Latest Movies & Showtimes - South Africa

Latest Movies & Showtimes - South Africa

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7.6

It

TBA2h 15m
In a small town in Maine, seven children known as The Losers Club come face to face with life problems, bullies and a monster that takes the shape of a clown called Pennywise.
Showing in 69 cinemas
horror
adventure
drama
5.8

The Emoji Movie

PG1h 31m
Gene, a multi-expressional emoji, sets out on a journey to become a normal emoji.
Showing in 88 cinemas
comedy
family
animation
6.2

American Made

161h 55m
The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.
Showing in 44 cinemas
crime
thriller
true-story
action
5.6

The Dark Tower

TBA1h 35m
The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.
Showing in 67 cinemas
action
western
sci-fi
fantasy
horror

KINGSMEN: GOLDEN CIRCLE

TBA (16)2h 21m
KINGSMAN: THE SECRET SERVICE introduced the world to Kingsman - an independent, international intelligence agency operating at the highest level of discretion, whose ultimate goal is to keep the world safe. In KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE, our heroes face a new challenge. When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, their journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the US called Statesman, dating back to the day they were both founded. In a new adventure that tests their agents" strength and wits to the limit, these two elite secret organizations band together to defeat a ruthless common enemy, in order to save the world, something that"s becoming a bit of a habit for Eggsy...
Showing in 54 cinemas
action
6.5

The Hitman's Bodyguard

161h 58m
The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
Showing in 50 cinemas
action
comedy

Vaselinetjie

131h 41m
At the age of 8, Vaselinetjie is taken away by the Welfare and send to the orphanage. It's a strange, hard, dangerous world of rebel children, fierce house mothers,friends, first loves and where she finally finds true self-acceptance.
Showing in 37 cinemas
drama
local
4.1

Home Again

TBA1h 37m
Life for a single mom in Los Angeles takes an unexpected turn when she allows three young guys to move in with her.
Showing in 61 cinemas
comedy
drama
4.8

American Assassin

161h 51m
Mitch Rapp is a CIA black ops recruit under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted by CIA Deputy Director Irene Kennedy to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets. Together they discover a pattern in the violence that leads them to a joint mission with a lethal Turkish agent to stop a mysterious operative intent on starting a world war in the Middle East.
Showing in 62 cinemas
thriller
action
7.6

Kingsman The Golden Circle

16 L V2h 21m
When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.
Showing in 9 cinemas
action
adventure
comedy
6.9

Girls Trip

162h 2m
Four girlfriends take a trip to New Orleans for an annual festival and, along the way, rediscover their wild sides and strengthen the bonds of sisterhood.
Showing in 34 cinemas
comedy
7.8

The Big Sick

162h 0m
A couple deals with their cultural differences as their relationship grows.
Showing in 5 cinemas
drama
comedy
romance

The Son of Bigfoot

7-9 PG1h 32m
Teenage outsider Adam sets out on an epic and daring quest to uncover the mystery behind his long-lost dad, only to find out that he is none other than the legendary Bigfoot! He has been hiding deep in the forest for years to protect himself and his family from HairCo., a giant corporation eager to run scientific experiments with his special DNA. As father and son start making up for lost time after the boy's initial disbelief, Adam soon discovers that he too is gifted with superpowers beyond his imagination. But little do they know, HairCo. is on their tail as Adam's traces have led them to Bigfoot!
Showing in 54 cinemas
animation
family
7.9

Maudie

10-12 PG1h 55m
An unlikely romance in which the reclusive Everett Lewis hires a fragile yet determined woman named Maudie to be his housekeeper. Maudie, bright-eyed but hunched with crippled hands, yearns to be independent, to live away from her protective family and she also yearns, passionately, to create art. Unexpectedly, Everett finds himself falling in love. Based on a true story,
Showing in 3 cinemas
drama
history
romance
6.4

Logan Lucky

10-12PGLV1h 59m
Trying to reverse a family curse, brothers Jimmy and Clyde Logan set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Showing in 28 cinemas
action
crime
comedy

Stronger

161h 59m
A victim of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013 helps the police track down the killers while struggling to recover from devastating trauma.
Showing in 16 cinemas
drama
6.4

