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Ram Charan, rear, as Rama Raju and N.T. Rama Rao Jr as Komaram Bheem in the blockbuster RRR.

How the most expensive Indian movie ever made conquered the world

RRR is one of the biggest Indian movies of all time, at home, in Australia, and on Netflix. But there’s more to the picture than mad action and splashy effects.

  • by Karl Quinn
Gru (voiced by Steve Carell), centre, with Kevin and Stuart in a scene from Minions: The Rise of Gru.

The new Minions is relentless. It will make your ears ring and your eyes pop

The franchise’s fifth movie delivers an overdose of noise and movement, and the voices of Steve Carell, Julie Andrews, Jean-Claude Van Damme and Michelle Yeoh.

  • by Sandra Hall

TV & radio

Julie Goodwin in MasterChef Australia: Fans & Favourites

Not lying down: Julie Goodwin on her competitive side and watching herself on TV

The original MasterChef winner thought she was asked back this season as a novelty, but has even surprised herself.

  • by Ben Pobjie
SeaChange stars Sigrid Thornton and David Wenham.

‘They’re happy memories’: Thornton, Wenham join ABC’s SeaChange cast reunion

Amid the fanfare and nostalgia of the ABC’s two-hour 90th birthday event are two special reunions.

  • by Bridget McManus



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