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Castle Rock: Season 1 (2018)

7.8/10
Starring: Melanie Lynskey, Bill Skarsgard, Jane Levy, Sissy Spacek, Andre Holland, Scott G...

A psychological-horror series set in the Stephen King multiverse, Castle Rock combines the mythological scale and intimate character storytelling of K... Read more

The Changeover (2017)

5.4/10
Director: Stuart McKenzie, Miranda Harcourt
Starring: Melanie Lynskey, Timothy Spall, Lucy Lawless, Nicholas Galitzine

Based on the Carnegie Medal winning novel by Margeret Mahy. Sixteen year-old Laura Chant lives with her mother and four-year-old brother Jacko in a po... Read more

Goodbye to All That (2014)

5.2/10
Director: Angus MacLachlan
Starring: Heather Graham, Melanie Lynskey, Paul Schneider, Amy Sedaris, Anna Camp

At the center of the film is Paul Schneider likeably playing the aloof and clumsy family man Otto Wall, who is suddenly ambushed by his wife with a re... Read more

Togetherness: Season 1 (2015)

7.5/10
Starring: Mark Duplass, Melanie Lynskey, Amanda Peet, Steve Zissis

Some people have it all figured out  these are not those people. From renowned indie filmmaking brothers Jay and Mark Duplass comes Season 1 of th... Read more

Hello I Must Be Going (2012)

6.2/10
Director: Todd Louiso
Starring: Blythe Danner, Dan Futterman, John Rubinstein, Melanie Lynskey, Julie White, Chr...

Acclaimed Kiwi actress Melanie Lynskey ("Heavenly Creatures", "Up in the Air") stars in this quirky seriocomedy as Amy, a recent divorcée who seeks re... Read more

The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

8/10
Director: Stephen Chbosky
Starring: Dylan McDermott, Melanie Lynskey, Paul Rudd, Emma Watson, Logan Lerman, Kate Wal...

Adapted by Stephen Chbosky from his own best-selling novel. 'The Perks of Being a Wildflower' is a touching coming-of-age story about a freshman named... Read more

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)

6.7/10
Director: Lorene Scafaria
Starring: Melanie Lynskey, William Petersen, Keira Knightley, Derek Luke, Steve Carell, Ad...

Dodge Petersen's (Steve Carell) wife has just left him - after learning that an asteroid will destroy all life on Earth in just three weeks. Hitting t... Read more

Leaves of Grass (2009)

6.5/10
Director: Tim Blake Nelson
Starring: Edward Norton, Melanie Lynskey, Richard Dreyfuss, Susan Sarandon, Tim Blake Nels...

A comic thriller seen through the dual perspectives of identical twins Bill and Brady Kincaid (both played by Edward Norton). Bill, a classics profess... Read more

Up in the Air ( Blu-ray ) (2009)

7.4/10
Director: Jason Reitman
Starring: George Clooney, Melanie Lynskey, Vera Farmiga, Danny McBride, J K Simmons, Jason...

George Clooney is a downsizing consultant who has spent his entire life in airport hotels, collecting air miles and browsing the departure lounge reta... Read more

Up in the Air (2009)

7.4/10
Director: Jason Reitman
Starring: George Clooney, Melanie Lynskey, Vera Farmiga, Danny McBride, J K Simmons, Jason...

George Clooney is a downsizing consultant who has spent his entire life in airport hotels, collecting air miles and browsing the departure lounge reta... Read more

Away We Go (2009)

7.1/10
Director: Sam Mendes
Starring: Catherine O'Hara, Jeff Daniels, Melanie Lynskey, Allison Janney, Paul Schneider,...

Sam Mendes directs this heartfelt comedy starring John Krasinski and Maya Rudolph as an unmarried couple anticipating the birth of their first child.... Read more

The Informant! (2009)

6.5/10
Director: Steven Soderbergh
Starring: Matt Damon, Melanie Lynskey, Scott Bakula, Joel McHale

Mark Whitacre (Matt Damon) has worked for a food processing conglomerate for many years and has even found his way into upper management. But nothing... Read more

Two and a Half Men: Season 1 (2003)

7.1/10
Starring: Charlie Sheen, Jon Cryer, Melanie Lynskey, Holland Taylor, Angus T Jones, Marin...

