Children of the Revolution
Children of the Revolution (1997)

This Australian comedy is set in two time periods. In the 1990s, Australian politician Joe Welch blames his mother for the serious difficulties he's having. The claim seems ridiculous until we flash back to the 1950s and discover that… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: September 2, 2003
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Derek Malcolm
This is London

A fascinating film.

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

A uniformly excellent cast, a good ear for background music and a strong visual style carry the film

Peter Bradshaw

O'Sullivan expertly stitches together these two testimonies, linked yet separated by their differing experiences of the Palestinian cause.

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Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Oddball comic look at the disaster of Communism

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Fantastic! A great dark comedy about communism and it's side effects to a family in Australia. Hilarious! Wonderful performances by Judy Davis and Richard… More