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HD Heads-Up: December 8 – 14

   ➢➢ Three appears to be targeting the weakness of Saturday night programming on both TVNZ channels with decent free-to-air movie premieres. TVNZ 1’s wall-to-wall re-runs and 2’s lacklustre movie repeats have opened a window for distinctive first-run fare that either bypassed cinemas here or slipped under the radar. Last weekend the low-profile The Founder won […]

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New Year HD Highlights

   Saturday The X Factor UK (TV1, 7.00) Movie: Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (TV2, 7.00, R) Movie: Agent Cody Banks (TV3, 7.00) MasterChef Junior USA (Prime, 7.30) The Toy Box (TV1, 8.25) Movie: Ace Ventura 2: When Nature Calls (TV2, 8.30, R) Agatha Raisin (Prime, 8.30) Movie: Romancing the Stone (TV3, 8.55, R) Coronation Street (TV1, 9.20) Father Brown (Prime, […]

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TVNZ 1 to Resurrect Blue Murder

TVNZ 1 will beef up its summer holiday schedule with the premiere of the Australian true-crime drama, Blue Murder: Killer Cop. Blue Murder was the name of an outstanding 1995 miniseries that dramatised the exploits of a corrupt Sydney cop, Detective Sergeant Roger “The Dodger” Rogerson. “Going back to the same well could have been poisonous, but […]

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