Plett Cinema Fri 19 Sep – Thu 25 Sep 

Published: September 19th, 2014

Showing at Plett Cinema this week Fri 19 Sep – Thu 25 Sep.

Drama, Romance, On the Art Circuit
Weekdays: 13h20 20h00
Weekend: 11h00 20h00

Based on a popular young-adult novel, this is about two teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous given that her other constant companion is an oxygen tank, he jokes about his prosthetic leg, and that they met and fell in love at a cancer support group as they are both suffering from the disease despite their tender age.

Cast: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff, Laura Dern, Sam Trammell, Willem Dafoe

movie-chefCHEF – NPU 13 – 115 MIN
Weekdays: 13h10 20h00
Weekend: 15h00 17h40

After an ambitious and frustrated chef loses his restaurant job, he starts up a food truck as a means for expressing his creativity without constraints, and uses the opportunity to work on getting his estranged family back together again.

Cast: Jon Favreau, John Leguizamo, Bobby Cannavale, Emjay Anthony, Scarlett Johansson, Dustin Hoffman, Sofia Vergara

movie-mr-pipMR. PIP – NPU 13 – 114 MIN
Drama, War, On the Art circuit
Weekdays: 11h00 15h40

Set in Papua New Guinea, where a civil war is raging. All the foreigners leave, except a bachelor school teacher. He begins reading Dickens’ Great Expectations to his class, and a young girl becomes transfixed by the story, imagining herself in it. When she writes Pip’s name in the sand, a misunderstanding puts them all in grave danger.

Cast: Hugh Laurie, Kerry Fox, Eka Darville, Xzannjah Matsi, Florence Korokoro, Tapiwa Soropa, Healesville Joel

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

Weekdays: 11h00 15h30 17h40
Weekend: 13h30 17h30 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-legends-of-oz-dorothy's-returnLEGENDS OF OZ: DOROTHY’S RETURN – PG – 90 MIN
Animation, Family, Musical
Weekdays: 15h50
Weekend: 11h00 13h00 15h50

Following on (a mere few decades later) from when Dorothy had just returned home from her first incredible journey to Oz, she’s already being called back for another adventure. After waking to post-tornado Kansas, Dorothy and Toto are whisked to Oz on a magical rainbow mover sent by their old friends the Scarecrow, the Lion and the Tin Man. Time in Oz has passed much faster than back in Kansas, and Dorothy discovers that the Jester, the devious brother of the Wicked Witch of the West, is taking Oz over one region at a time, holding their leaders captive and casting a pall of darkness over the beloved land. Naturally Dorothy and friends are required to solve the problem.

Voices of Dan Aykroyd, James Belushi, Kelsey Grammer, Lea Michele, Tacey Adams, Michael Krawic, Martin Short

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