Who wouldn’t be thrilled to be hired by the world’s biggest tech and social media company? But as Mae (Emma Watson) soars through the ranks, inspired by the charismatic head honcho (Tom Hanks), she finds herself in a cult-like conspiracy devoted to creating a ‘perfect society’. This movie will have you running for the book (by Dave Eggers), and debating with BFFs for hours.
THINGS TO COME
Parisian philosophy professor Nathalie (Isabelle Huppert) is blind-sided when her partner ditches her for someone else. Suddenly alone and confronting problems at work, she explores an uncertain future, seeking solace with a former student (Roman Kolinka) and his young anarchist friends. The movie has won a clutch of festival awards – find out why!
AMP UP YOUR LIPS
Move over, Kylie: local fitness guru Connie B has launched her own brand of long-lasting matte lippies that we’re totally crushing on. Our fave shades? Dance With Me, Ego and Four Seasons. R160 each; Connietransform.com
What’s better in winter than piping-hot coffee? A caffeine-free rooibos cappuccino, zero effort required, that’s what! Add boiling water to a sachet of Rooibos Red Cappuccino for a quick way to warm up your day. R59 for 10 sachets; Redespresso.com
Fam, we need to talk about these earrings! Lorne Jewellery’s Gillian Lawrence creates geometric shapes in copper and bronze that are a bit tongue-in-cheek – and a whole lot gorgeous. From R350; Gillianlawrence.com
AND ON YOUR SMALL SCREEN… Make time on Mondays for The Fixer, with Kerry Washington a sex-White House comms director Olivia Pope, and her team of‘ gladiators in suits ’, powering the season to a climax .8.30 pm on ETV