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Issue Details: First known date: 2016 2016
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'WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to be awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.' (Production summary)

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WWII Drama Dominates Awards Annelies Gartner , Sue Yeap , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 28 October 2016; (p. 11)
The Unarmed War Hero Philippa Hawker , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 27 October 2016; (p. 15)
War Movie Has Gibson Firing Philippa Hawker , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 27 October 2016; (p. 7)
Father Trauma, Mother Courage Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 23 October 2016; (p. 6)
Scaling New Heights Jonathon Moran , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sunday Mail , 16 October 2016; (p. 86)
Mel Gibson Movie, Hacksaw Ridge, Receives Standing Ovation at Venice Film Festival Ebony Bowden , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 8 September 2016;
New Passion for Mad Mel Penelope Debelle , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 4 August 2016; (p. 27)
Corr Values Steve Dow , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Saturday Paper , 23 January 2016;
Hacksaw Ridge's Bill Mechanic Says the Mel Gibson Haters Are Being Shouted down Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 1 November 2016; The Age , 1 November 2016;
'Los Angeles, New Orleans, Washington, New York and university after university. Producer Bill Mechanic has been appearing at screenings of Mel Gibson's comeback movie Hacksaw Ridge across the US.'
Gibson's Return Should 'silence Haters' Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 2 November 2016; (p. 18)
Battle of a Brave Heart Annelies Gartner , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 2 November 2016; (p. 1, 6)
Hugo Weaving and Rachel Griffiths on Hacksaw Ridge : 'Mel Gibson's Never Made a Bad Movie' Luke Buckmaster , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 3 November 2016;
'Gibson comes out firing through the fog, smoke and stink of war in the ‘extraordinary true story’ about war hero Desmond T Doss.'
Some Still Can't Hack Our Mel Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 10 November 2016; (p. 25)
Gibson Set to Clean up at Film Awards Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 2 December 2016; (p. 26)
Gibson’s Hacksaw Ridge Dominates Peak Movie Awards Philippa Hawker , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 6 December 2016; (p. 7)
Oscar Buzz Builds for Mel’s Hacksaw Philippa Hawker , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 8 December 2016; (p. 3)
A Story of Redemption for Mel Gibson Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 8 December 2016; (p. 11)
Gibson Returns from Exile with Hacksaw Success Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 8 December 2016; (p. 4)
Aactas 2016 : Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge Wins Major Awards Steph Harmon , Luke Buckmaster , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 7 December 2016;
'Gibson’s second world war film picks up best actor, direction, original screenplay and film on an awards night that turned political from the very start.'
Hacksaw Ridge Dominating the Aactas Is No Surprise – Blockbusters Always Do Luke Buckmaster , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 8 December 2016;
'Mel Gibson’s war film winning big at the Aactas is more evidence that the Australian film industry awards are not only flexible but predictable.'
Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge Premieres at the Venice Film Festival Stephanie Bunbury , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 5 September 2016;

— Review of Hacksaw Ridge Andrew Knight Gregory Crosby Robert Schenkkan Randall Wallace 2016 single work film/TV
'The world premiere of Australian-American film Hacksaw Ridge has earned positive reviews for its much-maligned director Mel Gibson at the Venice Film Festival.'
Rachel Griffiths on Hacksaw Ridge Film Role : 'He Beat Me and He Drank' Garry Maddox , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 23 October 2016;

— Review of Hacksaw Ridge Andrew Knight Gregory Crosby Robert Schenkkan Randall Wallace 2016 single work film/TV
'Rachel Griffiths doesn't hold back when it comes to how she and Hugo Weaving played the parents of one of the great heroes of World War II in Mel Gibson's powerful drama Hacksaw Ridge. ...'
Mel Gibson Says 'Hacksaw Ridge' Is 'a Love Story ' Not a War Film Rafer Guzman , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 1 November 2016;

