Most Popular Titles With Ben Mendelsohn
- Movies or TV
1. The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
PG-13 | 165 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Eight years on, a new evil rises from where the Batman and Commissioner Gordon tried to bury it, causing the Batman to resurface and fight to protect Gotham City... the very city which brands him an enemy.
3. The Place Beyond the Pines (2012)
R | 140 min | Crime, Drama
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.
6. Starred Up (2013)
106 min | Drama
A troubled and explosively violent teenager is transferred to adult prison where he finally meets his match - a man who also happens to be his father.
7. Knowing (2009)
PG-13 | 121 min | Action, Drama, Mystery
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.
9. Killing Them Softly (2012)
R | 97 min | Crime, Thriller
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.
10. Neighbours (1985– )
TV-G | 22 min | Drama
Serial chronicling the lives of the residents of Ramsay Street in the fictional Australian suburb of Erinsborough. When the series began, it revolved around three families - the Ramsays, ... See full summary »
11. Australia (2008)
PG-13 | 165 min | Adventure, Drama, History
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.
12. Killer Elite (2011)
R | 116 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
When his mentor is taken captive, a retired member of Britain's Elite Special Air Service is forced into action. His mission: kill three assassins dispatched by their cunning leader.
13. Animal Kingdom (2010)
R | 113 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Tells the story of seventeen year-old J (Josh) as he navigates his survival amongst an explosive criminal family and the detective who thinks he can save him.
14. The New World (2005)
PG-13 | 135 min | Biography, Drama, History
The story of the English exploration of Virginia, and of the changing world and loves of Pocahontas.
15. Trespass (2011)
R | 91 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
As they're held for ransom, a husband and wife's predicament grows more dire amid the discovery of betrayal and deception.
18. Slow West (2014)
Action, Thriller, Western | Post-production
'Slow West' follows a 17-year-old boy on a journey across 19th Century frontier America in search of the woman he loves, while accompanied by mysterious traveler Silas.
19. Mississippi Grind (2015)
Drama | Filming
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.
20. Quigley Down Under (1990)
PG-13 | 119 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
Sharpshooter Matt Quigley is hired from Montana by an Australian rancher paying a very high price. But when Quigley arrives Down Under, all is not as it seems.
22. Beautiful Kate (2009)
R | 90 min | Drama, Mystery
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 ... See full summary »
23. Sirens (1993)
R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama
When a painting is termed blasphemous, a young minister and his wife visit the artist... and the three sexually playful models living with him.
25. The Flying Doctors (1986–1992)
50 min | Drama
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 ... See full summary »
28. The Adventures of Beatle (2014)
Not Rated | Thriller | Post-production
Throughout an interrogation between Randy Holt and Beatle, we learn that Beatle's business card reads "Towing/Assassination", and she's been working on her hit-man training video ... See full summary »
29. Needle (2010)
R | 90 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A killer uses an 18th century machine with supernatural powers to terrorize students at a college.
30. The Efficiency Expert (1992)
PG | 85 min | Crime, Drama
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.
31. Snowy River: The McGregor Saga (1993–1996)
60 min | Drama, Western
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 ... See full summary »
32. Cosi (1996)
R | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
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 ... See full summary »
33. Tangle (2009– )
60 min | Drama
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.
35. The Year My Voice Broke (1987)
PG-13 | 103 min | Drama, Romance
During the year 1962, a young prepubescent boy in rural Austrailia watches painfully as his best friend and first love, an older girl, blossoms into womanhood and falls for a thuggish rugby... See full summary »
40. $9.99 (2008)
R | 78 min | Animation, Drama
A stop-motion animated story about people living in a Syndey apartment complex looking for meaning in their lives.
41. Amy (1998)
PG-13 | 104 min | Drama, Music
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 ... See full summary »
42. Map of the Human Heart (1992)
R | 109 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
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 ... See full summary »
43. Sample People (2000)
Not Rated | 97 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
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
47. Idiot Box (1996)
83 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
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, ... See full summary »
48. Metal Skin (1994)
115 min | Action, Drama, Romance
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 ... See full summary »