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Sing

Sing

Genre: Animated, Comedy, Musical
Age Restriction: PG
Runtime: 109 minutes
Released: 2016-12-23 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Garth Jennings
Producer: Janet Healy, Christopher Meledandri
Synopsis

In a world like ours but entirely inhabited by animals, Buster Moon is a dapper Koala who presides over a once-grand theatre that has fallen on hard times. He’s an eternal optimist—okay, maybe a bit of a scoundrel—who loves his theatre above all and will do anything to preserve it. Now, facing the crumbling of his life’s ambition, he has one final chance to restore his fading jewel to its former glory by producing the world’s greatest singing competition!

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Manchester by the Sea

Manchester by the Sea

Genre: Drama
Age Restriction: 13 L V
Runtime: 135 minutes
Released: 2017-01-06 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Kenneth Lonergan
Producer: Kimberly Steward, Matt Damon, Chris Moore, Lauren Beck, Kevin J. Walsh
Synopsis

After the death of his older brother, Lee Chandler is shocked to learn that he’s been made sole guardian of his nephew, Patrick. Taking leave of his job, Lee reluctantly returns to Manchester-by-the-Sea to care for Patrick, a spirited 16-year-old, and is forced to deal with a past that separated him from his wife, Randi, and the community in which he was born and raised.

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Lion

Lion

Genre: Biopic, Drama, True Story
Age Restriction: 10–12PG
Runtime: 118 minutes
Released: 2017-01-20 12:00:00 AM
Starring: Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, David Wenham, Nicole Kidman
Director: Garth Davis
Producer: Emile Sherman, Iain Canning, Angie Fielder
Synopsis

Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train and is taken thousands of kilometres across India – away from home and family. He must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, until ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.

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Collateral Beauty

Collateral Beauty

Genre: Drama
Age Restriction: 7–9PG L
Runtime: 97 minutes
Released: 2017-01-27 12:00:00 AM
Starring: Will Smith, Edward Norton, Keira Knightley, Michael Peña, Naomie Harris, Jacob Latimore, Kate Winslet, Helen Mirren
Director: David Frankel
Producer: Bard Dorros, Michael Sugar, Allan Loeb, Anthony Bregman, Kevin Frakes
Synopsis

When a successful New York advertising executive suffers a great tragedy, he retreats from life. While his concerned friends try desperately to reconnect with him, he seeks answers from the universe by writing letters to Love, Time, and Death. But, it’s not until his notes bring unexpected personal responses that he begins to understand how these constants interlock in a life fully-lived, and how even the deepest loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty.

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La La Land

La La Land

Genre: Drama, Musical
Age Restriction: 7–9PG
Runtime: 127 minutes
Released: 2017-01-27 12:00:00 AM
Starring: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone
Director: Damien Chazelle
Producer: Fred Berger, Jordan Horowitz
Synopsis

Mia, an aspiring actress, and Sebastian, a dedicated jazz musician, are struggling to make ends meet in a city known for crushing hopes and breaking hearts. Set in modern day Los Angeles, this original musical about everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing your dreams.

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xXx: Return of Xander Cage

xXx: Return of Xander Cage

Genre: Action, Adventure
Age Restriction: 10–12PG L V
Runtime: 107 minutes
Released: 2017-01-27 12:00:00 AM
Starring: Vin Diesel
Director: D.J. Caruso
Producer: Joe Roth, Jeff Kirschenbaum, Vin Diesel, Samantha Vincent
Synopsis

Extreme-athlete-turned-government-operative Xander Cage comes out of a self-imposed exile and finds himself on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and Xiang’s team – in a race to recover a sinister and a seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora’s Box. Recruiting an all-new group of thrill-seeking cohorts, Xander finds himself enmeshed in a deadly conspiracy that points to collusion at the highest levels of world governments.

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Rings

Rings

Genre: Drama, Horror
Age Restriction: 13 H V
Runtime: 102 minutes
Released: 2017-02-03 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: F. Javier Gutierrez
Producer: Walter F. Parkes, Laurie MacDonald
Synopsis

A young woman becomes worried about her boyfriend when he explores a dark subculture surrounding a mysterious videotape said to kill the watcher seven days after the watcher has viewed it. The woman sacrifices herself to save her boyfriend, and, in so doing, makes a horrifying discovery: There’s a “movie within the movie” that no one has ever seen before.

