This is what you should be watching this weekend!

2016-02-19 14:10
 

Cape Town – It's the weekend and there's no better way to wind down and relax than by checking out one of the new flicks to hit the big screen this weekend. 

Our handy guide gives you the need to know on the latest releases.

Two comedies, two real life tales and a proudly South Africa chick flick  – there's something for everyone to see.

Here are the 5 new movies releasing in South Africa today:

Movie: Hail, Caesar!

Our rating: 4/5

Short review: Hail Caesar’s comedy is of the sophisticated kind. Intelligent, delightful and thoroughly entertaining.  

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Movie: 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

Our rating: 3/5

Short review: 13 Hours is a war movie with all the action but none of the political intrigue.

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Movie: Happiness is a Four-Letter Word

Our rating: 3/5

Short review: The story, the cinematography and the acting in Happiness is a Four-Letter Word take the local romcom genre a step in the right direction.

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Movie: 50 Shades of Black

Our rating: 1/5

Short review: Even more terrible than its title suggest, Fifty Shades of Black somehow manages to be much, much less funny than the film it's allegedly "spoofing".

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Movie: Trumbo

Our rating: 4/5

Short review: Trumbo is a drab script saved by the sheer brilliant performance of its cast members, most notably Bryan Cranston and Helen Mirren.

READ THE FULL REVIEW HERE!

(Photos: Image Net, AP, Ster-Kinekor, NuMetro)

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