THE GIRL WITH ALL THE GIFTS Blu Ray movie review

Sennia Nanua stars in The Girl With All The Gifts. Image via Modern |

The Girl With All The Gifts is a solid zombie flick with some cool surprises, fresh perspectives and the guts to think about the big questions in it’s closing twist. Based on the best selling novel by M.R. Carey, The Girl With All The Gifts is directed by TV heavyweight Colm McCarthy, who is responsible […]

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THOR RAGNAROK movie review – Our Friend from Work

Finally here for us to pick-a-part, Marvel Studios Thor Ragnarok feels like we as New Zealander’s own this particular Marvel Studios film; and there’s a couple of reasons for that. Sure, it’s a Kiwi-director-made-good story that we like to take ownership on but it’s also that mischievous Cross Tasman sensibility that we share with Aussie […]

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GEOSTORM movie review – Extreme Weather Alert!

Gerard Butler in Geostorm. Image via | Geostorm movie review |

Geostorm is a classic popcorn blockbuster action movie that has a big helping of disaster movie and sci-fi trimmings added on. Starring Gerard Butler and set in the not to distant future (events kick off in 2019); Geostorm has a great message in that if we as a planet can realize that our future is […]

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GIVEAWAY! Win 1 of 2 JIGSAW movie double passes

Brittany Allen as "Carly" in JIGSAW. Image via Studiocanal | Giveaway! | onetakekate

Do you want to play a game? A game where you’ll win an in-season double pass to JIGSAW – the next installment of the SAW franchise? Well, you’re in luck…just follow these simple instructions and you’ll be able to witness all the gore when JIGSAW is released in NZ Cinemas on November 2nd. Directed by […]

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GIVEAWAY! Win 1 of 2 Family Movie Passes to the Pixar Film Festival at Reading Cinemas NZ

Finding Nemo. Image via | Giveaway! |

THANKS FOR YOUR INTEREST – this competition is now closed. Congratulations Amelia Hooper and Cushla J Kemp! You’ve both won a Reading Cinema New Zealand – Pixar Film Festival Family movie pass each! Please email me at or message me here on Facebook to claim your prize: It’s Giveaway time! Do you want […]

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STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI official trailer

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI Official Trailer. Image via Walt Disney Studios AUNZ |

OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG! It’s here! I’ve just gone all weak at the knees after watching the official trailer for the next installment in the Star Wars universe; of course I’m talking about STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. Check it out here: OK, so…HOW GOOD WAS THAT?! I’ve got so many questions! […]

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BLADE RUNNER 2049 movie review

Harrison Ford stars in Blade Runner 2049. Image via The Hollywood Reporter | Blade Runner 2049 movie review |

Wow. Just wow. That’s pretty much the short version of my Blade Runner 2049 review. I stayed away from any previews as much as I could, I didn’t even watch any of the excellent pre-sequel online content that’s out there…I wanted to go in as fresh as possible and I was not disappointed by the […]

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BAD MOMS 2 Official Trailer

Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis and Kathryn Hahn star in Bad Moms 2. Image via YouTube | Bad Moms 2 Official Trailer |

Oh yes! Those naughty Mommies that you love so much – Amy (Mila Kunis), Kiki (Kristen Bell) and Carla (Kathryn Hahn) are back! BAD MOMS 2 is out in NZ cinemas on November 2nd, but you can watch the new official trailer right here, right now! What’s the blurb? Bad Moms 2 follows our three […]

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