What’s new at the movies?

Get a chance to see what new movies are showing on cinemas.

Out-of-this-world sci-fi action, comedy and adventure are everywhere with the arrival of Men in Black: International at Nu Metro cinemas in Pretoria this week.

Feel the action and become a part of the fight against a new threat in an expanded universe in Nu Metro Menlyn’s multi-sensory 4DX cinema or, Go Big in their Xtreme cinema with a massive screen and the most powerful 360-degree sound you can find.

Local comedy is on the menu with The Adventures of Supermama at select Nu Metro cinemas – as an ordinary woman from Alexandria becomes the superhero Jozi needs.

Families will enjoy the touching drama and heart-warming adventure of A Dog’s Journey.

Nu Metro also has a special treat for families this Youth Day long weekend with pre-release screenings of the animated comedy The Secret Life of Pets 2. Take the kids for tons of fun and see it first this Saturday, Sunday or Monday.

Be one of the first to see the action-packed thriller Anna on 20 June at Girl’s Night Out – a secret beneath a woman’s striking beauty unleashes her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world’s most feared government assassins. Ladies, book your tickets now for GNO at select Nu Metro cinemas next Thursday.

Men in Black: International (10-12PG HLV)

Showing at all Nu Metro cinemas

In 2019, the universe is expanding. The new Men in Black spin-off film from the director of The Fate of the Furious sees Tessa Thompson’s ‘Em’ trying to prove herself by joining the London MIB – with Chris Hemworth’s ‘Agent H.’ The pair gets involved in a murder mystery that will lead to them on a global journey. The Men in Black have always protected Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest, most global threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organisation.

A Dog’s Journey (7-9PG DV)

Showing at Nu Metro Menlyn Park only

A dog finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he meets. Bailey finds his new destiny and forms an unbreakable bond that will lead him and the people he loves to places they never imagined. He’s living the good life on Ethan and Hannah’s farm. He even has a new playmate: Ethan and Hannah’s granddaughter, CJ. But, CJ’s mother takes CJ away. As Bailey’s soul prepares to leave this life for a new one, he promises Ethan he’ll find CJ and protect her at any cost.

The Adventures of Supermama (10-12PG DPV)

Showing at Nu Metro Mams Mall (Mamelodi) and Menlyn Park

What if crime-ridden Johannesburg found its champion in a superhero with no superpowers – a hero who’s an ordinary woman from Alexandra? Desmond Dube and Nomsa Buthelezi star in this hilarious family film. After meeting a mysterious Kung Fu master, Doris becomes a crime fighter, causing mayhem for those around her.


Rekord has tickets to give away to see these movies. To enter the competition, fill out the entry form below and use ‘A DOG’S JOURNEY’ as the keyword.

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