Crave! episode 16: BvS:DoJ, The Huntsman, Swamp Thing, Beach Hop

Batman Versus Superman: Dawn Of Justice

Neither Steve nor Simon has been terribly impressed by Batman versus Superman: Dawn of Justice, but Hunt For The Wilderpeople at least managed to cleanse Simon’s palate afterwards. Steve was also a little disappointed by Steve Earle, but Swamp Thing,…

Crave! episode 15 — Hail, Caesar!, Grimsby, Bowie: Waiting In The Sky

Hail, Caesar!

Simon and Steve have very divided opinions of both the new Sacha Baron Cohen film, Grimsby, and the latest from the Coen brothers, Hail, Caesar!. But they’re in agreement that Bowie: Waiting In The Sky, the upcoming David Bowie tribute…

Bowie: Waiting For The Sky rehearsal photos

Simon and Steve went to see rehearsals for Bowie: Waiting In The Sky in Auckland this week, and while Simon was busy interviewing the incredibly talented band and singers for this week’s episode of Crave!, Steve’s camera was working overtime.

Crave! episode 14: Prince, Deadpool, Dad’s Army, Pop-Up Globe

This week’s episode of Crave! features a special guest review of one of Prince’s two shows at the ASB Theatre in Auckland’s Aotea Centre. Simon and Steve have been very impressed with Deadpool, but less so with Dad’s Army. Steve’s…

Pop-Up Globe opens in Auckland

Pop-Up Globe, a reproduction of the original Globe Theatre in London, created to commemorate the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, was finally opened in Auckland’s CBD today, and Crave! was on hand to cover the launch. Check out our…

Crave! episode 13: Spotlight, Steve Jobs, Zoolander No. 2

Simon and Steve have seen Spotlight, the Oscar-tipped true-story film about clergy sex abuse in Boston. In need of a little palate-cleansing after Spotlight, they’re also talking this week about Zoolander No. 2. And, having seen Steve Jobs, Steve talks…

Crave! episode 12 — The Hateful Eight, The Lady In The Van, UB40

The Lady In The Van

Steve and Simon have both seen Quentin Tarantino’s latest, The Hateful Eight, but they’re not both entirely impressed. They’re in much closer agreement when it comes to Maggie Smith as The Lady In The Van. Steve’s been to see UB40,…

UB40 at Matua Winery

UB40 played Matua Winery in Auckland last night, ably supported by Jason Kerrison and Herbs. Crave! was there, of course — we’ll have a full review in next week’s episode, but for now here are Steve’s photos from the show.