INFERNO Action, Adventure, Crime
In Dan Brown’s latest bestseller, Robert Langdon, the famous symbologist (again played by Tom Hanks), is on a trail of clues tied to the great Dante himself. When Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Sienna Brooks (Felicity Jones), a doctor he hopes will help him recover his memories. Together, they race across Europe and against the clock to stop a madman from unleashing a global virus that would wipe out half of the world’s population.
Director: Ron Howard Cast: Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Irrfan Khan
LION Biography, Drama
Five year old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of miles across India, away from home and family. He must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return ‘home’.
Director: Garth Davis Cast: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara
OFFICE CHRISTMAS PARTY Comedy
Party like your job depends on it in the unrated comedy event of the year — with outrageous new footage not shown in theaters! When an overbearing CEO (Jennifer Aniston) decides to close her hard-partying brother’s failing branch, he (T.J. Miller) and his fired up co-workers decide to throw an epic office party to land a big shot client and save everyone’s jobs. Fueled by booze and bad decisions, things quickly spiral out-of-control in this wild and raunchy comedy.
Directors: Josh Gordon, Will Speck Cast: Jason Bateman, Jennifer Aniston, Olivia Munn, T.J. Miller, Jillian Bell, Vanessa Bayer, Courtney B. Vance, Rob Corddry, Kate McKinnon
HOENER MET DIE ROOI SKOENE Drama
Bonnie van der Byl, a receptionist at the internationally renowned De Waal Theatrical Agency, is working late, when she discovers the body of her boss – the successful, but not-as-popular Mossel Bay businessman, Du Toit de Waal – with a dagger on his back. Bonnie calls the police and Constable Mickey Mentz is assigned to the case. Mentz finds himself thrown in a web of secrets and lies, as another victim is also found with a stab wound in the back.
Director: Koos Roets Cast: Lida Botha, Deon Lotz, Lizz Meiring, Dorette Potgieter,
Louw Venter, Andre Weideman, Francois Coetzee, Geon Nel, Laré Birk
OUTCAST Season 1 Drama, Horror
Kyle Barnes has had a series of misfortunes in his life; his mother would beat him as a child and he was accused of attacking his own daughter. After attending an exorcism in his native town, he is convinced his mother and his wife were possessed and he was not the source of them going bad. He therefore teams up with Reverend Anderson to try and save people that are possessed by demons while putting up with the residents of his town who think he’s bad news and would deserve to be in jail.
Creator: Robert Kirkman Cast: Patrick Fugit, Callie Brook McClincy, Madeleine McGraw
ROBINSON CRUSOE (THE WILD LIFE)
Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Times are good for Mak the parrot, Scrubby the goat, Carmello the chameleon and the rest of the wildlife that inhabit a tropical island. Their day-to-day routine gets shaken up when a mysterious creature washes up on shore. He’s a sailor named Robinson Crusoe, and he’s the only human survivor of a terrible storm that destroyed his ship. As the animals get to know their peculiar new guest, they find him to be a useful ally when two conniving cats try to seize control of their exotic paradise.
Directors: Vincent Kesteloot, Ben Stassen Cast: Matthias Schweighöfer, Kaya Yanar
MONSTER HIGH: ELECTRIFIED Animation, Adventure
When Clawdeen dreams of opening a salon made for monsters and normies, Frankie has the perfect place – an abandoned power station outside town. But the idea sparks negative voltage when Moanica plots to ruin the whole thing, and replace the celebration with something a little more…shocking! Luckily the ghouls have a secret weapon on their side…Twyla, the daughter of the Boogey Man, and the perfect ghoul to unearth any mystery. Along with her ghoulfriends, they must thwart Moanica’s plan, charge up their outfits, save the normie town from darkness…and open the most voltageous salon ever! So catch every twist, turn, zap and blast…because the Monster High ghouls are about to get ELECTRIC!
Directors: Avgousta Zourelidi, Jun Falkenstein, René Veilleux Cast: Debi Derryberry, Cassandra Morris, Celeste Henderson, Larissa Gallagher, Cristina Milizia, Jonquil Goode