Die Windpomp: Review

Die Windpomp (The Windmill) tells the story of Hendri (Armand Greyling), a 17 year old who has lost his parents. He arrives in a strangely familiar retirement village where he encounters the odd personalities living there. Soon, Hendri meets young Margot (Leandie du Randt), and is smitten. So begins the love story as the two […]

iNumber Number: Review

iNumber Number, the story of Chili Ncgobo (S’Dumo Mtshali), a member of the South African police. He is honest and hard working, but falls foul of corrupt superiors at his station. Chili, persuaded by his partner, infiltrates a gang perpetrating cash-in-transit heists, but they decide to keep the money once the heist is complete. iNumber […]

The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Review

In this second instalment, of the Spider-Man reboot, we join Peter Parker (Spider-Man, played by Andrew Garfield) as he encounters Oscorp. His relationship with Gwen (Emma Stone) isn’t going so well, and to top this all off, there is are new villains to worry about, in the form of Electro (Jamie Foxx) and old friend […]

Konfetti: Review

From South African production company Light And Dark Films, comes Konfetti, a romantic comedy, about Jean (your typical Afrikaans guy, played by Nico Panagio) and Sheryl (a Jewish girl, played by Casey B. Dolan). Amidst the usual family tensions, Jean’s best friend Lukas is assigned the task of best man (played by Louw Venter). Based […]

Konfetti Receives Cape Town Premiere

Cast And Crew Glam It Up For One Night In Century City’s Nu Metro Cinema Complex United International Pictures and Light and Dark Films gave their independent movie KONFETTI a well-deserved première on Wednesday evening, 9 April 2014. The cast, the crew, family and friends of the industry all gathered at Nu Metro Canal Walk […]

Noah: Review

Hollywood has not released a big bible epic in a long time, and they’re hoping to recapture this market yet again with Noah, with stars Russell Crowe (in the title role of Noah), Jennifer Connelly (as his wife Neemeh), Anthony Hopkins (as grandfather Methuselah) and Emma Watson (as rescued Ila). Had this been a film […]

Captain America The Winter Soldier: Review

Steve Rogers is back, struggling to find his place in the modern world, and this time his alter ego, Captain America, faces up against a Soviet agent, known as The Winter Soldier. Captain America: The Winter Soldier deliver more intrigue than blind action, pitting the will of the opposing forces against one another, and adding […]

S’dumo Mtshali’s Star Shines In iNumber Number

‘iNumber Number’, the South African thriller written and directed by Donovan Marsh, opens in cinemas nationwide on 25 April 2014. Starring in the lead role is one of South Africa’s favourite young talents, S’dumo Mtshali, inthe role of honest undercover cop Chili. Mtshali was discovered when he entered and won the SABC1 reality competition ‘Class […]

Life Imitates Art As Local Stars Announce Their Wedding

A Wedding From Konfetti In a case of life imitating art, the stars of the upcoming South African movie, Konfetti, tied the knot in a private ceremony recently After confirming with their respective PR teams, SAMDB has learnt that actress Casey B. Dolan and actor Nico Panagio were married in a private ceremony. “I know […]

Disney’s Frozen Becomes Highest Grossing Animated Film Ever

This weekend, Frozen officially became the highest grossing animated film of all time, and with $1,072.4 million worldwide, it has also entered the list of the top 10 biggest films of all time. The Walt Disney Studios’ seventh billion-dollar release, Frozen has earned an estimated $398.4 million at the domestic box office and $674 million internationally.  Frozen is the first […]

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