TVNZ Highlights: 23 - 29 December
Wishing you a very Merry Christmas from TVNZ.
Hunt for the Wilderpeople - The lovable local blockbuster hit is coming to TVNZ this Christmas!
Santa Claus: The Movie - The classic tale of a toymaker who discovers a magical kingdom and becomes Santa.
Four Holidays - The classic Christmas conundrum. One couple, four families, and only 24 hours to see them all.
Adam Sandler's Eight Crazy Nights - The original, animated musical comedy, about a man who rediscovers the Christmas spirit.
The Lady in the Van - The heartwarming story of an unlikely friendship between a playwright and a homeless woman.
The Notebook - The classic heartbreaker that proves loves conquers all.
Plus heaps more right here!
Victoria Christmas Special
Tuesday 26 December, 7pm on TVNZ 1
Join Victoria, Albert and the kids for a feature-length, royal festive celebration.
Set in 1846, Victoria is uncharacterstically melancholy, as she prepares for her first Christmas without her beloved Baroness Lehzen.
Albert, on the other hand, is gripped by obsession, transforming the palace into a magical wonderland.
Tuesday 26 December, 8.30pm on DUKE
The tears, the triumphs, the Tweets. It's a year in review like you've never seen it before.
Join quizmaster Jeremy Wells, and he puts teams through the ringer - covering everything from entertainment, sports, politics and media.
Starring Madeleine Sami, Melanie Bracewell, Leigh Hart, Jason Hoyte, Matt Heath and Daniel Faitaua - Quizmas will have more mad moments than you can count.
Call the Midwife Christmas Special
Wednesday 27 December, 8pm on TVNZ 1
As Poplar faces its coldest winter in 300 years, the midwives strive to provide the best possible care.
The world is changing, and they see the old East End vanishing around them.
Slums make way for bold new tower blocks, and the first West Indian midwife joins the team.
The Toy Box
Starts Saturday 23 December, 8.30pm on TVNZ 1
In this charming new series, toy inventors pitch their unique toy ideas to a group of investors.
Then they move onto the next phase, where they must pitch their ideas to an even scarier bunch of critics: kids!
One toy is eventually crowned the winner, then that toy is produced and sold in stores.
Narrated by Modern Famiily's Eric Stonestreet.
Click here for a full list of Christmas movies and specials on TVNZ.