Charlie Harper (Charlie Sheen) is a bachelor in paradise, complete with Malibu beach house, overpaid job and a very active dating life. Then his uptig... Read more

Two and a Half Men: Season 2 (2004)

7.1/10
Starring: Charlie Sheen, Denise Richards, Elvis Costello, Jon Cryer, Melanie Lynskey, Sean...

Welcome back to the Harpers' Malibu beach house, home to bachelor Charlie (Charlie Sheen), his uptight brother Alan (Jon Cryer) and Jake (Angus T Jone... Read more

Show of Hands (2008)

6.5/10
Director: Anthony McCarten
Starring: Melanie Lynskey, Craig Hall, Stephen Lovatt, Kyle Dyhrberg, Chelsie Preston Cray...

Melanie Lynskey came back to NZ to make this light-hearted romantic drama about a competition (famously held in Lower Hutt back in the '80s) where fol... Read more

Flags of our Fathers ( Blu-ray ) (2006)

7.1/10
Director: Clint Eastwood
Starring: Ryan Phillippe, Jesse Bradford, Adam Beach, John Slattery, Barry Pepper, John Be...

Clint Eastwood's World War II film offers a brutal grunts-eye-view of the battle on the Japanese island of Iwo Jima. It centres on the lives of three... Read more

Flags of our Fathers (2006)

7.1/10
Director: Clint Eastwood
Starring: Ryan Phillippe, Jesse Bradford, Adam Beach, John Slattery, Barry Pepper, John Be...

Clint Eastwood's World War II film offers a brutal grunts-eye-view of the battle on the Japanese island of Iwo Jima. It centres on the lives of three... Read more

Stephen King Collection Part 2: Salem's Lot (2004) / Salem's Lot (1979) / The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer / Rose Red (2002)

Director: Craig R Baxley, Mikael Salomon, Tobe Hooper
Starring: Rob Lowe, Andre Braugher, Donald Sutherland, Samantha Mathis, Rutger Hauer, Jame...

This collection from the King of Horror includes the original 'Salem's Lot' - A New England village is plagued by vampirism in this blood-curdling sho... Read more

The Cherry Orchard (1999)

6.5/10
Director: Michael Cacoyannis
Starring: Charlotte Rampling, Alan Bates, Katrin Cartlidge, Xander Berkeley, Melanie Lynsk...

Written and directed by acclaimed filmmaker Michael Cacoyannis (Zorba the Greek), this adaptation of the classic final drama by playwright Anton Chekh... Read more

Shattered Glass (2003)

7.2/10
Director: Billy Ray
Starring: Hayden Christensen, Peter Sarsgaard, Chloe Sevigny, Steve Zahn, Melanie Lynskey,...

Gripping true story centres on Stephen Glass (Hayden Christensen), a young journalist for The New Republic magazine who quickly wins over colleagues w... Read more

Stephen King's Rose Red (2002)

Director: Craig R Baxley
Starring: David Dukes, Judith Ivey, Julian Sands, Matt Keeslar, Melanie Lynskey, Nancy Tra...

A team of psychics and parapsychology experts are sent to uncover the secrets behind a supposedly haunted house called Rose Red, but entering the male... Read more

Snakeskin (2001)

5.6/10
Director: Gillian Ashurst
Starring: Melanie Lynskey, Boyd Kestner, Dean O'Gorman, Oliver Driver

A mysterious American hitchhiker latches on to a couple for a ride and the trouble keeps coming in director Gillian Ashurst's feature debut. Complete... Read more

Coyote Ugly (2000)

5.6/10
Director: David McNally
Starring: Adam Garcia, John Goodman, Tyra Banks, Izabella Miko, Bridget Moynahan, LeAnn Ri...

Twenty year old Piper Perabo leaves father John Goodman and her New Jersey home and heads to Manhattan with dreams of making it as a songwriter. After... Read more

But I'm a Cheerleader (1999)

6.6/10
Director: Jamie Babbit
Starring: Bud Cort, Natasha Lyonne, Clea DuVall, Cathy Moriarty, Mink Stole, Julie Delpy,...

In this knowing satire, Natasha Lyonne is an all-American high school cheerleader whose parents are fearful she is becoming a lesbian because of her M... Read more

Heavenly Creatures (1994)

7.4/10
Director: Peter Jackson
Starring: Melanie Lynskey, Kate Winslet, Sarah Peirse, Diana Kent, Clive Merrison, Simon O...

The provocative, imaginative true-life story of how the intense and passionate relationship of 1950s Christchurch teenagers Pauline Parker and Juliet... Read more