Movies

Sat 12 Jan 2019

Classic Aussie story of Storm Boy takes flight again

Classic Aussie story of Storm Boy takes flight again

Director Shawn Seet remains true to the spirit of movie that introduced him to Aussie filmmaking.

Fri 11 Jan 2019

MOVIE REVIEW: Exactly what we need right now

MOVIE REVIEW: Exactly what we need right now

There is nothing more uplifting than five very, very good doggos. This movie will make you cry more than any other film this year — in a good way.

Wed 9 Jan 2019

MOVIE REVIEW: Instant family, instantly familiar...

MOVIE REVIEW: Instant family, instantly familiar...

There’s an appealing, lived-in quality to this accessible family comedy, which stars Rose Byrne and Mark Wahlberg as two woefully ill-prepared foster parents.

Margot Robbie’s surprising new role

Margot Robbie’s surprising new role

The Aussie actress is set to play an iconic character in a new live-screen adaptation after two high-profile stars dropped out.

Mon 7 Jan 2019

Bohemian Rhapsody didn’t deserve to win

Bohemian Rhapsody didn’t deserve to win

It just took out the biggest prize at the Golden Globes but we need to acknowledge that Bohemian Rhapsody is not a good movie.

Sun 6 Jan 2019

Grisly ways Disney Princesses’ mums died

Grisly ways Disney Princesses’ mums died

Little is known about the mothers of the Disney Princesses we love. Well, now I know all about them, and it’s going to get dark and troubling.

Glitz, glamour, Golden Globes: Awards season starts tomorrow

Glitz, glamour, Golden Globes: Awards season starts tomorrow

THE first major event on Hollywood's awards calendar is here and there are several Aussies in the running.

Fri 4 Jan 2019

Depp’s axing from Pirates saves millions

Depp’s axing from Pirates saves millions

The star was given the chop by Disney after a slew of bad press in a move that’s tipped to revive the franchise — and save the studio millions of dollars.

Thu 3 Jan 2019

Surprise star who topped box office in 2018

Surprise star who topped box office in 2018

In just one tweet the Black Panther star revealed the brutal irony behind her being named 2018’s highest box office earner.

Birdbox challenge sparks Netflix warning

Birdbox challenge sparks Netflix warning

NETFLIX'S latest grim flick Bird Box has led to the streaming platform issuing a warning against fans attempting a movie inspired, dangerous game at home.

MOVIE REVIEW: Emotions soar in final animated film

MOVIE REVIEW: Emotions soar in final animated film

THE Hidden World delivers a touching ending to Dreamworks' popular How To Train Your Dragon trilogy.

What's on the big screen this week

What's on the big screen this week

THE How To Train Your Dragon trilogy reaches its epic finale and Emily Blunt sings up a storm in Mary Poppins Returns.

Mon 31 Dec 2018

Is the Mary Poppins sequel worth seeing?

Is the Mary Poppins sequel worth seeing?

IT TOOK 54 years and the death of its author to finally have a follow-up to this classic film. But can it live up to its beloved predecessor?

Bombs away: Seven worst movies of 2018

Bombs away: Seven worst movies of 2018

THERE were some absolute stinkers released this year and critics had a field day tearing them to shreds. Here are the films they hated the most.

Entertainment in 2018: #Movements shake it up

Entertainment in 2018: #Movements shake it up

A roller-coaster year in show business shocks with tears of joy and sadness.

Sun 30 Dec 2018

The Hidden World a lesson in how to end a trilogy

The Hidden World a lesson in how to end a trilogy

Director breathes integrity and purpose into franchise conclusion.

Sat 29 Dec 2018

‘Beyond unfunny’: Ferrell’s film savaged

‘Beyond unfunny’: Ferrell’s film savaged

Will Ferrell’s new movie came out too late to be included in most critics’ “worst films of the year” lists. Otherwise, it would have been at the top.

Fri 28 Dec 2018

MOVIE REVIEW: A practically perfect sequel

MOVIE REVIEW: A practically perfect sequel

Mary Poppins' return to Cherry Tree Lane will charm you with its mix of old and new.

Thu 27 Dec 2018

Get Out director Jordan Peele’s terrifying new movie

Get Out director Jordan Peele’s terrifying new movie

Jordan Peele’s much-anticipated horror film, Us, explores how we are our own worst enemies, with a family stalked by monsters who are just like them.

Mon 24 Dec 2018

Scaling the depths: The woman behind Aquaman looks

Scaling the depths: The woman behind Aquaman looks

How do you make people look like they're underwater when they're not? That was Kym Barrett's challenge on the set of Aquaman.

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