Tuesday, 26 July 2011
Smallest 'Cinema on Wheels' heading to the Mainland
A traveling cinema showing solid gold kiwi film and TV classics is heading to the South Island.
Friday, 22 July 2011
Harry Potter: The finale of the most successful film series of all time continues to make NZ Box Office history
“Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows – Part 2” continues to break all New Zealand box office records in it’s first week of release, and can now claim the record for biggest opening week of all time, grossing an excess of $4 million at the New Zealand box office.
Sunday, 17 July 2011
Movies return to Kaitaia KAITAIA
— People went to the movies in Kaitaia for the first time in more than 20 years this week.
Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows - Part 2 Shatters NZ Box Office Records
Monday, 27 June 2011
New Zealand Harry Potter fans offered a chance to attend special VIP Preview screenings in their own town!
Thursday, 2 June 2011
US Cinema Company Invests in Wellington WELLINGTON CITY
— Wellington City Council has welcomed the announcement by the global cinema, theatre and property business Reading International Inc (Reading) that it has relocated its global accounting team to the capital.
Wednesday, 1 June 2011
Wellington the winner as numbers stack up for Reading International WELLINGTON CITY
— Wellington has strengthened its international reputation as a film industry hub with the announcement by the global cinema, theatre and property business Reading International Inc.
Tuesday, 31 May 2011
New Zealand loves the Wolf Pack: The Hangover Part II downs the biggest opening for an R-Rated comedy in NZ
The party has not stopped for Phil, Stu and Alan with THE HANGOVER PART II enjoying the biggest opening weekend of all time at the New Zealand Box Office for an ‘R’ Rated title.
Tuesday, 24 May 2011
Event Cinemas Scores 3D RWC2011 Deal
Event Cinemas has signed a deal with 3D Live to screen both the semi-finals, the bronze medal match and the final of the Rugby World Cup 2011 in 3D in Auckland, Whangarei, Hamilton, New Plymouth and Wellington.
Thursday, 12 May 2011
Speight's Coast to Coast Nationwide Cinema Tour
The 2011 Speight’s Coast to Coast documentary will be released in May and June in cinemas throughout New Zealand.
Tuesday, 10 May 2011
Cinema Census reveals NZ to be a nation of Big Screen Loving Pirates
A survey has found that 51% of New Zealanders regularly download movies online, of those 87% get them from free and illegal sources.
Tuesday, 12 April 2011
Sucker punch rockets to #1 at the NZ box office
New Zealand audiences have demonstrated their love for cult director Zack Snyder, with his film Sucker Punch claiming the #1 spot at the New Zealand Box Office on opening weekend (8-10th April) taking in an impressive $350, 600 (estimated).
Wednesday, 30 March 2011
Cinema Census Surveys New Zealand Movie-Goers
New Zealand's movie and cinema website Flicks.co.nz is hosting the first annual 'Cinema Census'.
Friday, 2 July 2010
Tainui and Hoyts to Launch State-of-the-Art Cinema Complex WAIKATO
— Tainui will join with Hoyts Cinemas to build a multi-million dollar cinema complex in the Waikato creating 80 new jobs and giving a boost to the local economy.
Wednesday, 21 April 2010
Hoyts granted clearance to buy Berkeley exhibition business AUCKLAND
— The Commerce Commission has granted clearance for Hoyts Corporation Holdings (NZ) Limited to acquire the Berkeley film exhibition business from Everard Entertainment Limited.
Thursday, 18 March 2010
Kiwis Name Their Favourite Movies Of All Time
Over 10,000 New Zealanders have voted in a poll of movie tastes and the results are in.
Friday, 25 September 2009
SKYCITY Cinemas at the Forefront of 3D Cinema Experience AUCKLAND
— This week SKYCITY Cinemas will install four new 3D cinema screens in Auckland and Hamilton to add to SKYCITY’s already impressive number of 3D cinema viewing cinemas in operation across the country.
Tuesday, 21 July 2009
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Price has record-breaking opening
Monday, 20 July 2009
Half-Blood Prince casts a spell over New Zealand box office
Shooting straight to the number one position at the New Zealand box office, Warner Bros.
Wednesday, 15 July 2009
Live Interactive Cinema comes to SKYCITY Cinemas AUCKLAND
— Children’s entertainment has taken on a whole new dimension at SKYCITY Cinemas, and it’s set to take New Zealand by storm.
Thursday, 2 July 2009
Land of the Lost classified 'M'
A classification of 'M Contains offensive language and sexual references' was issued today by Chief Censor Bill Hastings for the feature film Land of the Lost.
Friday, 19 June 2009
Botany's Berkley Cinema First In New Zealand To Screen Transformer: Revenge Of The Fallen
On Wednesday June 24th Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen hits cinemas here in New Zealand.