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  1. Melanie Lynskey and Elijah Wood star in new Netflix movie

    01.20 / 02:44 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    Despite plans to spend billions on their original content, Netflix has yet to announce a New Zealand-based project. So its new movie starring Kiwi Melanie Lynskey and Lord of the Ring 's Elijah Wood might be the closest we'll…
  2. Why Casey Affleck isn't as famous as his big brother Ben

    01.19 / 03:36 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    This year is not the first year that Casey Affleck will (surely) be up for an acting Oscar. He was the underdog in 2008 when he received a supporting nomination for his slow-burning performance in The Assassination of Jesse…
  3. PETA calls for boycott of Kiwi actor KJ Apa's new movie A Dog's Purpose after abuse allegations

    01.19 / 02:56 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    A leaked video of dog abuse on the set of KJ Apa's new movie has prompted PETA to call for a boycott. TMZ has published footage taken behind the scenes of A Dog's Purpose showing a German Shepherd struggling to get free as a…
  4. Review: You'll need a good supply of tissues for Lion

    01.19 / 01:55 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    It's likely you've heard the story about a young man who used Google Earth to find the Indian village he went missing from as a five-year-old boy. Saroo Brierley turned his remarkable journey home into a book, A Long Way Home ,…
  5. Why Dev Patel was desperate to be cast in Lion

    01.18 / 22:12 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    Think back to your earliest childhood memory. Can you recall where you were? Could you find your way back there, 25 years later? Saroo Brierley was just 5 years old when he found himself on the streets of Kolkata, more than…
  6. Ben Affleck was asked about 'Sad Affleck' and had the perfect response

    01.18 / 21:11 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    Ben Affleck has been asked about the awkward 'Sad Affleck viral video that went nuts last year. And his response was perfect.Appearing on BBC Radio to promote his new movie Live By Night, Affleck was asked about what he learnt…
  7. Kim Kardashian seen filming jewellery heist movie

    01.18 / 19:08 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    Kim Kardashian West's cameo appearance in upcoming movie Ocean's Eight is kind of ironic - it involves a jewellery heist.The 36-year-old reality TV star was left traumatised after she was robbed at gunpoint in Paris in…
  8. Donald Trump to get advice from Marvel CEO Ike Perlmutter

    01.14 / 05:17 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    To many, Donald Trump may seem like something right out of a comic book - and we're not talking about a superhero here. And though one could argue that Trump is modelling his reign on Doctor Doom, the soon to be President is…
  9. Study: Just 7 percent of top films in 2016 directed by women

    01.13 / 03:35 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    A new study finds that just seven per cent of the 250 highest-grossing films of 2016 were directed by women.The Centre for the Study of Women in Television and Film at San Diego State University on Thursday issued the 19th…
  10. Hunt for the Wilderpeople one of the top-reviewed movies in the US for 2016

    01.13 / 02:35 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    Hunt for the Wilderpeople has been revealed as one of the best reviewed movies in America in 2016. Rotten Tomatoes this morning unveiled their Golden Tomato Awards, which highlights the best reviewed movies from that year in…
  11. There are more guns in movies then ever before - but less of the consequences

    01.12 / 05:18 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    Since the PG-13 rating was introduced in America in 1984, the rating has come to rule the box office, signalling that a movie has enough excitement to satisfy adults, but won't leave lots of kids shaken or upset. And over those…
  12. George Lucas is making a $1 billion movie museum in Los Angeles

    01.12 / 00:15 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    When a strange complex rises over Los Angeles in the coming years, the silvery structure will be neither moon nor space station but a US$1 billion (NZ$1.4b) museum devoted to storytelling art. In his dogged quest to construct…
  13. Thor, Thrones and Shorty: What we're excited for in 2017

    01.11 / 20:33 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    Local TV: Last year was a bit of a shocker for local TV ( Filthy Rich anyone?) and although some guilty parties are returning, there is some light on the horizon. Survivor finally gets a New Zealand version so we'll see…
  14. Oscar contender Moonlight to only be released in two cinemas in New Zealand

    01.11 / 05:44 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    It is one of the most critically acclaimed movies of the year and one that Kiwis have been eagerly awaiting. Now, Moonlight is finally getting released here - but you may not be able to see it. The drama, starring Skyfall…
  15. Deadpool nominated for top Oscar predictor alongside La La Land and Moonlight

    01.10 / 22:00 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    When you think of award worthy movies, Deadpool may not come to mind - but it's looking more and more likely to get an Oscar nominations. The Producers Guild of America revealed the nominations for their awards today. Oscar…
  16. Moana earns BAFTA nomination as La La Land prepares for more awards glory

    01.10 / 20:59 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    Moana 's awards hopes are not done yet, as the animated movie has picked up two more prestigious nominations today.Disney's Pacific princess has received both BAFTA and Producer's Guild Award nominations today, which will see…
  17. Joely Fisher pays tribute to movie icons Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds

    01.10 / 16:57 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    Joely Fisher felt "proud and sad" when she saw the Golden Globes tribute to Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds.The 49-year-old star - who is the half-sister of the late Star Wars actress - decided to celebrate the lives of…
  18. Brad Pitt's producing role on Moonlight brought him to the Globes

    01.10 / 04:11 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    One of the surprises at last night's Golden Globes was the unexpected appearance of Brad Pitt, lately embroiled in a messy custody battle with wife Angelina Jolie, who was in the house to introduce Best Picture nominee …
  19. Movie review: The Edge of Seventeen

    01.09 / 23:08 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    Being a teenager sucks - we know this as we were all one once. For high school junior Nadine (Hailee Steinfeld) it sucks more than most - at least that's what she thinks. It gets worse when Nadine's best and only friend,…
  20. Jimmy Fallon's awkward start to Golden Globes

    01.09 / 01:40 www.nzherald.co.nz Nzherald.co.nz - TV&Movies
    The 2017 Golden Globe Awards got off to an awkward start for host Jimmy Fallon thanks to a broken autocue. Fallon was left to ad-lib on stage as he waited for a new monitor to be brought in, joking that he could "just make up…