Latest Movies & Showtimes - South Africa

Latest Movies & Showtimes - South Africa

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7.6

A Star Is Born

16 D L S2h 15m
Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers—and falls in love with—struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer—until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.
Showing in 58 cinemas
drama
music
romance
7.9

The Hate U Give

13 D L P2h 13m
Raised in a poverty-stricken slum, a 16-year-old girl named Starr now attends a suburban prep school. After she witnesses a police officer shoot her unarmed best friend, she's torn between her two very different worlds as she tries to speak her truth.
Showing in 30 cinemas
drama
crime
6.5

Halloween

1h 46m
Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role as Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago. This film, the 11th film in the "Halloween" series, will ignore the events of all previous sequels, picking up 40 years after the events of the original film.
Showing in 47 cinemas
horror
7.7

Searching

13 D L V1h 41m
After his 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a desperate father breaks into her laptop to look for clues to find her. A thriller that unfolds entirely on computer screens.
Showing in 27 cinemas
drama
thriller
6.7

Peppermint

1h 42m
A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Showing in 34 cinemas
action
crime
thriller
6.6

Venom

1h 52m
One of Marvel’s most enigmatic, complex and badass characters comes to the big screen, starring Academy Award® nominated actor Tom Hardy as the lethal protector Venom.
Showing in 85 cinemas
horror
sci-fi
action
thriller
comedy
crime
6.7

The Little Vampire 3D

1h 23m
Based on the characters from the bestselling novels by Angela Sommer-Bodenburg, tells the story of Rudolph, a thirteen year old vampire, whose clan is threatened by a notorious vampire hunter. He meets Tony, a mortal of the same age, who is fascinated by old castles, graveyards and - vampires. Tony helps Rudolph in an action and humor packed battle against their adversaries, together they save Rudolph's family and become friends.
Showing in 28 cinemas
horror
comedy
animation
family
fantasy
adventure
sci-fi
6.3

The House with a Clock in Its Walls

10 12PG H V1h 45m
Ten-year-old Lewis goes to live with his uncle in a creaky old house that contains a mysterious ticktock noise. When Lewis accidentally awakens the dead, the town's sleepy facade magically springs to life with a secret world of witches and warlocks.
Showing in 45 cinemas
horror
fantasy
sci-fi
thriller
family
mystery
7.7

Papillon

16 L V2h 13m
Henri Charrière, called "Papillon" for the butterfly tattoo on his chest, is convicted in Paris for a murder he did not commit. Sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, he becomes obsessed with escaping. After planning and executing a series of treacherous yet failed attempts, he's sent to the notorious prison Devil's Island, a place from which no one has ever escaped.
Showing in 18 cinemas
drama
adventure
5.9

Goosebumps 2 Haunted Halloween

10 12PG H V1h 30m
Two boys face an onslaught from witches, monsters, ghouls and a talking dummy after they discover a mysterious book by author R. L. Stine.
Showing in 35 cinemas
adventure
comedy
fantasy
horror
family
7.2

First Man

2h 21m
A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.
Showing in 22 cinemas
history
drama
6.4

Smallfoot

1h 36m
A Yeti is convinced that the elusive creatures known as "humans" really do exist.
Showing in 83 cinemas
comedy
animation
family
music
adventure
fantasy
6.0

Night School

16 L P V1h 51m
A group of misfits are forced to attend adult classes to prepare for the GED exam.
Showing in 74 cinemas
comedy
6.3

Johnny English Strikes Again

COMING SOON1h 27m
Disaster strikes when a criminal mastermind reveals the identities of all active undercover agents in Britain. The secret service can now rely on only one man -- Johnny English. Currently teaching at a minor prep school, Johnny springs back into action to find the mysterious hacker. For this mission to succeed, he'll need all of his skills -- what few he has -- as the man with yesterday's analogue methods faces off against tomorrow's digital technology.
Showing in 74 cinemas
adventure
family
action
comedy
6.5

A Simple Favor

16 D L N S V1h 57m
Mommy vlogger Stephanie joins her best friend Emily's husband, Sean, to investigate her sudden disappearance from their small town.
Showing in 27 cinemas
thriller
crime
mystery
5.5

Hell Fest

1h 29m
On Halloween night at a horror theme park, a costumed killer begins slaying innocent patrons who believe that it's all part of the festivities.
Showing in 25 cinemas
horror

Kanarie

16 L N P S V2h 3m
Kanarie (Afrikaans for 'Canary') is a coming-of-age musical war drama, about a young boy who discovers how through hardship, camaraderie, first love, and the liberating freedom of music, the true self can be discovered.
Showing in 23 cinemas
music
drama
5.4

The Titan

16 D L V1h 37m
On a bleak future Earth, a soldier endures a radical genetic transformation to save humanity. But his wife fears he's becoming more creature than man.
Showing in 18 cinemas
sci-fi
thriller
romance

Baby Mama's Club

TBA1h 36m
James, a consummate womanizer, and Randall, a devoted husband, are unlikely best friends. But when Randall becomes a father for the first time and James for the 17th time, they both seek out an unconventional form of counseling to aid them in their relationships. Hilarious events ensue as Randall tries to gain the respect of his wife and James attempts to control his sexual addiction while fending off his baby mamas.
Showing in 53 cinemas
comedy
festival

Namaste England

TBA2h 21m
Namaste England, starring Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra is a romantic comedy directed and co-produced by Vipul Amrutlal Shah. The film is the sequel to Namastey London
Showing in 15 cinemas
comedy
romance
hindi
7.9

The Guernsey Literary Potato Peel Pie Society

13 D L V2h 4m
Free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey in WWII.
Showing in 4 cinemas
romance
drama
history
6.9

The Children Act

13 L P1h 45m
In the midst of a marital crisis, a High Court judge must decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family's refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.
Showing in 5 cinemas
drama
6.8

Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation

PG1h 37m
In Sony Pictures Animation’s Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation, join our favorite monster family as they embark on a vacation on a luxury monster cruise ship so Drac can take a vacation from providing everyone else's vacation at the hotel. It’s smooth sailing for Drac’s Pack as the monsters indulge in all of the shipboard fun the cruise has to offer, from monster volleyball to exotic excursions, and catching up on their moon tans. But the dream vacation turns into a nightmare when Mavis realizes Drac has fallen for the mysterious captain of the ship, Ericka, who hides a dangerous secret that could destroy all of monsterkind.
Showing in 14 cinemas
animation
family
fantasy
comedy
7.5

BlacKkKlansman

162h 15m
Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and become the head of the local chapter.
Showing in 1 cinema
crime
drama
comedy
history
8.0

2001 A Space Odyssey

2h 29m
Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.
Showing in 1 cinema
sci-fi
mystery
adventure
6.9

Leave No Trace

131h 50m
A father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest Park, a beautiful nature reserve near Portland, Oregon, rarely making contact with the world. But when a small mistake tips them off to authorities, they are sent on an increasingly erratic journey in search of a place to call their own.
Showing in 2 cinemas
drama
7.9

Andhadhun

2h 19m
Andhadhun is the story of a creative artist who gets involved in a crime scene. Akash is a blind piano player based in Pune. While crossing the road, he one day accidentally bumps into Sophie, who along with her father runs a restaurant named Franco’s. Impressed with his piano skills, she hires Akash to play at Franco’s. Akash impresses the guests with his performance and also Sophie. Both start a love affair. A frequent customer at Franco’s is yesteryear actor Pramod Sinha. He has retired from films and is now into real estate. Three years ago, he married Simi, who is his second wife.
Showing in 1 cinema
thriller
mystery
romance

FUNNY GIRL - THE MUSICAL

TBA2h 40m
Funny Girl brought global fame to Barbra Streisand 50 years ago, boasting some of the most iconic songs in film and theatre history, including People and Don’t Rain On My Parade. Half a century later, this ‘exhilarating embrace of a production’ (The Independent) comes to cinema screens after wowing critics and audiences alike in London’s West End. This iconic musical tells the story of Fanny Brice, whose vocal talents and comedic ability see her rise from Brooklyn music hall singer to Broadway star.
Showing in 4 cinemas
live

Baazaar

TBA
Set in the backdrop of money, power and business, largely based on the stock market.
Showing in 5 cinemas
drama
thriller
crime
hindi
7.4

The Wife

1h 40m
A writer decides to leave her husband while traveling to receive a prestigious award.
Showing in 4 cinemas
drama

King Lear

TBA1h 55m
An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.
Showing in 4 cinemas
drama
live
5.8

The Nun

1h 36m
When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking not only their lives but their faith and their very souls, they confront a malevolent force in the form of the same demonic nun that first terrorized audiences in “The Conjuring 2,” as the abbey becomes a horrific battleground between the living and the damned.
Showing in 17 cinemas
horror
mystery
thriller
7.5

Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again!

TBA2h 0m
Young Donna, Sam and Harry forge relationships that resonate in the present.
Showing in 1 cinema
comedy
romance
music

Sandakozhi 2

2h 29m
Sandakozhi 2 is an upcoming Indian Tamil action drama film written and directed by N. Linguswamy. A sequel to the successful Sandakozhi (2005), the film features Vishal, Keerthy Suresh and Rajkiran in the lead roles and has Varalaxmi Sarathkumar and Soori in other pivotal roles.
Showing in 3 cinemas
family
action
romance

Badhaai Ho

2h 10m
A man faces embarrassment in the society when he finds out his mother is pregnant
Showing in 1 cinema
comedy
romance
drama
6.9

Crazy Rich Asians

2h 1m
An American-born Chinese economics professor accompanies her boyfriend to Singapore for his best friend's wedding, only to get thrust into the lives of Asia's rich and famous.
Showing in 4 cinemas
comedy
drama

Loveyatri

TBA2h 20m
Sushrut garba teacher, who falls in love with NRI girl Michelle when she visits town during festival
Showing in 4 cinemas
drama
romance
hindi
6.8

Hotel Transylvania 3 Summer Vacation

1h 37m
Dracula, Mavis, Johnny and the rest of the Drac Pack take a vacation on a luxury Monster Cruise Ship, where Dracula falls in love with the ship’s captain, Ericka, who’s secretly a descendant of Abraham Van Helsing, the notorious monster slayer.
Showing in 1 cinema
family
fantasy
comedy
animation

Thomas Friends Big World! Big Adventures! The Movie

1h 20m
Thomas leaves Sodor to fulfil his dream of seeing the world. This heroic quest takes Thomas across deserts, through jungles and over dangerous mountains as he travels across five continents seeing sights he has never seen before.
Showing in 3 cinemas
family
animation
adventure
6.2

The Equalizer 2

2h 1m
When his former agency boss - and only friend - is killed in an ordered hit, the Equalizer (Denzel Washington) leaps into action to avenge her death. To settle the score, he will have to face four highly-experienced killers who have the same precision training as himself.
Showing in 5 cinemas
thriller
action
crime
5.6

Gotti

16 D L V1h 50m
John Gotti rises to the top of the New York underworld to become the boss of the Gambino crime family. His life takes a tumultuous turn as he faces tragedy, multiple trials and a prison sentence.
Showing in 1 cinema
crime
drama
history

Ellen: The Story of Ellen Pakkies

162h 3m
Based on true events, Ellen tells of the troubled relationship between a mother and her drug-addicted son - a relationship that will eventually drive her to the edge and lead to his murder. In 2007, the death of 20 year old Abie Pakkies created a stir in South Africa and the world. The most disturbing part of the case was that the murderer was his mother, Ellen. When advocate Adrian Samuels takes on the case, he is determined to prove that Ellen Pakkies had no choice. But what compelled her to stop seeking help? How does a mother become desperate enough to take her own son's life? Told across two timelines, Ellen is the harrowing account of a woman put through the penal system, tried for murder and driven by an unflinching love for her son. It delves into the inner psyche of a family ravaged by drugs in one of the most dangerous communities in South Africa. A scourge that extends beyond the Cape Flats and highlights a systematic failure to protect the poorest of the poor.
Showing in 12 cinemas
drama
6.0

Maestro

All Ages1h 21m
Henry, a young actor, finds himself involved in a film by cinema superstar, Cédric Rovere. Charmed by his benevolence, feelings hitherto unknown are aroused, while Rovere, intrigued by Henry's dream, lives this shoot as an unexpected gift.
Showing in 1 cinema
drama
comedy
6.0

The Meg

16 H L V1h 53m
A deep sea submersible pilot revisits his past fears in the Mariana Trench, and accidentally unleashes the seventy foot ancestor of the Great White Shark believed to be extinct.
Showing in 1 cinema
action
sci-fi
thriller
horror
5.4

Billionaire Boys Club

16 D L S V1h 48m
Led by their fellow preppie friend Joe Hunt, a group of wealthy boys in Los Angeles during the early 1980s establish a get rich quick scam that turns deadly.
Showing in 1 cinema
drama
thriller

Helicopter Eela

2h 11m
Eela is an aspiring playback singer and single mother. She has given up all her dreams to raise her only son. But now her baby son 'Vivan' is all grown up and being a typical young millennial, doesn't want his mother's life to revolve around him. But being an over protective mother, Eela has other ideas and joins her son's college to spend more time with him. Unfortunately her plans backfire and she suffers a backlash from Vivan for invading his privacy. Will Helicopter Eela manage to salvage her relationship with Vivan and find her calling again?
Showing in 7 cinemas
drama
5.5

Mile 22

1h 34m
A CIA field officer and an Indonesian police officer are forced to work together in confronting political corruption. An informant must be moved twenty-two miles to safety.
Showing in 2 cinemas
action

The Recce

TBA2h 35m
After the South African Defense Force wrongfully declares young Recce Henk Viljoen dead behind enemy lines, it’s up to him alone to use every skill and tool in his arsenal to make it back to his grieving wife.
Showing in 6 cinemas
drama
festival

