Australia

Australia

By Baz Luhrmann

  • Genre: Romance
  • Release Date: 2009-04-27
  • Advisory Rating: 12
  • Runtime: 2h 45min
  • Director: Baz Luhrmann
  • Production Company: Bazmark Films
  • Production Country: Australia, United States of America, United Kingdom
  • iTunes Price: GBP 7.99
  • iTunes Rent Price: GBP 3.49
6.4/10
6.4
From 874 Ratings

Description

In this epic directed by Baz Luhrmann, Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman. Rather than sell her late husband's rundown Australian cattle station so that she can resume her life in London on the brink of WWII, a young widow embarks on an arduous cattle drive to keep the place running, and not only falls in love with her loner manager, but become a surrogate mother to a half-caste aboriginal boy.

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  • Truly Dreadful

    1
    By sausage n mustard
    Portentious, tacky, risible script, appalling cgi, drags on interminably. Each moment of it, feels like fingernails down a blackboard.
  • Super

    5
    By jaguarsurf
    I only recently watched tis film after the bad press, but it is epic, and enjoyable had me gripped all the way through, top class.
  • Epic

    5
    By great marauder
    Cheesy but worth it. Hugh Jackman is the sexiest man alive and Nicole Kidman is great as al ways. Makes you want to go and live with the Aborigines. Absolutely loved it.
  • Great

    5
    By Matt Broadway-Horner has a new
    It has all the ingredients of a great movie, fantasy, adventure, drama, landscape, humor and tears. The 3 hrs were a pleasure and not a chore like some epics.
  • Rubbish

    1
    By Milk and Cookies (yum!)
    Title says all.
  • By Australians for Australians

    1
    By Alex Taylor
    Cheap, naff, utterly hackneyed sentimental clap trap. If you're expecting an ozzie take on 'Far and Away' prepare to be sorely disappointed. The potential of this film was phenomenal - the cadre, the cast and the plot were all there. The delivery almost defies disbelief. If you want proper camp rent 'Priscilla', if you want proper comedy rent 'Crocodile Dundee' and if you want real ozzie drama rent 'A Cry In The Dark'. Ozzie films can be great. Apparently this one caved under the pressure to deliver.
  • Australia (A must to watch and watch and watch and w........)

    5
    By brydon
    Do always like romance type movies, but this one was exceptional not soppy. It told a story that you could get involved in the Characters were so real
  • dire

    1
    By spacecad
    Watched it with my Family had the making of a great storyline and Film. The scenary was invredible but just so dull nothing happening, had such potential
  • Amazing

    5
    By MarkCrooks
    Thought it was one of the best movies i have ever seen. Watched it two days in a row it was sooooo good!!!!! Couldn't have made it better. All the actors were brilliant and a good action film to...
  • Brilliant

    5
    By NicholaABC
    I saw this film on Jan 1st 09 and made my day, loved it but was really annoyed that the film reviews said otherwise, but i recommend it! Brill

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