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Winslet and Hemsworth in The Dressmaker. The movie has a distinctive style of its own but it's too all-over-the-place to qualify as a mini-classic.

Making an interesting statement

The Dressmaker goes through multiple mood shifts as it follows its heroine on her journey of redemption and retribution.
Jan 29, 2016 5:50 AM

"I'M back, you bastards," says Myrtle "Tilly" Dunnage (Kate Winslet) after she steps off the bus in 1950s Dungatar, the Aussie backwater she left as a child some 25 years ago, a dark cloud hanging over her. She's back alright - with soft fabrics in her suitcase and sweet revenge on her mind.