Showing 50 titles of total 72 (country New Zealand). 

Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

# 14270 IMDb PG-13 

Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

TaglineEveryone is a Suspect.

By Kenneth Branagh (directed by)

Crime, Drama, Mystery (1h 54min)

USA USA, UK UK, Malta Malta, France France, Canada Canada, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.5 after 146,058 votes on 29-Jul-18.

1 win & 20 nominations

Hercule Poirot, the best detective in the world decides to leave on the Orient Express. The train accidentally gets stopped because of a small avalanche. Little did he know that a murder was planned and that a person on this train was able of committing such crime. Will he solve this murder before the train starts working again?

War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)

# 14010 IMDb PG-13 

War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)

TaglineFor freedom. For family. For the planet.

By Matt Reeves (directed by)

Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller (2h 20min)

USA USA, Canada Canada, New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.5 after 141,216 votes on 28-Dec-17.

9 wins & 23 nominations

After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind.

6 Days (2017)

# 13993 IMDb R 

6 Days (2017)

By Toa Fraser

Action, Drama, History, Thriller (1h 34min)

UK UK, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.1 after 2,208 votes on 05-Oct-17.

In April 1980, armed gunmen stormed the Iranian Embassy in Princes Gate, London and took all inside hostage...

Wonder Woman (2017)

# 13917 IMDb PG-13 

Wonder Woman (2017)

TaglinePower. Grace. Wisdom. Wonder.

By Patty Jenkins (directed by)

Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War (2h 21min)

USA USA, China China, Hong Kong Hong Kong, UK UK, Italy Italy, Canada Canada, New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.6 after 360,879 votes on 16-Jan-18.

13 wins & 27 nominations

Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when a pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discover her full powers and her true destiny.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

# 13868 IMDb

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

TaglineThis summer, the galaxy won't save itself.

By James Gunn (directed by)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi (2h 16min)

USA USA, New Zealand New Zealand, Canada Canada

Fine! Rated 7.7 after 364,944 votes on 25-Apr-18.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 12 wins & 42 nominations

After saving Xandar from Ronan's wrath, the Guardians are now recognized as heroes. Now the team must help their leader Star Lord (Chris Pratt) uncover the truth behind his true heritage. Along the way, old foes turn to allies and betrayal is blooming. And the Guardians find that they are up against a devastating new menace who is out to rule the galaxy.

Ghost in the Shell (2017)

# 13804 IMDb

Ghost in the Shell (2017)

By Rupert Sanders (directed by)

Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller (1h 47min)

USA USA, India India, China China, Japan Japan, Hong Kong Hong Kong, UK UK, New Zealand New Zealand, Canada Canada, Australia Australia

Rated 6.4 after 138,217 votes on 13-Jan-18.

1 win & 4 nominations

In the near future, Major Motoko Kusanagi (Scarlett Johansson) is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible terrorist attack, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people's minds and control them, Major Kusanagi is uniquely qualified to stop it. As (...)

Power Rangers (2017)

# 13758 IMDb

Power Rangers (2017)

TaglineBack to action!

By Dean Israelite (directed by)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi (2h 04min)

USA USA, Hong Kong Hong Kong, Japan Japan, Mexico Mexico, Canada Canada, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.8 after 28,556 votes on 13-Jun-17.

High school outcasts stumble upon an old alien ship, where they acquire superpowers and are dubbed the Power Rangers. Learning that an old enemy of the previous generation has returned to exact vegenance, the group must harness their powers and use them to work together and save the world.

Tickled (2016)

# 14761 IMDb R 

Tickled (2016)

TaglineIt's not what you think

By David Farrier, Dylan Reeve

Documentary, Mystery (1h 32min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.6 after 11,416 votes on 02-Aug-18.

1 win & 16 nominations

David Farrier, a New Zealand pop cultural reporter whose story subjects often verge into the bizarre, believes he's found his next story when he stumbles across an online video on the world of competitive endurance tickling, a sport where the participants, with hands and feet tied down, are tickled for as long as they can endure. Participants are flown to Los Angeles first class, paid $1,500, and (...)

