300 Australian Films – Ranked 1-300

A year has passed since I started this site with nothing but an idle notion and a ranked list of the 250 Australian films I’d seen. Now, a year on, I’ve seen another 50 Oz films, and rewatched over 100 of the old ones, and it’s time for a new list. It’s rewarding but sometimes…

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…

Ozflicks Guide to the Top 50 Australian Films

  Notes: The films are in the order of the Ozflicks Ranking List, which is updated annually and was last updated in June 2017, and the numbers after the film suggestions are also from this list. Spoilers have been avoided as far as possible in the information about the top 50 Australian films. Look Both Ways (2005) (Sarah…

What is an Australian film? (including Ozflicks definition)

What is an Australian film? The Great Gatsby, The Piano, The Matrix, Mission Impossible II, Lore, The Sundowners (1960), Salaam Namaste, Walkabout, Oranges and Sunshine, They’re A Weird Mob, The Overlanders, The Rocket, Hacksaw Ridge and Balibo all have been or could be labelled Australian films, but are they really? This is not a straightforward question…

250 Australian Films – Ranked 1-250

[See Notes below the list for further information on the list and symbols] Australian Classics – 5 stars Look Both Ways (2005) (Sarah Watt) (7.1) **> Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975) (Peter Weir) (7.6) #+> Gallipoli (1981) (Peter Weir) (7.5) #**> Great Oz films – 4 ½ stars Muriel’s Wedding (1994) (P.J. Hogan) (7.2) #*> Proof…