List of 100 Australian Films from the 1930s to the 1960s

70s film list – 80s film list – 90s film list – 2000s film list 40s films – 50s films – 60s films This is the last of my lists of Australian films, and covers four decades from 1930 to 1969, representing the low-point of the Australian film industry before its revival in the 1970s. The list covers Australian films from the beginning…

Ozflicks List of 1001 Australian Films of the 2000s

 30s to 60s list – 70s film list – 80s film list – 90s film list  Welcome back punters. This is the final installment of my lists of Aussie (Oz) films through the decades, and it turned out to be a bit of a monster with over 1,000 films and many thousands of links. My WordPress is…

Ozflicks’ List of 350 Australian Films of the 1990s

 30s to 60s films list – 70s films list – 80s films list – 2000s films list Over 400 films were made in Australia during the 1990s, and at least 350 released either at the cinema, on video, or on television. (For more background on the 90s in Australian cinema, see here. ) The list below is an almost-complete list…

Ozflicks’ List of 400 Australian Films of the 1980s

 30s to 60s film list – 70s film list – 90s film list – 2000s film list The 1980s saw more films made in Australia than any other decade so far. The 80s also saw the rise of the VHS video- watching and renting, meaning that films which were not released at the cinema could be released…

Ozflicks’ List of 200 Australian Films of the 1970s

 30s to 60s film list – 80s film list – 90s film list – 2000s film list Oz films 1970-1974 – Oz films 1975-79 – 70s Oz Directors The Australian Film Revival of the 1970s saw a dramatic rise in the number of films made in Australia,  with more than 200 films made.  For more background on the 70s…

300 Australian Films – Ranked 1-300

It’s now December 2018, and I have updated this list with films watched (and rewatched) in the last year. I have added 33 new Oz films (including 6 from the last two years) so the list is actually 333 films. As usual I have reordered the list somewhat as a result of rewatching some older…

The ‘Real’ Box Office Figures for Australian Movies

This page crunches the numbers to show which Australian films have really been the most successful at the box office (traditionally the main source of income for films). I’ve compiled three lists showing the most successful Oz movies (a) at the Australian box office, (b) overseas and (c) combined domestic and international box offices. But…

What Margaret and David say about 500 Oz Movies

Margaret Pomeranz and David Stratton are Australia’s best known and much-loved film critics, having appeared on two long-running weekly movie TV review shows for almost 30 years: SBS’s The Movie Show from 1986 to 2004 and ABC’s At The Movies between 2004 and 2014. Like Bill Collins and John Hinde did before them, they reviewed…

Australian Films in World Cinema

Which Australian films are well-regarded internationally? In the last 20 years, a number of publications have begun to produce lists of the ‘1,000 greatest films ever made’. High profile lists have are been produced by the New York Times (2004), Halliwell’s Film Guide (2005), The Guardian (2007), Empire movie magazine (2013), the 1001 Movies You…

Ozflicks Guide to the Top 50 Australian Films

These are my top 50 Oz film recommendations  (based on the 350 I have seen). I like drama and comedy (rather than, say, action, thriller or horror), and if you do too, you may enjoy some of these films. All these films are rated from 4-5 stars (out of five). Notes: The films are in…