Country: New Zealand ( 200 )

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Adventure, Fantasy

After successfully crossing over (and under) the Misty Mountains, Thorin and Company must seek aid from a powerful stranger before taking on the dangers of Mirkwood Forest--without their Wizard. If they reach the human settlement of Lake-town it will be time for the hobbit Bilbo Baggins to fulfill his contract with the dwarves. The party must complete the journey to Lonely Mountain and burglar Baggins must seek out the Secret Door that will give them access to the hoard of the dragon Smaug. And, where has Gandalf got off to? And what is his secret business to the south?
Director: Peter Jackson
Stars: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott, ...

The ABCs of Death (2012)

Comedy, Horror

The ABC's OF DEATH is an ambitious anthology film featuring segments directed by over two dozen of the world's leading talents in contemporary genre film. Inspired by children's educational ABC books, the motion picture is comprised of 26 individual chapters, each helmed by a different director assigned a letter of the alphabet. The directors were then given free reign in choosing a word to create a story involving death. Provocative, shocking, funny and ultimately confrontational; THE ABC's OF DEATH is the definitive snapshot of the diversity of modern horror. Drafthouse Films, Magnet Pictures and Timpson Films are proud to present this alphabetical arsenal of destruction orchestrated by what Fangoria calls "a stunning roll call of some of the most exciting names in horror across the world."
Director: Kaare Andrews, Angela Bettis, Hélène Cattet, Ernesto Díaz Espinoza, ...
Stars: Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Kyra Zagorsky, Michael Smiley, Neil Maskell, ...

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

Adventure, Fantasy

Bilbo Baggins is swept into a quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from the fearsome dragon Smaug. Approached out of the blue by the wizard Gandalf the Grey, Bilbo finds himself joining a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior, Thorin Oakenshield. Their journey will take them into the Wild; through treacherous lands swarming with Goblins and Orcs, deadly Wargs and Giant Spiders, Shapeshifters and Sorcerers. Although their goal lies to the East and the wastelands of the Lonely Mountain first they must escape the goblin tunnels, where Bilbo meets the creature that will change his life forever ... Gollum. Here, alone with Gollum, on the shores of an underground lake, the unassuming Bilbo Baggins not only discovers depths of guile and courage that surprise even him, he also gains possession of Gollum's "precious" ring that holds unexpected and useful qualities ... A simple, gold ring that is tied to the fate of all Middle-earth in ways Bilbo cannot begin to ...
Director: Peter Jackson
Stars: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott, ...

West of Memphis (2012)

Documentary

An examination of a failure of justice in the case against the West Memphis Three.
Director: Amy Berg
Stars: Michael Baden, Jason Baldwin, Holly Ballard, Jamie Clark Ballard, ...

Boy (2010)

Comedy, Drama

It's 1984, and Michael Jackson is king-even in Waihau Bay, New Zealand. Here we meet Boy, an 11-year-old who lives on a farm with his gran, a goat, and his younger brother, Rocky (who thinks he has magic powers). Shortly after Gran leaves for a week, Boy's father, Alamein, appears out of the blue. Having imagined a heroic version of his father during his absence, Boy comes face to face with the real version-an incompetent hoodlum who has returned to find a bag of money he buried years before. This is where the goat enters.
Director: Taika Waititi
Stars: James Rolleston, Te Aho Eketone-Whitu, Taika Waititi, Moerangi Tihore, ...

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

Animation, Action, Adventure

Having bought a model ship, the Unicorn, for a pound off a market stall Tintin is initially puzzled that the sinister Mr. Sakharine should be so eager to buy it from him, resorting to murder and kidnapping Tintin - accompanied by his marvellous dog Snowy - to join him and his gang as they sail to Morocco on an old cargo ship. Sakharine has bribed the crew to revolt against the ship's master, drunken Captain Haddock, but Tintin, Snowy and Haddock escape, arriving in Morocco at the court of a sheikh, who also has a model of the Unicorn. Haddock tells Tintin that over three hundred years earlier his ancestor Sir Francis Haddock was forced to scuttle the original Unicorn when attacked by a piratical forebear of Sakharine but he managed to save his treasure and provide clues to its location in three separate scrolls, all of which were secreted in models of the Unicorn. Tintin and Sakharine have one each and the villain intends to use the glass-shattering top Cs of operatic soprano the ...
Director: Steven Spielberg
Stars: Jamie Bell, Andy Serkis, Daniel Craig, Nick Frost, ...

