FILM REVIEW: Dark Waters

TITLE: Dark Waters DIRECTOR: Todd Haynes SCREENWRITER: Mario Correa, Matthew Michael Carnahan STARS: Mark Ruffalo, Anne Hathaway RUNTIME: 126 minutes CINEMATIC RELEASE DATES: Australia (5th March 2020), Thailand (TBA), UK (28th February 2020), USA (6th December 2019) HOME ENTERTAINMENT RELEASE DATES: TBA CLASSIFICATIONS: Australia (MA), Thailand (TBC), UK (12A), USA (PG-13) REVIEW: Few films will have the impact on their audience that Dark […]

FILM REVIEW: Richard Jewell

TITLE: Richard Jewell DIRECTOR: Clint Eastwood SCREENWRITER: Billy Ray STARS: Paul Walter Hauser, Sam Rockwell, Kathy Bates, Olivia Wilde RUNTIME: 131 minutes CINEMATIC RELEASE DATES: Australia (13th February 2020), Thailand (TBA), UK (31st January 2020), USA (13th December 2019) HOME ENTERTAINMENT RELEASE DATES: TBA CLASSIFICATIONS: Australia (M), Thailand (TBC), UK (15), USA (R) REVIEW:  

Film Review: A HIDDEN LIFE

TITLE: A Hidden Life DIRECTOR: Terrence Malick SCREENWRITER: Terrence Malick STARS: August Diehl, Valarie Pachner RUNTIME: 174 minutes CINEMATIC RELEASE DATES: Australia (30th January 2020), Thailand (TBA), UK (17th January 2020), USA (13th December 2019) HOME ENTERTAINMENT RELEASE DATES: TBA CLASSIFICATIONS: Australia (PG), Thailand (TBC), UK (12A), USA (PG-13) REVIEW:

DARK WATERS Trailer Released

The trailer for new biopic Dark Waters has just landed. The film is directed by Todd Haynes and stars Mark Ruffalo, Anne Hathaway, Tim Robbins, Bill Camp, Victor Garber, Mare Winningham, William Jackson Harper and Bill Pullman. It will be released in Australian cinemas on January 30th.

RIDE LIKE A GIRL – Rachel Griffiths Red Carpet Interview

HEAVY Cinema’s Dave Griffiths was luckily enough to be able to chat to Rachel Griffiths about her brand new film – Ride Like A Girl – on the red carpet at the film’s premiere in Melbourne. Check out the chat right here.

DVD Review: Rocketman

TITLE: Rocketman DIRECTOR: Dexter Fletcher SCREENWRITER: Lee Hall STARS: Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, Bryce Dallas Howard RUNTIME: 121 minutes CINEMATIC RELEASE DATES: Australia (30th May 2019), Thailand (20th June 2019), UK (22nd May 2019), USA (31st May 2019) HOME ENTERTAINMENT RELEASE DATES: Australia (28th August 2019) CLASSIFICATIONS: Australia (MA15+), Thailand (18), UK (15), USA (R) REVIEW:  Most music fans do not […]

“THE WHITE CROW” trailer released

  Universal Pictures have this morning released the trailer for THE WHITE CROW. Directed by Ralph Fiennes, the film tells the incredible true story of legendary Russian ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev and his defection to the West in 1961. A young man of just 22, dressed in a black beret and a dark narrow suit, is […]

New “RIDE LIKE A GIRL” trailer released

  Transmission Films has released a new trailer for RIDE LIKE A GIRL, the feature film about Michelle Payne, the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup. It is the directorial debut from renowned actor Rachel Griffiths and stars Teresa Palmer, Sam Neill, Sullivan Stapleton, Magda Szubanski and introduces Stevie Payne. RIDE LIKE A GIRL will be released in cinemas on 26th September 2019 […]

“ROCKETMAN” hits Sydney

The star of Rocketman Taron Egerton and the film’s director Dexter Fletcher hit the Sydney premiere on Saturday night… check out all the pics right here.  

New “BLINDED BY THE LIGHT” trailer released

Universal Pictures are this morning pleased to release the trailer for Blinded By The Light, a joyous, coming-of-age story about a teenager who learns to live life, understand his family and find his own voice through the words and music of Bruce Springsteen. Set in 1987, during the austere days of Thatcher’s Britain, BLINDED BY […]

Introducing HEAVY Cinema!

  We’ve just launched a new department of HEAVY! Visit Subscribe to the HEAVY Cinema emailer! We’ve seen the popularity of our film star interviews and reviews grow so much over the past two years we decided to branch the film and tv into a dedicated website with the inclusion of all the genres […]


Earlier this year we were all surprised by the brilliant Instant Family, a film that managed to mix comedy and drama together in a way we had rarely seen before. Now a film has managed a similar feat. It would be so easy for most people to see a trailer for Fighting With My Family […]

“LORDS OF CHAOS” Film Review

When word filtered out that the Lords Of Chaos movie was being made it put a whole subculture of people on edge. The events that surrounded the Norwegian black metal band Mayhem in the early 1990s are not something that are exactly looked back on fondly by heavy metal fans. Yes, Mayhem virtually created a […]