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HDTV Ratings: The Mentalist vs Street Kings

HDTV Ratings: The Mentalist vs Street Kings

TV2’s HD premiere of season two of The Mentalist last night scorched the competition. With the top-rating, movie-length episode of Shortland Street as a lead-in, it drew 19.1% of TV2’s target audience, 18-39 year-olds, and 20.8% of TV3’s key demo, 18-49 year-olds, whereas TV3’s free-to-air HD premiere of Street Kings could only rate 6.1% of each. […]

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HDTV Movie Premieres: July 31-August 6

HDTV Movie Premieres: July 31-August 6

Funny People: Sky Movies, 8.30pm Saturday. Writer/director Judd Apatow’s obsession with genitalia gags frustrates Funny People’s potential as a standout comedy about stand-up comedians. At least Adam Sandler and Seth Rogen bond beautifully as a terminally ill king of comedy who tries to atone for his womanising while mentoring and tormenting a dogsbody who aspires […]

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HDTV Heads-Up: Lie to Me, Street Kings, Juno

HDTV Heads-Up: Lie to Me, Street Kings, Juno

Would I lie to you? TV3 will resume season two of Lie to Me from episode 11 on August 4. The HD drama about a body language sleuth (Tim Roth) was one of the network’s most popular shows this year before its Wednesday night run was interrupted for Underbelly: The Golden Mile. Its return will […]

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