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Mortal Engines

Mortal Engines

Mortal Engines
IMDb: 6.7
128 min

Set in a world many thousands of years in the future. Earth’s cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources….

The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale

The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale

The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale
IMDb: 4.7
95 min

While sorting her dead grandmother’s affairs, a young woman boards in an eerie, southern mansion and soon discovers the matriarch may desire more than just her company.

The Breaker Upperers

The Breaker Upperers

The Breaker Upperers
IMDb: 6.3
82 min

Two women run a business breaking up couples for cash but when one develops a conscience their friendship unravels.

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Genre: Comedy
What the Waters Left Behind

What the Waters Left Behind

What the Waters Left Behind
IMDb: 5.4
98 min

Epecuén was one of the most important touristic villages of Argentina. Thousands of people concurred, attracted by the healing properties of its thermal waters. On November 10th 1985, a huge…

Genre: Horror
Broken

Broken

Broken
IMDb: 5.0
97 min

Logan, an ex-gang leader, has left the gang life to raise his daughter Tori. But when Tori is murdered by an opposing gang in town, Logan must choose forgiveness or…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
The Stolen

The Stolen

The Stolen
IMDb: 5.1
98 min

The story of a woman who must find her kidnapped son, navigating a world she doesn’t know, on the edge of danger with every heartbeat.

Spookers

Spookers

Spookers
IMDb: 6.0
83 min

Documentary from Kiwi filmmaker Florian Habicht on the most successful haunted attraction in the Southern Hemisphere, Auckland’s Spookers.

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Genre: Documentary
Waru

Waru

Waru
IMDb: 6.3
88 min

Eight Māori female directors have each contributed a sequence to this powerful and challenging feature which unfolds around the tangi of a small boy who died at the hands of…

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Genre: Drama
The Changeover

The Changeover

The Changeover
IMDb: 5.3
95 min

Laura Chant. 16, lives with her mother and four-year-old brother Jacko in a poor new suburb on the edge of a partially demolished Christchurch, New Zealand. Laura is drawn into…

Genre: Fantasy
6 Days

6 Days

6 Days
IMDb: 6.2
95 min

In April 1980, armed gunmen stormed the Iranian Embassy in Princes Gate, London and took all inside hostage. Over the next six days a tense standoff took place, all the…

Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Project Eden: Vol. I

Project Eden: Vol. I

Project Eden: Vol. I
IMDb: 3.2
95 min

Aided by an ex-military officer, a young woman becomes an unwitting fugitive after discovering that her son’s catatonic state may be at the heart of a global conspiracy.

Catching The Black Widow

Catching The Black Widow

Catching The Black Widow
IMDb: 7.0
N/A

The courageous story of a tenacious New Zealand woman who would stop at nothing in seeking justice for her brother’s murder.

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Resolve

Resolve

Resolve
IMDb: 8.3
90 min

Based on the true story of Chris Crean, who took a stand against gang violence in his community only to become a target himself.

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Genre: Drama
War for the Planet of the Apes

War for the Planet of the Apes

War for the Planet of the Apes
IMDb: 7.5
140 min

Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his…

McLaren

McLaren

McLaren
IMDb: 7.3
94 min

The story of New Zealander, Bruce McLaren, who founded the McLaren Motor Racing team, showing the world that a man of humble beginnings could take on the elite of motor…

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Genre: Documentary
Alien: Covenant

Alien: Covenant

Alien: Covenant
IMDb: 6.4
122 min

Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship ’Covenant’ discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is…

Ghost in the Shell

Ghost in the Shell

Ghost in the Shell
IMDb: 6.4
107 min

In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible crash, then cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world’s…

Kim Dotcom: Caught in the Web

Kim Dotcom: Caught in the Web

Kim Dotcom: Caught in the Web
IMDb: 7.0
108 min

The larger-than-life story of Kim Dotcom, the ”most wanted man online”, is extraordinary enough, but the battle between Dotcom and the US Government and entertainment industry – being fought in…

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Genre: Documentary
West of Eden

West of Eden

West of Eden
IMDb: 4.6
118 min

New Zealand independent drama following a young Māori man who moves to the country to rebuild his life after facing prejudices around his sexual orientation. He takes on a job…

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Genre: Drama
Pork Pie

Pork Pie

Pork Pie
IMDb: 6.4
105 min

This remake of 1981’s Goodbye Pork Pie tracks the escapades of a trio of accidental outlaws as they travel the length of New Zealand protesting conformity and chasing lost love,…

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Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Jean

Jean

Jean
IMDb: 5.9
N/A

The true story of Jean Batten is of a daughter determined to live up to a powerful mother, desperate to leave a mark on the world – and prepared to…

