Latest Cinema of New Zealand Stories

2008-08-19 15:00:57

By BROATCH, Mark APRON STRINGS (M - violence and offensive language) starring Scott Wills, Jennifer Ludlam, Jodie Rimmer, Laila Rouass. Directed by Sima Urale. 90 mins.

2008-07-08 15:00:33

By KEITH, Leighton A NEW director has been found for an $18-million movie about New Zealand war hero, double VC recipient Charles Upham.

2005-12-16 02:05:00

The critics aren't the only ones raving about Peter Jackson's "King Kong." For the film's promotional partners, the movie represents a rare opportunity to have a director of Jackson's caliber creatively involved in their programs, for which they've awarded him their own thumbs up.

2005-11-18 06:05:00

Ubisoft's "Peter Jackson's King Kong: The Official Game of the Movie" has been building buzz since it was previewed at the E3 conference in May.

2005-11-07 04:15:00

By Borys Kit LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - When Peter Jackson unveiled the first "Lord of the Rings" movie in 2001, it ushered in a torrent of attention on New Zealand and its film industry, kicking it into high gear and showing that the country was a viable place for Hollywood to make its movies.

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