For the more morbid among us - a collection of movies based on real life serial killers, including the Zodiac in 'Zodiac', Richard Ramirez in 'Nighstalker', and - to add a touch of Victorian respectability to the list - Jack the Ripper in 'From Hell'.
From the nation that gave us Kidman, Gibson, and Crowe - enjoy this list of Australia's very finest modern drama, including crime family epic 'Animal Kingdom' and chilling biopic 'Chopper', depicting the life of Australia's most notorious criminal.
Movies in the vein of 'Charlie Countryman': taking classic crime cinema themes and giving them a modern, indie spin. Some films are foreign, some simply under-publicized, but all are guaranteed to give you a fresh appreciation of the genre!
These movies focus on groups of young people who commit terrible acts, not quite according to their own will, and must live with the monstrous guilt of their deeds. Make your kids watch at least one of these every weekend to hone their sense of caution.
Nowhere breeds tough guys like the outback! Check out the very best action and crime movies the land down under has to offer from 1990 onwards; includes recent indie gem 'The Rover' and critically acclaimed Western 'The Proposition' - starring none other than Aussie native Chris Hemsworth!
Horror movies from a country home to packs of feral animals, a decent sized backwoods community, and an endless desert at the heart of it all; there's no doubt about it, Australia is fertile ground for horror cinema.