The Light Between Oceans (2016)

# 13201 IMDb

The Light Between Oceans (2016)

TaglineLove demands everything

By Derek Cianfrance

Drama, Romance (2h 13min)

UK UK, New Zealand New Zealand, USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.2 after 23,723 votes on 21-Mar-17.

5 nominations

A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from a drifting rowing boat.

Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)

# 13006 IMDb

Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)

TaglineNature just got gangster

By Taika Waititi

Adventure, Comedy, Drama (1h 41min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.9 after 44,648 votes on 05-Mar-17.

13 wins & 28 nominations

A national manhunt is ordered for a rebellious kid and his foster uncle who go missing in the wild New Zealand bush.

Krampus (2015)

# 12656 IMDb

Krampus (2015)

TaglineYou don't want to be on his list.

By Michael Dougherty

Comedy, Fantasy, Horror (1h 38min)

USA USA, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.2 after 50,300 votes on 01-Aug-18.

4 wins & 14 nominations

When his dysfunctional family clashes over the holidays, young Max (Emjay Anthony) is disillusioned and turns his back on Christmas. Little does he know, this lack of festive spirit has unleashed the wrath of Krampus: a demonic force of ancient evil intent on punishing non-believers. All hell breaks loose as beloved holiday icons take on a monstrous life of their own, laying siege to the (...)

Turbo Kid (2015)

# 12444 IMDb

Turbo Kid (2015)

TaglineComing Soon To a Wasteland Near You!

By François Simard, Anouk Whissell, Yoann-Karl Whissell

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller (1h 33min)

Canada Canada, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.7 after 21,151 votes on 11-Feb-18.

21 wins & 14 nominations

In a post-apocalyptic future, THE KID, a young solitary scavenger obsessed with comic books must face his fears and become a reluctant hero when he meets a mysterious girl named APPLE. Despite their efforts to keep to themselves, ZEUS, the sadistic and self-proclaimed leader of the Wasteland, plagues THE KID and APPLE. Armed with little more than blind faith and an ancient turbocharged weapon, (...)

Z for Zachariah (2015)

# 12380 IMDb

Z for Zachariah (2015)

TaglineAfter the end of the world she thought she was alone. She was wrong.

By Craig Zobel

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller (1h 35min)

Iceland Iceland, Switzerland Switzerland, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.0 after 20,709 votes on 06-May-17.

3 nominations

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.

Slow West (2015)

# 12238 IMDb

Slow West (2015)

TaglineWanted dead or dead

By John Maclean

Action, Thriller, Western (1h 24min)

UK UK, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.9 after 28,629 votes on 05-Oct-16.

5 wins & 12 nominations

'Slow West' follows a 16-year-old boy on a journey across 19th Century frontier America in search of the woman he loves, while accompanied by mysterious traveler Silas.

The Dark Horse (2014)

# 13125 IMDb

The Dark Horse (2014)

TaglineWhen a king falters, it can take a community to help him stand...

By James Napier Robertson

Drama (2h 04min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.6 after 3,889 votes on 03-Feb-17.

22 wins & 15 nominations

A brilliant but troubled New Zealand chess champion finds purpose by teaching underprivileged children about the rules of chess and life.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

# 11848 IMDb

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

TaglineThe Defining Chapter

By Peter Jackson

Adventure, Fantasy (2h 24min)

New Zealand New Zealand, USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.4 after 400,410 votes on 25-Nov-17.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 7 wins & 48 nominations

After the Dragon leaves the Lonely Mountain, the people of Lake-town see a threat coming. Orcs, dwarves, elves and people prepare for war. Bilbo sees Thorin going mad and tries to help. Meanwhile, Gandalf is rescued from the Necromancer's prison and his rescuers realize who the Necromancer is.

What We Do in the Shadows (2014)

# 11784 IMDb

What We Do in the Shadows (2014)

By Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi

Comedy, Horror (1h 26min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.6 after 79,597 votes on 12-Mar-17.

23 wins & 17 nominations

Follow the lives of Viago (Taika Waititi), Deacon (Jonathan Brugh), and Vladislav (Jemaine Clement) - three flatmates who are just trying to get by and overcome life's obstacles-like being immortal vampires who must feast on human blood. Hundreds of years old, the vampires are finding that beyond sunlight catastrophes, hitting the main artery, and not being able to get a sense of their wardrobe (...)

