Tag: Australia

The Man Who Sued God (2001) 6.5

The Man Who Sued God (2001)

Sir Billy Connolly plays Steve Myers, a lawyer who became a fisherman from frustration. When his one piece of property, his boat, is struck by lightning and destroyed, he is denied insurance money because it was "an act ...

Beowulf & Grendel (2005) 5.8

Beowulf & Grendel (2005)

The blood-soaked tale of a Norse warrior's battle against the great and murderous troll, Grendel. Heads will roll. Out of allegiance to the King Hrothgar, the much respected Lord of the Danes, Beowulf leads a troop of wa...

Dingo (1991) 6.9

Dingo (1991)

Traces the pilgrimage of John Anderson, an average guy with a passion for jazz, from his home in outback Western Australia to the jazz clubs of Paris, to meet his idol, jazz trumpeter Billy Cross....

BoyTown (2006) 5.4

BoyTown (2006)

"Boytown" concerns a successful 80s boy band of the same name reforming their band in contemporary times in the hope that they can capture some of their former glory and that the fans will still be interested. Tommy, Cor...

Alice-Miranda Friends Forever (2019) (TV) -

Alice-Miranda Friends Forever (2019) (TV)

The Winchesterfield-Downsfordvale Girls Academy is a place of friendship and fun, but also of high drama, mystery and intrigue: there's teachers and students in urgent need of help; a girl determined to be Alice-Miranda ...

Bloody Hell (2020) 6.2

Bloody Hell (2020)

A man with a mysterious past flees the country to escape his own personal hell - only to arrive somewhere much, much worse....

Marco Polo Jr. (1972) 6.3
Lost Gully Road (2017) 3.6

Lost Gully Road (2017)

Lucy travels to an isolated house in the forest to wait for her sister. They have worked out a risky scheme for their future and all she needs to do is sit it out. However a sinister presence may have something different...

The Tender Hook (2008) 5.3

The Tender Hook (2008)

The story is about Iris' rise to the apex of a love/power triangle that includes her roguish English lover McHeath and Art, an earnest young boxer. Within the flawed moral landscape, each character struggles to establish...

The Adventures of Barry McKenzie (1972) 5.7

The Adventures of Barry McKenzie (1972)

Young Australian, Barry McKenzie, travels to England with his Aunt Edna after his father dies and a request is revealed in his will.::Anonymous...

Frauds (1993) 6

Frauds (1993)

Story of the ways in which insurance investigator Roland Copping interferes in and manipulates the lives of others with outrageous games and gimmicks. Eventually he becomes involved in an escalating vendetta with a coupl...

Chopper (2000) 7.2

Chopper (2000)

Chopper tells the intense story of Mark "Chopper" Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a murder sentence in prison. His book, From the Inside, upon which the film is based, was a best-sell...

A Few Best Men (2011) 5.7

A Few Best Men (2011)

After meeting and spending ten days together while on separate vacations in Tuvalu, twenty-somethings Londoner David Locking and Sydneysider Mia Ramme fall in love and decide to get married, the wedding to take place on ...

Road Games (1981) 6.6

Road Games (1981)

Pat Quid is driving a semi across Australia. On the way he encounters various other travellers and the occasional hitchhikers repeatedly as they're traveling the same road. A favorite pastime of Pat is to play games to p...

King of the Coral Sea (1954) 7.7

King of the Coral Sea (1954)

Ted King, aided by Jack Janiero, is in charge of a company owned by Peter Merriman, reputed playboy, which he inherited from his father. Merriman decides to have a look at the company which is getting shells and pearls f...

Hannah Gadsby: Nanette (2018) 8.3

Hannah Gadsby: Nanette (2018)

Australian comic Hannah Gadsby reshapes standard stand-up by pairing punchlines with personal revelations on gender, sexuality and childhood turmoil.::Chris Kirk...

The Flood (2020) 7.2

The Flood (2020)

When a woman's husband, daughter, land and innocence are ripped from her, she embarks on a brutal journey of retribution and revenge....

The Longevity Film (2019) 6.2

The Longevity Film (2019)

Kale Brock visits communities with improved life expectancies, low rates of disease and an extremely high quality of life well into the later years, for a deep dive into longevity culture and what it really takes to get ...

Breaker Morant (1980) 7.8

Breaker Morant (1980)

During the Boer War, three Australian lieutenants are on trial for shooting Boer prisoners. Though they acted under orders, they are being used as scapegoats by the General Staff, who hopes to distance themselves from th...

Undertow (2018) 6.6

Undertow (2018)

Struggling to accept the loss of her baby, Claire becomes suspicious of her husband's relationship with a feisty young woman, Angie.::GWL...

Death Defying Acts (2007) 5.8

Death Defying Acts (2007)

During Harry Houdini's (Guy Pearce's) tour of Britain in 1926, the master escapologist enters into a passionate affair with a Scottish psychic. The psychic and her daughter attempt to con Houdini during a highly publiciz...

