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Two Hands – 1999 – Gregor Jordan – The Last New Wave

Two Hands – 1999 – Gregor Jordan – The Last New Wave

Heath Ledger had a few notable roles in his short career, but in relation to his Australian work, none were better than his role as Jimmy in Gregor Jordan’s 1999 crime flick, Two Hands. In this episode of The Last New Wave, Andrew is joined by Jairo from the True Bromance Film Podcast to discuss the film. Head over to Ozflix to watch great Australian films. Follow The Last New Wave on Facebo...[Read More]

June Australian Revelations Screening – Two Hands

June Australian Revelations Screening – Two Hands

Another month, another great Australian film is announced for the Revelation Film Festival monthly Australian Revelations screenings. This time it’s Gregor Jordan’s essential 1999 crime classic, Two Hands. Starring the great Heath Ledger and Rose Byrne in career launching roles, as well as the masterful Bryan Brown; Two Hands is an exercise in hilarity, tension, and pure crime cinema j...[Read More]

69 – The Handmaiden, The Neon Demon, Hell or High Water, The Meddler, De Palma

69 – The Handmaiden, The Neon Demon, Hell or High Water, The Meddler, De Palma

Explicit Content Ahh, welcome back? Are you still out there? How are you doing? Ok? It’s been a bit of a rough week hasn’t it? Lots of questions, no answers. Well, thankfully AB Film Review is here to provide more chaos. It’s unavoidable, we had to voice our opinion on the recent US election and Emperor President-Elect Trump’s ascension to power. After that madness subsides...[Read More]

56 – Bad Neighbours 2, Pawno, The Boss, A Month of Sundays, I Smile Back, Trumbo

56 – Bad Neighbours 2, Pawno, The Boss, A Month of Sundays, I Smile Back, Trumbo

Explicit Content This week we welcome the return of Seth Rogen and Rose Byrne in the Nick Stoller directed comedy sequel Bad Neighbours 2, or as you Americans might call it, Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising. We then split ways as Andrew discusses the Australian film Pawno and in turn also discusses why Australian cinema is so damn great and essential. Bernadette watched The Boss. Andrew discusses anot...[Read More]

Bad Neighbours 2

Bad Neighbours 2

Part of my excitement for going into the somewhat unexpected comedy sequel Bad Neighbours 2 (as it’s known in Australia) was getting to see the great on screen chemistry between leads Seth Rogen and Rose Byrne again. Knowing that the original films ‘villain’ Teddy (Zac Efron) would be back in some capacity as well made the prospect of watching this film all the more better. Notoriously, come...[Read More]

Spy Review

Spy Review

Bernadette Paul Feig and Melissa McCarthy reteam to bring audiences an action comedy with a hint of bond spoof. As in previous outings, Feig makes good use of a strong female supporting cast (most notably Miranda Hart and Rose Byrne). The film works best when McCarthy takes full flight in the field proving to be as adept at kicking ass as she is at the physical comedy and foul mouthed humour she i...[Read More]