At The Movies - April School Holidays
At The Movies - April School Holidays
As far as kids go, some of the most anticipated movie releases of the year fall during the first term school holidays - what better excuse to give them a bit of pocket money and pack them off to the flicks.

1
Rio
image

Rio

NZ release date:
7 April 2011

Directed by:
Carlos Saldanha

Starring
Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, Jamie Foxx, Neil Patrick Harris

When Blu, a domesticated macaw from small-town Minnesota, meets the fiercely independent Jewel, he takes off on an adventure to Rio de Janeiro with this bird of his dreams.

The creators (also responsible for the immensely successful Ice Age series) have really called on a lot of star power for this animated film - expect some great one-liners from the likes of Jane Lynch and Jaime Foxx.

Rio trailer
See all movies now showing

Most Read Today

image
01 Mojito Cocktail Recipe

If you want to make the perfect Mojito cocktail yo...

image
02 Benedict Cumberbatch and Tom Hiddleston Interview

Two British actors talk about their roles as Major...

image
03 Dominic Cooper Devil's Double Interview

The star of The Devil's Double talks about playing...

image
04 At The Movies - April School Holidays

Check out what's screening, where and when - the k...

image
05 Andrew Stanton Interview

Director Andrew Stanton talks about working on his...

Content updated: 22/07/2018 22:56

Latest Features

View New Zealand's Alice Matcham checks out the New Zealand Premiere of Ice Age 4: Continental Drift at Queenstown's Winter Festival.
The cast and director of The Help talk about their time together on the film adaptation of the successful novel
The star and director behind Mexican gangland crime thriller Miss Bala talk about working together
The man behind Supersize Me brings you the lowdown on subliminal advertising in films

Connect

Engage

Hitwise Award Winner