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  1. Rooney Mara confronts a childhood abuser in UnaRead the original story

    Friday Oct 20 | The Georgia Straight

    ... Ruby Stokes as her pre-teen self, seen in dreamlike flashbacks. Australia's Ben Mendelsohn ( Rogue One , Animal Kingdom ) plays Ray, now called Peter, after his stint in prison. He has started a new life, and Una has tracked him down to the modern ...


  2. Middleburg Day 1: Delightful Fest / Darkest HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 20 |

    ... and joked "except this one. It's welcomed in fact" Seeing Mendelsohn (best known, arguably, for Bloodline and Animal Kingdom ) directly after the screening is kind of alarming as his demeanor and speech has next to no correlation with his stiff ...


  3. Guy Pearce's 'Poor Boy' Adds Cast, Gears Up For Sales In TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Deadline

    ... to be involved." Pearce, whose body of work includes Memento , L.A. Confidential , The Hurt Locker , Animal Kingdom , The King's Speech , and Prometheus , is repped by Ann Churchill Brown Shanahan Management (who we're told negotiated much of this ...


  4. After its creator quit to drive a taxi, cult film The Magician becomes TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... of me." Edgerton, who is part of the Blue-Tongue Films directors collective that has also made The Square , Animal Kingdom , Wish You Were Here , The Rover , Felony and the American film The Gift , was impressed when he first saw a rough early ...


  5. Aussie star's paedophile movie will mess with youRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 |

    ... stability Just a recent sample includes the villain, Director Krennic, in Rogue One , the menacing Pope in Animal Kingdom and the darkly conflicted Danny in Bloodline . What distinguishes Mendelsohn's antagonists from your average blackguard is his ...


  6. Ben Mendelsohn says Claudia Karvan saved his acting careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... Since making the move to Hollywood five years ago, Ben has worked on numerous acclaimed projects, including Animal Kingdom (pictured with Jackie Weaver), The Dark Knight Rises and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Despite this, the show went on to ...


  7. Sydney Film Festival 2017: Ben Mendelsohn takes overRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Broke . Mostly he spoke about his long career since The Henderson Kids and surprising Hollywood success since Animal Kingdom . He was funny about not being able to get an acting job in the early 2000s. "I was pretty happy," he said. "I had a lovely ...


  8. Ben Mendelsohn returns in a blaze of gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Mercury

    The actor's success in the US has been immense since his turn on the award-winning Animal Kingdom in 2010, though he says his work at home has still been the more prolific chunk of his career. "The Australian part has still got decades on the American part but you get more of a fuss made of you for the American part, there's no doubt about it," Mendelsohn told AAP in Sydney.


  9. Ben Mendelsohn: Intimidating, menacing and all-round good guyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | ABC News

    After gaining international attention for his role as Pope - the most violent and terrifying member of a crime family - in the film Animal Kingdom, Mendelsohn has developed a reputation for playing unpredictable and dangerous men. "Una is in a sort of a category of its own for, for difficult and unpleasant situations to be playing out," Mendelsohn told 7.30.


  10. With Netflix's War Machine, David Mich d and Brad Pitt Take on AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... The battle sequences play to MichA d's directorial strengths, echoing the intensity of his excellent Animal Kingdom and The Rover . Even if War Machine isn't quite the equal of those films, it has plenty to say about the embarrassing limitations of ...


  11. What to watch on Netflix and Amazon Prime in May 2017: Including...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | IcNorthWales

    ... their relationship. IMDb describes it as "An absurdist war story for our times, writer-director David Michd (Animal Kingdom) recreates a U.S. General's roller-coaster rise and fall as part reality, part savage parody... an exploration of a born ...


  12. Screen Australia report reveals how much we favour unassuming heroes in filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | The Age

    ... Railway Man (Jonathan Teplitzky, 2013), comic drama The Dressmaker (Jocelyn Moorhouse, 2015), crime thriller Animal Kingdom (David Michod, 2010) and outback drama Tracks (John Curran, 2013). The report's writers, Sandy George and Bernadette ...


  13. Whata s new & noteworthy on DVD & Blu-ray a "Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... edition releases I've seen in a very long time. Or at least in 28 days 6 hours and 42 minutes and 12 seconds. Animal Kingdom: The Complete First Season - Animal Kingdom (the film) was a terrific drama about a criminal family in Australia that ...


  14. As Loving opens, Joel Edgerton slams Married At First Sight as 'insulting'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Age

    ... Theatre Company's acclaimed production of A Streetcar Named Desire (2009) and then as a charismatic crim in Animal Kingdom (2010), Edgerton's thriving movie career has included playing a mixed martial arts fighter in Warrior (2011), a squadron team ...


  15. Movie Review: Loving - an important story, a so-so dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 |

    ... of him laying bricks in different seasons. Edgerton is usually a terrific actor, star of the Aussie hit Animal Kingdom , but his well-meaning portrayal of a desperate man is charisma-free. Perhaps Negga's reliable performance was thus thrown into ...


  16. 'Animal Kingdom' Promo: They're Just One Big, Unhappy FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | /film

    Animal Kingdom is an excellent 2010 Australian crime film that introduced some audiences to Joel Edgerton , Jacki Weaver , Ben Mendelsohn , and others. It also introduced an exciting new talent with director David Michod , who went on to make the sparse and unsettling post-apocalyptic drama, The Rover , and the Brad Pitt -led Netflix movie , War Machine , which we expected to see last year.


  17. A sequel-free, no-superhero peek at 2017's moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... the war in Afghanistan, starring Brad Pitt and directed by David Michôd, the Australian director behind "Animal Kingdom" and "The Rover." Comedies didn't do so well in 2016, but this year has some more promising titles. Goldie Hawn and Amy ...


  18. Joel Edgerton looks dapper in blue and khaki as he attends Los...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... actor Jeremy Renner It would be a huge victory for Joel, who has starred several acclaimed films, including Animal Kingdom and The Great Gatsby. Loving tells the real-life story of an interracial couple banished from Virginia for 25 years after ...


  19. Your sequel-free, superhero-less guide to 2017 moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 |

    ... about the war in Afghanistan, starring Brad Pitt and directed by David Michod, the Australian director behind Animal Kingdom and The Rover . When her boyfriend dumps Emily, a spontaneous woman in her 30s, she persuades her ultra-cautious mom to ...


  20. 'Una' Trailer: In Which Ben Mendelsohn Plays an Even Worse Human Being Than UsualRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | /film

    Ben Mendelsohn has made quite a name for himself playing villains, criminals, deadbeats, and other unsavory types in everything from Animal Kingdom to Rogue One: A Star Wars Story over the past few years. But Una may give him his most unsettling role yet.