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Genre: Drama
Bombshell, the Sinking of the Rainbow Warrior

Bombshell, the Sinking of the Rainbow Warrior

Bombshell, the Sinking of the Rainbow Warrior
IMDb: 5.8
90 min

How the tragic death of one man triggered a David and Goliath battle between two Allies that echoed around the world and became the catalyst to end nuclear testing in…

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Genre: Drama
The Light Between Oceans

The Light Between Oceans

The Light Between Oceans
IMDb: 7.2
133 min

A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Chasing Great

Chasing Great

Chasing Great
IMDb: 7.0
105 min

Chasing Great is an insightful portrayal that weaves Richie McCaw’s life story into his final season as an All Black, revealing the determination and mental toughness of an international sporting…

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Genre: Documentary
The Patriarch

The Patriarch

The Patriarch
IMDb: 7.2
103 min

It is the 1960s. Two Maori families, the Mahanas and the Poatas, make a living shearing sheep on the east coast of New Zealand. The two clans, who are bitter…

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Genre: Drama
Chronesthesia

Chronesthesia

Chronesthesia
IMDb: 6.3
92 min

A romcom with a time-travel twist. Daniel Duncombe is not a committer. When he’s not working at a café or running to stay in shape, he’s perfectly happy to chill…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
The Rehearsal

The Rehearsal

The Rehearsal
IMDb: 5.8
98 min

First-year acting student Stanley mines his girlfriend’s family scandal as material for the end-of-year show at drama school. The result is a moral minefield.

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Genre: Drama
Hunt for the Wilderpeople

Hunt for the Wilderpeople

Hunt for the Wilderpeople
IMDb: 7.9
101 min

Ricky is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues, and the…

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Tickled

Tickled

Tickled
IMDb: 7.6
92 min

Journalist David Farrier stumbles upon a mysterious tickling competition online. As he delves deeper he comes up against fierce resistance, but that doesn’t stop him getting to the bottom of…

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Genre: Documentary
Siren Song

Siren Song

Siren Song
IMDb: 2.7
74 min

It focuses on two friends, one of whom pursues a relationship with a mysterious woman who part owns a guest house and who he has been dating online. Problems occur…

Genre: Horror, Mystery
One Thousand Ropes

One Thousand Ropes

One Thousand Ropes
IMDb: 6.3
95 min

The father of a deeply troubled household that endured tragedy both from without and within, seeks to reconcile with his youngest daughter by making a journey to both symbolically and…

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Genre: Drama
Escargore

Escargore

Escargore
IMDb: 6.6
5 min

Claude and his friends are out of their element and in a whole lot of trouble when they choose the wrong lettuce for lunch. They must now find their way…

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The Dead Room

The Dead Room

The Dead Room
IMDb: 4.8
80 min

When a terrified family flees a desolate southern New Zealand farmhouse, two cynical scientists and a young psychic are sent to investigate their claims of a haunting. There they encounter…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Born to Dance

Born to Dance

Born to Dance
IMDb: 5.7
96 min

Coming of age tale told through the eyes of ’Tu’, an ambitious young man from Auckland who dreams of being a professional hip-hop dancer.

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Genre: Drama
25 April

25 April

25 April
IMDb: 7.1
85 min

A dramatization of the events at Gallipoli using the letters of the soldiers who were there.

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Genre: Documentary
Atomic Falafel

Atomic Falafel

Atomic Falafel
IMDb: 5.9
93 min

Two girls from nuclear towns in Israel and Iran spill their countries most valuable secrets on Facebook while trying to prevent a nuclear crisis.

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Genre: Comedy
Abandoned

Abandoned

Abandoned
IMDb: 6.3
82 min

When their yacht capsizes during a storm; four men face almost certain death.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Deathgasm

Deathgasm

Deathgasm
IMDb: 6.3
86 min

Two teenage boys unwittingly summon an ancient evil entity known as The Blind One by delving into black magic while trying to escape their mundane lives.

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Genre: Comedy, Horror, Music
Turbo Kid

Turbo Kid

Turbo Kid
IMDb: 6.7
95 min

In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, an orphaned teen must battle a ruthless warlord to save the girl of his dreams.

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How to Murder Your Wife

How to Murder Your Wife

How to Murder Your Wife
IMDb: 6.3
N/A

A black comedy based on the true story of Alfred Benning’s outlandish attempts to murder his overbearing wife in 1977.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Z for Zachariah

Z for Zachariah

Z for Zachariah
IMDb: 6.0
97 min

In the wake of a nuclear war, a young woman survives on her own, fearing she may actually be the proverbial last woman on earth, until she discovers the most…

Slow West

Slow West

Slow West
IMDb: 6.9
84 min

In the Old West, a 17-year-old Scottish boy teams up with a mysterious gunman to find the woman with whom he is infatuated.