Housebound (2014)

# 11713 IMDb

Housebound (2014)

By Gerard Johnstone

Comedy, Horror, Thriller (1h 47min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.8 after 24,182 votes on 23-Oct-16.

5 wins & 20 nominations

Kylie Bucknell is forced to return to the house she grew up in when the court places her on home detention. Her punishment is made all the more unbearable by the fact she has to live there with her mother Miriam - a well-intentioned blabbermouth who's convinced that the house is haunted. Kylie dismisses Miriam's superstitions as nothing more than a distraction from a life occupied by boiled (...)

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

# 11231 IMDb

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

TaglineBeyond darkness... beyond desolation... lies the greatest danger of all.

By Peter Jackson

Adventure, Fantasy (2h 41min)

USA USA, New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.9 after 529,630 votes on 15-Dec-17.

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 13 wins & 78 nominations

The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from Smaug. Bilbo Baggins is in possession of a mysterious and magical ring.

Mr. Pip (2012)

# 11385 IMDb

Mr. Pip (2012)

By Andrew Adamson

Drama, War (1h 56min)

Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea, Australia Australia, New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.2 after 2,849 votes on 14-May-17.

6 wins & 8 nominations

Mr Watts is the only white man left on the island after the blockade. He opens the school and introduces the children the 'Great Expectations.' Matilda, the teenage narrator finds comfort in the story of a Victorian orphan when her own world is falling apart. The Redskins, an army sent to destroy the local rebels are getting closer. Matilda writes 'Pip' in the sand. This simple act leads to (...)

West of Memphis (2012)

# 10895 IMDb

West of Memphis (2012)

By Amy Berg

Documentary (2h 27min)

New Zealand New Zealand, USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.9 after 7,873 votes on 27-Jan-17.

10 nominations

West of Memphis is an examination of a failure of justice in Arkansas. The documentary tells the hitherto unknown story behind an extraordinary and desperate fight to bring the truth to light. Told and made by those who lived it, the filmmakers' unprecedented access to the inner workings of the defense, allows the film to show the investigation, research and appeals process in a way that has (...)

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

# 10570 IMDb

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

(The Hobbit: Part 1)

TaglineFrom the smallest beginnings come the greatest legends.

By Peter Jackson

Adventure, Fantasy (2h 49min)

USA USA, New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.9 after 661,472 votes on 10-Mar-17.

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 9 wins & 60 nominations

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 (...)

TimeScapes (2012)

# 10248 IMDb

TimeScapes (2012)

By Tom Lowe

Documentary (52min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 7.9 after 818 votes on 25-May-16.

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

# 09427 IMDb

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

(The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn)

TaglineThis year, discover how far adventure will take you.

By Steven Spielberg

Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery (1h 47min)

USA USA, New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.4 after 182,447 votes on 19-Feb-17.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 10 wins & 37 nominations

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, (...)

Love Birds (2011)

# 08635 IMDb

Love Birds (2011)

By Paul Murphy

Comedy, Romance (1h 43min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.0 after 1,335 votes on 09-Feb-17.

5 nominations

Doug (Rhys Darby) thinks he has the perfect life and is stunned when long term girlfriend Susan (Faye Smythe) dumps him. He finds an injured duck and reluctantly decides to nurse it better until such time as a new home can be found for it. The task gives him new found motivation and propels Doug into a journey of self discovery, where he meets veterinarian Holly (Sally Hawkins). Will the duck (...)

Tracker (2010)

# 08503 IMDb

Tracker (2010)

TaglineHe must trap his enemy to set them both free.

By Ian Sharp

Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller (1h 42min)

New Zealand New Zealand, UK UK

Rated 6.5 after 3,299 votes on 29-May-18.

1 nomination

An ex-Boer war guerrilla in New Zealand is sent out to bring back a Maori accused of killing a British soldier. Gradually they grow to know and respect one another but a posse, led by the British Commanding officer is close behind and his sole intention is to see the Maori hang.

Yogi Bear (2010)

# 08299 IMDb

Yogi Bear (2010)

TaglineLife's a pic-a-nic.

By Eric Brevig

Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family (1h 20min)

USA USA, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 4.6 after 16,486 votes on 11-Sep-16.

