Each season of this multi award winning Television series takes you through a 13 episode run in the rise and fall of of real life Ausralian underworld figures as told from both sides of the... See full summary »
Five scenarios in which people have trouble distinguishing truth from illusions. Each segment reflects the motto of Voltaire's Candide: "Optimism is insisting everything is good, when everything is bad."
"I should like a new man to come. A perfect villain to come and fascinate me. And I should ask him quite humbly to lead me to my ruin." Promiscuous prophet or philandering fool? Mary ... See full summary »
An off-beat Comedy/Drama/Mystery series set in the small rural town of Fat Cow, Australia. Desperete to keep the dying community alive, Cassie Brown claims that 80's legend Rory Toogood ... See full summary »
Problematic but likable and underrated Australian drama series
The Cooks, based on Network TEN's low rating 2003 tele-movie/pilot "Temptation" was one of the lowest rating drama premieres and was quickly dumped in a late-night time-slot to waste away (TEN couldn't axe The Cooks as it would jeopardise their Australian content quota).
Starring up and coming actor Toby Schmitz and "SeaChange" star Kate Atkinson, the action took place in two competing restaurants in Sydney's inner west.
There were numerous problems with the series, namely a lack of chemistry between the cast and sketchy writing and plotting, but there were moments of freshness and some nice ideas.
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