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Ben Mendelsohn
Born April 3, 1969 (age 50)
Paul Benjamin Mendelsohn (born 3 April 1969) is an Australian actor, who first rose to prominence in Australia for his role in The Year My Voice Broke (1987) and internationally for his role in the crime drama Animal Kingdom (2010).
Since then he has had roles in films such as The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Starred Up (2013), Mississippi Grind (2015), and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016).
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Captain Marvel
[2019]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 2h 3min
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Carol Danvers becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races.
Ready Player One
[2018]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 2h 20min
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When the creator of a virtual reality world called the OASIS dies, he releases a video in which he challenges all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg, which will give the finder his fortune.
Darkest Hour
[2017]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, History, War | 2h 5min
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In May 1940, the fate of Western Europe hangs on British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on knowing that it could mean a humiliating defeat for Britain and its empire.
The Land of Steady Habits
[2018]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 38min
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After leaving his wife and his job to find happiness, Anders befriends a drug-addicted teen, sending him down a path of reckless and shameful behavior.
Robin Hood
[2018]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller | 1h 56min
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A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.
Bloodline
[2015]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Thriller | 1h
A family of adult siblings find that their past secrets and scars are revealed when their black sheep of a brother returns home.
Slow West
[2015]
 
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Movie | Western | 1h 24min
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A young Scottish man travels across America in pursuit of the woman he loves, attracting the attention of an outlaw who is willing to serve as a guide.
Starred Up
[2013]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 46min
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Eric Love is a 19 year old teenager who is so violent he has been 'Starred Up' (Moved to Adult prison) where he finds his father Neville who Eric hasn't seen since he was 5 (since he was put into care). Neville tries to get Eric to settle down, so Eric gets a chance to go through therapy with Oliver.
Black Sea
[2014]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Thriller | 1h 54min
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In order to make good with his former employers, a submarine captain takes a job with a shadowy backer to search the depths of the Black Sea for a submarine rumored to be loaded with gold.
Mississippi Grind
[2015]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 48min
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Down on his luck and facing financial hardship, Gerry teams up with younger charismatic poker player, Curtis, in an attempt to change his luck. The two set off on a road trip through the South with visions of winning back what's been lost.
Beautiful Kate
[2009]
 
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Movie | Drama, Mystery | 1h 40min
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A writer, Ned Kendall, is asked to return to the family home by his sister Sally, to say goodbye to his father who is dying. The family home is in a very remote and isolated area. While back home, Ned starts having memories of his beautiful twin sister and himself when they were children. These memories awaken long-buried secrets from the family's past.
Needle
[2010]
 
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Movie | Horror, Mystery, Thriller | 1h 30min
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A killer uses an 18th century machine with supernatural powers to terrorize students at a college.
Untogether
[2018]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 38min
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Andrea is a recently sober writer whose career has stalled since she published her debut novel several years ago. She strikes up an affair with Nick, a doctor-turned-writer who is hailed for his wartime memoir. At the same time, her sister Tara, a massage therapist dating an aging rock star, finds herself inexorably drawn to a newfound religious zeal and, particularly, to a politically engaged rab... see more
Cosi
[1996]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Music | 1h 40min
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Lewis is a young Sydney amateur theater director at his first experience: he is offered a job with a Governmental program for the rehabilitation of mentally ill patients in a Sydney institution for mentally ill. His project is overrun by one of the patients Roy who wants to put on stage Cosi Fan Tutte (Mozart). None of the patients in the cast is able to sing and none of them knows Italian which is... see more
The Efficiency Expert
[1992]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 25min
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An expert on productivity shows wacky workers in 1966 Australia how to run their moccasin factory like clockwork, despite laying off more than half the workforce.
The Year My Voice Broke
[1987]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 43min
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In 1962, a prepubescent boy in rural Australia watches painfully as his best friend and first love, an older girl, blossoms into womanhood and falls for a thuggish rugby player, setting off a chain of events that irreversibly changes the lives of everyone involved.
Amy
[1997]
 
