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The Beast Of XMoor - Review

Luke Hyams’ (no relation to Peter HyamsThe Beast of XMoor (X Moor) at first glance reminded me of Daniel Nettheim’s far superior… 263 more words


The Hunter (2011)

Director: Daniel Nettheim

Writer: Alice Addison (Screenplay) Julia Leigh (Novel)

Starring: Willem Dafoe, Frances O’Connor, Sam Neill, Morgana Davies, Finn Woodlock, Jacek Koman… 784 more words


In search of the thylacine: The Hunter (Daniel Nettheim, 2011)

The Hunter may have a famous Hollywood name in leading man Willem Dafoe, but it’s steeped in Australian history and contemporary Australian issues – specifically, Tasmanian. 536 more words

Genre: Drama

The Hunter (2011)

Australia 2011

Director: Daniel Nettheim

102 minutes

The landscape of the Australian outback has contributed to many cinematic gems, such as Walkabout, Wake in Fright… 581 more words


It’s not every day that you see a movie made in Tasmania.  And movies about hunting, any form of hunting, simply aren’t made any more.  Also no one makes anything about the thylacine or Tasmanian Tiger – documentary or fiction.  896 more words

Theatrical Film Reviews

The Friday Film: The Hunter

Martin David is a mercenary sent undercover to Tasmania. His employers, Red Leaf, are a private military biotech firm who are seeking one of the last Thylacines, or Tasmanian tigers. 985 more words

Friday Films

One More Scene: A Brief Meditation While Watching The Hunter

The most devastating moments in my life have been when I realize that the world I believe to be real, the world I want to be real, is only an product of my imagination. 350 more words

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