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HD Ratings: Man of Steel Too Strong for Kiwi Superhero

TV One’s premiere of Hillary scaled impressive ratings on Sunday but couldn’t topple TV2’s Man of Steel in the key 25-54 and 18-49 demographics. It won the 8.30 hour among all viewers aged 5+ whereas TV3’s network movie premiere of The Maze Runner trailed TV One’s Sunday and TV2’s You’re Back in the Room NZ in all three […]

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MySky+ … Movies in August

Sky’s movie channels offer an unusually august line-up of premieres next month, from top comedies Don Jon and Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa to blockbusters Pacific Rim and Man of Steel to the forerunner of Downton Abbey and a miniseries re-make of Rosemary’s Baby. The satanic cult classic has been inflated to nearly three hours for […]

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New to Blu: Movies > October 30-November 5

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No … it’s another lousy deal for NZ Blu-ray buyers. The version of Man of Steel that goes on sale this week in 2D and 3D editions lacks the picture-in-picture commentary that appears to be exclusive to the US release. Americans have to wait another two weeks […]

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Man of Steel No Match for Iron Man But What About the Masked Man?

Man of Steel topped the NZ box office at the weekend, when it scored the year’s third highest-opening weekend. It grossed $1.461 million, behind Iron Man 3’s $2.305 million and Fast & Furious 6’s $1.828 million. Including Wednesday previews, Man of Steel has so far grossed $1.589 million, compared to $910,666 for the previous weekend’s […]

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