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Beneath Hill 60

1916. Queensland miner, Oliver Woodward (Brendan Cowell), undertrained and never having faced hostile fire before, finds himself on the Western Front leading a secret team of Australian tunnellers fighting to defend a leaking, labyrinthine tunnel system packed with high explosives. If Woodward and his men can hold out, the massive mines will produce the biggest explosion the world has ever known and could change the course of the war. But the Germans have discovered the Australians' underground activity and as zero hour approaches, the whole allied strategy could be in jeopardy... Based on an extraordinary true story, this exceptional Australian war drama is one of the finest WWI films yet produced.

Year: 2010
Genre: War and Anti-War Films, Australian Film, True Stories
Country: Australia
Director: Jeremy Sims
Starring: Anthony Hayes, Bob Franklin, Chris Haywood, Jacqueline McKenzie, Gyton Grantley, Bella Heathcote, Kenneth Spiteri, Steve Le Marquand, Brendan Cowell, Harrison Gilbertson, Gerald Lepkowski
Duration: 117 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains violence and offensive language.
7.1/10
Location in store: Australian Film

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