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Biehn has been clever in ensuring everyone knows that he wasn’t expecting much from this movie. He himself seems genuinely surprised that it’s picked up the cult following it has. We agree with him, it’s not a great movie but what we do hope though is that he keeps directing. The Victim is a good start and could well lay the foundations for him to go from cult actor to cult director and a master of the Grindhouse genre.More...
The eternal wisdom of Woody Allen informs Paris-Manhattan, the delicious and charming romantic comedy about a young woman whose choices in life and love are shaped by the philosophies of her favourite filmmaker.More...
In Dead Europe, Ewen Leslie delivers a great performance as photographer Isaac, whose father’s death in suburban Sydney reveals the schism in his family and prompts a return to the ancestral homeland.More...
A Place For Me (aka Stuck in Love)
A Place for Me is a beautiful, life-affirming and rewarding personal drama. Its honesty is stirring, its emotion is real, its relatability is highly effective. While only May, A Place for Me could well be one of the dark horses of the year.More...
Star Trek Into Darkness – IMAX 3D
Star Trek Into Darkness is a highly entertaining second entry into the reboot of the widely popular Star Trek franchise. The film is very action-centric, which is its biggest flaw as well as its biggest strength.More...
2013 Spanish Film Festival
The 16th Spanish Film Festival, presented by Estrella Damm, will open with a bang when Cesc Gay’s A Gun in Each Hand (Una pistola en cada mano) screens at Palace Cinema Como on June 12.
St.Kilda Film Festival 2013
Expanded from five to nine days in 2013, the St.Kilda Film Festival program is set to be the biggest and best yet, featuring a selection of international short films curated in partnership with a soon-to-be announced international Festival partner, retrospective screenings and special events and an expanded the Filmmaker Development Program.
***Update as at March 27, 2013***