Letter From Cape Film Commission Regarding UAVs In Filming

The following letter from the CFC (Cape Film Commission) regarding the use of UAVs in the film industry. As many of you are aware, the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has imposed an immediate ban on the use of UAVs’ in South Africa. This essentially means that it is illegal to use camera drones […]

John Goodman And Ken Watanabe Join The Autobot Voice Cast In Michael Bay’s ‘Transformers: Age Of Extinction’

Director Michael Bay has tapped John Goodman and Ken Watanabe to voice two all new Autobots in his highly anticipated film “TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION,” the fourth film in the global blockbuster franchise from Paramount Pictures. Goodman and Watanabe will join legendary voice actors Peter Cullen and Frank Welker. Goodman will play Autobot Hound, Watanabe […]

South African Film “The Salvation” In Cannes Gala Screening

South African co-production “The Salvation” has been selected for a Gala Screening at the 67th Cannes Film Festival which takes place from 14 – 25 May this year. The film is a classic Western set in 1870s America when a peaceful American settler kills his family’s murderer which unleashes the fury of a notorious gang leader. His […]

Cameron Van Der Burg Launches Fifth Phase Of Disney XD’s Aim High

The Walt Disney Company Africa today announced that Olympic gold medallist and South African swimming sensation, Cameron van der Burgh, will front the fifth phase of Disney XD’s Aim High with Nestle Milo Cereal – the exciting initiative designed to inspire a generation of kids to get the most out of life, try new things and be the best they […]

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug (Blu-Ray): Review

The Film Continuing on from where first film (The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey), in The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug, we find the dwarves, with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, on their quest to reclaim their homeland, Erebor, from the dragon Smaug. Fleeing from Orcs and encountering the Elves, their journey is wrought with […]

Lone Survivor: Review

The Film Lone Survivor, the true story of the first American incursion into Afghanistan and the New York Times number one best seller by Marcus Luttrell. The story of four Navy SEALs dropped behind enemy lines to verify the whereabouts of a senior Taliban commander. Once located, they were to communicate this location back to […]

The Fifth Estate (DVD): Review

The Film By now, everyone has heard of WikiLeaks and Julian Assange. The Fifth Estate tells the story of the quest to expose the deceptions and corrptions of power that turned an Internet upstart into the 21st century’s most fiercely debated organisation. Julian Assange created WikilLeaks on a shoestring budget, creating a platform that allows […]

Last Vegas (DVD): Review

The Film Last Vegas, with Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline. The list of leading men along should tell you something about this film, directed by Jon Turteltaub. It’s the story of three sixty-something friends who take a break from their day-to-day lives to throw a bachelor party for their last […]

Free Birds (DVD): Review

The Film Free Birds, the story of two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks. They team up, and travel back in time, hoping to change the course of history, and get turkey off the holiday menu. The story is multi-layered, catering for the younger viewers on one level, and parents and adults on another. […]

41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Nominees

  Nominations for the 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards have been announced. The ceremony takes place 22 June at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The nominees are: Outstanding Drama Series: “The Bold And The Beautiful” “Days of Our Lives” “One Life To Live” “The Young and the Restless”   Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team: “The Bold […]

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