OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: The first words to come out of my 5-year-old niece's mouth after watching The Boxtrolls were "it was amazing", and that it was.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: Maze Runner is yet another young adult book made into a film and I'm over it.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is completely silly but so much fun.
OPINION: REVIEW: Fans of NZ's best-loved entertainers expecting a Topp show will have gone home happy at the opening night of the Grand Ole Topp'ry tour.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: You wouldn't be mistaken to think the new Sin City movie was a waste of time for both the film-makers and moviegoers.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: The Giver is one of those book-to-movie adaptations that doesn't quite stack up.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: Our reviewer isn't normally a fan of horror films, but Housebound might have changed that.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: The power houses of classic action flicks have returned for a crazy collaboration in the third Expendables film.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: We're being spoilt with great New Zealand films this year and The Dark Horse is continuing the trend.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: The Hundred-foot Journey had touching moments, made me giggle, and I definitely appreciated the acting, but it lacked punch.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: Marvel has delivered what the world has always needed - a dancing goofball of a superhero in "Guardians of the Galaxy".
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: The trailer for "Deliver Us From Evil" oversold a film full of clumsy cliches.
Just when you thought the Royal New Zealand Ballet couldn't get any better, they are back in Invercargill to present their dedicated audiences with Allegro.
MOVIE REVIEW: When home video cameras came on the market, the sexually adventurous were among the first customers, and since then there's been no shortage of amateurs recording their bedroom antics and often sharing the results.
MOVIE REVIEW: Rise of the Planet of the Apes is a flawless blend of good storytelling, great casting and seamless production.
MOVIE REVIEW: I cried in a kids' movie. I admit it. But How to Train Your Dragon 2 got me all caught up in the moment.
MOVIE REVIEW: Jersey Boys reignited our reviewer's love for the music of The Four Seasons.
MOVIE REVIEW: There is a fire breathing robot dinosaur. And that's really all there is to say about Transformers: Age of Extinction.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: In 1998 The Wedding Singer graced our cinema screens with Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore. In 2004, Sandler and Barrymore fell in love again in 50 First Dates. Now, 10 years on, the romantic comedy couple are back.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: There's no real storyline to hang the action on here, which makes sense given the nature of the film. It's also very, very, very funny.
MOVIE REVIEW: If you haven't heard of young-adult author John Green, then boy oh boy, "The Fault in Our Stars" is certainly the best and most emotional way be introduced.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: Those who have seen 21 Jump Street will experience a sense of familiarity going into this sequel, 22 Jump Street.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: Maleficent is not a film to take your boyfriend to.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: I'm positive that one of the ways to die in the West is to sit through Seth MacFarlane's latest film, aptly named, A Million Ways to Die in the West.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: Set during the later years of World War II, The Monuments Men tells the tale of an unlikely group of men sent to retrieve significant pieces of art with the aim of returning each piece to their owners.
MOVIE REVIEW: If you are attracted to true stories about survival, then see this incredible film. You will not be disappointed.
MOVIE REVIEW: 12 Years a Slave pulls absolutely no punches, but Steve McQueen has such a sure touch as a director that the absolute tragedy of the story never tips over into melodrama.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: August: Osage County is based on a play by Tracey Letts and its theatrical origins can be seen in the extensive dialogue, which still crackles along at a great pace.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: Our reviewer was pleasantly surprised by fast-paced airborne action thriller Non-Stop.
A spell-bound Invercargill audience enjoyed a musical ensemble of four string players last night.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: The trailer for Winter's Tale was completely mesmerising. It promised a tale of a love so strong it could survive even time itself.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: I'm a hopeless romantic; a fact I'm not ashamed to admit. I love the feeling of a sweeping score, watching a beautiful relationship develop and, of course, the perfect first kiss.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: In 1962, P L Travers, the author of the Mary Poppins series of books about a magic nanny, is trying her best to keep afloat while avoiding the courting of Walt Disney for the rights to her beloved character.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: I must admit, Robocop was never one of the films from the 80s I grew up loving.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: Have you ever come to the end of a movie and stayed in your seat because you're wondering what on Earth you just sat through for the past seven and a half hours?
MOVIE REVIEW: The life of Nelson Mandela is a hard one to compress into a two and half hour movie, but Long Walk to Freedom does a pretty good job.
OPINION: Peter Jackson. The man who can turn a 300-odd page book into three lengthy films which every movie fan must see, no matter what. This infuriates me so much.
OPINION: The creators of Jackass: The Movie and Jackass Number Two return with another feature film, Bad Grandpa.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: One Chance. Starring James Corden, Mackenzie Crook and Julie Walters. Directed by David Frankel
Catching Fire picks up after the end of The Hunger Games with Katniss and Peeta back in District 12 trying to get back to whatever normal means now after surviving the Games.
OPINION: The film Captain Phillips tells the traumatic events that unfolded in 2009 when Somali pirates hijacked Phillips' cargo ship and crew.
OPINION: It feels like it's been a long time coming, this Thor sequel. Technically speaking, it has, but in between we had The Avengers and Iron Man 3 to keep us entertained.
OPINION: As New Zealanders, we are born with the knowledge that Sir Edmund Hillary conquered Everest, but few of us know the detail on how this remarkable feat was actually achieved.
MOVIE REVIEW: Richard Curtis returns to the director's chair after a long departure with the charming and emotional rollercoaster that is "About Time".
OPINION: MUSIC REVIEW: The Thieves have hatched up something special here, an indie musical cinema for the soul.
MOVIE REVIEW: Richie Furst (Justin Timberlake) is a struggling Masters student at Princeton. He's already done the Wall Street thing, and come out on the wrong side of the recession.
MOVIE REVIEW: Gravity is the latest film from Mexican film creator Alfonso Cuaron and it is incredible.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: Turbo is a snail with a dream. A dream to be fast! Fast enough to race in the Indy 500.
REVIEW: Whether you like Lorde or not, due to her rapid success, this is the most anticipated NZ album of 2013.
OPINION: MOVIE REVIEW: To those that know me and my taste in music, it will come as no surprise that I'm a fan of One Direction (1D), although, since I'm no longer a teenager (only at heart), it's not something I often admit to.