Crimes of the Heart (1986)

Director: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Diane Keaton, Jessica Lange, Sissy Spacek, Sam Shepard, Tess Harper

Jessica Lange, Sissy Spacek and Diane Keaton star as flaky Southern sisters who are uneasily reunited when Spacek is arrested for shooting her politic... Read more

The Getting of Wisdom (1977)

Director: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Susannah Fowle, Barry Humphries, John Waters (II), Sheila Helpmann, Patricia Ken...

Based on the novel by Henry Handel Richardson (in fact a pseudonym for a 19th century female author), Bruce Beresford's coming of age drama perfectly... Read more

Breaker Morant (1980)

Director: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Bryan Brown, Edward Woodward, Jack Thompson, Lewis Fitz-Gerald

The film that brought world acclaim for Edward Woodward, tells the true story of Lieutenant Harry 'Breaker' Morant in the Boer War in South Africa, 19... Read more

The Fringe Dwellers (1986)

Director: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Kristina Nehm, Justine Saunders, Bob Maza

Ancient traditions clash with white civilisation as we are shown the trials and tribulations of a young, ambitious Aborigine woman named Trilby and he... Read more

Double Jeopardy (1999)

Director: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Ashley Judd, Annabeth Gish, Roma Maffia

Ashley Judd plays a Seattle wife and mother who is caught in a nightmare when she's convicted of killing her husband. Her dilemma worsens in prison wh... Read more

The Adventures of Barry McKenzie (1972)

Director: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Barry Crocker, Barry Humphries, Spike Milligan, Peter Cook

The clan from Australia gets into all kinds of trouble when they travel to England. From the cartoon strip by Barry Humphries and Nicholas Garland. Wi... Read more

Black Robe (1991)

Director: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Lothaire Bluteau, August Schellenberg

In the turbulent 17th century, Jesuit priest Father Laforgue travels to Quebec to convert the Indian tribes. Cultures clash, romances flourish and the... Read more

Mao's Last Dancer (2009)

Director: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Bruce Greenwood, Joan Chen, Kyle MacLachlan, Amanda Schull, Wang Shuangbao, Chi...

Based on the extraordinary true story and best-selling autobiography of Li Cunxin, who, amidst the chaos of Mao's Cultural Revolution, was chosen at a... Read more

Tender Mercies (1983)

Director: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Robert Duvall, Tess Harper, Allan Hubbard

Robert Duvall gives yet another Academy Award winning performance as Mac Sledge, a self-destructive alcoholic and country singer who finds redemption... Read more

Paradise Road (1997)

Director: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Glenn Close, Pauline Collins, Cate Blanchett

Based on actual incidents which occurred in a Japanese POW camp during W.W.II, this is the affecting, hard-hitting story of a group of female Allied p... Read more