Filming Location Matching "Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

PG-13 | 178 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.8
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92 Metascore

A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle-earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom, Sean Bean

Votes: 1,480,837 | Gross: $315.54M

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

PG-13 | 201 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.9
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94 Metascore

Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom

Votes: 1,464,188 | Gross: $377.85M

3. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

PG-13 | 179 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.7
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87 Metascore

While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron's new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Viggo Mortensen, Orlando Bloom

Votes: 1,323,967 | Gross: $342.55M

4. Willow (1988)

PG | 126 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.3
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47 Metascore

A reluctant dwarf must play a critical role in protecting a special baby from an evil queen.

Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Val Kilmer, Joanne Whalley, Warwick Davis, Jean Marsh

Votes: 91,778 | Gross: $57.27M

5. X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.6
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40 Metascore

The early years of James Logan, featuring his rivalry with his brother Victor Creed, his service in the special forces team Weapon X, and his experimentation into the metal-lined mutant Wolverine.

Director: Gavin Hood | Stars: Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Ryan Reynolds, Danny Huston

Votes: 428,962 | Gross: $179.88M

6. Top of the Lake (2013– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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Obsessed with the disappearance of a 12-year-old pregnant girl near a freezing lake in New Zealand, a brave detective will find herself up against small-town secrets and a side of herself that was meticulously kept at bay.

Stars: Elisabeth Moss, David Wenham, Peter Mullan, Thomas M. Wright

Votes: 28,944

7. Wanted (2016– )

60 min | Drama

7.8
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Two strangers are prime suspects in a murder.

Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Geraldine Hakewill, Anthony Phelan, Nicholas Bell

Votes: 2,762

8. Legend of the Seeker (2008–2010)

44 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.7
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After the mysterious murder of his father, a son's search for answers begins a momentous fight against tyranny.

Stars: Craig Horner, Bridget Regan, Bruce Spence, Craig Parker

Votes: 31,598

9. 30 Days of Night (2007)

R | 113 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

6.6
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53 Metascore

After an Alaskan town is plunged into darkness for a month, it is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires.

Director: David Slade | Stars: Josh Hartnett, Melissa George, Danny Huston, Ben Foster

Votes: 154,499 | Gross: $39.57M

10. 10,000 BC (2008)

PG-13 | 109 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.1
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34 Metascore

In the prehistoric past, D'Leh is a mammoth hunter who becomes with the beautiful Evolet. When warriors on horseback capture Evolet and the tribesmen, D'Leh must embark on an odyssey to save his true love.

Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Camilla Belle, Steven Strait, Marco Khan, Cliff Curtis

Votes: 119,010 | Gross: $94.78M

11. Vertical Limit (2000)

PG-13 | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.9
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48 Metascore

A climber must rescue his sister on top of K2, one of the world's biggest mountains.

Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Scott Glenn, Chris O'Donnell, Bill Paxton, Robin Tunney

Votes: 54,722 | Gross: $69.24M

12. Pete's Dragon (2016)

PG | 102 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.7
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71 Metascore

The adventures of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot, who just so happens to be a dragon.

Director: David Lowery | Stars: Bryce Dallas Howard, Robert Redford, Oakes Fegley, Oona Laurence

Votes: 48,477 | Gross: $76.23M

13. The Amazing Race (2001– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Family

7.6
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Multiple teams race around the globe for $1,000,000 to 'amazing' locations.

Stars: Phil Keoghan, Joyce Agu, Uchenna Agu, Jet McCoy

Votes: 12,668

14. The Water Horse (2007)

PG | 112 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

6.5
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71 Metascore

A lonely boy discovers a mysterious egg that hatches a sea creature of Scottish legend.

Director: Jay Russell | Stars: Emily Watson, David Morrissey, Alex Etel, Bruce Allpress

Votes: 35,302 | Gross: $40.41M

15. Tracker (2010)

R | 102 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.5
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An Afrikaner veteran of the Boer War has just immigrated to New Zealand and is hired to track a man accused of killing a soldier. While hunting through the countryside he captures his ... See full summary »

Director: Ian Sharp | Stars: Ray Winstone, Nicholas McGough, Gareth Reeves, Mark Mitchinson

Votes: 3,421

16. Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai (2000)

TV-14 | 172 min | Action, Romance

6.9
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A young girl meets the doppelganger of her deceased boyfriend and now has a chance to find the people who have murdered him.