The Hobbit The Battle of the Five Armies

The Hobbit The Battle of the Five Armies

The Hobbit The Battle of the Five Armies
IMDb: 7.4
144 min

Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor’s mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined…

ABCs of Death 2

ABCs of Death 2

ABCs of Death 2
IMDb: 5.4
125 min

Taking all that was great from the first installment, ABCs OF DEATH 2 aims to be a wilder, leaner, faster paced and even more entertaining anthology this time around, with…

Genre: Horror
The Dead Lands

The Dead Lands

The Dead Lands
IMDb: 6.3
108 min

Hongi, a Maori chieftain’s teenage son, must avenge his father’s murder in order to bring peace and honour to the souls of his loved ones after his tribe is slaughtered…

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Genre: Action, Adventure
Housebound

Housebound

Housebound
IMDb: 6.8
109 min

When Kylie Bucknell is sentenced to home detention, she’s forced to come to terms with her unsociable behaviour, her blabbering mother and a hostile spirit who seems less than happy…

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The Last Saint

The Last Saint

The Last Saint
IMDb: 5.5
111 min

Minka is a teenage Polynesian boy living in the heart of the city. With his P-addicted mother well on the way to going completely off the rails, three people enter…

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Genre: Action, Thriller
I Survived a Zombie Holocaust

I Survived a Zombie Holocaust

I Survived a Zombie Holocaust
IMDb: 5.0
104 min

From the land of early Peter Jackson comes another Braindead movie in bad taste. It’s the third day of shooting the low budget horror ‘Tonight They Come’ on location in…

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Genre: Comedy, Horror
The Dark Horse

The Dark Horse

The Dark Horse
IMDb: 7.5
124 min

One-time Maori speed-chess champ, Genesis Potini, lives with a bi-polar disorder and must overcome prejudice and violence in the battle to save his struggling chess club, his family and ultimately,…

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Genre: Drama
A Brony Tale

A Brony Tale

A Brony Tale
IMDb: 5.6
79 min

Vancouver-based voice artist Ashleigh Ball has been the voice of numerous characters in classic cartoons such as Care Bears, Strawberry Shortcake, Cinderella and more. When Ashleigh was hired to voice…

Genre: Documentary
What We Do in the Shadows

What We Do in the Shadows

What We Do in the Shadows
IMDb: 7.6
86 min

Vampire housemates try to cope with the complexities of modern life and show a newly turned hipster some of the perks of being undead.

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Genre: Comedy, Horror
Contract Killers

Contract Killers

Contract Killers
IMDb: 3.7
95 min

Cavalier contract killer Lee-Seng (Rob Young) flees his vengeful employer and a ruthless assassin (James Trevena-Brown) after failing to eliminate a team of vigilantes intent on ridding their city of…

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Genre: Action
The Cure

The Cure

The Cure
IMDb: 3.5
89 min

When a young female scientist discovers that the pharmaceutical company she works for had developed a cure for cancer years earlier, she attempts to release it to the world. Knowing…

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The Pa Boys

The Pa Boys

The Pa Boys
IMDb: 6.7
93 min

The Pa Boys is an energetic, uplifting road movie capturing the best of New Zealand’s culture, beauty, talent and music, whilst exploring themes of identity, friendship and discovering your roots.

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Genre: Drama, Music
The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug

The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug

The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug
IMDb: 7.9
161 min

The Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has gained the One Ring. They all continue their journey to get their gold back from the…

Ghost Bride

Ghost Bride

Ghost Bride
IMDb: 3.5
82 min

Ghost Bride tells the story of Jason Chen – a young chinese immigrant in New Zealand who keeps his love for Kiwi girl Skye secret from his disapproving mother Alice….

Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Beyond the Edge

Beyond the Edge

Beyond the Edge
IMDb: 6.8
93 min

A 3D feature film about Sir Edmund Hillary’s monumental and historical ascent of Mt. Everest in 1953 – an event that stunned the world and defined a nation.

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Antarctica: A Year on Ice

Antarctica: A Year on Ice

Antarctica: A Year on Ice
IMDb: 7.6
92 min

Filling the giant screen with stunning time-lapse vistas of Antarctica, and detailing year-round life at McMurdo and Scott Base, Anthony Powell’s documentary is a potent hymn to the icy continent…

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West of Memphis

West of Memphis

West of Memphis
IMDb: 7.9
150 min

An examination of a failure of justice in Arkansas. The documentary tells the hitherto unknown story behind an extraordinary and desperate fight to bring the truth to light. Told and…

Genre: Documentary
The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey
IMDb: 7.9
169 min

Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug,…