Newly promoted aboriginal Detective Jay Swan, recently returned from training in the city, investigates the murder. It should be no surprise Aaron and Madeleine have a believable father-daughter relationship. The actor got the chance to step back into those shoes with ABC’s highly anticipated television spin-off of the 2013 film Mystery Road. Official Sites "[5] Sandra Hall of The Sydney Morning Herald also gave a positive review, commenting that "Mystery Road's links to the classic Hollywood western are as obvious as its hero's cowboy boots and white hat but they do nothing to diminish its Australianness. Australian TV show 'Mystery Road' created by Michaeley O'Brien, Steven McGregor Kodie Bedford and Tim Lee, might be renewed for a season 3. Johnno attempts to intimidate Jay, asking if he has ever killed anyone accidentally. Jay thinks it will be a simple… Alex Doenau of Trespass commented "There simply isn't enough dynamism to justify Sen's story. The Outback, The eastern edge of the Lake Eyre basin. Drama 2018. Australian movies have to work harder to secure audiences beyond those who go to them out of a sense of duty or worthiness; Mystery Road simply doesn't go that far. He taunts Jay, by asking about Jay's daughter, Crystal. An apparent breakthrough raises fresh questions. But solving the mystery could expose other crimes that haunt the remote town. As Emma and Jay butt heads over their conflicting methods, the unexpected arrival of Jay's troubled daughter only inflames the tension. Searching the Land Rover, Jay finds Sam Bailey in the backseat shot through the neck, and scratch marks on the backseat and a necklace with the name "Julie" on it. As Emma and Jay butt heads over their conflicting methods, the unexpected arrival of Jay's troubled daughter only inflames the tension. Mystery Road (2013) Outback Noir D own Under. The series is a spin-off of the acclaimed movies Mystery Road (2013) and Goldstone (2016). It was screened in the Special Presentation section at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival. Johnno switches vehicles, parking the police car out of sight, and leaves in his own hunting truck. Mystery Road DRAMA Detective Jay Swan is tasked with investigating a mysterious disappearance on an outback cattle station, and two unexpected visitors cause trouble as the mystery … The actor got the chance to step back into those shoes with ABC’s highly anticipated television spin-off of the 2013 film Mystery Road. 463,323 square miles of either desert or in our story savanna grasslands. He asks her if she wants to move in with him to his nicer neighbourhood, but she declines. An anachronistic aspect of Indigenous customary law has a spectral presence throughout the Mystery Road project, and both Swan and Davis tread the thin blue line between the two laws with skill. Seeking a missing young man, taciturn detective Jay Swan finds an outback community fractured by secrets. His story in Goldstone the second Jay Swan series, was his excessive drinking was due to his daughter Crystal passing away. He visits his ex-wife, Mary, and speaks to Crystal. His story in Goldstone the second Jay Swan series, was his excessive drinking was due to his daughter Crystal passing away. Soon, Jay's investigation uncovers a past injustice that threatens the fabric of the whole community. Mystery Road Series 1 (DVD) : When two boys disappear from a remote cattle station, local police sergeant Emma James calls in Indigenous detective Jay Swan to help find out what happened. As … Anyway, the new series is the best so far. When two boys go missing from a cattle station, Detective Jay Swan (Pedersen) teams up with local cop Emma James (Davis) to investigate. Jay stakes out the drug lab in the country, and sees a man in an orange car hand over Wayne to someone in a Land Rover. Oueensland. Now in the new Mystery Road series with Judy Davis, Jay has his ex-wife and Crystal show up. This is Patterson, the remote town Indigenous detective Jay Swan (Aaron Pedersen) is sent to when two young jackaroos go missing from an outback cattle station. Australian drama series. The first striking thing about Mystery Road is the landscape: a vast night sky sparkling with stars, expanses of baked earth, bulbous boab trees, imposing mountain ranges and outcrops of red rock. Find out when Mystery Road is on TV, including Series 1-Episode 1: Gone. Jay later finds out that another teenage Aboriginal girl had also gone missing earlier. Series 1 Episode 3 of 6 Jay and Emma's quest for the missing young men uncovers a drug connection, and pressure mounts on long-suffering Shevorne to reveal what she knows. Mystery Road talks about this dilemma with eloquence