Annabelle: Creation

131h 49m
Several years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into their home, soon becoming the target of the dollmaker's possessed creation, Annabelle.
Showing in 13 cinemas
thriller
horror

My Wife Is a Superstar

TBA1h 39m
Both leads give performances that go beyond their usual range in a satire that’s sometimes diverting but ultimately toothless. Entertainment veteran Shirley Yung, who directs, should know better
Showing in 13 cinemas
comedy
romance
nollywood
5.2

Armed Response

161h 33m
The story follows a team of highly trained operatives who find themselves trapped inside an isolated military compound.
Showing in 9 cinemas
thriller
horror
action
6.2

Atomic Blonde

TBA1h 55m
An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.
Showing in 9 cinemas
action
thriller

National Theatre Live: Yerma

TBA2h 0m
The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece. The unmissable theatre phenomenon sold out at the Young Vic and critics call it ‘an extraordinary theatrical triumph’ (The Times) and ‘stunning, searing, unmissable’ (Mail on Sunday). Billie Piper’s lead performance is described as ‘spellbinding’ (The Evening Standard), ‘astonishing’ (iNews) and ‘devastatingly powerful’ (The Daily Telegraph). Set in contemporary London, Piper’s portrayal of a woman in her thirties desperate to conceive builds with elemental force to a staggering, shocking, climax. Please note this broadcast does not have an interval.
Showing in 4 cinemas
live
drama
romance
7.2

Baby Driver

161h 53m
After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.
Showing in 6 cinemas
action
crime
7.7

Gifted

7-9 PG1h 41m
Frank, a single man raising his child prodigy niece Mary, is drawn into a custody battle with his mother.
Showing in 1 cinema
drama

Lucknow Central

TBA2h 13m
Kishen Mohan Girhotra (Farhan Akhtar) is a young man who belongs to Moradabad, a city in Uttar Pradesh. One fateful day, Kishen gets accused of murder which lands him in Lucknow Central Jail where he’s awaiting his High Court trial for a death penalty. Meanwhile, a diligent NGO worker Gayatri Kashyap (Diana Penty), is compelled to form a Band of Prisoners for the band competition which is to be held in the dreaded jail of ‘Lucknow Central’ that year and this is how Kishen’s and her paths cross. Kishen befriends four other inmates, namely Dikkat Ansari, Victor Chattopahdyay, Purushottam Pandit, Parminder Trehan and convinces them to join the band.
Showing in 7 cinemas
indian
thriller

Aakashathinum Bhoomikkumidayil

TBA1h 32m
The movie revolves around a village in northern Kerala where political murders happen and In such one incident a guy is murdered mistaking him to be someone else. The families of both are left stranded and the film takes us through the incidents that happen to the children of both the family.
Showing in 3 cinemas
drama
indian
6.2

Despicable Me 3

PG1h 36m
Gru and his wife Lucy must stop former '80s child star Balthazar Bratt from achieving world domination.
Showing in 15 cinemas
adventure
animation
comedy
family
sci-fi
action
7.4

Dunkirk

16V1h 47m
Miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada, and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbor of Dunkirk, France, between May 26 and June 04, 1940, during Battle of France in World War II.
Showing in 3 cinemas
action
drama
history
thriller
war
6.5

The Exception

161h 47m
A German soldier tries to determine if the Dutch resistance has planted a spy to infiltrate the home of Kaiser Wilhelm in Holland during the onset of World War II, but falls for a young Jewish Dutch woman during his investigation.
Showing in 12 cinemas
drama
war

My Wife I

1h 40m
A hilarious comedy about love, marriage and everything in between, "My Wife & I" also features Jemima Osunde, Dorcas Shola Fapson, Sambasa Nzeribe among others
Showing in 6 cinemas
comedy
4.1

Norm of the North

10-12 PG1h 26m
The stereoscopic 3D animated family film "Norm" tells the story of the titular polar bear and his three Arctic lemming buddies, who are forced out into the world once their icy home begins melting and breaking apart. Landing in New York, Norm begins life anew as a performing corporate mascot, only to discover that his new employers are directly responsible for the destruction of his polar home.
Showing in 5 cinemas
adventure
animation
comedy
family
drama

