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Lowdown Dirty Criminals

A question that came to mind soon after watching this Kiwi comedy was, why did an actress of Rebecca Gibney’s high caliber lend her name to such an idiotic film? Are film roles for mature actresses really that sparse? The synopsis sounded promising – Freddy works long hours but is always broke so he gives […]


Twenty years may have passed since writer/director PJ Hogan’s iconic Muriel’s Wedding, but the wait has been worth it with the release of his outrageous new movie, Mental. Drawing on his own personal experiences growing up in an unconventional home, Hogan has bitten off a brilliant script that explores the reality that ultimately every family […]