Entertainment
Buckle Up, Here’s Where And When To Watch Yellowstone’s Fifth Season

Buckle up, Yellowstone is officially back. Since the fifth season was announced in February, we've been on the edge of our seats,…

News
A New Boutique Cinema Complex Has Just Opened In Ponsonby And Yep, We’re Excited

Auckland crew listen up! In some hugely exciting news, it’s been revealed that Ponsonby has (finally) scored a cinema complex all of…

TV & Movies
55 Of The Best Movies On Netflix NZ To Stream In November 2022

Buttering up the popcorn and firing up a good Netflix movie has got to be our favourite thing ever. But how often do you find yourself…

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What To Watch On Disney+ This November 2022

Want more of the best things to stream? Subscribe to Urban List's entertainment newsletter The Binge right here. Figuring out what…

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16 Of The Best Shows And Movies On Apple TV+ To Watch

In our humble opinion, there is no such thing as having too many streaming services, so if you’re tossing up whether you need Apple…

TV & Movies
51 Of The Best Shows On Netflix NZ Right Now

We all know the hunt for the next Netflix binge never ends. To make your search a little easier, we've rounded up a…

Planet
16 Of The Best Vegan Documentaries You Need To Watch This Year

We’ve put together a list of the best vegan documentaries that will have even the most committed carnivore a little shook. Take the…

TV & Movies
14 Of The Best Horror Movies On Netflix NZ

Turn out the lights and grab a pillow because you're about to soak up the best horror movies on Netflix. Whether you're keen to…

TV & Movies
20 Of The Best Christmas Movies On Netflix NZ

We don't care what anyone says, we can't get enough of the best Christmas movies on Netflix NZ. Fortunately, the streaming gods at…

TV & Movies
The Best True Crime On Netflix To Watch In 2022

Content warning: this article or section, or pages it links to, contains information about sexual assault and/or violence which may be…

TV & Movies
33 Of The Best Netflix NZ Documentaries To Watch Right Now

Ready for a Netflix binge session? We’ve done the hard yards for you and rounded up the best Netflix documentaries you need to watch…

TV & Movies
20 Crime Shows On Netflix You Should Have Watched By Now

If there’s one genre we simply can’t get enough of when it comes to a solid binge-sesh, it’s crime. There’s just…

Entertainment
Take Your Binge-Watching To New Heights With Samsung’s Latest Mini Projector

Movie lovers and entertainers, we’ve got just the thing to level up your next binge-watching session or weekend crew hang. …

Things To Do
The Best Cinemas In Auckland And Where To Find Them In 2022

Every night can be movie night with the abundance of cinemas dotted all over Auckland. Don’t get us wrong, we love a night in with…

Entertainment
8 Of The Best Shows And Movies Coming To Sky And Neon

We have just the thing to see you through the last few weeks of this dreary winter. Throw some popcorn in the microwave, chuck on your Oodie…

TV & Movies
The Mysterious New Thriller You Need To Add To Your Watchlist

Just when we thought we'd seen it all—The Midwich Cuckoos, your next mind-blowing binge, has just landed on Sky's SoHo Channel…

Things To Do
6 Reasons You Need To Visit This Food & Entertainment Mecca On The GC

Nestled in the beating heart of Surfers Paradise, we’ve found the perfect place for the ultimate fun day out. Think: epic games, live…

Entertainment
31 Of The Best Prime Video NZ Shows To Watch In 2022

We're just going to come right out and say it. Amazon Prime Video is a mammoth vault of epic TV series you won't be able to stop…

Entertainment
Neon NZ’s 45 Best Shows To Binge In 2022

We guarantee you’ve seamlessly worked your way through nearly every TVNZ, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Disney+ show by now, but…

What's On
Doc Edge | 8 Of The Best Documentaries You Need To Watch At The 2022 Festival

If you’re looking for something to watch as it gets colder to cosy up in a cinema or at home, the full Doc Edge Festival programme is…

Entertainment
Why The Staircase Is The Thrilling New Series You Need To Watch

Mute your phone, round up your snacks and get comfy—HBO Max's latest drama The Staircase is coming to Sky's SoHo and…