AFRICAN WHO WANTED TO FLY, THE (F/F)

TBA1h 10m
Gabon, 1979. Luc, a 9-year-old boy sees a Kung Fu movie for the first time and it’s a revelation. The people in the film can fly! It becomes Luc’s obsession to fly like them. China, Present Day: Luc has now been living in China for 31 years, mastering “Wushu” and acting in Kung Fu movies. How did this little boy from Central Africa manage to enter a Shaolin Temple at the age of 14 and become a master of secret Kung Fu techniques?
Showing in 1 cinema
festival
drama
documentary

ASINAMALI - OSCAR® QUALIFIER RUN

161h 45m
One of South Africa’s greatest classic theatre productions, Asinamali has been immortalised in film. The story follows Comrade Washington (Mbongeni Ngema) who returns to South Africa in 1986 to create a prison theatre project. Washington believes in the power of music and theatre to transform the lives of people: the political activists, the criminals and even the hardened racists of the apartheid regime. He guides the inmates, silenced by the brutal prison authorities, as well as their sadistic, ruthless warden Sergeant Mgwaqaza (Boitumelo Chuck Shisana) to act and sing out the stories of their lives.
Showing in 1 cinema
musical

TCHINDAS (F/F)

TBA1h 34m
Tchindas is one of the most beloved woman in cape Verde, especially after she came out as a transgender person in the local newspaper in 1998. Since then, her name has become the term used by local to name any queer Cape Verdeans. Despite her great reputation, she remains humble and every afternoon, she happily tours the neighbourhood to seel her “coxinhas”, a classic treat of fried balls of chicken. But every February everything changes. It’s now the month leading up to Carnival, when the slow-paced atmosphere of the island transforms into frenzied hustle and bustle as thousands flock to the streets. This documentary film is a trip to an unknown side of Africa that very few may have imagined ever existed.
Showing in 1 cinema
festival
7.3

Spider-Man: Homecoming

TBA (13)2h 13m
Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego Spider-Man as a new threat, the Vulture, emerges.
Showing in 1 cinema
action
adventure
sci-fi
comedy
4.4

The Glass Castle

132h 7m
A young girl is raised in a dysfunctional family constantly on the run from the FBI. Living in poverty, she comes of age guided by her drunkard, ingenious father who distracts her with magical stories to keep her mind off the family's dire state, and her selfish, nonconformist mother who has no intention of raising a family, along with her younger brother and sister, and her other older sister. Together, they fend for each other as they mature in an unorthodox journey that is their family life.
Showing in 9 cinemas
drama
biography
6.1

The Bounce Back

TBA1h 44m
Father, author and relationship expert, Matthew Taylor is on a whirlwind book tour promoting his new best seller, The Bounce Back. He's got it all figured out until he meets the acerbic Kristin Peralta, a talk show circuit therapist who's convinced he's nothing but a charlatan. Matthew's life is turned upside down when he inadvertently falls for Kristin and has to face painful truth of his past relationship.
Showing in 6 cinemas
romance
5.3

First Kill

161h 37m
A police chief tries to solve a kidnapping that involves a bank robber holding a young boy hostage.
Showing in 2 cinemas
thriller
action
5.5

2:22

131h 39m
A man's life is derailed when an ominous pattern of events repeats itself in exactly the same manner every day, ending at precisely 2:22 p.m.
Showing in 1 cinema
drama
thriller
action
6.4

Viceroy's House

TBA1h 46m
In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.
Showing in 2 cinemas
drama
history
6.5

Captain Underpants The First Epic Movie

PG1h 29m
Two mischievous kids hypnotize their mean elementary school principal and turn him into their comic book creation, the kind-hearted and elastic-banded Captain Underpants.
Showing in 1 cinema
comedy
animation
family
action

10 Days In Sun City

13 L V1h 30m
A potpourri of love, drama, passion and culture, "10 Days in Sun City" is a comedy-drama that sees Akpos on another ‘adventure’, this time, to South Africa, with his girlfriend Bianca.
Showing in 4 cinemas
comedy

