Search results for "Bruce Spence"


Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith (2005)

Years after the onset of the Clone Wars, the noble Jedi Knights lead a massive clone army into a galaxy-wide battle against the Separatists. When the sinister Sith unveil a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  George Lucas
CAST:  Hayden Christensen  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Natalie Portman  •  Ian McDiarmid

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

Finding Nemo (2003) RT 99% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2013

Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Andrew Stanton
CAST:  Albert Brooks  •  Ellen DeGeneres  •  Alexander Gould  •  Willem Dafoe

Mad Max 2 (1981)

Max Rockatansky returns as the heroic loner who drives the dusty roads of a postapocalyptic Australian Outback in an unending search for gasoline. Arrayed against him and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Bruce Spence  •  Michael Preston  •  Max Phipps

I, Frankenstein (2014) RT 3% / Audience 38%

DVD release: May 2014

200 years after his shocking creation, Dr. Frankenstein's creature, Adam, still walks the earth. But when he finds himself in the middle of a war over the fate of humanity, ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stuart Beattie
CAST:  Aaron Eckhart  •  Yvonne Strahovski  •  Bill Nighy  •  Jai Courtney

Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)

Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, Ace finds himself on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Steve Oedekerk
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Ian McNeice  •  Simon Callow  •  Maynard Eziashi

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

Dark City (1998) RT 74% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jul 1998

A man struggles with memories of his past, including a wife he cannot remember, in a nightmarish world with no sun and run by beings with telekinetic powers who seek the souls ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Alex Proyas
CAST:  Rufus Sewell  •  William Hurt  •  Kiefer Sutherland  •  Jennifer Connelly

Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985) RT 81% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Mad Max becomes a pawn in a decadent oasis of a technological society, and when exiled, becomes the deliverer of a colony of children.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  George Miller  •  George Ogilvie
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Tina Turner  •  Bruce Spence  •  Helen Buday

The Cars That Ate Paris (1974) RT 56% / Audience 33%

DVD release: May 2004

After the death of his brother on the road, unemployed and unstable drifter Arthur Waldo stays for a while in the rural Australian town of Paris as the guest of the mayor, who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Weir
CAST:  John Meillon  •  Terry Camilleri  •  Kevin Miles  •  Max Gillies




The Return of Captain Invincible (1983)

In WWII, Captain Invincible used his superpowers against the Nazis, and he was a hero. But when they accused him of supporting the communists, he retired to Australia. Now, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Philippe Mora
CAST:  Alan Arkin  •  Christopher Lee  •  Kate Fitzpatrick  •  Michael Pate

The Year My Voice Broke (1987) RT 93% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Coming-of age feature, set in a New South Wales country town in the 1960s, about a 15 year-old boy. It follows his loves and how he copes with life's problems such as death ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Duigan
CAST:  Noah Taylor  •  Loene Carmen  •  Ben Mendelsohn  •  Graeme Blundell

Bullseye (1987)

In the 1860s, two friends, Harry and Bluey, steal a thousand head of cattle and trek it across country from Queensland to Adelaide.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Carl Schultz
CAST:  Paul Goddard  •  Kathryn Walker  •  John Wood  •  Paul Chubb

Midnite Spares (1983) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jun 1989

After discovering that a group of car thieves may have something to do with his father's untimely death, Steve pursues the criminals and attempts to capture them as well as ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Quentin Masters
CAST:  James Laurie  •  Gia Carides  •  Max Cullen  •  Bruce Spence

Eliza Fraser (1976)

An old captain & his young wife share a lot of adventures after they're shipwrecked and captured by Aborigines on an island near Australia.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tim Burstall
CAST:  Susannah York  •  Trevor Howard  •  Noel Ferrier  •  John Castle

Mystery Road (2013) RT 91% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Oct 2014

An indigenous detective returns to the Outback to investigate the murder of a young girl.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ivan Sen
CAST:  Aaron Pedersen  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Jack Thompson  •  Ryan Kwanten

Gods of Egypt (2016) RT 16% / Audience 38%

DVD release: May 2016

A common thief joins a mythical god on a quest through Egypt.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Alex Proyas
CAST:  Nikolaj Coster-Waldau  •  Courtney Eaton  •  Geoffrey Rush  •  Gerard Butler