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‘mother!’ Film Review

If nothing else, the most confounding film of the year. It’s not often anymore that a film gets reviewed as ...
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MoviePass and the Future of Cinema Attendance

Does anybody go to the movies anymore? Most movie journalists would have you believe they don’t – in fact, if ...
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Western Sydney will soon have a cage-free zoo

A portion of the Western Sydney Parklands is set to be transformed into a sprawling zoo after the NSW government accepted ...
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‘Wind River’ Film Review

Expands far beyond its remote location. I love a good police procedural movie. The escapism you get from the movies ...
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HBO dominates 2017 Emmy awards

HBO has once again swept the Creative Arts Emmy Awards with a total of 22 wins across two nights of ...
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What’s in a Number? The Insidious Influence of Rotten Tomatoes

Critics love to tell stories about the times filmmakers got back at them for their reviews. Beloved Australian critic and ...
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Our top picks for Melbourne Festival

The festival that describes itself as “part celebration, part exorcism, all party” is returning on October 4 and will be ...
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‘IT’ Film Review

Ever think clowns could get creepier? No? Neither did I. But then I watched IT. The film used up all ...
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Randwick Ritz revisits your favourites

The Ritz will be screening cult classics like Blade Runner, Scarface and Lord of the Rings. Randwick’s Ritz Cinema has ...
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Sydney Creeped Out By Red Balloons

Drains around Sydney were tied with red balloons this morning on September 4 to promote the new IT movie, leaving ...
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‘Ali’s Wedding’ Review

The romantic comedy continues to evolve with Ali’s Wedding. I think there must be something wrong with me. Osamah Sami’s ...
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MIFF 2017 Film Review: Australia Day

It hits hard and leaves bruises. Reviewing films at a festival, especially one as packed as the MIFF, you remember ...
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‘Human Traces’ – MIFF 2017

Though its characters lack motivation, Nic Gorman’s Human Traces is a finely executed and taught thriller. Nic Gorman’s first full ...
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‘The Dark Tower’ – Reviewing The Beginning Of The End

  “There are other worlds than these,” Jake Chambers, The Child. If you want me to explain the title of ...
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HBO leaks latest episode of Game of Thrones

The network is facing fresh security fears after their accidental leak on Wednesday. HBO’s monolithic fantasy Game of Thrones has ...
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Sydney’s Top 8 Places to Watch the Bledisloe Cup

All the best places to watch the game this Saturday. Australia and New Zealand are going head-to-head this weekend, and ...
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NYE Park Party Skips The Hectic Crowds

Sydney’s Victoria Park is set to host a New Year’s Eve dance party for the very first time this year, ...
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AACTA launches Festival of Australian Film

The Australian Academy has announced this year’s competing feature films alongside its launch of the Festival of Australian Film. A ...
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‘The Mole Song: Hong Kong Capriccio’ – MIFF 2017

Less thinking, more feeling. ‘Don’t think. Feel!!!’ advises the poster for Takashi Miike’s The Mole Song: Hong Kong Capiccio. It’s ...
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Ian Michael’s ‘HART’ gives voice to silenced Stolen Generations

Running as part of the massive lineup for this year’s Darwin Festival, HART is an original verbatim theatre piece co-written ...
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‘Axolotl Overkill’ – MIFF 2017

German tale of boundless youth doesn’t quite go far enough. First published as a novel titled Axolotl Roadkill when its author ...
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Netflix Snatches US Television Icon For Yet-To-Be-Named Show

The longest-serving host in US late night television, David Letterman, will be making a return to TV for a new ...
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‘Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts’ – MIFF 2017

American directors could learn a thing or two from Mouly Surya. On a desolate landscape in Indonesia where the sun ...
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Melbourne International Film Festival: Top 5 Australian Films

The 2017 Melbourne International Film Festival has arrived and, as usual, picking from the gargantuan list of films is an ...