Showing 25 titles of total 44 (country South Africa). 

Inxeba (2017)

# 14713 IMDb

Inxeba (2017)

(The Wound)

TaglineSome stories can't be retold

By John Trengove

Drama, Romance (1h 28min)

South Africa South Africa, Germany Germany, Netherlands Netherlands, France France

Rated 6.7 after 1,145 votes on 11-Nov-18.

26 wins & 11 nominations

Xolani, a lonely factory worker, travels to the rural mountains with the men of his community to initiate a group of teenage boys into manhood. When a defiant initiate from the city discovers his best-kept secret, Xolani's entire existence begins to unravel.

24 Hours to Live (2017)

# 14256 IMDb R 

24 Hours to Live (2017)

TaglineContracted to kill. Fighting to survive.

By Brian Smrz

Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller (1h 33min)

South Africa South Africa, China China, USA USA

Rated 5.7 after 8,353 votes on 20-Oct-18.

Making a rare foray into rock 'em, sock 'em action territory, Hawke plays a CIA agent who sacrifices everything for his employers, including his family and, ultimately, his own life. No sooner has he shuffled off this mortal coil, though, than he finds himself mysteriously resurrected for one last mission that's timed to last exactly 24 hours. Once the countdown clock embedded in his arm reaches (...)

The Pirates of Somalia (2017)

# 14129 IMDb R 

The Pirates of Somalia (2017)

By Bryan Buckley

Biography, Drama (1h 56min)

Somalia Somalia, Kenya Kenya, Sudan Sudan, South Africa South Africa, USA USA

Rated 6.8 after 5,993 votes on 07-Nov-18.

In 2008, rookie journalist Jay Bahadur forms a half-baked plan to embed himself among the pirates of Somalia. He ultimately succeeds in providing the first close-up look into who these men are, how they live, and the forces that drive them.

Shepherds and Butchers (2016)

# 14806 IMDb R 

Shepherds and Butchers (2016)

(The Hangman: Shepherds and Butchers)

By Oliver Schmitz

Drama (1h 46min)

South Africa South Africa, USA USA, Germany Germany

Rated 6.7 after 1,591 votes on 01-Oct-18.

5 wins & 15 nominations

SHEPHERDS AND BUTCHERS follows a jaded lawyer, John Weber (Steve Coogan), who takes on a seemingly hopeless multiple murder case and uncovers scandalous shortcomings in South Africa's capital punishment system as he mounts a defense for a prison guard traumatized by the executions he took part in.

From a House on Willow Street (2016)

# 13443 IMDb

From a House on Willow Street (2016)

By Alastair Orr

Horror (1h 30min)

South Africa South Africa

Rated 5.0 after 6,950 votes on 26-Aug-18.

2 wins & 2 nominations

After a young woman is kidnapped, her captors soon come to realize that in fact they may be the ones in danger and this young woman has a dark secret inside her.

The Siege of Jadotville (2016)

# 13072 IMDb

The Siege of Jadotville (2016)

By Richie Smyth

Action, Drama, Thriller, War (1h 48min)

Ireland Ireland, South Africa South Africa

Fine! Rated 7.3 after 21,436 votes on 02-Nov-18.

4 wins & 4 nominations

In 1961, the UN sends an Irish peacekeeper troop commanded by Commandant Pat Quilan to Katanga, in Congo, to protect the inhabitants of the mining town of Jadotville in the beginning of a civil war. Meanwhile the UN advisor Dr. Conor Cruise O'Brien launches a military attack named Operation Morthor against the French and Belgian mercenaries. Soon there is a reprisal from the mercenaries and (...)

Chappie (2015)

# 12186 IMDb

Chappie (2015)

TaglineI am discovery. I am wonder. I am chappie.

By Neill Blomkamp

Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller (2h)

USA USA, Mexico Mexico, South Africa South Africa

Rated 6.8 after 206,871 votes on 05-Oct-18.

3 nominations

In the near future, Indian born Deon Wilson (Dev Patel), is a high ranking executive in a Robotic Police Force company. When he comes up with an idea to make a self conscious robot named Chappie to protect better, his higher-ups disapprove it. Nonetheless, he makes it and when the company finds out, scraps the robot. When 2 small time criminals planning a $200 million heist find Chappie, they (...)

Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014)

# 11845 IMDb

Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014)

TaglineEveryone wants to find it.

By Peter Chelsom

Adventure, Comedy, Drama (2h)

UK UK, Germany Germany, Canada Canada, South Africa South Africa

Fine! Rated 7.0 after 40,211 votes on 04-Oct-18.

