Disturbing, funny and confronting.
This portrait of a maniacal hitman is both repellant and dizzyingly fascinating. We first meet Mark Read in prison, establishing his autonomy in Pentridge's H Division in a violent and completely unrepentant manner. It's easy to see that even...
Tense surf saga loses footing near finale.
It takes about 40 minutes – and that’s approximately half its running time – to get a grip on exactly the kind of film Caught Inside actually is. That is, it’s a thriller, a sort of Dead Calm crossed with Donkey Punch sans the blood, sex and gob...
Given its budgetary limitations, the film is visually quite impressive and the cast add to the interest.
The world of the surfers who haunt Bondi Beach and its environs - and the women in their lives - is evocatively brought to the screen in Lee Rogers` gutsy first feature, Dust Off The Wings, which was shot on video and transferred to film. There`s...
It\'s rather effective, surprisingly romantic at times, very atmospheric, with great use of music and lots of youthful energy.
The film is constructed to look like a self-produced magazine, so that scenes are shot on different kinds of stock, and on video, and it all has a deliberate pasted-together look. It`s rather effective, surprisingly romantic at times, very...
The Well was Australia`s sole feature in official competition at Cannes this year... Hester - Pamela Rabe - crippled and lonely, lives on an isolated farm with her cranky old father. Katherine - Miranda Otto - a sulky young woman with a somewhat...