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Sean Taylor in My Zinc Bed

While rehearsing at the Ensemble Theatre for its current production of David Hare’s My Zinc Bed, Sean Taylor also managed to fit in a couple of day’s filming on… 1,075 more words


Last Cab to Darwin

Okay, I’m a bit late. I recall wishing I had the time to go see this on stage a few years ago, and in recent months I again thought it looked like an interesting film. 268 more words


Toronto International Film Festival: Last Cab To Darwin

Rex drives a cab and has never left Broken Hill in his life. When he discovers he doesn’t have long to live, he decides to drive across the heart of the country to Darwin, where he’s heard he will be able to die on his own terms; but along the way he discovers that before you can end your life you’ve got to live it, and to live it you’ve got to learn to share it…

Toronto International Film Festival

TIFF review: 'Last Cab to Darwin' ★★★★

If there’s one thing that Australia has in spades it’s miles and miles of open road. Be it tarmacked or dust and dirt, lifelong cab driver, Rex (Michael Caton), covers a fair amount of both driving from Broken Hill, NSW, through Oz’s barren Red Centre, to Darwin at the tip of the Northern Territory. 84 more words


Silver Linings Playbook Review


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  • So you many of you guys have been reading a lot of my posts for over a year now, and you know that I have my sarcastic remarks and my witty quips, but I’m not typically a self-centered person, I’m typically pretty humble.
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Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)

If you go into this movie expecting answers to your multitude of questions, you’ll only be disappointed and disillusioned by the lack of explanation provided here. 542 more words

[Video Review] Last Cab To Darwin (2015) by Bede Jermyn

Dir: Jeremy Sims

Starring: Michael Caton, Ningali Lawford, Mark Coles Smith, Emma Hamilton, John Howard, David Field, Jacki Weaver.

IMDb Synopsis: Rex is a loner, and when he’s told he doesn’t have long to live, he embarks on an epic drive through the Australian outback from Broken Hill to Darwin to die on his own terms; but his journey reveals to him that before you can end your life, you have to live it, and to live it, you’ve got to share it.

My rating:

– Bede Jermyn

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