Catch some slapstick comedy in cinemas with Holmes & Watson

Will Ferrell is back in the cinemas in Holmes & Watson with his unique brand of slap stick comedy that has some hilarious laugh-out-loud moments. The movie is however a mixed bag with some of the humour being over the top and at times somewhat unnecessarily crass.  In playing Sherlock Holmes, Ferrell adds humour to the character that we haven’t seen before. Our past…

Ghost in the Shell

The long awaited manga adaptation of Ghost in the Shell is next level cinematography and an invitation to view the not so distant futuristic, immersive cyber megacity. Scarlett Johansson plays Major, the first of her kind with cybernetic agility, access to the mainframe and an entire new network of Herculean dexterities.  Whilst she is the…

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Take the kids to Smurfs this Easter holidays

This school holidays Sony pictures presents The Smurfs: The Lost Village, leading you through the enchanted tale of Smurfette (Demi Lovato) who in a village full of male Smurfs ventures out to find her sole purpose. While Smurfette takes the central stage this fully animated movie still features all your favourite little blue characters including;…

War movie

Planetarium

Natalie Portman stars as Laura the clever, sensitive elder sister to Kate (Lily-Rose Depp) who has a special gift for clairvoyance.  Relying on Kate’s talent for readings, the two sisters travel to Paris to try to make an income.  Nearly broke and disappointed, they do a personal reading for movie producer, Andre Korban (Emmanuel Salinger). …

The Great Wall in cinemas today

The Great Wall tells the story of an ancient Chinese legend about a mythical band of flesh-eating beasts known as the Taotie. Every 60 years these lizard-like monsters with vicious claws and rows of jagged teeth, descend en masse from the mountains in the north to feed on their human enemy.  All that has stopped…

The Port | Sydney

Brisbane Weekender brings you the simple guide to enjoying Darling Harbour’s most picturesque sundowner. Step 1. Arrive at The Port- a beautiful rustic and beach style lounge in the heart of Sydney’s iconic riverside. Their outdoor seating is optimum for sinkable leisurely lounging, waterfront views and people gazing. Step 2. Closely study their cocktail menu.…