Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand"


1. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)

PG | 143 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

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75 Metascore

Four kids travel through a wardrobe to the land of Narnia and learn of their destiny to free it with the guidance of a mystical lion.

Director: Andrew Adamson | Stars: Tilda Swinton, Georgie Henley, William Moseley, Skandar Keynes

Votes: 314,064 | Gross: $291.71M

2. Heavenly Creatures (1994)

R | 99 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.4
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Two girls have an intense fantasy life; their parents, concerned the fantasy is too intense, separate them, and the girls take revenge.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Melanie Lynskey, Kate Winslet, Sarah Peirse, Diana Kent

Votes: 53,245 | Gross: $3.05M

3. The Frighteners (1996)

R | 110 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

7.1
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After a tragic car accident kills his wife, a man discovers he can communicate with the dead to con people. However, when a demonic spirit appears, he may be the only one who can stop it from killing the living and the dead.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Trini Alvarado, Peter Dobson, John Astin

Votes: 72,362 | Gross: $16.76M

4. Z for Zachariah (2015)

PG-13 | 98 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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68 Metascore

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: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Chris Pine, Margot Robbie

Votes: 22,280 | Gross: $0.12M

5. The Changeover (2017)

95 min | Thriller

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Based on the Carnegie Medal winning novel by Margeret Mahy. Sixteen year-old Laura Chant lives with her mother and four-year-old brother Jacko in a poor new suburb on the edge of a ... See full summary »

Directors: Miranda Harcourt, Stuart McKenzie | Stars: Timothy Spall, Melanie Lynskey, Lucy Lawless, Nicholas Galitzine

Votes: 183

6. Ghost Shark 2: Urban Jaws (2015)

70 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

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When Ghost Shark returns to terrorize Auckland, Mayor Broody calls in an expert ghost shark hunter to protect the citizens and finally defeat the creature.

Directors: Johnny Hall, Andrew Todd | Stars: Campbell Cooley, Johnny Hall, Steve Austin, Kathleen Burns

Votes: 79

7. Sunday (V) (2014)

71 min | Drama, Romance

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Eve and Charlie are about to have a baby but they are no longer together. After years of history and months of separation they have 24 hours to find their way forward. Set in Christchurch, ... See full summary »

Director: Michelle Joy Lloyd | Stars: Camille Keenan, Dustin Clare, Jacob Tomuri, Steve Wrigley

Votes: 104

8. Goodbye Pork Pie (1980)

R | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

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Local goon, Gerry, hires a yellow mini in Kaitaia using a stolen license. John's wife has just left him and moved to Invercargill. He is devastated and needs to talk to her. He has no ... See full summary »

Director: Geoff Murphy | Stars: Tony Barry, Kelly Johnson, Claire Oberman, Shirley Gruar

Votes: 913

9. Until They Sail (1957)

Approved | 94 min | Drama, Romance, War

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During WW2, husband-less New Zealand women meet and marry American soldiers who are fighting in the Pacific theater.

Director: Robert Wise | Stars: Jean Simmons, Paul Newman, Joan Fontaine, Piper Laurie

Votes: 983

10. Daud: Fun on the Run (1997)

180 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

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Notorious gangster asks a career thief by the name of Nandu to steal a package worth over one crore rupees for a fee, which Nandu does so. Things do not go as planned, when Nandu finds out ... See full summary »

Director: Ram Gopal Varma | Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Urmila Matondkar, Paresh Rawal, Neeraj Vora

Votes: 737

11. Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon (2003)

Not Rated | 197 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

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The Kapoor family are very rich Indians who live in India and want their youngest daughter,Sanjana,to get married to an American-Indian businessman named Prem. Prem is welcomed, and after a... See full summary »

Director: Sooraj R. Barjatya | Stars: Hrithik Roshan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Johnny Lever

Votes: 3,460 | Gross: $1.23M

12. The First World War (2003– )

500 min | Documentary, History, War

8.7
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A comprehensive survey of the history of World War I.

Stars: Jonathan Lewis, Voja Tankosic, Archduke Franz Ferdinand, Andrée Bernard

Votes: 950

13. Meet Me in Miami (2005)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

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Directors: Eric Hannah, Iren Koster | Stars: Carlos Ponce, Eduardo Verástegui, Tara Leniston, Castulo Guerra

Votes: 148

14. Sisterhood (2008)

90 min | Comedy

6.3
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Catherine St.John-Burke is an independent, uptight, status obsessed, sophisticated, British woman, living alone in London's Chelsea, and doing herself no favors by having an affair with a ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Wellings-Thomas | Stars: Al Ashton, Nicholas Ball, Maria Charles, Anthony Chisholm

Votes: 74

15. Animenia (2008– )

Not Rated | Comedy

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A dude in a suede reviews all things anime.