2 wins & 6 nominations

A psychiatrist searches the globe to find the secret of happiness.

The Salvation (2014)

# 11716 IMDb

The Salvation (2014)

By Kristian Levring

Drama, Western (1h 32min)

Denmark Denmark, UK UK, South Africa South Africa

Rated 6.7 after 31,331 votes on 06-Sep-18.

1 win & 8 nominations

In 1870s America, a peaceful American settler kills his family's murderer which unleashes the fury of a notorious gang leader. His cowardly fellow townspeople then betray him, forcing him to hunt down the outlaws alone.

Spud 2: The Madness Continues (2013)

# 13430 IMDb

Spud 2: The Madness Continues (2013)

By Donovan Marsh (attached)

Comedy (1h 31min)

South Africa South Africa

Rated 6.3 after 1,000 votes on 06-Oct-18.

1 nomination

The year is 1991, and Spud Milton's long walk to manhood is still creeping along at an unnervingly slow pace. Approaching the ripe old age of fifteen and still no signs of the much anticipated ball-drop, Spud is coming to terms with the fact that he may well be a freak of nature. With a mother hell-bent on emigrating, a father making a killing out of selling homemade moonshine, and a demented (...)

Zulu (2013)

# 11445 IMDb

Zulu (2013)

By Jérôme Salle

Crime, Drama, Thriller (1h 50min)

France France, South Africa South Africa

Rated 6.7 after 16,137 votes on 04-Nov-18.

2 wins

As a child, Ali Neuman narrowly escaped being murdered by Inkhata, a militant political party at war with Nelson Mandela's African National Congress. Only he and his mother survived the carnage of those years. But as with many survivors, the psychological scars remain. Today, Ali is chief of the homicide branch of the South African police in Cape Town. One of his staff is Brian Epkeen, a (...)

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)

# 11351 IMDb

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)

TaglineIt is an ideal for which I am prepared to die.

By Justin Chadwick

Biography, Drama, History (2h 21min)

UK UK, South Africa South Africa

Fine! Rated 7.1 after 24,401 votes on 30-Oct-18.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 10 wins & 28 nominations

Nelson Mandela is a South African lawyer who joins the African National Congress in the 1940s when the law under the Apartheid system's brutal tyranny proves useless for his people. Forced to abandon peaceful protest for armed resistance after the Sharpeville Massacre, Mandela pays the price when he and his comrades are sentenced to life imprisonment for treason while his wife, Winnie, is abused (...)

Under African Skies (2012)

# 13792 IMDb

Under African Skies (2012)

By Joe Berlinger

Documentary, Biography, History, Music (1h 48min)

USA USA, South Africa South Africa

Rated 7.8 after 431 votes on 05-Oct-18.

9 wins & 4 nominations

Paul Simon returns to South Africa to explore the journey of his Graceland album, including the political backlash he received for allegedly breaking the UN cultural boycott of South Africa designed to end the Apartheid regime.

Zambezia (2012)

# 10854 IMDb

Zambezia (2012)

TaglineUp, up and a long way from home.

By Wayne Thornley

Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family (1h 23min)

South Africa South Africa

Rated 5.8 after 5,863 votes on 13-Nov-18.

1 win & 4 nominations

Set in a bustling bird city on the edge of the majestic Victoria Falls, "Zambezia" is the story of Kai - a naïve, but high-spirited young falcon who travels to the bird city of "Zambezia" where he discovers the truth about his origins and, in defending the city, learns how to be part of a community.

The Girl (2012)

# 10733 IMDb

The Girl (2012)

TaglineHe made her his star. And his darkest obsession.

By Julian Jarrold

Drama (1h 31min)

UK UK, South Africa South Africa, USA USA

Rated 6.3 after 6,237 votes on 06-Oct-18.

3 wins & 34 nominations

When Grace Kelly retires from films to marry Prince Rainier Alfred Hitchcock looks for a similar blonde and finds her in TV model,the little known Tippi Hedren,who will star in his film adaptation of horror story 'The Birds'. Hitchcock is obsessed with Tippi sexually and,when she rebuffs his advances,sadistically puts her through five days of filming where she is attacked and injured by real (...)

Safe House (2012)

# 10164 IMDb

Safe House (2012)

TaglineNo One Is Safe

By Daniel Espinosa

Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller (1h 55min)

USA USA, South Africa South Africa

Rated 6.8 after 187,747 votes on 08-Dec-18.