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Fifty Shades Darker

Fifty Shades Darker

Genre: Drama, Erotic
Age Restriction: 16 L N S
Runtime: 118 minutes
Released: 2017-02-10 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: James Foley
Producer: Dana Brunetti, Michael De Luca, E.L. James, Marcus Viscidi
Synopsis

When a wounded Christian Grey tries to entice a cautious Ana Steele back into his life, she demands a new arrangement before she will give him another chance. As the two begin to build trust and find stability, shadowy figures from Christian’s past start to circle them, determined to destroy their hopes for a future together.

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LEGO Batman Movie, The

LEGO Batman Movie, The

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Age Restriction: PG
Runtime: 105 minutes
Released: 2017-02-10 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Chris McKay
Producer: Roy Lee, Dan Lin, Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Synopsis

There are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if Batman wants to save the city from The Joker’s hostile takeover, he may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up.

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Great Wall, The

Great Wall, The

Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Age Restriction: 13 V
Runtime: 104 minutes
Released: 2017-02-17 12:00:00 AM
Starring: Matt Damon
Director: Yimou Zhang
Producer: Jon Jashni, Peter Loehr, Charles Roven, Thomas Tull
Synopsis

An elite force makes a valiant stand for humanity on the world’s most iconic structure.

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Fist Fight

Fist Fight

Genre: Comedy
Age Restriction: 16 L
Runtime: 91 minutes
Released: 2017-02-24 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Richie Keen
Producer: Shawn Levy, Max Greenfield, John Rickard, Dan Cohen
Synopsis

On the last day of the year, mild-mannered high school English teacher Andy Campbell is trying his best to keep it together amidst senior pranks, a dysfunctional administration and budget cuts that put jobs on the line. But, things go from bad to worse when he accidentally crosses his much tougher and deeply feared colleague, Ron Strickland, who challenges Campbell to an old-fashioned throw-down after school. News of the fight spreads like wildfire and ends up becoming the very thing this school, and Campbell, needed.

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Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures

Genre: Drama, History, True Story
Age Restriction: 7–9PG P
Runtime: 127 minutes
Released: 2017-02-24 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Theodore Melfi
Producer: Donna Gigliotti, Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping, Pharrell Williams, Theodore Melfi
Synopsis

Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughn, and Mary Jackson are brilliant African-American women working at NASA. They serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history—the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, a stunning achievement that will restore America’s confidence, turn the Space Race around, and inspire the world. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big.

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Keeping Up with the Kandasamys

Keeping Up with the Kandasamys

Genre: Comedy
Age Restriction: 7–9PG D L
Runtime: 95 minutes
Released: 2017-03-03 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Jayan Moodley
Producer: Helena Spring, Junaid Ahmed
Synopsis

Shanti Naidoo is a typical Type-A personality. Always on the move, going out of her way to please people, and overcompensating for her perceived inadequacies by continually cooking up a storm in the kitchen. Her life would be just fine, except that her neighbour, Jennifer Kandasamy, always seems to hold the upper hand! Somehow, Jennifer seems to outdo whatever Shanti does, and life appears to be a constant battle of trying to keep up. When Jennifer realises that her daughter is in love with Shanti's son, she is determined to break them up. But, in order to do that, she will have to enlist her rival’s help!

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Logan: The Wolverine

Logan: The Wolverine

Genre: Action, Sci-fi
Age Restriction: 16 L V
Runtime: 138 minutes
Released: 2017-03-03 12:00:00 AM
Starring: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart
Director: James Mangold
Producer: Lauren Shuler Donner
Synopsis

In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hide out on the Mexican border. But, Logan’s attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are up-ended when a young mutant arrives, being pursued by dark forces.

