Jason Statham, Melissa McCarthy and Jude Law in a poster for the movie Spy.

This week on BoxOffice we have the following new releases for you to enjoy:



Susan Cooper is an unassuming, deskbound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency’s most dangerous missions. But when her partner falls off the grid and another top agent is compromised, she volunteers to go deep undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent a global disaster.

Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Rose Byrne, Jude Law

Director: Paul Feig

Available 19 October 2015.


Slow West (DStv Explora only)

At the end of the 19th century, 16-year-old Jay Cavendish journeys across the American frontier in search of the woman he loves. He is joined by Silas, a mysterious traveller, and hotly pursued by an outlaw along the way.

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Ben Mendelsohn

Director: John Maclean

Available 19 October 2015.


Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas

An all-new retelling of Buddy's delightfully absurd yet heart-warming story and blends the look and feel of the stop-motion animated Christmas specials of the past with the sharp sensibility of the modern-day classic holiday film and nine songs from the Broadway production.

Starring: Mark Hamill, Jim Parsons, Kate Micucci

Director: Mark Caballero, Seamus Walsh

Available 20 October 2015.


Against the Sun

In one of the most harrowing true stories of World War II, three US Navy airmen crash land their torpedo bomber in the South Pacific and find themselves on a tiny life raft, surrounded by open ocean.

No food. No water. No hope of rescue.

Starring: Garret Dillahunt, Tom Felton, Jake Abel

Director: Brian Falk

Available 21 October 2015.


Kelly and Cal

Punk-rocker turned suburban mom, Kelly, is nostalgic for a life she can no longer have and uncertain of a future she doesn't yet fit in. Seventeen-year-old Cal is frustrated at his lack of control over the hand he's been dealt. When the two strike up an unlikely friendship, it's the perfect spark needed to thrust them both back to life.

Starring: Juliette Lewis, Jonny Weston, Josh Hopkins

Director: Jen McGowan

Available 23 October 2015.