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form y Last Cab to Darwin single work   film/TV  
Adaptation of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb 2002 single work drama
Issue Details: First known date: 2014 2014
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'Rex drives a cab and has never left Broken Hill in his life. When he discovers he doesn't have long to live, he decides to drive across the heart of the country to Darwin, where he's heard he will be able to die on his own terms; but along the way he discovers that before you can end your life, you've got to live it, and to live it you've got to share it... ' (Production summary)

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Works about this Work

From Stage to Screen : Why Australian Cinema Is so in Love with the Theatre Luke Buckmaster , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 10 March 2016;
'Recently there have been more Australian screen adaptations of plays than ever been before – but how much is too much?'
Teasing Threads – Sundry Film and Literary Criticism : Jeremy Sims’ ‘Last Cab to Darwin’ Chris Palazzolo , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Rochford Street Review , July-September no. 19 2016;

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
'Chris Palazzolo learns about The People in Last Cab to Darwin, directed by Jeremy Sims, 2016'
Beginning at the End Neil Maizels , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Arena Magazine , August - September no. 143 2016; (p. 49-51)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
Batch of Lively Local Films to Have World Premieres Garry Maddox , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 3 June 2015; (p. 8)
Lively Films Drive Record Numbers Garry Maddox , 2015 single work
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 16 June 2015; (p. 11)
'Taxi drivers were hailed heroes at the festival, writes Garry Maddox. '
Accent on Origins for Weaver Philippa Hawker , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 1 August 2015; (p. 10)
'Chameleonic star Jacki Weaver's latest film - a comedy about euthanasia - brought a welcome return to home soil.'
Tell Him He's Not Dreamin' Anymore Vicky Roach , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sunday Mail , 19 July 2015; (p. 80)
Reel Winners Vicky Roach , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 25 July 2015; (p. 12)
'Aussie films are heading for a 10 per cent share of the local box office for the first time in more than 20 years...'
Pro-euthanasia Doctor Criticises ‘Comedic’ End-of-life Movie Garry Maddox , Nick Miller , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 7 August 2015; (p. 12)
Accentuating the Positive – In a Manner of Speaking Philippa Hawker , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 7 August 2015; (p. 7)
'With her success in US films, Jacki Weaver is getting used to being asked if her Australian accent is fake...'
A Cab Ride to Savour Michael Bodey , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 8-9 August 2015; (p. 13)
'Ningali Lawford-Wolf is back on the big screen in a role she found too good to refuse, writes Michael Bodey'
Journey as Important as the Destination Karl Quinn , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 16 August 2015; (p. 18)
More Australian Action in Toronto Garry Maddox , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 20 August 2015; (p. 20) The Sydney Morning Herald , 20 August 2015; (p. 20)
A Life By the Meter Fiona Purdon , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 8 August 2015; (p. 33)
Flicking Over the $64 Million Mark Antimo Iannella , Anna Vlach , Matt Gilbertson , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 8 October 2015; (p. 24)
Out Girl Can So ACCTA Penelope Debelle , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 29 October 2015; (p. 24)
Vision Splendid for Aussie Films Fiona Purdon , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 6 June 2015; (p. 16)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
'Michael Caton’s latest movie Last Cab to Darwin will open the second Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival in Winton writes Fiona Purdon.'
Cabbie Finds Life in Face of Death Garry Maddox , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 8 June 2015; (p. 11)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV ; Strangerland Fiona Seres 2015 single work film/TV
Last Cab to Darwin First Look Review – A Moving If Muddled Aussie Road Movie Luke Buckmaster , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 7 June 2015;

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
Last Cab to Darwin a True Blue Emotional Ride 2015 single work review
— Appears in: NT News , 12 June 2015; (p. 14)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
'The release date and trailer for a highly anticipated major Australian movie filmed predominantly i the Northern Territory have been released...'
Vision Splendid for Aussie Films Fiona Purdon , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 6 June 2015; (p. 16)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
'Michael Caton’s latest movie Last Cab to Darwin will open the second Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival in Winton writes Fiona Purdon.'
Cabbie Finds Life in Face of Death Garry Maddox , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 8 June 2015; (p. 11)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV ; Strangerland Fiona Seres 2015 single work film/TV
Last Cab to Darwin First Look Review – A Moving If Muddled Aussie Road Movie Luke Buckmaster , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 7 June 2015;