A Gentleman: Sundar, Susheel, Risky

TBA2h 25m
Actors Sidharth Malhotra and Jacqueline Fernandez, who are paired together in a film for the first time, on Monday revealed that their upcoming movie Reload has been renamed A Gentleman - Sundar, Susheel, Risky.
Showing in 3 cinemas
indian
romance
action
comedy
5.6

My Cousin Rachel

131h 46m
A young Englishman plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.
Showing in 1 cinema
drama
romance
period-drama

Finders Keepers

TBA1h 38m
Lonnie and Brian go on the run from the Cape Town underworld, after finding a box filled with cash and a valuable wrist watch. They steal a lucky fish that they use to barter with the gangsters.
Showing in 1 cinema
comedy
local

Simran

2h 5m
Simran is an upcoming bollywood movie that revolves around the life of Simran, a Gujrati hosuekeeoing lady in the US.
Showing in 3 cinemas
drama
romance
crime
thriller

Magalir Mattum

2h 20m
Magalir Mattum is an upcoming Indian Tamil drama film written and directed by National award winner Bramma, as his second venture after Kuttram Kadithal (2015). The film features Jyothika in the lead role, while Saranya, Urvashi, Bhanupriya, Nassar and Livingston play pivotal roles.
Showing in 2 cinemas
crime
drama
family

Strike A Rock

All Ages1h 27m
This is an extraordinary ode to quite extraordinary women catalysing political change throughout the fallout of the Marikana Massacre.
Showing in 1 cinema
documentary

Van der Merwe

7-9PG1h 35m
Van der Merwe, a bumbling farmer from a traditional Afrikaans family, struggles to keep his family together when his daughter returns from England with her British fiancé and family.
Showing in 1 cinema
comedy

Krotoa

132h 2m
Krotoa, a feisty, bright, 11-year-old girl is removed from her close-knit Khoi tribe to serve Jan van Riebeeck, her uncle’s trading partner and the first Governor of the Cape Colony. She is brought into the first Fort established by the Dutch East India Company in 1652. There she grows into a visionary young woman who assimilates the Dutch language and culture so well that she rises to become an influential translator but ends up being rejected by her own people as she tries to bridge the gap between the two cultures about to collide.
Showing in 1 cinema
drama
romance
period-drama

A New High

All Ages1h 31m
In the heart of downtown Seattle, a diverse group of men and women will come together to climb out of homelessness and drug addiction through an unorthodox recovery program that uses mountain climbing as a means of rehabilitation. After one year of intense physical and mental conditioning, the team will attempt to summit one of the most dangerous mountains in the country, Mt. Rainier.
Showing in 1 cinema
adventure
documentary
action

9/11

1h 30m
A group of 5 people find themselves trapped in an elevator in the World Trade Center's North Tower on 9/11. They work together, never giving up hope, to try to escape before the unthinkable happens.
Showing in 1 cinema
action
drama

The Peacemaker

All Ages1h 25m
In international political conflict, deals are not brokered by national leaders but by “backroom players” who are hidden from the spotlight. Enter Padraig O’Malley, recovering alcoholic and negotiator of peace. An excellent mediator, the only person whose trauma he cannot alleviate is his own. Filmmaker James Demo expertly merges the public and private personas of an extraordinary man.
Showing in 1 cinema
documentary

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7.8

Hidden Figures

PG2h 7m
The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history – the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big.
Showing in 1 cinema
drama

INCONVENIENT TRUTH 2: TRUTH TO POWER

TBA1h 38m
After graduating in philosophy and politics, Jack Guest single-handedly funded, directed and produced a film to address the impact of climate change and uncover workable solutions. Inspired by former United States Vice President Al Gore"s 2006 documentary AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH, Jack travels by boat to Sweden, a country aiming to break its dependency on oil by 2020, to speak with leading politicians, scientists and entrepreneurs. Jack also meets with families committed to reducing their impact on the environment and visits an eco-village completely dependent on renewable resources. Jack says: In no uncertain terms we face a huge problem on planet earth and AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH 2 looks at turning that problem into an opportunity, showing that we can make things work, for everybody. It gives a positive message that things can get better and that change does not have to mean sacrifice." He asserts: we already have the answers to climate change and we just need to implement them. The solut
Showing in 4 cinemas
documentary
7.6

