MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 14,216 this week

A Matter of Life (2001)

8.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.2/10 from 16 users  
Reviews: write review

A comic tale of the great lengths a passionate gardener will go to in order to save his dying plant.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Related News

James Cameron's Avatar: five years on
| Den of Geek

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 titles
created 30 Apr 2011
 
a list of 36 titles
created 15 Sep 2011
 

Related Items

Search for "A Matter of Life" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: A Matter of Life (2001)

A Matter of Life (2001) on IMDb 8.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of A Matter of Life.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Gettin' Square is about starting over, keeping clean and going straight. Barry Wirth is fresh out of prison and determined to stay on the straight and narrow. But like his mate Johnny 'Spit... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Teplitzky
Stars: Sam Worthington, David Wenham, Timothy Spall
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Left without men in the dying days of the American Civil War, three Southern women - two sisters and one African-American slave - must fight to defend their home and themselves from two rogue soldiers who have broken off from the fast-approaching Union Army.

Director: Daniel Barber
Stars: Brit Marling, Hailee Steinfeld, Muna Otaru
Macbeth I (2006)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A contemporary retelling of Shakespeare's "Macbeth" set in the ganglands of Melbourne.

Director: Geoffrey Wright
Stars: Chloe Armstrong, Hannah Griffith, Kate Bell
Crime | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

In the Texas bayous, a local homicide detective teams up with a cop from New York City to investigate a series of unsolved murders.

Director: Ami Canaan Mann
Stars: Sam Worthington, Chloë Grace Moretz, Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Drift II (2013)
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

In the 70s two brothers battle killer waves, conservative society and ruthless bikers to kick-start the modern surf industry.

Directors: Ben Nott, Morgan O'Neill
Stars: Myles Pollard, Xavier Samuel, Sam Worthington
Action | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Taking place towards the end of WWII, 500 American Soldiers have been entrapped in a camp for 3 years. Beginning to give up hope they will ever be rescued, a group of Rangers goes on a dangerous mission to try and save them.

Director: John Dahl
Stars: Benjamin Bratt, Joseph Fiennes, James Franco
Rogue (2007)
Action | Adventure | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

An American journalist on assignment in the Australian outback encounters a man-eating crocodile while trapped on a rapidly flooding mud island.

Director: Greg McLean
Stars: Michael Vartan, Radha Mitchell, Sam Worthington
Hart's War (2002)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A law student becomes a lieutenant during World War II, is captured and asked to defend a black prisoner of war falsely accused of murder.

Director: Gregory Hoblit
Stars: Bruce Willis, Colin Farrell, Terrence Howard
Water Rats (1996–2001)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Beneath its surface exists a playground for the murky underworld, a place of illicit rubbish dumps. pollution hazards, the remnants of huge drug hauls, and a graveyard of bodies from years ... See full summary »

Stars: Brett Partridge, Peter Bensley, Toni Scanlan
Action | Thriller

An assassin helps a young woman avenge the death of her family.

Director: Jonathan Mostow
Stars: Sam Worthington, Odeya Rush, Allen Leech
Two Twisted (TV Series 2005)
Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

'Two Twisted' follows on from the 'Twisted Tales'(1996) series produced by Australian actor/producer Bryan Brown. These Australian series' follow the tradition of 'Alfred Hitchcock Presents... See full summary »

Stars: Waseem Khan, Bryan Brown, Valentino del Toro
Drama

A grieving man receives a mysterious, personal invitation to meet with God at a place called "The Shack."

Director: Stuart Hazeldine
Stars: Sam Worthington, Radha Mitchell, Octavia Spencer
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Suicidal Sue
...
Our Hero
Edit

Storyline

A comic tale of the great lengths a passionate gardener will go to in order to save his dying plant.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

plant | gardener | See All (2) »

Taglines:

It's a matter of Life or Death

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

January 2001 (Australia)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Sam Worthington won the Best Actor Award at the 2001 Tropfest Filmfestival for his role in this film. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
FIlm available online??? DesmondLowry
Discuss A Matter of Life (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?