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1.
Donkey in Lahore (2008 Documentary)
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An Australia puppeteer falls for a beautiful Muslim girl during his stay in Pakistan. (117 mins.)
 
2.
Tracker (2010)
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An Afrikaner veteran of the Boer War has just immigrated to New Zealand and is hired to track a man accused of killing a soldier... (102 mins.)
Director: Ian Sharp
 
3.
The Children of Huang Shi (2008)
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About young British journalist, George Hogg, who with the assistance of a courageous Australian nurse, saves a group of orphaned children during the Japanese occupation of China in 1937. (125 mins.)
 
4.
Walkabout (1996)
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Seven high school graduates set out into the Southern California wilderness on a church sponsored survival program... (98 mins.)
Director: Martin David
 
5.
Idiot Box (1996)
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Looking for the fast track out of suburban hell, two natural born losers scheme an impossible heist... (85 mins.)
Director: David Caesar
 
6.
Metal Skin (1994)
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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... (115 mins.)
Director: Geoffrey Wright
“ Definately in my top 10 movies of all time. From the director of Romper Stomper.

Lost, dispondent dope-addled car-obsessed young males with disturbing disconnected lives become focused on an arbitrary quest in order to find meaning. (thanks somebozo943!)

Unflinching indie brilliance with punch! ” - youpinous
 
7.
The Efficiency Expert (1992)
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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. (97 mins.)
Director: Mark Joffe
 
8.
Oranges and Sunshine (2010)
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Set in 1980s Nottingham, social worker Margaret Humphreys holds the British government accountable for child migration schemes and reunites the children involved -- now adults living mostly in Australia -- with their parents in Britain. (105 mins.)
Director: Jim Loach
 
9.
Last Ride (2009)
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A young boy travels across Australia with his father, who's wanted by the law for committing a violent crime. (90 mins.)
Director: Glendyn Ivin
 
10.
$9.99 (2008)
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A stop-motion animated story about people living in a Sydney apartment complex looking for meaning in their lives. (78 mins.)
Director: Tatia Rosenthal
 
11.
Flirting (1991)
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Danny has been sent to boarding school, in this sequel to The Year My Voice Broke. Against a backdrop... (99 mins.)
Director: John Duigan
 
12.
Prisoners of the Sun (1990)
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The island of Ambon in Indonesia, 1945. During the War, the number of Australian POWs on the island... (108 mins.)
Director: Stephen Wallace
 
13.
The Well (1997)
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Young Katherine and her older friend Hester live at the isolated farm run by Hester and her father Francis... (101 mins.)
Director: Samantha Lang
 
14.
In the Winter Dark (1998)
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A mysterious creature is killing a farmer's livestock. (92 mins.)
Director: James Bogle
 
15.
Lake Mungo (2008)
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A supernatural drama about grief. (87 mins.)
Director: Joel Anderson
 
16.
Erskineville Kings (1999)
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Barky, 25, lost soul, left home two years ago to escape his abusive father leaving behind everything in the world that was important to him; now that his father's dead, he thinks it's safe to come home. (90 mins.)
Director: Alan White
 
17.
Tim (1979)
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A somewhat mentally handicapped 20-year-old man works as a laborer, but everyone abuse his naiveté. A nice 40-year-old American woman hires him one day and they become close. However, the town and his family see her as predatory. (109 mins.)
Director: Michael Pate
 
18.
Backroads (1977)
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A black and white lowlife duo drives around Australia's Outback in a stolen vehicle and finds trouble after trouble. (60 mins.)
Director: Phillip Noyce
 
19.
Ten Canoes (2006)
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A story within a story. In Australia's Northern Territory, a man tells us one of the stories of his people and his land... (90 mins.)
 
20.
The Quiet Room (1996)
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A seven-year-old girl adopts a vow of silence in protest when her quarrelsome parents grow increasingly hostile to one another. (93 mins.)
Director: Rolf de Heer
 
21.
Heatwave (1982)
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A planned housing development in the mid 70's designed for an upstart Cockney immigrant developer, becomes the centre of controversy as tenants and squatters in the older houses refuse to move. (91 mins.)
Director: Phillip Noyce
 
22.
Summerfield (1977)
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A teacher discovers one of his students has a rare blood disease, and is drawn into a mystery that culminates in a thrilling climax. (95 mins.)
Director: Ken Hannam
 
23.
Tom White (2004)
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An architect experiences a mental breakdown with life-changing results. (106 mins.)
 
