When you look at Australia’s moviegoing history, it’s hard to find a movie that hasn’t been a hit in the last five years.
It’s not that there aren’t a handful of big releases from the past decade, but you’d never know it by just looking at the big names, or even the sheer number of movies on offer.
This list is all about Australian movies that haven’t been on the big screens since 2011, and they’re worth a look, particularly if you’re a big movie fan.
Australia’s Best Movies From The ’70S, ’90S and ’00s to be open In Australia, there are a lot of big films that were released in the 1970s, 80s and 90s.
This includes films like The Bourne Supremacy, The Rocketeer, The Legend of Zorro, The Manchurian Candidate, The Terminator, the Terminator 2: Judgment Day, The Matrix Reloaded, Independence Day, Predator 2, Gladiator, Independence, Star Wars, X-Men and the X-Files.
There are also a few smaller hits, such as The B-Movie, the Mummy and The Last Dinosaur.
Some of the biggest hits have been directed by Australians like Mark Wahlberg, Sam Neill and Daniel Craig, and it’s no wonder that Australian films have been among the best-received foreign releases of the last decade.
The 10 Best Australian Films From The 1970s to the ’90 (and Beyond) 10.
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1990) A Nightmare on Earth (1987) The Manchus of Mars (1962) Nixon (1976) Breathless (1975) In The Name of the Father (1983) Jaws (1975