6.3/10
497
5 user 6 critic

Cedar Boys (2009)

A journey into the lives of young Middle Eastern men from Sydney's outer west with dreams and desires to better themselves and fit in

Director:

Serhat Caradee

Writers:

Serhat Caradee (screenplay), Serhat Caradee (story)
Reviews
1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Ghost Machine (2009)
Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Two technicians battle a vengeful spirit that has infected their stolen military software.

Director: Chris Hartwill
Stars: Sean Faris, Rachael Taylor, Luke Ford
Summer Coda (2010)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Hitchhiking home to a family she's never known, Heidi meets Michael. In the stunning orange groves of country Australia, they embark on an adventure, discovering their secrets and lives may be better shared.

Director: Richard Gray
Stars: Rachael Taylor, Alex Dimitriades, Daniel Frederiksen
Splinterheads (2009)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

When a traveling carnival comes to a small town, a lifelong slacker meets the girl of his dreams (Rachael Taylor) and wakes up to the life he has yet to begin living.

Director: Brant Sersen
Stars: Thomas Middleditch, Rachael Taylor, Christopher McDonald
The Moment I (2013)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

After a tumultuous affair between international photojournalist Lee (Jennifer Jason Leigh) and troubled writer John (Martin Henderson) ends in John's disappearance, Lee lands in a mental ... See full summary »

Director: Jane Weinstock
Stars: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Martin Henderson, Alia Shawkat
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Set in the multi-racial suburbs of Sydney, Lebanese-Australian John is released from goal to find his younger brother Charlie caught in the very same world of crime that put him behind bars.

Director: David Field
Stars: George Basha, Clare Bowen, Firass Dirani
Biography | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A film memoir based on NZ filmmaker Gaylene Preston's interviews with her father about his World War II experiences.

Director: Gaylene Preston
Stars: Tony Barry, Tai Berdinner-Blades, Rowan Bettjeman
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Ben (Josh Lawson) is a twenty-something up and coming marketing guru who is invited to his old school to speak at a careers event, which is also attended by Alex (Rachael Taylor), an old ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Sitch
Stars: Josh Lawson, Rachael Taylor, Daniel Henshall
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

The story of two college graduates from the Midwest who move to Los Angeles, where their love is tested for the first time.

Director: Matt Cooper
Stars: Martin Henderson, Piper Perabo, Jason Winer
House of Bond (2017)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

House of Bond tells the rags-to-riches-to-rags tale of controversial business tycoon Alan Bond from the 1960s to the 1990s. It follows the story of a cheeky, knockabout "Ten Pound Pom" who ... See full summary »

Stars: Ben Mingay, Adrienne Pickering, Anne Looby
Secrets & Lies (TV Series 2014)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A man who finds the body of a young boy quickly becomes the prime murder suspect, putting his life and his family at risk.

Stars: Martin Henderson, Anthony Hayes, Diana Glenn
White Orchid (2018)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A shy investigator assumes the identity of a small town murder victim in order to solve her gruesome death.

Director: Steve Anderson
Stars: Jennifer Beals, Janina Gavankar, Olivia Thirlby
Skagerrak (2003)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Skagerrak is the story of being hit by happiness when you least expect it. In their late twenties and tired of partying their way around the world, Danish Marie and Irish Sophie come ashore... See full summary »

Director: Søren Kragh-Jacobsen
Stars: Iben Hjejle, Bronagh Gallagher, Martin Henderson
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Rachael Taylor ... Amie
Martin Henderson ... Mathew
Bren Foster ... Jamal Ayoub
Ian Roberts ... Bell Room Door Man
Fayssal Bazzi ... Assad
Daniel Amalm ... Cassar
Sean Lynch ... Luke
Eli King ... Walid
Dan Mor ... Danny
Les Chantery Les Chantery ... Tarek Ayoub
Drew Pearson Drew Pearson ... Camera News Man
Serhat Caradee ... Zac
Vico Thai ... Police Officer
Erica Lovell ... Brigid
Jake Wall Jake Wall ... Simon
Edit

Storyline

A journey into the lives of young Middle Eastern men from Sydney's outer west with dreams and desires to better themselves and fit in

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

There are two types... See more »

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official Facebook

Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 July 2009 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Кедровые парни See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

AUD1,300,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$171,397
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Serhat Caradee made Cedar Boys in 26 days over 38 locations, which is a record for an Australian film. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great cast, script and direction
5 April 2012 | by psinclair-1See all my reviews

Don't you just love it when you're searching for some escapism and you accidentally come across a movie that you've never heard of and are impressed by it from start to finish. This movie is classy because it takes an old, predictable story line but makes you want to keep watching simply because of the quality of the film making. The acting is fantastic. The entire cast are totally believable (where are all these brilliant Aussie actors hiding?)The tension and suspense in the direction is enthralling. The dialogue is underplayed and the ominous cool of modern urban multiculturalism is portrayed with artistry. Great cast, script and especially insightful direction. Loved it!


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 5 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed