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Underbelly Blu-ray Bound

Underbelly Blu-ray Bound

The first — and best — of the Underbelly series will be released on Blu-ray in August. The award-winning dramatisation of Melbourne’s ’90s gangland wars was one of the first shows TV3 aired in HD (but, ironically, was repeated in SD). The latest series, The Golden Mile (TV3, 8.30pm Wednesdays), bridges the first and second, […]

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MediaWorks Delivers Better Video On Demand

MediaWorks Delivers Better Video On Demand

MediaWorks has improved its video on demand service for TV3 and C4 shows but says it’s still too costly to stream them in HD. “We offer 770 kilobytes as our top-quality stream, though we can go higher at any time,” MediaWorks’ director of interactive Siobhan McKenna told ScreenScribe.tv. But she says HD would be too […]

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HDTV Heads-Up: Underbelly - The Golden Mile

HDTV Heads-Up: Underbelly – The Golden Mile

TV3 will launch series three of the Aussie gangland hit, Underbelly, with a two-hour special on May 5. The original Underbelly was one of the first 1080i dramas TV3 screened after it became the first NZ channel to go HD two years ago. It flopped spectacularly, partly because of misjudged programming, and was shunted off […]

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