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motherless brooklyn (2019)  the movie review

Motherless Brooklyn (2019) The Movie Review

This neo-noir crime thriller based on the 1999 novel of the same name by Jonathan Lethem, is set in the 1950s. Written, directed, produced and starring Edward Norton (Fight Club, The Illusionist) draws its...
wild butterfly film review: claire murray’s story gives a human face to trauma, drug use and blame culture

Wild Butterfly film review: Claire Murray’s story gives a human face to trauma, drug...

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Wild Butterfly/FanForce Who deserves our compassion and medical care? Does a person who has used drugs deserve a liver transplant … and then a second? What if she’s 24 years old and a mother of...
jojo rabbit  (the movie review)  2020

Jojo Rabbit Movie review 2019

I initially resisted seeing this movie mainly because of my unfounded preconceived idea that it was nothing more than a silly comedy about World War Two in Nazi Germany. Wrong!! This Best Adapted Screenplay winner at...
melbourne women in film festival 2020

Melbourne Women in Film Festival 2020

We recently attended the launch of the fourth MWFF Melbourne Women Film Festival at the Melbourne Capital Theatre. This year’s festival is entitled Stories In Colour and the featured film for the opening night was...
parasite’s win is the perfect excuse to get stuck into genre-bending and exciting korean cinema

Parasite’s win is the perfect excuse to get stuck into genre-bending and exciting Korean...

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Image: CJ Entertainment Parasite, the South Korean film directed by Bong Joon-ho, received four Oscars at this year’s Academy Awards: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay and Best International Feature Film. It was an historic moment....
emma – the movie (2020)

EMMA – The Movie (2020)

This recent adaptation of Jane Austen’s 1815 novel is certainly not what I expected.  Having never read the book, I always (mistakenly) considered this to be a tale tailored for young girls. I was...
shorts film festival for bushfire relief announced at capitol theatre

Shorts film festival for bushfire relief announced at Capitol Theatre

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Taking over Melbourne's Capitol Theatre for a one-day-only short film festival, Shorts Relief: Flicks for the Fires is the independent film industry sector's response to Australia's current bushfire crisis. The event will consist of short film and...
parasites – the movie  (2019 – korean language with english subtitles)

Parasite – The Movie (2019 – Korean language with English subtitles)

“With No plan – Nothing can go wrong”. To call this film different or even original would be an absolute understatement. Traditionally foreign language films are delegated to a short run art-house release or hidden amongst...
1917 – the movie

1917 – The Movie

War is not only Hell it is where it is waged as well Before I begin I have to say that being a front line soldier in 1917 is an experience I'm grateful I didn't...
true history of the kelly gang review: an unheroic portrait of a violent, unhinged, colonial punk

True History of the Kelly Gang review: an unheroic portrait of a violent, unhinged,...

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This screen version of Ned Kelly does not die a hero. Stan Justin Kurzel’s latest film, True History of the Kelly Gang, marks the tenth screen version of the 1878-1880 Ned Kelly outbreak. It began in 1906...