— Review of Hacksaw Ridge Andrew Knight Gregory Crosby Robert Schenkkan Randall Wallace 2016 single work film/TV
'In many a Mel Gibson movie, there comes a crucial moment when a peace-loving man must pick up a weapon. In Braveheart it was a 13th-century Scottish sword; in Apocalypto it was a tribal spear. In Gibson's newest film, the World War II drama Hacksaw Ridge, you might assume the weapon would be a government-issued rifle. ...'
Inspiring Tale of Heroism Bears Gibson's Signature Jake Wilson , single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 3 November 2016; (p. 26)

— Review of Hacksaw Ridge Andrew Knight Gregory Crosby Robert Schenkkan Randall Wallace 2016 single work film/TV
Gibson Unrelenting Over Horrors of War Annelies Gartner , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 3 November 2016; (p. 8)

— Review of Hacksaw Ridge Andrew Knight Gregory Crosby Robert Schenkkan Randall Wallace 2016 single work film/TV
Armed with Principles David Stratton , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 5-6 November 2016; (p. 14)

— Review of Hacksaw Ridge Andrew Knight Gregory Crosby Robert Schenkkan Randall Wallace 2016 single work film/TV ; The Light between Oceans Derek Cianfrance 2016 single work film/TV
War Drama Knows Where It's Going Craig Mathieson , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday-Age , 6 November 2016; (p. 11) The Sun-Herald , 6 November 2016; (p. 11)

— Review of Hacksaw Ridge Andrew Knight Gregory Crosby Robert Schenkkan Randall Wallace 2016 single work film/TV
Corr Values Steve Dow , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Saturday Paper , 23 January 2016;
New Passion for Mad Mel Penelope Debelle , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 4 August 2016; (p. 27)
Mel Gibson Movie, Hacksaw Ridge, Receives Standing Ovation at Venice Film Festival Ebony Bowden , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 8 September 2016;
Scaling New Heights Jonathon Moran , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sunday Mail , 16 October 2016; (p. 86)
Father Trauma, Mother Courage Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 23 October 2016; (p. 6)
War Movie Has Gibson Firing Philippa Hawker , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 27 October 2016; (p. 7)
The Unarmed War Hero Philippa Hawker , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 27 October 2016; (p. 15)
WWII Drama Dominates Awards Annelies Gartner , Sue Yeap , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 28 October 2016; (p. 11)
Hacksaw Ridge's Bill Mechanic Says the Mel Gibson Haters Are Being Shouted down Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 1 November 2016; The Age , 1 November 2016;
'Los Angeles, New Orleans, Washington, New York and university after university. Producer Bill Mechanic has been appearing at screenings of Mel Gibson's comeback movie Hacksaw Ridge across the US.'
Gibson's Return Should 'silence Haters' Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 2 November 2016; (p. 18)
Battle of a Brave Heart Annelies Gartner , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 2 November 2016; (p. 1, 6)
Hugo Weaving and Rachel Griffiths on Hacksaw Ridge : 'Mel Gibson's Never Made a Bad Movie' Luke Buckmaster , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 3 November 2016;
'Gibson comes out firing through the fog, smoke and stink of war in the ‘extraordinary true story’ about war hero Desmond T Doss.'
Some Still Can't Hack Our Mel Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 10 November 2016; (p. 25)
Gibson Set to Clean up at Film Awards Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 2 December 2016; (p. 26)
Gibson’s Hacksaw Ridge Dominates Peak Movie Awards Philippa Hawker , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 6 December 2016; (p. 7)
Oscar Buzz Builds for Mel’s Hacksaw Philippa Hawker , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 8 December 2016; (p. 3)
A Story of Redemption for Mel Gibson Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 8 December 2016; (p. 11)
Gibson Returns from Exile with Hacksaw Success Garry Maddox , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 8 December 2016; (p. 4)
Aactas 2016 : Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge Wins Major Awards Steph Harmon , Luke Buckmaster , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 7 December 2016;
'Gibson’s second world war film picks up best actor, direction, original screenplay and film on an awards night that turned political from the very start.'
Hacksaw Ridge Dominating the Aactas Is No Surprise – Blockbusters Always Do Luke Buckmaster , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 8 December 2016;
'Mel Gibson’s war film winning big at the Aactas is more evidence that the Australian film industry awards are not only flexible but predictable.'
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