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Another Comments Update

Just to let everyone know that the first phase of ScreenScribe.tv’s overhaul is complete but the comments section is still cursed. My webmaster has transferred the site to a new host to pave the way for a fresh new look in the new year. The transition has meant fewer postings and a backlog of catch-ups […]

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Network HD Movie Highlights: December 28 – January 3

Saturday Labyrinth  (TVNZ 2, 7.00) Power Rangers (Three, 7.00) The Bodyguard (TVNZ 2, 8.55) Edward Scissorhands (Three, 9.25) Hollow Man (Duke, 9.35) Heartthrob (Three, 11.25)   Sunday Air Force One (TVNZ 2, 2.05am) Peter Rabbit (TVNZ 2, 7.00) The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (Three, 8.30) Charlie’s Angles (Prime TV, 8.30) Theeb (Maori TV, […]

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New to TVNZ OnDemand in January

Next month TVNZ OnDemand will stream the latest seasons of Manifest, The Bachelor, Criminal Minds and Station 19. Seasons two of Manifest and 24 of The Bachelor will stream weekly from January 7, S3 of Station 19 from January 23, and the 15th and final season of Criminal Minds from January 9. TV Guide says […]

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HD Heads-Up: January 4 – 10

➢➢ TVNZ 1 will welcome in the new year with a slew of new and returning series, including BBC blockbusters Seven Worlds, One Planet and World on Fire. David Attenborough’s latest and the prestigious historical drama will screen back-to-back on Sunday nights from January 5. The former explores the evolution of our seven continents and […]

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HD Heads-Up: December 28 – January 3

➢➢ Amid the glut of New Year music special and movie repeats is a handful of highlights, including the season 12 premiere of Doctor Who. TVNZ OnDemand will stream it from 9am on January 2; TVNZ 2 will broadcast it at the same time and repeat it later in the day at 7.30. The two-part […]

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Network HD Movie Highlights: December 21 – 27

Saturday The Santa Clause (TVNZ 2, 7.00) King Kong (Three, 8.00) Fred Claus (TVNZ 2, 8.55) Murder at 1600 (Duke, 9.35) The Last Days on Mars (Three, 11.25)   Sunday Two Night Stand (TVNZ 2, 1.15am) Bad Moms 2 – A Bad Moms Christmas (TVNZ 2, 8.30) 2 Fast 2 Furious (Three, 8.30) The Patience […]

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Hot Off the Press Releases: Spark Sells Lightbox to Sky

Spark sells Lightbox to Sky    Spark has today announced that it has entered into an agreement for Sky Network Television Limited (Sky) to purchase its entertainment streaming business, Lightbox.   Matt Bain, Marketing Director for Spark, explains, “Early in 2019, we started a process to identify a local or international media partner who could enhance Lightbox’s content proposition and support its […]

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New to Blu: December 18 – 24

  Ad Astra ➢ “The 1080p transfer looks solid and this Ultra HD rendering takes it up a notch with a discernible increase in detail, colour depth, and emboldened highlights, both light and dark … Looking at the presentation as a whole I would say that it makes for a distinct improvement when compared to the […]

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HD Ratings: F&F Brings Down The House

Three looks to have a lock on Sunday nights over summer with the first entry in its Fast and Furious season revving up the ratings. It averaged 4.1% of Three’s target audience, 25-54 year-olds, and won its slot in the other core commercial demographics, too (although among households shopper with kids only one-tenth of a […]

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Reader Comments Update

“Am I the only one still not able to read comments?” I wish that were so, Tony, but I’m afraid no one can post comments because something’s ‘broken’ within this site’s ageing infrastructure. My webmaster is trying to fix it but the remedy appears to be an overhaul of the site that will take time […]

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