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Book talk: Historical fiction

This week, Michael Popple looks at three exceptional pieces of historical fiction. You can find more of Michael’s book reviews on his blog.

Now showing: Tenet (M)

Luke McWilliams gives his review of the 2020 spy film, Tenet, directed by Christopher Nolan and starring Robert Pattinson.

Book talk: 5 Australian books for Dad

Jeff Popple reviews five great Australian books for dad this Father’s Day tomorrow (Sunday 6 September)! More of Jeff’s reviews can be found on his blog: murdermayhemandlongdogs.com.

Book talk: Deadly podcast novels

This week, Jeff Popple reviews three novels about deadly podcasts! More of Jeff’s reviews can be found on his blog.

Now showing: Made in Italy (M)

Luke McWilliams gives his review of the 2020 comedy-drama film, Made in Italy, starring Liam Neeson and Micheál Richardson.

Book talk: Science fiction and fantasy

This week, Michael Popple checks out three new impressive science fiction and fantasy novels.

Now showing: Blood Vessel (MA 15+)

Luke McWilliams gives his review of the 2019 horror film, Blood Vessel, that was filmed in Melbourne.

Now showing: Unhinged (MA15+)

Luke McWilliams give his review of the 2020 thriller film Unhinged, starring our very own Russell Crowe and Caren Pistorius.

Book talk: Winter reads

Jeff Popple reviews three winter reads for a cold night.

Extraction (MA 15+): Review

Extraction is not a film for everyone. Are you after a storyline? Not for you. Do you get upset at the sight and sound of extreme violence? You might want...

5 fantastic Mother’s Day reads

Jeff Popple reviews five great Australian Mother's Day reads for mum! More of Jeff’s reviews can be found on his blog: murdermayhemandlongdogs.com Balance & other B.S....

Book talk: Recent releases for lockdown

This week Michael Popple checks three great recent releases to read during your coronavirus lockdown.  You can find more of Michael’s book reviews on his blog, unseenlibrary.com.

Paper Moon (PG)

The Movie Club's Luke McWilliams gives us his verdict of the 1973 film, Paper Moon. In Gorham, Kansas, during the Great Depression, itinerant con man Moses Pray...

Onward (PG) – Review of the new Pixar film

Onward (PG) is the latest release from the masters of animation, Pixar. It tells the story of two elf brothers in a magical universe, Ian (Tom Holland) and his older brother...

YouTube reviews: 2 channels to check out

It’s easy to get lost down the YouTube rabbit hole, so we’ve rounded up two of our fave channels to keep you entertained and informed. Kurzgesagt...

Now Streaming: Vivarium (M)

Luke McWilliams gives his comprehensive review of the thriller film, Vivarium, starring Jesse Eisenberg and Jesse Poots which is available to stream now. After seeing the habits...

Now streaming: Sonic the Hedgehog (PG)

Luke McWilliams gives his review of the 2020 action-adventure comedy film, Sonic the Hedgehog, based on the video game series of the same name. A young, anthropomorphic...

Book talk: Excellent fantasy novels

This week for Book talk, Michael Popple reviews three excellent fantasy novels. You can find more of Michael’s book reviews on his blog: unseenlibrary.com

Come to Daddy (MA15+) review

Luke McWilliams gives his verdict of the comedy thriller Come to Daddy. The troubled Norval Greenwood (Elijah Wood), follows a map to a secluded cabin overlooking the...

Book talk with Jeff Popple: Autumn reads

This week CW Book talk writer Jeff Popple reviews three enjoyable autumn reads. More of Jeff’s reviews can be found on his blog: murdermayhemandlongdogs.com

Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness (MA15+) review

Meet Joe Exotic. Joe owns Oklahoma’s most famous exotic animal zoo, the Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park, which houses as many as 200 big cats and over 50 species of...
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