Serenity is a glossy, hip Wagon Train in Space. It’s not the kind of science fiction I usually find interesting, but Whedon has added a thought provoking subtext. Even if you haven’t seen the original television series, Firefly, the story is easy to follow, and the small screen cast retains its chemistry as a dysfunctional family of rebels. But the performance of Dirty Pretty Thing’s Chewitel Ejiofor – as the deadly Operative - stands above the rest. Watch out George Lucas – here’s the next generation of interstellar heroes.
21 Jul 2021 - 11:00pm
We asked Melbourne International Film Festival programmers Kate Fitzpatrick and Kate Jinx to curate this collection of former MIFF highlights and pair them with new...
7 Jul 2021 - 2:27pm
SBS On Demand Head of Editorial Fiona Williams offers her pick of the broad range of movies coming to SBS World Movies and at SBS On Demand this month.
13 Jul 2021 - 11:22am
Celebrate Bastille Day on 14 July with the French Connections Film Collection at SBS On Demand.
17 Jun 2021 - 3:10pm
Their astounding adaptation of Patricia Grace’s much-loved novel about powerful Māori women finding their way in the world is a must-see.
5 Aug 2021 - 9:21am
Movies and food are two of the things we do best at SBS, and you can now enjoy the best of both worlds in this new column as we match delicious recipes with soul...