Rami Malek in ‘No Time To Die’

Rami Malek stunned audiences with his performance in Bohemian Rhapsody and it resulted in a coveted Academy Award win for Best Actor. And now this noted thespian is channeling his energy into the highly anticipated 25th James Bond film No Time To Die and is shaping up a villain with plenty of intrigue for Daniel […]

Take your first look at David Fincher’s ‘Mank’

When it comes to extraordinary filmmaking talents they don’t get much bigger than David Fincher, whose career spans some of the greatest films of the last three decades with the like of Se7en, Fight Club, The Social Network and Gone Girl. Now he’s returning behind the camera with an extremely personal project titled Mank, which […]

‘Wonder Woman 1984’ delayed to Christmas

Yep, that’s right, it’s official, Patty Jenkin’s Wonder Woman 1984 has once again been pushed out due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis and will now arrive in cinemas this Christmas. This new relate date was confirmed by Variety, and coincides with a statement from Warmer Bros Motion Picture Group chairman Toby Emmerich who praised not […]

The epic first trailer for ‘Dune’ is here

The spice must flow, and with it the brand new trailer for Denis Villeneuve’s much anticipated Dune has arrived and it looks utterly legendary. Check out the full trailer below: Here’s the official synopsis In the far future of humanity, Duke Leto Atreides (Oscar Isaac) accepts stewardship of the dangerous desert planet Arrakis, also known […]

‘Savage’ – Review

When it comes to New Zealand’s cinematic landscape director Sam Kelly (Lambs) is a storyteller who leads out at the front with a unique voice all his own. He’s a director who isn’t afraid to take audiences into the darker corners of Aotearoa that some might fear to tread and this shows in all his […]

‘The New Mutants’ – Review

It’s taken a long time, but finally, director Josh Boone’s The New Mutants has arrived onto the big screen, and it’s a film with plenty of surprises for its audience. Five young mutants, who are held against their will in a secret laboratory discover they are being experimented upon and stage an escape. And in […]

‘Mulan’ – Giveaway

Loyal. Brave. True. New Zealand director Niki Caro’s Mulan has now arrived on Disney+ and this gigantic blockbuster is sure to entertain the whole family with its massive scope and compelling narrative of one young woman’s rise to greatness. When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in […]