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  1. "Shadows" puts the dead in deadpanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... foreboding and malevolent twists, and you're in the neighborhood. The co-directors/co-writers/co-stars are Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi. Clement's sidesplitting HBO series "Flight of the Conchords" concerned unsuccessful Kiwi musicians ...

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  2. Indie Grits Roadshow hits Redux March 28thRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Charleston City Paper

    In his second year in charge of Columbia's Indie Grits festival, Seth Gadsen decided to bring the roadshow home with a special presentation in Charleston at Redux, the contemporary art studio he helped found. Originally a film-focused festival, the nine year old Indie Grits has evolved into a showcase for the cinematic, artistic, culinary, and musical talent of the Southeast.

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  3. HBO debuts 'Silicon Valley' second season next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News Times

    HBO Video is releasing the season one DVD of "Silicon Valley" on March 31. The second season of the Mike series starts April 12. Photo: Contributed Photo A group of IT geeks who live and work together in a Palo Alto "incubator" create a much sought after new music app in the Mike Judge HBO series "Silicon Valley," available on DVD March 31. The series features Kumail Nanjiani, Martin Starr, Thomas Middleditch, Zach Woods and T.J. Miller. Photo: Contributed Photo With a first season consisting of only eight half-hour episodes, the HBO series "Silicon Valley" feels like a longer-than-usual movie rather than a traditional TV sitcom.

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  4. Watch These Kiwi Helicopter Pilots Mock Fighter JocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Jalopnik

    The Royal New Zealand Air Force hasn't had any fighters in its stable since the turn of the millennium when their beloved A-4Ks were mothballed without replacement , but their chopper pilots couldn't give up the chance to poke fun at fighter pilot culture in this classic music video. I would say that they should name their band Flight Of The Conchords , but apparently someone else is using it.

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  5. "What We Do in the Shadows": Meet some bloodsuckers that don't suckRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | OnMilwaukee

    ... can add "What We Do in the Shadows" to that list, a hilarious New Zealand import from long-time Kiwi cohorts Jemaine Clement ("Flight of the Conchords") and Taika Waititi ("Eagle vs. Shark") that gushes goofy laughs like a comedy hemophiliac. Filmed ...

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  6. Matt Fistonich is Mr Gay New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Xtra!

    There are four things you know about New Zealand: it gave us Lorde, it's not quite Australia, they shot Lord of the Rings there and Bret from Flight of the Conchords is adorable. Well, get ready to add a fifth Polynesian trivia tidbit to your arsenal: the adorable Matt Fistonich , a 24-year-old from Waitakere in West Auckland, is the newly-minted Mr Gay New Zealand.

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  7. Why This Song Sucks: Lorde's "Royals"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | LA Weekly

    Better put your shoes on because your socks are about to be blown off.] History: Some time between year 1250 and 1300 Eastern Polynesians settled on New Zealand. In 2007 Flight of the Conchords had a show on HBO.

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  8. Wild Bunch Sets E-Distribution Slate With 'Department Q' Pics, Jason Blum TitlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Deadline

    ... where it has distribution - Germany, Italy and Spain. The other films on the 2015 VOD slate include Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi's horror comedy What We Do In The Shadows for release this summer; Ramin Bahrani's hit festival drama 99 Homes in ...

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  9. Sunderland should look in mirror if playing blame gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Independent

    There were aspects of the decision to sack Poyet that made sense, although few things tell you more about a club than the way they get rid of managers Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Sebastian Larsson had been told by Gus Poyet that he could come off at half-time on Saturday with a cut to his leg that looked bad, but to the midfielder's credit he told his manager that he wanted to continue.

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  10. What We Do In The Shadows - ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | CNN

    ... strongly recommend this zany slice of supernatural life. Just remember to bring a cross! Vampire housemates (Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi, Jonathan Brugh) try to cope with the complexities of modern life and show a newly turned hipster (Cori ...

