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Leon Schuster’s latest comedy Schuks! Pay back the Money!

After losing rugby’s holy grail, the Currie Cup, Schuks (Leon Schuster) sets off on a hilarious journey to pay for what he has done. In lieu of a R1 million fine, the Sports Minister (Desmond Dube) offers Schuks a lifeline to create a documentary film that shows South Africa in a positive light. As the […]

Acclaimed filmmaker, Regardt van den Bergh debuts UITVLUCHT at the kykNET Silwerskerm Festival on 27 August 2015.

Acclaimed filmmaker, Regardt van den Bergh, known for movies such as Faith like Potatoes, Klein Karoo and many others will once again speak to the hearts of audiences with the release of his brand new feature film, UITVLUCHT, which will première at the kykNET Silwerskerm Festival on 27 August 2015. UITVLUCHT is a drama and […]

Noir thriller “Impunity”, the latest film by celebrated South African director Jyoti Mistry

Noir thriller “Impunity”, the latest film by celebrated South African director Jyoti Mistry, will be screened at the Durban International Film Festival (DIFF), which opens on Thursday, 16 July, giving audiences a sneak preview prior to the film’s release in August. This follows the screening of the film in the Contemporary World Cinema section at […]

Everything you want to know about ‘Pixels’ the movie!

As kids in the 1980s, Sam Brenner (Adam Sandler), Will Cooper (Kevin James), Ludlow Lamonsoff (Josh Gad), and Eddie “The Fire Blaster” Plant (Peter Dinklage) saved the world thousands of times – at 25 cents a game in the video arcades.  Now, they’re going to have to do it for real.  In Pixels, when intergalactic aliens […]

CONTEMPORARY SA FILM TO PREMIERE AT LOS ANGELES FILM FESTIVAL ON 13 JUNE

Love, friendship and growth in contemporary South Africa. Those are the themes of a new film by award-winning director Sara Blecher. Ayanda tells the story of a single-minded 21-year-old Afro-hipster Ayanda (Fulu Mugovhani), who has a talent for taking neglected pieces of furniture and “bringing them back to love”. Eight years after her father’s death, […]

PAC-MAN celebrates 35th birthday with his movie debut on July 24th, 2015!

One of the most iconic videogame characters in history- will celebrate his 35th birthday. With the character coming to the big screen this summer in Sony Pictures’ Pixels, the studio is joining in to celebrate with a global birthday party of epic proportions. In cities around the world and online, film talent will join with […]

South African film French Toast sweetens local box office @frenchtoastfilm

FRENCH TOAST sweetens the local box office this past weekend FRENCH TOAST released at cinemas this past weekend, sweetening the local box office circuit with more than R660,000. The week leading up to release was filled with interviews, cook offs, school visits, premieres and fan events, which the cast participated in with great enthusiasm and […]

South African movie first to be released in cinemas & online simultaneously @StrikdasMovie

On 2 April, offbeat romantic comedy “Strikdas – ‘n familie gedoente” will be the first Afrikaans feature film to be released worldwide simultaneously, in theatres across South Africa, and to international audiences outside of Africa and adjacent islands, via the video-on-demand platform Scatzy.com. Scatzy.com, a content portal and social media platform, provides South Africans all […]

SPECTRE, the 24th James Bond cast confirmed and set to begin production.

LONDON, UK, December 4, 2014 – 007 Soundstage, Pinewood Studios, London. James Bond Producers, Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli today released the title of the 24th James Bond adventure, SPECTRE. The film, from Albert R. Broccoli’s EON Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, and Sony Pictures Entertainment, is directed by Sam Mendes and stars Daniel Craig, who […]

Is it always better on the big screen @sterkinekor? @JoziStylecoza

Follow us to find out how you can WIN movie tickets exclusively for our Twitter community! #BigScreen #ILoveCinema pic.twitter.com/812UBXXyYx — Ster-Kinekor (@sterkinekor) September 12, 2014 It’s always better on the big screen indeed! Going to the movies has never lost it’s appeal, certainly not in comparison to watching DVDs or television, because it has a […]

SONY PICTURES ENTERTAINMENT TEAMS UP WITH ICONIC VIDEO GAME COMPANIES AS CLASSIC CHARACTERS COME TOGETHER IN “PIXELS”

SONY PICTURES ENTERTAINMENT TEAMS UP WITH ICONIC VIDEO GAME COMPANIES AS CLASSIC CHARACTERS COME TOGETHER IN “PIXELS” PAC-MAN, Donkey Kong, Galaga, Frogger, Q*bert, Space Invaders and Centipede® Join the Cast CULVER CITY, Calif., July 21, 2014 – Sony Pictures Entertainment announced today that the studio has brought together an extraordinary number of iconic video game […]

IAN GABRIEL'S FOUR CORNERS CONTINUES TO GARNER INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

Ian Gabriel’s debut feature film, Four Corners, continues to garner international awards. Following the film’s Best Film win at the Niagara Film Festival in Canada last month, the South African thriller continued its award-winning streak taking 2nd Place for the ‘Best Film Gryphon’, Youth Jury Award at the Giffoni Film Festival in Italy on Sunday […]

#Maleficent Opens @sterkinekor Today. @DisneyPictures Takes Us Behind The Scenes!

Disney presents “Maleficent,” starring Academy Award®–winning actress Angelina Jolie in the title role. This year, 2014, marks the 55th Anniversary of the character who put a spell on young “Sleeping Beauty” in the animated feature released by Disney in 1959. Since her introduction, Maleficent has been Disney’s all-time most popular villain. Now she returns in […]

14 Fun Facts To Know Before Seeing #Maleficent @sterkinekor @Disney @ActressJolie

· “Maleficent” has classic appeal that derives from the Sleeping Beauty fable, which evolved—under different titles—over approximately 400 years. The early written origins of the story can be traced from the French novel “Perceforest” (author unknown) written in 1527. · In 1697, “The Beauty Asleep in the Woods” was published by Charles Perrault in his […]

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