Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia"


1. The Road Warrior (1981)

R | 94 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.6
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76 Metascore

In the post-apocalyptic Australian wasteland, a cynical drifter agrees to help a small, gasoline rich, community escape a band of bandits.

Director: George Miller | Stars: Mel Gibson, Bruce Spence, Michael Preston, Max Phipps

Votes: 145,877 | Gross: $12.47M

2. Mission: Impossible II (2000)

PG-13 | 123 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.1
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59 Metascore

A secret agent is sent to Sydney, to find and destroy a genetically modified disease called "Chimera".

Director: John Woo | Stars: Tom Cruise, Dougray Scott, Thandie Newton, Ving Rhames

Votes: 264,237 | Gross: $215.41M

3. The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Music

7.5
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68 Metascore

Two drag performers and a transgender woman travel across the desert to perform their unique style of cabaret.

Director: Stephan Elliott | Stars: Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Terence Stamp, Rebel Penfold-Russell

Votes: 40,146 | Gross: $11.22M

4. 800 Words (2015– )

50 min | Drama

7.7
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A recently widowed father quits his job as a popular 800-word columnist for a top-selling Sydney newspaper. Over the Internet, he buys a house on an impulse in a remote New Zealand seaside ... See full summary »

Stars: Erik Thomson, Melina Vidler, Benson Jack Anthony, Michelle Langstone

Votes: 755

5. Strangerland (2015)

R | 112 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

5.2
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42 Metascore

A family finds their dull life in a rural outback town rocked after their two teenage children disappear into the desert, sparking disturbing rumors of their past.

Director: Kim Farrant | Stars: Nicole Kidman, Joseph Fiennes, Hugo Weaving, Lisa Flanagan

Votes: 6,983 | Gross: $0.02M

6. Wake in Fright (1971)

R | 109 min | Drama, Thriller

7.7
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88 Metascore

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.

Director: Ted Kotcheff | Stars: Donald Pleasence, Gary Bond, Chips Rafferty, Sylvia Kay

Votes: 7,205 | Gross: $0.05M

7. Fighting Season (2018– )

Drama | Announced

The story is a six-part event drama that surrounds the invisible men and women who fight for their country (Australia), what they bring home from the war, discovering what of themselves ... See full summary »

Stars: George Pullar, Zack Grech, Kaan Guldur, Julian Maroun

8. Wake in Fright (2017)

Not Rated | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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A young school teacher finds himself marooned in a small mining town where a dangerous series of events render him a broken and desperate man.

Stars: Sean Keenan, Alex Dimitriades, Caren Pistorius, Gary Sweet

Votes: 173

9. Gojira: Fainaru uôzu (2004)

PG-13 | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.5
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Godzilla's fiftieth Anniversary project, in which Godzilla travels around the world to fight his old foes plus a new, mysterious monster named Monster X.

Director: Ryûhei Kitamura | Stars: Masahiro Matsuoka, Rei Kikukawa, Don Frye, Maki Mizuno

Votes: 5,868

10. Razorback (1984)

R | 95 min | Horror, Thriller

6.0
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A vicious wild boar terrorizes the Australian outback. The first victim is a small child who is killed. The child's granddad is brought to trial for killing the child but acquitted. The ... See full summary »

Director: Russell Mulcahy | Stars: Gregory Harrison, Arkie Whiteley, Bill Kerr, Chris Haywood

Votes: 4,362 | Gross: $0.15M

11. The Flying Doctors (1986–1992)

50 min | Drama

6.7
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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 ... See full summary »

Stars: Lenore Smith, Robert Grubb, Maurie Fields, Val Jellay

Votes: 556

12. Last Cab to Darwin (2015)

123 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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70 Metascore

When Rex, a Broken Hill cab driver, is told he doesn't have long to live, he sets out on an epic journey to Darwin in a bid to die on his own terms.