1 win & 7 nominations

Matt Weston ('Ryan Reynolds' ) is a CIA rookie who is manning a safe house in Cape Town, South Africa, when Tobin Frost (Denzel Washington) the CIA's most wanted rogue agent is captured and taken to the safe house. During Frost's interrogation, the safe house is overtaken by mercenaries who want Frost. Weston and Frost escape and must stay out of the gunmen's sight until they can get to another (...)

Black Butterflies (2011)

# 14249 IMDb Not Rated 

Black Butterflies (2011)

TaglineHer words united a whole continent.

By Paula van der Oest

Biography, Drama (1h 40min)

Germany Germany, Netherlands Netherlands, South Africa South Africa

Rated 6.2 after 1,887 votes on 18-Oct-18.

7 wins & 4 nominations

She searched for a home, she searched for love. Confronted by Apartheid and a father who was Minister of censorship. With men like Jack Cope and Andre Brink she found much love, but no home. In his first speech to the South African Parliament Nelson Mandela read her poem "The Dead Child of Nyanga" and addresses her as one of the finest poets of South Africa.

Life, Above All (2010)

# 09206 IMDb

Life, Above All (2010)

By Oliver Schmitz

Drama (1h 40min)

South Africa South Africa, Germany Germany

Fine! Rated 7.1 after 1,238 votes on 06-Oct-18.

3 wins & 3 nominations

"Life, Above All" is a emotional and universal drama about a young girl (stunningly performed by first-time-actress Khomotso Manyaka) who fights the fear and shame that have poisoned her community. The film captures the enduring strength of loyalty and a courage powered by the heart. Directed by South African filmmaker Oliver Schmitz ("Mapantsula", "Paris, je t'aime"), it is based on the (...)

The Bang Bang Club (2010)

# 08671 IMDb

The Bang Bang Club (2010)

TaglineSometimes you get too close

By Steven Silver

Drama (1h 46min)

Canada Canada, South Africa South Africa

Fine! Rated 7.0 after 9,340 votes on 07-Oct-18.

7 nominations

A drama based on the true-life experiences of four combat photographers capturing the final days of apartheid in South Africa.

Spud (2010)

# 08335 IMDb

Spud (2010)

By Donovan Marsh

Comedy

South Africa South Africa

Rated 6.7 after 2,332 votes on 09-Oct-18.

It's South Africa 1990. Two major events are about to happen: The release of Nelson Mandela and, more importantly, it's Spud Milton's first year at an elite boys only private boarding school. John Milton is a boy from an ordinary background who wins a scholarship to a private school in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa. Surrounded by boys with nicknames like Gecko, Rambo, Rain Man and Mad Dog, Spud has (...)

Death Race 2 (2010)

# 07871 IMDb

Death Race 2 (2010)

By Roel Reiné

Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller (1h 41min)

South Africa South Africa

Rated 5.6 after 27,747 votes on 17-Oct-18.

An origin story for convicted cop killer Frankenstein.

2010 FIFA World Cup Final: Netherlands vs. Spain (2010)

# 07446 Wikipedia

2010 FIFA World Cup Final: Netherlands vs. Spain (2010)

Sport (2h)

South Africa South Africa

The 2010 FIFA World Cup Final was a football match that took place on 11 July 2010 at Soccer City in Johannesburg, South Africa, to determine the winner of the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Spain defeated the Netherlands 1–0 with a goal from Andrés Iniesta four minutes from the end of extra time. The match was marked by an unusually high number of yellow cards, mostly issued to the Dutch who were (...)

Darfur (2009)

# 13458 IMDb

Darfur (2009)

(Attack on Darfur)

By Uwe Boll

Drama, War (1h 38min)

Canada Canada, South Africa South Africa, Germany Germany

Rated 5.9 after 2,282 votes on 08-Dec-18.

American journalists in Sudan are confronted with the dilemma of whether to return home to report on the atrocities they have seen, or to stay behind and help some of the victims they have encountered.

Disgrace (2008)

# 06269 IMDb

Disgrace (2008)

TaglineWhat is a mad heart?

By Steve Jacobs

Drama (2h)

Australia Australia, South Africa South Africa

Rated 6.6 after 4,927 votes on 09-Oct-18.

5 wins & 3 nominations

After having an affair with a student, a Cape Town professor moves to the Eastern Cape, where he gets caught up in a mess of post-apartheid politics.

Skin (2008)

# 06238 IMDb

Skin (2008)

By Anthony Fabian

Biography, Drama, Mystery (1h 47min)

UK UK, South Africa South Africa

Rated 6.9 after 3,002 votes on 07-Nov-18.

10 wins & 5 nominations

Based on the true story of a black girl who was born to two white Afrikaner parents in South Africa during the apartheid era.

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