VIKRAM VEDHA ★★★★ 2017, 147 min, PG,
SABC3, 12:00. Action. A policeman tries to bring down a gangster. Vijay Sethupathi, Madhavan.
ICE AGE: THE MELTDOWN ★★★ e.tv, 13:05. See Saturday.
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST ★★★★ 2017, 129 min, PG13, M-Net, 13:20. Musical fantasy. Based on the fairytale. In Mediaeval France a beautiful young woman agrees to take her father’s place as a prisoner in a monstrous beast’s castle. Emma Watson, Dan Stevens.
BIG HERO 6 ★★★★ e.tv, 14:50. See Saturday.
THE FORGOTTEN KINGDOM ★★★★ 2013, 141 min, PG, SABC2, 16:00. Local drama. A Sotho man returns to the remote, mountainous village where he was born to bury his estranged father. Zenzo Ngqobe, Nozipho Nkelemba.
FURIOUS 7 ★★★★ 2015, 137 min, PG13, e.tv, 20:00. Action. The seventh film in The Fast and the Furious series. After taking down a mercenary, a former streetracer and his crew are targeted by the mercenary’s vengeful brother. Vin Diesel, Paul Walker.
JUSTICE LEAGUE ★★★ 2017, 120 min, PG13V, M-Net, 20:05. Sci-fi action. The sequel to Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Superheroes team up to save Earth from an invading enemy. Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill.
LEAVES OF GRASS ★★★ 2009, 105 min, 16VL, e.tv, 22:50. Crime comedy. A respected university professor is lured back to his hometown where his twin brother, a small-time dagga grower, has concocted a scheme to take down a local druglord. Edward Norton, Kerri Russell.
JUST TO BE SURE ★★★ 2017, 100 min, 13SL, M-Net, 23:10. Comedy. After accidentally discovering the man who raised him isn’t his biological father, a French widower goes in search of his real dad. François Damiens, Cécile de France.
BETWEEN FRIENDS ★★★★ e.tv, 01:00. See Saturday.
SILENT WITNESS ★★★ 2011, 89 min, PG13V, M-Net, 04:00. Crime drama. A lawyer returns to his hometown to defend his friend who’s accused of murder. Dermot Mulroney.