Movies To Catch This February


It is the month of love and to get into the spirit of the day, we have found a few movies to watch with your Valentine. From animation and action to comedy and romance, we have something for everyone. 

Movies

Waves

Genre: Drama, Romance

Release Date: Friday, 07 February 2020

Come catch this beautiful movie. Waves traces the journey of a suburban family, led by a well-intentioned but domineering father, as they navigate love, forgiveness and coming together in the aftermath of loss. It’ll be a great one to catch with your friends or partner. Who doesn’t love a little bit of drama and romance every once in a while?

Blue Story

Genre: Action

Release Date: Friday, 07 February 2020

This movie features an adaptation of Rapman’s YouTube series about two young friends who become rivals in a street war. Blue Story is a tragic tale of a friendship between Timmy and Marco. Follow the story of Timmy, a shy, smart, naive and timid young boy from Deptford. Timmy goes to school in Peckham, where he strikes up a friendship with Marco, a charismatic, streetwise kid from the local area. Although from warring postcodes, the two quickly form a firm friendship until it is tested and they wind up on rival sides of a street war. Blue Story depicts elements of Rapman’s own personal experiences and aspects of his childhood.

Jojo Rabbit

Genre: Comedy

Release Date: Friday, 07 February 2020

Jojo Rabbit is a World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy, named Jojo (Roman Griffin Davis), whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother (Scarlett Johanson) is hiding a young Jewish girl (Thomasin McKenzie) in their attic.

Bhai’s Cafe

Genre: Comedy

Release Date: Friday, 14 February 2020

Follow the story of Bhai’s Cafe, a cornerstone of the Wynberg community that comes under threat from a ruthless property developer. At the same time, Bhai’s daughter is swept off her feet by the property magnate’s son, in true Bollywood style. It sets up a battle of epic comic proportions as Bhai and his family rally the community to save the Cafe, the neighbourhood and a blossoming love affair. Find out what happens next!

Fantasy Island

Genre: Horror

Release Date: Friday, 14 February 2020

In Fantasy Island, the enigmatic Mr Roarke makes the secret dreams of his lucky guests come true at a luxurious and remote tropical resort. But when the fantasies turn into nightmares, the guests have to solve the island’s mystery in order to escape with their lives.

Ordinary Love

Genre: Romance

Release Date: Friday, 14 February 2020

Watch as Joan and Tom’s love is tested when Joan is diagnosed with breast cancer. The course of her treatment shines a light on their relationship as they are faced with the challenges that lie ahead and the prospect of what might become of them if something were to happen to Joan. Ordinary Love centres on love, survival and the epic questions life throws at each and every one of us.

Queen & Slim

Genre: Drama

Release Date: Friday, 14 February 2020

Have you ever been on a date that has taken a wrong turn? Well that’s exactly what happens in Queen & Slim. Slim and Queen’s first date takes an expected turn when a policeman pulls them over for a minor traffic violation. When the situation escalates, Slim takes the officer’s gun and shoots him in self-defence. Forced to think about running and evading the law, the two are now labelled cop killers by the media. When a video of the incident goes viral, the unwitting outlaws soon become a symbol of trauma, terror, grief and pain for people across the country.

Vergeet My Nie

Genre: Romance

Release Date: Friday, 14 February 2020

This is the perfect movie to catch on Valentine’s Day. Based on the 90s love story of Mardaleen Coetzer and Hugo Derks, Vergeet My Nie follows the love story of a couple that was introduced at North West University. He falls head over heels in love, but she doesn’t return his affections. But years later they run into each other again in the United Kingdom and fall in love, but not without a few hurdles on their way.

Sonic The Hedgehog

Genre: Family/Animation

Release Date: Friday, 21 February 2020

Take the kids to catch Sonic The Hedgehog, a movie about a cop in the rural town of Green Hills, who has to help Sonic escape from the government who is looking to capture him. Watch as Sonic tries to navigate the complexities of life on Earth with his new found best friend, a human named Tom Wachowski. See it for yourself!

The Photograph

Genre: Romance

Release Date: Friday, 28 February 2020

When a famed photographer, Christina Eames, dies unexpectedly, she leaves her estranged daughter, Mae, hurt, angry and full of questions. When Mae finds a photograph tucked away in a safe-deposit box, she soon finds herself delving into her mother’s early life, this investigation leads to an unexpected romance with a rising journalist. Don’t miss The Photograph.

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