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Following the 18-year success of their reviews on The Movie Show (1986), renowned Australian critics and film supporters David Stratton and Margaret Pomeranz take to a new show, where each week they review five of the latest releases - ranging from big budget flicks to independent Iranian films - always with their unique chemistry, and familiar style that has made them Australian cultural icons. Written by Pete Webster

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Over the 11 years the series was on air, only seven movies were given five stars by both David Stratton and Margaret Pomeranz: Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005), Brokeback Mountain (2005), No Country for Old Men (2007), Samson and Delilah (2009), A Separation (2011), Amour (2012) and Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014). See more »

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An Australian Institution
15 January 2006 | by See all my reviews

Margaret Pomeranz and David Stratton continue to illuminate. Their passion for movies, their near brawls (over such movies as Dancer in the Dark), Margaret's earrings, its all still here in At the Movies. It essentially keeps the format of The Movie Show; movies being rated out of 5 stars, however the larger budged afforded to the program on ABC allows for satellite interviews and greater access to the film festival circuit. Each episode typically contains comprehensive reviews of between 3 and 6 films, and often interviews with those involved with the films creation will also be shown. After 17 years on Australian television, David and Margaret are still here, and as strong as ever.


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