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David Wenham

David Wenham

Country: Australia

Total Credits at Criticker: 48 (Actor), 2 (Director)

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    The Bank
    When young mathematician Jim Doyle discovers a formula that accurately predicts fluctuations of stock prices, he is bamboozled by ruthless CEO Simon O'Reilly as they develop a get-rich-quick scheme that quickly turns deadly.
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    Better Than Sex
    The story of a one-night stand that goes wrong for all the right reason. (Samuel Goldwyn Films)
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    The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course
    Aussie adventurer Steve Irwin aka The Crocodile Hunter has avoided the death-roll and nabbed another feisty croc, hoping to save it from poachers. What Steve doesn't know is that the crocodile has innocently swallowed a top secret US satellite beacon, and the poachers are actually American special agents sent to retrieve it. Crikey! (imdb)
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    Dark City
    Alex Proyas directs this futuristic thriller about a man (Sewell) waking up to find he is wanted for brutal murders he doesn't remember. Haunted by mysterious beings who stop time and alter reality, he seeks to unravel the riddle of his identity. [New Line]
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    Dust
    Two inter-cut tales of redemption, a century apart.
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    Moulin Rouge!
    The year is 1899, and Christian, a young English writer, has come to Paris to follow the Bohemian revolution taking hold of the city's drug and prostitute infested underworld. And nowhere is the thrill of the underworld more alive than at the Moulin Rouge, a night club where the rich and poor men alike come to be entertained by the dancers, but things take a wicked turn for Christian as he starts a deadly love affair with the star courtesan of the club, Satine... (imdb)
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    Pure
    Set in the East-End of London, Pure is a story about the bond between a mother, her children and the pull of drugs. (Indican Pictures)
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    Russian Doll
    Harvey, a self-doubting private investigator, plans to marry his girlfriend until he is hired to solve an adultery case and discovers the adulterer is cheating with his fiancée. Lost and dejected, Harvey quits his job and wallows in booze and the occasional odd blind date. Meanwhile, Katia, a Jewish woman from St. Petersburg, arrives in Sydney after answering an ad from an international matchmaking agency. But instead of love, she finds her prospective groom dead on arrival.
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    Van Helsing
    Gabriel Van Helsing (Jackman) is a man cursed with a past he cannot recall and driven by a mission he cannot deny. Charged by a secret organization to seek out and defeat evil the world over, his efforts to rid the world of its nightmarish creatures have been rewarded with the title that now follows him: murderer. (Universal Pictures)
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    The Proposition
    Aussie director John Hillcoat helmed this gripping, epic-scale Western set in the thick of the 1880s outback. When no-nonsense lawman Capt. Stanley (Ray Winstone) apprehends the notorious Charlie Burns (Guy Pearce) and his younger sibling, Mikey (Richard Wilson), Stanley makes Charlie an unsavory proposition: If he murders his outlaw brother, Arthur (Danny Huston), Mikey will escape the hangman's noose. Emily Watson plays Stanley's genteel wife.
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    Gettin\
    Barry is fresh out of prison and determined to stay on the straight and narrow. But like his mate Johnny and reformed gangster turned restaurateur Dabba, he finds out the hard way that there are old scores and a few new ones that'll make getting square a lot harder than he thought.
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    300
    A ferocious retelling of the ancient Battle of Thermopylae in which King Leonidas (Butler) and 300 Spartans fought to the death against Xerxes and his massive Persian army. Facing insurmountable odds, their valor and sacrifice inspire all of Greece to unite against their Persian enemy, drawing a line in the sand for democracy.
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    Married Life
    A 1940s-set drama where an adulterous man plots his wife's death instead of putting her through the humiliation of a divorce. (imdb)
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    Australia
    Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 1,500 head of cattle over unforgiving landscape, they experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand.
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    The Boys
    Brett Sprague is a violent and psychopathic man, who is released on parole after serving a sentence for assault. As he returns to his family house and we watch him and his brothers, Stevie and Glenn, for the next 24 hours, it becomes clear this day will not end well. (imdb)
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    Molokai: The Story of Father Damien
    The true story of the 19th century priest who volunteered to go to the island of Molokai, to console and care for the lepers. (imdb)
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    Die Päpstin
    An adaptation of the 1996 bestseller "Pope Joan" in which a peasant girl disguised as a man becomes pope.
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    Answered by Fire
    True story of East Timor's independence from Indonesia
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    Tran the Man
    Tran the Man (1994) - Short Film
    Ray Moss has been nicknamed Tran by the Asian shopkeepers in his job as a security guard at a shopping centre in suburban Cabramatta. For Ray/Tran, the heat is on. His brother and uncle have had their heroin business undercut by Asian-controlled competition and they want Ray as their go-between. (Screen Australia)
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    Three Dollars
    THREE DOLLARS is the story of Eddie, an honest, compassionate man who finds himself with a wife, a child, and three dollars. Eddie's world revolves around the three women in his life: his brilliant wife Tanya, a passionate academic, their six year old daughter Abby, who heightens the stakes on every decision Eddie makes, and his childhood sweetheart, the beautiful, privileged Amanda, who re-appears in his life with mathematical certainty every nine and a half years...
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    Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga\
    Kathryn Lasky's popular children's books are the inspiration for this captivating animated feature about Soren, a barn owl kidnapped from his peaceful forest home. His abductors bring him to an orphanage, where he must train to become a soldier. Despite the toil and hardships, Soren makes friends, and together the young birds attempt to escape.
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    The Brush-Off
    The political adviser to Australia's Minister of the Arts investigates the suspicious death of a disgruntled artist. (imdb)
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    Van Helsing: The London Assignment
