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New Zealand film production revenue still on the rise
New Zealand film production revenue increased 15% to $1.1 billion in 2017.
10 Apr 18
Kim Dotcom film up for best documentary at Asia-Pacific Screen Awards
A film about entrepreneur and former MegaUpload founder Kim Dotcom is up for best documentary at this year’s Asia-Pacific Screen Awards.
14 Nov 17
DJI and SkyPixel announce the winners of the 2017 SkyPixel video contest
The contest received close to 3,000 submissions from participants in over 100 countries...
05 Sep 17
Creative Content Australia lauds court-mandated blocks against pirate sites
"The thieves who run pirate sites contribute nothing to Australia - they employ no-one and pay no taxes here."
21 Aug 17
Blade Runner 2049 is getting its own 'authentic' mobile game
Next Games & Alcon Entertainment are turning the much-awaited Blade Runner 2049 series into a mobile game.
15 Jun 17
Film Review: The Fate of the Furious
I for one hope to see this series run until the wheels fall off.
20 Apr 17
Film review: The Sunset Song – a story of a woman’s sheer grit
The simple fact that my girlfriend and I were talking about the film and comparing notes the whole way home says a lot about its integrity.
08 Nov 16
The extended trailer for Independence Day 2 is here and holy sh..
The folks over at 20th Century Fox have released an extended trailer for Independence Day: Resurgence and OH MY GOD.
25 May 16
Star Wars has smashed yet another record
"Ever since Star Wars: The Force Awakens blasted into IMAX theatres across the globe, it has set numerous records and resonated with audiences."
26 Jan 16
The 5th Wave: Five waves, 105 incomplete plot lines
You know it’s bad when you apologise to your friends halfway through a movie for dragging them along.
15 Jan 16
ID2: they're coming
Independence Day: Resurgence sees the return of the alien visitors to Earth, set to destroy life as we know it once again.
14 Dec 15
Win a free trip for two to the Kennedy Space Centre with AOC
Following the release of The Martian, and in the spirit of technological discovery and exploration, AOC has launched a grand prize draw.
01 Oct 15
Kiwis rank top 100 films of all time
In a recent poll undertaken by Flicks.co.nz, Kiwis have ranked what they think are the 100 greatest movies ever made. They’ve also ranked the worst.
02 Jul 15
Trailer for new Steve Jobs film finally here
The first official trailer for the much-hyped Steve Jobs film has been released.
18 May 15
Government-funded Callaghan Innovation offering $50,000 drone competition prize
Government-funded Callaghan Innovation has launched a competition with $50,000 up for grabs to develop unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technology for th
08 Apr 15
Film review: Fifty Shades of Great?
Not quite. My first thoughts when embarking on a cinema experience with Fifty Shades of Grey were that it would be Fifty shades of crap.
13 Feb 15
Would you like a sex toy with that?
The release of hotly anticipated Fifty Shades film has led to an increase in sex toys.
11 Feb 15
Win a double pass to Chappie!
From the directors of District 9 comes Chappie; set in the near future, crime is patrolled by an oppressive mechanised police force.
11 Feb 15
Latest Jobs film set to shame Ashton Kutcher's poor effort
With a screenplay by Aaron Sorkin and with Danny Boyle in the director’s chair, the latest film set to immortalise the late Apple founder is getting a lot of attention.
19 Jan 15
MTV's new fantasy show to be filmed in Auckland
MTV Networks and Sonar Entertainment are set to film the TV adaptation of the classic fantasy adventure book series ‘Shannara’ at Auckland Film Studios Limited and various locations throughout New Zealand.
09 Jan 15
Super creeps and popcorn - scary movies to watch this Halloween
Need some inspiration for selecting some truly horrifying movies? Then check out our Top 10 movies that scare you to death!
31 Oct 14
NZ Media Design School's film Crash Course is a hit
Crash Course, the latest short film to be released from New Zealand’s Media Design School, is in the running to win the Car Shorts Grand Prix competition.
17 Oct 14
DVD Review: Muppets Most Wanted
There is a fantastic New Zealand connection with this movie, with Bret McKenzie providing the musical score, and Jermaine Clement showing up as a Russian prisoner
15 Oct 14
Film review: Gone Girl
If I could give it a hundred stars I would.
14 Oct 14