Tag: South Africa

Pariah: The Lives and Deaths of Sonny Liston-2019 7.3

Pariah: The Lives and Deaths of Sonny Liston-2019

Overcoming the seemingly insurmountable odds that life threw his way, Liston became the heavyweight champion of the world when he knocked out Floyd Patterson in 1962. Just eight years later, his wife finds him dead in th...

Matthews-2017 7.3

Matthews-2017

MATTHEWS tells the incredible true story of the life and career of a man considered by many to be the greatest soccer player of all time, Sir Stanley Matthews....

8: A South African Horror Story-2019 6.5

8: A South African Horror Story-2019

Bankruptcy forces William Ziel to return to the farm he inherited from his estranged father in an attempt to start a new life with his young, fragmented family. Lazarus, the farm hand who took care of William's father Fr...

Borderline-2002 5.3

Borderline-2002

Psychiatrist Dr. Lila Colleti is divorcing her husband and is devastated when he wins custody of their two little girls, whom he gets largely because Lila's job, being a psychiatrist for the criminally insane at the loca...

Trophy-2017 7.3

Trophy-2017

Trophy is a startling exploration of the evolving relationship between big-game hunting and wildlife conservation that will leave you debating what is right, what is wrong and what is necessary in order to save the great...

Boteti: The Returning River-2011 7.2

Boteti: The Returning River-2011

For the first time in 30 years, rain has fallen in sufficient quantities hundreds of miles to the north in the Angolan highlands, sending a stream of water through the river bed. Filmed in stunning HD, 'Boteti - The Retu...

Barbecue-2017 6.5

Barbecue-2017

A symphony of meat and fire, Barbecue shows us how an everyday ritual is shared by cultures around the world, as a way to celebrate community, friendship, and tradition. A film told in 13 languages, from Texas to the Syr...

All the Wild Horses-2017 8.1

All the Wild Horses-2017

All The Wild Horses documents the Mongol Derby horse race, the longest and toughest horse race in the world, and easily the most epic and dangerous, as it leads through 650 miles of Mongolian steppe, desert and mountain ...

Gretel & Hansel-2020 5.5

Gretel & Hansel-2020

A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil....

Malika Leopard Huntress-2018 -

Malika Leopard Huntress-2018

When a vicious fight with the Male leopard results in her cub's death, Malika must reinvent herself after the loss. In the battle to survive she faces dangerous enemies and must hunt way outside her comfort zone. Her des...

The Bone Snatcher-2003 4.4

The Bone Snatcher-2003

After three of its employees have been reported missing in the Southern African Namib desert, the Eland Mining exploration company mounts a search and rescue expedition, comprising more employees which team up with Dr. Z...

Trailer Made-2016 4.1

Trailer Made-2016

Daniel and his new-found companion Asanda embark on an imaginative journey through different worlds to seek the "ultimate story" to help Peter. After traveling through fantastical lands and strange new planets Daniel fin...

A Good Man in Africa-1994 5

A Good Man in Africa-1994

Politics are already strained between English imperialists and the West African government of Kinjanja, when womanizing British diplomat Morgan Leafy (Colin Friels) is caught in bed with Celia (Joanne Whalley-Kilmer), wi...

The Harvesters-2018 6.7

The Harvesters-2018

South Africa, Free State region, isolated stronghold to the Afrikaans white ethnic minority culture. In this conservative farming territory obsessed with strength and masculinity, Janno is different, secretive, emotional...

Yankee Zulu-1993 6.5

Yankee Zulu-1993

As children, Rhino and Zulu were best friends, until an incident causes them to go their separate ways. They meet up again as adults when Zulu, who has spent years in the United States, has become a wanted criminal. They...

Bordering on Bad Behavior-2014 4.9

Bordering on Bad Behavior-2014

Bordering on Bad Behavior is a politically incorrect comedy that entertains and enthralls the viewer into a strategic moment in history where wrong is right and right is wrong, and ultimately answers that age-old questio...

Catching Feelings-2017 5.5

Catching Feelings-2017

Catching Feelings is a dark romantic comedy which follows an urbane young academic and his beautiful wife, as their lives get turned upside down when a celebrated and hedonistic older writer moves into their Johannesburg...

Kalushi: The Story of Solomon Mahlangu-2016 6.3

Kalushi: The Story of Solomon Mahlangu-2016

Solomon Mahlangu is a Mamelodi township schoolboy-hawker who, after the events of June 16th joins the military wing of the ANC to fight against the brutal oppression of the Apartheid regime and ends up becoming an icon o...

