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Jindabyne (2006 movie)

3 Ratings: 1.0
A movie directed by Ray Lawrence

While on his annual fishing trip with friends, Stewart (Gabriel Byrne) discovers a dead woman (Tatea Reilly) floating in a mountain river. Deciding that there's nothing they can do to help her at this point, Stewart, Carl (John Howard), Rocco (Stelios … see full wiki

Director: Ray Lawrence
Genre: Drama
Release Date: April 27, 2007
MPAA Rating: R
3 reviews about Jindabyne (2006 movie)
review by . February 14, 2008
posted in Movie Hype
Pros: Nothing at all      Cons: If there are no pros, then all are cons      The Bottom Line: Stay away from it. You want to watch an Australian flick, look to Peter Weir.      Plot Details: This opinion reveals minor details about the movie''s plot.      Jindabyne is at least three storylines only vaguely connected and that never really concludes anything. You can call this slice of life story, but it isn’t …
review by . October 22, 2007
posted in Movie Hype
`Jindabyne' is one of those unique cinematic experiences that keeps one alert every moment. It's an unsettling movie; one that is quietly suspenseful and disturbing, but its message is almost indelible. The moral of the story kept bringing back memories of the mid-eighties' movie 'River's Edge' River's Edge or the more recent 'Brick,' Brick) even though the atmosphere is clearly different than either one. (Not to mention mostly involving adults, rather than teenagers, this time.) The editing (Thanks …
review by . October 03, 2007
JINDABYNE is a disturbing, somber little film from Australia - a film with profound observations about ethics, racism, the fragility of marriage, the vulnerability of children's minds, and the desperate need for respect for beliefs and peoples outside the mainstream. Beatrix Christian adapted the screenplay from one of Raymond Carver's brilliant short stories, 'So Much Water So Close to Home': it has been said that Carver had 'the ability to render graceful prose from dreary, commonplace, scrapping-the-bottom …
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