Search results for "Claudia Karvan"

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

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

Dating the Enemy (1996) RT Audience 59%

One messy science journalist (Tash) and a neat television host (Brett). Two very different people whose relationship is nose diving to get the opportunity to experience life ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Megan Simpson Huberman
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Claudia Karvan  •  Matt Day  •  Lisa Hensley

The Heartbreak Kid (1993) RT Audience 65%

Christina (Claudia Karvan) is a school teacher from a wealthy Greek-Australian background, engaged to a lawyer and content with the traditional course of her life. She begins ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Jenkins
CAST:  Claudia Karvan  •  Alex Dimitriades  •  Steve Bastoni  •  Nick Lathouris

Saved (2009)

The advocate for a young Iranian refugee held in detention. Amir Ali claims to be an Iranian student persecuted by the government but the Department of Immigration dispute his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Ayres
CAST:  Claudia Karvan  •  Andy Rodoreda  •  Osamah Sami

Never Tell Me Never (1998)

This is the story of Janine Shepard, a world class skier faced with tragedy, being hit by a car and being told she will never walk again.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Elfick
CAST:  Claudia Karvan  •  Michael Caton  •  John Howard  •  Diane Craig

33 Postcards (2011) RT 27% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Aug 2013

Dean Randall has sponsored a young Chinese orphan Mei Mei for many years, when she arrives in Sydney out of the blue to thank him, their lives are changed forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pauline Chan
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Zhu Lin  •  Claudia Karvan  •  Elaine Jin

My Brother Jack (2001)

The story of two brothers, David and Jack Meredith, who grow up in a working class family in Melbourne between the First and Second World Wars. Jack is the archetypal Aussie ...  (more)

CAST:  Matt Day  •  Simon Lyndon  •  Claudia Karvan  •  Angie Milliken

Risk (2000)

Three people discover jealousy and larceny are a dangerous combination in this tense drama. John (Bryan Brown) is a veteran insurance investigator who succumbs to temptation ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alan White
CAST:  Tom Long  •  Claudia Karvan  •  Melissa Madden-Gray  •  Bryan Brown

Redheads (1994)

Lucy is apparently very confident, and quite "forward," as the saying used to be; she has made all the moves to pick up a staid lawyer-type for sex. Once back at her apartment ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Danny Vendramini
CAST:  Claudia Karvan  •  Catherine McClements  •  Alexander Petersons  •  Mark Hembrow

Flynn (1993)

A biographical movie on the film star Errol Flynn's early life before Hollywood fame.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Howson
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Steven Berkoff  •  Claudia Karvan  •  John Savage

Lust and Revenge (1996)

This caustic Australian comedy is meant to burn those commercial interests who sponsor artists for tax breaks. It also a sexually unresponsive wife's revenge against her ...  (more)

CAST:  Nicholas Hope  •  Gosia Dobrowolska  •  Claudia Karvan  •  Victoria Eagger

Exile (1994)

When Peter Costello is exiled to a deserted island for stealing sheep, Mary, a maid, decides to join him there.  (more)

CAST:  Aden Young  •  Beth Champion  •  Claudia Karvan  •  Norman Kaye

Passion (1999)

Passion concentrates on Grainger's unusual relationship with his mother and his sexual peculiarities (especially his obsessive self-flagellation, though homosexuality is also ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Duncan
CAST:  Richard Roxburgh  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Claudia Karvan  •  Simon Burke

Long Weekend (2009) RT 80% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Mother Nature gets revenge on some careless campers in this remastered version of the Australian horror classic.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jamie Blanks
CAST:  Jim Caviezel  •  Claudia Karvan  •  Robert Taylor  •  John Brumpton

Echoes of Paradise (1989)

The love story between an Australian woman and a Balinese dancer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Wendy Hughes  •  John Lone  •  Steve Jacobs  •  Peta Toppano

High Tide (1987) RT 88% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Story about a backup singer for an Elvis impersonator who re-enters her past when she leaves a tour in a small town and finds her daughter in a mobile home park.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gillian Armstrong
CAST:  Judy Davis  •  Jan Adele  •  Claudia Karvan  •  Frankie J. Holden

$9.99 (2008)

Have you ever wondered "What is the meaning of life? Why do we exist?" The answer to this vexing question is now within your reach! You'll find it in a small yet amazing ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tatia Rosenthal
CAST:  Tom Budge  •  Josef Ber  •  Joel Edgerton  •  Leon Ford

Still Twisted (1997) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Four new mind bending tales where truth takes a detour and nothing is what it seems. The characters in each tale discover that their preconceived notions of reality couldn't ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Daniel Krige  •  Michael Offer  •  Ian Gilmore  •  Kate Dennis
CAST:  Bryan Brown  •  Dee Smart  •  Nadine Garner  •  Claudia Karvan