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HD Ratings: Movies Nothing to Celebrate

   In The Battle of the Bargain Bin Blockbusters, TVNZ 2’s The Wedding Crashers topped Three’s The Green Mile on Wednesday. The prison drama was competitive in the 25-54 demographic, where it averaged 2.5% over its three-and-a-half-hour broadcast and out-rated 2’s movie in the first hour. But otherwise Wedding Crashers dominated with 2.6% of 25-54, […]

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HD Ratings: Avatar Still a Blockbuster

Three earned stellar ratings for yet another broadcast of sci-fi blockbuster Avatar on Wednesday, when it blasted ahead of the competition from 7.00-10.30. Over three-and-a-half-hours it averaged 5.5% of the crucial 25-54 demographic, winning every quarter-hour segment except the first. It was the same in the other core commercial demos except 18-49, where the first […]

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Slow Coltrane to TVNZ 1

Six feet under Kiwi-style and a belated Robbie Coltrane drama about a celebrity accused of rape will premiere on TVNZ 1 in the week starting January 13. Casketeers, which will screen 7.00 Saturdays, follows the “passionate” proprietors of an Auckland funeral home, focusing as much on Francis and Kaiora Tipene’s relationship as what goes on behind […]

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