A quick look at the movies showing around KZN this weekend
SA’s favourite funnyman Leon Schuster returns with another hiddencamera comedy. **
Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark become targets of the Capitol after their victory in the 74th Hunger Games sparks a rebellion in the Districts of Panem.
A young boy becomes a man as he embarks on a quest to become a knight. ** The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the U.S.-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in 200 years. ** Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all. ** Rejected by his superstitious herd, a half-striped zebra embarks on a daring quest to earn his stripes, but finds the courage and self-acceptance to save all the animals of the Great Karoo.
Hindi romantic-drama directed and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. It stars Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone and is an adaptation of Shakespeare’s epic love story Romeo and Juliet.
Inspired by actual events, a group of fame-obsessed teenagers use the Internet to track celebrities’ whereabouts in order to rob their homes.
A failed New York playwright awkwardly navigates the transition from Next Big Thing to Last
Pledging to keep herself from being the oldest and the only woman in her entire family never to wed, Montana embarks on a 30day, 30 000-mile expedition to charm a potential suitor into becoming her fiancé.
The Manzoni family, a notorious mafia clan, is relocated to Normandy, France, under the witness protection programme, where fitting in soon becomes challenging as their old habits die hard.
William Kentridge’s dazzlingly innovative production of Shostakovich’s shocking, unconventional opera about a beleaguered Russian official and his runaway nose. ** A substitute teacher who drifts from classroom to classroom finds a connection to the pupils and teachers during his latest assignment. ** As Cecil Gaines serves eight presidents during his tenure as a butler at the White House, the civil rights movement, Vietnam, and other major events affect his life, family and American society.
A divorced woman who decides to pursue the man she’s interested in learns he’s her new friend’s ex-husband.
A troubled hedge fund magnate desperate to complete the sale of his trading empire makes an error that forces him to turn to an unlikely person for help.
Action crime thriller written and directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia.
Tamil romantic comedy featuring Karthi Sivakumar, Kajal Agarwal and Santhanam in the lead roles.
Sriram Venkat is the most shallow guy on Earth who doesn’t value relationships, family, friends, life or the country.
MANDELA: LONG WALK TO FREEDOM: A chronicle of Nelson Mandela’s life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.