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Movie | Drama, Music | 1h 44min
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Amy is a story of a young girl who witnesses her dad's death on stage at a rock concert. She becomes mentally mute/deaf after this, and 4 years later discovers she can communicate only by singing.
Idiot Box
[1996]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 23min
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Looking for the fast track out of suburban hell, two natural born losers scheme an impossible heist. Mick is slack, cynical, and most of all, unemployed. He masterminds the plan while Kev, angry and unemployed, gets the guns. Two undercover cops and a highly strung speed dealer are not far behind.
The Big Steal
[1990]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 39min
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To impress a girl a shy teenaged boy buys a used Jaguar.
Mullet
[2001]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 29min
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A dark-sheep type of man returns to his hometown after a prolonged absence. While he's been gone ludicrous rumours have spread about his whereabouts. Is he a big footy player or is he a film star. Turns out he's still the same lovable but not likable sort of fellow he was when he left. He wants his old girlfriend back even though she is married to his brother now and is pregnant. For money he nets... see more
Sample People
[2000]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 37min
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This edgy Australian film stars an ensemble cast headed up by pop superstar Kylie Minogue, David Field, and John Lyndon. Various characters interact under strange circumstances, calling to mind movies such as GO and PULP FICTION
Prime Mover
[2009]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 30min
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A long haul truckie who finds that the reality of his existence is far removed from his youthful dreams of owning and driving his own prime mover.
True Love and Chaos
[1997]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 37min
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Hanif and Dean steal a cache of drugs from Dean's psychotic brother Jerry, and at the last minute get a lift with Mimi as she decides to drive to Perth. They pick up a drunken singer, Morris, as they cross the country, chased by Jerry.
Secret Men's Business
[1999]
 
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TV Movie | Drama
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Lover Boy
[1989]
 
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Movie | Drama | 58min
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Explores the conflicting worlds of a teenager and a mature woman as they discover the full force of their sexuality.
Return Home
[1990]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 27min
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A man and his wife are partners in a small business, a service station, that is stuggling to survive financially. They are visited by his brother, a divorced middle-aged man, who has taken a break from his stressful career in a big business corporation.
Nirvana Street Murder
[1990]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 15min
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Two brothers become conflicted after one goes on the run and the other has an affair with a Greek woman and takes care of an old rich lady who could be their way out.
Second Chance
[2005]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 28min
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A disgraced young Melbourne lawyer is sent to purgatory in Broome - and discovers a body, himself, and Paradise.
The King
[2019]
 
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Movie | Drama
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The plot is currently unknown.
The Dark Knight Rises
[2012]
 
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Movie | Action, Thriller | 2h 44min
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Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, the Dark Knight, with the help of the enigmatic Catwoman, is forced from his exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane.
Rogue One
[2016]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 2h 13min
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The daughter of an Imperial scientist joins the Rebel Alliance in a risky move to steal the plans for the Death Star.
The Place Beyond the Pines
[2012]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 2h 20min
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A motorcycle stunt rider turns to robbing banks as a way to provide for his lover and their newborn child, a decision that puts him on a collision course with an ambitious rookie cop navigating a department ruled by a corrupt detective.
Exodus: Gods and Kings
[2014]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 2h 30min
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The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 600,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.
Knowing
[2009]
 
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Movie | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 2h 1min
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M.I.T. professor John Koestler links a mysterious list of numbers from a time capsule to past and future disasters and sets out to prevent the ultimate catastrophe.
Killing Them Softly
[2012]
 
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Movie | Crime, Thriller | 1h 37min
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Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.
Killer Elite
[2011]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Thriller | 1h 56min
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When his mentor is taken captive by a disgraced Arab sheik, a killer-for-hire is forced into action. His mission: kill three members of Britain's elite Special Air Service responsible for the death of his sons.
Australia
[2008]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, Romance | 2h 45min
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Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 2,000 head of cattle over unforgiving landscape, they experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand.
Girls
[2012]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Drama | 28min
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A comedy about the experiences of a group of girls in their early 20s.
The New World
[2005]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 2h 15min
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The story of the English exploration of Virginia, and of the changing world and loves of Pocahontas.
Animal Kingdom
[2010]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 53min
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A seventeen year-old navigates his survival amongst an explosive criminal family and the detective who thinks he can save him.
Trespass
[2011]
 
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Movie | Crime, Thriller | 1h 31min
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As they're held for ransom, a husband and wife's predicament grows more dire amid the discovery of betrayal and deception.
Adore
[2013]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 52min
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A pair of childhood friends and neighbors fall for each other's sons.
Vertical Limit
[2000]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 2h 4min
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A climber must rescue his sister on top of K2, one of the world's biggest mountains.
Lost River
[2014]
 