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Rock Dog

Rock Dog

Genre: Adventure, Animated, Children's, Comedy, Family
Age Restriction: PG V
Runtime: 90 minutes
Released: 2017-03-03 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Ash Brannon
Producer: Rob Feng, David B. Miller, Amber Wang
Synopsis

For the Tibetan Mastiffs living on Snow Mountain, a dog’s life has a simple riff: Guard a peaceful village of wool-making sheep from the thuggish wolf, Linnux, and his rabid pack. To avoid distractions, Mastiff leader Khampa forbids all music from the mountain. But, when Khampa's son, Bodi, discovers a radio dropped by a passing airplane, it takes just a few guitar licks for his fate to be sealed: Bodi wants to be a rock ’n roll star. Yet that means defying his father’s wishes, heading to the city, and locating the legendary—and reclusive—musician, Angus Scattergood, who needs to write a new song, and fast!

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Badrinath Ki Dulhania

Badrinath Ki Dulhania

Genre: Drama, Romance
Age Restriction: 7–9PG V
Runtime: 138 minutes
Released: 2017-03-10 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Shashank Khaitan
Producer: Karan Johar, Apoorva Mehta
Synopsis

Badrinath and Vaidehi are both from small towns, but their views on gender roles and on life in general are diametrically opposite. When they meet, sparks fly, and there's a clash of ideologies. Can they make a budding romance work despite their differences?

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Kalushi

Kalushi

Genre: Biopic, Drama, Politics, True Story
Age Restriction: 16 L P V
Runtime: 108 minutes
Released: 2017-03-10 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Mandlakayise W. Dube. Jr.
Producer: Walter Stephen Ayres, Mandlakayise W. Dube
Synopsis

It is the height of apartheid, and Solomon Kalushi Mahlangu is a 19-year-old hawker from the streets of Mamelodi. After a brutal beating at the hands of the police, he goes into exile to join the liberation movement. After undergoing military training in Angola, he is joined by friend and comrade Mondy who, in a heated incident, loses control and ends up shooting two innocent people in downtown Johannesburg. While Mondy is severely beaten and tortured, Kalushi faces a daunting trial in which the State seeks the highest punishment—death by hanging.

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Kong: Skull Island

Kong: Skull Island

Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-fi
Age Restriction: 13 V
Runtime: 118 minutes
Released: 2017-03-10 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Jordan Vogt-Roberts
Producer: Thomas Tull, Mary Parent, Jon Jashni, Alex Garcia
Synopsis

A diverse team of explorers is brought together to venture deep into an uncharted island in the Pacific—as beautiful as it is treacherous—unaware that they’re crossing into the domain of the mythic Kong.

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Jagveld

Jagveld

Genre: Adventure, Suspense, Thriller
Age Restriction: 16 L V
Runtime: 103 minutes
Released: 2017-03-17 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Byron Davis
Producer: Deon Meyer, Diony Kempen, Amalia Uys
Synopsis

Emma le Roux is op pad huis toe — die familieplaas in die Groot Karoo. Mooi, sagte Emma, die pasifis en laerskool-onderwyseres. Sy het hierdie roete al ’n duisend keer gery, sonder voorval. Maar nie vandag nie. Want haar paaie gaan kruis met Bosman, Baz, Jay, Boela, AJ en Piet. Bosman is die baasbrein van die dwelmsindikaat. Hy is ’n psigopaat. Meedoënloos en geweldadig. Baz en Jay is sy meelopers, moordenaars, monsters. AJ en Boela, die rykmansseuns wat hoop om geloofwaardigheid en vinnige geld in dié wêreld te maak. En Piet, die bangbroek, die swakkeling wat alles en enigiets vir sy neef Bosman sal doen. Emma sien hoe dié ses ’n polisieman skiet. En hulle sien vir haar. Nou jag hulle haar soos ’n dier in die Groot Karoo.

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John Wick: Chapter Two

John Wick: Chapter Two

Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Age Restriction: 16 V
Runtime: 120 minutes
Released: 2017-03-17 12:00:00 AM
Starring: Keanu Reeves
Director: Chad Stahelski
Producer: Basil Iwanyk, Erica Lee
Synopsis

Legendary hitman John Wick is forced back out of retirement by a former associate who’s plotting to seize control of a shadowy international assassins’ guild. Bound by a blood oath to help the associate, John travels to Rome, where he squares off against some of the world’s deadliest killers.

