• Wish You Were Here (2013)

Wish You Were Here

Release Date: June 7th, 2013

DVD Release Date: September 10th, 2013

R |1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary

A man (Joel Edgerton), his wife and his sister-in-law must deal with the fallout after their vacation in Cambodia takes a tragic turn.

Cast: Joel Edgerton, Teresa Palmer, Felicity Price, Antony Starr, Nicholas Cassim, Otto Page, Isabelle Austin-Boyd, Tina Bursill

Director: Kieran Darcy-Smith

Genres: Thriller , Drama

Production Co: Aquarius Films, Blue-Tongue Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 67
    William GossFilm.com

    Wish You Were Here goes to a dramatically gripping place of guilt and doubt; if only its grip had held just a bit tighter. show more

  • 90
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    The visceral fireworks of the characters’ arguments and the disintegration of trust among them are observed with unsettling intimacy in the script and in the emotional honesty of the performances...This is terrific stuff. show more

  • 50
    Abhimanyu DasSlant Magazine

    From the opening montage alone, it's clear that Australian director Kieran Darcy-Smith plans to play his cards close to the vest in this maddeningly underwritten thriller/domestic-drama hybrid. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

Awards

Winner Best Supporting Actor
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2012)
Nominated Best Cinematography
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2012)
Nominated Best Direction
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2012)
Nominated Best Editing
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2012)
Winner Best Original Screenplay
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2012)
Nominated Best Film
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2012)