We're not in Pandora anymore. Sam Worthington in the lead role of locally produced 'Drift'

We're not in Pandora anymore. Sam Worthington in the lead role of locally produced 'Drift'


Well, after plenty of hype and lots of local interest, the WA made surf film Drift finally hits cinemas, and here in WA, it’s a pretty big deal. But does it live up to the hype? Shannon Harvey reviews the film. to see if it's a wipeout or greenroom excellence.


Django Well, QUENTINO TARANTINO IS BACK! Django Unchained — the ‘D’ is silent — is his eighth film and maybe his most controversial yet. It’s a violent and very, very long ode to B-westerns set during the slavery period in the deep south.

A Good Day To Die Hard

Die Hard 5 We all know that the original Die Hard film is one of the great action films of all time. Maybe the greatest. So I want to share some little-known Die Hard history.


Skyfall Well, it took 50 years of Bond, 23 films, 6 actors, dozens of Bond girls and 100s of incredible stunts, but Skyfall might just be the best Bond film of them all. It may be too early to say, but it just might be the very best. It’s certainly in the top 3 or 4. read Shannon's full review here.

Movie review: Quartet

Click image to view Shannon Harvey's review of British comedy Here’s a film that’s absolutely perfect for 6PR listeners, and especially for older listeners, which are becoming a huge movie market of late. Click here to read Shannon Harvey's review and leave your own thoughts on the film.

Robot and Frank

Robot and Frank This is perfect for 6PR listeners. Frank Langella stars in this gentle, moving and very interesting drama set in the near future, when humans are beginning to use robots for various domestic tasks. Read Shannon Harvey's full review and watch the trailer here.

Life of Pi

Life of Pi Here’s something special ahead of Christmas. It’s a film that’s out January 1 (New Year’s Day) and the new film from ace director Ang Lee (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Brokeback Mountain). It’s called Life of Pi and you can read Shannon Harvey's review here.

The Sessions

The Sessions Fair warning. This is going to be one of the more confronting films you may see. It’s handled maturely and delicately, but it’s not the film you want to see with your parents or your sister. Read Shannon Harvey's review of The Sessions.

Lawless: Movie Review

Lawless: Stars: Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf, Guy Pearce, Jessica Chastain, Gary Oldman, Noah Taylor, Mia Wasikowska, Jason Clarke Lawless is a prohibition era gangster thriller based around moonshers in the Deep South. It’s from the Aussie writing-directing team of Nick Cave & John Hilcoat with several Aussies in the cast. Will that combination help it in Aussie cinemas? Read Shannon's review to find out.

Critique the Critic

Shwotime with Shannon Harvey, every Thursday at 10.30 on the Morning program. Here is your chance to match your film review skills against one of the best in the business, Shannon Harvey. Click here to learn how you could win a double pass to experience the luxury of Reading Cinemas Belmont Gold Lounge.