24.
Newsfront (1978)
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In post war Australia the men and women of Cinetone struggle to produce the weekly news reels for the movie going public. (110 mins.)
Director: Phillip Noyce
 
25.
Sunday Too Far Away (1975)
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A hard-drinking but hard-working gun shearer leads a group of Outback sheep herders into striking after wealthy landowners attempt to drive them from their territory. (94 mins.)
Director: Ken Hannam
 
26.
Bran Nue Dae (2009)
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In the Summer of 1969 a young man is filled with the life of the idyllic old pearling port Broome - fishing... (85 mins.)
Director: Rachel Perkins
 
27.
We of the Never Never (1982)
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Jeannie Gunn faced being the only civilised woman in an uncivilised land. A story of personal triumph about one woman who reached out in a hard, hostile, prejudiced world and managed to find love. (134 mins.)
Director: Igor Auzins
 
28.
Siam Sunset (1999)
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A British design executive, who seemingly has everything going for him has his life totally changed... (91 mins.)
Director: John Polson
 
29.
The Bank (2001)
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The Bank is a thriller about banking, corruption and alchemy. (104 mins.)
Director: Robert Connolly
 
30.
The Man from Snowy River (1982)
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In 1880s Australia when young Jim Craig's father dies Jim takes a job at the Harrison cattle ranch and he is forced to become a man. (102 mins.)
Director: George Miller
 
31.
Return to Snowy River (1988)
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Young Jim Craig returns to his home in the Australian high country. He finds that things are not as he left them - his girlfriend is being pursued by another man, and her father doesn't want Jim back into her life. (110 mins.)
Director: Geoff Burrowes
 
32.
Lou (2010)
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Living in rural New South Wales, working-class single mother Rhia is struggling to evade debt collectors and raise three young daughters... (86 mins.)
Director: Belinda Chayko
 
33.
Celia (1989)
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An imaginative and somewhat disturbed young girl fantasizes about evil creatures and other oddities to mask her insecurities while growing up in rural Australia. (102 mins.)
Director: Ann Turner
 
34.
Charlie & Boots (2009)
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A father and son who travel from Victoria to Cape York to fulfill their lifelong ambition to fish off Australia's northern tip. (101 mins.)
Director: Dean Murphy
 
35.
Opal Dream (2006)
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A young girl's relationship with her imaginary friends resonates throughout her town in the Australian Outback. (85 mins.)
Director: Peter Cattaneo
 
36.
Joanne Lees: Murder in the Outback (2007 TV Movie)
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True story about Joanne Lees's ' partner missing presumed mudered in the Australian outback some years ago and this was a doco/film about that event (95 mins.)
Director: Tony Tilse
 
37.
Blinky Bill: The Mischievous Koala (1992)
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After his home is destroyed by deforestation, Blinky Bill sets out on a quest to find his displaced mother. (93 mins.)
Director: Yoram Gross
 
38.
Dot and the Whale (1986)
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Young girl Dot and her friend Nelson the dolphin find Tonga, a beached whale who lost her family in whalers attack and wants to die. Dot believes that Moby Dick could convince Tonga to live, so Nelson takes Dot to Antarctica to find him. (75 mins.)
Director: Yoram Gross
 
39.
Marco Polo Jr. (1972)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Eric Porter
“ Marco Polo Junior Versus the Red Dragon was Australia's first animated feature film. ” - youpinous
 
40.
Grendel Grendel Grendel (1981)
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This is an animated story covering the ancient legend of Beowulf, as narrated in a Monty Pythonesque way by Grendel himself, the "monster" in the legend. (88 mins.)
Director: Alexander Stitt
“ The second full-length fully animated film ever made in Australia (coming after 1972's Marco Polo Junior Versus the Red Dragon) ” - youpinous
 
41.
The Magic Riddle (1991)
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Cinderella and other fairy tales get jumbled together when a grandmother tells a story. (93 mins.)
Director: Yoram Gross
 
42.
The Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello (2005 Short Film)
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Set in a world of iron dirigibles and steam powered computers, this gothic horror mystery tells the story of Jasper Morello, a disgraced aerial navigator who flees his plague-ridden home on a desperate voyage to redeem himself. (26 mins.)
Director: Anthony Lucas
“ Animated Short Film using silhouette animation ” - youpinous
 
43.
The Getting of Wisdom (1977)
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Oscar-nominated director Bruce Beresford (Driving Miss Daisy, Tender Mercies) crafts a tender coming-of-age... (101 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
 
44.
A Test of Love (1984)
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In the 1970s, Jessica Hathaway (Angela Punch McGregor) joins the staff of Brentwood Hospital, a government... (96 mins.)
Director: Gil Brealey
 
