This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘Rise’, ‘Two Days One Night,’ ‘Finding Vivian Maier,’ ‘Interstellar,’ ‘Love, Rosie’  and ‘My Mistress′ . This episode also contains an interviews with Mack Lindon, Jose Maturana (who told us some exciting news about the Valhalla Social Cinema) and Paul Payten (who tells us everything we need to know about the Sci-Fi Film Festival coming to Sydney this month). To listen to the show you can download it for free from our Podcast Channel – Listen/Download here. Continue reading


Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Mack Lindon Stars: Nathan Wilson, Martin Sacks, Marty Rhone, Erin Connor, Linda Millar, Anthony Miller, Gemma Laurelle, Reece Milne, James Kearney, David Cuthbertson, Kurt Stowers. Rise is based on a true story, and proves yet again that truth is often stranger than fiction. Writer/director Mack Lindon was working as a male nurse in a hospital in 2006 when he was falsely accused of rape following a drunken one night stand and was sentenced to five years in prison. It was over a year and a half before his conviction was overturned and his Continue reading

RISE – interview with director Mack Lindon

by GREG KING Rise is a powerful and moving story about a young male nurse falsely accused of rape and sent to prison for five years. The film is based on the real life experiences of writer/director Mack Lindon. The film stars newcomer Nathan Wilson and Martin Sacks. Greg King spoke to Mack about his experiences and the experience of shooting this personal movie. To listen, click on the link below   Continue reading