2014’s John Wick is a prime example of the modern-day American action movie done to perfection; a supercool merging of Jean-Pierre Melville’s existential noir classic Le Samourai with the ultra...
Ructions in the Christchurch Poultry, Bantam and Pigeon Club is an unlikely theme for a documentary.
"West Philadelphia is a long way from Cannes," the American actor says.
Sam Neill is set to star in an upcoming historical action-drama following a Dunedin educated surgeon during World War 2.
Viceroy’s House (Rialto and Metro), the story of the ignoble retreat of the British from India, is a passion project for director Gurinder Chadha, as her own family was caught up in the violence...
Much of the pre-release chatter leading up to this second instalment of the Alien prequel series has revolved around whether it would atone for the relative failure of Prometheus.
A new dawn, and possibly even a franchise, await the legend of British folklore hero King Arthur.
Kiwi actor Cliff Curtis has just been cast as a lead character in all four of James Cameron's upcoming Avatar films.
With each generation, New Zealanders seem to move further away from the farm.
I knew before I went that A Dog’s Purpose (Rialto, Metro and Reading) was a full-blown weepie, I had seen the trailer twice and blubbed each time, but the real surprise was just how much trouble a...
It’s more than a little ironic that the first great movie to come forth from Trump’s America is this patently unsettling, yet eminently watchable, satire of the kind of liberal elite hypocrisy...
"Pirates of the Caribbean" star Orlando Bloom returns to the big screen next month with a spy thriller he says is both plausible and gripping.
Director Jonathan Demme, whose hit films included The Silence of the Lambs and Philadelphia, has died after complications from cancer. He was 73.
Actress Zoe Saldana is happy release dates for the long-anticipated sequels to 2009 box office smash hit Avatar have been announced, joking she does not want to get "too old" to not be able to do her own stunts in the adventure fantasy.
After causing havoc in the universe and saving it from destruction, Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy" are back in a new adventure that takes the unconventional group of friends on a quest to discover their family ties.
Nine years after his death at age 28, audiences are seeing a different side of Australian actor Heath Ledger through the lens of his own camera.
The largely testosterone-fueled Star Wars movie franchise has added an important new female character in the eighth film, "Star Wars: The Last Jedi", director Rian Johnson said on Friday at a fanfest in Orlando.
A new documentary hopes to plant the germ of an idea, writes Tom McKinlay.
An unclassifiable ghost story with smatterings of Kubrickian horror and even some Eurotrash action-thriller thrown in for good measure, Personal Shopper is perhaps most memorable for Kristen Stewart’s mesmerising and nuanced lead performance.
I was hoping to like Their Finest (Rialto and Metro) because like seemingly every other woman in the country I have a bit of a thing for Bill Nighy.