Three stories revolving around love: a child falling in love with a much older woman, an obnoxious, disco-loving counselor, and a one-eyed vengeful ronin looking for his kidnapped wife. Original title: Mirokuroze. In Japanese.
This slasher horror film is directed by John Carpenter. On Halloween night 1963, six-year-old Michael Myers inexplicably slaughters his teenage sister. He escapes from a psychiatric institution 15 years later and begins stalking Laurie, a girl from his hometown.
A distant Federation outpost Fort Casey comes under attack by bugs. The team on the fast attack ship Alesia is assigned to help the Starship John A. Warden stationed in Fort Casey evacuate along with the survivors and bring military intelligence safely back to Earth.
Adapted from Phillip Gwynne's novel, "Deadly, Unna?", this Australian film tells the story of an adolescent boy struggling with family conflicts and inter-racial turmoil in the lonely fishing village where he lives.
The love affair between two 20th century icons is dramatised in this period drama. In Paris in 1920, Coco Chanel offers to take the homeless and broke composer Igor Stravinsky into her home, beginning a passionate affair of the heart.
A tragic incident involving an American couple in Morocco sparks a chain of events for four families in different countries. Connected by circumstance but separated by continent, culture and language, each character discovers that it is family that ultimately provides solace and understanding.
Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back or die trying.
Over 50 very famous American and Canadian filmmakers, writers, and comedians share life and professional journeys and insights, in an effort to shed light on the thesis: Do you have to be miserable to be funny?
Acclaimed director Ingmar Bergman draws on his own childhood memories to create this masterful portrait of an upper-class Swedish family whose celebrations and tribulations are seen through the eyes of 10-year-old Alexander.
Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, and featuring a star-studded cast, this movie follows the series of events after the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the infamous Burns brothers gang.
A girl is caught between the life that took her brother and her own inability to strike out on her own. In her grief, she finds solace in the dark music of Black Metal and dreams of becoming a rock star.
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Is a movie director's vision more vivid than a child's imagination? Challenge your students to compare what they've read with what they've watched in these film adaptations of classic books for children.
After your secondary students have finished reading their recommended texts, encourage them to "compare and contrast" classic and popular books with their movie adaptations from Australia and Hollywood.