25 best Australian movies ever

Thursday is Australia Day, so to pay tribute to our Antipodean chums we've picked out the best films from Down Under

Ned Kelly (2003)

Heath Ledger plays the infamous Australian outlaw who donned a suit of armour for his showdown with the authorities. A solid Western that explores the life of an Australian legend from both sides of the law – and it's better than other cinematic treatments of Australia's national myth. Rather Heath Ledger than Mick Jagger – who played Kelly in a 1970 film – after all.

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