Search results for "Roy Billing"

Aquamarine (2006) RT 51% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Two teenage girls discover that mermaids really do exist after a violent storm washes one ashore. The mermaid, a sassy creature named Aquamarine, is determined to prove to her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Elizabeth Allen
CAST:  Emma Roberts  •  JoJo  •  Sara Paxton  •  Jake McDorman

The Dish (2000) RT 96% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 2001

The Dish is a 2000 Australian film that tells the story of how the Parkes Observatory was used to relay the live television of man's first steps on the moon, during the Apollo ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • History
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Patrick Warburton  •  Billy Mitchell  •  Kevin Harrington

Siam Sunset (1999) RT 67% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Apr 2003

A British design executive, who seemingly has everything going for him has his life totally changed when a refrigerator falls from an aircraft and lands on his wife...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Polson
CAST:  Linus Roache  •  Danielle Cormack  •  Ian Bliss  •  Roy Billing

Jack Irish: Bad Debts (2012) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Sep 2013

Jack Irish (Guy Pearce) is a man getting his life back together again. A former criminal lawyer whose world imploded, he now spends his days as a part-time investigator, debt ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Jeffrey Walker
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Marta Dusseldorp  •  Roy Billing  •  Shane Jacobson

Jack Irish: Black Tide (2012)

Life's gone pear-shaped for Jack Irish (Guy Pearce). He's back to takeaway Chinese for one after his girlfriend Linda (Marta Dusseldorp) abandoned him for a career in Sydney, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jeffrey Walker
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Marta Dusseldorp  •  Aaron Pedersen  •  Roy Billing

A Heartbeat Away (2011) RT Audience 35%

A young aspiring rock guitarist is forced to become the musical director of the local marching band when his father is hit by a bus just four weeks before a major competition.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gale Edwards
CAST:  Sebastian Gregory  •  Isabel Lucas  •  William Zappa  •  Roy Billing

Swerve (2012) RT 37% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Mar 2014

Driving cross-country to a job interview, Colin takes a short cut and comes across a fatal road accident. One of the drivers, Jina, is shaken but unhurt; the other has been ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Craig Lahiff
CAST:  Jason Clarke  •  Emma Booth  •  David Lyons  •  Travis McMahon

Charlie & Boots (2009) RT 58% / Audience 65%

Paul Hogan plays Charlie McFarland and Shane Jacobson plays his estranged son, Boots. After a family tragedy Charlie and Boots try and put their differences aside and head off ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Dean Murphy
CAST:  Paul Hogan  •  Shane Jacobson  •  Roy Billing  •  Morgan Griffin

The Magic Pudding (2000) RT Audience 56%

Meet Albert, The Magic Pudding, Bunyip Bluegum, a splendid young koala and his seafaring friends Bill Barnacle and Sam Sawnoff. Together they fight off the bungled attempts of ...  (more)

GENRES: Family
DIRECTION:  Karl Zwicky
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Hugo Weaving  •  John Cleese  •  Geoffrey Rush

The Bet (2007) RT Audience 75%

Young Sydney stockbroker, Will, makes a bet with his rich mate Angus - who can make the most money in three months with $50,000? Obsessed with winning, Will finds himself ...  (more)

CAST:  Matthew Newton  •  Sibylla Budd  •  Tim Richards  •  Roy Billing

Old Scores (1991) RT Audience 100%

Former Welsh rugby hero Bleddyn Morgan has his life in New Zealand interrupted by a deathbed confession that leads to a replay of a controversial 1966 All Blacks/Wales rugby ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Clayton
CAST:  Robert Pugh  •  Windsor Davies  •  Glyn Houston  •  Alison Bruce

A Little Bit of Soul (1998)

DVD release: Apr 2000

Richard and Kate are former lovers who are now working independently to find the secret of the aging process. Both apply for funding from the Michael Foundation, and are asked ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Duncan
CAST:  Geoffrey Rush  •  David Wenham  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Heather Mitchell

When Good Ghouls Go Bad (2001) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Sep 2001

In October of 1981, Curtis Danko, the creepy kid from the small town of Walker Falls, was killed in a mysterious accident. He left behind a warning to the town: "If you ever ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Patrick Read Johnson
CAST:  Christopher Lloyd  •  Tom Amandes  •  Roy Billing  •  Brittany Byrnes

Erskineville Kings (1999) RT Audience 62%

Barky, 25, lost soul, left home two years ago to escape his abusive father leaving behind everything in the world that was important to him; now that his father's dead, he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan White
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Marty Denniss  •  Joel Edgerton  •  Roy Billing

Manny Lewis (2015)

The film follows the story of a famous fictional stand-up comedian Manny Lewis, who connects with millions of fans but finds it hard to connect to one person. Manny struggles ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mir
CAST:  Carl Barron  •  Leeanna Walsman  •  Roy Billing  •  Damien Garvey

Jack Irish: Dead Point (2014)

Jack Irish is thrown into a world of club owners, drug dealers and killers when he is hired by a judge to find a mysterious red book.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jeffrey Walker
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Marta Dusseldorp  •  Aaron Pedersen  •  Roy Billing

Cliffy (2013)

Set against the backdrop of the early eighties, Cliffy retraces his extraordinary journey from famously training in gumboots among cow paddocks through the epic six-day period ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dean Murphy
CAST:  Kevin Harrington  •  Roy Billing  •  Krew Boylan  •  Martin Sacks

Underbelly Files: Infiltration (2011)

It tells the true story of Victorian detective Colin McLaren who posed as a shady art dealer and infiltrated the Australian branch of the Calabrian Mafia.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Grant Brown
CAST:  Sullivan Stapleton  •  Valentino del Toro  •  Jessica Napier  •  Buddy Dannoun