2 wins & 1 nomination

Jellystone Park is celebrating its 100 anniversary, however it may be for the last time, because attendance is down and Mayor Brown wants to close the park and sell the land. If the park is closed, Yogi Bear and Boo Boo will lose their home. They join forces with Ranger Smith to save Jellystone from closing forever. Yogi must really prove in this endeavor that he is "smarter than the average (...)

The Warrior's Way (2010)

# 08297 IMDb

The Warrior's Way (2010)

By Sngmoo Lee

Action, Fantasy, Western (1h 40min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.3 after 23,176 votes on 02-Oct-17.

A warrior-assassin is forced to hide in a small town in the American Badlands after refusing a mission.

Boy (2010)

# 07545 IMDb

Boy (2010)

By Taika Waititi

Comedy, Drama (1h 27min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.5 after 8,905 votes on 15-Sep-16.

9 wins & 8 nominations

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 (...)

This Way of Life (2009)

# 08260 IMDb

This Way of Life (2009)

By Thomas Burstyn

Documentary, Action, Adventure, Biography, Family (1h 24min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 8.1 after 424 votes on 14-Nov-17.

1 win

Peter Karena, his wife Colleen, their six children and many horses live almost wild in the stunning beauty of New Zealand's rugged Ruahine Mountains. Until, that is, Peter's escalating battle with his own father has profound consequences for the whole clan.

The Lovely Bones (2009)

# 06661 IMDb

The Lovely Bones (2009)

TaglineThe story of a life and everything that came after...

By Peter Jackson

Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller (2h 15min)

USA USA, UK UK, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.7 after 126,851 votes on 13-Nov-16.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 7 wins & 23 nominations

Based on the best selling book by Alice Sebold, The Lovely Bones is the story of a 14-year-old girl from suburban Pennsylvania who is murdered by her neighbor. She tells the story from Heaven, showing the lives of the people around her and how they have changed all while attempting to get someone to find her lost body.

District 9 (2009)

# 06145 IMDb

District 9 (2009)

(District Nine)

TaglineYou are not welcome here.

By Neill Blomkamp

Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller (1h 52min)

USA USA, New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 8.0 after 531,639 votes on 11-Aug-16.

Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 13 wins & 53 nominations

In 1990, a massive star ship bearing a bedraggled alien population, nicknamed "The Prawns," appeared over Johannesburg, South Africa. Twenty years later, the initial welcome by the human population has faded. The refugee camp where the aliens were located has deteriorated into a militarized ghetto called District 9, where they are confined and exploited in squalor. In 2010, the munitions (...)

Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)

# 05557 IMDb

Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)

By Patrick Tatopoulos

Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller (1h 32min)

USA USA, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.6 after 123,746 votes on 29-Dec-16.

The prequel story traces the origins of the centuries-old blood feud between the aristocratic vampires and their onetime slaves, the Lycans. In the Dark Ages, a young Lycan named Lucian emerges as a powerful leader who rallies the werewolves to rise up against Viktor, the cruel vampire king who has enslaved them. Lucian is joined by his secret lover, Sonja, in his battle against the Vampire army (...)

Dean Spanley (2008)

# 06364 IMDb

Dean Spanley (2008)

(My Talks with Dean Spanley)

By Toa Fraser

Comedy, Drama (1h 40min)

New Zealand New Zealand, UK UK

Fine! Rated 7.2 after 2,973 votes on 22-Sep-17.

7 wins & 7 nominations

Set in Edwardian England where upper lips are always stiff and men from the Colonies are not entirely to be trusted, Fisk Senior has little time or affection for his son, but when the pair visit an eccentric Indian, they start a strange journey that eventually allows the old man to find his heart.

A Song of Good (2008)

# 06316 IMDb

A Song of Good (2008)

By Gregory King

Crime, Drama, Mystery (1h 24min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 5.9 after 196 votes on 10-Nov-16.

2 wins & 3 nominations

A Song Of Good is the story of 28 year old Gary Cradle's struggle to redeem himself after committing a horrific crime. During a desperate burglary to get money for a hit of methamphetamine, Gary is confronted by a middle-aged woman, cornered and scared he overpowers the woman and rapes her. Horrified by this senseless assault, he flees to his home, where he still lives with his recently retired (...)