TV & Movies
9 Short Netflix Shows You Can Binge While You Work From Home

Short shows are a relatively new concept for Netflix. With heavy-duty shows like Black Mirror and Vkings requiring all the time and…

TV & Movies
These Secret Netflix Codes Will Unlock Hidden Movies And Shows For You

You don’t have to tell us that COVID-19 got you good and now you’ve watched everything there is to see on Netflix because,…

TV & Movies
TVNZ Guide | 15 Of The Best Shows To Watch On TVNZ On Demand

TVNZ on Demand is home to some of the best series around and the clincher is it's absolutely free. Get your comfies on, curl up on…

TV & Movies
9 Of The Best Feel-Good Movies On Netflix NZ

When your faith in humanity is yet to be restored, it means it’s time to throw your feet up and hit the best feel-good movies on…

Style & Design
25 Rad Things Under $25 To Get You Through Home Isolation

Oh, home isolation. So much free time, so little motivation. As the country faces the Omicron peak, the task of spending ten days at home…

TV & Movies
Stranger Things 4 Is About To Drop On Netflix In Two Volumes So Get Ready

It’s been a while since the world bawled its eyes out and was left at the edge of its seat with the third season of Stranger Things…

TV & Movies
The Bridgerton Season 2 Trailer Is Here So Brace Yourself For Lady Whistledown

We’ve been (not so) patiently waiting for Bridgerton season two to hit our screens since it first premiered (and was casually streamed…

TV & Movies
11 Of The Best Romantic Movies On Netflix NZ

If you’re after all the warm and fuzzies that you get from a good romance flick, then we’ve got you covered and then some. From…

TV & Movies
Emily In Paris Has Just Been Renewed By Netflix For Two More Seasons

Don't ask us how or why but Emily in Paris will be renewed for two more seasons. Netflix has just confirmed that the…

Entertainment
Why The King’s Man Is The Spy Action Blockbuster You Need To See In Cinema

While summer down under is a marker of many things—epic beach hangs, barbies and balmy nights, to name a few—it also means the…

TV & Movies
Squid Game Season 2 Is Happening And Here’s What You Need To Know

To the surprise of perhaps no one but to the joy of many, Netflix’s biggest show of all time (yes, it even beat out Bridgerton),…

Recipes
Recipe: Here’s Exactly How To Make The Dalgona Candies From Squid Game

The only thing that’s trending harder than the pandemic right now is Netflix’s banger of a series, Squid Game. From the 7,800%…

TV & Movies
8 Shows Like Squid Game You Need To Binge

There’s a good chance that you, your housemate, your nana, and even your dog have all watched the popular Korean drama, Squid Game.…

TV & Movies
Game Of Thrones Prequel, House Of The Dragon, Just Dropped An Epic First-Look Trailer

Believe it or not, we clocked the 10th anniversary of Games Of Thrones back in April—you know, the fantastical drama that captured the…

TV & Movies
You Season 3 Finally Has A Release Date And Trailer

If you thought previous seasons of You were deliciously dark and twisted, then prepare yourself because season three will keep you up…

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8 Of The Best Asian Movies And Shows To Discover On Netflix NZ

Although Netflix is known for its originals and blockbusters, it is also home to many international art-house and indie culture films,…

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15 Of The Biggest Sport Documentaries To Watch On Netflix

Netflix houses a number of huge documentaries on some of the biggest athletes, teams, races and sporting scandals that have ever existed in…

TV & Movies
Liane Moriarty’s Nine Perfect Strangers Reveals Its Chilling, All-Star Trailer

If 2021 is the year of book to TV adaptations then Liane Moriarty’s Nine Perfect Strangers is getting our vote as the MVP. Featuring a…

TV & Movies
The Witcher Season 2 Trailer Is Finally Here So Strap Yourself In

It seems like an age ago that we fell hard and fast for Geralt of Rivia, AKA The Witcher, AKA a jacked Henry Cavill in armour and a white…

TV & Movies
8 Sport Movies On Netflix To Kickstart That Olympic Fever

Oh boy, do we love a sports movie. Always wrapped in some kind of redemption story, the obstacles of life and the kind of motivation we…

