Female heroines the highlight of this weekend's movie offering at local cinemas

2015-11-20 12:42
 

Cape Town - Channel24 Movies presents our handy weekend flick guide to keep you in the know of what’s showing at the movies this weekend.

From Jennifer Lawrence’s on screen heroine, to real life heroine Malala Yousafzai  there’s plenty to see at the cinemas this weekend.

Here are the 6 new movies releasing in South Africa today:

Movie: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2

Our rating: 3/5

Short review: It is a violent and dark end to the franchise. And for a fan of the series it is a fitting finale to Katniss Everdeen’s journey.

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Movie: Wolf Totem

Our rating: 4/5

Short review: The stars of the film are indeed the wolf pack who gives deeply moving performances equal to their human co-stars.

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Movie: He named me Malala

Our rating: 4/5

Short review: This is a powerful film that should be seen by anyone who believes in the transformative power of education.

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Movie: ‘n Man Soos My Pa

Our rating: 4/5

Short review: From the script, to the cast, to the detail in every scene – ‘n Man Soos My Pa flawlessly tugs at the heartstrings

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Movie: No Escape

Our rating: 3/5

Short review: A mediocre action film tinged with xenophobic tendencies, No Escape is saved from the 2-star pile for it’s emotional depth.

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Movie: Maggie

Our rating: 2/5

Short review: Whatever you thought a zombie movie with Arnold Schwarzenegger in it would be like, Maggie is the complete opposite.

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