100 Greatest Films of Australian Cinema

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From the book by Scott Hocking.

From indigenous issues and rites of passage, to sexual repression, mateship, larrikins and more, Australian films provide a cultural snapshot of our sunburnt country, as seen through the lenses of some of the world’s finest filmmakers.

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  1. 86 -

    The Story of the Kelly Gang

    1906, in 3 top lists Check
  2. 79 -

    The Sentimental Bloke

    1919, in 2 top lists Check
  3. 36 -

    For the Term of His Natural Life

    1927, in 2 top lists Check
  4. 64 -

    On Our Selection

    1932, in 1 top list Check
  5. 37 -

    40,000 Horsemen

    1940 — a.k.a. Forty Thousand Horsemen, in 2 top lists Check
  6. 65 -

    The Overlanders

    1946, in 2 top lists Check
  7. 33 -

    Eureka Stockade

    1949, in 1 top list Check
  8. 8 -

    The Back of Beyond

    1954, in 2 top lists Check
  9. 44 -

    Jedda

    1955, in 2 top lists Check
  10. 81 -

    The Shiralee

    1957, in 1 top list Check
  11. 89 -

    The Sundowners

    1960, in 2 top lists Check
  12. 91 -

    They're a Weird Mob

    1966, in 1 top list Check
  13. 95 -

    Wake in Fright

    1971, in 5 top lists Check
  14. 96 -

    Walkabout

    1971, in 12 top lists Check
  15. 1 -

    The Adventures of Barry McKenzie

    1972, in 1 top list Check
  16. 3 -

    Alvin Purple

    1973 — a.k.a. The Sex Therapist, in 1 top list Check
  17. 19 -

    The Cars That Ate Paris

    1974 — a.k.a. Cars That Eat People, in 4 top lists Check
  18. 84 -

    Stone

    1974, in 1 top list Check
  19. 56 -

    The Man from Hong Kong

    1975 — a.k.a. Dragon Flies, in 1 top list Check
  20. 69 -

    Picnic at Hanging Rock

    1975, in 14 top lists Check
  21. 73 -

    Pure S

    1975, in 1 top list Check
  22. 88 -

    Sunday Too Far Away

    1975, in 1 top list Check
  23. 17 -

    Caddie

    1976, in 1 top list Check
  24. 29 -

    The Devil's Playground

    1976, in 1 top list Check
  25. 31 -

    Don's Party

    1976, in 1 top list Check
  26. 85 -

    Storm Boy

    1976, in 1 top list Check
  27. 9 -

    Backroads

    1977, in 1 top list Check
  28. 35 -

    The F.J. Holden

    1977, in 1 top list Check
  29. 39 -

    The Getting of Wisdom

    1977, in 1 top list Check
  30. 46 -

    The Last Wave

    1977, in 3 top lists Check
  31. 21 -

    The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith

    1978, in 3 top lists Check
  32. 50 -

    Long Weekend

    1978, in 2 top lists Check
  33. 62 -

    Newsfront

    1978, in 3 top lists Check
  34. 66 -

    Patrick

    1978, in 1 top list Check
  35. 53 -

    Mad Max

    1979, in 12 top lists Check
  36. 61 -

    My Brilliant Career

    1979, in 6 top lists Check
  37. 63 -

    The Odd Angry Shot

    1979, in 1 top list Check
  38. 16 -

    'Breaker' Morant

    1980, in 5 top lists Check
  39. 23 -

    The Club

    1980, in 1 top list Check
  40. 38 -

    Gallipoli

    1981, in 5 top lists Check
  41. 54 -

    Mad Max 2

    1981 — a.k.a. The Road Warrior, in 12 top lists Check
  42. 72 -

    Puberty Blues

    1981, in 1 top list Check
  43. 77 -

    Roadgames

    1981 — a.k.a. Road Games, in 2 top lists Check
  44. 57 -

    The Man from Snowy River

    1982, in 1 top list Check
  45. 59 -

    Monkey Grip

    1982, in 1 top list Check
  46. 97 -

    We of the Never Never

    1982, in 1 top list Check
  47. 100 -

    The Year of Living Dangerously

    1982, in 5 top lists Check
  48. 18 -

    Careful, He Might Hear You

    1983, in 1 top list Check
  49. 40 -

    Goodbye Paradise

    1983, in 1 top list Check
  50. 58 -

    Man of Flowers

    1983, in 1 top list Check
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