and images that will haunt you, both in their beauty and desolation. This is Patterson, the remote town Indigenous detective Jay Swan (Aaron Pedersen) is sent to when two young jackaroos go missing from an outback cattle station. A spin-off six-part TV series also titled Mystery Road screened on the ABC in 2018, with Series 2 shown in 2020. Apparently, between Goldstone, and the new Mystery Road, Jay Swan's daughter was resurrected from the dead. Filming & Production As Emma and Jay butt heads over their conflicting methods, the unexpected arrival of Jay's troubled daughter only inflames the tension. Pedersen reprises his role, and joining the cast is David Wenham, Alex Russell, David Gulpilil and Jacki Weaver. With the backpackers cornered on the road out of town, Emma and Jay confront them only to discover that they have an extra passenger — Jay’s daughter Crystal. When he arrives first for the exchange, Jay loads his hunting rifle and pistol. He returns to Sam's farm, where he encounters Pete, who says his father isn't around, insults Jay, refuses to let him search his truck, and states that he works as a kangaroo hunter and is an expert shot. Release Dates Apparently, between Goldstone, and the new Mystery Road, Jay Swan's daughter was resurrected from the dead. When there is a mysterious disappearance on an outback cattle station, Detective Jay Swan is assigned to investigate, working alongside local cop Emma James. Not only does the missing local Indigenous teenager Marley know the country, but he would have stayed with his vehicle. But it soon becomes clear that this is not a simple case. Now in the new Mystery Road series with Judy Davis, Jay has his ex-wife and Crystal show up. Dusk. Under questioning, Wayne tells Jay that he deals drugs to local Aboriginal girls and then prostitutes them out when they can't pay. When two boys go missing from a cattle station, Detective Jay Swan (Pedersen) teams up with local cop Emma James (Davis) to investigate. Mystery Road. Pete and Johnno exchange long-distance shots as Jay kills all the rest of the criminals as they attempt to flee, and then disables Pete's truck when he tries to drive away. Detective Jay Swan is assigned to investigate a mysterious disappearance on an outback cattle station. Jay later asks his boss about Johnno and is told that Johnno had some unspecified trouble in his previous assignment and had to transfer here, but that he is close to making some big arrests. His story in Goldstone the second Jay Swan series, was his excessive drinking was due to his daughter Crystal passing away. Wayne mentions that he stole a car that contained heroin, but he subsequently lost the drugs. Under pressure Eric’s girlfriend Genevieve reveals the guy who was selling drugs to Reese and Marley is Erroll — the cattle truck driver Tony regularly uses out at the station. Anyway, the new series is the best so far. Blood Ties. Working with Fran Davis, a local constable with deep ties to the community, Jay determines the killing was drug related. Apparently, between Goldstone, and the new Mystery Road, Jay Swan's daughter was resurrected from the dead. | The series is a spin-off from Ivan Sen's feature films Mystery Road and Goldstone, taking place in-between the two. ‘Goldstone’ Review: ‘Mystery Road’ Sequel – Variety Before dawn one morning, Jay goes to the radio tower where truck drivers would take girls, and Jay observes men taking something off a truck and driving it to what appears to be a drug lab. It is a sequel to Mystery Road (2013) and stars Aaron Pedersen, Alex Russell, Jacki Weaver, David Wenham and David Gulpilil. Near the rural town of Winton, Queensland, a truck driver finds the body of a teenage Aboriginal girl named Julie Mason inside one of the drainage culverts under the road. Mystery Road Series 1. The sun is hot, the motives are cold and the film is blazingly noir as Indigenous detective Jay Swan returns for another investigation. Australian TV show 'Mystery Road' created by Michaeley O'Brien, Steven McGregor Kodie Bedford and Tim Lee, might be renewed for a season 3. His story in Goldstone the second Jay Swan series, was his excessive drinking was due to his daughter Crystal passing away. When he asks the motel owner about frequent guests who stayed there on the night of Julie's death, she tells him about a white man registered under the name "William Smith", who drives a white hunting truck. “Missing”, in this context, is an impersonal legal category, while the motif of the lost (white) child is saturated with an existential pathos and sense of drama that reaches back to European fairytales. The Outback, The eastern edge of the Lake Eyre basin. Near the rural town of