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One for the die-hard Allen fans

  Café Society (12A) ★★ Directed by: Woody Allen Starring: Jesse Eisenberg & Steve Carell What’s the story? YOUNG, energetic and romantic, Bobby Dorfman (Jesse Eisenberg) is tired of his home in Manhattan, and has no interest whatsoever of pursuing a career in his father’s jewellery business. What Bobby wants is sunshine, glamour and success […]

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Rebelling with glorious abandon

  Bad Moms (15) ★★★ Directed by: Jon Lucas & Scott Moore Starring: Mila Kunis & Kristen Bell What’s the story? AMY (Mila Kunis) has to be one of the most devoted and perpetually busy mothers in the world. She’s always on the move and, when she’s not cooking her family delicious and nutritious meals, […]

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Rags to riches but with a bitter twist

  War Dogs (15) ★★★ Directed by: Todd Philips Starring: Jonah Hill, Miles Teller & Bradley Cooper What’s the story? Life is going nowhere for David Packouz (Miles Teller). Sure, he has a beautiful girlfriend who is expecting their first child, but David isn’t exactly raking the dollars in with his part-time job as a […]

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Strap yourself in for this family flick

  Pete’s Dragon (PG) ★★★★ Directed by: David Lowery Starring: Bryce Dallas Howard, Karl Urban, Robert Redford What’s the story? YOUNG Pete (Oakes Fegley) is a little boy who is very lucky to be alive. Having lost his parents in a tragic car accident in the middle of nowhere, Pete was forced to venture into […]

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This movie is for the diehard fans

  Suicide Squad (15) ★★ Directed by: David Ayer Starring: Will Smith, Margot Robbie & Jared Leto What’s the story? IN the wake of Batman and Superman’s recent head-to-head tussle, there seems to be a distinct lack of heroes available. But that’s not going to stop the US government from protecting its interests and, when […]

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A sequel that’s been worth waiting for

  Finding Dory (U) ★★★★ Directed by: Andrew Stanton & Angus MacLane Starring: Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks & Idris Elba What’s the story? It’s been one whole year since forgetful Dory (Ellen DeGeneres) helped plucky clown fish Marlin (Albert Brooks) find his lost son Nemo (Hayden Rolence) and, so far, life for these close-knit friends […]

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