Keyword south africa Movies

District 9 7.2

2009 Action, Thriller, Science Fiction

Aliens land in South Africa and have no way home. Years later after living in a slum and wearing out their welcome the "Non-Humans" are being moved to a new tent city overseen by Multi-National United (MNU). The…

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Gandhi 7.3

1982 Drama, History

In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government…

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Invictus 6.9

2009 Drama, History

Newly elected President Nelson Mandela knows his nation remains racially and economically divided in the wake of apartheid. Believing he can bring his people together through the universal language of sport, Mandela…

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Zulu 7.2

1964 Action, Drama, History, War

In 1879, during the Zulu wars, man of the people Lt. John Chard (Stanley Baker) and snooty Lt Gonville Bromhead (Michael Caine) are in charge of defending the isolated Natal outpost of Rorke's Drift from tribal…

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Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom 6.6

2013 Drama, History

A chronicle of Nelson Mandela's life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.

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Shepherds and Butchers 7.0

2017 Drama

A lawyer takes on a case of a prison guard in South Africa who is traumatized by the executions he's witnessed.

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Catch a Fire 6.4

2006 Action, Drama, Thriller

The true story of anti-apartheid activists in South Africa, and particularly the life of Patrick Chamusso, a timid foreman at Secunda CTL, the largest synthetic fuel plant in the world. Patrick is wrongly accused…

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Goodbye Bafana 6.9

2007 History, Drama

The true story of a white South African racist whose life was profoundly altered by the black prisoner he guarded for twenty years. The prisoner's name was Nelson Mandela.

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Prey 5.2

2007 Adventure, Horror, Thriller

An American family on holiday in Africa becomes lost in a game reserve and stalked by lions.

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Black Venus 6.8

2010 History, Drama

The story of Saartjes Baartman, a Black domestic who, in 1808, left Southern Africa, then ruled by Dutch settlers, for Europe, following her boss Hendrick Caesar , hoping to find fame and fortune there. Once in…

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Dust Devil 6.7

1992 Horror, Mystery, Thriller

A woman on the run from her abusive husband encounters a mysterious hitch-hiker.

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The Bang Bang Club 6.6

2010 Drama, Romance

In the early to mid '90s, when the South African system of apartheid was in its death throes, four photographers - Greg Marinovich, Kevin Carter, Ken Oosterbroek and João Silva - bonded by their friendship and a…

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Searching for Sugar Man 7.9

2012 Documentary, Music

Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock 'n' roller, Rodriguez. The film won Best Documentary at the 85th Academy Awards.

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Poena is Koning 6.8

2007 Comedy

Poena is Koning follows the sexual awakening of Poena Pieterse and his high school buddy Vaatjie, who have decided that they have to lose their virginity by the time they finish school. But they've picked the worst…

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Blue Crush 2 5.0

2011 Drama, Romance

Haunted by the memory of her deceased mother, Dana leaves Malibu behind and heads to South Africa to fulfill her mother's dream of surfing Jefferys Bay.

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Duma 7.0

2005 Adventure, Drama, Family

An orphaned cheetah becomes the best friend and pet of a young boy living in South Africa.

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Cry Freedom 6.9

1987 Drama

A dramatic story, based on actual events, about the friendship between two men struggling against apartheid in South Africa in the 1970s. Donald Woods is a white liberal journalist in South Africa who begins to…

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Sax Rohmer's Sumuru 1.0

2003 Science Fiction, Fantasy, Adventure, Action

Based on Sax Rohmer's cult novels "Sumuru", the futuristic fantasy take you to an Earth colony in the far future in which woman rule and men are used to propagate the race and work in the mines..

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The Three Investigators and The Secret Of Skeleton Island 6.2

2007 Mystery, Adventure, Family

In "The Three Investigators and The Secret of Skeleton Island" the cult detective trio from Rocky Beach, California, fall into a breath-taking mixture of adventure, thriller and mystery. Only by a hairs-breadth…

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Safari 0.0

2013 Thriller

Safari is an American, found footage thriller film, set in South African wild, where animals and poachers rule the land. Two worlds collide when Mbali, a young zulu girl, meets an American tourist group who have…

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