STEVE GARDEN takes a close look at two very different films that examine male power from the female perspective in the current zeitgeist.
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An enthralling and haunting film about a family who have hit hard times, Rosie has relevance to NZ’s own systemic poverty, notes TOBY WOOLLASTON.
Auckland is the setting for the latest high-speed, comic book-style caper. PAUL ROSE assesses this madcap action flick and pronounces it a winner.
TOBY WOOLLASTON finds that Bombshell packs plenty of gun powder but doesn’t quite go off with a bang.
PAT PILCHER tried so hard to like Ad Astra but decided cat videos on YouTube were more interesting than watching a disengaged Brad Pitt
Ken Loach’s latest paints a grim but compelling picture of contemporary England, writes REBEKAH DAVIES.
It features British acting royalty, but The Good Liar is simply a con trick flick with an ending that doesn’t stick, writes TOBY WOOLLASTON.
How can farming be transformed into something that’s more human, and more environmentally aware? PAUL ROSE reviews a superb documentary that shows another way to work with nature.