Possum  (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Oct27

Possum (15) | Close-Up Film Review

If you think of “possum” as a sort of cuddly term used affectionately, particularly by Australians, think again.  The title character here is not cuddly at all but distinctly nasty, as in many ways is the film itself. 

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Macbeth (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Oct01

Macbeth (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Australian director Kurzel, here making his second feature film, has a background as a theatre designer and he has certainly brought a very clear and dramatic visual signature to this adaptation of Shakespeare’s story of the ruthless warrior of the title, who, egged on by his wife, ruthlessly murders his way to the Scottish crown.

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