Stars: William DuFresne, Lewis Lovhaug, Justin Carmical, Jessica DuFresne

Votes: 21

16. New Zealand Idol (2004–2006)

Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

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Thousands of hopeful Kiwi singers aged between 16 and 28 send in their registration forms for New Zealand Idol, for their chance to shine in front of the judges, and all of New Zealand.

Stars: Dominic Bowden, Frankie Stevens, Paul Ellis, Jackie Clarke

Votes: 29

17. The Holy Roller (2010)

Not Rated | 89 min | Drama

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A struggling preacher is tricked into starting a church in a nightclub by its unscrupulous owner, who sees it as a way to repay his gambling debts to an underworld boss. Things go from bad ... See full summary »

Director: Patrick Gillies | Stars: Angus Benfield, Victoria Abbott, Jeremy Brennan, Mark Hadlow

Votes: 30

18. When a City Falls (2011)

Not Rated | 106 min | Documentary

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The people's story of the Canterbury earthquakes. What happens to half a million New Zealanders the year their lives changed forever?

Director: Gerard Smyth

Votes: 50

19. Offensive Behaviour (2004)

81 min | Comedy

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Director: Patrick Gillies | Stars: Richard Allom Cosgrove, David Sheard, Janice Gray, Fraser Jackson

Votes: 43

20. The Revenge of the Defective Pearl

Adventure, History, Mystery | Pre-production

This is a story about a young man name Luke Hunter who was thrown off the fishing pier at Hunting Island State Park in South Carolina by his RED-WHITE-BLUE STRIPES FRATERNITY BROTHERS OF THE CAROLINA CLANS in a hazing attempt.

Director: Craig Hutchison | Stars: Vincent Pastore, Amira Lumbly, Basil Hoffman, Darian Weiss

21. Das Paradies am Ende der Welt (2009 TV Movie)

89 min | Drama

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Director: Thomas Hezel | Stars: Elisabeth Lanz, Jörg Schüttauf, Franziska Schlattner, Rolf Kanies

Votes: 29

22. Picturesque New Zealand (1952)

Approved | 8 min | Documentary, Short

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This Traveltalks visit to New Zealand starts in Auckland, a bustling, modern city. We see scenes of the downtown area with lots of automobile traffic and streetcars. Next is Christchurch, ... See full summary »

Stars: James A. FitzPatrick, The Rangitoto Maori Choir

Votes: 20

23. DeLorean: Living the Dream (2015)

Documentary, Biography, History

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Chronicles the history of the iconic DeLorean automobile from the rise and fall of legendary automaker John Z. DeLorean, to to the international phenomenon of loyal owners and devoted fans who've kept the dream alive for over three decades.

Director: Jordan Livingston | Stars: Sean Allison, Ronnie Arnold, Stephen Lee Arrington, Sue Baharall

24. High Octane 3 (2002 Video)

120 min | Action, Comedy, Documentary

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The sequel to High Octane 2, more modified car madness, girls and events!

Director: Ketzal Sterling | Stars: Ketzal Sterling, Cherie Bray-Taylor, Imogen Bailey, Slade Leef

Votes: 24

25. Bumble (1999– )

Family

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Bumble the Buzzy Bee and friends is a Childrens show for preschoolers.

Star: Jason Gunn

Votes: 6

26. On the Mat (1975–1984)

25 min | Sport

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A professional wrestling television program for the National Wrestling Alliance-affiliated All Star Pro-Wrestling (ASPW), or simply NWA New Zealand.

Stars: Steve Rickard, Barry Holland, Larry Heiniemi, Mark Lewin

27. Gravity & Grace (1996)

90 min | Sci-Fi

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Director: Chris Kraus | Stars: Elliot Bratton, Alan Brunton, Jennifer Ludlam, Ani O'Neill

28. In Thy Image

Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi | Filming

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Stars: Albert Goikhman, Tamzen Hayes, Tanya Braunovic, Manvir Singh

29. Escape: World Safari III (1988)

109 min | Documentary

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Director: Alby Mangels | Stars: Alby Mangels, Michelle Els, Lucinda Dunn, Rick Snel

Votes: 9

30. Citizen Soldier (2010 TV Movie)

22 min | Documentary

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Celebrating the 150th anniversary of the 2Cants Battalion Group.Following their exploits through the Boar War, WW1,WW2 and peace keeping operations.

