Search results for "David Wenham"


The Turning (2013)

Seventeen talented Australian directors from diverse artistic disciplines each create a chapter of the hauntingly beautiful novel by multi award-winning author Tim Winton. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Wenham  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  Robert Connolly  •  Warwick Thornton  •  Jonathan auf der Heide  •  Tony Ayres  •  Shaun Gladwell  •  Rhys Graham  •  Yaron Lifschitz  •  Anthony Lucas  •  Ian Meadows  •  Ashlee Page  •  Marieka Walsh  •  Jub Clerc  •  Claire McCarthy  •  Stephen Page  •  Simon Stone  •  Justin Kurzel
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Rose Byrne  •  Miranda Otto

300 (2006)

Based on Frank Miller's graphic novel, "300" is very loosely based the 480 B.C. Battle of Thermopylae, where the King of Sparta led his army against the advancing Persians; ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • War
DIRECTION:  Zack Snyder
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Lena Headey  •  Dominic West  •  David Wenham

Moulin Rouge! (2001) RT 76% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Dec 2001

A celebration of love and creative inspiration takes place in the infamous, gaudy and glamorous Parisian nightclub, at the cusp of the 20th century. A young poet, who is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Baz Luhrmann
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Ewan McGregor  •  John Leguizamo  •  Jim Broadbent

300: Rise of an Empire (2014) RT 43% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2014

Based on Frank Miller's latest graphic novel Xerxes and told in the breathtaking visual style of the blockbuster "300," this new chapter of the epic saga takes the action to a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • War
DIRECTION:  Noam Murro
CAST:  Sullivan Stapleton  •  Eva Green  •  Lena Headey  •  Callan Mulvey

Oranges and Sunshine (2010) RT 71% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2011

Oranges and Sunshine tells the story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker from Nottingham, who uncovered one of the most significant social scandals in recent times: the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Loach
CAST:  Emily Watson  •  Hugo Weaving  •  David Wenham  •  Tara Morice

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010) RT 50% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Dec 2010

Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie's, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Zack Snyder
CAST:  Emily Barclay  •  Abbie Cornish  •  Essie Davis  •  Joel Edgerton

Pope Joan (2009) RT Audience 64%

A 9th century woman of English extraction born in the German city of Ingelheim disguises herself as a man and rises through the Vatican ranks.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Sönke Wortmann
CAST:  John Goodman  •  Johanna Wokalek  •  David Wenham  •  Iain Glen

Public Enemies (2009)

Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger's charm and audacity endear him to much of America's downtrodden public, but he's also a thorn in the side of J. Edgar Hoover and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Johnny Depp  •  Giovanni Ribisi  •  Billy Crudup

Australia (2008) RT 55% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2009

Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Baz Luhrmann
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Hugh Jackman  •  Essie Davis  •  David Wenham

Married Life (2007) RT 55% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Sep 2008

The late 1940s. Richard Langley, a bachelor playboy, narrates a story that starts when his best friend, Harry Allen, invites him to lunch to tell Richard he's in love. Trouble ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ira Sachs
CAST:  Chris Cooper  •  Pierce Brosnan  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Rachel McAdams




Answered by Fire (2006) RT Audience 100%

Mark Waldman (David Wenham) is an Australian policeman who volunteers for the United Nations mission in East Timor. Put in charge of the Civilian Police at the UN base in ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Jessica Hobbs
CAST:  Daniela Carvalho  •  Alex Tilman  •  Isabelle Blais  •  David Wenham

Three Dollars (2005) RT Audience 59%

Eddie is a principled man, with a wife, a daughter and a mortgage and leads a seemingly stable and happy life as a government land assessor. Yet when the forces of economic ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Connolly
CAST:  David Wenham  •  Sarah Wynter  •  Nico Billeam  •  Christopher Bunworth

The Proposition (2005) RT 86% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Sep 2006

Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, the movie follows the series of events following the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Drama • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  John Hillcoat
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Ray Winstone  •  Emily Watson  •  Danny Huston

Stiff (2004)

An amusing and entertaining film, "Stiff" showcases David Wenham as Murray Whelan, political fixer and amateur investigator. An adaption of a Shane Moloney book it provides a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  John Clarke
CAST:  David Wenham  •  Mick Molloy  •  Deborah Kennedy  •  Sam Neill

Van Helsing: The London Assignment (2004) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: May 2004

It tells of the events before the film, in which monster hunter Gabriel Van Helsing travels to London to investigate a series of horrific, and decidedly supernatural murders, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Animation • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Sharon Bridgeman
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Robbie Coltrane  •  David Wenham  •  Grey DeLisle

Van Helsing (2004) RT 23% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Famed monster slayer Gabriel Van Helsing (Hugh Jackman) is dispatched to Transylvania to assist the last of the Valerious bloodline in defeating Count Dracula. Anna Valerious ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stephen Sommers
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Kate Beckinsale  •  Richard Roxburgh  •  Josie Maran

Gettin' Square (2003) RT Audience 83%

Gettin' Square is about starting over, keeping clean and going straight. Barry Wirth is fresh out of prison and determined to stay on the straight and narrow. But like his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Teplitzky
CAST:  Sam Worthington  •  David Wenham  •  Gary Sweet  •  Timothy Spall

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) RT 95% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2004

Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Ian McKellen  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Liv Tyler

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) RT 96% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Ian McKellen  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Liv Tyler

The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course (2002) RT 53% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Dec 2002

Aussie adventurer Steve Irwin aka The Crocodile Hunter has avoided the death-roll and nabbed another feisty croc, hoping to save it from poachers. What Steve doesn't know is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Family • Foreign
DIRECTION:  John Stainton
CAST:  Steve Irwin  •  Terri Irwin  •  Magda Szubanski  •  David Wenham