Rain of the Children (2008)

# 06268 IMDb

Rain of the Children (2008)

TaglineSome secrets are kept forever...

By Vincent Ward

Documentary, Drama (1h 38min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 7.0 after 176 votes on 07-Aug-18.

1 win & 5 nominations

In this film, Ward explores the life story of Puhi, an elderly Māori woman of the Tuhoe iwi (tribe), and her relationship with her mentally ill adult son, Niki. This story has been masterfully told by Ward, who lived with Puhi and Niki over an 18 month period during the 1970s.

10,000 BC (2008)

# 04581 IMDb

10,000 BC (2008)

TaglineIt takes a hero to change the world.

By Roland Emmerich

Adventure, Romance (1h 49min)

USA USA, New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 5.1 after 111,148 votes on 22-Jan-17.

A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter named D'Leh's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe. When a band of mysterious horse-riding warlords raid the Yaghal camp and kidnaps his heart's desire - the beautiful Evolet along with many others, D'Leh is forced to lead a small group of hunters south to pursue the warlords to the end of the world to save (...)

30 Days of Night (2007)

# 03843 IMDb

30 Days of Night (2007)

By David Slade

Horror, Thriller (1h 53min)

New Zealand New Zealand, USA USA

Rated 6.6 after 136,598 votes on 02-Jun-16.

9 nominations

This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted orgy of destruction. Only the small town's husband-and-wife Sheriff team stand between the survivors and certain destruction.

Eagle vs Shark (2007)

# 03700 IMDb

Eagle vs Shark (2007)

TaglineFinding love was never so... Awkward.

By Taika Waititi

Comedy (1h 33min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.8 after 17,667 votes on 07-Jun-17.

5 wins & 3 nominations

Eagle vs Shark is the tale of two socially awkward misfits and the strange ways they try to find love; through revenge on high-school bullies, burgers, and video games.

Out of the Blue (2006)

# 08582 IMDb

Out of the Blue (2006)

TaglineFrom the last place on earth comes a true story of courage and survival.

By Robert Sarkies

Crime, Drama (1h 43min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.2 after 2,822 votes on 29-Nov-16.

6 wins & 5 nominations

Ordinary people find extraordinary courage in the face of madness. On 13-14 November 1990 that madness came to Aramoana, a small New Zealand seaside village. It came in the form of a lone gunman with a high-powered semi-automatic rifle. As he stalked his victims the terrified and confused residents were trapped in the village for 24 hours while a handful of under-resourced and underarmed local (...)

Black Sheep (2006)

# 03705 IMDb

Black Sheep (2006)

TaglineGet ready for the Violence of the Lambs!

By Jonathan King

Comedy, Horror (1h 27min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 5.8 after 34,370 votes on 23-May-16.

5 wins & 5 nominations

An experiment in genetic engineering turns harmless sheep into blood-thirsty killers that terrorize a sprawling New Zealand farm.

No. 2 (2006)

# 03390 IMDb

No. 2 (2006)

TaglineNanna Maria's last feast may be her family's last hope.

By Toa Fraser

Comedy, Drama (1h 34min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.7 after 531 votes on 25-Jul-16.

6 wins & 9 nominations

A matriarch organizes a feast with her family, in which she will name her successor.

The Big White (2005)

# 02230 IMDb

The Big White (2005)

TaglineWhen you need somebody, any body will do.

By Mark Mylod

Comedy, Crime, Drama (1h 40min)

Germany Germany, Canada Canada, New Zealand New Zealand, USA USA

Rated 6.4 after 12,428 votes on 25-Sep-16.

A black comedy centered on Paul Barnell, a down on his luck Alaska travel agent who's on the brink of bankruptcy and whose beloved wife, Margaret, is on the brink of insanity. So what's a nice guy with good intentions but bad business sense to do? The answer lies frozen in a dumpster outside of Barnell Great Escapes-a dead body Paul hopes to pass off as his long-lost brother Raymond and then (...)

River Queen (2005)

# 01965 IMDb

River Queen (2005)

By Vincent Ward

Action, Adventure, Drama (1h 54min)

New Zealand New Zealand, UK UK

Rated 6.0 after 2,271 votes on 02-Oct-17.

