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Pricing Considerations and Approaches for Australian Cinemas. Movie Tickets: Rip-off or Reasonable?

The cost of a movie ticket could set you back from anywhere between $8-$40. The price may vary due to many different factors, such as, which cinema you choose, what day you see the movie, use of vouchers or other discounts and which format you choose to see the movie in (IMAX, 3D or Gold Class). 733 more words

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'New-Wave Horror' Part 1/3 : The Babadook 2014

Just when I thought that modern horror cinema had been reduced to recycled clichés, cheap edge-of-your-seat thrills and tired sequels, my recent (although admittedly late-to-the-party) discovery of ‘The Babadook’ , ‘It Follows’ and now ‘The Witch’ have changed my mind at last, and convinced me of what critics have conceived as a ‘new-wave’ of horror. 444 more words

Film Review

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The Babadook (2014)

*****Contains spoilers*****

I had read some very good reviews of this film, and it had received much critical acclaim, including praise when it was shown at the Sundance Film Festival. 807 more words


Griff the Invisible, 2011

Griff the Invisible, directed by Leon Ford, centres on the titular Griff, an awkward office worker who plays superhero by night; his goal is to make an invisibility suit. 402 more words

Feature Post

February 2016 Roundup

Well, another month of 2016 is gone (eep!) and that means it’s time for another roundup!

Bits and bobs or things that made me happy: 1,302 more words

52 Films By Women

Spear Ought To Be a Must See in This Age of Diversity

Stephen Page’s Spear is the most extraordinary of dance musicals. Something completely and utterly new in Australian cinema. A work of such unique flavour that it’s hardly surprising to see it released on just a few screens nationwide. 608 more words


Give them back their heroes: Mad Max as a study of the Dark Side of Man

Now with last years release of Mad Max: Fury Road (Miller, 2015) the fourth entry in George Miller’s post-apocalyptic Mad Max franchise I decided to watch all the original films (yet to see… 1,398 more words

Cult Cinema