45.
Travelling North (1987)
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After their late-life marriage, a middle-aged Australian couple move to the countryside. Their life and tempestuous marriage is detailed. (96 mins.)
Director: Carl Schultz
 
46.
The Devil's Playground (1976)
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Fred Schepisi's film, 'The Devil's Playground' is an intimate portrait of Tom, a thirteen-year-old struggling... (107 mins.)
Director: Fred Schepisi
 
47.
Monkey Grip (1982)
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A frank portrayal of a year in the life of a divorced mother living in Melbourne, trying to cope with her daughter and her own relationship with a drug addict while trying to get into the music business. (99 mins.)
Director: Ken Cameron
 
48.
Death in Brunswick (1990)
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Carl Fitzgerald is down-on-his-luck until he meets Sophie, a beautiful Greek girl. He gets a job as a cook... (109 mins.)
Director: John Ruane
 
49.
Ground Zero (1987)
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A second generation cameraman in Australia finds evidence that his father had filmed a nuclear test... (109 mins.)
 
50.
The Lighthorsemen (1987)
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In 1917 when the British forces are bogged down in front of the Turkish and German lines in Palestine they rely on the Australian light horse regiment to break the deadlock. (131 mins.)
Director: Simon Wincer
 
51.
High Tide (1987)
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Story about a backup singer for an Elvis impersonator who re-enters her past when she leaves a tour... (101 mins.)
 
52.
Winter of Our Dreams (1981)
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When a womanizing bookshop owner hears about the suicide of his former girlfriend, he tries to find out more and meets her friend... (89 mins.)
Director: John Duigan
 
53.
Restraint (2008)
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A young couple on the run hole up in a country estate with a hostage in tow. (94 mins.)
Director: David Denneen
 
54.
Lilian's Story (1996)
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For forty years Lilian Singer has been locked up in a 'loony bin' by her father. Her release is eventually... (94 mins.)
 
55.
Next of Kin (1982)
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In a rest home for elderly people, a daughter reads her mother's diary. Soon events that are mentioned in the mother's diary begin to happen to the daughter. (89 mins.)
Director: Tony Williams
“ 89 min - Horror | Thriller | Mystery
In a rest home for elderly people, a daughter reads her mother's diary. Soon events that are mentioned in the mother's diary begin to happen to the daughter. ” - youpinous
 
56.
The Combination (2009)
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Set in the multi-racial suburbs of Sydney, Lebanese-Australian John is released from goal to find his younger brother Charlie caught in the very same world of crime that put him behind bars. (96 mins.)
Director: David Field
“ Set in the multi-racial suburbs of Sydney, Lebanese-Australian John is released from goal to find his younger brother Charlie caught in the very same world of crime that put him behind bars. ” - youpinous
 
57.
September (2007)
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Set in the Australian wheat-belt in 1968, SEPTEMBER is a character driven film about two 15 year old boys - one black... (85 mins.)
Director: Peter Carstairs
 
58.
Lover Boy (1989)
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Explores the conflicting worlds of a teenager and a mature woman as they discover the full force of their sexuality. (58 mins.)
Director: Geoffrey Wright
 
59.
The Last of the Knucklemen (1979)
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In the tradition of Sunday Too Far Away, this independent film is based on the classic Australian play by John Power... (93 mins.)
Director: Tim Burstall
 
60.
My First Wife (1984)
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The film follows the dissolution of John and Helen's marriage and the aftermath. (96 mins.)
Director: Paul Cox
 
61.
Kangaroo (1987)
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A mild-mannered English conscientious objector moves to what he feels will be the relative calm of Australia after World War I, but gets caught in the middle of violent battles between the rising trade unions and fascist groups. (108 mins.)
Director: Tim Burstall
 
62.
Smoke 'Em If You Got 'Em (1988)
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When a nuclear war hits Melbourne, Australia, we find that there's more than one way to survive in the fallout - why sit around wasting what air's left when there's time now to get loose and dance? (48 mins.)
Director: Ray Boseley
“ 48 min - Comedy
The world is a blazing atomic hell. Civilisation is dying in agony... What do you do? ...THROW A PARTY! ” - youpinous
 
63.
Son of a Lion (2007)
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11 year old Niaz's father has been a Pashtun on jihad in Afghanistan. Back in Darra in NWFP of Pakistan, where guns and hashish are common, he wants Niaz to learn to shoot and work in his gun workshop, while Niaz wants to go to school. (92 mins.)
“ 92 min - Drama
An eleven-year old boy, Niaz, works for his father, Sher Alam, an old Mujhadeen who fought against the invading Russians during the long war against Afghanistan. Sher Alam makes guns but Niaz just wants to go to school. ” - youpinous
 
