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Wednesday, December 2, 2020

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NRL round 16 review: Contenders go missing

Round 16 saw a couple of finals contenders cop a reality check, while the Raiders win sest up a big clash with the Roosters next week.

ACT 2020 bushfire review calling for change

Future commitment to volunteer firefighters, protection of whole farmland, and bans on residential development in high risk bushfire zones were some suggestions put forward yesterday at the review of the 2019-20 ACT bushfire season.

AFL round 7 review: The match of the season

AFL Round 7 saw four of the premiership favourites at the start of the season all have their best performances to send a message the rest of the competition. The Magpies, Lions, Tigers...

Now showing: The Current War (M)

Luke McWilliams gives his review of the 2017 historical drama film, The Current War, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon.

Book talk: Entertaining recent releases

This week, Michael Popple reviews three entertaining recent releases to read by the heater this winter. You can find more of Michael’s book reviews on his blog: unseenlibrary.com The Girl and the Stars...

Book talk: 3 historical novels by Australian authors

With almost everything cancelled and most of us spending more time at home, hunkering down during the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic presents an opportunity to catch up on our reading. But with so...

Now showing: Military Wives (M)

Luke McWilliams watches Military Wives, inspired by the true story of the Military Wives Choirs, a network of 75 choirs in British military bases.

Now showing: Richard Jewell (M)

Luke McWilliams gives his verdict on American biographical drama film, Richard Jewell, directed and produced by Clint Eastwood. In 1996, wannabe policeman Richard Jewell (Paul Walter Hauser) works as a security guard at Centennial Park during...

Now showing: The Peanut Butter Falcon (M)

Luke McWilliams gives us his review of the sentimental story, The Peanut Butter Falcon, about a young man with Down syndrome starring Zack Gottsagen, Dakota Johnson and Shia LaBeouf. Zak (Zack Gottsagen), a...

Book talk: Gambling and the ‘Shark Arm Murder’

Jeff Popple reviews three books about ANZACs, gambling and the shark arm murder for Australia Day. More of Jeff’s reviews can be found on his blog: murdermayhemandlongdogs.com Please Gamble Irresponsibly by Titus O’Reily Michael...

Now showing: 1917 (MA15+)

1917 begins at the height of World War I, Lance Corporal Will Schofield (George MacKay) and Lance Corporal Tom Blake (Dean-Charles Chapman), are given a mission: to hand-deliver a message to the...

Now Showing: The Gentlemen (MA15+)

The Gentlemen begins with the odious Fletcher (Hugh Grant) meets with Raymond (Charlie Hunnam) in an attempt to sell him his ‘movie script’. The script highlights Raymond’s boss, Mickey Pearson (Matthew McConaughey),...