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Fences will have you gripping your seat

Denzel Washington and Viola Davis put in equally phenomenal performances in ‘Fences’, the screen adaptation of August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the same name.  Troy Maxson (Denzel Washington) has lived a hard life: forced to live on the streets away from his family at a young age, he had to learn to fend for…

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Gold hits cinemas 

Gold is a compelling story about a Kenny Wells, a prospecter fighting for a chance with the big shots in the gold mines. Played by Matthew McConaughey, Kenny gets a keen geologist Michael Acosta (Edgar Ramirez) on board and sets out to strike big in the Indonesian jungle.  The film movies through the highs and…

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A Night at the Musicals

Drag duo extraordinaire Johnny Woo and La Gateau Chocolat bring A Night at the Musicals to the Powerhouse and with it their deliciously rich and smooth vocals and moves. If you’re a musical purist, then perhaps this show isn’t for you…  However, if you’d enjoy a murderous take on Les Mis, entitled Les Misermassacres, and…

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Resident Evil: The Final Chapter

Fifteen years after the original Resident Evil hit theatres, the sci-fi horror saga reaches its conclusion with Resident Evil: The Final Chapter. Directed by Paul Anderson, who directed the original 2002 film, The Final Chapter stars Milla Jovavich as Alice, once again battling the diabolical machinations of the sinister Umbrella Corporation. In the sixth and…

JAMES MCAVOY in "Split," an original thriller that delves into the mysterious recesses of one man’s fractured, gifted mind.

Split film

Split is a welcomed return to form from director M. Night Shyamalan, whose new mind-bending psychological thriller is a worthy extension of his early work. The film follows the story of Kevin (James McAvoy), a psychiatric patient afflicted with dissociative identity disorder, opening with one of McAvoy’s personas kidnapping three teenage girls after a high-school…