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The Verge
Taika Waititi's Hunt For The Wilderpeople is a strange, perfect dry run for Thor: Ragnarokthe foster-care system so often that he responds to his latest adoptive family,
Taika Waititi's Hunt For The Wilderpeople is a strange, perfect dry run for Thor: Ragnarok
The Verge / Posted yesterday
the foster-care system so often that he responds to his latest adoptive family, Bella (Rima Te Wiata) and Hector (Sam Neill), by wearily getting straight back into the police car that brought him to their rural New Zealand farm, and waiting to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Sam Neill anchors 'Hunt for the Wilderpeople,' a hilarious, touching New Zealand odysseystature as a filmmaker and an irresistible story persuaded some of New Zealand'
Sam Neill anchors 'Hunt for the Wilderpeople,' a hilarious, touching New Zealand odyssey
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
stature as a filmmaker and an irresistible story persuaded some of New Zealand's top actors, starting with the veteran Sam Neill, letter-perfect as unbending outdoorsman Hec Faulkner, to take roles in the picture. But "Wilderpeople" wouldn't be... Read more
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IGN
Hunt for the Wilderpeople ReviewWhat happens when a crotchety man and a "bad egg" of a teenager are tossed toge
Hunt for the Wilderpeople Review
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
What happens when a crotchety man and a "bad egg" of a teenager are tossed together in the New Zealand bush with the police, hunters, and various and sundry others hot on their heels? As it turns out, you get a pretty special movie. Written and... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Review: In 'Wilderpeople,' a manhunt for Kiwi farceis a fable about a heavy-set foster kid, Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison), and a r
Review: In 'Wilderpeople,' a manhunt for Kiwi farce
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
is a fable about a heavy-set foster kid, Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison), and a reluctant foster parent, "Uncle" Hector (Sam Neill), who, evading child services, go on the lam and spark a manhunt. As far as buddy comedy pairings go, few can match... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
In 'Wilderpeople,' a manhunt for Kiwi farceis a fable about a heavy-set foster kid, Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison), and a r
In 'Wilderpeople,' a manhunt for Kiwi farce
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
is a fable about a heavy-set foster kid, Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison), and a reluctant foster parent, "Uncle" Hector (Sam Neill), who, evading child services, go on the lam and spark a manhunt. As far as buddy comedy pairings go, few can match... Read more
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Salon.com
In ‘Wilderpeople,’ a manhunt for Kiwi farceis a fable about a heavy-set foster kid, Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison), and a r
In ‘Wilderpeople,’ a manhunt for Kiwi farce
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
is a fable about a heavy-set foster kid, Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison), and a reluctant foster parent, “Uncle” Hector (Sam Neill), who, evading child services, go on the lam and spark a manhunt. As far as buddy comedy pairings go, few can match... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
In 'Wilderpeople,' a manhunt for Kiwi farceis a fable about a heavy-set foster kid, Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison), and a r
In 'Wilderpeople,' a manhunt for Kiwi farce
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
is a fable about a heavy-set foster kid, Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison), and a reluctant foster parent, "Uncle" Hector (Sam Neill), who, evading child services, go on the lam and spark a manhunt. As far as buddy comedy pairings go, few can match... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Review: In 'Wilderpeople,' a manhunt for Kiwi farceis a fable about a heavy-set foster kid, Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison), and a r
Review: In 'Wilderpeople,' a manhunt for Kiwi farce
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
is a fable about a heavy-set foster kid, Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison), and a reluctant foster parent, "Uncle" Hector (Sam Neill), who, evading child services, go on the lam and spark a manhunt. As far as buddy comedy pairings go, few can match... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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11 News Houston
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
KING5 Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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First Coast News
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaterson your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and
Winning 'Wilderpeople' journeys into theaters
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
on your must-see list. Adapted from Barry Crump's Wild Pork and Watercress and made with a tiny budget in the New Zealand bush by director Taika Waititi, Wilderpeople (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles) stars a chubby, rap-loving... Read more
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Boston Herald
Oliver Stone, Molly Shannon among feted at Nantucket Film Festivala Disney/Pixar film on opening day. This year’s selection is “Finding Dory.” “
Oliver Stone, Molly Shannon among feted at Nantucket Film Festival
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
a Disney/Pixar film on opening day. This year’s selection is “Finding Dory.” “Hunt for the Wilderpeople,” starring Sam Neill and Julian Dennison, will close the festival. It’s a comedy based on Barry Crump’s novel “Wild Pork and Watercress” and... Read more