    In this animated prequel to the Van Helsing movie, Van Helsing travels to London to deal with the mischievous Dr. Jekyll. (imdb)
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    Oranges And Sunshine
    Story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker, who uncovered one of the most significant social scandals in recent times: the forced migration of children from the United Kingdom. She discovered a secret that the British government had kept hidden for years: one hundred and thirty thousand children in care had been sent abroad to commonwealth countries, mainly Australia. Many were subjected to appalling abuse. They were promised oranges and sunshine, they got hard labour and life in institutions. (imdb)
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    After the Deluge
    Follows the stories of the four men of the Kirby family. Through all four stories, we uncover a families troubled past, and their struggle towards a reconciled future. (imdb)
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    Top of the Lake
    When pregnant, 12-year-old Tui tries to kill herself in a freezing New Zealand lake, Detective Robin Griffin has plenty of questions for the girl. But when Tui suddenly disappears, Griffin finds herself knee-deep in small-town secrets.
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    300: Rise of an Empire
    The Greek general Themistocles battles an invading army of Persians under the mortal-turned-god, Xerxes. (imdb)
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    Paper Planes
    An imaginative children's film about a young Australian boy's passion for flight and his challenge to compete in the World Paper Plane Championships in Japan. (imdb)
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    Glenn Owen Dodds
    Michael Radcliffe was catching the bus this morning, like he does every day of his everyday life. He didn't expect to have a five-minute sit-down with God, Glenn Owen Dodds that is, a mysterious man who claims to be God. Could he really be God? He seems to know an awful lot about Michael Radcliffe. But what kind of God looks like a hapless mug punter with a frightful filing system? (imdb)
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    Stiff
    Stiff (2004) - TV Movie
    Murray Whelan, a young political adviser to the Labor Minister for Ethnic Affairs, must play detective when he gets unwillingly dragged into a murder investigation. Based on a popular Australian series of detective books. (imdb)
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    Blinky Bill the Movie
    An adventurous young koala embarks on a journey across the wild and dangerous Australian outback in the hope of finding his missing father, but he soon discovers that there is more to being a hero than meets the eye. (imdb)
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    Goldstone
    Indigenous Detective Jay Swan arrives in the frontier town of Goldstone on a missing persons enquiry. What seems like a simple light duties investigation opens a web of crime and corruption. Jay must pull his life together and bury his differences with young local cop Josh, so together they can bring justice to Goldstone. (imdb)
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    Lion
    A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family. (imdb)
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    Iron Fist
    Iron Fist (2017) - TV Series
    Danny Rand returns to New York City after being missing for years, trying to reconnect with his past and his family legacy. He fights against the criminal element corrupting his world around him with his incredible kung-fu mastery and ability to summon the awesome power of the fiery Iron Fist. (imdb)
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    Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
    Captain Jack Sparrow searches for the trident of Poseidon.
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    Better Man
    Better Man (2013) - TV Series
    A Vietnamese-Australian man aggrees to smuggle drugs in order to help his impoverished family. (Netflix)
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    Wake in Fright
    Wake in Fright (2017) - TV Mini-Series
    A young school teacher finds himself marooned in a small mining town where a dangerous series of events render him a broken and desperate man. (imdb)
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    Beyond the Known World
    Recently divorced Carl and Julie are not on good terms. When their 19-year-old daughter goes missing in India, they must journey into the Himalayas in search for her. (imdb)
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    The Wall
    The Wall (2017) - Short Film
    An old woman finds herself faced against a wall with only one way over. (youtube)
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    Peter Rabbit
    Feature adaptation of Beatrix Potter's classic tale of a rebellious rabbit trying to sneak into a farmer's vegetable garden. (imdb)
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    In Like Flynn
    The biopic depicts Flynn's roust-about early life in Australia, before he became an internationally famed celebrity. In those days he was an adventurer, opium smuggler, gambler, street fighter, womanizer, and gold prospector. The film, based on Flynn's early autobiography "Beam Ends," was written for the screen by Large and Luke Flynn, who found the inspiration as a result of their travels through Australia in the footsteps of Luke's iconic grandfather. (imdb)
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    Nekrotronic
    A man who discovers that he is part of a secret sect of magical beings who hunt down and destroy demons in the internet. (imdb)
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    Dirt Music
    The stunning landscape of Western Australia is the backdrop for an impassioned tale of love and grief in Gregor Jordan's adaptation of the acclaimed novel by Tim Winton. (imdb)
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    The Furnace
    To escape the outback, a young Afghan cameleer falls in with a mysterious bushman on the run with stolen Crown gold.
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    Pieces of Her
    When a Saturday afternoon trip to the mall with her mother suddenly explodes into violence, an adrift young woman's conception of her mother is forever changed.
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    Elvis
    From his childhood in Tupelo, Mississippi to his rise to stardom starting in Memphis, Tennessee and his conquering of Las Vegas, Nevada, Elvis Presley becomes the first rock 'n roll star and changes the world with his music (imdb.com).
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    Mortal Kombat Legends: Snow Blind
    Hellbent on taking over Earthrealm, Kano viciously attacks town after town with the aid of three cold-blooded Black Dragon mercenaries. Those who don’t submit are annihilated but one young man won’t bend the knee to Kano: Kenshi.
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    Faraway Downs
    Faraway Downs (2023) - TV Mini-Series
    An expanded version of Luhrmann's film, AUSTRALIA, the story centres on an English aristocrat, Lady Sarah Ashley, who travels halfway across the world to confront her wayward husband and sell an unusual asset: a million-acre cattle ranch in the Australian Outback called "Faraway Downs." (disney+)
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