The 92nd Academy Awards
were held on the 9th of February at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.
Big winner on the night was Parasite winning Best
Picture, the first movie not in English to take out the top award. The film also
won Best Director, Best International Film and Best Original Screenplay. Parasite releases on DVD and
Blu-ray this week!
Below are all the winners of the night including our very own Taika
Waititi winning Best Adapted Screenplay for Jojo
Let us know your thoughts about the awards in the comments!
Love is in the air! With Valentine's Day just around the
corner, we’ve got you sorted with the perfect Valentine's Day
gifts and experiences. Check out our top 10 ideas for a romantic
and memorable way to celebrate Valentine's Day!
Enjoy a romantic picnic
With gorgeous late summer evenings now upon us, why not embrace the warm and
cosy weather with a romantic outdoor picnic? A delightful yet inexpensive
option, simply pack all your favourite snacks and wine and head to a beautiful,
private spot for an intimate evening. Our Wine
Picnic Table is the perfect companion, with a polished wood
platform and space for a wine bottle as well as two wine glasses!
If you’re wanting something a little more intricate, check out our Classic
Wine and Cheese Basket – a sophisticated and practical basket
fully loaded with two wine glasses, premium corkscrew, cheese board,
Top tip: find the perfect picnic spot by simply
visiting your local council’s website for a list of locations – from
regional parks to botanic gardens and hidden beaches!
The nominations for the 92nd Academy Awards were announced earlier this
month. The awards ceremony will be held on the 10th of February at the Dolby
Theatre in Hollywood. It was announced that there would be no host for the show
this year but organisers have said there will “stars, performances and
Here is a list of all the nominees:
Ford v Ferrari
Upon a Time…in Hollywood
Actor in a Leading Role
Antonio Banderas – Pain and Glory
Leonardo DiCaprio – Once
Upon a Time…in Hollywood
Adam Driver – Marriage Story
Joaquin Phoenix – Joker
Jonathan Pryce – The Two Popes
This month we are celebrating everything Disney! We have heaps of new
releases and up to 40% off hundreds of Star Wars, Marvel, Disney, & Pixar
products in our Disney
PLUS purchase any Disney
Product (includes Disney, Star Wars, Marvel & Pixar) and be into
WIN 1 of 10 $50 Mighty Ape gift vouchers! And follow our
Mighty Ape Toys Facebook page HERE for
even more Disney Month giveaways!
Terms & Conditions:
- Mighty Ape voucher prizes are available to New Zealand customers only.
- An item purchased from a Disney brand (Disney, Marvel, Star Wars &
Pixar) will gain an individual entry into the prize pool to win 1 of 10 $50
Mighty Ape vouchers
- Winners are drawn at random
- The winners will be drawn early November and contacted via email.
- Each winner will be given 2 weeks to claim the prize and after such time
with no contact to Mighty Ape, Mighty Ape will redraw a new winner to claim the
EDIT: WINNER DRAWN! Congrats to Jeremy Boyd! Please check your emails
for a correspondence from us :)
The biopic film based on the life of musician Elton John, Rocketman, will be releasing on DVD, Blu-ray
and 4K Blu-ray on August 28. To celebrate, thanks to Universal
Pictures, we have an epic prize to giveaway to one lucky Mighty Ape
your copy of the film on any format from Mighty Ape and you will
automatically go in the draw for a chance to WIN 2× Sapphire tickets to
the Elton John: Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour in Auckland at Mt Smart
Check out the below for Ts & Cs. Good luck!
Mother's Day is approaching and to help with your gift giving this year, we
have put together a list of our top 10 Mother's Day picks. Not only that,
we're also giving you the chance to win the lot for your Mum. Simply comment
below and tell us which product you think your Mum (or mother figure) would like
the best and why to go into the draw to WIN ALL of our top
10 gifts for them. The total value of the prize pack is
Also subscribe to our newsletters
to score an additional entry into the draw. The lucky winner will be drawn and
contacted on Thursday, 09/05/19.
Winner: Ann Norman
Check out our 2019 Mother's Day Gift Guide for
more gift ideas!
Mother's Day is just around the corner! Thanks to Universal Pictures, we are
giving away an awesome Wild Poppies Gift
Pack worth $165 to one lucky customer. To be into win just order one of the
from now until 8th May and you will automatically go in the draw:
The Wild Poppies gift
pack includes the following all presented in a stylish Wild Poppies
- 1 x pretty, pink posy in a stylish container
- 1 x Ecoya Metro candle
- 1 x boxed strawberry Petal cupcakes
EDIT: Competition is now closed and prizes have been drawn. All
winners have been contacted :)
The award winning animated film, Spider-Man:
Into the Spider-Verse, will be releasing on DVD, Blu-ray, 3D
Blu-ray and 4K on April 17.
The new animated film follows a Brooklyn teenager, Miles Morales, who is
bitten by a radioactive spider which transforms him into Spider-Man. Through
Wilson “Kingpin” Fisk's super collider, dimensions clash and Miles meets
Peter Parker as well as four others from across the Spider-Verse. Miles must use
his new skills to stop Fisk and help the others return home.
We are super excited about this film and have teamed up with Sony
Pictures to give you the chance to win some awesome prizes leading up to
the release! All you have to do is pre-order your copy of the film on
any format and you will automatically go in the draw, prizes are as
Valentine's Day is just around the corner and we know that choosing the
perfect gift can often be a daunting process. To help you pick a gift for your
loved one we have narrowed down 10 products as our picks for Top
Valentine's Gifts 2019.
Plus check out our full Valentine's Day
Grande Ari Perfume
Spoil your partner with a gorgeous new scent this Valentine's Day and what
better way than with the ever-popular Ari fragrance from Ariana Grande. It is
described as luscious and sexy, opening with sparkling fruity notes connected to
its ultra-feminine floral heart and the base of musk, woods and marshmallow