The Tokoloshe-2018 4.2

The Tokoloshe-2018

Busi, a young destitute woman with dangerously repressed emotions, lands a job as a cleaner at a rundown hospital in the heart of Johannesburg. Desperate for the money so she can bring her younger sister to Johannesburg,...

Poverty, Inc.-2014 7.7

Poverty, Inc.-2014

The West has positioned itself as the protagonist of the development narrative. But the results have been mixed, in some cases even catastrophic, and developing world leaders have become increasingly vocal in calling for...

10 Days in Sun City-2017 5.4

10 Days in Sun City-2017

A globetrotting traveler, Akpos, brings his girlfriend to the land of South Africa in this adventure....

I Am Thalente-2015 6

I Am Thalente-2015

Homeless since the age of nine, South African skateboarder Thalente Biyela travels to the US to pursue his dream of becoming a professional skateboarder. Through his eyes, we experience what it takes to rise up out of ci...

The Deal-2008 5.6

The Deal-2008

A down-and-out film producer agrees to make his nephew's film about 19th century English statesman Benjamin Disraeli, but can only get financing if he casts a well-known action star. Production is halted however, when th...

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter-2016 5.5

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter-2016

Picking up immediately after the events in Resident Evil: Retribution, Alice (Milla Jovovich) is the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity's final stand against the undead. Now, she must return to where the nigh...

Jonestown: Paradise Lost-2007 7.2

Jonestown: Paradise Lost-2007

Cult leader Jim Jones leads his followers to a mass-suicide....

Detour-2016 6.2

Detour-2016

Law student and all round good guy, Harper, suspects that his scheming step-father, Vincent, is responsible for the car crash that sent his mother into a coma. Drowning his sorrows one evening in a seedy L.A whiskey bar,...

The Furnace-2019 3.5

The Furnace-2019

THE FURNACE Africa's toughest race becomes her biggest test of faith. Newlyweds Mary and Matt celebrate Christmas, and their passion for running, with two honeymoon tickets to Africa's ultimate footrace, The Furnace. The...

Friends-1993 6

Friends-1993

Three female friends, at the end of the eighties, share a house in Johannesburg, South Africa. Each of them has her own way to live with apartheid. Thoko is a black teacher and practices non-violent passive resistance. T...

Heidi-2015 7.4

Heidi-2015

A story of a young girl who lives in the Swiss Alps with her goat herding Grandfather.::Anonymous...

Shepherds and Butchers-2016 6.8

Shepherds and Butchers-2016

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 moun...

Zulu Summer-2019 7.7

Zulu Summer-2019

After receiving a suspicious e-mail from an African prince, a radio DJ in small-town Montana forges an international alliance that will change the lives of people continents apart....

Girl from Nowhere-2017 3.8

Girl from Nowhere-2017

Quarrelling Cape Town lovers Hugh, and Kate, are on their way to their weekend "love shack" nestled high in the Cederberg when they pass a young young girl hitchhiking by the roadside. Katherine is suspicious of this bea...

Under African Skies-2012 7.8

Under African Skies-2012

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 ...

Bodyguards: Secret Lives from the Watchtower-2016 5.7

Bodyguards: Secret Lives from the Watchtower-2016

Bodyguards & Protection Agents are the individuals on the front lines for the rich, famous, and powerful. These individuals deal with violence, stalkers, isolation, and potential loss of life every single day. Our film e...

Partition-2007 6.9

Partition-2007

Gian Singh & Avtar Singh are officers with the Indian Army serving under the command of Andrew Stilwell, who lives with his sister, Margaret, in Delhi. During 1941 the trio are dispatched to active duty in Burma where An...

Stander-2003 7.2

Stander-2003

In the early 1980's, a white police officer (Andres Stander, played by Thomas Jane) in Johannesburg suffers a crisis of conscience due to his involvement in apartheid and becomes a notorious bank robber on the run. Then ...

The Mangler-1995 4.2

The Mangler-1995

When an accident involving a folding machine at an old laundry occurs, detective John Hunton decides to investigate. What he finds is the owner of the laundry, Bill Gartley. Meanwhile the folding machine has acquired a t...

The Unforgiving-2010 4.5

The Unforgiving-2010

Rex Dobson (Ryan Macquet) and Alice Edmonds (Claire Opperman) find themselves stranded alongside the R106, a freeway just outside Johannesburg. Waiting for help, they are abducted by a masked madman who does unthinkable ...

The Bang Bang Club-2010 7

The Bang Bang Club-2010

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

The Salvation-2014 6.7

The Salvation-2014

The American West in the 1870s. A European settler, Jon Jensen (Mads Mikkelsen), has just welcomed his wife and son to the country when they are kidnapped and murdered. He takes revenge on the murderers, only to discover...