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Boston Herald
Oliver Stone, Molly Shannon among feted at film festa Disney/Pixar film on opening day. This year’s selection is “Finding Dory.” “
Oliver Stone, Molly Shannon among feted at film fest
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
a Disney/Pixar film on opening day. This year’s selection is “Finding Dory.” “Hunt for the Wilderpeople,” starring Sam Neill and Julian Dennison, will close the festival. It’s a comedy based on Barry Crump’s novel “Wild Pork and Watercress” and... Read more
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Scotsman
Edinburgh International Film Festival 2016: 10 essential films to seealready be excited about this latest effort. Hunt for the Wilderpeople teams re
Edinburgh International Film Festival 2016: 10 essential films to see
Scotsman / Posted 14 days ago
already be excited about this latest effort. Hunt for the Wilderpeople teams relative newcomer Julian Dennison with Sam Neill for a mismatched buddy comedy about a troubled foster kid who heads into the bush with his new guardian’s curmudgeonly... Read more
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The North West Star
Party time in Richmondwith Candice Adams and Clinton Lindeberg from Key Motors Townsville. Richmond'
Party time in Richmond
The North West Star / Posted 15 days ago
with Candice Adams and Clinton Lindeberg from Key Motors Townsville. Richmond's Grace Harrington and Anna Moloney. Neill and Caroline Matthews from Fushia Belle Boutique, Charters Towers. Stacey Kleinhans, Rabobank Townsville, with Giules... Read more
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The Oklahoman
A weekend survival guide for deadCenter film festival in Oklahoma Citychild welfare workers threaten to take a rebellious boy away from his foster un
A weekend survival guide for deadCenter film festival in Oklahoma City
The Oklahoman / Posted 15 days ago
child welfare workers threaten to take a rebellious boy away from his foster uncle, the two seek refuge in the expansive bush. When a national manhunt arises to find the boy, the gruff pair learn to work together to evade those who would drive... Read more
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Junkee
Review Roundup: Ten Movies To See This Long Weekendlike leaving the house at some point (please leave the house at some point): H
Review Roundup: Ten Movies To See This Long Weekend
Junkee / Posted 15 days ago
like leaving the house at some point (please leave the house at some point): Hunt For The Wilderpeople For fans of: Sam Neill, buddy comedies, New Zealand confectionary. Wilderpeople tells the story of a 13-year-old delinquent Baker as he’s... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
What's on the big screen this weekdefiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous fos
What's on the big screen this week
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
defiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues and the two must put aside their differences to survive. Why you should see it: This... Read more
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Daily Examiner
What's on the big screen this weekdefiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous fos
What's on the big screen this week
Daily Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
defiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues and the two must put aside their differences to survive. Why you should see it: This... Read more
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Northern Star
What's on the big screen this weekdefiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous fos
What's on the big screen this week
Northern Star / Posted 16 days ago
defiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues and the two must put aside their differences to survive. Why you should see it: This... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
What's on the big screen this weekdefiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous fos
What's on the big screen this week
The Daily Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
defiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues and the two must put aside their differences to survive. Why you should see it: This... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
What's on the big screen this weekdefiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous fos
What's on the big screen this week
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
defiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues and the two must put aside their differences to survive. Why you should see it: This... Read more
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Queensland Times
What's on the big screen this weekdefiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous fos
What's on the big screen this week
Queensland Times / Posted 16 days ago
defiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues and the two must put aside their differences to survive. Why you should see it: This... Read more
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News Mail
What's on the big screen this weekdefiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous fos
What's on the big screen this week
News Mail / Posted 16 days ago
defiant city kid goes on the run from the authorities with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues and the two must put aside their differences to survive. Why you should see it: This... Read more
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Junkee
An Interview With Rhys Darby About NZ Comedy And Escaping To The Bush In Trump's Americatells the story of a rowdy young delinquent (newcomer Julian Dennison) placed i
