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This Week in HD: November 19 – 25

New Zealand’s definitive guide to what’s airing nightly free-to-air in 1080i    Saturday  Chasing Monsters (TV1, 5.00)  Cupcake Wars (TV2, 5.00) Grand Designs NZ (TV3, 5.00, R) Black-ish (TV2, 6.00, 5.1, R) Newshub Live at 6pm (TV3, 6.00)  University Challenge (Prime, 6.00)  MasterChef USA (Prime, 6.30) Hyundai Country Calendar (TV1, 7.00) Movie: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (TV2, 7.00, R) The X Factor Australia (TV3, 7.00) […]

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Strongman Strengthens TV3's HD Grip

Strongman Strengthens TV3’s HD Grip

TV3 has just confirmed Strongman — The Tragedy will air in HD when it premieres 7pm on Sunday. The 90-minute, commemorative docudrama recounts how, on 19 January 1967, a methane gas explosion ripped through the Greens Section of the Strongman Mine on the West Coast. The 11,000 feet-per-second fireball killed nineteen men; 15 bodies were recovered on the same […]

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