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Kangaroo Dundee Dog Tucker

Kangaroo Dundee Dog Tucker

TV One is pulling Kangaroo Dundee from 8.30 Tuesdays after the premiere’s disastrous ratings and will replace it on February 5 with something more buzz-worthy: the HD BBC special, Ultimate Swarms. Presented by entomoloist George McGavin, it investigates why swarms are “the ultimate defence” for everything from bats and bees to ants and fish. The Guardian […]

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HD Ratings: Toon Titan Tops For TV3

HD Ratings: Toon Titan Tops For TV3

Minions monstered the competition on Sunday, when an HD repeat of Despicable Me and the network HD premiere of What’s Your Number? helped TV3 to win the night with a 32.8% share of its target audience, adults 25-54. The blockbuster ‘toon averaged 6.6% – 10.4% of the major demographics, which was two-to-three times the viewership […]

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This Week in HD: December 21-27

This Week in HD: December 21-27

NZ’s definitive guide to what’s airing nightly in 1080i on the networks: Saturday Trade Zone Gone Fishin’ (TV3, 5.00) ITM Fishing Show (TV3, 5.30, R) NZ Story (TV One, 7.00) Lanny and Wayne the Christmas Elves in Prep & Landing   (TV2, 7.00, R) Fusion Feasts (TV3, 7.00) Survivor (TV3, 7.30, 5.1) Showtime (TV One, 8.00) Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries (TV One, 8.30) […]

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HD Heads-Up: December 21-27

The networks’ Christmas schedules are decked wall-to-wall with movies and specials, mostly re-runs but many in HD, including the spin-off Toy Story of Terror! (TV2, 7.00 Monday). It aired as a Halloween special in the US, where Variety praised the “first-rate” animation. “At roughly 21 minutes sans commercials Toy Story of Terror! is about a […]

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