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1. Tracks (I) (2013)

PG-13 | 112 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.2
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78 Metascore

A young woman goes on a 1,700-mile trek across the deserts of West Australia with four camels and her faithful dog.

Writers: Marion Nelson, Robyn Davidson | Director: John Curran | Stars: Mia Wasikowska, Adam Driver, Lily Pearl, Philip Dodd

2. The Proposition (2005)

R | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Western

7.5
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73 Metascore

A lawman apprehends a notorious outlaw and gives him nine days to kill his older brother, or else they'll execute his younger brother.

Writer: Nick Cave | Director: John Hillcoat | Stars: Ray Winstone, Guy Pearce, Emily Watson, Richard Wilson

3. Quigley Down Under (1990)

PG-13 | 119 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.8
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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.

Writer: John Hill | Director: Simon Wincer | Stars: Tom Selleck, Laura San Giacomo, Alan Rickman, Chris Haywood

4. Ned Kelly (2003)

R | 110 min | Action, Adventure, Biography

6.5
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56 Metascore

An innocent man becomes one of the most wanted criminals the world has ever known.

Writers: Robert Drewe, John Michael McDonagh | Director: Gregor Jordan | Stars: Heath Ledger, Orlando Bloom, Geoffrey Rush, Naomi Watts

5. Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)

PG | 94 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.5
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80 Metascore

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.

Writers: Doris Pilkington, Christine Olsen | Director: Phillip Noyce | Stars: Everlyn Sampi, Tianna Sansbury, Kenneth Branagh, Laura Monaghan

6. Gallipoli (1981)

PG | 110 min | Adventure, Drama, History

7.5
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65 Metascore

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.

Writers: Peter Weir, David Williamson | Director: Peter Weir | Stars: Mel Gibson, Mark Lee, Bill Kerr, Harold Hopkins

7. Charlie's Country (2013)

108 min | Drama

7.2
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Blackfella Charlie is out of sorts. The intervention is making life more difficult on his remote community, what with the proper policing of whitefella laws now. So Charlie takes off, to ... See full summary »

Writers: David Gulpilil, Rolf de Heer | Director: Rolf de Heer | Stars: David Gulpilil, Peter Djigirr, Luke Ford, Bobby Bunungurr

8. Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)

PG | 115 min | Drama, Mystery

7.6
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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.

Writers: Joan Lindsay, Cliff Green | Director: Peter Weir | Stars: Rachel Roberts, Anne-Louise Lambert, Vivean Gray, Helen Morse

9. Mad Bastards (2010)

94 min | Drama

6.5
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TJ's quest to find the son he's never known, takes him on a journey across the remote and stunning Kimberley landscape. On the road, TJ questions his life of violence... he meets a host of ... See full summary »

Writer: Brendan Fletcher | Director: Brendan Fletcher | Stars: Dean Daley-Jones, Lucas Yeeda, Greg Tait, Ngaire Pigram

10. Romulus, My Father (2007)

R | 104 min | Biography, Drama

6.7
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57 Metascore

It tells the story of Romulus, his beautiful wife, Christina, and their struggle in the face of great adversity to bring up their son, Raimond. It is a story of impossible love that ultimately celebrates the unbreakable bond between father and son.

Writers: Nick Drake, Raimond Gaita | Director: Richard Roxburgh | Stars: Eric Bana, Franka Potente, Marton Csokas, Kodi Smit-McPhee

11. Jindabyne (2006)

R | 123 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.4
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65 Metascore

Stewart Kane, an Irishman living in the Australian town of Jindabyne, is on a fishing trip in isolated hill country with three other men when they discover the body of a murdered girl in ... See full summary »

Writers: Raymond Carver, Beatrix Christian | Director: Ray Lawrence | Stars: Laura Linney, Gabriel Byrne, John Howard, Stelios Yiakmis

12. Bush Christmas (1983)

91 min | Drama, Family

5.6
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In the Australian outback a family struggles to keep its farm from foreclosure. Their only hope is that their horse, Prince, will win money in a New Year's race. But when Prince is stolen ... See full summary »

Writer: Ted Roberts | Director: Henri Safran | Stars: John Ewart, John Howard, Mark Spain, James Wingrove

13. Bran Nue Dae (2009)

PG-13 | 85 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

6.3
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54 Metascore

In the Summer of 1969 a young man is filled with the life of the idyllic old pearling port Broome - fishing, hanging out with his mates and his girl. However his mother returns him to the ... See full summary »