Director: Rakesh Roshan | Stars: Hrithik Roshan, Ameesha Patel, Anupam Kher, Dalip Tahil

Votes: 12,033 | Gross: $0.36M

17. Treasure of the Yankee Zephyr (1981)

PG | 91 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.7
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In a lake high in the mountains of New Zealand hunter Gibbie Gibson discovers a plane wreck from ww-ii. When he tells it around, a gang of crooks follows and threatens him and his daughter,... See full summary »

Director: David Hemmings | Stars: Ken Wahl, Lesley Ann Warren, Donald Pleasence, George Peppard

Votes: 756

18. Any Questions for Ben? (2012)

114 min | Comedy, Romance

5.8
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Ben (Josh Lawson) is a twenty-something up and coming marketing guru who is invited to his old school to speak at a careers event, which is also attended by Alex (Rachael Taylor), an old ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Sitch | Stars: Josh Lawson, Rachael Taylor, Daniel Henshall, Felicity Ward

Votes: 1,563

19. Mee-Shee: The Water Giant (2005)

PG | 95 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

5.4
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A New York City oil company troubleshooter is brought to a remote B.C. lake to look for some lost machinery. Cancelling a trip to Disney World with his son, he decides to bring the boy ... See full summary »

Director: John Henderson | Stars: Bruce Greenwood, Daniel Magder, Rena Owen, Jacinta Wawatai

Votes: 640

20. Soldier (II) (1998)

156 min | Action, Drama, Musical

6.1
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The story follows a young man (Bobby Deol) who flees India and arrives in Australia seeking vengence for something that started in India. In Australia he meets and falls in love with the daughter of a rich and powerful man(Suresh Oberoi). The story keeps the covers on Bobby Deols plan until the end when everything is revealed as to why he is a SOLDIER.

Directors: Abbas Alibhai Burmawalla, Mastan Alibhai Burmawalla | Stars: Rakhee Gulzar, Bobby Deol, Preity Zinta, Farida Jalal

Votes: 2,192

21. Shaker Run (1985)

91 min | Action, Drama

5.5
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With the accidental discovery of a lethal bio-agent at her research facility, Dr. Christine Ruben decides to double cross her own government by stealing the deadly formula to keep it out of... See full summary »

Director: Bruce Morrison | Stars: Cliff Robertson, Leif Garrett, Lisa Harrow, Shane Briant

Votes: 203

22. Mad Mission 4: You Never Die Twice (1986)

86 min | Action, Comedy

5.9
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Baldy and King Kong shuttle between New Zealand and Hong Kong to recover a hi-tech prism that can impart superhuman powers

Director: Ringo Lam | Stars: Samuel Hui, Karl Maka, Sylvia Chang, Sally Yeh

Votes: 540

23. Pyaar Ishq Aur Mohabbat (2001)

Drama, Musical, Romance

4.1
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Young and beautiful Isha Nair has three admirers - Yash Sabharwal, Gaurav Saxena and Taj Bharadwaj; all of them comes from affluent backgrounds and are willing to go to any length in order ... See full summary »

Director: Rajiv Rai | Stars: Arjun Rampal, Kirti Reddy, Sunil Shetty, Aftab Shivdasani

Votes: 510

24. The Amazing Race Asia (2006– )

45 min | Adventure, Reality-TV

7.2
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The Amazing Race Asia is a reality television competition between ten teams of two in a race around the world for $1,000,000 to 'amazing' locations.

Stars: Allan Wu, Paula Taylor, Adrian Yap, Collin Low

Votes: 192

25. The Making of 'The Lord of the Rings' (2002 Video)

Documentary

7.8
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Documentary of the making of Peter Jackson's adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic work of fantasy.

