The Daily Mail and The Daily Telegraph ran two stories today with pics from the set of Hacksaw Ridge, including Hugo as Tom Doss – check out the pictures below!
Daily Mail Megan Pustetto November 24, 2015 Mel Gibson was seen for the first time directing his World War II drama Hacksaw Ridge in Sydney with actors Vince Vaughn, Andrew Garfield and Hugo Weaving. The Hollywood star struck a serious demeanor as he guided the actors through tense scenes shot in an eerie graveyard in […]
The Daily Telegraph November 24, 201 IT’S not every day that two of Australia’s best-known acting exports film in Sydney’s Centennial Park surrounded by fake headstones. Mel Gibson spent yesterday morning directing Hugo Weaving in a scene from the anticipated war movie Hacksaw Ridge. Weaving, 55, is playing the role of Tom Doss, the father […]
IF Don Groves November 10, 2015 The Australian films and feature documentaries released this year are set to surpass $80 million in B.O. receipts next week, an all-time record in dollars. Through last Sunday, the total including holdovers from previous years was $76.5 million, according to the MPDAA. As IF reported, the previous all-time box […]
Weekend Notes Kristel Rennai November 10, 2015 Twists, turns and ‘deadly’ fashion If you have heard of the film, The Dressmaker and written it off as a flouncy, la-di-da flick about a lady making pretty dresses, think again. Dramatic, romantic, mysterious, funny and epitomising enthralling, stylised storytelling are all ways to describe the film, which […]
If you still need convincing to get your own copy of Healing or simply enjoy seeing some of the scenes again, here’s a playlist with my personal favourites from Craig Monahan’s movie – enjoy!
Interviews keep pouring in, and the latest one is from The Final Cut with Jason Di Rosso, a truly insightful interview.
YahooTV Melissa Ilaria October 30, 2015 Veteran actor Hugo Weaving plays a small town police sergeant with a secret in his latest film, set in a fictional outback Australian town. In a tiny dusty outback town in the 1950s, everyone harbours a secret – even the police sergeant, played by Hugo Weaving, who likes to […]
Bent Thumbs October 29, 2015 Cinema Nova, 05/10 6:30pm Running time: 118m Country: Australia Classification: M (Mature themes, violence, coarse language and sexual references) Release date: 29/10/15 Cost: $0.00 (AFI member screening) Rating: 10/10 (ME 5/5, DP 5/5) It’s 1951 and Myrtle ‘Tilly’ Dunnage (Kate Winslet with a flawless Australian accent) returns from Paris to […]
Spicy Pulp Samuel Hames October 29, 2015 Revenge is an occasion to dress up for, and that’s just what the brilliant Kate Winslet does as dressmaker Myrtle “Tilly” Dunnage in Jocelyn Moorhouse’s superb new filmThe Dressmaker. Here’s a quick synopsis: In the 1950s, Myrtle “Tilly” Dunnage returns to her Australian hometown of Dungatar to take care […]