The Name of the Rose
46:21

The Name of the Rose

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS October 3, 2019

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11-12
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Adso, a young soldier and son of a German general befriends William of Baskerville, a learned and intelligent English Franciscan friar. The two journey to a remote monastery, ...

Adso, a young soldier and son of a German general befriends William of Baskerville, a learned and intelligent English Franciscan friar. The two journey to a remote monastery, where an important conference will be held between the Pope's delegation and that of the Emperor. They arrive just as the body of one of the monks is found; initially dismissed as a suicide, suspicions arise when a second body is discovered shortly after.

The Name of the Rose
55:36

The Name of the Rose

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS May 15, 2020

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11-12
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With the murderer still on the loose and the summit coming to a close, William and Adso are in a race against time to find the real culprit.

With the murderer still on the loose and the summit coming to a close, William and Adso are in a race against time to find the real culprit.

Cloudstreet: Adapting An Australian Classic
25:15

Cloudstreet: Adapting An Australian Classic

Showcase May 3, 2011

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English

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11-12
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Take a look behind the scenes at the mini series production of Tim Winton's award-winning masterpiece Cloudstreet; a celebration of post-war working-class Australia.

Take a look behind the scenes at the mini series production of Tim Winton's award-winning masterpiece Cloudstreet; a celebration of post-war working-class Australia.

Tim Winton's The Turning
12:34

Tim Winton's The Turning: Small Mercies

ABC October 13, 2018

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English

11-12
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After the death of his wife, Peter Dyson moves back to his hometown of Angelus with his son, Ricky. Trying to settle into his new life proves difficult when his ex-girlfriend ...

After the death of his wife, Peter Dyson moves back to his hometown of Angelus with his son, Ricky. Trying to settle into his new life proves difficult when his ex-girlfriend reaches out to him.

Carrie
1:30:44

Carrie

7Flix April 1, 2020

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English

11-12
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A re-imagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on ...

A re-imagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom. Based on the Stephen King novel.

Tomorrow Never Dies
1:53:10

Tomorrow Never Dies

9Gem April 2, 2020

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English

11-12
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James Bond 007 heads to stop a media mogul's plan to induce war between China and the UK in order to obtain exclusive global media coverage. Based on the Ian Fleming character.

James Bond 007 heads to stop a media mogul's plan to induce war between China and the UK in order to obtain exclusive global media coverage. Based on the Ian Fleming character.

Iceberg Slim: Portrait Of A Pimp
1:24:40

Iceberg Slim: Portrait Of A Pimp

SBS2 July 2, 2015

Literature

Personal and social capability

11-12
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This star-studded documentary examines the tumultuous true life story of legendary Chicago pimp Iceberg Slim and how he reinvented himself from pimp to author of seven ...

This star-studded documentary examines the tumultuous true life story of legendary Chicago pimp Iceberg Slim and how he reinvented himself from pimp to author of seven groundbreaking books. This larger-than-life character is considered responsible for the birth of Street Lit and explored the world of the ghetto in gritty and poetic detail.

Myths and Monsters
42:44

Myths and Monsters: War

Season 1 Episode 3 The History Channel August 30, 2018

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History

11-12
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A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

The Name of the Rose
49:26

The Name of the Rose

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS October 10, 2019

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11-12
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William and Adso manage to escape the library and begin to decipher Venantius' message, suspecting a connection to Dolcino. Meanwhile, as the papal delegation continues to ...

William and Adso manage to escape the library and begin to decipher Venantius' message, suspecting a connection to Dolcino. Meanwhile, as the papal delegation continues to advance towards the monastery, Gui receives a message from the pope expanding his power even further.

The World Is Not Enough
2:00:59

The World Is Not Enough

9Gem April 3, 2020

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11-12
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James Bond 007 is back. When an oil tycoon is murdered in MI6, Bond is sent to protect his daughter. The assassin however is an international terrorist who can't feel pain and ...

James Bond 007 is back. When an oil tycoon is murdered in MI6, Bond is sent to protect his daughter. The assassin however is an international terrorist who can't feel pain and harbours a vendetta against all of Europe. Based on the Ian Fleming character.

Never Say Never Again
2:06:02

Never Say Never Again

9Gem March 28, 2020

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11-12
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A SPECTRE agent has stolen two American nuclear warheads, and James Bond 007 must find their targets before they are detonated. Based on the Ian Fleming novel, Thunderball.

A SPECTRE agent has stolen two American nuclear warheads, and James Bond 007 must find their targets before they are detonated. Based on the Ian Fleming novel, Thunderball.

GoldenEye
2:24:42

GoldenEye

9Gem April 1, 2020

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English

11-12
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James Bond 007 teams up with the lone survivor of a destroyed Russian research centre to stop the hijacking of a nuclear space weapon. Things become complicated when a fellow ...

James Bond 007 teams up with the lone survivor of a destroyed Russian research centre to stop the hijacking of a nuclear space weapon. Things become complicated when a fellow agent, thought to be dead, becomes involved. Based on the Ian Fleming character.

Frankenstein: Birth of a Monster
58:15

Frankenstein: Birth of a Monster

BBC Knowledge July 19, 2010

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History

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11-12
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The extraordinary story of how the 19-year-old Mary Shelley created Frankenstein, one of the world's most terrifying monsters. Daughter of Mary Woolstencraft, wife of Percy ...

The extraordinary story of how the 19-year-old Mary Shelley created Frankenstein, one of the world's most terrifying monsters. Daughter of Mary Woolstencraft, wife of Percy Byshe Shelley and close friend to Lord Byron, Mary Shelley's life was every bit as extraordinary as her most famous work. Dramatising the adventures, love affairs and tragedies of her young life, the film shows how her monstrous creation reflected her own extraordinary experiences.

Discovering Herge
44:00

Discovering Herge

SBS2 December 30, 2012

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Visual arts

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11-12
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An in-depth look at the life Georges Remi (known by his pen name Herge), whose tales of reporter Tintin and his canine sidekick Snowy have stood the test of time, despite ...

An in-depth look at the life Georges Remi (known by his pen name Herge), whose tales of reporter Tintin and his canine sidekick Snowy have stood the test of time, despite controversy over his early work.

Spectre
2:22:05

Spectre

Foxtel Premiere September 11, 2016

Literature

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
A cryptic message from 007's past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond uncovers the ...

A cryptic message from 007's past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond uncovers the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.

Myths and Monsters
43:00

Myths and Monsters: Heroes and Villains

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel August 18, 2018

Literature

History

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

Sophie's Choice
2:24:31

Sophie's Choice

SBS World Movies March 1, 2020

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11-12
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A tragic tale of a writer's love for a Holocaust survivor. Adapted from William Styron's bestselling novel and pulsating with great artistry, it tells the story of two ...

A tragic tale of a writer's love for a Holocaust survivor. Adapted from William Styron's bestselling novel and pulsating with great artistry, it tells the story of two star-crossed lovers and the unforgettable choice of a Polish Catholic woman Holocaust survivor.

Die Another Day
2:05:02

Die Another Day

9Gem April 4, 2020

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English

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
On his most dangerous mission yet, James Bond 007 is sent to investigate the connection between a North Korean terrorist and a diamond mogul who is funding the development of ...

On his most dangerous mission yet, James Bond 007 is sent to investigate the connection between a North Korean terrorist and a diamond mogul who is funding the development of an international space weapon. Based on the Ian Fleming character.