Retro Review: Newsfront

Newsfront Directed by: Phillip Noyce Written by: David Elfick, Bob Ellis, Philippe Mora and Philip Noyce Produced by: Richard Brennan and David Elfick Starring: Bill Hunter, Wendy Hughs, Gerard Kennedy, Chris Haywood, John Ewart, Angela Punch McGregor, Bryan Brown, Bruce Spence and Steve Bisley. Written by David Morgan-Brown: Apparently one of Harrison Ford’s favourite films, this…

Retro Review: Long Weekend

Written by David Morgan-Brown: Made in the same tradition as The Birds and Frogs, Long Weekend is a horror film where nature attacks. Unlike the two mentioned films, there’s no specific creature in this, just the outback itself, with its multiple annoyances and critters turning against its human prey. This 1978 horror film has slowly…