TV & Movies
Why Netflix’s Believe Me: The Disappearance Of Lisa McVey Is A Must Watch

Every once and while a crime flick comes along that shocks us to our core, leaving a cold feeling in the bottom of our belly long after the…

TV & Movies
The New Tiger King TV Series Just Announced Its All-Star Cast

Rewind to this time last year and there was one thing on everyone’s mind—aside from the big C–and that was a certain…

TV & Movies
The Gossip Girl Reboot Trailer Just Dropped And It’s Everything We Hoped For

Whether you’re a 90's baby who watched the high school drama play out live on TV or a newbie who has fallen in love with the Upper…

TV & Movies
The Friends Reunion Trailer Is Here So Pass Us The Tissues

It’s the long-awaited reunion the people wanted and now, we’re finally getting what we deserve. That’s right, the one…

Podcasts & Books
8 Of The Best Rewatch Podcasts To Get Nostalgic About

We’re never quite ready to let go of our favourite TV shows. We miss the laughs, plot twists, dramas, relationships, cliffhangers,…

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RuPaul’s Drag Race Is Coming To New Zealand For A Fabulous Live Tour

Not since Priscilla has New Zealand and Australia seen something as bloody fabulous as RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under. Coming…

TV & Movies
A Bridgerton Spinoff Series Is Coming To Netflix

Big, no make that, massive news: Netflix has ordered a new Bridgerton spinoff series about young Queen Charlotte. That’s right, the…

TV & Movies
Marvel Phase 4 Is Coming, Here’s What You Need To Know

Recently Marvel Studios released a trailer previewing all of its phase four films. The trailer included slow-motion shots, inspirational…

TV & Movies
Lupin Part Two Trailer Just Dropped And It’s Going To Be A Wild Ride

Just when we thought we were about to run out of epic shows to binge, Netflix went and gifted us Lupin, a French crime series that proved so…

TV & Movies
A$AP Rocky’s Monster Is The Netflix Movie That Will Break Your Heart

Every once in a while, a movie comes along that simultaneously fills your heart and breaks it to pieces—and that is precisely what…

Entertainment
Butter The Popcorn, Here’s How To Curate An Epic Theatre Experience At Home

Can’t get enough of the latest and greatest movie shows? Neither can we and with so many blockbusters shifting to streaming services,…

TV & Movies
7 Of The Best Animated Series You Need To Binge On Netflix

Four words, people—animated shows for adults. While some things will never top The Simpsons, Netflix is a pretty big goldmine of…

TV & Movies
Ginny & Georgia Season 2 Is On Its Way

If, like us, you demolished Netflix’s Ginny & Georgia in a single weekend then you’re going to want to hear this. The…

TV & Movies
Rupaul’s Highly-Anticipated Drag Race Down Under Is Dropping Next Month

Calling on all queens, RuPaul’s Drag Race is finally headed down under! That’s right, the uber popular reality show, which…

TV & Movies
Bridgerton Fans Rejoice, Netflix Has Confirmed Two More Salacious Seasons

We have big, no, make that HUGE news to deliver care of Lady Whistledown herself, everyone’s favourite sexy historical drama…

TV & Movies
Auckland’s Best Boutique Cinemas To Elevate Your Big Screen Experience

Nothing warms the soul like a night at the cinema. Nestling in for a couple of hours of uninterupped cosiness, stuffing snacks in your…

TV & Movies
Netflix’s New Thriller, The Woman In The Window Will Keep You Up At Night

There are few things we love more than an excellent book to big screen adaptation, and honestly, we reckon we’ve uncovered the best…

TV & Movies
20 Feminist TV Series That Put Women To The Front

We’re all about celebrating and amplifying women’s voices here at Urban List—and that’s certainly the case when it…

TV & Movies
Bridgerton Babe Regé-Jean Page Will Not Appear In Season 2

In news that will devastate Bridgeton fans, the show has just confirmed that the Duke of Hasting, played by mega babe Regé-jean Page…

TV & Movies
The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4 Trailer Is Serving Pure Horror Movie Vibes

