In Take 2 we've asked some of our favourite friends across our film and creative communities to pick a film that’s available to watch online (on free or paid services) and tell us in two minutes or less what they love about it.

In this edition Zak Hepburn, general manager of The Astor Theatre and the resident film critic for ABC News Breakfast shares his film recommendation here. See below for details about the film and which streaming services to watch it on.


Near Dark

A small-town farmer's son reluctantly joins a traveling group of vampires after he is bitten by a beautiful drifter.

1987 | 94 min | United States of America

Director: Kathryn Bigelow

Language: English

Rating: MA15+