An Interview With Rhys Darby About NZ Comedy And Escaping To The Bush In Trump's America
Junkee / Posted 17 days ago
tells the story of a rowdy young delinquent (newcomer Julian Dennison) placed in foster care with a curmudgeonly old bushman (Sam Neill). After wowing audiences at Sundance and skyrocketing at the box office to become the most popular local... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Locally made indie movie 'Dealer' to open Las Vegas Film Festivalvarious venues. The movie profiles the relationship between a rebellious boy (
Locally made indie movie 'Dealer' to open Las Vegas Film Festival
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
various venues. The movie profiles the relationship between a rebellious boy (Julian Dennison) and his foster uncle (Sam Neill) after they go missing in the New Zealand bush. And a documentary called “Legend of Swee’ Pea” recounts the rocky life... Read more
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Daily Examiner
What's on the big screen this weekas strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the W
What's on the big screen this week
Daily Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
as strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the Wilderpeople (PG) Julian Dennison and Sam Neill in a scene from the movie Hunt for the Wilderpeople. Contributed A defiant city kid goes on the run from the... Read more
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Northern Star
What's on the big screen this weekas strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the W
What's on the big screen this week
Northern Star / Posted 23 days ago
as strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the Wilderpeople (PG) Julian Dennison and Sam Neill in a scene from the movie Hunt for the Wilderpeople. Contributed A defiant city kid goes on the run from the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
What's on the big screen this weekas strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the W
What's on the big screen this week
The Daily Mercury / Posted 23 days ago
as strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the Wilderpeople (PG) Julian Dennison and Sam Neill in a scene from the movie Hunt for the Wilderpeople. Contributed A defiant city kid goes on the run from the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
What's on the big screen this weekas strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the W
What's on the big screen this week
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
as strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the Wilderpeople (PG) Julian Dennison and Sam Neill in a scene from the movie Hunt for the Wilderpeople. Contributed A defiant city kid goes on the run from the... Read more
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Queensland Times
What's on the big screen this weekas strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the W
What's on the big screen this week
Queensland Times / Posted 23 days ago
as strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the Wilderpeople (PG) Julian Dennison and Sam Neill in a scene from the movie Hunt for the Wilderpeople. Contributed A defiant city kid goes on the run from the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
What's on the big screen this weekas strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the W
What's on the big screen this week
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
as strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the Wilderpeople (PG) Julian Dennison and Sam Neill in a scene from the movie Hunt for the Wilderpeople. Contributed A defiant city kid goes on the run from the... Read more
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News Mail
What's on the big screen this weekas strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the W
What's on the big screen this week
News Mail / Posted 23 days ago
as strong story-wise as Tim Burton's original. Read the review. Hunt for the Wilderpeople (PG) Julian Dennison and Sam Neill in a scene from the movie Hunt for the Wilderpeople. Contributed A defiant city kid goes on the run from the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Taika's 'Wilderpeople' charge Oz box officefilm, bumping Boy another Waititi comedy to second place. 'Hunt for the Wilder
Taika's 'Wilderpeople' charge Oz box office
Sky News Australia / Posted 26 days ago
film, bumping Boy another Waititi comedy to second place. 'Hunt for the Wilderpeople' stars Kiwi screen veteran Sam Neill, and Julian Dennison, who had previously worked with Waititi on a commercial. Inspired by Barry Crump's novel, Wild... Read more
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Junkee
Review: 'Hunt For The Wilderpeople' Is A Kiwi Film We Definitely Can't Steal As Our OwnWatercres, Wilderpeople tells the story of a 13-year-old delinquent Baker as he
Review: 'Hunt For The Wilderpeople' Is A Kiwi Film We Definitely Can't Steal As Our Own
Junkee / Posted 28 days ago
Watercres, Wilderpeople tells the story of a 13-year-old delinquent Baker as he’s placed in a new foster care home in the bush with the loving Bella (Rima Te Wiata) and stern Hec (Sam Neill). Ricky’s repeated, pseudo-feigned, attempts at escape... Read more
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The Courier
Hunt for the Wilderpeople's Sam Neill on why self-deprecation is key to Kiwi comedyHunt for the Wilderpeople is the latest work by writer-director Taika Waititi.
Hunt for the Wilderpeople's Sam Neill on why self-deprecation is key to Kiwi comedy
The Courier / Posted 30 days ago
Hunt for the Wilderpeople is the latest work by writer-director Taika Waititi. Sam Neill talks about how it's a poignant but very funny tale. "We laugh at the same stuff. You know, farts and things," says the distinguished veteran actor Sam Neill,... Read more
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