Paul Mercurio

Exit to Eden (1994)

Elliot is going to the island of Eden to live out his submissive fantasies, but inadvertently photographs diamond smugglers at work. Smugglers, and detectives, follow him to the island, where they try to retrieve the film. Elliot begins falling in love with Lisa, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Dana Delany  •  Paul Mercurio  •  Rosie O'Donnell  •  Dan Aykroyd

Elliot is going to the island of Eden to live out his submissive fantasies, but inadvertently photographs diamond smugglers at work. Smugglers, and detectives, follow him to the island, where they try to retrieve the film. Elliot begins falling in love with Lisa, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Dana Delany  •  Paul Mercurio  •  Rosie O'Donnell  •  Dan Aykroyd

Welcome to Woop Woop (1998)

A con artist escapes a deal gone wrong in New York and winds up in the Aussie outback in a strange town whose inhabitants are an oddball collection of misfits.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephan Elliott
CAST:  Johnathon Schaech  •  Rod Taylor  •  Susie Porter  •  Richard Moir

A con artist escapes a deal gone wrong in New York and winds up in the Aussie outback in a strange town whose inhabitants are an oddball collection of misfits.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephan Elliott
CAST:  Johnathon Schaech  •  Rod Taylor  •  Susie Porter  •  Richard Moir

Strictly Ballroom (1992)

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Brave new steps put Scott's career in jeopardy. With a new partner and determination, can he still succeed?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Baz Luhrmann
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Tara Morice  •  Bill Hunter  •  Pat Thomson

Brave new steps put Scott's career in jeopardy. With a new partner and determination, can he still succeed?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Baz Luhrmann
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Tara Morice  •  Bill Hunter  •  Pat Thomson

The First 9½ Weeks (1998)

An investment banker travels to Louisiana to snag the account of an eccentric millionaire but gets involved with his lusty wife, Mardi Gras, and (possibly) a satanic cult. The events in and around New Orleans change him forever and give a new slant on The American ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alex Wright
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Clara Bellar  •  Malcolm McDowell  •  Frederic Forrest

An investment banker travels to Louisiana to snag the account of an eccentric millionaire but gets involved with his lusty wife, Mardi Gras, and (possibly) a satanic cult. The events in and around New Orleans change him forever and give a new slant on The American ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alex Wright
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Clara Bellar  •  Malcolm McDowell  •  Frederic Forrest

Back of Beyond (1995)

A garage mechanic out in the middle of the outback gets involved with the girl friend of a jewel smuggler who is on the run.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Robertson
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Colin Friels  •  Dee Smart  •  Aaron Wilton

A garage mechanic out in the middle of the outback gets involved with the girl friend of a jewel smuggler who is on the run.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Robertson
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Colin Friels  •  Dee Smart  •  Aaron Wilton

Kick (1999)

A champion high school rugby player has a secret desire to be a ballet dancer, having spent 11 years in ballet school. Seizing an opportunity to audition for a local company's presentation of "Romeo and Juliet", he nonetheless fears what will happen to his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lynda Heys
CAST:  Russell Page  •  Rebecca Yates  •  Martin Henderson  •  Radha Mitchell

A champion high school rugby player has a secret desire to be a ballet dancer, having spent 11 years in ballet school. Seizing an opportunity to audition for a local company's presentation of "Romeo and Juliet", he nonetheless fears what will happen to his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lynda Heys
CAST:  Russell Page  •  Rebecca Yates  •  Martin Henderson  •  Radha Mitchell

Sydney: A Story of a City (1999)

Virginia, a young and adventurous woman, travels from England to Sydney, Australia, in search of her Australian ancestors.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford  •  Geoff Burton
CAST:  Lucy Bell  •  Paul Mercurio

Virginia, a young and adventurous woman, travels from England to Sydney, Australia, in search of her Australian ancestors.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford  •  Geoff Burton
CAST:  Lucy Bell  •  Paul Mercurio

Dark Planet (1997)

Two sides, one known as the Alphas and the other the Rebels, struggle in a brutal war on Earth and in outer space. When a habitable planet is discovered in orbit around a star that is on the far side of a dangerous wormhole, the two sides mysteriously set aside ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Magnoli
CAST:  Michael York  •  Paul Mercurio  •  Harley Jane Kozak  •  Maria Ford

Two sides, one known as the Alphas and the other the Rebels, struggle in a brutal war on Earth and in outer space. When a habitable planet is discovered in orbit around a star that is on the far side of a dangerous wormhole, the two sides mysteriously set aside ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Magnoli
CAST:  Michael York  •  Paul Mercurio  •  Harley Jane Kozak  •  Maria Ford

