Jack has appeared in many Australian and American films including the classic Sunday Too Far Away (1975), The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith (1978), Breaker Morant (1980), which won him an AFI award for Best Actor in a leading role and the award for Best Supporting Actor at the Cannes International Film Festival, The Man From Snowy River (1982), Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence (1983), The Sum of Us (1994), Midnight in The Garden of Good And Evil (1997), The Good German (2006), Leatherheads (2007), Australia, Mao’s Last Dancer (2008), Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark (2009), The Great Gatsby, Blinder and Mystery Road (2012).