Bruce Hopkins

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

EpicAdventurousFantasticalBrilliant

Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam take the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark lord's realm.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Ian McKellen  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Sean Astin

Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam take the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark lord's realm.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Ian McKellen  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Sean Astin

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

AdventurousEpicBrilliantFantastical

Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Ian McKellen  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Liv Tyler

Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Ian McKellen  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Liv Tyler

1nite (2004)

From dusk til' dawn on K Road captures the woozy horror of a best-forgotten night out. The filmmakers roam the bars, takeaways and brothels, encountering several night-lifers, none of whom turns out to be what they first appear or pretend to be. The most fully ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amarbir Singh
CAST:  Genevieve Bowers  •  Jon Brazier  •  Karlos Drinkwater  •  Nial Greenstock

From dusk til' dawn on K Road captures the woozy horror of a best-forgotten night out. The filmmakers roam the bars, takeaways and brothels, encountering several night-lifers, none of whom turns out to be what they first appear or pretend to be. The most fully ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amarbir Singh
CAST:  Genevieve Bowers  •  Jon Brazier  •  Karlos Drinkwater  •  Nial Greenstock

Housebound (2014)

When Kylie Bucknell is sentenced to home detention, she's forced to come to terms with her unsociable behaviour, her blabbering mother and a hostile spirit who seems less than happy about the new living arrangement.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerard Johnstone
CAST:  Morgana O'Reilly  •  Rima Te Wiata  •  Glen-Paul Waru  •  Cameron Rhodes

When Kylie Bucknell is sentenced to home detention, she's forced to come to terms with her unsociable behaviour, her blabbering mother and a hostile spirit who seems less than happy about the new living arrangement.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerard Johnstone
CAST:  Morgana O'Reilly  •  Rima Te Wiata  •  Glen-Paul Waru  •  Cameron Rhodes

Under the Mountain (2009)

Teenage twins battle dark forces hidden beneath Auckland's volcanoes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan King
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Tom Cameron  •  Oliver Driver  •  Sophie McBride

Teenage twins battle dark forces hidden beneath Auckland's volcanoes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan King
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Tom Cameron  •  Oliver Driver  •  Sophie McBride

Blood Crime (2002)

For burned-out Seattle cop Daniel Pruitt, a camping trip turns hellish when his wife, Jessica, is savagely attacked in the forest. En route to the hospital, the Pruitts collide with a semi, and Jessica identifies the driver as her assailant. Enraged, Pruitt pummels ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William A. Graham
CAST:  James Caan  •  Johnathon Schaech  •  Lisa Lackey  •  David Field

For burned-out Seattle cop Daniel Pruitt, a camping trip turns hellish when his wife, Jessica, is savagely attacked in the forest. En route to the hospital, the Pruitts collide with a semi, and Jessica identifies the driver as her assailant. Enraged, Pruitt pummels ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William A. Graham
CAST:  James Caan  •  Johnathon Schaech  •  Lisa Lackey  •  David Field

Channelling Baby (1999)

Destined to be lovers, Bunnie and Geoff are wildly happy together in the 1970's, until something terrible happens to drive them apart. In the 1990's they are forced back together again when a strange young couple probe the mystery of what really happened ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christine Parker
CAST:  Danielle Cormack  •  Kevin Smith  •  Amber Sainsbury  •  Joel Tobeck

Destined to be lovers, Bunnie and Geoff are wildly happy together in the 1970's, until something terrible happens to drive them apart. In the 1990's they are forced back together again when a strange young couple probe the mystery of what really happened ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christine Parker
CAST:  Danielle Cormack  •  Kevin Smith  •  Amber Sainsbury  •  Joel Tobeck

Into the Rainbow (2017)

When teenagers Rachel and Grace travel inside a super-powered rainbow to China, they disturb nature's balance. Using Rachel's connection to the energy of the rainbow and with help from their new friend Xiao Cheng, they must race against time to save the Earth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Norman Stone  •  Gary Mak
CAST:  Willow Shields  •  Maria Grazia Cucinotta  •  Chelsie Preston Crayford  •  Emmett Skilton

When teenagers Rachel and Grace travel inside a super-powered rainbow to China, they disturb nature's balance. Using Rachel's connection to the energy of the rainbow and with help from their new friend Xiao Cheng, they must race against time to save the Earth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Norman Stone  •  Gary Mak
CAST:  Willow Shields  •  Maria Grazia Cucinotta  •  Chelsie Preston Crayford  •  Emmett Skilton

This Is Not a Love Story (2002)

In an inner city loft Belinda(Smuts-Kennedy) lives her dream of being a writer. Across the street is Suzanne (Rutter), a painter who has the success Belinda craves. Suzanne lives with Tony (Lovatt), an actor frustrated by his dead-end role in a soap, who is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keith Hill
CAST:  Sarah Smuts-Kennedy  •  Stephen Lovatt  •  Peta Rutter  •  Beryl Te Wiata