Vada Chennai

2h 46m
Vada Chennai is an upcoming Tamil gangster film written and directed by Vetrimaran. Produced as a trilogy by A. Subaskaran`s Lyca Productions and Dhanush's Wunderbar Films with Vetrimaran's Grass Root Film Company, it features Dhanush in the lead role with Vijay Sethupathi, Amala Paul and Andrea Jeremiah in other key roles. The film had been in the news since late 2009 with an official announcement only made in November 2011 that the filming would commence by March 2012. After being temporarily shelved, the film re-materialised in May 2015 with a new cast and production started in June 2016.
Showing in 2 cinemas
drama
action

96

2h 39m
96 is an upcoming Indian Tamil-language action-comedy film directed by C. Prem Kumar, who handled the cinematography for Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom, the film features Vijay Sethupathi and Trisha Krishnan in the lead and the film is bankrolled by Nandagopal of Madras Enterprises.
Showing in 2 cinemas
action
romance

Upstream

1h 31m
Ivan Botha and Tom Marais met back in Bakgat 1's decade for a decade. There they entered into an agreement and although many things have changed and forgotten and lost in their lives, their agreement is rocky.
Showing in 2 cinemas
adventure

The Life and Trails of Wilhelm Reich

1h 50m
A true story of Wilhelm Reich, a pioneer prosecuted and imprisoned. His books and publications were banned and burned in America, where he dies in a federal penitentiary. Now 60 years after his death and 10 years after the unsealing of his archives, a new documentary presents the facts. Four days before the outbreak of World War ll, Dr. Wilhelm Reich - a prominent Austrian psychiatrist, physician and outspoken anti-Nazi - arrived in New York with a teaching visa from the New School for Social Research's renowned 'University in Exile.' After almost continuous investigation, starting in 1939, involving four U.S. government agencies, Reich's published books and research journals were banned and burned by a Federal Court order in the 1950's. This film uses primary materials, scholarly interviews and eye-witness accounts to present a factually-accurate narrative of Reich's life and work, and to explore the events that led up to this heinous example of censorship in America.
Showing in 1 cinema
documentary

The Apostle

All Ages1h 12m
A prisoner recently escaped from prison tries to recover the loot he hid a few years earlier in a remote and secluded village, but what there is is a sentence worse than jail. Claims elderly, strange disappearances, spirits, a peculiar priest and to the very archpriest of Santiago star in a horror story, humor and fantasy. First production of stop-motion with clay made ​​in Spain. It features the voices of Luis Tosar, Geraldine Chaplin, Manuel Manquiña, Jorge Sanz and Paul Naschy among others.
Showing in 1 cinema
animation
thriller

Looking For Love

16 D L S0h 57m
Looking For Love stars Veleste Ntuli as Buyi, often inappropriate workaholic who is under pressure to find love. It tells the story of an average South African girl who is doing her best to get by and has no choice but to use her wits to navigate the complex maze of relationships, while also figuring out a career path. Traditionally, films of this nature feature a female lead with attributes that make her extremely desirable, but our character is stripped bare of that. She could easily be someone we meet on the street.
Showing in 1 cinema
comedy
romance

The Recce

2h 35m
After the South African Defense Force wrongfully declares young Recce Henk Viljoen dead behind enemy lines, it’s up to him alone to use every skill and tool in his arsenal to make it back to his grieving wife.
Showing in 1 cinema
drama

The Story of Lina Amato

All Ages0h 48m
SouthAfrican filmmaker, Johnathan Andrews, presents the true story of Lina Kantor (Amato), one of the few remaining survivors of the Holocaust now residing in Cape Town, South Africa. Directed by: Johnathan Andrews / Documentary / 48min This extraordinary documentary film explores the rare account of how the interventions of Selahattin Ülkümen (Turkish Consul-General on Rhodes Island, Greece), and the actions of two Italian school teachers (Bianca and Girolamo Sotgiu), saved 42 Jews from deportation by the Nazis to Auschwitz during July 1944 - World War II. The film is an honest and unforgettable fragment of history, beautifully presented and told from Lina's heart as she speaks about her time spent on Rhodes Island as a child and how she and her family was saved through the efforts of Ülkümen and the Sotgius. Yad Vashem ultimately recognized Ülkümen as 'Righteous Among The Nations' in 1989 and the Sotgius in 2015.
Showing in 1 cinema
documentary

Broken Promises 4-Ever

10 12PG D L P S V1h 38m
In the fourth instalment of Broken Promises,' which follows the antics of the Padayachee family, Amsugi's (Kogie Naidoo) grandson, Mandoza (Theshen Naicker), is desperate to get married. But he is afraid of making the mistakes his father Reuben (Neel Pillay) made when he met Mandoza's mother. However, Mandoza is rejected by Skye (Kajol Sewgobind), his girlfriend, as she feels that he needs to ask her father, Kallan (Kumaran Naidu), for permission. Skye is also concerned that they are rushing into things as she has not yet met Mandoza's family.
Showing in 1 cinema
comedy
family