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Bodyline (TV Mini-series)Bodyline (TV Mini-series) (1984)
Feat. Gary Sweet, Hugo Weaving
A classy TV drama which follows the infamous 1932–33 cricket tour of Australia by the English team led by Douglas Jardine (Weaving). The…
Melba (TV Mini-series)Melba (TV Mini-series) (1987)
Dir. Rodney Fisher
Feat. Linda Cropper, Tom Burlinson, Hugo Weaving
Biopic of famed Australian opera singer Dame Nellie Melba, whose professional veneer hid a tumultuous private life, her struggles to provide as a…
Bangkok Hilton (Mini-Series)Bangkok Hilton (Mini-Series) (1989)
Dir. Ken Cameron
Feat. Nicole Kidman, Hugo Weaving, Denholm Elliott
Gripping mini series with Kidman giving a dynamite performance as a young woman sent to the horrific "Bangkok Hilton" prison, after being tricked…
ProofProof (1991) Aro Favourite
Dir. Jocelyn Moorhouse
Feat. Hugo Weaving, Russell Crowe, Genevieve Picot
Near–perfect little drama makes the most of its intriguing premise; a blind photographer interprets the world by having his photographs…
FraudsFrauds (1992)
Dir. Stephan Elliot
Feat. Phil Collins, Hugo Weaving, Nicholas Hammond
Phil Collins plays a smooth–talking, sleazy insurance investigator hell bent on making life miserable for a young couple who have made a claim.…
Reckless Kelly (1993)
Dir. Yahoo Serious
Feat. Yahoo Serious, Melora Hardin, Alexei Sayle
One–man–movie–machine Yahoo Serious follows up YOUNG EINSTEIN with another zany send–up of a famous historical figure. This…
Priscilla - Queen of the DesertPriscilla - Queen of the Desert (1994) Recommended
Dir. Stephan Elliot
Feat. Terence Stamp, Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce
Three drag queens drive to Alice Springs in a bus called Priscilla. A perfect ensemble cast make this classic "out" in the outback roadtrip as…
Interview, TheInterview, The (1998) Recommended
Dir. Craig Monahan
Feat. Hugo Weaving
Sleek, edgy Aussie drama works a detailed script and a sharp cast to pile layers of ambiguity and guilt into a standard interrogation premise. Winner…
Matrix, TheMatrix, The (1998) Recommended
Dir. Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Feat. Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Hugo Weaving
Computer hacker Keanu Reeves is singled out by a high–tech guerilla network and trained as an operative to seize power from the evil guardians…
Strange PlanetStrange Planet (1998)
Dir. Emma-Kate Croghan
Feat. Claudia Karvan, Hugo Weaving, Naomi Watts
Three girl–friends and three guy–friends collide by chance for New Years Eve in a remote beach–house, mixing–n–matching…
Bedrooms and HallwaysBedrooms and Hallways (1999) Aro Favourite
Dir. Rose Troche
Feat. Kevin McKidd, Hugo Weaving, Jennifer Ehle
Utterly delightful relationship comedy about men, and gay men in particular, but appealing to human beings of any of the three sexual orientations…
Magic Pudding, TheMagic Pudding, The (2000)
Feat. Sam Neill, Geoffrey Rush, Hugo Weaving
Based on Norman Lindsay's hilarious classic book about Albert, a magic pudding and his three companions who must defend him against the Pudding…
Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the RingLord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) Aro Favourite
Dir. Peter Jackson
Feat. Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler
Monumental fantasy–epic and filmmaking accomplishment for local–boy–made–good Peter Jackson, transmutes the first part of J R…
Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring (Extended Edition)Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring (Extended Edition) (2001)
Dir. Peter Jackson
Feat. Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler
Monumental fantasy–epic and filmmaking accomplishment for local–boy–made–good Peter Jackson, transmutes the first part of J R…
Russian DollRussian Doll (2001)
Dir. Stavros Kazantzidis
Feat. Sacha Horler, David Wenham, Hugo Weaving
Horler plays a Russian 'mail order bride' who migrates to Australia but finds the groom has perished in the interim. Stuck with a fairly obvious…
Old Man Who Read Love Stories, TheOld Man Who Read Love Stories, The (2001)
Dir. Rolf De Heer
Feat. Richard Dreyfuss, Timothy Spall, Hugo Weaving
Acclaimed Australian dir. De Heer seeks to transport his touch for creating dramatic fables into deepest Amazonia, with Dreyfuss playing a cranky…