64.
The Wiggles Movie (1997)
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The Wiggles throw a surprise party for Dorothy the Dinosaur, while she goes after a magician who takes Greg's magic wand to become popular. (83 mins.)
Director: Dean Covell
“ lol. ” - youpinous
 
65.
Jedda the Uncivilized (1955)
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Set against the harsh natural surrounds of outback Northern Territory, Jedda captures a rare and honest... (101 mins.)
Director: Charles Chauvel
“ Mainly for historical significance. A major landmark in Australian cinema and the first Australian feature from my knowledge to feature an Aborigine in a leading role. ” - youpinous
 
66.
Happy Feet (2006)
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Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce! (108 mins.)
“ The most expensive Australian movie ever made at its release. Happy feet is probably the best 3D animation film to come out of Australia so far. ” - youpinous
 
67.
Last Train to Freo (2006)
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Two thugs from the Perth suburb of Midland catch the last train to Fremantle. When a young woman boards the train a few stops later, they begin talking and find out not everyone on the train is who they seem to be. (89 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Sims
“ Although set entirely on a train in a single carriage, this film will keep you wondering what will happen and will make you empathize with, fear, hate, and admire every character at times. ” - youpinous
 
68.
Mary and Max (2009)
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A tale of friendship between two unlikely pen pals: Mary, a lonely, eight-year-old girl living in the suburbs of Melbourne, and Max, a forty-four-year old, severely obese man living in New York. (92 mins.)
Director: Adam Elliot
“ From the maker of Harvie Krumpet, only better and longer. ” - youpinous
 
69.
Saw (2003 Short Film)
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David, an orderly at a hospital, tells his horrific story of being kidnapped and forced to play a vile game of survival. (9 mins.)
Director: James Wan
“ The original short film that the feature length Australian-American co-production was based on. I only included this one instead of the feature length because the latter isn't strictly an Australian production. ” - youpinous
 
70.
Two Hands (1999)
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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
 
71.
Moulin Rouge! (2001)
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A poet falls for a beautiful courtesan whom a jealous duke covets. (127 mins.)
Director: Baz Luhrmann
 
72.
Looking for Alibrandi (2000)
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A teenage Australian girl deals with the traumas of everyday life. These include her difficult relationship with her single mother... (103 mins.)
Director: Kate Woods
 
73.
Romper Stomper (1992)
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A group of skinheads become alarmed at the way their neighbourhood is changing. (94 mins.)
Director: Geoffrey Wright
 
74.
Kiss or Kill (1997)
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After a robbery scam that goes bad, lovers Nikki and Al take off into the Australian outback, pursued by the police and a malevolent footballer named Zipper Doyle, and meet a number of offbeat characters. (96 mins.)
Director: Bill Bennett
 
75.
Doing Time for Patsy Cline (1997)
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Following a passion for country music, Ralph leaves his father's sheep farm in a remote Australian town... (95 mins.)
Director: Chris Kennedy
 
76.
The Boys (1998)
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Brett Sprague is a violent and psychopathic man, who is released on parole after serving a sentence for assault... (86 mins.)
Director: Rowan Woods
 
77.
Beneath Clouds (2002)
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The story of Lena, the light-skinned daughter of an Aboriginal mother and Irish father and Vaughn, a... (90 mins.)
Director: Ivan Sen
 
78.
Three Dollars (2005)
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THREE DOLLARS is the story of Eddie, an honest, compassionate man who finds himself with a wife, a child... (118 mins.)
Director: Robert Connolly
 
79.
The Tracker (2002)
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It's 1922; somewhere in Australia. When a Native Australian man is accused of murdering a white woman... (90 mins.)
Director: Rolf de Heer
 
80.
Storm Boy (1976)
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Storm Boy is a rambunctious Australian youth, living along the coastline with his freewheeling father. At the behest of an aging aborigine, Storm Boy takes care of an uncared-for nest of pelicans. (88 mins.)
Director: Henri Safran
 
81.
The Home Song Stories (2007)
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A man remembers his childhood and his mother, a Chinese night club singer who struggled to survive in Australia with her two children. (103 mins.)
Director: Tony Ayres
 
82.
Praise (1998)
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An unfocused twentysomething (Peter Fenton) moves in with a former co-worker (Sacha Holder), who is... (98 mins.)
Director: John Curran
 
83.
Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation! (2008 Documentary)
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The story of the Australian exploitation genre cinema of 1970s and 80s. (103 mins.)
Director: Mark Hartley
“ awsome documentary with some awsome quenton tarantino time. ” - youpinous
 
