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The Weekend Australian - Review - - Out & About - Stephen Romei

The Menkoff Method (M) This small-bud­get, lim­it­e­drelease Aus­tralian film, di­rected by David Parker, stars the mag­nif­i­cent Noah Taylor as a strange Rus­sian cor­po­rate fixer. Taylor has said he was at­tracted to the Get Smart feel of the script, writ­ten by Zac Gil­lam. It’s en­gag­ing and funny and held to­gether by fine per­for­mances. The fact it is in so few cin­e­mas — when Santa 2 is on hun­dreds of screens — could be a satire on the chal­lenges of Aus­tralian film­mak­ing. The Leg­end of Ben Hall (M)

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