Matrix Reloaded, TheMatrix Reloaded, The (2002)
Dir. Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski
Feat. Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss
Not called "reloaded" for no reason, the video–game influence presides over this second chapter of the Matrix trilogy – a sequel…
After the Deluge (TV Series)After the Deluge (TV Series) (2003)
Feat. David Wenham, Hugo Weaving, Ray Barrett
A heartfelt and critically acclaimed teledrama about the troubled lives of three brothers and their father, who is disturbed by memories of WWII.…
Matrix RevolutionsMatrix Revolutions (2003)
Dir. Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski
Feat. Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Hugo Weaving
The 'Matrix Trilogy' concludes in a green–tinged maelstrom of CGI–enhanced action and conceptual confusion. Trinity (Moss) and…
Little FishLittle Fish (2005) Recommended
Dir. Rowan Woods
Feat. Cate Blanchett, Sam Neill, Hugo Weaving
Another bleakly intense and beautiful drama from the dir. of THE BOYS, here depicting the efforts of a heroin addict (Blanchett) to put her life back…
V for VendettaV for Vendetta (2005) Recommended
Dir. James McTeigue
Feat. Natalie Portman, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Rea
Set in the year 2020, this dystopian thriller adapts Alan Moore's graphic novel about a world where deadly viruses have wiped out most of America and…
Happy FeetHappy Feet (2006) Recommended
Dir. George Miller
Feat. Robin Williams, Elijah Wood, Hugh Jackman
A winning animated tale of all–singing, all–dancing penguins in Antarctica, with Elijah Woods as the vocally–challenged 'Mumble'…
In the Company of ActorsIn the Company of Actors (2007)
Dir. Ian Darling
Feat. Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving, Aden Young
A peek behind the curtain reveals the magic and struggle of creating theatre in this insightful documentary. From a rehearsal room in Sydney…
Tender Hook, TheTender Hook, The (2008)
Dir. Jonathan Ogilvie
Feat. Rose Byrne, Hugo Weaving, Matthew Le Nevez
Noted for its production design and cinematography, this film captures the visual mood of 1920s Sydney to enfold a melodrama of corruption,…
Last RideLast Ride (2009)
Dir. Glendyn Ivin
Feat. Hugo Weaving, Tom Russell
Hugo Weaving toughens up as a violent, quick–tempered low–life whose desperation and escalating crimes result in him fleeing across South…
Wolfman, TheWolfman, The (2010)
Dir. Joe Johnston
Feat. Benicio Del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt
Disjointed remake of the Lon Chaney classic stars Benicio Del Toro as the broody beast, helplessly chowing down on Victorian London. Although the…
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga' HooleLegend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga' Hoole (2010) Recommended
Dir. Zack Snyder
Feat. Jim Sturgess, Hugo Weaving, Helen Mirren
A young owl who is abducted by an evil Owl army, and must escape with newfound friends to seek out the legendary Guardians to stop the menace.…
Oranges and SunshineOranges and Sunshine (2010)
Dir. Jim Loach
Feat. Hugo Weaving, Emily Watson, David Wenham
Dir. Jim Loach (son of Ken) tackles the scandalous post–war history of Britain's deportation of lower class children to the colonies –…
Captain America: The First AvengerCaptain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Dir. Joe Johnston
Feat. Chris Evans, Hayley Atwell, Tommy Lee Jones
Marvel's iconic superhero is reborn in this big, brash blockbuster, about a feeble military reject who is transformed into an ultimate solider by a…
Happy Feet 2Happy Feet 2 (2011)
Dir. George Miller
Feat. Elijah Wood, Robin Williams, Sofia Vergara
The all–singing, all–dancing Emperor penguins return to tap up a storm while facing the ever apparent consequences of climate change in…
Cloud AtlasCloud Atlas (2012) Aro Favourite
Dir. Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski, Tom Tykwer
Feat. Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Jim Broadbent
An awe–inspiring cinematic epic that adapts David Mitchell's ambitious and 'unfilmable' novel as an 'auteur blockbuster' and genuine…
Mystery RoadMystery Road (2013) Recommended
Dir. Ivan Sen
Feat. Aaron Pedersen, Hugo Weaving, Ryan Kwanten
In this sparse and evocative Outback murder mystery, a detective returns to his fractured hometown to investigate the death of a young girl.