Writers: Reg Cribb, Rachel Perkins, Jimmy Chi, Kuckles, Garry Gower, Patrick Duttoo Bin Amat, Michael Manolis Mavromatis, Stephen Pigram, Adrian Russell Wills | Director: Rachel Perkins | Stars: Rocky McKenzie, Jessica Mauboy, Ernie Dingo, Missy Higgins

14. Ned Kelly (1970)

GP | 99 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

4.9
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Unable to support his family in the Australian outback, a man turns to stealing horses in order to make money. He gets more deeply drawn into the outlaw life, and eventually becomes ... See full summary »

Writers: Ian Jones, Tony Richardson | Director: Tony Richardson | Stars: Mick Jagger, Clarissa Kaye-Mason, Mark McManus, Ken Goodlet

15. The Saddest Music in the World (2003)

R | 100 min | Comedy, Musical

7.1
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78 Metascore

A musical of sorts set in Winnipeg during the Great Depression, where a beer baroness organizes a contest to find the saddest music in the world. Musicians from around the world descend on the city to try and win the $25,000 prize.

Writers: Kazuo Ishiguro, George Toles, Guy Maddin | Director: Guy Maddin | Stars: Isabella Rossellini, Mark McKinney, Maria de Medeiros, David Fox

16. The Crossing (1990)

92 min | Drama, Romance

5.5
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After 18 months Sam returns to his place of birth. He wants to ask his girlfriend Meg who he had let down when he left, to go with him to the big city. However Meg was deeply sad because of... See full summary »

Writer: Ranald Allan | Director: George Ogilvie | Stars: Russell Crowe, Robert Mammone, Danielle Spencer, Emily Lumbers

17. The Last Wave (1977)

PG | 106 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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85 Metascore

A Sydney lawyer defends five Aborigines in a ritualized taboo murder and in the process learns disturbing things about himself.

Writers: Peter Weir, Tony Morphett, Petru Popescu | Director: Peter Weir | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Olivia Hamnett, David Gulpilil, Frederick Parslow

18. Black and White (2002)

99 min | Drama

6.7
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Recreation of the landmark 1958 South Australian Court trial of young aboriginal Max Stuart.

Writer: Louis Nowra | Director: Craig Lahiff | Stars: Robert Carlyle, Charles Dance, Kerry Fox, David Ngoombujarra

19. Dot and the Kangaroo (1977)

71 min | Animation, Family, Musical

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Writers: Yoram Gross, John Palmer, Ethel Pedley | Director: Yoram Gross | Stars: Barbara Frawley, Joan Bruce, Spike Milligan, June Salter

20. The Last Confession of Alexander Pearce (2008)

60 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.6
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Eight men escape from the most isolated prison on earth. Only one man survives and the story he recounts shocks the British establishment to the core. This story is the last confession of Alexander Pearce.

Writers: Nial Fulton, Michael James Rowland | Director: Michael James Rowland | Stars: Adrian Dunbar, Ciarán McMenamin, Dan Wyllie, Don Hany

21. Ten Canoes (2006)

Unrated | 90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.0
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82 Metascore

A story within a story. In Australia's Northern Territory, a man tells us one of the stories of his people and his land. It's a story of an older man, Minygululu, who has three wives and ... See full summary »

Writer: Rolf de Heer | Directors: Rolf de Heer, Peter Djigirr | Stars: Crusoe Kurddal, Jamie Gulpilil, Richard Birrinbirrin, Peter Minygululu

22. Storm Boy (1976)

Not Rated | 88 min | Drama, Family

7.2
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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.

Writers: Sonia Borg, Sidney L. Stebel, Colin Thiele | Director: Henri Safran | Stars: Greg Rowe, Peter Cummins, David Gulpilil, Judy Dick

23. The Outlaw Michael Howe (2013 TV Movie)

85 min | History

6.1
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In 1815 a young convict leads a wretched guerrilla army of outlaws, deserters and bushmen in open rebellion against the morally corrupt government on the notorious prison settlement of Van ... See full summary »

Writer: Brendan Cowell | Director: Brendan Cowell | Stars: Damon Herriman, Mirrah Foulkes, Rarriwuy Hick, Matt Day

24. Samson & Delilah (2009)

101 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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71 Metascore

Samson and Delilah's world is small- an isolated community in the Central Australian desert. When tragedy strikes they turn their backs on home and embark on a journey of survival. Lost, ... See full summary »