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  11. 'What We Do in the Shadows' strikes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Gazette

    Starring Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi, Jonathon Brugh, Cori Gonzalez-Macuer, Stu Rutherford, Ben Fransham; directed by Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement; 86 minutes; not rated Eighty-five minutes of really funny, the New Zealand vampire mockumentary "What We Do in the Shadows" comes from... Starring Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi, Jonathon Brugh, Cori Gonzalez-Macuer, Stu Rutherford, Ben Fransham; directed by Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement; 86 minutes; not rated From the "Flight of the Conchords" folks comes a mockumentary about vampires in "What We Do in the Shadows" Courtesy Unison Films.

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  12. Friday movie roundup: - Cinderella' gets a makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... - such as keeping a clean house when there's blood all over. The writing-directing team of Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement (who worked together on "Flight of the Conchords," and also star here) concoct some dry humor in this sharply detailed ...

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  13. Sutton Foster Makes Carnegie Hall Solo Debut With New York Pops TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Playbill

    "I am so thrilled to work with an actress who truly defines the meaning of triple threat not only is Sutton an incredible singer; she's also an incredible actress, and one heck of a dancer," music director Steven Reineke said in a previous statement. "She is so exciting to watch and listen to, and I know that she and the great New York Pops will blow us all away."

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  14. Pregame Playlist: Spring breakthrough editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Columbia Spectator

    This week's pregame playlist brings you a mash up of indie rock and pop to get your Spring Break started of on the right foot. Whether you're unwinding from midterms or just need to get forget about the fact that you don't have a Bacchanal ticket, chill out with these awesome tunes.

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  15. Movie review: - What We Do in the Shadows' taps a vein of dry humorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... (Taika Waititi), a 379-year-old dandy, worries about victims' blood getting on the upholstery. Vladislav (Jemaine Clement), an 862-year-old vampire, hankers for the old days in his torture chamber and complains that Deacon (Jonathan Brugh), the ...

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  16. The Diary: Austria buys NZ comedy show dumped at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... format comes from." TVNZ was criticised in 2008 for its reluctance to commission an independent comedy by Jemaine Clement and Brett McKenzie, who took their Flight of the Conchords pilot to American cable network HBO " and went on to fame and ...

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  17. What We Do in the ShadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | NewsReview.com

    Written, directed by and starring Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi, the uneven but uproarious mockumentary What We Do in the Shadows mines a vein of deadpan, observational goofiness that recalls previous Clement-Waititi collaborations like Eagle vs. Shark and the TV show Flight of the Conchords . Along with Jonathan Brugh and Ben Fransham, Clement and Waititi play vampire roommates trying to have fun in urban New Zealand while dealing with the realities of modern undead life and the difficulties of shared living situations .

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  18. Film review: a Shadowsa a sly, touching take on friendshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Find out what happens, when bloodsuckers stop being polite, and start getting real … 'The Real World'!” A take-off on the quintessential MTV reality show's famous intro comes to mind immediately during “What We Do in the Shadows,” a slyly hilarious mockumentary about a group of vampires “flatting” together in Wellington, New Zealand. Co-directed by Jemaine Clement of “Flight of the Conchords” fame, Shadows takes what could have been a one-joke, “Saturday Night Live” sketch and turns it into a very funny, and occasionally even touching, take on brotherhood and friendship.

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  19. 'Shadows': Vamp comedy with teethRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | USA Today

    Thanks to the absurd tone, fresh humor and unexpected flashes of sweetness, 'Shadows' is a surprisingly hilarious take on vampire lore by New Zealand writer/directors/actors Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi 'Shadows': Vamp comedy with teeth Thanks to the absurd tone, fresh humor and unexpected flashes of sweetness, 'Shadows' is a surprisingly hilarious take on vampire lore by New Zealand writer/directors/actors Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Gt0Okk Taika Waititi plays Old World vampire Viago in a modern New Zealand setting in 'What We Do in the Shadows.'

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  20. Watch: Flight of the Conchords Hits SXSW in 45-Minute 2006 DocRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Firstshowing.net

    Before Jemaine Clement became the star of films like Gentleman Broncos and this year's Sundance selected People, Places & Things and director of What We Do in the Shadows , and before Bret McKenzie became an Oscar-winning songwriter and part of Middle-Earth for Peter Jackson , the duo became famous as the humorous folk duo Flight of the Conchords . And one year before they had their hit show on HBO, they were playing shows at SXSW , and while on their Texas trip, they shot a 45-minute documentary .

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