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Netflix to shut down access via proxy and region unblockers

For a long time before they came to our shores, the only way to access Netflix in Australia was via a proxy or region unblocker to skirt the eternally reviled international geoblock. These services continue to allow Netflix users to access international content libraries that differ from their own and Netflix have officially had enough of it. Continue reading Netflix to shut down access via proxy and region unblockers

There’s a Cloverfield follow-up film coming in two months – and we’re only just finding out about it!

For quite a long time now, a secret Bad Robot project had been listed with a March 31st release date. We were starting to suspect that the whole thing was a red herring, or that it was mistaken information by the distributor. But sure enough, JJ Abrams had a film up his sleeve – and it’s a follow-up to the surprise hit of 2008, Cloverfield.... Continue Reading

The Revenant and Aussie flick Mad Max: Fury Road lead unpredictable Oscars nominations for 2016

The 88th Annual Oscar nominations were revealed overnight in Los Angeles by Guillermo del Toro, Ang Lee, John Krasinski and Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs, and like the
Globes earlier this week, there were plenty of surprises. Aussie flick Mad Max: Fury Road, and Spielberg drama Bridge of Spies likely sit atop that pile, receiving 10 and 6 nominations respectively. But it’s The Revenant that enjoys the position at the top of the tally, with 12 nominations including Best Picture, Director, Actor (DiCaprio) and Supporting Actor (Hardy) and an impressive array of technical mentions.... Continue Reading

Australian Box Office Report: Close to being toppled, Star Wars remains on top

If you’ve been regularly visiting the site – in lieu of Box Office Reports over the holiday period – we’ve kept you up to date with Star Wars: The Force Awakens destroying every record imaginable. And not much has changed. It still sits on top here in Australia, this week earning a cool AU$4.9 million bringing its total to a whopping AU$79 million.... Continue Reading

Captain America: Civil War directors spill new details on their “personal approach” to the new MCU Spider-Man

In an interview with, directors and brothers Anthony and Joe Russo spoke about their upcoming Marvel Comics film Captain America: Civil War and how their Spider-Man, played by Tom Holland, will be different to previous portrayals from Tobey Maguire and Andrew Garfield.... Continue Reading