Writer: Warwick Thornton | Director: Warwick Thornton | Stars: Rowan McNamara, Marissa Gibson, Mitjili Napanangka Gibson, Scott Thornton

25. The Tracker (2002)

90 min | Drama, History, Western

7.6
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71 Metascore

It's 1922; somewhere in Australia. When a Native Australian man is accused of murdering a white woman, three white men (The Fanatic, The Follower and The Veteran) are given the mission of ... See full summary »

Writer: Rolf de Heer | Director: Rolf de Heer | Stars: David Gulpilil, Gary Sweet, Damon Gameau, Grant Page

26. Crying Out Love in the Center of the World (2004)

138 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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While searching for his fiancee Ritsuko, Sakutarou rediscovers through flashbacks the void deep within him caused by the events from his high school days.

Writers: Kyouichi Katayama, Yûji Sakamoto, Chihiro Itô, Isao Yukisada | Director: Isao Yukisada | Stars: Takao Ohsawa, Ko Shibasaki, Masami Nagasawa, Mirai Moriyama

27. Ground Zero (1987)

PG-13 | 109 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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A second generation cameraman in Australia finds evidence that his father had filmed a nuclear test that allowed aboriginies to be exposed to and killed by radiation. He begins a search for... See full summary »

Writers: Mac Gudgeon, Jan Sardi | Directors: Bruce Myles, Michael Pattinson | Stars: Colin Friels, Jack Thompson, Donald Pleasence, Natalie Bate

28. Burke & Wills (1985)

PG-13 | 140 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.1
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A story based on true events about two explorers on a doomed journey trying to cross Australia on foot in the 19 century.

Writer: Michael Thomas | Director: Graeme Clifford | Stars: Jack Thompson, Nigel Havers, Greta Scacchi, Matthew Fargher

29. BabaKiueria (1986 TV Short)

29 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Role reversal study of the historically inaccurate "plight" of Australian Aborigines in modern Anglo-Saxon society. Indigenous "whities" [sic] are being persecuted by racist black people ... See full summary »

Writer: Geoffrey Atherden | Director: Don Featherstone | Stars: Michelle Torres, Bob Maza, Kevin Smith, Cecily Polson

30. Backlash (1986)

R | 89 min | Crime, Drama

6.1
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Two policemen track down and arrest a woman who has been accused of murder, and begin the trek back across the desert with her.

Writers: Bill Bennett, Brian Syron | Director: Bill Bennett | Stars: David Argue, Gia Carides, Lydia Miller, Brian Syron

31. The Little Convict (1979)

77 min | Animation, Drama, Family

7.2
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After failing to sell any of his paintings at a funfair, an artist begins to tell his granddaughter about the origins of his paintings. We are then transported on board a British convict ... See full summary »

Writers: Yoram Gross, John Palmer | Director: Yoram Gross | Stars: Rolf Harris, Paul Bertram, Ron Falk, Gary Files

32. Cactus (1986)

PG | 93 min | Drama

6.4
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A woman who injured her eyes in car accident and a young blind man fall for each other. Is sight the only way to see the world?

Writers: Paul Cox, Bob Ellis, Norman Kaye, Morris Lurie | Director: Paul Cox | Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Robert Menzies, Norman Kaye, Monica Maughan

33. Cool Change (1986)

89 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.1
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Writer: Patrick Edgeworth | Director: George Miller | Stars: Jon Blake, Lisa Armytage, Deborra-Lee Furness, David Bradshaw

34. Under Capricorn (1983 TV Mini-Series)

Not Rated | Drama, History

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Stars: Lisa Harrow, John Hallam, Peter Cousens, Julia Blake

35. The Kangaroo Kid (1950)

Approved | 72 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

6.7
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Tex Kinnane (Jock Mahoney as Jock O'Mahoney), posing as a stage driver, goes to Australia to investigate a series of robberies at Goldstar. He makes friends at the saloon with Baldy Muldoon... See full summary »

Writers: Anthony Scott Veitch, Sherman L. Lowe | Director: Lesley Selander | Stars: Jock Mahoney, Guy Doleman, Veda Ann Borg, Douglass Dumbrille

36. Two Laws (1982)

130 min | Documentary, History

7.3
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Docu-drama outlining the culture clash in law between indigenous Australians and white European settled Australia.

Directors: Alessandro Cavadini, Carolyn Strachan

37. Welcome to Australia (1999 TV Movie)

50 min | Documentary, History, Sport

7.6
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Writer: John Pilger | Director: Alan Lowery | Stars: Robert Cavanagh, John Howard, Jacqui Katona, Wally McArthur

38. The Blonde Captive (1931)

Passed | 59 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

4.6
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An expedition is sent into the rugged Australian outback to search for a lost white woman.

