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Reviewed by GREG KING Diretor: Oliver Hirschbiegel Stars: Christian Friedler, Katharina Schuttler, Burghart Klaussner, Johann von Bulow, Felix Eitner, Rudiger Klink. What if Hitler had been killed before World War Two? How would the world have been different? This provocative what if? question is the driving force behind this dramatised account of Georg Elser, a mild mannered pacifist and unlikely hero who tried to assassinate Hitler in 1939. Rogue Male, a 1977 made for television movie starring the late Peter O'Toole, also dealt with an assassination attempt Continue reading

MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2015 – REVIEWS

Established in 1952, the Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) is one of the oldest film festivals in the world and the most significant screen event in Australia. An iconic Melbourne event, the festival takes place annually in the heart of the city, presenting an acclaimed screening program alongside industry and celebratory events. MIFF showcases the best in current cinema from around the world as well as retrospectives, tributes and discussion programs. Since its inception, MIFF has also been committed to local film: it is Australia's largest showcase of new Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #138

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘Women He Has Undressed,’ ‘Insidious Chapter 3,’ ‘Paper Towns,‘ ‘Gett: The Trial Of Vivian Amsalem,’ ‘Ruben Guthrie’ and ‘Ant-Man.’ This episode also contains interviews with Stefanie Scott, Nat Wolff, Cara Delevingne, Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Brendan Cowell and Patrick Brammall. To listen to the show or can download it for free from our Podcast Channel – Listen/Download here. Continue reading

GETT: THE TRIAL OF VIVIANE AMSALEM

Reviewed by GREG KING Directors: Ronit and Shlomi Elkabetz Stars: Ronit Elkabetz, Simon Abkarian, Sasson Gabai, Menashe Noy, Eli Gornstein. There have been some great and compelling courtroom dramas over the years which has provided some fireworks, such as Otto Preminger's Anatomy Of A Murder, A Few Good Men, The Caine Mutiny, and now we can add to this list the Israeli courtroom drama Gett: The Trial Of Viviane Amsalem. Winner of the Best Picture Award at the Ophir Awards (the Israeli equivalent of the Oscars), Gett: The Trial Of Viviane Amsalem was one of the Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #137

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘Amy,’ ‘Madame Bovary,’ ‘Magic Mike XXL‘ and ‘Tangarines.’ This episode also contains interviews with Channing Tatum, Joe Manganiello and Bianca Kronlof (Underdog – screen ing as part of the Scandinavian Film Festival). To listen to the show or can download it for free from our Podcast Channel – Listen/Download here. Continue reading