Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Papua New Guinea"


1. Human (I) (2015)

190 min | Documentary

8.7
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A collection of stories about and images of our world, offering an immersion to the core of what it means to be human.

Director: Yann Arthus-Bertrand | Stars: Luis Cancu, Atman, Berthony, Bruno

Votes: 4,802

2. Robinson Crusoe (1997)

PG-13 | 105 min | Drama, Adventure

5.9
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Robinson Crusoe flees Britain on a ship after killing his friend over the love of Mary. A fierce ocean storm wrecks his ship and leaves him stranded by himself on an uncharted island. Left ... See full summary »

Directors: Rod Hardy, George Miller | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, William Takaku, Polly Walker, Ian Hart

Votes: 10,534

3. Mr. Pip (2012)

PG-13 | 116 min | Drama, War

7.2
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As a war rages on in the province of Bougainville in Papua New Guinea, a young girl becomes transfixed by the Charles Dickens novel Great Expectations, which is being read at school by the only white man in the village.

Director: Andrew Adamson | Stars: Hugh Laurie, Xzannjah Matsi, Healesville Joel, Eka Darville

Votes: 3,026

4. Tales by Light (2015– )

23 min | Documentary

8.3
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Behind every powerful image is a powerful story. Uniting exploration, photography and the natural world, Tales By Light follows photographers from Australia and around the world as they push the limits of their craft.

Stars: Art Wolfe, Eric Cheng, Stephen Dupont, Jonathan Scott

Votes: 869

5. La vallée (1972)

106 min | Drama

6.5
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Filmmaker Barbet Schroeder explores themes of sexual freedom, mind alteration, and pursuit of paradise against the backdrop of an early 70's encounter with the Mapuga rain forest tribe in upland New Guinea.

Director: Barbet Schroeder | Stars: Jérôme Beauvarlet, Monique Giraudy, Michael Gothard, Jean-Pierre Kalfon

Votes: 914

6. Mondo cane (1962)

R | 108 min | Documentary, Horror

6.4
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A "shockumentary" consisting of a collection of mostly real archive footage displaying mankind at its most depraved and perverse, displaying bizarre rites, cruel behavior and bestial violence.

Directors: Paolo Cavara, Gualtiero Jacopetti, Franco Prosperi | Stars: Rossano Brazzi, Yves Klein, Stefano Sibaldi, Henning Skaarup

Votes: 2,874

7. Under the Sea 3D (2009)

G | 40 min | Documentary, Short

7.6
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77 Metascore

An underwater look at the diverse coastal regions of Southern Australia, New Guinea and the Indo-Pacific areas and the impact of global warming on the oceans.

Director: Howard Hall | Star: Jim Carrey

Votes: 1,576 | Gross: $35.69M

8. To Have & to Hold (1996)

99 min | Mystery, Thriller

5.9
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An Australian widower living in New Guinea starts a relationship with a woman very similar to his much-beloved wife, but their life together turns out to be far from the imagined romantic ideal.

Director: John Hillcoat | Stars: Tchéky Karyo, Rachel Griffiths, Steve Jacobs, Anni Finsterer

Votes: 138

9. Skullduggery (1970)

GP | 105 min | Adventure

4.7
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The missing-link is found on a safari in New Guinea. Is it human or animal?

Directors: Gordon Douglas, Richard Wilson | Stars: Burt Reynolds, Susan Clark, Roger C. Carmel, Paul Hubschmid

Votes: 274

10. The Gardener (2012)

87 min | Documentary, Drama

6.6
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65 Metascore

The Gardener is a surreal film made using documentary-style techniques via the cameras of father and son (the Makhmalbafs) who go to Israel to learn about a religion (Baha'i faith) that ... See full summary »

Director: Mohsen Makhmalbaf | Stars: Ririva Eona Mabi, Paula Asadi, Bal Kumari Gurung, Ian David Huang

Votes: 145

11. Chasing Asylum (2016)

90 min | Documentary

7.6
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Chasing Asylum tells the story of Australia's cruel, inhumane treatment of asylum seekers and refugees, examining the human, political, financial and moral impact of current and previous policy.

