Never let the truth get in the way of a good yarn.
Chopper tells the intense story of Mark “Chopper” Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a murder sentence in prison. His book, From the Inside, upon which the film is based, was a best-seller.
- " The fact that Chopper is so engrossing and effective stems from the powerful performance of Eric Bana. " – Gary Dowell
- " Chopper presents the criminal underworld of Melbourne and its maximum-security prison as staggeringly dangerous and insane. " – A.S. Hamrah
- " A savagely funny voyage through the rationale of a criminal mind. " – Kaleem Aftab