The Last Thing He Wanted

2020-03-27 08:47

Frustratingly incomprehensible and head-pulverizingly dull. 'The Last Thing He Wanted' should be the last thing you should watch during the upcoming lockdown.

Ster-Kinekor cinemas are now closed

2020-03-25 13:08

Ster-Kinekor has closed after President Cyril Ramaphosa's announcement of a national lockdown.

Nu Metro cinemas close with immediate effect

2020-03-24 12:08

Nu Metro cinemas have closed with immediate effect following President Cyril Ramaphosa's announcement of a national lockdown to contain the spread of the coronavirus.

The Labia Theatre in Cape Town temporarily closes

2020-03-23 11:32

The Labia Theatre in Cape Town has temporarily closed its doors due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Cannes film festival shuffles dates in bid to survive pandemic

2020-03-20 09:24

The Cannes film festival will not take place as planned in May because of the coronavirus.

You can now watch all the Spider-Man movies on Netflix

2020-03-19 14:44

From Tobey, to Andrew, to Tom and Miles, your friendly neighbourhood Spideys are all there.

Hand sanitisers, deep cleaning and social distancing: Here's what Nu Metro is doing in response to Covid-19

2020-03-18 14:53

Nu Metro cinemas have put a stringent plan in place in their theatres in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

'Matrix 4', 'The Batman' and more shut down filming amid coronavirus outbreak

2020-03-17 13:07

Hollywood is doing its part to help curb the spread of the coronavirus by shutting down the production of movies.

Coronavirus and the cinema: How local theatres are taking precautions

2020-03-16 14:19

South African cinemas are heeding the President's call and taking precautionary measures amidst the threat of the coronavirus.

Here's what you need to know about the 4 new movies in cinemas this weekend

2020-03-13 12:35

New weekend, new movies to watch on the big screen. Here's what our reviewers have to say about the latest releases in cinemas this weekend.


'Wonder Woman 1984' release pushed back to August

2020-03-26 13:42

Warner Bros has postponed the release of the upcoming 'Wonder Woman' sequel due to the global Covid-19 pandemic.

10 films that explore social distancing in various forms

2020-03-24 14:30

This video takes a look at films dealing with various forms of isolation

Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani's movie 'Lovebirds' to be released on Netflix

2020-03-23 14:05

The upcoming Paramount comedy 'Lovebirds' starring Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae will now be released on Netflix.

Three Identical Strangers

2020-03-20 12:45

The story of Edward Galland, David Kellman, and Robert Shafran is an intriguing one. At first miraculous and joyful but as the story unfolds it’s clear that there were darker forces at work.

ANALYSIS | Silencing the applause: culture and entertainment in the time of a virus

2020-03-20 06:00

Fewer and fewer people will be risking their lives by venturing outside their homes as they stream entertainment from the comfort of their couches while blissfully unaware that those behind their favourite shows are going through a crippling time, writes Herman Eloff.

All The Bright Places

2020-03-19 13:45

'All The Bright Places' sees two teens fall in love while trying to navigate the darkness. With a premise like that, you're bound to shed a few tears. But with a beautiful metaphor to remind you that there are bright places, even in the darkest times, you too will probably fall in love with this film.

'Cats' named worst picture at the Razzie awards

2020-03-18 07:44

The musical 'Cats' was the big winner at this year's Golden Raspberry Awards scooping up six awards.

PICS: First look at Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' remake

2020-03-16 15:08

Vanity Fair has released the first look images of Steven Spielberg's passion project, 'West Side Story'.

14th South African Film and Television Awards cancelled

2020-03-16 13:16

The 14th annual South African Film and Television Awards (Saftas) have been cancelled.

'Moffie': The controversial title, the director, the cast, and the review

2020-03-13 09:41

The South African war film Moffie finally opens in local cinemas after a triumphant circuit of film festivals across the globe where it was hailed a cinematic tour de force.

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