A horror and a buddy comedy - Here are the 2 new movies in cinemas

2019-07-12 13:00
 
Chucky voiced by Mark Hamill in a scene from 'Chil

Cape Town – Chucky is back in cinemas to terrorise a whole new generation.

The reboot of the 1988 horror, Child's Play follows a family that is terrorised by a high-tech doll that rejects its programming, becoming self-aware and murderous.

Also showing: Kumail Nanjiani and Dave Bautista in an action buddy comedy involving an Uber driver and a police detective.

HERE ARE THE 2 NEW FILMS RELEASING IN SA CINEMAS

Movie: Child's Play

Our rating: 3/5

Short review: A fun gory mess, the new-age Chucky is a simple retelling that made great use of comedic effects that resonates with modern audiences.

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Movie: Stuber

Our rating: 2/5

Short review: A charming and funny Kumail Nanjiani is the only thing that saves what would otherwise be the worst buddy movie in years.

READ THE FULL REVIEW HERE

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