Now Streaming on Hulu

Now Streaming

Watch Now

Waiting for the Barbarians (2019)

18+ 09/06/2019 (US) DramaHistory 1h 54m


At an isolated frontier outpost, a colonial magistrate suffers a crisis of conscience when an army colonel arrives looking to interrogate the locals about an impending uprising, using cruel tactics that horrify the magistrate.

  1. Ciro Guerra

    Director, Screenplay

  2. J.M. Coetzee


Top Billed Cast

  1. Mark Rylance

    Mark Rylance

    The Magistrate

  2. Johnny Depp

    Johnny Depp

    Colonel Joll

  3. Robert Pattinson

    Robert Pattinson

    Officer Mandel

  4. Gana Bayarsaikhan

    Gana Bayarsaikhan

    The Girl

  5. Greta Scacchi

    Greta Scacchi


  6. David Dencik

    David Dencik

    The Clerk

  7. Sam Reid

    Sam Reid

    The Lieutenant

  8. Harry Melling

    Harry Melling

    Garrison Soldier #4

  9. Bill Milner

    Bill Milner

    Garrison Soldier #5

  10. View More

Full Cast & Crew

Waiting for the Barbarians
Waiting for the Barbarians

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $761,361.00


Content Score


Yes! Looking good!

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

Login to report an issue

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page

Want to rate or add this item to a list?