Director: Dave Dunlay

31. Around the World in 21 Days (2007)

53 min | Drama

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Our story begins with the introduction of two female Londoners on the first leg of their 21-day journey around the world in the bicentenary year of the abolition of the slave trade act. The... See full summary »

Director: Jenny Herbert | Stars: Susan Jarrett, Tara Quinn, Claudette Young

Votes: 17

32. The Buskers (2012 TV Movie)

44 min | Documentary

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A fly on the wall documentary covering the twentieth anniversary of the world buskers festival.A festival so big it has 'world' in its title.

Director: Dave Dunlay

33. Pronoia (2012)

Short, Crime

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Nicky Brick has suffered abuse her whole life. Doted on by her father but tyrannised by her mean (but beautiful) mother, Nicky has been away for a long time after her mother died. Horribly.... See full summary »

Director: Jarrod Coburn | Stars: Rosanna Clare Hewson, Chris O'Leary, Jeanmarie Savage

34. Going Long, Going Hard (2010)

60 min | Documentary

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Follows the athletes and organisers of Epic Camp 2010 as they attempt to swim, cycle and run the entire length of New Zealand through some of the most stunning and challenging terrain in the world.

Director: Allan Lee

35. Head Like a Hole: The End of Life (2017 Video)

5 min | Short, Horror

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Director: Marc Swadel | Stars: Andrew Ashton, Booga Beazley, Nigel Beer, Dean Carruthers

36. Kidzone with Morgan (2011–2015)

5 min | Family

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Star: Morgan Bradley

37. The Games Affair (1975)

24 min | Adventure

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Stars: Brent Bullis, Debbie Gowland, Dominic Solia, John Bach

38. Breath of the Gods (2013)

7 min | Short, Thriller

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The Wise Woman sees a threat of a powerful weapon being used by the Shedoc warriors. Greybeard is sent, along with his son K'nalp, to recover it. But the Shedocs won't give up their precious technology without a fight.

Director: Jarrod Coburn | Stars: Kelvin Bayley, Jeni Harper, Jeremy Harper, Alissa Jones

39. Charles Luney: Master Builder (2014)

60 min | Documentary

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Charles Seymour Luney, 1905 - 2006 who lived to 101 is the definition of a Master Builder?

Director: Samuel Miller

40. The Militant Angel Movie (2001)

9 min | Short

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Director: Raylene Beals | Stars: Raylene Beals, Jason Tamihana Bryce, Harata Carlson, Scott Flannagan

41. Surveillance (III) (2008)

11 min | Short, Mystery, Romance

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Director: Stuart Broughton | Stars: Rosemary Gregory, Simon Gray, Sara Synnot, Miriam Fisher

42. Neighbourhood Watch (2008)

8 min | Short, Comedy, Crime

7.3
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The Neighbourhood Watch has long protected the community from perverts and creeps. But now, they face their most deadly enemy yet.

Director: Andrew Todd | Stars: Eli Matthewson, Lucy-Mary Mulholland, Jessica Todd

Votes: 11

44. The Art of Recovery (2015)

Documentary

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As demolition gangs reduce ruins to rubble, innovators, artists and entrepreneurs are bringing life back to the streets of post-quake Christchurch, empowering the people and creating a promising future for a dynamic new city.

Director: Peter Young | Stars: Barnaby Bennett, Sam Crofskey, Pete Majendie, Johnny Moore

45. A Silent Welcome (1976)

Short, Drama

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Directors: Kenneth Clark, Michael Hurst | Star: Michael Hurst

46. Everybody Loves Murder (2011)

94 min | Horror

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Director: Corran Lindsay | Stars: Brad Freeman, Callum Butcher, Eden Cannon, Peter Cannon

47. Truth and Dare (2008)

12 min | Short, Drama

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Anna's first day at school. She becomes part of the 'cool gang' and is thrown into trouble. To prove her worth, she is dared to humiliate Eddie, the class loser. She steals his secret diary... See full summary »

Directors: Michael Bell, Sarah Robertson | Stars: Stephanee Terris, Nicholas Hight

48. Defiance (2015)

6 min | Short, Drama

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The story takes place in a riot and follows the reaction of the rioters when an unusual character is introduced walking towards the riot police.

Director: Margarita Olkhovsky | Stars: Julie Collins, James Marshall, Matt Nati

49. First at Five (2013– )

30 min | News

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Stars: Benjamin Farry, Marcus Gibbs, Michael Hurst, Bree Peters

50. Tuhono (2004– )

60 min | Music

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Join Komikal, Karizma, Sista and Pause as they keep you up to date with all the latest news, sounds and flavours of hip hop. Maori and Aotearoa influences.

Star: Richard Mills