Winton, Queensland, a truck driver finds the body of a teenage Aboriginalgirl named Julie Mason inside one of the drainage culverts under the road. Drama 2018. Now in the new Mystery Road series with Judy Davis, Jay has his ex-wife and Crystal show up. This is Patterson, the remote town Indigenous detective Jay Swan (Aaron Pedersen) is sent to when two young jackaroos go missing from an outback cattle station. Anyway, the new series is the best so far. Now in the new Mystery Road series with Judy Davis, Jay has his ex-wife and Crystal show up. | As Emma and Jay butt heads over their conflicting methods, the unexpected arrival of Jay's troubled daughter only inflames the tension. Oueensland. Jay thinks it will be a simple three-day job. Mystery Road is an Australian television neo-Western-crime mystery series whose first series screened on ABC TV from 3 June 2018. Things have changed for Jay since the first series, with the show moving to a new location and giving him a new partner—plus, of course, another case to solve. Newly promoted aboriginal Detective Jay Swan, recently returned from training in the city, investigates the murder. He attempts to question another local Aboriginal girl, Tarni Williams, who was friends with Julie, but she refuses to speak to him. The two exchange fire from a distance and Jay kills Pete. Performing genre and the archive in outback and beyond", "Mystery Road review: A sinister landscape", "North Korea and Western films do mix - The Drum (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Mystery_Road_(film)&oldid=1002207835, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Tricia Whitton as Crystal Swan, Jay's teenage daughter, This page was last edited on 23 January 2021, at 09:53. The orange car and Land Rover arrive and Jay hands over the heroin then waits for them to hand over Crystal. Jay then follows Johnno to a rest stop where he meets up with a local drug dealer named Wayne Silverman. It is flat and red and vast, with little sandy mounds and … A neighbourhood boy te… The second season of thriller streamed on 12th October 2020 over Acorn TV in Canada and the US with consecutive episodes. Mystery Road Series 1 (DVD) : When two boys disappear from a remote cattle station, local police sergeant Emma James calls in Indigenous detective Jay Swan to help find out what happened. In stark contrast, the impulse that drives Detective Swan in Mystery Road is a sense of outrage that even the police are indifferent to solving the case of a missing Aboriginal girl. Episode guide, trailer, review, preview, cast list and where to stream it on demand, on catch up and download. Big landscapes, stunning scenery and incredible rivers of crystal blue water set against desert mountains. "Whither the Australian Western? Mystery Road (TV Series 2018– ) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Anyway, the new series is the best so far. He also tells Jay he should take better care of his daughter, implying Crystal has been taken. Jay Swan is becoming an iconic Indigenous Australian cinematic persona, a counterpoint to David Gulpilil’s many roles as a tracker and tribal elder. Mystery Road series 2 is now streaming on Acorn TV, with Aaron Pedersen returning to the TV crime drama in the role of Jay Swan. Apparently, between Goldstone, and the new Mystery Road, Jay Swan's daughter was resurrected from the dead. His story in Goldstone the second Jay Swan series, was his excessive drinking was due to his daughter Crystal passing away. Anyway, the new series is the best so far. In all three countries, the drama gathered great reviews from people.. When two boys go missing from a cattle station, Detective Jay Swan (Pedersen) teams up with local cop Emma James (Davis) to investigate. Watch now. Mystery Road Series 1 (DVD) : When two boys disappear from a remote cattle station, local police sergeant Emma James calls in Indigenous detective Jay Swan to help find out what happened. The Lands borough Highway. Jay discovers that the masked driver was Officer Robbo. Drama 2018. Apparently, between Goldstone, and the new Mystery Road, Jay Swan's daughter was resurrected from the dead. | Jay realises it might be the same truck he saw leaving Sam Bailey's farm earlier. Now in the new Mystery Road series with Judy Davis, Jay has his ex-wife and Crystal show up. After the gun battle Jay spots Johnno's dead body, whom Pete had bested. Two-time Oscar nominee Judy Davis (Feud, Life with Judy Garland) and award-winning actor Aaron Pedersen (Jack Irish) star in this Acorn TV Original drama set in the Australian outback. Company Credits Mystery Road received positive reviews from critics. Its setting is Winton, a tiny town in