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It’s convoluted and overly long, but The Last Duel is a compelling examination of female victimhood
Ridley Scott’s medieval drama uses a compelling ‘he said, he said, she said’ structure to tell its (exhaustive) tale.
Epic Australian western New Gold Mountain arrives soon on SBS on Demand
The as-yet-untold story of Australia’s migrant miners, combining together epic western and murder mystery elements.
Everything we know about Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol: its plot, stars, and where to watch
Australian actor Ashley Zukerman is the new Robert Langdon, combining mystery and history on your small screen.
Towering historical biopic Eiffel is now playing in select Australian cinemas
“A tower. 300 meters, made of metal. Defying gravity, the elements. This tower is Paris.”
Impeachment: American Crime Story turns fascinating history into lurid melodrama
Ryan Murphy’s campy shows have never been unimpeachable, but this one feels like a real missed opportunity.
Trailer and release date for Ridley Scott’s 14th century epic The Last Duel
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon get medieval on each other’s asses. More like BAD Will…Slaying…am I right…
Controversial Port Arthur massacre movie Nitram just premiered at Cannes – here’s the early reviews
US actor Caleb-Landry Jones just won Best Actor at Cannes for his murderous main role, before it arrives soon in Australian cinemas.
Australian trailer and release date: Dreamland, starring Margot Robbie
Margot Robbie and Finn Cole are in love and on the run from the law in this gorgeously shot crime romance.
Australian trailer and release date: The Crown season 4
Arriving soon on Netflix, the series’ fourth season pushes us closer to the Royal’s recent history.
How to watch Mank in Australia
Gary Oldman is in prosthetics again as Herman J. Mankiewicz, the screenwriter behind Citizen Kane.
Upcoming Australian film The Furnace is a western about our ‘Ghan’ cameleers
David Wenham and Ahmed Malek, on the run in the vast Australian desert.
Check out the trailer and Australian release date for Marie Curie biopic Radioactive
From Gone Girl to Glow Girl, Rosamund Pike stars as the groundbreaking scientist Curie.
Australian trailer and release date: Ammonite, starring Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan
Looks like another heartbreaking queer love story starring two of this generation’s greatest actors.
Acclaimed Australian drama Acute Misfortune is now available to stream on Stan
The film tells the story of troubled Australian artist Adam Cullen’s final years.
Harriet is a stirring historical epic about abolitionist Harriet Tubman
Harriet Tubman’s life makes for incredible source material and this film does a sterling job hitting the key points,
Marcel Marceau biopic Resistance should pack more of a punch
Jesse Eisenberg plays the legendary Marcel Marceau in a biopic that has its merits but leaves you wanting more.
Hilarious historical satire The Great might become your new favourite show
Elle Fanning and Nicholas Hoult shine in this historical comedy.
5 Australian historical events that would make great movies
Australian history has plenty of material for would-be auteurs to plunder.
‘Downright liberating’: the first reviews for Greta Gerwig’s Little Women are in
Ronan, Pugh, and Gerwig’s “modern eye” are being hailed by 98% of critics.
A massive line-up of original Australian content is coming to Stan this summer
Movie premieres, new drama and returning comedy series arrive in the next month.
How to watch Chernobyl in Australia
The five-part HBO drama Chernobyl has quickly become one of the most talked about TV shows of the year.
Knock Down the House and Peterloo make perfect post-election palate cleansers
Tired of the endless waffle coming from our political leaders? These two films might be just what the doctor ordered.