Now showing

The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies HFR 3D
The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies 2D
Nightcrawler
Obvious Child
Elsa & Fred
Paddington
Folies Bergère
What We Did on our Holiday
Jimmy's Hall
The Drop
The Water Diviner
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
My Old Lady
Pride
Interstellar

Coming soon

Big Eyes
Wild
Still Alice
Particle Fever
Big Hero 6 2D
Big Hero 6 3D
Unbroken
Mortdecai
Into the Woods
Ex Machina
Trash
The Imitation Game
Inherent Vice
Mr. Turner
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Birdman
TRAILER
The Sapphires
The Sapphires
The Sapphires
View times in another location
The Sapphires

The Sapphires is set in the heady days of the late '60s when four young, talented singers from a remote Aboriginal mission, are discovered by an unlikely talent scout. Plucked from obscurity and branded as Australia's answer to The Supremes, The Sapphires grasp the chance of a lifetime when they're offered their first real gig - entertaining the troops in Vietnam. For the girls, a whole new world of friendship, love, war and soul opens before them.
The Sapphires is an adaptation of the hugely successful Australian stage musical of the same name, and is inspired by the remarkable true story of writer Tony Briggs' mother and her family. It stars AFI Award winner Deborah Mailman and Australian singer Jessica Mauboy alongside Bridesmaids actor Chris O'Dowd, and features an unbeatable soul music soundtrack. Destined to be a smash Australian hit, The Sapphires boasts a great story full of love, laughter and tears, set against the backdrop of the social upheaval of the 1960s, with wonderful performances from the entire cast.

 

X

Want to write a review? Log in at the top of the page or Register

Runtime: 1 hr 39 mins
Genres:
Drama
Musical
Country: Australia

Violence, coarse language and sexual references.

LIGHT HOUSE PAUATAHANUI 3 PAEKAKARIKI HILL RD (04) 234 6770