will take some patience since the movie is so long, but a story
First, it's a Down Under western, then
a war movie along the lines of Pearl Harbor, centered
on the Japanese assault on Darwin in 1942.
And of course it's a swooning romance a
little like Gone with the Wind, shedding light on racism
I thought they did a neat job of bringing
together a ton of stories, entertaining me all the way through.
If you love movies, you won't want to miss
this one, mate.
Attempting to explain Australia's history
is a lot like this movie. It takes a lot of time, and one epic
doesn't quite do it.
Working on a large scale, Baz Luhrmann
reconnects with his roots to demonstrate his visual concept of
Australian folklore, and this one has it all -- adventure, romance,
Uneven in its plot line and sometimes in
the performances, this retelling of the Australian legend is
both amusing and amazing.
Kidman and Jackman provide decent acting,
but it's Brandon Walters as the half-caste aboriginal boy who
steals the show.
It's an entertainingly epic storytelling
about the land Down Under.
Big in scale, the motion picture called
Australia is like an old-school Hollywood epic coming
Nicole Kidman is a neat uptight English
noble lady who, on the eve of World War II, travels to the country's
Outback to sell the cattle farm that her philandering husband
Instead, she ends up falling in love with
both the wild terrain and a lone-wolf cowboy cattle herder, known
as The Drover.
This story is a sweeping romantic adventure.
aims to combine the grandeur of movies with the frontier spirit
of American westerns.