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Worth a watch

Post by Horus » Mon Aug 06, 2018 3:22 pm

I have just been catching up on BBC i-players latest series called 'Picnic at Hanging Rock' an Australian historical fiction based on the novel by Joan Lindsay and set in 1900 about a tragedy at a girls boarding school. I do know the storyline as I watched the original film version some years ago, it is very well made and has a brooding atmosphere and some lovely scenery and no doubt it will end in the same mysterious way, but it is still enjoyable to watch. :up


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Re: Worth a watch

Post by Kiya » Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:40 pm

Thanks , been looking for something good to watch :up

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Re: Worth a watch

Post by LovelyLadyLux » Tue Aug 07, 2018 1:59 am

Checked and it isn't on here but have noted the title.

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Re: Worth a watch

Post by Riemer » Wed Sep 26, 2018 11:00 am

Wasn't there a film Picnic at Hanging Rock too btw? I think I've seen it. Unless I'm mixing something up, it was quite a while ago.

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Re: Worth a watch

Post by Horus » Wed Sep 26, 2018 11:42 am

Welcome to the forums Riemer :)
Yes there certainly was an earlier film and I think there was another TV version as well, this one was the latest adaptation of the book and IMO it was very well done.
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