Movies Showing

20 Feb

A Star Is Born

20 Feb 2019 at 7pm

Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga fuse their considerable talents to depict the raw and passionate tale of Jack and Ally, two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life. Theirs is a complex journey through the beauty and the heartbreak of a relationship struggling to survive.Cooper portrays seasoned musician Jackson Maine, who discovers and falls in love with struggling artist Ally. She has given up on her dream to become a successful singer, until she meets Jack, who immediately sees her natural talent. In this new take on the iconic love story, four-time Oscar nominee Cooper (American Hustle, Silver Linings Playbook), makes his directorial debut, and also stars alongside multiple award-winning, Oscar-nominated music superstar Gaga in her first leading role in a major motion picture. Age Restriction: 16DLS. Running Time: 136 mins. Tickets R35 at the door. Read more about the film

27 Feb

Blackkklansman

27 Feb 2019 at 7pm

Nearly three decades after releasing that masterpiece Do the Right Thing, visionary filmmaker Spike Lee’s latest expression of the facts of American life, which was awarded the Grand Prix at the Cannes film festival and nominated for 6 Oscars this year, inluding Best Picture and director. It’s the early 1970s, and Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) is the first African-American detective to serve in the Colorado Springs Police Department. Determined to make a name for himself, Stallworth bravely sets out on a dangerous mission: infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan. The young detective soon recruits a more seasoned colleague, Flip Zimmerman (Adam Driver), into the undercover investigation of a lifetime. Together, they team up to take down the extremist hate group as the organization aims to sanitize its violent rhetoric to appeal to the mainstream.  The film carries an age restriction of 18 LPV. Running Time 140mins. Tickets R35 at the door.  Read more about the film

6 March

The Children’s Act

6 March 2019 at 7pm

As her marriage to Jack (Stanley Tucci) founders, eminent High Court judge Fiona Maye (Emma Thompson) has a life-changing decision to make at work – should she force a teenage boy, Adam (Fionn Whitehead), to have the blood transfusion that will save his life?  Her unorthodox visit to his hospital bedside has a profound impact on them both, stirring strong new emotions in the boy and long-buried feelings in her. Directed by Richard Eyre and written by Ian McEwan, based on his 2014 novel of the same name. Age Restriction 16. Running Time 101 mins. Tickets R35 at the door.  Read more about the film

9 March

Sgt.Stubby: An Unlikely Hero

9 March 2019 at 10am

Set against the backdrop of America’s entry into World War I and based on the incredible, true story of the unbreakable bond between a stray dog and a young Soldier,it tells the real-life story of America’s most decorated dog, Sgt. Stubby, showing the world the true meaning of dedication, loyalty, bravery and heroism. With the “War to End All Wars” looming, the life of Army “doughboy” Robert Conroy is forever changed when a little stray dog with a stubby tail wanders into training camp in New Haven, Conn. Conroy gives his new friend a meal, a name, a family and a chance to embark on an adventure that would define a century. Age Restriction 7-9 PG. Running Time 81 mins. Tickets R25 at the door. Read more about the film

 

9 March

Wonderlus

9 March 2019 at 7pm

‘n Troue draai op sy kop en die volgende oggend moet vriende en vyande die raaisel van die vorige aand probeer oplos. In die soeke na antwoorde moet ’n bruidegom die liefde van sy lewe agternasit, moet ’n bruid haarself losmaak van haar verlede en moet ’n kelne-rin haar hede ontsnap.

In the wild and wacky new Afrikaans romantic comedy a wedding goes awry and the morning after, friends and foes need to piece together the puzzle of the night before. In search of answers, a groom (Edwin van der Walt) needs to pursue the love of his life, a bride (Mila Guy) has to untangle herself from the past and a waitress (Lea Vivier) tries to escape the present. Age Restriction 16DLS. Running Time 111mins. Tickets R35 at door. Read interview with writer-director-editor Johan Cronje