Director: Costa Botes | Stars: Sean Astin, Sean Bean, Cate Blanchett, Orlando Bloom

Votes: 565

26. Ringers: Lord of the Fans (2005)

PG-13 | 97 min | Documentary, Comedy

6.3
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'Ringers: Lord of the Fans' is a feature-length documentary that explores how "The Lord of the Rings" has influenced Western popular culture over the past 50 years.

Director: Carlene Cordova | Stars: Dominic Monaghan, Elijah Wood, Peter Jackson, Viggo Mortensen

Votes: 679

27. The Aquanauts (1999– )

30 min | Documentary, Adventure

6.3
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Stars: Aileen Avery, Mason Dragotto, Charles Ingram, Kylie Jaye

Votes: 15

28. Frosty Man and the BMX Kid (2010)

3 min | Short, Comedy

8.7
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A grumpy old man and a young Maori boy come together on a cliff top to eat some ice-creams and do some bombs.

Director: Tim McLachlan | Stars: Bruce Allpress, James Rolleston

Votes: 42

29. The Grasscutter (1990 TV Movie)

102 min | Crime

6.4
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A middle-aged landscaper (the grasscutter) pursues a quiet life in New Zealand, but soon the life he left behind -- in Belfast -- catches up to him in a fast-paced and violent conclusion, ... See full summary »

Director: Ian Mune | Stars: Terence Cooper, Joel Tobeck, Martin Maguire, James Coyle

Votes: 52

30. Fearless (1999 TV Movie)

93 min | Action, Drama

4.9
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A Hollywood stuntman leaves the movie business and heads to New Zealand after a tragic accident on a film set results in a co-worker's death.

Director: Charlie Haskell | Stars: Kavan Smith, Dean O'Gorman, Gregory Storm, Kelson Henderson

Votes: 57

31. Grattis världen (2005– )

60 min | Adventure, Comedy

8.1
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Filip and Fredrik travels the world for different experiences but often ends up in rather odd places. From water-skiing in Greenland to extreme sports in New Zealand.

Stars: Filip Hammar, Fredrik Wikingsson, Ulf Elfving, Pål Hollender

Votes: 326

32. Hot Spots 2012 (2012 TV Movie)

TV-G | 60 min | Documentary

9.1
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Johnny Jet visits travel spots that will be "hot" in 2012: Belize, London, Leavsden Studios, Southampton, New York City, New Zealand, Necker Island, and Spaceport America.

Stars: Johnny Jet, Allan F. Moore, José Awe, Mark Di-Toro

Votes: 8

33. Stranded with Cash Peters (2005– )

22 min | Adventure

8.5
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Stars: Lady Chablis, Cash Peters

Votes: 13

34. The Pretender (2005– )

Comedy

7.0
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A comedy 'mockumentary' following the progress of property developer Dennis Plant as he stands for Parliament in New Zealand's 2005 general election.

Stars: Cherie Bradshaw, Fraser Brown, Serena Cotton, Debbie Newby-Ward

Votes: 28

35. John Eales Reveals: Rugby (2011 TV Movie)

48 min | Documentary

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Secrets and insights of leadership from the great hero's and moments of recent rugby history.

Director: Matt Tomaszewski | Star: John Eales

36. Picturesque New Zealand (1952)

Approved | 8 min | Documentary, Short

6.3
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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: 21

37. Remarkable Vets (2005– )

10 min | Reality-TV

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Stars: Diesel, Geoff Woodhouse

Votes: 15

38. The Girl from Sweden and a Maori from Dunedin (2009)

7 min | Short

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A Maori film maker from Dunedin manages to find a big name actress for his new experimental filming technique; "film-nah".

Director: Jonathan Crayford | Stars: Riki Gooch, Brett Mills, Margot Mills, Chelsie Preston Crayford

39. Sweet As (2010)

3 min | Short, Comedy

8.7
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Two competitive elderly ladies pit their grandsons against each other in a race to see who can visit the most countries.

