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The Jungle Book (1994)

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Jurassic Park: Grant's Water Bottle

Grant fills up a water bottle with the rain, right before the T-Rex attacks: 53 more words


"Hunt for the Wilderpeople"



Quirky films must be well executed in order to work, and luckily the rabidly original “Hunt for the Wilderpeople,” based on Barry Crump’s book “Wild Pork and Watercress,” meets the challenge. 363 more words

2016 Film Reviews

Dead Calm (1989)

Director: Phillip Noyce

Writer: Terry Hayes (Screenplay) Charles Williams (Novel)

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill, Billy Zane, Rod Mullinar, Joshua Tilden


Plot: After a tragedy, John Ingram and his wife Rae spend some time isolated at sea when they come along a stranger who has abandoned a sinking ship. 572 more words


Sam Neill slams Sydney lockout laws

It was such a vibrant and exciting place then.

Jurassic Park star Sam Neill spoke out against the controversial lockout laws, claiming they are sucking out the life in Sydney. 

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'Hunt for the Wilderpeople' offers amusing twist on classic story

Boy meets old man. Boy seems like a bad kid, but really he’s just misunderstood and craving attention.

Enter old man. Old man is crotchety, quiet and angry. 480 more words

Hunt For The Wilderpeople


Yet another film that’s been on my radar, but never made the time to see in it’s opening run. How does that happen? Laziness most likely, but I’ll never admit that to myself. 1,393 more words