We review the 4 new films opening in cinemas this weekend



Cape Town – Tom Cruise unleashes The Mummy in cinemas this weekend.

In the much anticipated reboot Cruise plays Nick Morton a soldier of fortune who uncovers ancient Egyptian tomb in the middle of Iraq, he soon finds himself targeted by a powerful evil.

Also on the big screen: Chris Evans is a super-uncle in a heartwarming drama, a teen is forced to relive the same day over and over and Keanu Reeves is a defense attorney tasked to a teenage client who killed his father. 

Here are 4 new films at the local box office:


Movie: The Mummy

Our rating: 2/5

Short review: Not terrible, but The Mummy is an inert start to the monsters of Universal's Dark Universe.

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Movie: Gifted

Our rating: 3/5

Short review: Gifted isn't flashy but it’s a good drama that will make you laugh, cry and leave a lasting impression.

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Movie: Before I Fall

Our rating: 3/5

Short review: Before I Fall is a movie teens and young adults alike should see - it's the kind of movie that shows the cause and effects of our consequences.

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Movie: The Whole Truth

Our rating: 3/5

Short review: A perfectly serviceable legal drama that all but begs to be shown on a smaller screen.   

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(Photos: Universal Pictures, Awesomeness LLC, Ster-Kinekor, Nu Metro)

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