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Miss Sloane

Miss Sloane

Genre: Drama, Politics, Thriller
Age Restriction: 13 L S
Runtime: 132 minutes
Released: 2017-03-17 12:00:00 AM
Starring: Jessica Chastain
Director: John Madden
Producer: Ben Browning, Kris Thykier, Ariel Zeitoun
Synopsis

In the high-stakes world of political power brokers, Elizabeth Sloane is the most sought-after and formidable lobbyist in Washington, DC. Known equally for her cunning and for her track record of success, she has always done whatever is required of her in order to win. But, when she takes on the most powerful opponent of her career, she finds that winning may come at too high a price.

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Chips

Chips

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Age Restriction: 16 L N V
Runtime: 101 minutes
Released: 2017-03-24 12:00:00 AM
Starring: Dax Shepard, Michael Peña
Director: Dax Shepard
Producer: Ravi D. Mehta, Dax Shepard, Andrew Panay, Rick Rosner
Synopsis

Jon Baker and Frank “Ponch” Poncherello have just joined the California Highway Patrol (CHP) in Los Angeles, but for very different reasons. Baker is a beaten up pro motorcycler trying to put his life and marriage back together. Poncherello is a cocky undercover Federal agent investigating a multi-million dollar heist that may be an inside job—inside the CHP. The inexperienced rookie and hardened pro are teamed together, but clash more than click, so, kick-starting a partnership is easier said than done. With Baker’s bike skills and Ponch’s street savvy, it might just work…if they don’t drive each other crazy along the way.

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Get Out

Get Out

Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Age Restriction: 16 H L V
Runtime: 104 minutes
Released: 2017-03-24 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Jordan Peele
Producer: Jason Blum, Jordan Peele, Edward H. Hamm Jr., Sean McKittrick
Synopsis

Now that Chris and his girlfriend, Rose, have reached the meet-the-parents milestone of dating, she invites him for a weekend getaway upstate with Missy and Dean. At first, Chris reads the family’s overly-accommodating behaviour as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter’s interracial relationship, but, as the weekend progresses, a series of increasingly disturbing discoveries lead him to a truth that he could have never imagined.

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Kampterrein die movie

Kampterrein die movie

Genre: Comedy
Age Restriction: 7–9PG
Runtime: 94 minutes
Released: 2017-03-24 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Luhann Jansen
Producer: Luhann Jansen
Synopsis

Vakansie-chaos aan die orde van die dag. Wanneer die Afrikaanse gesin, die Fouchés, by die ATKV-Buffelspoort-vakansieoord opdaag, sien hulle dat die karavaanstaanplek waar hulle elke jaar kampeer, deur die Khumalo’s beset word. Die onderonsie tussen die twee gesinne wat in ’n heen-en-weer-gestryery ontaard, is skreeusnaaks.

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Life

Life

Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-fi
Age Restriction: 16 H L V
Runtime: 104 minutes
Released: 2017-03-24 12:00:00 AM
Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds
Director: Daniel Espinosa
Producer: David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Bonnie Curtis, Julie Lynn
Synopsis

The six-member crew of the International Space Station is on the cutting edge of one of the most important discoveries in human history: the first evidence of extraterrestrial life on Mars. As the crew begins to conduct research, their methods end up having unintended consequences, and the lifeform proves more intelligent than anyone had anticipated.

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Saban’s Power Rangers

Saban’s Power Rangers

Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-fi
Age Restriction: 7–9PG L V
Runtime: 124 minutes
Released: 2017-03-24 12:00:00 AM
Starring:
Director: Dean Israelite
Producer: Haim Saban, Brian Casentini, Marty Bowen, Wyck Godfrey
Synopsis

Five ordinary teens must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove—and the world—is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, the heroes quickly discover that they’re the only ones who can save the planet. But, to do so, they’ll have to overcome their real-life issues and, before it’s too late, band together as the Power Rangers.

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Sense of an Ending, The

Sense of an Ending, The

Genre: Drama
Age Restriction: 13 L S
Runtime: 108 minutes
Released: 2017-03-24 12:00:00 AM
Starring: Jim Broadbent
Director: Ritesh Batra
Producer: David M. Thompson, Ed Rubin
Synopsis

Tony Webster leads a reclusive and quiet existence until long-buried secrets from his past force him to face the flawed recollections of his younger self, the truth about his first love, and the devastating consequences of decisions made a lifetime ago.

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