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About Damien Straker

Damien Straker is a freelance writer and film critic. He studied at the University of Sydney and graduated with an Arts Honours degree in Film Studies. He is a pop culture aficionado and enjoys talking about all films, 90s TV shows, ninjas and watching Rugby League. His favourite film directors are Alfonso Cuarón, Clint Eastwood and Alexander Payne.



Author Archives: Damien Straker

La Chimera – Film Review

April 13th, 2024 | by Damien Straker

Reviewed by Damien Straker on the 9th of April 2024 Palace Films presents a film by Alice Rohrwacher Written by ...


Robot Dreams – Film Review

April 13th, 2024 | by Damien Straker

Reviewed by Damien Straker on the 13th of April 2024 Madman presents a film by Pablo Berger Screenplay by Pablo ...


The Trust Fall: Julian Assange – Trailer and Synopsis

March 6th, 2024 | by Damien Straker

A shocking new Australian documentary, The Trust Fall: Julian Assange, has been taken up by the three largest cinema chains – Event Cinemas, Hoyts and Village Cinemas. Sessions at the major chains commence today, 6th of March, 2024. The ...


BACK TO BLACK – OFFICIAL TRAILER LAUNCH

February 11th, 2024 | by Damien Straker

Directed By: Sam Taylor-Johnson Cast: Marisa Abela, Jack O’Connell, Eddie Marsan, Juliet Cowan, and Lesley Manville Screenplay By: Matt Greenhalgh Produced ...


Poor Things – Film Review

January 9th, 2024 | by Damien Straker

Reviewed by Damien Straker on the 9th of January 2024 20th Century Studios AU presents a film by Yorgos Lanthimos ...



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