A fresh and distinctive take on Charles Dickens’ semi-autobiographical masterpiece, The Personal History of David Copperfield, set in the 1840s, chronicles the life of its iconic title character as he navigates a chaotic world to find his elusive place within it. From his unhappy childhood to the discovery of his gift as a storyteller and writer, David’s journey is by turns hilarious and tragic, but always full of life, colour and humanity.
Miranda Wells is a hard-working young widow struggling to raise three children on her own. A powerful storm brings a devastating challenge and a mysterious handyman, Bray Johnson, into her life. Bray's presence and his belief in the power of positive thinking re-ignites the family's spirit, but he carries a secret, which could change everything.
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It's never too late to start living.
In LAST CAB TO DARWIN, Jeremy Sims (Beneath Hill 60) directs Australian acting legends, Michael Caton and Jacki Weaver against the backdrop of the stunning Australian outback. Caton gives the performance of a lifetime as Rex, a Broken Hill cab driver who, when told he doesn’t have long to live, sets out on an epic journey to Darwin in a bid to die on his own terms. Filled with hope, humour and heart, LAST CAB TO DARWIN reminds us all that it’s never too late to start living.
"There's much to admire in all this -- right up to the poignantly underplayed ending." Sydney Morning Herald
"Great performances ... elevate the film from merely likable to poignantly satisfying." Toronto Sun
"LAST CAB TO DARWIN provides an emotionally textured look at one older gent's decision to take his waning life into his own resolute hands." LA Times
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|Running Time||2hr 04m|
|Rating||M | Mature|
|Cast||Michael Caton, Jacki Weaver, Emma Hamilton, Ningali Lawford|
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