Tag Archives: Safe House

This Week in HD: November 11 – 17

New Zealand’s definitive guide to what’s airing nightly free-to-air in 1080i    Saturday  5 Star Family Reunion (TV1, 4.55) My Kitchen Rules New Zealand (TV2, 5.00, R) Survivor: Heroes v. Healers v. Hustlers (TV3, 5.00) Ados Addicted to Fishing (Prime, 5.00, R) 1 News at 6pm (TV1, 6.00) The Barefoot Bandits (TV2, 6.00) Newshub Live at 6pm (TV3, 6.00) Flog […]

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HD Heads-Up: November 2

➢ Two British drama series will premiere in the week starting November 11: Trust Me (TVNZ 1, 8.45 Sunday) and Safe House (Three, 9.20 Tuesday). The former stars new Doctor Who Jodie Whittaker as an overworked nurse who pretends to be a doctor in what The Guardian called “not the subtlest or most nuanced of hospital dramas; […]

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HD Ratings: TV3 Abruptly Cleans House

After two weeks of disastrous ratings for Safe House, TV3 is burning off the rest of the top British drama series in a double-episode on Sunday. The hasty rescheduling also will see the previously scheduled late-night movie, Martha Marcy May Malene, pre-empted by the episode of Rush that was programmed for 9.30. The good news […]

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HD Ratings: Demon Dancers Outfoxtrotted

TV3’s season finale of Dancing With the Stars out-rated TV2’s The Voice Australia but not Sunday’s exorcism scoop on TV1. DWTS averaged an impressive 5.0% – 8.9% of the commercial demographics but couldn’t match Sunday’s 6.9% – 11.0%. The Voice averaged 4.8% – 7.1% and beat DWTS in the final half-hour. From 8.30, TV2 dwarfed […]

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This Week in HD: July 18-24

NZ’s definitive guide to what’s airing nightly on the networks in 1080i Saturday The ITM Fishing Show (TV1, 5.00) Rheem Outdoors With Geoff (TV3, 5.00) Hyundai Country Calendar (TV1, 7.00) Movie: Race to Witch Mountain (TV2, 7.00, R) Safe Crackers (TV3, 7.00, 5.1) Our World: Dolphin – Spy in the Pod (TV1, 7.30, F) American Ninja Warrior (TV3, 7.30, 5.1) Motive (TV3, 8.30, 5.1) Network […]

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This Week in HD: July 11-17

NZ’s definitive guide to what’s airing nightly on the networks in 1080i Saturday The ITM Fishing Show (TV1, 5.00) Rheem Outdoors With Geoff (TV3, 5.00) Hyundai Country Calendar (TV1, 7.00) Movie: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice (TV2, 7.00, R) Series Premiere: Safe Crackers (TV3, 7.00, 5.1) Our World: Dolphin – Spy in the Pod (TV1, 7.30) New Slot: American Ninja Warrior (TV3, 7.30, 5.1) Motive (TV3, 8.30, […]

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HD Heads-Up: TV3 Cleans House

TV3 is refreshing its weekend line-up to include a top new British drama series and two reality shows ahead of MasterChef NZ’s debut on the channel. Safe House, which will air 8.30 Sundays, will launch off the back of the Dancing With the Stars and is from Foyle’s War producer Eleventh Hour Films. The Independent called the […]

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HDTV Ratings: June 7-10

TV2’s Sunday night repeat of the first Twilight movie out-rated both TV3’s HD premiere of The Lovely Bones and TV One’s NZ true-crime dramatisation, Safe House. Safe House opened this year’s Audi NZ Sunday Theatre season and averaged 5.1%-7.9% of key demographics compared with Twilight’s 8.2%-12.9% and Bones’ 5.7%-7.8%. Bones finished second to Twilight in […]

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Tonight in HD: June 10

Season Premiere: Sunday Theatre – The Audi NZ Season: Safe House (TV One, 8.30) In this fictionalised true-life dramatisation, Billy’s Morgana O’Reilly plays Carole Taylor, a reformed party girl and mother-of-two who 30 years ago was taken into hiding on the fledgling witness protection programme to testify in a murder case against her abusive ex-boyfriend Tony Michaels (This […]

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New to Blu: June 6-12

It’s a dino-mite week for Jurassic larks on Blu-ray. Universal is celebrating the availability of the Jurassic Park trilogy as separate Blu-ray releases for the first time with a slew of 3D IMAX titles with a prehistoric preponderance: Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric World, Dinosaurs Alive! and Dinosaurs: Giants of Patagonia The “documentary” […]

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