Director: Jeremy Sims | Stars: Michael Caton, Ningali Lawford, Mark Coles Smith, Emma Hamilton

Votes: 2,711 | Gross: $0.03M

13. Race the Sun (1996)

PG | 100 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

5.4
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A bunch of high school misfits in Hawaii, introduced by their new teacher, attend a science fair in which they draw up inspiration to build their own solar car and win a trip to compete in the 1990 World Solar Challenge in Australia.

Director: Charles T. Kanganis | Stars: Halle Berry, Jim Belushi, Bill Hunter, Casey Affleck

Votes: 2,803 | Gross: $1.95M

14. A Town Like Alice (1981– )

301 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.4
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Set against the brutal chaos of World War II, a love story begins that will take two lovers through a living nightmare of captivity, across three continents and two decades. From the steamy... See full summary »

Stars: Helen Morse, Bryan Brown, Gordon Jackson, Dorothy Alison

Votes: 765

15. Dirty Deeds (2002)

R | 110 min | Comedy, Crime

6.3
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1973 Sydney: An Australian gangster sees booming business, due to U.S. soldiers being in town for relaxing between their tours to the Vietnam war, attracts the attention of first the Chicago mafia, and then their East Coast competitors.

Director: David Caesar | Stars: Bryan Brown, Toni Collette, John Goodman, Sam Neill

Votes: 2,958

16. Broken Hill (2009)

PG | 102 min | Drama, Family, Music

6.3
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A sheep-rancher's son aspires to win a music conservatory scholarship, but to apply he needs musicians who can play his music. Circumstances lead him to form a band out of prison inmates.

Director: Dagen Merrill | Stars: Luke Arnold, Alexa PenaVega, Rhys Wakefield, Timothy Hutton

Votes: 576 | Gross: $0.05M

17. Reckless Kelly (1993)

PG | 80 min | Comedy

5.1
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"Reckless Kelly is the Australian Robin Hood". Kelly is a bank robber, a pop-culture hero and video shop owner. This modern story tells how he is furious when a Japanese company wants to ... See full summary »

Director: Yahoo Serious | Stars: Yahoo Serious, Melora Hardin, Alexei Sayle, Hugo Weaving

Votes: 1,451 | Gross: $0.20M

18. Joanne Lees: Murder in the Outback (2007 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

6.6
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True story about Joanne Lee's partner missing presumed murdered in the Australian outback some years ago.

Director: Tony Tilse | Stars: Bryan Brown, Joanne Froggatt, John Wood, Tom Long

Votes: 282

19. Supernova (2005–2006)

29 min | Comedy

7.3
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British astronomer Paul Hamilton leaves London for a new life in a remote Australian settlement.

Stars: Rob Brydon, Hollie Andrew, Tim Draxl, Damion Hunter

Votes: 198

20. The Last Days of Chez Nous (1992)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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Vicki returns to her elder sister Beth's house in Australia after an affair in Italy. Beth, with a teenage daughter, has become involved in something of a marriage of convenience with ... See full summary »

Director: Gillian Armstrong | Stars: Lisa Harrow, Bruno Ganz, Kerry Fox, Miranda Otto

Votes: 675 | Gross: $0.83M

21. The Flying Doctors (1985)

120 min | Drama

7.7
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Follows the lives of those in the Australian outback flying doctor service.

Stars: Andrew McFarlane, Lorna Patterson, Keith Eden, Vikki Hammond

Votes: 96

22. The Dirtwater Dynasty (1988)

100 min | Drama

8.2
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"Dirtwater Dynasty" is the story of embittered rivalry, triumph and despair. The life of Richard Eastwick is told in a story spanning three generations and eight decades. Born in the London... See full summary »

Stars: Hugo Weaving, Victoria Longley, Steve Jacobs, Bruce Spence

Votes: 154

23. Spirits of the Air, Gremlins of the Clouds (1989)

93 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.8
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Brother and sister endure alone together in a post-apocalyptic Outback until the sudden arrival of a stranger.

