Top Movies To Watch This January


With so many movies hitting the big screen this January, we here at Joburg.co.za HQ thought it’d be a good idea to put our heads together and check out the top picks when it comes to what’s showing this month … take a look at what’s caught our eye and enjoy!

Movies

The Hateful Eight

In this brand new film from acclaimed director, Quentin Tarantino, a bounty hunter and his prisoner take shelter in a cabin filled with less than savoury people. The cast includes A-listers like Samuel L. Jackson Jennifer Aniston and Kurt Russell. Looks like a not-to-be-missed, action-packed Western!

Release date: 29 January 2016

Norm Of The North

Take the kids along to this fun-filled spectacle in which a polar bear gets his friends together to prevent a New York company’s plans of building holiday homes in his very own backyard! You’re bound to giggle throughout the film … who knows – you might even enjoy it more than the little ones!

Release date: 22 January 2016-01-14

Sisters

With Tina Fey and Amy Poehler as the two leading ladies in this film, it’s safe to say that you’ll be in fits of laughter throughout the duration of the movie! The two hilarious characters play disconnected sisters who decide to throw one last high school-style party before cleaning out their childhood home.

Release date: now showing

The Big Short

This film, starring Brad Pitt and Christian Bale, is based on a true story and best-selling book, The Big Short is about four misfits who work in the finance world and somehow manage to predict the economic collapse of the mid-2000s. Boldly, they make an investment, which in turn sees them taking on the biggest guys in the banking world.

Release date: now showing

Star Wars

Star Wars: The Force Awakens has to be one of the most highly-anticipated films … ever! While it’s been showing on the big screen since 16 December, it’s a must-see – whether for the first, second or sixth time! The first in the new Star Wars sequel trilogy, The Force Awakens is set after Return of the Jedi and stars a combination of both old and new actors.

Release date: now showing

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