Picnic at Hanging Rock  



On St. Valentine's Day in 1900 a party of schoolgirls set out to picnic at Hanging Rock ... Some were never to return.

Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)

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In the early 1900s, Miranda attends a girls boarding school in Australia. One Valentine's Day, the school's typically strict headmistress treats the girls to a picnic field trip to an unusual but scenic volcanic formation called Hanging Rock. Despite rules against it, Miranda and several other girls venture off. It's not until the end of the day that the faculty realizes the girls and one of the teachers have disappeared mysteriously.

Director: Peter Weir
Writer: Clifford Green

Release Date: 1975-09-02
Status: Released
Run time: 115 min / 1:55
Production Companies : McElroy & McElroy, Picnic Productions Pty. Ltd., British Empire Films Australia, Australian Film Commission
Production Country: Australia
Release Date: 1975-09-02
Status: Released
Run time: 115 min / 1:55

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Casts

Anne-Louise Lambert
as Miranda
Rachel Roberts
as Mrs. Appleyard
Dominic Guard
as Michael Fitzhubert
Helen Morse
as Mlle. de Poitiers
Jacki Weaver
as Minnie
Vivean Gray
as Miss McCraw
Kirsty Child
as Miss Lumley
Tony Llewellyn-Jones
as Tom
Karen Robson
as Irma
Jane Vallis
as Marion
Christine Schuler
as Edith
Margaret Nelson
as Sara
Ingrid Mason
as Rosamund
Jenny Lovell
as Blanche
Janet Murray
as Juliana
Wyn Roberts
as Sgt. Bumpher
John Jarratt
as Albert Crundall
Olga Dickie
as Mrs. Fitzhubert

Crew

Production Hal McElroy Producer
Production Jim McElroy Producer
Writing Clifford Green Screenplay
Sound Johann Sebastian Bach Music
Sound Ludwig van Beethoven Music
Camera Russell Boyd Director of Photography
Editing Max Lemon Editor
Directing Peter Weir Director
Sound Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Music
Sound Bruce Smeaton Music
Sound Gheorghe Zamfir Music
Writing Joan Lindsay Novel
Art David Copping Art Direction
Production A. John Graves Executive Producer
Production Patricia Lovell Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Elizabeth Mitchie Makeup Artist

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  • Joan Lindsay’s much-acclaimed 1967 Australian novel “Picnic At Hanging Rock” has already resulted in one stunning adaptation — Peter Weir’s 1975 film of the same name — so a second attempt, this time a television series, may already feel unnecessary.

  • Allison Keene reviews Amazon's adaptation of Picnic at Hanging Rock, starring Natalie Dormer as a mysterious head mistress at a 1900s Australian girls boarding school where a tragedy takes place.

  • Amazon's "Picnic at Hanging Rock" limited series is too long, too slow, and too poorly plotted to be as frighteningly surreal as the movie.

  • Miranda: Everything begins and ends at the exact right time and place. "A recollection of evil." Picnic at Hanging Rock is like nothing you would expect.

  • PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK deserves its place as an Australian classic for the simple beauty of its prose and for its unique and extremely intriguing plot, but it must be said that in the end, it is an extremely frustrating story, even for those most skilled at reading between the lines.

  • In 1900 Australia, an exclusive all-girl high school class has a picnic at a scenic volcanic rock formation called Hanging Rock. Four girls do a hike and three disappear without a trace.

  • Synopsis: Appleyard College becomes the epicenter for this mystery when three schoolgirls and a teacher go missing.

  • Picnic at Hanging Rock, Amazon's creepy new miniseries, explains the inexplicable in ways that Peter Weir's 1975 horror classic never could.

  • Peter Weir’s 1975 film “Picnic at Hanging Rock,” much like the geologic formation named in its title, casts a very long shadow.Based on the 1967 novel of the same name by Joan Lindsay, the movie adaptation tells the story of three young women and a teacher from Appleyard College, who go missing during a Valentine’s Day outing in 1900.

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