3 wins & 6 nominations

An intimate story set during the 1860s in which a young Irish woman Sarah (Samantha Morton) and her family find themselves on both sides of the turbulent wars between British and Maori during the British colonisation of New Zealand.

The World's Fastest Indian (2005)

# 01292 IMDb

The World's Fastest Indian (2005)

TaglineBased On One Hell Of A True Story

By Roger Donaldson

Adventure, Biography, Drama, Sport (2h 07min)

New Zealand New Zealand, USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.9 after 44,124 votes on 01-Aug-16.

10 wins & 5 nominations

The life story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years building a 1920 Indian motorcycle -- a bike which helped him set the land-speed world record at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats in 1967.

King Kong (2005)

# 00999 IMDb

King Kong (2005)

(Kong: The Eighth Wonder of the World)

TaglineThe eighth wonder of the world.

By Peter Jackson

Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller (3h 07min)

New Zealand New Zealand, USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.2 after 334,777 votes on 03-Jun-17.

Won 3 Oscars. Another 16 wins & 38 nominations

Set in the 1930s, this is the story of a group of explorers and documentary filmmakers who travel to the mysterious Skull Island (near Sumatra) to investigate legends of a giant gorilla named Kong. Once there, they discover that King Kong is a real creature, living in a massive jungle where creatures from prehistoric times have been protected and hidden for millions of years. As the explorers (...)

In My Father's Den (2004)

# 05455 IMDb

In My Father's Den (2004)

TaglineWho you set out to be isn't always who you become.

By Brad McGann

Mystery, Drama, Thriller (2h 07min)

New Zealand New Zealand, UK UK

Fine! Rated 7.7 after 6,309 votes on 05-Dec-16.

19 wins & 3 nominations

When his father dies, Paul Prior, a world-renowned war photographer returns home from Europe, for the first time in seventeen years, to an isolated landlocked town in New Zealand. His arrival stuns his brother, Andrew, a local ostrich farmer. The two siblings, worlds apart, barely recognise each other. Andrew, a God-fearing man, pressures a reluctant Paul into staying to help sort out the sale of (...)

Vera Drake (2004)

# 01361 IMDb

Vera Drake (2004)

TaglineWife. Mother. Criminal.

By Mike Leigh

Crime, Drama (2h 05min)

UK UK, France France, New Zealand New Zealand

Fine! Rated 7.7 after 21,804 votes on 31-Jul-18.

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 33 wins & 28 nominations

In 1950, in London, Vera Drake (Imelda Staunton) is a simple woman of a low-class but happy family. She works cleaning the upper-class houses; her beloved husband is a mechanic and works with his brother in a repair shop; her son is a tailor; and her daughter tests and packs electric lamps. The helpful Vera is a very good and cooperative woman, helping her sick mother, a handicapped neighbor and (...)

The Legend of Johnny Lingo (2003)

# 14305 IMDb G 

The Legend of Johnny Lingo (2003)

By Steven Ramirez

Action, Adventure, Family (1h 31min)

New Zealand New Zealand

Rated 6.3 after 650 votes on 23-Feb-18.

1 nomination

When a storm washes a canoe bearing an infant boy ashore upon a small South Pacific island, he is at first well-received as a gift from the heavens, even to the point of the tribal chief adopting him as a successor. However, with time as hardships are blamed upon Tama (as he is named), he is finally outcast to live with the poorest people on the island, Mahana and her drunken father. Mahana is (...)

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

# 01188 IMDb TOP250 #7

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

TaglineThis Christmas the journey ends.

By Peter Jackson

Action, Adventure, Fantasy (3h 21min)

USA USA, New Zealand New Zealand, Germany Germany

Fine! Rated 8.9 after 1,365,966 votes on 13-Feb-18.

Won 11 Oscars. Another 97 wins & 56 nominations

The War of the Ring reaches its climax as the dark lord Sauron sets his sights on Minas Tirith, the capital of Gondor. The members of the fellowship in Rohan are warned of the impending attack when Pippin cannot resist looking into Saruman's palantir and is briefly contacted by the dark lord. King Theoden is too proud to send his men to help without being asked, so Gandalf and Pippin ride to (...)

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