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Movie | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery | 1h 35min
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A single mother is swept into a dark underworld, while her teenage son discovers a road that leads him to a secret underwater town.
I Am Heath Ledger
[2017]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 30min
Friends and family of the late actor Heath Ledger remember his life and career.
Farscape
[1999]
 
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TV Series | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi | 50min
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Thrown into a distant part of the universe, an Earth astronaut finds himself part of a fugitive alien starship crew.
Una
[2016]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 34min
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A woman confronts an older man, her former neighbour, to find out why he abandoned her after they had a sexual relationship when she was thirteen.
Quigley Down Under
[1990]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 1h 59min
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Sharpshooter Matt Quigley is hired from Wyoming by an Australian rancher paying a very high price. But when Quigley arrives Down Under, all is not as it seems.
Guns for Hire
[2015]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Thriller | 1h 23min
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Beatle is a quirky loner who refuses to live by society's rules. Her business cards read "Towing/Assassination," and she even has a hit man infomercial to go along with it. Her only human contact is with her psychiatrist and the stripper/hooker she employs once a week. Everything changes the night she meets Athena Klendon, a suicidal blonde with a secret. With a demented killer on their tail, courtesy... see more
Sirens
[1993]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 38min
When a painting is termed blasphemous, a young minister and his wife visit the artist... and the three sexually playful models living with him.
$9.99
[2008]
 
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Movie | Animation, Drama, Fantasy | 1h 18min
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A stop-motion animated story about people living in a Sydney apartment complex looking for meaning in their lives.
Axe Cop
[2012]
 
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TV Series | Action, Animation, Comedy | 15min
The adventures of an axe-wielding police officer dedicated to killing the various bad guys he comes across.
73rd Golden Globe Awards
[2016]
 
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TV Special
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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association's 73rd annual event honoring excellence in film and television, hosted by Ricky Gervais.
Map of the Human Heart
[1992]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, Romance | 1h 49min
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Fantastic improbabilities, happenstance and the undying bridge of love are part of this romantic fantasy about an Inuit who crosses years, oceans and the ravages of WWII to find his childhood love, a Metis girl, but finds that their cultures are the most difficult spaces to gap.
The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards
[2015]
 
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TV Special | 2h 6min
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The 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards honors the best in U.S. prime time television programming from June 1, 2014 until May 31, 2015, as chosen by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Love My Way
[2004]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Romance | 50min
A story about a group of thirty-somethings dealing with the ups and downs of life.
The Secret Life of Us
[2001]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 1h
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20-30 somethings living in St Kilda and their dramas in life.
Black and White
[2002]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 39min
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Recreation of the landmark 1958 South Australian Court trial of young aboriginal Max Stuart.
The 7PM Project
[2009]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 1h
The Project is a TV show joining the latest conversations happening throughout Australia. It's news, but not as you know it.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 37min
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For most people, movies are entertainment. For one man, they're a way of life.
Tangle
[2009]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 1h
A story of two generations of two families colliding, connecting, sometimes at cross purposes as they navigate their way around the maze of love, sex, money and politics.
TV Movie | Action, Adventure, Animation | 1h 35min
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The life, laughters, and luck of one of the most famous and beloved child stars, Shirley Temple.
Snowy River: The McGregor Saga
[1993]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Western | 1h
Based on Banjo Paterson's poem "Man From Snowy River", this series takes place in Paterson's Ridge, a small town set in the mountains near Melbourne, during the late 19th century. It tells the story of Matt McGregor, one of the richest and most influential man in town, as well as widower father of three children: Colin, who's the town preacher, Rob and Danni, the tomboy youngest daughter. Unresolved... see more
The Flying Doctors
[1986]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 50min
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This series chronicles the events surrounding the activities of the Royal Flying Doctors Service, which operates its own aircraft -in this case from the base at Coopers Crossing, an otherwise hardly notable town- to fly its medical staff throughout the Australian outback, where roads are too scarce and distances too immense to reach patients for medical care or get them to hospital by car in time.... see more
60 Minutes
[1979]
 
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TV Series | News | 1h
Australian version of the long-running news-magazine show.
The Star Wars Show
[2016]
 
