Review

The Hedgehog (2009)

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Eleven-year-old Paloma Josse is a precocious child who lives with her family in a small block of upscale Paris apartments. Her politician father is too busy to notice her and her mother is too self-involved. Paloma values nothing from her privileged world. She views the lives of the rich families around her as shallow and […]

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Harry Brown (2009)

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Set in modern-day Britain, HARRY BROWN is one man’s journey through a chaotic world where teenage violence runs rampant. As a modest, law abiding citizen, Harry Brown lives alone in a flat. When his only friend is killed, Brown reaches his breaking point and decides to get revenge. He is a retired marine who had […]

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Accidents Happen (2009)

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ACCIDENTS HAPPEN is a new Australian film that arrives on our screens complete with an arty controversy in tow. Though a controversy can be a clever promotional tool, the scandal in question is of interest to the Oz film industry, only. The buzz has been from those who have complained about Screen Australia – the […]

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Bran Nue Dae (2009)

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It’s the summer of 1969 and young 16 year old Willie (Rocky McKenzie) lives in the idyllic old pearling port Broome, in the North of Western Australia. He fishes, hangs out with his mates, and occasionally, his girl Rosie (Jessica Mauboy). However his mother Theresa has great hopes for him and she sends him back […]

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Did You Hear About The Morgans? (2009)

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New York power-couple Meryl and Paul Morgan witness the contract murder of an arms dealer. The murderer sees them and the couple are placed in the Witness Protection Program. Unfortunately, they were in the process of considering a divorce after a trial separation. They are given new identities and flown to Wyoming where they are […]