4 intergalactic flicks from 2016 you have to watch!

Cape Town – Once upon a time in a galaxy far, far away…

2016 brought with it movies that were out of this world. In every sense of the word.

After giving you the down-low on which testosterone fuelled flicks from 2016 you simply had to see, we decided to round up the intergalactic blockbusters that can’t be missed.

From figuring out alien talk to finding love in outer space, these 4 modern flicks are definitely worth watching.


Star Trek Beyond

Starring: Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana

What’s it about: The members of the U.S.S. Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.


Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner

What’s it about: When mysterious spacecrafts touch down across the globe, an elite team, lead by expert linguist Louise Banks, is brought together to investigate the alien craft. As mankind teeters on the verge of a global war, Banks and the team race against time to find answers. Lousie Banks will take a chance that could threaten her life, and, quite possibly, humanity.

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (In SA cinemas 16 December)

Starring: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna

What’s it about: The Rebellion makes a risky move to steal the plans to the Death Star, setting up the epic saga to follow.

Passengers (In SA cinemas 30 December)

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt

What’s it about: A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early.

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