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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),…

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12 Of The Most Twisted Horror Movies Streaming On Netflix NZ Now

Halloween is just around the corner and given it’s been such a hell of a year, you’d be negligent not to prepare for…

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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.…

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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
Bridgerton’s Season Two Trailer Is Finally Here

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

Entertainment
Amazon Prime Video’s Best Shows To Stream In NZ 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
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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These Secret Netflix Codes Will Unlock Tonnes Of 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,…

Planet
15 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
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,…

News
A New Boutique Cinema Complex Is Coming To Ponsonby And Yep, We’re Excited

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

TV & Movies
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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

What's On
8 Of The Best Documentaries You Can’t Afford To Miss At This Year’s Doc Edge Festival

This June get cosy at home or in a cinema and enjoy a film because New Zealand’s international documentary festival Doc Edge is back…

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…

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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,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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
20 Of The Best Documentaries On Netflix NZ That Will Blow Your Mind

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…

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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…

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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…

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15 Of The Best Shows On Apple TV+ To Work Your Way Through

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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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
Get Ready For Stranger Things 4, The Darkest Season Yet

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
20 Gripping Crime Thrillers On Netflix

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…

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…

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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
12 Of The Best Romantic Movies On Netflix NZ To Make You Feel Warm And Fuzzy

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…

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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…

TV & Movies
Cue The Action, The New Season Of The Mandalorian Is Officially Streaming On Disney+

Drop everything, the new season of The Mandalorian is hitting Disney+ this month and we’re beyond ready. Starring Pedro…

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Brace For The Chaos, A New Tiger King Documentary Lands This Week

A lot has happened since we first laid our eyes on the mullet-stricken and tiger-packed docuseries that is Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and…

TV & Movies
Fangs Out, This New Vampire Series Will Fill That Twilight-Shaped Hole In Your Life

If anything, 2020 has been the year which saw vampires come back from the dead (we’re looking at you Midnight Sun) and Netflix is…

TV & Movies
Delve Into Some Spooky Nostalgia With The Halloween Collection On Disney+

If there’s one thing Disney has mastered over the years, it’s appealing to one of our most powerful emotions: nostalgia. Its…

TV & Movies
Watch Closely, Disney+ Now Drops A Content Warning Before A Number Of Classic Movies

In big news, Disney+ has just gone and done what no other streaming juggernaut has done before and spoiler alert—we’re big fans…

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Strap Yourself In For Some Real Estate Drama, An Australian “Selling Sunset” Series Is Coming

We love the fact that somebody in America knew that botox, backstabbing and buildings were all the perfect match for a hit reality TV show…

TV & Movies
Blow Up Your Screen With The 7 Most Explosive Action Films On Netflix NZ

Sure, streaming that remastered 1958 Russian drama will give you some clout when chatting film, but we’re here to tell you that…

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Clear Your Binge Schedule, This Netflix Movie Is Scoring Serious Oscar Buzz

If we told you someone made a movie about free speech, peaceful protesting, deploying the national guard and the radical…

TV & Movies
Enlighten Yourself, This Skin-Crawling Docuseries On The NXIVM Cult Is Coming To NZ Screens

You may vaguely recall the NXIVM cult in news reports over the past decade. If you don’t, HBO are about to mainline you all the gory…

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Crime Buffs Take Note, Jake Gyllenhaal Has Just Been Cast In A Film About The Godfather

You know a movie has reached a certain iconic status when nearly 50 years later, the guys upstairs at Hollywood HQ want to make a film, on…

TV & Movies
Settle In With 18 Of The Best Netflix Original Movies Of All Time

You might not remember a time before Netflix and hey, neither do we. The juggernaut movie vault has been whirring out its own stuff since…

TV & Movies
Here’s Why Everyone Is Talking About The New Paris Hilton Doco

As the saying goes, when one door closes, another opens. The Kardashians might have devastated the world with the announcement that the end…

TV & Movies
Dim The Lights, An Unreleased 80s Horror With Laura Dern And George Clooney Is Coming This Year

Anyone patiently waiting for the sequel to 1977 indie horror, Grizzly, will rejoice in the good news that Grizzly 2. Revenge is set for…

People
Get To Know The Legend Behind It All, Greta Thunberg Just Dropped Her Own Doco

By now, you’re very much aware of how the world’s current climate strikes came to be so mammoth and so widespread—Greta…

TV & Movies
Treat Your Soul To 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…