Mark Wahlberg is superb as ‘The Gambler’ (2014)

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Mark Wahlberg as The Gambler

Rupert Wyatt’s tale of an English Professor by day and high-stakes gambler by night is guaranteed to keep you captivated until the very last minutes of your screening. Mark Wahlberg’s portrayal of Jim Bennett is such that, even though his monetary losses are enough to churn your stomach, you are still rooting for this anti-hero

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And the Winners Are ... 87th Academy Awards Feb 2015

And the Winners Are ... 87th Academy Awards Feb 2015 - 1.0 out of 5 based on 1 review

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The Grand Budapest Hotel has garnered (4) Awards; Birdman or (the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (4); Whiplash - (3); American Sniper - (1); Boyhood (1); Interstellar (1): ; Selma (1); The Imitation Game (1); Theory of Everything (1)

Winners updated in Red 

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SpongeBob is a 'Sponge Out of Water' in 3D

SpongeBob is a 'Sponge Out of Water' in 3D - 2.0 out of 5 based on 1 review

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 SpongeBob Sponge out of water

SpongeBob Squarepants: Sponge out of water (2015) is the first SpongeBob movie to be made in 3D, which means that all the lovable characters are bigger and better than ever… AND for the first time Spongebob leaves his underwater sanctuary to come to the surface, resulting in a fun action movie that is a mix of animation and ‘real live’ stars [Pic courtesy UIP]

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Selma (2014): Oyelowo breathes life into an icon

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 Selma 2014

This is an absolutely magnificent rendition of a piece of American history which draws you into the world of segregation, violence and intolerance. This is a film, which I believe every South African, African … in fact everybody should see. David Oyelowo (born in England but of Nigerian descent) breathes life into Martin Luther King jnr, a man who changed the face of the rights of Black Americans believing that violence was not the answer to solving problems. Selma opens on SA screens this Friday 6 Feb 2015 (Pic courtesy United International Pictures)

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