The Fault in Our Stars

All Ages2h 5m
Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a patient named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.
Showing in 1 cinema
romance
drama

Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse

PG1h 33m
EXHIBITION ON SCREEN SEASON 3: Claude Monet was an avid horticulturist and arguably the most important painter of gardens in the history of art, but he was not alone. Great artists like Van Gogh, Bonnard, Sorolla, Sargent, Pissarro and Matisse all saw the garden as a powerful subject for their art. These great artists, along with many other famous names, feature in an innovative and extensive exhibition from the Royal Academy of Art, London.
Showing in 4 cinemas
documentary
exhibition-on-screen
7.0

The Land Before Time

All Ages1h 9m
An orphaned brontosaurus named Littlefoot sets off in search of the legendary Great Valley. A land of lush vegetation where the dinosaurs can thrive and live in peace. Along the way he meets four other young dinosaurs, each one a different species, and they encounter several obstacles as they learn to work together in order to survive.
Showing in 1 cinema
animation
adventure
family
7.0

The Keeper of Lost Causes

All Ages1h 40m
Based on the first book in Jussi Adler-Olsen's bestselling thriller series about Department Q THE KEEPER OF LOST CAUSES tells the story of the two policemen Carl Mørck and Assad who become involved in a five-year-old case concerning a missing woman, Merete. Soon Carl and Assad are on a journey through Scandinavia's darkest corners to find a psychopathic killer.
Showing in 1 cinema
thriller
mystery
crime
6.7

Even the Rain

All Ages1h 44m
Focuses on Sebastian and Costa, obsessive filmmakers who, in their quest to uncover the myth of Christopher Columbus and resistance to colonial power by Indian rebel Hatuey, ultimately end up embroiled in a modern revolt against Western multinationals in the Bolivian "water wars" brought on by the forced privatization of Bolivia's leading public water companies in 2000.
Showing in 1 cinema
drama
history
6.1

Dead Snow

All Ages1h 31m
Eight medical students on a ski trip to Norway discover that Hitler's horrors live on when they come face to face with a battalion of zombie Nazi soldiers intent on devouring anyone unfortunate enough to wander into the remote mountains where they were once sent to die.
Showing in 1 cinema
horror
comedy
5.6

Iron Sky

All Ages1h 33m
In the last moments of World War II, a secret Nazi space program evaded destruction by fleeing to the Dark Side of the Moon. During 70 years of utter secrecy, the Nazis construct a gigantic space fortress with a massive armada of flying saucers.
Showing in 1 cinema
action
comedy
sci-fi
5.5

Fatima

All Ages1h 19m
Fatima, a Moroccan-born woman who now lives in France with her two teenage daughters, with whom she is barely able to communicate.
Showing in 1 cinema
drama

Drifters

All Ages1h 37m
Minna, a drug addict who makes a living dealing drugs, can't pay rent and after cheating some delinquents she runs with the money. She meets Katja and they move together to an illegal residence outside the city, where a group of people have decided to join and live by their own rules.
Showing in 1 cinema
crime
drama

Sami Blood

All Ages1h 50m
Elle Marja, 14, is a reindeer-breeding Sami girl. Exposed to the racism of the 1930s and phrenological examinations at her boarding school, she starts dreaming of another life. To achieve this other life she has to become someone else and break all ties with her family and culture.
Showing in 1 cinema
drama

Doug Stanhope Oslo - Burning the Bridge to Nowhere

All Ages1h 29m
Recorded in an abandoned factory in the Grünerløkka suburb of Oslo, Norway, this performance is as spontaneous and unhinged as anything Stanhope has ever done. Originally a sewing machine factory converted to a German WWII bunker, the setting for Oslo is anything but conventional. Whereas most comedy specials are filmed on an elaborate stage, Stanhope and Nikon Norway filled a dilapidated industrial space with lights and folding chairs, ultimately allowing the material be the focus of this release.
Showing in 1 cinema
comedy