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Check out the trailer for Benedict Cumberbatch’s thriller The Courier, now playing in cinemas
“I can’t believe I’m having lunch with spies. I’m just a salesman…” Don’t sell yourself short, Benny!
The badarse Ancient Roman series Domina arrives on Stan in May
This May, Stan is bringing us eight episodes of historical Rome from a rare female perspective.
How to watch Northern Territory period thriller High Ground in Australia
Simon Baker and Jacob Junior Nayinggul seek vengeance in 1930s outback Australia.
Australian trailer and release date: Bridgerton
Inspired by the best-selling novels, this ain’t your mama’s aristocratic period drama.
How to watch all of season six of Vikings in Australia
Inspired by tales of the Norsemen, this celebrated series is finally headed to Valhalla.
The Trial of the Chicago 7 is glorious courtroom confection, Aaron Sorkin style
Aaron Sorkin turns dry subjects—such as politics and legal matters—into irresistible confection.
Ethan Hawke is abolitionist John Brown in The Good Lord Bird, coming to Stan
Premiering on October 4, Stan’s new religious drama sounds thrilling and highly topical.
The inspiring Helen Reddy biopic I Am Woman is coming to Stan
Based on the life of a revolutionary Aussie songstress, the film will be available from August 28.
Kristen Stewart will play Princess Diana in Spencer. Here’s what we know so far
From Pablo Larraín, the director of the similarly insightful biopic Jackie, here comes another tale of a tragic icon.
Screen legend Kirk Douglas passes away at the age of 103
The Spartacus actor and father of Michael was one of the last living stars of Old Hollywood.
Taika Waititi’s ‘anti-hate satire’ Jojo Rabbit to close Jewish International Film Festival
Catch the Kiwi director’s Nazi comedy a month before the rest of Australia.
True History of the Kelly Gang is an electrifying reimagining of an Australian legend
This riveting Ned Kelly film has a striking visual style and a punk rock spirit.
12 incredible period dramas you can stream in Australia right now
This genre has it all, from sweeping tales of star-crossed romance to gritty thrillers about serial killers.
Why Mahershala Ali is everywhere at the moment – including the new comedy-drama Green Book
Mahershala Ali an excellent actor with a commanding presence.
Mary Queen of Scots is the uglier British cousin of Marie Antoinette
Don’t think this is a history lesson. Instead, come along for the ride.
Coming to terms with the self-sabotaging beauty of Roma
There are many things to consider about the beautiful way this film was shot.
Colette is a loving celebration of one the most extraordinary European women of the 20th century
Kiera Knightly shines in this biopic about artist Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette.
10 of the most striking actor transformations in cinema history
Christian Bale’s performance as Dick Cheney in Vice is nothing short of astonishing.