Cosi (1996)

Lewis, a young amateur theater director, is offered a job with a governmental program for the rehabilitation of mentally ill patients in a Sydney institution. His project is overrun by one of the patients who wants to stage the opera Cosi Fan Tutte by Mozart ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Joffe
CAST:  Ben Mendelsohn  •  Barry Otto  •  Toni Collette  •  Rachel Griffiths

Lewis, a young amateur theater director, is offered a job with a governmental program for the rehabilitation of mentally ill patients in a Sydney institution. His project is overrun by one of the patients who wants to stage the opera Cosi Fan Tutte by Mozart ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Joffe
CAST:  Ben Mendelsohn  •  Barry Otto  •  Toni Collette  •  Rachel Griffiths

Red Ribbon Blues (1995)

After attending his 23rd funeral for a friend with AIDS, Troy and his friends hatch a plan to steal the HIV drugs that they need. One sucessful heist leads to another and another until they have so much inventory they decide to begin their own community ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Winkler
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Debi Mazar  •  RuPaul  •  John Epperson

After attending his 23rd funeral for a friend with AIDS, Troy and his friends hatch a plan to steal the HIV drugs that they need. One sucessful heist leads to another and another until they have so much inventory they decide to begin their own community ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Winkler
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Debi Mazar  •  RuPaul  •  John Epperson

Joseph (1995)

The Biblical story of Joseph, who was sold to slavery by his brothers who were jealous of his prophetic abilities to analyze dreams and of his being their fathers' favorite.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Young
CAST:  Ben Kingsley  •  Paul Mercurio  •  Dominique Sanda  •  Lesley Ann Warren

The Biblical story of Joseph, who was sold to slavery by his brothers who were jealous of his prophetic abilities to analyze dreams and of his being their fathers' favorite.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Young
CAST:  Ben Kingsley  •  Paul Mercurio  •  Dominique Sanda  •  Lesley Ann Warren

The Finder (2001)

Ex-cop Les Kearney is hired to find the kidnapped daughter of a wealthy businessman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Shields
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Simon Westaway  •  Allison Cratchley  •  Callan Mulvey

Ex-cop Les Kearney is hired to find the kidnapped daughter of a wealthy businessman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Shields
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Simon Westaway  •  Allison Cratchley  •  Callan Mulvey

A Silent Agreement (2017)

The first Australian film to feature Auslan (Australian Sign Language). "A Silent Agreement" tells the story of Reuben, a sensitive writer, who grapples with a speech impediment. His boyfriend, Derek, a profoundly deaf Human Rights activist, provides strategies to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Davo Hardy
CAST:  Davo Hardy  •  Paul Armstrong  •  Joshua Sealy  •  Paul Mercurio

The first Australian film to feature Auslan (Australian Sign Language). "A Silent Agreement" tells the story of Reuben, a sensitive writer, who grapples with a speech impediment. His boyfriend, Derek, a profoundly deaf Human Rights activist, provides strategies to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Davo Hardy
CAST:  Davo Hardy  •  Paul Armstrong  •  Joshua Sealy  •  Paul Mercurio

Hunting for Shadows (2016)

A little girl encounters Indigenous mythological nightmares while lost in the Australian bush.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Davo Hardy
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Sage Amethyst Matchett  •  Sage Godrei  •  Will Luckman

A little girl encounters Indigenous mythological nightmares while lost in the Australian bush.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Davo Hardy
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Sage Amethyst Matchett  •  Sage Godrei  •  Will Luckman

Promised (2019)

In 1953, two young Italian children are promised in marriage by their fathers. Twenty one years on - despite changing times, fading traditions and 70's liberation - the pair are expected to marry, or face the consequences.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Conidi
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Antoniette Iesue  •  Daniel Berini  •  Mirko Grillini

In 1953, two young Italian children are promised in marriage by their fathers. Twenty one years on - despite changing times, fading traditions and 70's liberation - the pair are expected to marry, or face the consequences.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Conidi
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Antoniette Iesue  •  Daniel Berini  •  Mirko Grillini

Museum of Love (1996)

Dumped by his girlfriend, a young unemployed actor decides to transform his house into a "museum" of their relationship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christian Slater
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Sandra Bernhard  •  Phill Lewis  •  Samantha Mathis

Dumped by his girlfriend, a young unemployed actor decides to transform his house into a "museum" of their relationship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christian Slater
CAST:  Paul Mercurio  •  Sandra Bernhard  •  Phill Lewis  •  Samantha Mathis