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Tony-Benn:-Will-And-Testament

Tony Benn: Will And Testament

Will And Testament is a documentary on Tony Benn’s life told in his own words from his first dabbles into politics right up to his later struggles on anti-war and the Gaza conflict. Read more...


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Killer-Klowns-From-Outer-Space

Killer Klowns From Outer Space

Who needs SciFi movies like Day Of The Triffids or Invasion Of The Body Snatchers when you can marvel at the quirky and out-of-this-world B-movie antics that Read more...

The-Quiller-Memorandum

The Quiller Memorandum

The mid-60’s were indeed the time for the ‘spy’ thriller, and ‘66 gave us The Quiller Memorandum, based on Adam Hall’s (nom de plum of Elleston The Flight Of The Phoenix Read more...

House-Of-Darkness

House Of Darkness

A pebble from the late forties, hardly even that – this one takes some time to take off. When it does, however, it doesn’t go very far. The script was penned by John Gilling Read more...


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The-Two-Faces-Of-January

The Two Faces Of January

The Two Faces Of January could well be called ‘The Two Faces Of Chester McFarland’. Coolishly played by Viggo Mortensen, the charismatic McFarland seems to have it all Read more...

Kurosawa-Samurai-Collection

Kurosawa Samurai Collection

Kurosawa fans rejoice! This amazing Blu-ray edition box set contains five of the very best from the master director of Japanese cinema, plus a whole host of exciting Special Features! Read more...

The-Monster-Club

The Monster Club

The Monster Cub from 1980, considered by many to be a cult film, is quite frankly nonsense albeit very entertaining nonsense! The film is a comical homage to the classic Amicus Portmanteau Read more...

The-Ipcress-File

The Ipcress File

For a film made in 1965, The Ipcress File has aged well. Based on the first of Len Deighton’s best-selling novels of the time, all featuring his anti-hero Harry Palmer, these books as well as the film Read more...

Mr.-Morgans-Last-Love

Mr. Morgan's Last Love

If you fancy a truly UPLIFTING romantic movie in which two age-gaped individuals are attracted to one another, I dare you to watch the 70’s black comedy Harold & Maude - if only for its sheer audacity and quirkiness. Read more...

In-Order-of-Disappearance

In Order of Disappearance

Like Taken mixed with Fargo and sprinkled with the set designer for David Lynch.... It snows thick and heavy in Norway and as often as possible snow plough operator and citizen of the year Nils Read more...

The-Inbetweeners-2

The Inbetweeners 2

The Inbetweeners 2 once again revolves around fictional teenagers Will, Simon, Jay and Neil reuniting on holiday in Australia during their Easter Holidays... Read more...

Das-Cabinet-des-Dr.-Caligari

Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari

Arguably one of the most influential horror films from the German Expressionist movement and the silent movie era per se, Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari (1920) inspired countless other movies Read more...

Into-the-Storm

Into the Storm

The Al Gorian philosophy is not too heavy-handed in ‘Into the Storm’, after all the film’s audience has come to gawk at apocalyptic destruction rather than hear a sermon on the ethical implications of industrialisation on global ecology.. Read more...

Million-Dollar-Arm

Million Dollar Arm

This film has all the charm of its lead actor John Hamm. So it has charm and lots of it. Sometimes it has so much charm you feel it is unfair on other less charming movies but such is life. Read more...

Faust---A-German-Folk-Tale

Faust - A German Folk Tale

The classic German tale of Faust, a man who sells his soul to Mephisto, servant to the devil, in exchange for greater knowledge and power, has inspired countless plays Read more...

Show-Boat

Show Boat

The 2014 season of Show Boat at the elegant State Theatre in Melbourne features an array of wonderful hits including, “Cotton Blossom”, “Life Upon the Wicked Stage” and “Can’t help Lovin” Dat Man”. Loved by many, Show Boat has Read more...

Dulcima

Dulcima

Even the cocks are crowing for Dulcima! This moving little film from 1971, made in glorious Technicolor, received favourable reviews at the time. It even won the coveted Golden Bear award at the Berlin Film Festival 71. Read more...

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Girls-Will-Be-Boys

Girls Will Be Boys

A surprisingly spirited effort from 1934, directed with verve, in which gamine German star Dolly Haas indulges in a bit of gender bender fun. Despite the film’s age, it has worn well! Read more...

Bound

Bound

This steamy and clever little thriller, made by The Matrix’ Wachowski Brothers back in 1996, puts a twist on the classic film noir in so far as the anti-heroes are not only female (one more femme, the other more fatal), but are no holds barred lesbians. Read more...

Venus-In-Fur

Venus In Fur

This witty, battle of the sexes two hander, directed by Roman Polanski and based on the Tony® award-winning play by David Ives, is a complex examination and dissection of male and female domination and submission. Read more...

Welcome-To-New-York

Welcome To New York

Welcome to New York is the controversial new film based loosely on the scandal involving Dominic Strauss-Khan, former head of the International Monetary Fund Read more...

Eternal-Journey:-New-Atlantis

Eternal Journey: New Atlantis

AS we grow up, there is never a story more memorable than that of the lost city of Atlantis. Researchers across the globe have long been determined Read more...

The-Man-Who-Wouldnt-Talk

The Man Who Wouldn't Talk

Now what can we say about this little ‘gem’? Unfortunately not a great deal. Yet another vehicle for the great Dame Anna Neagle created by – yes you guessed it –her director husband Herbert Wilcox. Read more...

Hands-Of-The-Ripper

Hands Of The Ripper

One could not help to think if you were a Hammer Horror fan back in 1971, what Hammer were doing here. With a cast comprised of mainly classical thespians Read more...

The-Man-Who-Loved-Redheads

The Man Who Loved Redheads

Based on one time top playwright Terence Rattigan’s lesser known plays, ‘Who Is Sylvia'’, this early 50’s effort is not exactly in the class of, say, ‘The Browning Version’. Read more...

Rapture

Rapture

The rugged coastline of Brittany sets the mood for this underrated little gem from 1965, starring American actors Melvyn Douglas and Dean Stockwell, French actress Read more...

Victim

Victim

When this BAFTA-awarded film was released in 1961, it touched on a controversial topic that had never been challenged quite so openly before. Full plaudits, in more ways than one Read more...

NOW-The-Movie

NOW The Movie

In 2011 one of the hottest tickets in the West End was the Sam Mendes - Kevin Spacey production of Richard III at the Old Vic. This was a project to bring together American and British actors in a touring version of Richard III. Read more...

Mother-and-Son

Mother and Son

The long awaited premiere of Mother and Son at The Comedy Theatre in Melbourne was well worth the wait. It’s difficult to believe it's been 30 years since Read more...

Alexander-Haney-Interview

Alexander Haney Interview

At 18, Alexander Haney possesses an impressive body of work. The young filmmaker's latest project is an anti-bullying film entitled “Charity”, produced in association with The Stop Bullying Foundation Read more...



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