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TV Series | Sci-Fi, Short, Talk-Show
Weekly web series discussing all things Star Wars.
Metal Skin
[1994]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama, Romance | 1h 55min
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Psycho Joe, a petrol-head from Altona, Melbourne, secures employment at a local Supermarket. Here, he meets the over-sexed Dazey. Joe and Dazey form a friendship based on a mutual interest in old hot cars. Joe also forms a relationship with a Satanic fellow employee. The nihilism of these young characters, coupled with parental disputes, leads to various tragedies.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 9min
Divided 10 segments: A Rogue Idea: A recount of John Knoll's idea and pitch for the film, looking at the early days of production, hiring Gareth Edwards to direct, Edwards' love for the series, and building a collection of characters. Jyn: The Rebel: A closer look at the film's main protagonist: personality, character history and what separates her from other protagonists from the Star Wars universe... see more
The IMDb Studio
[2015]
 
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TV Series | Short | 4h 50min
From Sundance to Comic-Con, The IMDb Studio is stationed at the center of some of the year's biggest entertainment events. Get the scoop on the latest movies and TV shows through exclusive interviews, features, and behind-the-scenes footage.
Police Rescue
[1989]
 
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TV Series | Action, Crime, Drama | 50min
The lives and cases of the members the Australian, Sydney based, New South Wales Police Rescue Squad.
Hunt Angels
[2006]
 
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary, Drama | 1h 25min
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Re-enacts the guerrilla filmmaking techniques of Rupert Kathner and Alma Brooks in 1939.
Who Do You Think You Are?
[2008]
 
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TV Series | Biography, Documentary, History
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Australian celebrities play detective as they go in search of their family history, revealing secrets from the past. Travel around Australia and the world with Jack Thompson, Kate Ceberano, Geoffrey Robertson, Catherine Freeman, Dennis Cometti and Ita Buttrose as they find out things about their ancestors that they never thought possible. Along the way there will be scandal, adultery, pioneers, bushrangers... see more
TV Movie | 2h 30min
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The best independent and artist-driven films are celebrated by the members of the not-for-profit arts organization, Film Independent.
Good Guys Bad Guys
[1997]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 50min
Elvis Maginnis was born into a criminal family but decided to join the police service. Having left the police he now owns a dry cleaning business essentially run by Stella. The another staff member is Rueben, a young man suffering Tourettes. Set in Melbourne Elvis is constantly dragged into the underworld's grey world with police and criminals. People aren't always what they seem!
Halifax f.p.
[1994]
 
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TV Series | Crime
Doctor Jane Halifax, a forensic psychiatrist investigating cases involving the mental state of suspects or victims. As Jane delves deep into the dark side of the human mind, she has her own demons to face. Retained by the police and the legal profession, Jane lives in a world of lies and shadows where the truth is never what it seems.
G.P.
[1989]
 
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TV Series | Drama
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Set around a fictional Ross St Surgery medical practice in inner Sydney explored both the personal and professional lives of the general practitioners working together, and the other doctors and staff who worked in the clinic.
Australian Story
[1996]
 
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TV Series | Documentary | 30min
Acclaimed biographical documentary series broadcast continuously on ABC TV since 1996. Australian Story is known for its narratorless story telling style where the subject tells their own story in their own words. The program has featured both famous and previously unknown Australians from all walks of life and won numerous awards including Logies, Walklies, Golden Tripods and Ellies.
Say a Little Prayer
[1993]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 35min
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Seymour is a loner. A small, shy, introverted eleven year old whose parents are separated. By chance Seymour meets the beautiful, effervescent but drug-addicted Angie, who is also lonely and trapped in her own unhappy world. The relationship that develops offers strength to them both and through the highs and lows of a long hot summer they gradually learn to face the truth about each other and the... see more
The Henderson Kids
[1985]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Family | 50min
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A brother and sister move to a Melbourne suburb where they have an old block of land belonging to their ancestors. In the meantime they build friendships, adventures and dangerous situations they have to deal with like a rich businessman trying to bye their land at any cost.
Love Is a Four-Letter Word
[2001]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 30min
Roughnecks
[1994]
 
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TV Series | 50min
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Drama about the lives and loves of the crew of an oil-rig.
Making 'The New World'
[2006]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h
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An overview of the making of Terrence Malick's The New World (2005).
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