Director: Alex Proyas | Stars: Michael Lake, Melissa Davis, Norman Boyd, Rhys Davis

Votes: 285

24. Badlands 2005 (1988 TV Movie)

48 min | Sci-Fi

6.3
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In 1995, a severe drought forced Americans to flee the West for the cities. Water became more precious than gold. Now in 2005, settlers are coming back, meeting new challenges, and age-old ... See full summary »

Director: George Miller | Stars: Lewis Smith, Miguel Ferrer, Sharon Stone, Caitlin O'Heaney

Votes: 24

25. Hostage (1983)

R | 93 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

6.0
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Horrific true tale set in late 1970s Australia and later West Germany about an abused wife who learns in horror that her sadistic German-born husband is actually a fanatical neo-Nazi.

Director: Frank Shields | Stars: Kerry Mack, Ralph Schicha, Gabriella Barraket, Judy Nunn

Votes: 93

26. Cactus (I) (2008)

84 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.9
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A man is kidnapped from his city home in the quiet hours of the night and, the kidnapper, John Kelly, embarks on a journey into the Australian Outback towards the place where his hostage is... See full summary »

Director: Jasmine Yuen Carrucan | Stars: Travis McMahon, David Lyons, Bryan Brown, Shane Jacobson

Votes: 528

27. Comrades (1986)

183 min | Drama, History

7.5
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The story of "The Tolpuddle Martyrs". A group of 19th century English farm labourers who formed one of the first trade unions and started a campaign to receive fair wages.

Director: Bill Douglas | Stars: Keith Allen, Dave Atkins, Stephen Bateman, Katy Behean

Votes: 585

28. The Craic (1999)

86 min | Biography, Comedy

5.5
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Two Irish actors (Jimeoin McKeown, Alan McKee) flee from 1988 Belfast after a violent confrontation with a leader (Robert Morgan) of the IRA and illegally enter Australia. Seeking acting ... See full summary »

Director: Ted Emery | Stars: Jimeoin, Alan McKee, Colin Hay, Bob Franklin

Votes: 520

29. As Time Goes by (1988)

96 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.7
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A surfer who stops in for a bite to eat at a 1940s-type diner eventually realizes that it is not a diner at all - it is a spaceship disguised as one, and the "owners" of the diner are aliens.

Director: Barry Peak | Stars: Bruno Lawrence, Nique Needles, Ray Barrett, Marcelle Schmitz

Votes: 108

30. Prime Mover (2009)

TV-14 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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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.

Director: David Caesar | Stars: Michael Dorman, Emily Barclay, Ben Mendelsohn, William McInnes

Votes: 122

31. Rikky and Pete (1988)

R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama

5.9
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Follow the lives of Rikky, a talanted geologist, and her brother Pete, an off-the-wall mechanical genius. To find peace of mind they travel to the outbacks of Australia and meet up with a ... See full summary »

Director: Nadia Tass | Stars: Stephen Kearney, Nina Landis, Tetchie Agbayani, Bill Hunter

Votes: 245 | Gross: $0.21M

32. R.F.D.S. (1993–1994)

50 min | Drama

6.1
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The lives of those working in Australia's outback flying doctor service.

Stars: Steve Jacobs, Peter Phelps, Simone Buchanan, Sophie Lee

Votes: 19

33. Fever (1988)

R | 84 min | Crime, Romance, Thriller

5.4
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Policeman (Bill Hunter) discovers a suitcase full of drug money during the normal course of his duties. The temptation to keep the money leads to an ever deepening set of circumstances.

Director: Craig Lahiff | Stars: Bill Hunter, Gary Sweet, Mary Regan, Jim Holt

Votes: 54

34. Thirst (I) (2012)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama

6.8
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In Australia in 2017, four people, isolated in their different ways are trapped in the desert and changed forever. Against impossible odds, can they find meaning, life, laughter and love before it is too late?

