What to watch at the cinema this weekend apart from Star Wars

2015-12-18 14:41
 

Cape Town – This week marks the biggest release in cinema this year.

The wait is finally over and Star Warians and movie aficionados will all be flocking to see The Force Awakens on the big screen.

If the force fever hasn’t caught you yet there are three other movies that might interest you.

See Cate Blanchett in her award nominated role, Vin Diesel wields a sword and a local Christmas flick is also on offer.

Here are 4 movies releasing in South African cinemas this week:

Movie: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Our rating: 5/5

Short review: The Force Awakens brings the Star Wars series back to exciting, magical, witty, pulsating life. What prequels?  

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Movie: Carol

Our rating: 4/5

Short review: Much like good sex this movie slowly builds to a thrilling climax. It’s not just about the satisfying ending though.

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Movie: The Last Witch Hunter

Our rating: 3/5

Short review: Vin Diesel returns to do what he does best – kicking ass in a wannabe franchise starter that thrills the hearts but not the mind.

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Movie: Trouvoete

Our rating: 1/5

Short review: Darrell Roodt, the genius behind films like Yesterday and Sarafina, offers up sloppy Christmas leftovers.

READ THE FULL REVIEW HERE!

(Photos: NuMetro, Facebook, AP, Disney)

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