List of Australian films of 1988


Title Director Cast Genre Notes
The 13th Floor
An Ordinary Woman
As Time Goes by Barry Peak Bruno Lawrence, Nique Needles, Ray Barrett, Marcelle Schmitz, Mitchell Faircloth, Max Gillies, Deborah Force, Christine Keogh, Ian Shrives, Jane Clifton Comedy / Sci-Fi IMDb
Bachelor Girl Rivka Hartman Comedy / Romance IMDb
Backstage Jonathan Hardy Laura Branigan, Michael Aitkens, Noel Ferrier, Rowena Wallace, Len Kaserman, Kym Gyngell, Mary Ward, James Condon, Ian Mune, John Frawley Drama IMDb
Bingo, Bridesmaids & Braces Gillian Armstrong Documentary IMDb
Black Tulip Franco Cristofani Brian Anderson, Phillip Hinton, Paul Johnstone, Juliet Jordan, Keith Scott, Shane Withington Animation / Adventure IMDb
Body Works David Caesar IMDb
Boulevard of Broken Dreams
Boundaries of the Heart
Breaking Loose
Cane Toads: An Unnatural History Mark Lewis Documentary IMDb
Cannibal Tours Dennis O'Rourke Documentary IMDb
Celia Ann Turner Rebecca Smart, Nicholas Eadie, Victoria Longley, Mary-Anne Fahey, Margaret Ricketts, Alexander Hutchinson, Adrian Mitchell, Callie Gray, Martin Sharman, Alex Menglet, Amelia Frid, William Zappa, Louise Le Nay, Deborra-Lee Furness, Peter Lindsay, Don Kinsey, Dan Webb, Reg Evans, David Ashton Horror / Drama IMDb
Crocodile Dundee II John Cornell Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, John Mellon, Ernie Dingo Action / Adventure / Comedy IMDb
Dadah is Death Jerry London Julie Christie, Hugo Weaving, John Polson, Victor Banerjee, Sarah Jessica Parker Drama IMDb
Daisy and Simon
Day of the Panther
The Dreaming
E'ellermani: The Story of Leo and Leva
Emerald City Michael Jenkins John Hargreaves, Robyn Nevin, Chris Haywood, Nicole Kidman, Ruth Cracknell, Dennis Miller, Nicholas Hammond, Rebel Penfold-Russell, David Hobbs, Comedy / Drama IMDb
The Everlasting Secret Family
Evil Angels (A Cry in the Dark)[1] Fred Schepisi Meryl Streep, Sam Neill, Bruce Myles, Charles Tingwell Docudrama Streep won Best Actress at the 1989 Cannes Film Festival
The First Kangaroos Frank Cvitanovich Dennis Waterman, Chris Haywood, Dominic Sweeney Sports
Georgia Ben Lewin Judy Davis, John Bach, Julia Blake, Alex Manglet, Marshall Napier, Lewis Fiander, Roy Baldwin, Tommy Dysart, Colin Hay, Jillian Murray, David Swann
Ghosts… of the Civil Dead John Hillcoat David Field, Chris DeRose, Nick Cave Drama / Horror IMDb
Grievous Bodily Harm Mark Joffe Colin Friels, John Waters, Bruno Lawrence Crime IMDb
Hell's Half Hectare
In the Aftermath
Incident at Raven's Gate Rolf de Heer Max Cullen, Terry Camilleri, Ritchie Singer Sci-Fi
Lover Boy
The Man from Snowy River II
(a.k.a. Return to Snowy River (US)
and The Untamed (UK))
Geoff Burrowes Tom Burlinson, Sigrid Thornton, Brian Dennehy, Nicholas Eadie, Mark Hembrow, Bryan Marshall, Rhys McConnochie, Peter Cummins, Cornelia Frances, Tony Barry, Wyn Roberts Adventure / Drama / Western IMDb
Moodeitj Yorgas
The Navigator: A Medieval Odyssey Vincent Ward Fantasy IMDb
Night's High Noon: An Anti-Terrain
Pleasure Domes
Point of Departure
Prisoner of Zenda Based on book of same title
The Pursuit of Happiness
Rikki and Pete Nadia Tas Stephen Kearney, Nina Landis, Tetchie Agbayani, Bill Hunter, Bruno Lawrence, Bruce Spence, Lewis Fitz-Gerald, Dorothy Alison, Don Reid, Peter Cummins, Peter Hehir, Ralph Cotterill, Roderick Williams, Denis Lees, Robert Baxter, Graham Rouse, Roger Cox, Nick Lathouris, John Rafter Lee, Alan Hopgood, Charles Dance, Peter Drake, Rennie Ellis, Christopher Mayer, Glenn Robbins Comedy / Drama IMDb
Salt, Saliva, Sperm and Sweat
Sebastian and the Sparrow
Smoke 'Em If You Got 'Em IMDb
Strike of the Panther
The Tale of Ruby Rose Roger Scholes Melita Jurisic Drama / Horror / Thriller IMDb
Two Brothers Running
Under the Gun James Sbardellati Action IMDb
Vicious! Karl Zwicky Drama IMDb
Warm Nights on a Slow Moving Train Bob Ellis Wendy Hughes, Colin Friels Drama IMDb
Whiteforce Eddie Romero Action / Drama IMDb
Young Einstein Yahoo Serious Yahoo Serious Comedy IMDb

External links

  • Internet Movie Database


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