Category Archive: Australia/New Zealand

THE BABADOOK [2014]

Directed and Written by Jennifer Kent Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Daniel Henshall, Tim Purcell Aaaaaand finally, please put your hands together to give a big welcome to yet another Australian, high quality movie… Continue reading

SON OF A GUN [2014]

Directed by Julius Avery, Written by Julius Avery. Additional contributions: John Collee (additional material) Starring: Ewan McGregor and Brendan Thwaites “A game of chess… Is like a sword-fight. You must think first… Before… Continue reading

THE INFINITE MAN [2014]

Directed by Hugh Sullivan, Written by Hugh Sullivan Now this here is one a trip of a movie. Made locally in my home state of South Australia, it does a fantastic job of… Continue reading

THE LITTLE DEATH [2014]

Directed by Josh Lawson, Written by Josh Lawson Starring: Bojana Novakovic, Damon Herriman, Josh Lawson Now this one is certainly not for the conservative-minded, nor is this for the prudish viewer. At all.… Continue reading

FELONY [2014]

Directed by Matthew Saville, Screenplay written by Joel Edgerton Starring: Joel Edgerton, Jai Courtney, Tom Wilkinson After a slew of successful (if not to my taste) Australian TV shows (most notably The Secret… Continue reading

THE ROVER [2014]

Directed by: David Michod Written by: David Michod, Joel Edgerton Starring: Guy Pearce, Robert Pattinson A man has lost everything; one begins to wonder why he bothers to keep himself alive in this… Continue reading

What We Do In The Shadows [2014]

Directed By Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi I wasn’t sure about this one, I cannot remember anything about Flight of the Concords (sp?) and comedy is a sticky thing for me. I find that… Continue reading

These Final Hours [2013]

Directed by Zak Hilditch The world is coming to an end; a meteoroid strike has caused a chain reaction that is gradually engulfing the entire planet. When we start, a radio announcer informs… Continue reading