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Just now, cultfilman said:

Good deduction but no. Someone got it ..Cosi.

 

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30 minutes ago, blybo said:

Cosi. A great film! Toni Collette showed she could sing too.

well done @blybo. Wanna post one. Can we also post pics here?

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2 hours ago, Peter the Greek said:

This is a WAY better list IMO. What rock is anyone under to not list Shine or Picnic at Hanging Rock......

 

Interesting omission being Crocodile Dundee (not you @cultfilman ) the 25 list.....it'd be on mine....(flame suit on, possibly the squeal too)  

 

Moulin Rouge! does anyone actually like that film? serious question, I've not met anyone who does. Or rather, would want to watch it again.

 

What about "The Jammed"?

many thanks @Peter the Greek. Name your top 10 or 20.

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1 hour ago, Janjuc said:

 

Interesting that there is no film on the list before 2000, they missed the rebirth of the late 60s and 70s :sad:

 

A few that I enjoyed.

 

The Cars That Ate Paris

 

Sunday Too Far Away

 

Wake In Fright

 

Mad Max 1 & 2

 

Dimboola

 

Newsfront

 

The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith

 

Breaker Morant

 

Stone

 

Forty Thousand Horsemen

 

They're A Weird Mob

 

Gallipoli 

 

Malcolm

 

Proof

 

Death In Brunswick

 

Romper, Stomper

 

Bad Boy Bubbie

 

Angel Baby

 

The Castle

 

Two Hands

 

Cosi

 

and many, many more.

 

JJ

@janjuc Quite a few of those are also on my top 50. Forty Thousand Horsemen was filmed in the  same sandhills where the infamous Wanda Beach murders took place.  Just a bit of trivia. Jedda is another good old timer.  Have you seen Fever?

 

 

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 Cult films.. Turkey Shoot & Long Weekend. Latter is one of our most original flicks imho.

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Hi @cultfilman ,

 

Haven't seen Fever, but have seen the other two, used to be staple viewing at the drive in on a Friday and / or Saturday night in my late teens early 20s.

 

I left off many of the more commercial releases like Muriel's Wedding, Crocodile Dundee etc.

 

JJ

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5 minutes ago, Janjuc said:

Hi @cultfilman ,

 

Haven't seen Fever, but have seen the other two, used to be staple viewing at the drive in on a Friday and / or Saturday night in my late teens early 20s.

 

I left off many of the more commercial releases like Muriel's Wedding, Crocodile Dundee etc.

 

JJ

Me too these were good films.. but not especially my type. Sorry to say Paul Hogan's wooden acting turned me off CD. I can drop you a link of Fever if you want. I have not seen it before this week as frankly I got tired of Bill Hunter.. was in everything but a bath back in the 80s/90s. Has as many twists as an Agatha Christie mystery. Another beaut little mystery is End Play.. seen that? I can get a link of that too.

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1 minute ago, cultfilman said:

Me too these were good films.. but not especially my type. Sorry to say Paul Hogan's wooden acting turned me off CD. I can drop you a link of Fever if you want. I have not seen it before this week as frankly I got tired of Bill Hunter.. was in everything but a bath back in the 80s/90s. Has as many twists as an Agatha Christie mystery. Another beaut little mystery is End Play.. see that. I can get a link of that too.

Hi @cultfilman

 

Like your 'Baby Jane' avatar, if you leave the link in a post will be OK.

 

JJ

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Just now, Janjuc said:

Hi @cultfilman

 

Like your 'Baby Jane' avatar, if you leave the link in a post will be OK.

 

JJ

Oh yes  queen Bette. What a cult classic Baby Jane is . Have you seen the Yank mini series FEUD JJ. Ok if i call you that?  

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8 minutes ago, Janjuc said:

Hi @cultfilman

 

Like your 'Baby Jane' avatar, if you leave the link in a post will be OK.

 

JJ

Oh yes  queen Bette. What a cult classic Baby Jane is . Have you seen the Yank mini series FEUD JJ. Ok if i call you that?  

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