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Sky Subscribers Won’t Pay Extra for Justice League Redux

Sky today confirmed Zack Snyder’s four-hour cut of Justice League will premiere on March 18 on Neon, Sky Movies Premiere and Sky Go. That means Neon and Movies subscribers will get to see the the movie as part of their subscriptions and not have to fork out extra to rent it on Sky Box Office […]

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New to Disney+ in March

Disney+ will launch two major series in March, both movie spin-offs: The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (March 19) and The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers (March 26). The former stars Anthony Mackie as Sam Wilson, aka The Falcon, and Sebastian Stan as Bucky Barnes aka The Winter Soldier. The pair, who came together in the […]

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New to Amazon Prime Video in March

An animated adult superhero show from The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman will stream on Amazon Prime Video from March 26. Invincible revolves around 17-year-old Mark Grayson (Steven Yeun), who’s just like every other guy his age — except that his father is the most powerful superhero on the planet, Omni-Man (J.K. Simmons). But as […]

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New to View: February 28 – March 5

A weekly guide to what’s new of note on air and online Monday ➢ 2021 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards Vibe/Sky Go, 2.00 Variety predicts two streaming series — Netflix’s The Crown and Apple TV+’s Ted Lasso — will win the best TV drama and comedy series awards. But a Rotten Tomatoes poll is picking Disney+’s The […]

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Hot Off the Press Release: Lawless Hit Targets NZ

TVNZ 1 is recruiting a local version of My Life is Murder for its homegrown crime drama beat after acquiring the next season of The Brokenwood Mysteries and renewing One Lane Bridge. Here’s the media release: Lucy Lawless bringing My Life Is Murder Aotearoa to TVNZ Lucy Lawless is reprising her role as Alexa Crowe, a fiercely […]

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TVNZ to Forge Ahead With Digital Future

Record weekly viewership for TVNZ OnDemand and improving revenue mean the broadcaster is on track to “accelerate” its digital transformation and “reimagine the future of TV”, chief executive Kevin Kendrick says. TVNZ today reported a profit of nearly $40 million for the six months ending December 2020, a year-on-year hike of 115% — partly due […]

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New to Netflix in March

Bombay Begums (08/03/2021) From boardrooms to society’s margins, five ambitious women from various walks of life navigate dreams, desires and disappointments in modern Mumbai. The Houseboat (09/03/2021) Musicians and friends Fynn Kliemann and Olli Schulz spend two difficult years trying to restore the home of singer Gunter Gabriel to its former glory. Marriage or Mortgage (10/03/2021) […]

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Network Movies in HD: February 27 – March 5

Saturday Doctor Dolittle 2 (TVNZ 2, 5.20) Alpha (Three, 7.00) Bernie the Dolphin (Maori TV, 7.00) Tracers (TVNZ 2, 8.30) In Time (Duke, 8.30) Chappie (Three, 8.55) Mad Max: Fury Road (TVNZ 2, 10.20) Fifty Shades Freed (Three, 11.15)   Sunday Deception (TVNZ 2, 12.50am) Barely Lethal (TVNZ 2, 2.40am) Home Fries (TVNZ 2, 12.05) The Gilded Cage (Maori TV, 8.30) Crazy Rich Asians (TVNZ 2, […]

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New to Sky Movies in March

Sky Movies Premiere The Photograph Les Miserables Black and Blue The Grudge The Hunt The Nomads Untogether The Crime Boss Bloodshot Resistance The Changin’ Times of Ike White Bel Canto A White, White Day Disturbing the Peace A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood The Kindness of Strangers The Whistlers Inherit the Viper Rialto Channel Bethany […]

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Disney+ Provides Sneak Peek of 2021 Slate

Disney+ today unveiled some of this year’s coming attractions at the TV Critics Association winter press tour. They included new Marvel and Star Wars properties and spin-off from movies like Monsters, Inc, Turner & Hooch and The Mighty Ducks. Here’s the media release: DISNEY+ PRESENTS Q&A WITH MARVEL STUDIOS’ KEVIN FEIGE AND PANELS ‘BIG SHOT’ AND ‘THE […]

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