Turning, TheTurning, The (2013) Recommended
Dir. Jonathan auf der Heide, Tony Ayres, Jub Clerc
Feat. Cate Blanchett, Rose Byrne, Hugo Weaving
Tim Winton's epic collection of short stories is adapted into 17 distinct yet interlocking narratives about the turning points in a spectrum of…
Mule, TheMule, The (2014)
Dir. Tony Mahony, Angus Sampson
Feat. Hugo Weaving, Angus Sampson, Leigh Whannell
Penned by SAW screenwriter Leigh Whannell, this hard case Ocker black comedy follows a naive drug mule as he tries to outwit the law after being…
HealingHealing (2014)
Dir. Craig Monahan
Feat. Hugo Weaving, Don Hany, Xavier Samuel
A poignant, sensitively delivered drama of prisoner rehabilitation, centred on a long–serving inmate who joins a special program that pairs men…
StrangerlandStrangerland (2015)
Dir. Kim Farrant
Feat. Nicole Kidman, Hugo Weaving, Joseph Fiennes
Twisty Australian thriller has a family finding their life in a rural outback town rocked after their two teenage children disappear into the desert,…
Dressmaker, TheDressmaker, The (2015) Recommended
Dir. Jocelyn Moorhouse
Feat. Kate Winslet, Judy Davis, Liam Hemsworth
Kate Winslet cuts a dashing figure (and a true–blue Aussie accent) as a talented dressmaker who returns home from Paris to the tiny isolated…
Hacksaw RidgeHacksaw Ridge (2016) Recommended
Dir. Mel Gibson
Feat. Andrew Garfield, Teresa Palmer, Vince Vaughn
The true World War II story of a conscientious objector who, at the Battle of Okinawa, won the Medal of Honor for his bravery and regard for his…
Jasper JonesJasper Jones (2016)
Dir. Rachel Perkins
Feat. Levi Miller, Aaron L. McGrath, Angourie Rice
A nostalgic portrait of Australian childhood in the summer of '69 that tells the story of a bookish boy who finds himself caught up in a local murder…
Patrick Melrose (TV Series)Patrick Melrose (TV Series) (2018) Recommended
Feat. Benedict Cumberbatch, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Hugo Weaving
5–part miniseries based on the acclaimed novels by Edward St. Aubyn in which Benedict Cumberbatch plays an aristocratic and outrageously funny…
Mortal EnginesMortal Engines (2018) Recommended
Dir. Christian Rivers
Feat. Hera Hilmar, Hugo Weaving, Robert Sheehan
Peter Jackson produced fantasy epic set in a post–apocalyptic future, where cities survive by moving around on giant wheels and devouring…
Black '47Black '47 (2018)
Dir. Lance Daly
Feat. James Frecheville, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Rea
A harrowing revenge thriller set in 1847 during the Irish Famine, where an ranger abandons his post in the British Army to return to his family as…

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