Plett Cinema Fri 04 Apr – Thu 10 Apr 

Published: April 5th, 2014

movie-47-ronin47 RONIN –PG 10 – 121 MIN
Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Daily: 10h00 17h20 20h00

After a treacherous warlord kills their master and banishes their kind, 47 leaderless samurai vow to seek vengeance and restore honour to their people. Driven from their homes and dispersed across the land, this band of ”Ronin” must seek the help of a half-breed they once rejected, as they fight their way across a savage world of mythic beasts, shape-shifting witchcraft and nasty terrors. As the exiled, enslaved outcast becomes their most deadly weapon, he transforms into a hero who inspires them. The popular vote has been positive.

Cast: Keanu Reeves, Hiroyuki Sanada, Locirc Shibasaki, Tadanobu Asano, Min Tanaka, Jin Akanishi.

movie-the-nut-jobTHE NUT JOB – PG – 84 MIN
Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Daily: 10h00 11h50 15h20

A surly squirrel is banished from his park and forced to survive in the city. Luckily for him, he stumbles on the one thing that may be able to save his life, and the rest of park community, as they gear up for winter: a nut store. So the animals set about planning a heist, but some humans have the same idea…

Voices of Will Arnett, Brendan Fraser, Liam Neeson, Katherine Heigl, Stephen Lang, Maya Rudolph.

movie-the-book-thiefTHE BOOK THIEF – PG 10 – 131 MIN
Drama, War, On the Art circuit
Daily: 12h30 17h20

While subjected to the horrors of WWII Germany, a young woman finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. Under the stairs in her home, a Jewish refugee is being sheltered by her adoptive parents. As she reads to him, a relationship develops, but the Nazis are forever searching houses and it is only a matter of time before they come knocking.

Cast: Sophie Nélisse, Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Ben Schnetzer, Nico Liersch

movie-the-wolf-of-wall-streetTHE WOLF OF WALL STREET – NPU 16 – 180 MIN
Biographical, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Daily: 13h50 20h00

Set during the 1980s at a time of stock market turmoil, and based on a true story. A young man starts his career in the stock broking business just as the market crashes. He switches to selling junk penny stocks, and when that goes well, he opens his own pompously-named firm with a friend, and hires drug dealers to employ hard-sell telephone tactics to move the stocks. Business boomed, as did his extravagant lifestyle, which attracted the attention of the Feds. His life became a game of staying one step ahead… but how long could that last?

Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Johan Hill, Margot Robbie, Matthew McConaughey, Kyle Chandler, Rob Reiner, Jon Bernthal, Jon Favreau