Now is the perfect time to catch up on the best books, films, television shows, music and podcasts you might have missed. Here’s a look at the five best films from master Australian filmmaker Peter Weir.
Deeply moving World War I drama that is one of the great Australian films of any era. (Amazon Prime Video)
The Truman Show
Jim Carrey plays the unwitting star of a global TV show in a brilliantly prophetic comic drama. (Stan)
Masterful thriller set in Amish country with Harrison Ford and Kelly McGillis. (Apple TV+)
Underappreciated gem of a romantic comedy starring Gérard Depardieu and Andie MacDowell. (Apple TV+).
Dead Poets Society
“O Captain! My Captain!” Robin Williams excels as an inspirational English teacher. (Apple TV+)