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
Last Cab to Darwin a True Blue Emotional Ride 2015 single work review
— Appears in: NT News , 12 June 2015; (p. 14)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
'The release date and trailer for a highly anticipated major Australian movie filmed predominantly i the Northern Territory have been released...'
Reading the Meter Fiona Purdon , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 25 July 2015; (p. 16)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
'Aussie larrikin Michael Caton channels his lesser-known serious side in drama Last Cab to Darwin...'
Still Dreamin' Garry Maddox , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 1 August 2015; (p. 12)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
Taking the Slow Road David Stratton , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 1-2 August 2015; (p. 14)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
A Ride Worth Hailing Leigh Paatsch , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 6 August 2015; (p. 32)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
You’re Not Dreaming, a Serious Caton Paul Byrnes , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 6 August 2015; (p. 34)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
Territory of the Heart Garry Maddox , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 7 August 2015; (p. 4)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
Roadtrip a Harsh Trail of Emotion Sandra Hall , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 9 August 2015; (p. 11)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
Bumpy Road Movie Has Heart Ed Gibbs , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Mail , 2 August 2015; (p. 75)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
Caton On the Road to Impress Leigh Paatsch , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 6 August 2015; (p. 43)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
A Euthanasia Parable in the Outback Tim Kroenert , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: Eureka Street , 3 August vol. 25 no. 15 2015;

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
Teasing Threads – Sundry Film and Literary Criticism : Jeremy Sims’ ‘Last Cab to Darwin’ Chris Palazzolo , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Rochford Street Review , July-September no. 19 2016;

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
'Chris Palazzolo learns about The People in Last Cab to Darwin, directed by Jeremy Sims, 2016'
Beginning at the End Neil Maizels , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Arena Magazine , August - September no. 143 2016; (p. 49-51)

— Review of Last Cab to Darwin Reg Cribb Jeremy Sims 2014 single work film/TV
Keep Your Eyes Wide Shut, Nic Looks Feral 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 25 April 2014; (p. 13)
Outback Nicole's Out of Sight Sally Brooks , Penelope Debelle , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 25 April 2014; (p. 5)
Batch of Lively Local Films to Have World Premieres Garry Maddox , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 3 June 2015; (p. 8)
Lively Films Drive Record Numbers Garry Maddox , 2015 single work
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 16 June 2015; (p. 11)
'Taxi drivers were hailed heroes at the festival, writes Garry Maddox. '
Tell Him He's Not Dreamin' Anymore Vicky Roach , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sunday Mail , 19 July 2015; (p. 80)
Reel Winners Vicky Roach , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 25 July 2015; (p. 12)
'Aussie films are heading for a 10 per cent share of the local box office for the first time in more than 20 years...'
Accent on Origins for Weaver Philippa Hawker , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 1 August 2015; (p. 10)
'Chameleonic star Jacki Weaver's latest film - a comedy about euthanasia - brought a welcome return to home soil.'
Pro-euthanasia Doctor Criticises ‘Comedic’ End-of-life Movie Garry Maddox , Nick Miller , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 7 August 2015; (p. 12)
Accentuating the Positive – In a Manner of Speaking Philippa Hawker , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 7 August 2015; (p. 7)
'With her success in US films, Jacki Weaver is getting used to being asked if her Australian accent is fake...'
A Cab Ride to Savour Michael Bodey , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 8-9 August 2015; (p. 13)
'Ningali Lawford-Wolf is back on the big screen in a role she found too good to refuse, writes Michael Bodey'
Journey as Important as the Destination Karl Quinn , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 16 August 2015; (p. 18)
More Australian Action in Toronto Garry Maddox , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 20 August 2015; (p. 20) The Sydney Morning Herald , 20 August 2015; (p. 20)
A Life By the Meter Fiona Purdon , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 8 August 2015; (p. 33)
Flicking Over the $64 Million Mark Antimo Iannella , Anna Vlach , Matt Gilbertson , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 8 October 2015; (p. 24)
Out Girl Can So ACCTA Penelope Debelle , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 29 October 2015; (p. 24)
From Stage to Screen : Why Australian Cinema Is so in Love with the Theatre Luke Buckmaster , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 10 March 2016;
'Recently there have been more Australian screen adaptations of plays than ever been before – but how much is too much?'
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