Director: Robert Carter | Stars: Victoria Haralabidou, Myles Pollard, Thom Green, Hanna Mangan Lawrence

Votes: 68

35. Alice to Nowhere (1986– )

Not Rated | 110 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.4
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A nurse who has been hired to staff a remote outpost in the Australian outback unwittingly carries a stash of jewels taken in a foiled robbery. The robbers track her to the outback, and are... See full summary »

Stars: John Waters, Steve Jacobs, Rosey Jones, Esben Storm

Votes: 66

36. The Tumbler (2008)

74 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.3
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Director: Marc Gracie | Stars: Gary Sweet, Louise Crawford, Hazem Shammas, Suzannah Bayes-Morton

Votes: 33

37. Outback Bound (1988 TV Movie)

90 min | Adventure

6.7
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A girl from Beverly Hills tries to find her fathers opal mine in the Australian outback.

Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: Donna Mills, Andrew Clarke, John Meillon, Colette Mann

Votes: 83

38. Backlash (1986)

R | 89 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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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.

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

Votes: 92

39. Golden Soak (1979– )

50 min

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An Englishman becomes involved with a mysterious Australian goldmine.

Stars: Ray Barrett, Christiane Krüger, Elizabeth Alexander, Heinz Schimmelpfennig

Votes: 17

40. WayPoint

Adventure, Comedy, Drama | Announced

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Director: Ryan Unicomb | Star: Josh Lawson

41. ..Deadline.. (1982 TV Movie)

94 min | Thriller, Drama

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A journalist sets out to report on a minor earthquake in the Australian outback, and finds that the tremor was a result of a small nuclear explosion - part of an extortion threat that has ... See full summary »

Director: Arch Nicholson | Stars: Barry Newman, Bill Kerr, Trisha Noble, Alwyn Kurts

Votes: 57

42. No Place for Weak (2014)

12 min | Short, Action, Thriller

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During a depressing moment of his life, a journalist remembers the unfortunate story of a misleading love triangle that happened in a pub near the town of Broken Hill.

Directors: Augusto Mak, John Macleod | Stars: Jessica Byrne, Imron Comey, Tomo Jovanovic, Andrew Spencer

43. Roadrunner (2008)

7 min | Short

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Director: Kiah Roache-Turner | Stars: Jay Gallagher, Nevan Lalich, Luke McKenzie, Tim Namour

Votes: 29

44. Journey Out of Darkness (1967)

92 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

4.8
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Set in 1901, the film follows the progress of Constable Peterson (Matthaei) on his quest to bring an Aboriginal man (Kamahl) to justice under the White Man's law. Having heard of a killing ... See full summary »

Director: James Trainor | Stars: Konrad Matthaei, Ed Devereaux, Kamahl, Ronald Morse

Votes: 6

45. The Damned: Alone Again or (1987 Video)

4 min | Short, Music

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Director: Gerard de Thame | Star: The Damned

46. Last Honest Man

95 min | Drama | Pre-production

When a wrongfully imprisoned First Nations boxer returns home to lead a quiet life, his courage is tested when he learns his once peaceful town is now overrun by a corrupt and brutal police force.

Directors: Daniel Green, Jesse Richardson | Stars: Daniel Green, Jesse Richardson

47. Jack Absalom in the Steps of Charles Sturt (1985 Video)

52 min | Documentary, Adventure, History

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Director: John Mabey | Stars: Jack Absalom, Lyn Evans

48. The Battle of Broken Hill (1981)

60 min | Adventure, Drama, History

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On January 1 1915, two Muslim men from British India went on a murderous rampage near a place called Broken Hill in New South Wales, Australia.

Director: Robin Levinson | Stars: Michael Pate, David Robertson, Harold Berrett, Margaret Atkinson

49. INXS: Greatest Video Hits (1990 Video)

120 min | Animation, Documentary, Music

8.0
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Stars: Garry Beers, Andrew Farriss, Jon Farriss, Tim Farriss

Votes: 24

50. More Than a River (2004)

60 min | Documentary, Adventure, History

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Stars: Dermott Brereton, Don Blackmore, Leith Bolly, Bob Bonner