Hold on tight people, the emotional rollercoaster that is The Handmaid’s Tale is heading back to our screens—and it’s a…

TV & Movies
One Of Our Favourite True Crime Podcasts Is Turning Into A TV Show

We consider ourselves connoisseurs of true crime entertainment here at Urban List. A new eerie podcast—we’ve listened to it…

TV & Movies
10 Upcoming Book To Screen Adaptations You Need To Know About

As long as movies and TV shows have existed, books have been used as source material. That’s essentially why the Academy Awards has a…

TV & Movies
New Psychological Thriller Series, Them, Will Keep You Up At Night

If you’ve been hanging for a new series to binge your way through—one that will really make you think (and scream)—then…

TV & Movies
Everything You Need To Know About Louis Theroux’s The Cult of Joe Exotic Doco

2020 was full of many weird and wild things. Aside from COVID, we reckon the second craziest thing to enter our lives has to be finding out…

TV & Movies
Killing Eve Is Getting An Epic Spin-Off Series And We’re Not Worthy

First off, let's start with some sad news—producers of Killing Eve have just announced that after four seasons, the series will…

TV & Movies
Prepare For More Real Estate Drama, Selling Sunset Has Officially Been Renewed For Two More Seasons

We truly love the fact that some legend in America knew that botox, backstabbing and buildings were all the perfect match for a hit reality…

TV & Movies
Everything You Need To Watch To Get The Lowdown On The Royals

While the world is busy processing the groundbreaking interview that was, if you haven’t been paying attention to the ins and outs of…

TV & Movies
9 Of The Best Female-Directed Films On Netflix

If you’ve ever watched the Academy Awards and, more specifically, the Best Director race, then you’ll be acutely aware of the…

TV & Movies
11 Thought-Provoking LGBTQI+ Movies And Shows On Netflix

LGBTQI+ stories on screen have become more prevalent in recent years (and rightly so), giving a historically silenced community a proud…

TV & Movies
Everything You Need To Know About Netflix’s New Terminator Anime Series

Some things are too good to be true and just when you thought you had 2021 under control, big news rolls in about an actual Terminator anime…

TV & Movies
15 Celebrity Documentaries That Will Change The Way You See Them

Right now the name on everyone’s lips is Britney Spears. No, she hasn’t released new music (please do) or had a public…

TV & Movies
10 Of The Most Nostalgic Disney Movies And Shows To Help You Relive The Magic

Picture this; your eyes are glued to the TV set watching your latest Blockbuster rental, Fruju tropical snow in hand, McCain Potato…

TV & Movies
Feast Your Eyes On Netflix’s Incredible Notorious B.I.G. Doco, I Got a Story to Tell

If there’s one thing Netflix just absolutely nails, it’s a solid documentary. While they’ve been dominating the true crime…

TV & Movies
Inventing Anna, Netflix’s New True Crime Series, Will Blow Your Damn Mind

Our obsession with true crime-inspired series knows no end, which is why we want to do a solid for our fellow dark hearts out there by…

TV & Movies
20 Movies On Disney+ You Need To Watch This Year

Disney+ is finally here which means hundreds (literally) of Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars content right at your fingertips.  While this…

TV & Movies
News Just In, A Live-Action Harry Potter TV Show Could Be On The Way

Pay attention muggles, a Harry Potter TV show is said to be in the works and we’re about two spins of a Time-Tuner away from grabbing…

TV & Movies
Netflix’s New Psychological Thriller, Behind Her Eyes, Will Truly Terrify You

Strap yourself in, 2021 is going to deliver quite possibly the most intense, binge-worthy Netflix series yet.  Yep, we know it’s…

TV & Movies
6 Gripping Political Dramas To Watch On Netflix NZ Right Now

Much like a great true-crime series, nothing gets the heart pumping harder than a solid political drama. We don’t know whether…

TV & Movies
On The Record | WandaVision’s Elizabeth Olsen Talks Superheroes And Sitcoms

We can’t lie, we’re big old geeks when it comes to the Marvel Comic Universe (MCU) and while we don’t like to play…

