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Watch the trailer for Disney’s action packed adventure Strange World!

Opening in Australian cinemas November 24, the feature film introduces a legendary family of explorers, the Clades, as they attempt to navigate an uncharted, treacherous land alongside a motley crew that includes a mischievous blob, a three-legged dog and a slew of ravenous creatures. “Inspired by classic adventure stories," said director Don Hall,“‘Strange World’ is an original animated adventure/comedy about three generations of the Clade family who overcome their differences ...

Watch the trailer for Fisherman’s Friends 2 – in Aussie cineams early 2023!

Following the unexpected success of their debut album “No Hopers, Jokers and Rogues” we re-join the world's oldest ‘buoy band’ a year later struggling to navigate the pressures, pitfalls and temptations of their newfound fame. Fisherman's Friends 2 follows the celebrated shanty singers through the highs and lows as lifelong friendships are put to the test, the community is struck by the ‘curse of the second album’ and ultimately the band realise their dream by performing on the ...

Win tickets to Wog Boys Forever – in cinemas October 6!

Steve 'The Wog Boy' Karamitsis (Nick Giannopoulos) and his best mate Frank (Vince Colosimo) are back on the big screen in the hilarious new film Wog Boys Forever. Co-starring Sarah Roberts and comedy group sensation Sooshi Mango.   //   Once again, the time has come for Steve & his wogboys to show the world that "Where there's a Wog, there's always a Way!” Wog Boys Forever is written and produced by Nick Giannopoulos, and directed by Frank Lotito. www.kismetm...

DC League of Super-Pets Movie Review

Fast forward to when both creatures are grown up and Krypto (Dwayne Johnson) and the man of steel (John Krasinski) share accommodations in a walk-up flat in the city of Metropolis. They fight crime and do most everything together until that pesky reporter Lois Lane (Olivia Wilde) enters the scene.   //   From that point on, things are played mostly for laughs with some life sessions thrown in for good measure. A guinea pig named Lulu (Kate McKinnon) inherits superpowers ...

Watch the new trailer for Disenchanted!

Unfortunately, it isn’t the quick fix she had hoped for. Suburbia has a whole new set of rules and a local queen bee, Malvina Monroe (Maya Rudolph), who makes Giselle feel more out of place than ever. Frustrated that her happily ever after hasn’t been so easy to find, she turns to the magic of Andalasia for help, accidentally transforming the entire town into a real-life fairy tale and placing her family’s future happiness in jeopardy. Now, Giselle is in a race against time to reverse ...

Watch the new trailer for Hocus Pocus 2!

It’s up to three high-school students (Whitney Peak, Belissa Escobedo, Lilia Buckingham) to stop the ravenous witches from wreaking a new kind of havoc before dawn on All Hallow’s Eve.   //   Directed by Anne Fletcher and produced by Lynn Harris, “Hocus Pocus 2” stars Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy along with Sam Richardson, Tony Hale and Hannah Waddingham. It debuts exclusively on Disney+ September 30. www.facebook.com/DisneyPlusAU/

Bodies Bodies Bodies Movie Review

Gleaming details from the advertising and trailers that the film is marketed as a horror comedy, you think to yourself I hope these youths start getting picked off and soon. Sticking with it does have its payoff in part two though.   //   From the midpoint on, it’s very funny and its social commentary is as deadly as its body count. The hurricane party becomes less the cause of the mayhem and more the backdrop for human maleficence. By the film’s end, several ...

Three Thousand Years of Longing Movie Review

You may think you know where the story goes from here but it veers into a much more interesting narrative. It’s more about The Djinn’s (Idris Elba) story and how he came to be trapped in the bottle. Few actors have the gravitas vocally as Elba and it’s used to great effect as he spins his tale.   //   As the story expands you find the loneliness that The Djinn has experienced being trapped in the bottle for centuries is equally matched by Alithea’s emotionally ...

Check out the trailer for Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile – in cinemas this Boxing Day!

When the Primm family (Constance Wu, Scoot McNairy, Winslow Fegley) moves to New York City, their young son Josh struggles to adapt to his new school and new friends. All of that changes when he discovers Lyle - a singing crocodile (Shawn Mendes) who loves baths, caviar and great music-living in the attic of his new home. The two become fast friends, but when Lyle’s existence is threatened by evil neighbour Mr. Grumps (Brett Gelman), the Primm’s must band together with Lyle’s charis...

Watch the new trailer for Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank!

A hard-on-his-luck hound Hank (Michael Cera) finds himself in a town full of cats who need a hero to defend them from a ruthless villain's (Ricky Gervais) evil plot to wipe their village off the map. With help from a reluctant teacher (Samuel L. Jackson) to train him, our underdog must assume the role of town samurai and team up with the villagers to save the day.   //   The only problem… cats hate dogs! Also starring Mel Brooks, George Takei, Aasif Mandvi, Gabriel ...