Careful, He Might Hear You
Careful, He Might Hear You (1983)

Set in Australia in the 1930s, this drama stars Nicholas Gledhill as P.S., a six-year-old boy who lives with his Aunt Lila (Robyn Nevin) and Uncle George (Peter Whitford). P.S.'s mother died in childbirth, so her sister Lila took him… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: September 1, 1983
DVD Release Date: October 16, 2001
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Glenn Dunks

[It] is a decidedly feminine film, one that is more concerned with issues of class, money, and family. It is a period film that revels in sumptuous costumes amid decadent sets and divine cinematography of Oscar-winning DP John Seale

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Struggle between two sisters for custody of an eight-year-old boy.

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Luke Buckmaster

A melodrama among the pedigree Australian pictures of the early 1980s.

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Urban Cinefile

From the very first shot it's clear that cinematographer John Seale contributes enormously to the film's success. It's without doubt one of the most wonderfully photographed films of Australian cinema.

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