TV & Movies
To All The Boys Just Dropped Its Release Date And Trailer So Bring On All The Feels

We don’t know about you guys, but we are deeply, no, make that heavily invested in, the teenage love story of Lara Jean Covey and…

TV & Movies
17 Shows Like Bridgerton You Need To Devour Immediately

If you’re anything like us, you devoured Bridgerton on Boxing Day whilst on the couch stuffing yourself silly with leftover Christmas…

Music
Bless Your Ears With Netflix’s Best TV Series Soundtracks

Bridgerton was undoubtedly one of the most binge-worthy shows on Netflix. And aside from the genetically blessed cast, epic costumes and…

Career
15 Of The Most Soothing Nature Soundtracks To Keep You Focussed While You Work

There’s not much that truly beats the sound of a crackling fire in the middle of a forest or the sonic-worthy zen of paddling a canoe…

TV & Movies
Cue The Cosmopolitans, A Sex And The City Reboot Has Just Been Confirmed

It’s officially official— a Sex And The City reboot is on the way and just like that, we have a new TV series on the horizon.…

TV & Movies
Everything You Need To Know About Zendaya’s Oscar-Worthy Netflix Movie

Just when you thought Netflix was about to run out of the goods—after all, we well and truly binged the crap out of its entire suite…

TV & Movies
Pay Attention Movie Buffs, These Are The Films That Have Been Rescheduled Due To Coronavirus

It’s fair to say COVID-19 put a spanner in the works for the movie industry. Across the entire world, cinemas closed, filming stopped…

TV & Movies
Binge Your Way Through Bridgerton, Shonda Rhimes Epic New Netflix Series

When thinking about matches made in entertainment heaven, it doesn’t get much greater than Netflix and Shonda Rhimes. The powerhouse…

TV & Movies
17 Of The Best Christmas Movies On Netflix NZ To Give You The Warm Fuzzies

We don't care what anyone says, we can't get enough of festive flicks. Fortunately, the streaming gods have gifted us with yet…

TV & Movies
10 Of Netflix’s Most-Watched Movies And Shows From 2020 You Need To Hook Into

Ah 2020, how do we even begin to describe it? While we all may not have many overseas passport stamps or holiday ‘grams to show for…

Entertainment
23 Of The Best Shows To Watch On Amazon Prime Video Right Now

We're just going to come right out and say it. Amazon Prime Video is a mammoth vault of epic TV series you won't be able to stop…

TV & Movies
A True Blood Reboot Is Happening And Here’s What You Need To Know

As if you needed further proof that vampires were well and truly trending in 2020, this is it—HBO has revealed they’re rebooting…

TV & Movies
5 Sex-Positive Shows On Netflix That Will Change Your Life

If reading the best sex-positive books and listening to sex-positive podcasts sounds like your proverbial jam, then you’ll want to…

TV & Movies
Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The Deliciously Dark Third Season Of You

If you, like us, devoured the last two seasons of You and are hungry for more, then we have good news.  We revealed way back in…

News
Lighters Up, NZ’s Biggest Drive-In Cinema Is Popping Up In Auckland This Week

If you’ve ever dreamed of going to a drive-in cinema—and frankly, who hasn’t?—now’s your chance. On November…

TV & Movies
Prepare To Scream, Netflix Is About To Drop The Scariest Movie Of The Year

If you’re a fan of movies that cause you sleepless nights and make you question everything you thought you knew about the paranormal,…

Music
On The Record | Six60 On Surviving Lockdown And Going Deep In Their New Documentary

I was first introduced to the sweet beats of Six60 back in 2013 when a mate bought me a ticket for their gig at a small underground bar in…

TV & Movies
Sink Your Teeth Into 9 Of The Best Vampire Shows On Netflix NZ

Ah, vampires—love them or hate them, these fanged, sexy and sometimes sparkly creatures have captured the hearts and minds of readers…

TV & Movies
Get Hyped For The New Festive Flick Starring Kristen Stewart and MacKenzie Davis

Let’s face it guys, 2020 has been rough. The universe has not been pulling her punches, leaving us all feeling a little bruised and…