Impressed by Peter Carey’s Man Booker prize successful novel of the identical identify, Justin Kurzel’s True Historical past of the Kelly Gang shatters the mythology of the infamous icon to disclose the essence behind the lifetime of Ned Kelly and pressure a rustic to stare again into the ashes of its brutal previous.
Spanning the youthful years of Ned’s life to the time main as much as his demise, the movie explores the blurred boundaries between what’s dangerous and what’s good, and the motivations for the demise of its hero. Youth and tragedy collide within the Kelly Gang, and on the beating coronary heart of this story is the fractured and highly effective love story between a mom and a son.
Written for the display by Shaun Grant and directed by the award-winning Justin Kurzel, it stars a spectacular forged of award-winning Australian and worldwide stars, together with George MacKay, Russell Crowe, Nicholas Hoult, Essie Davis, Claudia Karvan, Earl Cave and Charlie Hunnam. official trailer