Director: Aya Tanimura | Stars: Milo Cawthorne, Kate Harcourt, Luke Hawker, Helen Moulder

Votes: 7

40. Aiko & Jack Go to ... (2010– )

6 min | Documentary

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Stars: Alex Ishikawa, Jack Machiela

41. Extreme Tribes (2004 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Enter the realm of a parallel universe, where the world of extreme is the norm. Be a fly on the wall as the members of this extreme tribe plan their next adventure and reveal their secret skills.

Directors: Dean Cornish, Phill England, Julian Grimmond | Stars: Dave Barlia, Dallas Barnett, John Chuck Berry, Miles Daisher

42. Racing for Possum (2005 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Novice rally driver Peggy Bourne pays the ultimate tribute to her rally legend husband Possum Bourne, by competing in the world's most dangerous hill climb rally event, the Silverstone Race to the Sky.

Directors: Juliet Monaghan, Rachael Wilson | Star: Peggy Bourne

43. The Amazing Race (2001– )
Episode: Ready to Lose Our Lives (2002)

TV-PG | 44 min | Action, Adventure, Family

7.5
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Four teams race from the Australian Outback to the South Island of New Zealand where they confront a high-speed jet boat river ride, an unruly flock of sheep and a 450-foot bungee jump, one of the largest in the world

Stars: Phil Keoghan, Blake Mycoskie, Paige Mycoskie, Hope Davis

Votes: 37

44. The Amazing Race Asia (2006– )
Episode: What Have You Been Eating! (2006)

Adventure, Reality-TV

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The Amazing Race Asia is a reality television game show based on the American series, The Amazing Race. The first season of the show features ten teams of two, with a pre-existing ... See full summary »

Stars: Allan Wu, Sahil Shroff, Prashant Raj, Melody Chen

45. The Amazing Race Asia (2006– )
Episode: Don't Stand There Doing Nothing! (2006)

Adventure, Reality-TV

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The Amazing Race Asia is a reality television competition between ten teams of two in a race around the world. The race is divided into a number of legs wherein teams travel and complete ... See full summary »

Stars: Allan Wu, Sahil Shroff, Prashant Raj, Melody Chen

46. 60 Minutes (1993– )
Episode: Lord of the Rings/Sex, the City, & My Mum (2009)

News

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Michael Hill Jeweller goes global/South Seas student's documentary about her Mum and finding love on the Internet.

Stars: Catriona Macky, Rod Vaughan

47. The Amazing Race Asia (2006– )
Episode: Episode #4.6 (2010)

Adventure, Reality-TV

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The Amazing Race Asia is a reality television competition between ten teams of two in a race around the world. The race is divided into a number of legs wherein teams travel and complete ... See full summary »

Stars: Allan Wu, Nadine Zamira Sjarief, Hilyani, Richard Herrera

48. The Amazing Race Asia (2006– )
Episode: Episode #4.7 (2010)

Adventure, Reality-TV

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The Amazing Race Asia is a reality television game show based on the American series, The Amazing Race. The fourth installment of the show features ten teams of two with a pre-existing relationship, in a race around Asia to win US$100,000.

Stars: Allan Wu, Nadine Zamira Sjarief, Hilyani, Richard Herrera

49. The Biggest Loser (2004– )
Episode: Episode #11.16 (2011)

TV-PG | 85 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

5.5
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Following the latest weigh-in when Moses was voted the next eliminated contestant, the remaining eight head to Queentown, New Zealand, where they learn they are now competing as singles who... See full summary »

Directors: Neil DeGroot, Brian Smith | Stars: Alison Sweeney, Bob Harper, Jillian Michaels, Cara Castronuova

Votes: 8

50. Top of the Lake (2013– )
Episode: Paradise Sold (2013)

Unrated | 59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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In New Zealand's rugged and mountainous South Island, an unripe 12-year-old pregnant girl is found up to her chest in the lake's glacial waters. She is already five months pregnant, moreover, she keeps the father's name to herself.

Directors: Jane Campion, Garth Davis | Stars: Jacqueline Joe, Dra McKay, Luke Buchanan, Philippa Archibald

Votes: 794


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