Director, cast set for Rinehart telepic

Mark Joffe will direct the Nine Network telemovie on the world.s richest woman Gina Rinehart and the troubled Hancock/Rinehart dynasty. Joffe (A Place to Call Home, Wild Boys) will start shooting at ...

An Unknowable Evil in ‘Picnic at Hanging Rock’

What you don’t see is scarier than what you do. This horror movie philosophy has been used time and again to great success. The Haunting utilizes little more than sound effects to represent the ...

RopeofSilicon Movie Club: 'Picnic at Hanging Rock' (1979)

Welcome to the first "meeting" of the RopeofSilicon Movie Club. The film being discussed is Peter Weir's eerie 1979 feature Picnic at Hanging Rock, a film easily described as a mystery and often ...

A Peter Weir Retrospective

Flickering Myth presents a detailed look at the work of internationally renowned Australian filmmaker Peter Weir... Articles Weir Did He Go? Flickering Myth Welcomes Back Peter Weir Trevor Hogg ...

Love Scenes: An Ode to St. Valentine

Andreas from Pussy Goes Grrr here, providing one more love scene to close out Valentine's Day. The opening credits sequence of Peter Weir's Picnic at Hanging Rock takes place, fittingly enough, ...

Peter Weir Retrospective: Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)

Trevor Hogg continues his Peter Weir retrospective with a look at his internationally acclaimed second film... Picnic at Hanging Rock, 1975. Directed by Peter Weir. Starring Rachel Roberts, Vivean ...