the grasslands of North Queensland, 450 kilometers from Mount Isa. Jay sees Pete's truck in the distance, and Pete uses his hunting rifle to wound Jay in the arm. At a dry wash called Massacre Creek a "road train" pulls off the side of the road. Available on iTunes, Acorn TV, Prime Video The Road S2, E1: Detective Jay Swan arrives to the small coastal town of Gideon to investigate the murder of a man found decapitated in the water. His story in Goldstone the second Jay Swan series, was his excessive drinking was due to his daughter Crystal passing away. The truckie hops out for a stretch and to check his tires. As Emma and Jay butt heads over their conflicting methods, the unexpected arrival of Jay's troubled daughter only inflames the tension. As he leaves, Johnno is waiting to tell him it's time they got something to eat together. Dusk. Mystery Road. This is the second season for Mystery Road (BBC in the UK and Acorn in the U.S.), a series based on an Aboriginal cop, Jay Swan (Aaron Pedersen), a character already established in two previous films. A neighbourhood boy tells Jay that he found Julie's phone and gives it to him. Apparently, between Goldstone, and the new Mystery Road, Jay Swan's daughter was resurrected from the dead. "[7], Not all reviews were positive. He learns that Julie was a drug addict who would have sex with truck drivers for money. As he drives away, his police colleagues, Johnno and Robbo, flag him down. Filmed in WA’s East Kimberley, the series again finds Pedersen’s detective Jay Swan as the outsider cop embroiled in a dark mystery that … The Lands borough Highway. Apparently, between Goldstone, and the new Mystery Road, Jay Swan's daughter was resurrected from the dead. Apparently, between Goldstone, and the new Mystery Road, Jay Swan's daughter was resurrected from the dead. Directed by Rachel Perkins. Now in the new Mystery Road series with Judy Davis, Jay has his ex-wife and Crystal show up. Jay finds several text messages to his teenage daughter, Crystal. 463,323 square miles of either desert or in our story savanna grasslands. | Mystery Road episode guide Episode 1: Gone. As Emma and Jay butt heads over their conflicting methods, the unexpected arrival of Jay's troubled daughter only inflames the tension. He gets out of the car, and the three stare at each other as the sun sets. Before Jay leaves, he sees a young man leaving in a white hunting truck. Mystery Road star Aaron Pedersen explores more of Jay Swan. "[8], The film was a rare foreign screening at the 2014 Pyongyang International Film Festival, North Korea.[9]. When there is a mysterious disappearance on an outback cattle station, Detective Jay Swan is assigned to investigate. Starring Judy Davis, Jada Alberts, Benjamin Hoetjes. Mary tells Jay that it is too late for him to be a father. Fresh questions arise after the revelation of Marley's fate. 7 … This gruesome discovery is made early in the first episode of Mystery Road season two, marking the arrival of a new case for the franchise’s Akubra-wearing outback sleuth to solve. A corpse in a sacred spot dredges up a past crime for Emma, while Jay's daughter Crystal helps him to a fresh discovery. Mystery Road is an Australian television neo-Western-crime mystery series whose first series screened on ABC TV from 3 June 2018. His story in Goldstone the second Jay Swan series, was his excessive drinking was due to his daughter Crystal passing away. As Emma and Jay butt heads over their conflicting methods, the unexpected arrival of Jay's troubled daughter only inflames the tension. As Emma and Jay butt heads over their conflicting methods, the unexpected arrival of Jay's troubled daughter only inflames the tension. Mystery Road (TV Series 2018– ) Madeleine Madden as Crystal Swan He attempts to question another local Aboriginal girl, Tarni Williams, who was friends with Julie, but she refuses to speak to him. It's been ransacked but he manages to discover several bags of heroin, hidden in the TV. 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The final episode telecasted on 9th November 2020. The Mystery Road DVD box set is the complete collection of both seasons. Home; Episodes; Clips; Main content. When Jay later goes to Wayne's house, Wayne flees, but Jay catches and arrests him. Soon, Jay's investigation uncovers a past … When Indigenous detective Jay Swan arrives in the remote town of Patterson to investigate a mysterious disappearance from an outback cattle station, he thinks it will be an easy three day job. Anyway, the new series is the best so far. Two-time Oscar® nominee Judy Davis (Feud, Life with Judy Garland) and award-winning actor Aaron Pedersen (Jack Irish) star in this Acorn