• Strangerland (2015)


Release Date: July 10th, 2015

DVD Release Date: August 18th, 2015

R |1 hr 51 min

Plot Summary

A couple discover that their teenage children have disappeared just before a massive dust storm sweeps through their remote desert town.

Cast: Nicole Kidman, Joseph Fiennes, Hugo Weaving, Lisa Flanagan, Meyne Wyatt, Maddison Brown

Director: Kim Farrant

Genres: Drama , Thriller

Production Co: Fastnet Films, Dragonfly, Worldview Entertainment

Keywords: Survival , Escape , Pursuit , Mystery , 2010s , Underdog , Police officer , Tense , Small town

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Boyd van HoeijThe Hollywood Reporter

    The film remains stranded in a sort of genre no man’s land. show more

  • 63
    Brad WheelerThe Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    Eerie and unpredictable, Strangerland holds attention, even if traditional suspense tricks are avoided like they were dingos at the daycare. show more

  • 40
    Tim GriersonScreen International

    The directorial debut of Australian filmmaker Kim Farrant is undone by a series of overwrought, miscalculated scenes that can’t be redeemed by an expert cast that’s fully committed to the heavy-handedness. show more

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