Australian Film

Aussie! Aussie! Aussie! Here we have collected all things ocker, be they movies or television. You'll find Nicole Kidman rubbing shoulders with Norman Gunston, and Judy Davis with Yahoo Serious. There's Crocodile Dundee, Barry McKenzie, Mad Max, and Kath and Kim. Drama, comedy, romance and thrillers, if it's got Bryan Brown or Jack Thompson in it, chances are this is where you'll find it! Right: Dame Edna Everidge.

Crocodile Dundee (1986)

Director: Peter Faiman
Starring: Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, John Meillon

Paul Hogan is the laid-back Aussie adventurer who shows a pretty American reporter (Linda Kozlowski) around the bush country, then accompanies her to... Read more

Looking For Alibrandi (1999)

Director: Kate Woods
Starring: Greta Scacchi, Anthony LaPaglia, Pia Miranda, Elena Cotta, Kerry Walker

This smart, funny and perceptive number deals with a girl's struggle with her Sicilian background living in Australia. She also struggles with what bo... Read more

Better Than Sex (2000)

Director: Jonathan Teplitzky
Starring: David Wenham, Susie Porter, Kris McQuade, Simon Bossell, Catherine McClements

Josh (David Wenham) and Cin (Susie Porter) meet at a party. She's a dressmaker, he's a photographer for National Geographic. In no time at all they ar... Read more

Red Dog (2011)

Director: Kriv Stenders
Starring: Noah Taylor, Josh Lucas, Keisha Castle-Hughes, Rachael Taylor

Based on the legendary true story of the charismatic kelpie who united a disparate local mining community in the 1970s and 80s, while roaming the Aust... Read more

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)

Director: Stephan Elliott
Starring: Terence Stamp, Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce

The outrageous tale of three drag queens who hit the road in a pink bus called Priscilla and head to Alice Springs to perform a cabaret show. Terence... Read more

Tracks (2013)

Director: John Curran
Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Adam Driver

Mia Wasikowska stars as writer Robyn Davidson in this dramatic account of Davidson's arduous 2000-mile trek across the Australian desert. With only fo... Read more

The Hard Word (2002)

Director: Scott Roberts
Starring: Guy Pearce, Rachel Griffiths, Joel Edgerton

Three fraternal bank robbers languishing in jail, discover a profitable (if not dodgy) way to spend their time. Crime can most certainly pay, if you "... Read more

Van Diemen's Land (2009)

Director: Jonathan auf der Heide
Starring: Oscar Redding, Arthur Angel, Paul Ashcroft

The true story of Australia's most notorious convict, Alexander Pearce and his escape into the beautiful but brutal Tasmanian wilderness. 1822: Van Di... Read more

Love Serenade (1996)

Director: Shirley Barrett
Starring: Miranda Otto, Rebecca Frith, George Shetsov

The tale of two sisters in a small back-of-beyond Australian town and their relationship with a seedy disc jockey, whose career is on the slide, when... Read more

Somersault (2004)

Director: Cate Shortland
Starring: Abbie Cornish, Sam Worthington, Lynette Curran, Erik Thomson

Heidi (Abbie Cornish), starved of true affection, looks to short-lived sexual encounters for the physical and emotional contact she craves. After a co... Read more