Director: Eva Orner | Stars: John Howard, Julia Gillard, Tony Abbott, Scott Morrison

Votes: 190

12. In a Savage Land (1999)

Not Rated | 115 min | Adventure, Drama

6.3
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Two anthropologists married to each other go to an island off of Papua New Guinea for field research in pre-World War II.

Director: Bill Bennett | Stars: Rufus Sewell, Martin Donovan, Maya Stange, Max Cullen

Votes: 405

13. First Contact (1982)

58 min | Documentary

7.7
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This documentary presents footage of the first contact between the highland tribes of Papua New Guinea, and European explorers. In the 1930s three Australian's, Michael, Daniel and James ... See full summary »

Directors: Robin Anderson, Bob Connolly | Stars: Richard Oxenburgh, Daniel Leahy, Mick Leahy, James Taylor

Votes: 153

14. Nuova Guinea, l'isola dei cannibali (1974)

100 min | Documentary, Horror

5.1
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Director: Akira Ide | Stars: Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II

Votes: 27

15. Chauka, Please Tell Us the Time (2017)

90 min | Documentary

8.2
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Chauka? An exotic punctual bird decorating a proud nation's flag or a terrifying solitary prison? Is it part of the identity of a tropical paradise or just an embarrassment for a civilized ... See full summary »

Directors: Behrouz Boochani, Arash Kamali Sarvestani | Star: Behrouz Boochani

Votes: 13

16. David Beckham: For the Love of the Game (2015 TV Movie)

Documentary, Biography, Sport

6.8
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A documentary with David Beckham, when he travels to seven continents and plays seven different kinds of soccer/football.

Director: Matt Smith | Stars: David Beckham, Dave Gardner, Simon Oliveira

Votes: 141

17. Biosphere (2014)

68 min | Documentary

7.5
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Biosphere is a groundbreaking non narrative documentary filmed in 4K around the globe in remote areas and dense cities showcasing our planet and its inhabitants in their daily lives.

Director: Jennifer Athena Galatis

Votes: 20

18. The Search for Michael Rockefeller (2011)

90 min | Documentary

6.3
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In 2007, filmmaker Fraser C. Heston discovered a cache of lost footage shot by adventure-author Milt Machlin during his expedition to the cannibal coast of New Guinea in 1969, in search of ... See full summary »

Directors: Fraser C. Heston, Milt Machlin | Stars: Miron Ashkenazy, J.O. Brew, Neil Dickson, Ken Dresser

Votes: 136

19. Kuru: The Science and the Sorcery (2010)

52 min | Documentary

8.3
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Director: Rob Bygott | Stars: Russ Harris, Michael Alpers, Pako Ombeya, Atenamu Bavasa

Votes: 27

20. Lukim Yu (2016)

83 min | Drama

8.9
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Melissa and John are worlds apart and when they meet, John's controversial ideas mean their conversations erupt in a fiery clash of minds.

Director: Christopher Anderson | Stars: Godfreeman Kaptigau, Tinzey Mau, Fabian Hera, Pauline Onsa

Votes: 8

21. I Am a Girl (2013)

88 min | Documentary, Biography

6.8
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Six girls coming of age, ready to become something extraordinary.

Director: Rebecca Barry | Star: Habiba

Votes: 90

22. Black Harvest (1992)

90 min | Documentary

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Joe Leahy is the half-caste son of one of the first explorers of the Papua New Guinean interior. His relations with the local Ganiga tribe who work his coffee plantation on their land are ... See full summary »

Directors: Robin Anderson, Bob Connolly

Votes: 146

23. The Coconut Revolution (2000 TV Movie)

50 min | Documentary

8.5
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This is the modern-day story of a native peoples' remarkable victory over Western Colonial power. A Pacific island rose up in arms against giant mining corporation Rio Tinto Zinc (RTZ) - and won despite a military occupation and blockade.

