My Brilliant Career

  • 1979
  • Movie
  • G
  • Drama

Late in the 19th century in the Australian outback everyone in a small farming community knows his or her place and what is expected. All except Sybylla Melvyn (Judy Davis), that is, a headstrong young woman who wants a career--an idea that shocks her family and friends. Resisting the rigid codes of society and the marriage proposal of a wealthy man, Harry...read more

My Brilliant Career - Official Trailer
02:59 — This is the film that became a worldwide sensation and remains perhaps the most beloved and acclaimed romantic epic of all time! Oscar-nominee Judy Da (more…)
(Movie Clip) Mrs. Bossier's Granddaughter
The first shot with vegetation as Sybylla (Judy Davis), sent from her parents droughted farm, is greeted by Frank (Robert Grubb) then her grandmother (more…)
(Movie Clip) Dear Fellow Countrymen
The still-startling opening, to director Gillian Armstrong's first feature and Judy Davis' first film, set in 1897 Australia from the acclaimed novel (more…)
(Movie Clip) You'll Have Me Sacked
No introduction for the handsome devil (Sam Neill) visiting clever country-girl Sybylla (Judy Davis), who herself is visiting her sophisticated grandm (more…)

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  • Released: 1979
  • Rating: G
  • Review: Late in the 19th century in the Australian outback everyone in a small farming community knows his or her place and what is expected. All except Sybylla Melvyn (Judy Davis), that is, a headstrong young woman who wants a career--an idea that shocks her fami… (more)

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