Z for Zachariah (2015)

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

In the wake of a disaster that wipes out most of civilization, two men and a young woman find themselves in an emotionally charged love triangle as the last known survivors.
Director: Craig Zobel
Stars: Margot Robbie, Chris Pine, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Turbo Kid (2015)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, a comic book fan dons the persona of his favourite hero to save his enthusiastic friend and fight a tyrannical overlord.
Director: François Simard, Anouk Whissell, Yoann-Karl Whissell
Stars: Michael Ironside, Aaron Jeffery, Laurence Leboeuf, Munro Chambers, ...

Deathgasm (2015)

Comedy, Horror

Two teenage boys unwittingly summon an ancient evil entity known as The Blind One by delving into black magic while trying to escape their mundane lives.
Director: Jason Lei Howden
Stars: Kimberley Crossman, Milo Cawthorne, James Blake, Sam Berkley, ...

Free in Deed (2015)

Drama

Set in the distinctive world of storefront churches, based on actual events, Free in Deed depicts one man's attempts to perform a miracle. When a single mother brings her young son to church for healing, this lonely Pentecostal minister is forced to confront the seemingly incurable illness of the child and his own demons as well. The more he prays, the more things seem to spiral out of his control.
Director: Jake Mahaffy
Stars: Kathy Smith, David Harewood, Edwina Findley, Alex Coker, ...

Glastonbury Isle of Light: Journey of the Grail (2018)

Action, Adventure, History

Follows the legends of the Holy Grail and how it came to Britain in the first century. Joseph escapes peril in Jerusalem with the chalice and implores the help of the British warrior Caractacus who has set up resistance to Roman domination.
Director:
Stars: John Rhys-Davies

The Perfect Wave (2014)

Adventure, Biography, Drama

The Perfect wave is a LOVE STORY, with four key pillars, a young mans love for surfing, adventure, a mothers love for her son, a young man falling in love for the first time, Gods love. The film takes the audience on a journey, as our hero searches for his 'perfect wave'. The journey has many unexpected turns, and twists, as our hero falls in-love and loses his way, but as fate would have it, jealousy ensues, and seeking to reconcile our hero travels to Mauritius where one event changes his life forever.
Director: Bruce Macdonald
Stars: Scott Eastwood, Cheryl Ladd, Patrick Lyster, Rachel Hendrix, ...

ABCs of Death 2 (2014)

Comedy, Horror

Another 26-chapter anthology that showcases death in all its vicious wonder and brutal beauty.
Director: Rodney Ascher, Julian Barratt, Robert Boocheck, Alejandro Brugués, ...
Stars: Martina García, Andy Nyman, Ian Virgo, Miguel Ángel Muñoz, ...

Slow West (2015)

Western

A young Scottish man travels across America in pursuit of the woman he loves, attracting the attention of an outlaw who is willing to serve as a guide.
Director: John Maclean
Stars: Michael Fassbender, Rory McCann, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Ben Mendelsohn, ...

Housebound (2014)

Comedy, Horror, Mystery

A young woman is forced to return to her childhood home after being placed under house arrest where she suspects that something evil may be lurking in the house.
Director: Gerard Johnstone
Stars: Morgana O'Reilly, Rima Te Wiata, Glen-Paul Waru, Cameron Rhodes, ...

The Pa Boys (2014)

Drama, Music

The Pa Boys is an energetic, uplifting road movie capturing the best of New Zealand's culture, beauty, talent and music, whilst exploring themes of identity, friendship and discovering your roots.
Director: Himiona Grace
Stars: Francis Kora, Matariki Whatarau, Tola Newbery, Juanita Hepi, ...

Syrenia (2015)

Drama, Family, Fantasy

A young filmmaker uses his home movie camera to escape the harsh realities of life, following the untimely death of his parents.
Director: Fraser Grut
Stars: John Callen, Will Wallace, Ilona Rodgers, Tom Grut, ...

The Dead Lands (2014)

Action

After his tribe is slaughtered through an act of treachery, the teenage son of a slain Maori chieftain looks to avenge his father's murder and bring peace and honor to the souls of his loved ones.
Director: Toa Fraser
Stars: James Rolleston, Lawrence Makoare, Te Kohe Tuhaka, Xavier Horan, ...

The Dark Horse (2014)

Drama

A brilliant but troubled New Zealand chess champion finds purpose by teaching underprivileged children about the rules of chess and life.
Director: James Napier Robertson
Stars: Cliff Curtis, James Rolleston, Kirk Torrance, Xavier Horan, ...