Director: Dom Rotheroe | Stars: Joseph Kabui, Francis Ona

Votes: 152

24. Les animaux amoureux (2007)

85 min | Documentary

6.8
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Documentary that shows different animal species from all over the world courting and mating.

Director: Laurent Charbonnier | Star: Cécile De France

Votes: 344

25. Elsewhere (2001)

240 min | Documentary

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During the year 2000 Geyrhalter and his teams travelled to a different destination each month, looking for places untouched by the millennium hysteria. Locations include Niger, Finland, ... See full summary »

Director: Nikolaus Geyrhalter

Votes: 112

26. The Genius and the Boys (2009 TV Movie)

Documentary

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The documentary investigates late American Nobel laureate Carleton Gajdusek's enigmatic discoveries. Gajdusek discovered mad cow disease on Papua New Guinea in the fifties, as well as ... See full summary »

Director: Bosse Lindquist | Stars: Michael Alpers, Warwick Anderson, Sena Anua, Carleton Gajdusek

Votes: 44

27. Rejsen (2017)

21 min | Short

9.0
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Director: Christoffer Boe | Stars: Ganga Prasad Bhattarai, Kishor Bhattarai, Nathan Heintz, Alain Hubert

Votes: 11

28. Sun Come Up (2011)

38 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure

7.3
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Sun Come Up tells the story of some of the world's first environmental refugees, the Carteret Islanders. The film follows relocation leader Ursula Rakova and a group of young families as ... See full summary »

Director: Jennifer Redfearn

Votes: 57

29. Roam (2011– )

22 min | Reality-TV

7.8
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Aussie travellers Tim Doyle and Tim Charody uncover incredible destinations and experiences not found in your average guidebook in this ten-part series.

The cheeky duo uncover their inner ... See full synopsis »

Stars: Tim Charody, Tim Doyle

Votes: 12

30. Savage Memory (2011)

80 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

7.5
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Savage Memory uses the controversies surrounding the legacy of the founding father of British Anthropology to explore powerful questions surrounding history and the ways in which it is ... See full summary »

Directors: Zachary Stuart, Kelly Thomson

Votes: 8

31. Attack! Battle of New Britain (1944)

Approved | 54 min | War, Documentary

6.5
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Documentary film depicting the attack by Allied forces on the Japanese strong-holds of Arawe Beach and Cape Gloucester, New Britain, in the South Pacific theatre of the Second World War in 1943.

Stars: Leo Genn, Burgess Meredith, Anthony Veiller, Walter Krueger

Votes: 65

32. Peace Child (1972)

Not Rated | 27 min | Short, Adventure, Drama

7.5
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Filmed in the unspoiled jungles of the Southwest Pacific, Peace Child dramatically portrays the startling reaction of stone-age people to the Gospel.

Director: Rolf Forsberg | Stars: Don Richardson, Rolf Forsberg

Votes: 18

33. Carnauba: A Son's Memoir (2001)

Not Rated | 57 min | Documentary

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A story about Sam Johnson reconnecting with his late father. Sam is the fourth generation leader of SC Johnson. In 1935, Sam's father flew from Racine, Wisconsin, to Fortaleza, Brazil in a ... See full summary »

Directors: Alex Albanese, Dugan Rosalini | Star: Gary Desbien

34. There Once was an Island: Te Henua e Nnoho (2010)

80 min | Documentary

8.0
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An island nation faces the reality of rising seas wiping them off the map.

Director: Briar March

Votes: 67

35. Betelnut Bisnis (2004)

52 min | Documentary

7.0
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In the Highlands of Papua New Guinea, a grass roots family makes a precarious living by trading in betelnut, one of the world's most widely used narcotics.