The Punisher (1989) 5.7

The Punisher (1989)

Based on the Marvel Comic, Dolph Lundgren is Frank Castle an ex-cop who lives in the sewers and acts as judge, jury, and executioner to the city's criminals in retaliation for the unpunished murders of his wife and kids....

Strictly Ballroom (1992) 7.2

Strictly Ballroom (1992)

Scott Hastings is a champion caliber ballroom dancer, but much to the chagrin of the Australian ballroom dance community, Scott believes in dancing "his own steps". Fran is a beginning dancer and a bit of an ugly duckly ...

Thicker Than Water (2018) 6

Thicker Than Water (2018)

Orphaned, Ludmiller struggles to maintain the unity of her family, when her eldest brother D, a recovering drug addict, goes missing. Ludmiller's twin Susha and youngest brother Ivan are aware of the nature of his absenc...

FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992) 6.5

FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992)

The fairies live in a peaceful place in the forest called FernGully, which has been protected for many years by Magi Lune (Grace Zabriskie), a wise fairy with strong powers. Her granddaughter Crysta (Samantha Mathis) is ...

Hannah: And Other Misadventures (2020) 1.5

Hannah: And Other Misadventures (2020)

Simon, with the help of his two best friends, sets out to find 'The One'. What he finds instead is a series of absurd romantic misadventures....

Daughter (2016) 7.9

Daughter (2016)

Daughter explores the way women are viewed in society by following three opposing lead female characters on a Friday night out in St Kilda - Alethea, a soon-to-be-wed business woman; Jemma, a mother and veteran sex worke...

The Snowtown Murders (2011) 6.6

The Snowtown Murders (2011)

Sixteen-year-old Jamie lives with his mother, Elizabeth, and two younger brothers, Alex and Nicholas, in a housing trust home in Adelaide's northern suburbs. Their home is but one of many sun-starved houses crammed toget...

Thunderstruck (2004) 6.2

Thunderstruck (2004)

The time is 1991. The location is Sydney. The event is AC/DC's Razor Edge Tour. And in the thick of the mosh pit are five boys: Sonny, Ben, Lloyd, Sam and Ronnie, having a pearler of a time. When the concert concludes, t...

Wolf Creek (2005) 6.2

Wolf Creek (2005)

Three backpackers travel into the Australian Outback only to find themselves stranded at Wolf Creek crater. Once there, they are encountered by a bushman, Mick Taylor, who offers them a ride back to his place. Little do ...

In Corpore (2020) 8

In Corpore (2020)

A sensual, sex-positive exploration of contemporary relationships, shown through four anthological stories set in Melbourne, Berlin, Malta and New York. In Corpore delves deep into the gray areas of relationships, exposi...

Charlie’s Country (2013) 7.2

Charlie’s Country (2013)

Blackfella Charlie is out of sorts. The intervention is making life more difficult on his remote community, what with the proper policing of whitefella laws now. So Charlie takes off, to live the old way, but in so doing...

Happy Feet Two (2011) 5.9

Happy Feet Two (2011)

Mumble the penguin has a problem: his son Erik, who is reluctant to dance, encounters The Mighty Sven, a penguin who can fly! Things get worse for Mumble when the world is shaken by powerful forces, causing him to brings...

Frackman (2015) 7.8

Frackman (2015)

Frackman tells the story of accidental activist Dayne Pratzky and his struggle against international gas companies. Australia will soon become the world's biggest gas exporter as more than 30,000 'fracked' wells are sunk...

Happy Feet (2006) 6.4

Happy Feet (2006)

This is the story of a little penguin named Mumble who has a terrible singing voice and later discovers he has no Heartsong. However, Mumble has an astute talent for something that none of the penguins had ever seen befo...

Paper Planes (2014) 6.2

Paper Planes (2014)

After an unexpected introduction to the world of competitive paper-plane throwing, the timid twelve-year-old, Dylan Weber, finally makes it to the Aussie Junior Championships in Sydney. However, with a resigned father li...

Stressed to Kill (2016) 5.6

Stressed to Kill (2016)

After suffering a violent heart attack, Bill is advised by his doctor to lower his blood pressure by eliminating the stresses from his life. Taking his doctor's advice literally, Bill starts killing everyday people who i...

Dead End Drive-In (1986) 6

Dead End Drive-In (1986)

In the near future, drive-in theatres are turned into concentration camps for the undesirable and unemployed. The prisoners don't really care to escape because they are fed and they have a place to live which is, in most...

Anima (2013) 7.6

Anima (2013)

Since a deadly car accident Roman and Anastasia have lived in seclusion, their only connection the Internet; their one addiction, technology. Psychologically and physically, it's killing him, and Anastasia's beginning to...

Dope (2004) 4.8

Dope (2004)

In the sinful city streets life can be tough on the human heart, and in Laura's world now frequented by junkies, dealers, thugs and cops, she knows, just like the rest of them that losing your head can leave you for dead...