Netflix is about to purchase the works of the late British novelist Roald Dahl, people with knowledge of the matter say, with a deal potentially to be announced in days.
- by Lucas Shaw
The actor said writers should create roles “just as good as James Bond, but for a woman”.
- by Anita Singh
Steven Soderbergh’s filmography clocks in at $US2.2 billion in box office receipts, but his new movie has skipped cinemas.
- by Michael Idato
Too much is left unexplained and unexplored in Streamline’s portrait of a troubled young swimmer whose mind and spirit are falling apart.
- by Paul Byrnes
Hundreds of teenagers queued for hours to get a seat at the Australian premiere of Rock Around the Clock, a film which had caused riots overseas.
- by Staff reporter
There’s more than a little nod to Rear Window in this erotic thriller, but with a bare fraction of the master’s storytelling skill.
- by Jake Wilson
Sydney’s Film Club and Melbourne’s Picture Search are now oddities, but hold the key to niche and classic films not accessible on streaming platforms.
- by Barry Divola
The trailer for the long-time-coming sequel includes many of the touchstones of the dazzling first movie.
- by Garry Maddox