Director: Chris Owen

Votes: 5

36. Before It's Too Late: Papua New Guinea Land of the Unexpected (2004 TV Movie)

PG | 54 min | Documentary

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Deep in the heart of Papua New Guinea lies a species-rich rainforest, while its coast is fringed with rare unspoilt coral reef. Both areas provide habitat for some extraordinary creatures ... See full summary »

Directors: Geoff Hall, Mike Searle

37. Travel Wild (2012– )

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Star: Lin Sutherland

38. Tukana - husat i asua (1984)

120 min | Comedy, Drama

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Tells the story of a university drop out who returns to his village in Buka Passage, Bougainville. He drifts into rootlessness among bad companions, becoming progressively alienated from ... See full synopsis »

Directors: Chris Owen, Albert Toro | Stars: Albert Toro, Regina Talsa, Wenceslas Noruke, Timothy Hamanin

39. World Safari II: The Final Adventure (1984)

128 min | Documentary, Adventure

6.8
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Director: Alby Mangels | Stars: Viktor Breglec, Michelle Els, Judy Green, Alby Mangels

Votes: 14

40. Guardians of the Flutes (1994 TV Movie)

70 min | Documentary, War

9.3
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Star: Christian Rodska

Votes: 18

41. Mondo Kokoda (2018)

Documentary | Pre-production

To raise funds for the teachers of Menari State School in Papua New Guinea, a team from the Red and White Foundation embark on a trek through the infamous Kokoda Track.

Director: Patrick Moroney | Stars: Patrick Moroney, Alan Manning, Mark Moroney, Bernard Wright

42. Trappeurs de volcans (2010 TV Movie)

52 min | Documentary

7.4
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Whether the Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Colombia, Chile, Italy or Iceland, each of these countries is home to active volcanoes that are a threat to the populations settled at their feet.... See full summary »

Directors: François de Riberolles, Bertrand Loyer | Stars: Féodor Atkine, Jeremy Irons, Marie-Dominique Bayle, Marc Brunet

Votes: 8

43. Beyond Kokoda (2008)

116 min | Documentary

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Directors: Shaun Gibbons, Stig Schnell

44. Gow the Killer (1931)

Documentary

6.3
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Explorer Edward Salisbury takes an expedition across the Pacific Ocean to such exotic locales as Fiji, Samoa, Papua New Guinea and the New Hebrides Islands, and record the lives of the ... See full summary »

Director: Edward A. Salisbury | Stars: William Peck, Gow

Votes: 20

45. Papa Bilong Chimbu (2008)

54 min | Documentary

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In 1937 a young missionary, Father John Nilles, arrived in the highlands of Papua New Guinea. There he stayed for the next 54 years, living with the people of the Chimbu, learning their ... See full summary »

Director: Verena Thomas

46. Bougainville: Our Island, Our Fight (1998)

52 min | Documentary

8.3
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Documents an indigenous people who fight against a multinational mining company (Panguna copper mine) and government forces (PNG). The guerrillas relay the belief that they fight to defend their independence and preserve the local environment on the island of Bougainville.

Director: Wayne Coles-Janess | Stars: Joseph Kabui, Francis Ona

Votes: 23

47. Life Challenge Kokoda (2015 TV Movie)

90 min | Adventure

9.4
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Life Challenge Kokoda follows the treacherous 10-day journey of six Australians including Gyton Grantley as they undertake the notorious Kokoda Trail.

Director: Jonny Peters | Stars: Gyton Grantley, Ayeshah Rose, James Wallace, Alex Wileman

Votes: 5

48. Sleep When You're Dead (1990)

45 min | Documentary

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Imagine planning a great adventure - trekking through the dense jungles of Papua New Guinea, feasting on crocodile in a remote village, visiting an island of dragons, climbing the world's ... See full summary »

Director: Clem Maloney | Stars: Jaci Edwards, Clem Maloney, Hirokazu Shirado

49. My Brother Wartovo (1972)

55 min | Documentary

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Director: John Richardson | Stars: Johnson Takavong, Irima Wartovo, John Wartovo

50. ATRAXIA: Poodle Shaving for the Blind (2013)

86 min | Drama

5.8
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In a slightly super national print shop an abundance of manuals is produced. No problem, however peculiar, goes it without its brochures. Leaflets come to life, addressing manifold issues: ... See full summary »

Director: Sander Blom | Stars: Jung Sun den Hollander, Jason Gwen, Jenny Hsia, René Jonkers

Votes: 8