Teen Beach Movie: Review

A mix of Grease and Pleasantville, with a dash of High School Musical, Teen Beach Movie is set to be the next Disney craze that will have kids and adults singing and dancing, and perhaps a few our surfing. Ross Lynch and Maia Mitchell are both young actors heading for the Disney ‘big time’. Talented… Continue reading Teen Beach Movie: Review

Long Walk To Freedom Takes Toronto By Storm

Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom had its first international screening at the Toronto International Film Festival on Saturday, 7 September 2013.  The stars of the film Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Riaad Moosa, Terry Pheto, Deon Lotz and Lindiwe Matshikiza surprised throngs of fans when they stopped to pose for pictures with them before taking to… Continue reading Long Walk To Freedom Takes Toronto By Storm

South African Short, MINESH, Officially Selected For 70th Venice Film Festival

Short film Minesh, written and directed by Shalin Sirkar of Chalia Films has been selected into the Orizzonti Short Films Competition of the 70th Venice Film Festival. The film highlights the psychological plight of children who are exposed to domestic violence. Shot in Kylemore, a small rural community outside of Stellenbosch, this 12minute film tells… Continue reading South African Short, MINESH, Officially Selected For 70th Venice Film Festival

Angelina Jolie, Angela Lansbury, Steve Martin And Piero Tosi To Receive The Academy’s Governors Awards

The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present Honorary Awards to Angela Lansbury, Steve Martin and Piero Tosi, and the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award to Angelina Jolie.  All four awards will be presented at the Academy’s 5th Annual Governors Awards on Saturday, November 16, at the Ray Dolby… Continue reading Angelina Jolie, Angela Lansbury, Steve Martin And Piero Tosi To Receive The Academy’s Governors Awards

Kick-Ass 2: Review

Not your average superhero movie. Kick-Ass 2 follows the costumed high school hero, Kick-Ass, as he joins a group of fellow citizens who have joined forces to fight crime. Aaron Taylor-Johnson returns to the title role as Kick-Ass (or his day time persona, Dave Lizewski), now mentored by action girl Mindy Macready, going by the… Continue reading Kick-Ass 2: Review