In an inner city loft Belinda(Smuts-Kennedy) lives her dream of being a writer. Across the street is Suzanne (Rutter), a painter who has the success Belinda craves. Suzanne lives with Tony (Lovatt), an actor frustrated by his dead-end role in a soap, who is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keith Hill
CAST:  Sarah Smuts-Kennedy  •  Stephen Lovatt  •  Peta Rutter  •  Beryl Te Wiata

Savage Honeymoon (2000)

Dean is threatening to firebomb his ex-girlfriend's wedding. Mickey is filling the garage with stolen goods - again, and pierced teenage daughter, Leesa, is an accident waiting to happen on the family's beloved Triumph motorbike. An unconventional tough family, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Beesley
CAST:  Nicholas Eadie  •  Elizabeth Hawthorne  •  Perry Piercy  •  Sophia Hawthorne

Dean is threatening to firebomb his ex-girlfriend's wedding. Mickey is filling the garage with stolen goods - again, and pierced teenage daughter, Leesa, is an accident waiting to happen on the family's beloved Triumph motorbike. An unconventional tough family, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Beesley
CAST:  Nicholas Eadie  •  Elizabeth Hawthorne  •  Perry Piercy  •  Sophia Hawthorne

Jubilee (2000)

Billy (Cliff Curtis) is trying to organize the biggest celebration the town of Waimatua has even seen - the 75th Jubilee of their school. In doing this, feckless Billy is trying to redeem himself in the eyes of his family, especially his frustrated wife Pauline ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Hurst
CAST:  Cliff Curtis  •  Theresa Healey  •  Hori Ahipene  •  Kevin Smith

Billy (Cliff Curtis) is trying to organize the biggest celebration the town of Waimatua has even seen - the 75th Jubilee of their school. In doing this, feckless Billy is trying to redeem himself in the eyes of his family, especially his frustrated wife Pauline ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Hurst
CAST:  Cliff Curtis  •  Theresa Healey  •  Hori Ahipene  •  Kevin Smith

Rotting Hill (2012)

It is not easy to find love, especially if you are falling apart, stinky and a little bloody around the edges. Welcome to Rotting Hill, where the extinction of humanity has led to the rise of a new species - ZOMBIES. Directed by James Cunningham and made by a team ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Cunningham
CAST:  Bruce Hopkins  •  Anna Hutchison  •  Jason Smith

It is not easy to find love, especially if you are falling apart, stinky and a little bloody around the edges. Welcome to Rotting Hill, where the extinction of humanity has led to the rise of a new species - ZOMBIES. Directed by James Cunningham and made by a team ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Cunningham
CAST:  Bruce Hopkins  •  Anna Hutchison  •  Jason Smith

Each To Their Own (2017)

A grieving suburban teenage girl attempts to escape her family by allowing herself to be drawn into a captivating charismatic church.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maria Ines Manchego
CAST:  Kate O'Gorman  •  Tania Anderson  •  Poppy Macleod  •  Michael Koloi

A grieving suburban teenage girl attempts to escape her family by allowing herself to be drawn into a captivating charismatic church.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maria Ines Manchego
CAST:  Kate O'Gorman  •  Tania Anderson  •  Poppy Macleod  •  Michael Koloi

Point Annihilation (2005)

Grub, a young surfer, is caught in a conflict between his boss, former surf legend Claw, and his passion for Vanessa, a mysterious Maori woman tattooist. Driven by his desire to be tattooed and 'become a man', Grub ignores warnings that Vanessa could be 'Hine Nui ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Virginia Heath
CAST:  Rowan Macmillan  •  Bruce Hopkins  •  Ray Bishop  •  Cherie James

Grub, a young surfer, is caught in a conflict between his boss, former surf legend Claw, and his passion for Vanessa, a mysterious Maori woman tattooist. Driven by his desire to be tattooed and 'become a man', Grub ignores warnings that Vanessa could be 'Hine Nui ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Virginia Heath
CAST:  Rowan Macmillan  •  Bruce Hopkins  •  Ray Bishop  •  Cherie James

Rest Stop (2004)

On a cold and lonely night, a hapless driver stops to investigate an isolated rest stop. He finds himself caught in a series of deadly accidents…  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roseanne Liang
CAST:  Jochen Fitzherbert  •  Bruce Hopkins  •  Scott Wills

On a cold and lonely night, a hapless driver stops to investigate an isolated rest stop. He finds himself caught in a series of deadly accidents…  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roseanne Liang
CAST:  Jochen Fitzherbert  •  Bruce Hopkins  •  Scott Wills