Plett Cinema Fri 10 Oct – Thu 16 Oct 

Published: October 10th, 2014

Showing at Plett Cinema this week Fri 10 Oct – Thu 16 Oct.

 movie-how-to-train-your-dragon-2HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 – PG – 102 MIN
Fri/Sat/Sun: 11h00 13h10 15h20
Mon to Thu: 16h00

In this acclaimed sequel, we pick up the story five years after the first episode. While Astrid, Snoutlout and the rest of the gang are challenging each other to dragon races (the island’s new favorite contact sport), the now inseparable pair journey through the skies, charting unmapped territories and exploring new worlds. When one of their adventures leads to the discovery of a secret ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace. Now, Hiccup and Toothless must unite to stand up for what they believe while recognizing that only together do they have the power to change the future of both men and dragons.

Cast: Voices of Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson, America Ferrera, Jonah Hill

Drama, Romance, On the Art Circuit
Mon to Thu: 11h00 13h40 17h50

After his success with Million Dollar Baby and Crash, Paul Haggis was under a lot of pressure with his next project. After several of writing and a struggle for finance, he ended up with a stellar cast in a lacklustre story. In essence it is three interlocking love stories involving three couples in three cities: Rome, Paris, and New York, which eventually reveal their connections.

Cast: Liam Neeson, Maria Bello, Mila Kunis, Kim Basinger, Michele Melega, Adrien Brody, Olivia Wilde, James Franco

movie-maleficentMALEFICENT – PG 9 – 98 MIN
Action, Adventure, Family
Fri/Sat/Sun: 18h00
Mon to Thu: 16h00 18h00

This live-action film provides the back-story to Sleeping Beauty, showing how the wicked fairy came to be that way. Driven by revenge and a fierce desire to protect the moors over which she presides, Maleficent cruelly places an irrevocable curse upon the human king’s newborn infant Aurora. As the child grows, Aurora is caught in the middle of the seething conflict between the forest kingdom she has grown to love and the human kingdom that holds her legacy. Maleficent realizes that Aurora may hold the key to peace in the land and is forced to take drastic actions that will change both worlds forever.

Cast: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley, Lesley Manville, Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple

movie-million-waysA MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST–NPU 16 – 104 MIN
Comedy, Western

Fri/Sat/Sun: 13h20 17h30 20h00
Mon to Thu: 20h00

After a cowardly sheep farmer backs out of a gunfight, his fickle girlfriend leaves him for another man. When a mysterious and beautiful woman rides into town, she helps him find his courage and they begin to fall in love. But when her husband, a notorious outlaw, arrives seeking revenge, the farmer must put his newfound courage to the test. Note: not for the prudish.

Cast: Seth MacFarlane, Charlize Theron, Amanda Seyfried, Liam Neeson, Giovanni Ribisi, Neil Patrick Harris, Sarah Silverman

movie-22-jump-street22 JUMP STREET – NPU 13 – 115 MIN
Action, Comedy, Crime
Fri/Sat/Sun: 11h00 15h40 20h00
Mon to Thu: 20h00

The sequel to 21 Jump Street finds our two heroes going deep undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt infiltrates the bohemian art major scene, they begin to question their partnership. Now they don’t have to just crack the case, they have to figure out if they can have a mature relationship…

Cast: Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, Peter Stomare, Wyatt Russell, Amber Stevens, Jillian Bell, Ice Cube, The Lucas Brothers

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