84.
Ghosts... of the Civil Dead (1988)
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Prison gangs clash in a high-tech security jail where there are no rules. (93 mins.)
Director: John Hillcoat
“ if you never got that fix of prison rape out of your system from your box set of Oz, this movie is like......if halfway through shawshank redemption, tim Robbens didnt fight off those rapists, and they just raped himn like the entire movie, and flung feces at each other. Thats what this movies like. ” - youpinous
 
85.
Babe (1995)
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Babe, a pig raised by sheepdogs, learns to herd sheep with a little help from Farmer Hoggett. (91 mins.)
Director: Chris Noonan
“ and surprisingly considerably less feces in this movie than the former. ” - youpinous
 
86.
Quigley Down Under (1990)
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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. (119 mins.)
Director: Simon Wincer
“ if this list could use anything, id say the best thing would definately be tom sellecks moustache. and the final ingredient.......... ” - youpinous
 
87.
Harvie Krumpet (2003 Short Film)
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The odd biography of a man who has Tourette's Syndrome, chronic bad luck, menial jobs, nudist tendencies, and a book of "fakts" hung around his neck. (23 mins.)
Director: Adam Elliot
“ PPPPPPllllllllllaaaaaaaaaadddddddddddoooooooooooooooo ” - youpinous
 
88.
Phar Lap (1983)
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The true story of a Australian racehorse that becomes a champion with the help of a local stableboy. (107 mins.)
Director: Simon Wincer
“ Before there was Seabiscuit there was the legend of Phar Lap ” - youpinous
 
89.
Australia (2008)
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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. (165 mins.)
Director: Baz Luhrmann
“ Epic, if a bit misunderstood. ” - youpinous
 
90.
Oscar and Lucinda (1997)
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In mid-1800s England, Oscar is a young Anglican priest, a misfit and an outcast, but with the soul of an angel... (132 mins.)
 
91.
Paradise Road (1997)
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Fact-based recounting of a group of women who are imprisoned on the island of Sumatra by the Japanese during World War II and used music as a relief to their misery. (122 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
“ A heart-wrenching drama set in WWII. Cate Blanchette is phenomenal. ” - youpinous
 
92.
A Cry in the Dark (1988)
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A mother whose child was killed in a Dingo attack in the Australian outback fights to prove her innocence when she is accused of murder. (120 mins.)
Director: Fred Schepisi
“ Based on a true story. Evil Angels is a sociological look into the Australian media witch hunt against Lindy Chamberlain. Meryl Strep's Australian accent is uncanny! ” - youpinous
 
93.
Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)
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After being exiled from the most advanced town in post apocalyptic Australia, a drifter travels with a group of abandoned children to rebel against the town's queen. (107 mins.)
 
94.
Blackrock (1997)
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When a young schoolgirl is raped and murdered, the mateship between a group of surfers is tested as the truth is slowly revealed. (103 mins.)
Director: Steven Vidler
 
95.
Spider & Rose (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Spider and Rose are on the road to Coonabarabran. It's Spider's last day working as an ambo, and he's in a hurry... (94 mins.)
Director: Bill Bennett
 
96.
My Brilliant Career (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Sybylla Melvyn is an independent young woman who soon after arriving to live with her Grandmother Bossier... (100 mins.)
 
97.
Razzle Dazzle (2007)
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A man wants to make a difference in the world of dance. (95 mins.)
Director: Darren Ashton
 
98.
Radiance (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
With the death of their mother, two sisters (Nona and Cressy) return to their childhood home in Northern Australia where their third sister... (83 mins.)
Director: Rachel Perkins
 
99.
Wake in Fright (1971)
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After a bad gambling bet, a schoolteacher is marooned in a town full of crazy, drunk, violent men who threaten to make him just as crazy, drunk, and violent. (108 mins.)
Director: Ted Kotcheff
“ Sublime, almost lost classic that is a brutally honest portrayal of the Australian way. Uniformly great performances and quite chilling scenes that still hold up, particularly the kangaroo hunt. Looked amazing on the big screen. ” - youpinous
 
100.
Stone (1974)
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Members of the Grave Diggers Motorcycle Club are being knocked off one by one, and someone needs to find out why! Sandy Harbutt's timeless Australian cult film about a bunch of renegades riding Kawasaki 900s. (103 mins.)
Director: Sandy Harbutt
“ Cult film about a cop infiltrating a motorcycle gang to find out who is behind the assassination of gang members, but as usual the cop becomes addicted to the lifestyle. Fun film with some spectacular action (the cliff fall is amazing stuff) and some surprising brutality for its time. ” - youpinous