Anthony Morris

Anthony Morris is a freelance film and television writer. He’s been a regular contributor to The Big Issue, Empire Magazine, Junkee, Broadsheet, The Wheeler Centre and Forte Magazine, where he’s currently the film editor. Other publications he’s contributed to include Vice, The Vine, Kill Your Darlings (where he was their online film columnist), The Lifted Brow, Urban Walkabout and Spook Magazine. He’s the co-author of hit romantic comedy novel The Hot Guy, and he’s also written some short stories he’d rather you didn’t mention. You can follow him on Twitter @morrbeat and read some of his reviews on the blog It’s Better in the Dark.

Anthony's Latest Articles

Penn Badgley and Victoria Pedretti in YOU S3
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TV Review: 'You' S3 on Netflix pivots perfectly to satire

TV's most romantic serial killer struggles with marriage and early parenthood and it's loads of fun to watch.

Sarah Kendall as Sammy in Frayed
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TV Review: Frayed S2 has lost none of its edge

Sarah Kendall's dramedy keeps the laughs coming, even after the bodies hit the floor.

Caleb Landry Jones in Nitram
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Film Review: Nitram is hard to pin down

If you're looking for outrage - or insight - Nitram won't be for you, but the artistry and performances are…

Australian Gangster
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TV Review: Australian Gangster doesn't fulfil 'instagangster' promise

Legal complications made this true story about Pasquale Barbaro tricky to tell. Writer-director Gregor Jordan works hard to inject energy.

Christiaan Van Vuuren and friend in Big Deal
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Film Review: Big Deal is a blunt call to action

More informative than flashy, Christiaan Van Vuuren and Craig Reucassel put jokes aside to focus on the all-pervading rot of…

Clickbait on Netflix
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TV Review: Netflix 'Clickbait' is polished pulp storytelling

The Melbourne-made Netflix series is bingeworthy, shocking, but a little hollow, writes Anthony Morris

Cast of RFDS, courtesy Seven
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TV Review: RFDS: Royal Flying Doctor Service lifts off safely

Outback locations, likeable characters and true to life medical procedures make Endemol/Seven's next gen Flying Doctors a sure bet at…

Mark Wahlberg in Infinite. Photo: Paramount Plus
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Film Review: Infinite is an entertaining mess

Infinite is entertaining, you don’t have to pay too much attention, and afterwards you’ll be asking yourself 'did I really…

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TV Review: Rosehaven S5 is a Tassie holiday away with good friends

Anthony Morris sings the praises of the ABC's consistently charming Tasmanian comedy as it launches its final season.

The Cheap Seats
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TV Review: The Cheap Seats has decent jokes and lots of them

The latest topical comedy from Working Dog does the job well, says Anthony Morris.

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