TV Original drama set in the Australian outback. Mystery Road. Apparently, between Goldstone, and the new Mystery Road, Jay Swan's daughter was resurrected from the dead. At a dry wash called Massacre Creek a "road train" pulls off the side of the road. Drama 2018. When two boys disappear from a remote cattle station, local police sergeant Emma James calls in Indigenous detective Jay Swan to help find out what happened. He learns that Julie was a drug addict who would have sex with truck drivers for money. Working with local cop Emma James, Jay’s investigation uncovers a past injustice that threatens the fabric of the whole community. Known For Dora and the Lost City of Gold Sammy (2019) Mystery Road Crystal Swan (2018) Picnic at Hanging Rock Marion Quade (2018) Mystery Road is a 2013 Australian crime film with neo-Western elements and setting,[2] written and directed by Ivan Sen. The next day, Jay follows Johnno leaving the police station in a police car. Now in the new Mystery Road series with Judy Davis, Jay has his ex-wife and Crystal show up. The Road S2, E1: Detective Jay Swan arrives to the small coastal town of Gideon to investigate the murder of a man found decapitated in the water. Mystery Road Series 1 (DVD) : When two boys disappear from a remote cattle station, local police sergeant Emma James calls in Indigenous detective Jay Swan to help find out what happened. Mystery Road (2013) Outback Noir D own Under. ‎Big landscapes, stunning scenery and incredible lakes of crystal blue water set against desert mountains. Other Sites: Bunya Productions; article: Aaron Pedersen's home truths about love, life, Judy Davis and Mystery Road article: Judy Davis was my Marlon Brando moment! According to the film's end credits, it was largely shot on location in the small town of Middleton, Queensland, Australia. Chronologically, this new Mystery Road sits between them. [4], Tom Clift of FILMINK called it a "masterfully executed slice of storytelling that rates as one of our finest films of the past few years. Jay searches a farm near where Julie's body was found and meets its owner, Sam Bailey. Mystery Road is a crime mystery series that got first aired on June 3, 2018, on ABC TV. Episode 2 of 6 Australian drama series featuring indigenous investigator Jay Swan… With Aaron Pedersen, Judy Davis, Deborah Mailman, Wayne Blair. Now in the new Mystery Road series with Judy Davis, Jay has his ex-wife and Crystal show up. Mystery Road Series 1 (DVD) : When two boys disappear from a remote cattle station, local police sergeant Emma James calls in indigenous detective Jay Swan to help find out what happened. Now in the new Mystery Road series with Judy Davis, Jay has his ex-wife and Crystal show up. Anyway, the new series is the best so far. Detective Jay Swan is assigned to investigate a mysterious disappearance on an outback cattle station. Available on iTunes, Acorn TV, BBC iPlayer, Prime Video The Road S2, E1: Jay Swan heads to the township of Gideon after a decapitated body washes up in the mangroves, partnering with local cop Fran to uncover what the community knows. The series is a spin-off from Ivan Sen's feature films Mystery Road and Goldstone, taking place in-between the two. Rachel Perkins served as the director in season 1, while Warwick Thornton and Wayne Blair served as … His story in Goldstone the second Jay Swan series, was his excessive drinking was due to his daughter Crystal passing away. "[6] Craig Mathieson of The Sunday Age called it a "deeply satisfying and slow-burning modern-day western set in outback New South Wales, Ivan Sen's outstanding film Mystery Road bridges the current divide in Australian cinema with a prominent and precise work. Sen wrote and directed a sequel to Mystery Road, entitled Goldstone. Johnno interrupts the interrogation to release Wayne, who is his informant. Two-time Oscar® nominee Judy Davis (Feud, Life with Judy Garland) and award-winning actor Aaron Pedersen (Jack Irish) star in this Acorn TV Original drama set in the Australian outback. Now in the new Mystery Road series with Judy Davis, Jay has his ex-wife and Crystal show up. Mystery Road boasts a stellar supporting cast that includes Wayne Blair as a community outcast, Ernie Dingo as the local powerbroker, plus Deborah Mailman, Ningali Lawford-Wolf, … It was released in Australia on 7 July 2016. Mystery Road Series 1 (DVD) : When two boys disappear from a remote cattle station, local police sergeant Emma James calls in Indigenous detective Jay Swan to help find out what happened. AARON Pedersen doesn’t consider Goldstone a sequel to his 2013 movie thriller Mystery Road, but the “next chapter” in the story of indigenous detective Jay Swan.