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Shane Warne pictured in his playing days, from the new documentary Shane.
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Film Review: Shane – nice story, heavy spin

Celebrity connections abound but surely more could have been made of Warne’s intelligence and tenacity?

Cate Blanchett and Bradley Cooper look into the camera in a still from Nightmare Alley.
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Film Review: Nightmare Alley, by Guillermo del Toro

Bradley Cooper, Cate Blanchett, Mara Rooney, Toni Collette and Willem Dafoe lead the way in del Toro's stylish adaptation of…

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Film Review: Gold (it's good as)

A beautifully shot Australian outback thriller in which a bad situation only gets worse? Yes please.

Actors Isla Fisher and Josh Gad look at the viewer from behind a curtain in a publicity shot for Wolf Like Me.
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TV Review: Wolf Like Me

Writer-director Abe Forsythe of Little Monsters and Down Under delivers a romance with wit, pathos … and claws.

Himesh Patel as Jeevan and Matilda Lawson as Kirsten in Station Eleven
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TV Review: 'Station Eleven' champions human creativity and care

This post-apocalyptic drama series on Stan avoids the cliches of the genre. Reviewer Mel Campbell finds it fresh and inspiring.

Will Smith, Demi Singleton & Saniyya Sidney in the film 'King Richard'
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Film Review: King Richard is a revealing portrait

With Serena and Venus Williams as producers, this 'authorised' story still presents an enjoyably nutty and nuanced Sports Dad.

Cast members of Love Me on Binge.
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TV Review: 'Love Me' offers lush, cosmopolitan escapism

The new Binge drama explores love at many stages. It shows Melbourne at its glossy best and treats mature characters…

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Film Review: 'I'm Wanita' isn't just another 'Star is Born' story

Matthew Walker's award-winning documentary follows a one-woman hurricane as she sings her way to Nashville.

Firebite vampire series AMC+
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TV Review: Firebite is fang warfare, Australian style

Co-produced with US network AMC, Warwick Thornton and Brendan Fletcher’s supernatural thriller Firebite puts a distinct and deadly Indigenous spin…

Timothée Chalamet and Rebecca Ferguson star in 'Dune'. Image: Warner Bros.
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Film Review: Dune deserves the biggest screen you can find

Denis Villeneuve's version of this intergalactic epic is huge and impressive, with warm human touches.

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