1 hours 45 minutes | Rated RP13 (Violence & offensive language). DIRECTOR: Kiel McNaughton (debut) Even though we try to get things right first time around, some information may not always be on the money. Excellent acting from new and familiar faces alike is a key strength of the film, and the talents of Director Kiel McNaughton (his feature debut) and writer John Argall elevate what could have been, in lesser hands, a familiar and standard story into something both entirely compelling and heart-warming. International Narrative Features; New Zealand; Action, Comedy, International, Pacific Islander; English, Tongan; Subtitled; 2020; 103 mins; tweet share.

The Legend of Baron To’a is a smart, funny and endearing film that will surely make its way into any end of year list considering the best New Zealand film of the year. Baron To'a cast a big shadow, his passing left a void in both his family and his community that still hasn't quite been filled. His son, Fritz has grown up to be a smart, put together guy, one driven by pragmatism and the goal of success. ‘The Legend of Baron To’a’ tells the story of Fritz, a Tongan entrepreneur who returns to his old neighbourhood and inadvertently causes the theft of his late father’s valued pro wrestling title belt by some ruthless gangsters led by ‘man-mountain’ Tahu.

So when Fritz returns to the neighborhood that he grew up in, with a no-nonsense, straight to business attitude, he makes a poor impression on the neighbours. STARRING: Uli Latukefu, nathaniel lees, john tui, and Jay Laga'aia. By purchasing this item, you are transacting with Google Payments and agreeing to the Google Payments. Eligible if purchased with select payment methods. is a real must see and will one day be considered one of New Zealand's greatest films. themoviearmy.com nor any other third party accepts liability for any inaccurate information.

A strange but enjoyable hybrid of martial arts movie and folksy comedy from first-time New Zealand director Kiel McNaughton. Please enter your email address and we will email you a new password. Copyright © Fandango. The directorial debut from Kiel McNaughton sees an all-star Pasifika and Maori cast, including Uli Latukefu (Alien: Covenant, Marco Polo), Nathaniel Lees (The Matrix Reloaded), Jay Laga'aia (Star Wars), John Tui (Battleship, Hobbs and Shaw), Shortland Street alumni Shavaughn Ruakere and Fasitua Amosa (Auckland Daze, Fresh Eggs) as well as rising stars Duane Evens Jr (The New Legends of Monkey, Shortland Street) and Lotima Pome'e aka General Fiyah. His aim of convincing his Uncle to sell the family home, the home of the Baron To’a and his title belt, to provide capital for Fritz’s business venture, is quickly frustrated. Get the freshest reviews, news, and more delivered right to your inbox!

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