the top 20 Australian movies of all time according to me!!!

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1.
Chopper (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Chopper tells the intense story of Mark "Chopper" Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a jail sentence in prison. His book, "From the Inside", upon which the film is based, was a best-seller. (94 mins.)
Director: Andrew Dominik
“ uncompromising , Brutal and totally awesome, a must see for any movie fan!! ” - pablo-toledo00
 
2.
Ghosts... of the Civil Dead (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Prison gangs clash in a high-tech security jail where there are no rules. (93 mins.)
Director: John Hillcoat
“ great Australian jail movie. Chopper borrows heavily from this Aussi classic ” - pablo-toledo00
 
3.
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In the post-apocalyptic Australian wasteland, a cynical drifter agrees to help a small, gasoline rich, community escape a band of bandits. (95 mins.)
Director: George Miller
“ the best out of all the Mad Max flick. petrol heads love this. Mel Gibson is Awesome as always ” - pablo-toledo00
 
4.
Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
During a rural picnic, a few students and a teacher from an Australian girls' school vanish without a trace. Their absence frustrates and haunts the people left behind. (115 mins.)
Director: Peter Weir
“ if you like drama and great acting this is for you. A timeless classic. ” - pablo-toledo00
 
5.
Red Dog (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Based on the legendary true story of the Red Dog who united a disparate local community while roaming the Australian outback in search of his long lost master. (92 mins.)
Director: Kriv Stenders
“ Sad moving but inspiring little flick. ” - pablo-toledo00
 
6.
Acolytes (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Three teenagers blackmail a serial killer. (91 mins.)
Director: Jon Hewitt
 
7.
Mad Max (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In a self-destructing world, a vengeful Australian policeman sets out to stop a violent motorcycle gang. (88 mins.)
Director: George Miller
“ the original but not the best, still excellent ” - pablo-toledo00
 
8.
Animal Kingdom (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A seventeen year-old navigates his survival amongst an explosive criminal family and the detective who thinks he can save him. (113 mins.)
Director: David Michôd
“ Best Aussie drama of the decade i reckon!! ” - pablo-toledo00
 
9.
The Horseman (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Christian, a divorced father and white collar businessman grieves over the complicated death of his daughter... (96 mins.)
“ gory revenge thriller, a must see ” - pablo-toledo00
 
10.
Australia (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
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. (165 mins.)
Director: Baz Luhrmann
“ A blockbuster of a movie ” - pablo-toledo00
 
11.
Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In 1931, three aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their homes to be trained as domestic staff and set off on a trek across the Outback. (94 mins.)
Director: Phillip Noyce
“ Compelling to say the least ” - pablo-toledo00
 
12.
Samson & Delilah (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Samson and Delilah's world is small- an isolated community in the Central Australian desert. When tragedy... (100 mins.)
“ Beautifully shot story of love, loss and hope ” - pablo-toledo00
 
13.
The Proposition (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A lawman apprehends a notorious outlaw and gives him nine days to kill his older brother, or else they'll execute his younger brother. (104 mins.)
Director: John Hillcoat
“ i loved it, it has everything the climax is up there with any great movie of any kind and genre ” - pablo-toledo00
 
14.
The Snowtown Murders (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Based on true events, 16 year-old Jamie falls in with his mother's new boyfriend and his crowd of self-appointed neighborhood watchmen, a relationship that leads to a spree of torture and murder. (119 mins.)
Director: Justin Kurzel
“ Moody and a bit slow but great acting ” - pablo-toledo00
 
15.
Two Hands (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A 19 year old (Heath Ledger) finds himself in debt to a local gangster (Bryan Brown) when some gang loot disappears and sets him on the run from thugs... (103 mins.)
Director: Gregor Jordan
“ It made Heath ” - pablo-toledo00
 
16.
Gallipoli (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Two Australian sprinters face the brutal realities of war when they are sent to fight in the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey during World War I. (110 mins.)
Director: Peter Weir
“ best Australia war film ever!! ” - pablo-toledo00
 
17.
Love and Other Catastrophes (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A day in the life of two film-school students trying to find love and another house-mate. (76 mins.)
“ funny witty coming of age aussie comedy ” - pablo-toledo00
 
18.
Garage Days (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
The story of a young garage band in Sydney, Australia trying to make it big. (105 mins.)
Director: Alex Proyas
“ it has really funny scenes ” - pablo-toledo00
 
19.
Lantana (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The relationships of four couples unravel after the discovery of a young woman's body in Lantana bush in suburban Sydney. (121 mins.)
Director: Ray Lawrence
“ great thriller ” - pablo-toledo00
 
20.
Romper Stomper (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A group of skinheads become alarmed at the way their neighbourhood is changing. (94 mins.)
Director: Geoffrey Wright
“ this movie made Russell Crow a Hollywood star. Great portrayal of Melbourne's underbelly and sub cultures ” - pablo-toledo00