Movies and Theatre
 
 
 
 
 
captain america civil war

8 Reasons Why Captain America Civil War is Amazing

Overall Captain America Civil War is a fantastic film.


 
 
 
 
 
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Batman V Superman – Movie Review

There are glimpses of a great movie inside BvS. Unfortunately, Zack Snyder’s direction results in a underwhelming hot mess of a film.


 
 
 
 
 
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 – Movie Review

Overall My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 is not funny and will be one of my least favourite movies of 2016.



 
 
 
 
 

Sink – Movie Review

Overall Sink is a good film and shows how SA cinema is movie forward.


 
 
 
 
 
zoolander 2

Zoolander 2 Review

Zoolander 2 might not be everyone’s cup of tea, but I enjoyed it thoroughly.


 
 
 
 
 
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The Danish Girl – Review

Overall the stellar performances by Eddy Redmayne & Alicia Vikander takes an average screenplay and turns it into something quite special.



 
 
 
 
 
daddy's home

Daddy’s Home Review

Overall Daddy’s Home fails at the one requirement for a comedy movie, and that is to make the viewers laugh.


 
 
 
 
 

The Revenant Review

Overall The Revenant is a feast for the eyes and explores some interesting themes & ideas. However all the pieces of the puzzle never quite come together.


 
 
 
 
 
the big short

The Big Short Review

Overall The Big Short is a great film that will leave you both laughing & pondering about how greed controls America.



 
 
 
 
 
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Scouts Guide To The Zombie Apocalypse Review

Scouts Guide To The Zombie Apocalypse will by no means redefine the Zombie Apocalypse genre, but it’s a great time at the cinema.


 
 
 
 
 
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Pan Review

Pan is in desperate need of proper direction and the lack of it gave us a tonally inconsistent film.


 
 
 
 
 
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Everest Review

Overall Everest is great film that gives an amazing view of Everest, and brings a heart breaking story to the big screen.



 
 
 
 
 
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Vacation Review

The original Vacation movie had great comedic moments while this quasi reboot/sequel has none.


 
 
 
 
 
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Hitman: Agent 47 Review

Hitman: Agent 47 is a film that had a great premise, but falls flat due to bad direction and a horrible script.


 
 
 
 
 
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Fantastic Four Movie Review

Fantastic Four is a disappointment that's in desperate need of the Marvel reboot.



 
 
 
 
 
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Ant-Man Movie Review

Ant-Man is a fun film for the whole family.


 
 
 
 
 

The Age of Adaline

The difference between the new prestige cinema’s and the standard ones are the huge comfortable recliners that we snuggled into while we sipped on coffee and ate real food, ordered from the usher prior to the movie.


 
 
 
 
 
Avengers Age of Ultron

Avengers Age of Ultron Review

Overall Avengers Age of Ultron is an outstanding film. From the action sequences, dialogue, character development and overall cinematic experience. It is one of the must see films of 2015.



 
 
 
 
 
Focus

Focus Review

Overall Focus suffers from a lack of focus and could have been a fun heist film. Instead we get a movie that is so mediocre, it just becomes annoyingly frustrating.


 
 
 
 
 
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Extant Season 1

Overall the show uses cliff-hangers effectively and the DVD also combines several episodes into one 2 hour session. If you like drama & intrigue with a sci-fi twist then Extant is for you.


 
 
 
 
 
Tammy

Tammy DVD Review

Tammy is one of the worst movies from 2014 and just proves that doing the same thing over and over again doesn't always work.



 
 
 
 
 
Step Up

Step Up All In DVD Review

If the movie got rid of the forced dialogue, terrible story and it just focused on showing amazing dancing throughout, it would've been a great viewing experience.


 
 
 
 
 
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The Judge Review

The Judge is a average drama, with it tackling a strained relationship between a father and his son. Robert Duvall givies a stellar performance while Robert Downey Jr just portrays Tony Stark as a lawyer.


 
 
 
 
 
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Spud 3 – Learning to Fly Review

With 3rd instalment Learning to fly gives us a maturing Spud with most of the school antics kept to minimum. This time around the film focuses on the evolution of Spud as we wait for the final installment. Overall Learnging to ...



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Gone Girl

Gone Girl is based on a thriller novel by American writer Gillian Flynn, which opens in cinemas this weekend.


 
 
 
 
 
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Guardians of the Galaxy Review

Guardians of the Galaxy is one of the best film of the year so far. If you're looking to have a great time at the cinema make sure you go and watch it.


 
 
 
 
 

The House of Magic

The House of Magic is a average movie which lacks any cinematic magic



 
 
 
 
 
Firefly by PJ Powers

Firefly by PJ Powers

For only R90, you are able to experience a stellar performance.


 
 
 
 
 
St Petersburg Ballet Swan Lake

St Petersburg Ballet perform Swan Lake

Prima ballerina Irina Kolesnikova’s Odette/Odile stunned the audience with her artistry- not only her incredible strength in technique and faultless pirouettes and arabesques,


 
 
 
 
 
Comedy

Grandslots Comedy Showcase

Grandslots Comedy Showcase is taking the Western Cape by storm. They are travelling to venues all over the city with various comic lineups. If you are in need of a good, long, hard laugh then this is a show not to be missed.



 
 
 
 
 
Exposed

Exposed – Kalk Bay Theatre

Exposed, currently showing at the Kalk Bay Theatre, is a production by the husband and wife duo, Ash and Van, about their life in the performance industry.


 
 
 
 
 
Dirty Dancing

Dirty Dancing

From the moment the performance started you are transported into another era with fantastic set design, complete with rotating stage.


 
 
 
 
 
Slick Swing at Roxy Revue Bar

Slick Swing at Roxy Revue Bar GrandWest

If you love Jazz and Swing and you have R78.00 in your pocket you have to head down to the Roxy Revue Bar at GrandWest Casino.



 
 
 
 
 
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Rocking our City 2012 at Grand West Arena

This is Grand West's CSI initiative, which has donated R50 million to local charities over the past 10 years, helping talented young people in the performing arts to achieve their dreams.


 
 
 
 
 
Ninetiesmania

Ninetiesmania at Roxy Revue Bar, Grand West Casino

Ninetiesmania is another fast-paced musical from Mike McCullagh and a celebration of all things 1990s. The show is 2 hours of brilliant entertainment and showcases the incredible local talent that we have right here on our door...


 
 
 
 
 
Homeland Season 2 Review

Homeland Season 2 – Review

Let me first start out with THIS IS THE REASON that Homeland WON THE EMMY and THIS IS THE REASON IT SHOULD WIN AGAIN.



 
 
 
 
 
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Stolen Review

Returning to familiar Con Air roots, Nic Cage is back in action as a father looking to reform his wicked ways, except this time the drama kicks in after he returns from jail.


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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Peter Jackson’s upcoming adaptation of The Hobbit has provided us with multiple posters and images, all leading us up to the release of the first part of the trilogy, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.


 
 
 
 
 
Taken-2

Taken 2 Review

Well, it looks like Liam Neeson still hasn’t recovered from being bitten by the action bug. Recently he’s been seen fighting Albanians, wolves, aliens, fools, and now he’s come back full circle to the franchise that kick-...






 
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