Violent and tender, the film in both style and content, is heavily influenced by the noir movies that the Sophiatown residents so loved to watch.
She can hear men’s thoughts. Let the games begin.
“Inspired by a true friendship”, Green Book will show viewers what’s possible when people take the time to get to know each other, instead of making judgement calls based on the colour of one’s skin.
The Mule is based on the true story of the late Leo Sharp, a war veteran, world-renowned horticulturist, and drug courier for a branch of the Sinaloa Drug Cartel.
” … the core of the performance is Malek’s intensely thoughtful, insight-rich channelling of Mercury’s hurt, his alienation and isolation even at the height of his fame.” – Richard Brody, the New Yorker
“Lediga and Thusi both deliver solid performances in this classy and stylish production. This is probably my favourite Thusi piece. The film plays a little like a personal classic, Midnight in Paris, without the fantasy aspect.” – Phumlani S Langa for City Press
I don’t easily cry for movies, but this one had me blubbering like a child who just had their allowance taken away for good.
Behalwe dat die fliek vir die kyker ’n blik gee in die lewens van ’n familie wat diep deur outisme geaffekteer is, delf die storie ook in die sogenaamde voorwaardes van vriendskap, en vra dit mens af hoeveel verhoudings nou eintlik kan hanteer.
Fans of those other Ocean’s movies may watch this one just out of curiosity. For me the star-studded cast was enough reason to venture outside on quite a chilly evening.
Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.