Writer: Lowell Thomas | Directors: Clinton Childs, Ralph P. King, Linus J. Wilson, Paul Withington | Star: Lowell Thomas

39. Who Am I? (2012 TV Movie)

Drama, Sci-Fi

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20 years ago a spaceship crashes to earth because of a mysterious object the government is doing tests on. Today, a teen hockey player starts having strange dreams and visions that are setting him apart from his normal life.

Writers: Dave Andrews, Scott Brody | Director: Dave Andrews | Stars: Brittany Belland, Rebecca Biss, Scott Brody, Eric Chevlen

40. The Life of Harry Dare (1995)

90 min | Comedy

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Harry Dare (John Moore) is a shambolic Adelaide private investigator. He's still not certain why he's in the business; perhaps to understand his father's disappearance, 20 years earlier? ... See full summary »

Writer: Gerald Thompson | Director: Aleksi Vellis | Stars: John Moore, Nicholas Hope, Tommy Lewis, Ullie Birve

41. Return of the Plainsman (1953)

Approved | 62 min | Action, Western

5.6
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The first of two commercially successful collaborations between Rafferty and Robinson is an Australian western in which Rafferty plays a legendary bushman known as the Sundowner who, with ... See full summary »

Writer: Lee Robinson | Director: Lee Robinson | Stars: Chips Rafferty, Henry Murdoch, Victoria Shaw, Max Osbiston

42. Shadow of the Boomerang (1960)

95 min | Drama

4.0
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An American brother and sister move to Australia to manage a cattle station, but the brother's racist attitude causes problems. After hearing a message by evangelist Billy Graham on the ... See full summary »

Writer: Dick Ross | Director: Dick Ross | Stars: Georgia Lee, Dickie Jones, Jimmy Little, Marcia Hathaway

43. Distant Voices (2002 Video)

21 min | Documentary, Short, History

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44. Rolling Home (1973)

79 min | Documentary

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Director: David Lourie | Stars: Joan Abellira, Reno Abellira, Judy Bray, David Lourie

45. The Last Trackers of the Outback (2007)

51 min | Documentary

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For millenniums, Aborigines used tracking to survive. Their ancient skills now help police capture murderers and save people's lives. Will modern technology replace an art based on the intimate bond between man and nature?

Writers: Eric Ellena, Vanessa Escalante | Director: Eric Ellena | Stars: Ian Ayres, Deanne Beecheno, Ella Cretenden, Teddy Jangala Egan

46. Songman (2014)

63 min | Documentary, Biography, History

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Yankunytjatjara Elder Bob Randall from Uluru in Central Australia in intimate conversation with author Andrew Harvey on his life from being stolen from his family as a child to growing up ... See full summary »

Writer: Bob Randall | Directors: Jeremy Ball, Andrew Harvey, Barbara Randall | Stars: Andrew Harvey, Bob Randall

47. Nova (1974– )
Episode: Bone Diggers (2007)

Documentary, Biography

8.4
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Nova follows the excavation of a paleontologist's gold mine, an Australian cave containing fossils of eight new species of kangaroo, and the ultimate prize, a complete skeleton of the ... See full summary »

Writer: Elizabeth Arledge | Directors: Carolyn Bertram, Clay Bryce, Ingo Helbig, Stuart Scowcroft | Star: Neil Ross

48. Creation Science 103 (2001– )
Episode: Class 5 (2001)

68 min

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Writer: Kent Hovind | Star: Kent Hovind

49. The Onedin Line (1971–1980)
Episode: Cry of the Blackbird (1972)

Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.0
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James has taken emigrants to Australia where he hopes to make enough money to buy off the Pampero by bringing home a cargo of wool, but the sheep-farmers have all left to join the gold rush... See full summary »

Writers: Cyril Abraham, Bruce Stewart | Director: Gerald Blake | Stars: Peter Gilmore, Jessica Benton, Michael Billington, Susan Chaloner

50. Whiplash (1960– )
Episode: Divide and Conquer (1961)

Western

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Chris Cobb is contracted by Sir John to join an expedition to map a pass through the mountains. All the members are captured by local bush rangers who then hatch a plan to ransom them.

Writer: David Evans | Director: Peter Maxwell | Stars: Peter Graves, Anthony Wickert, Harry Dearth, Colin Croft