The Keeper tells the extraordinary love story between a young English woman and a German PoW, who together overcome prejudice, public hostility, and personal tragedy. While visiting a PoW ... See full summary »
In August 1966, in a Vietnamese rubber plantation called Long Tan, 108 young and inexperienced Australian and New Zealand soldiers are fighting for their lives against 2500 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong soldiers.
Lauren and Ned are engaged, they are in love, and they have just ten days to find Lauren's mother who has gone AWOL somewhere in the remote far north of Australia, reunite her parents and pull off their dream wedding.
Claire, a 50-year-old divorced teacher, creates a fake Facebook profile of a 24-year-old woman. She finds a photo of a pretty young brunette and uses it. She has created an entirely fictional character, but why?
Set in 1825, Clare, a young Irish convict woman, chases a British officer through the rugged Tasmanian wilderness, bent on revenge for a terrible act of violence he committed against her family. On the way she enlists the services of an Aboriginal tracker named Billy, who is also marked by trauma from his own violence-filled past.
The 'Palm Beach' title is, according to David Stratton in his book 'The Last New Wave' (1980) when writing about the earlier 'Palm Beach' (1980) movie which also starred Bryan Brown, a name that "refers to a beach at the tip of Sydney's northern peninsula where the population is a mixture of the affluent, the artistic (several filmmakers live in the area) and what used to be called the beach bums". See more »
OMG, Avalon Cinema was packed for this afternoon's session!! Took me back to the surfing movies we went to see there in late 60's!! And everyone was coming out with a smile ... great honest story, fantastic music, jaw-dropping scenery, stunning cinematography and much loved actors!! Make sure you see it!! 🎥💓🌴
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