Australia

Australia (2008)

Australia first published by Film4 Summary: Following his ‘Red Curtain Trilogy’, poly-hyphenate Baz Luhrmann turns to national epic, in an optimistic tale of adventure, romance, war and racial reconciliation Down Under.    Review: Way back in 1915 when D.W. Griffiths made his Civil War and Reconstruction epic The Birth of a Nation, he may have been expanding…

Just Go With It (2011)

Review first appeared in Sight & Sound, April 2011 Synopsis: Just left heartbroken at his own wedding, Danny is drinking away his sorrows when he discovers ‘the power of the wedding ring’ to attract women looking for no-strings sex. Twenty years later, and practising plastic surgeon Danny still regularly uses the ring as a pick-up…