Tag: South Africa

Table Manners (2018) 6.1

Table Manners (2018)

Housewife Megan's idyllic life is thrown into turmoil, when it emerges that her husband, Lloyd, faces a heavy prison sentence for tax evasion. Megan, caught completely unawares is sent into a tailspin as she, not only lo...

I Am All Girls (2021) -

I Am All Girls (2021)

A special crimes investigator forms an unlikely bond with a serial killer to bring down a global child sex trafficking syndicate....

Slay (2021) 3.3

Slay (2021)

WHAT IS A "SLAY QUEEN"? Some say these are girls who prey on older, promiscuous men. Girls who want to appear as if they come from a wealthy background when they in fact, are living in poverty. Some say they are merely a...

Fried Barry (2020) 6

Fried Barry (2020)

Barry is a drug-addled, abusive bastard who - after yet another bender - is abducted by aliens. Barry takes a backseat as an alien visitor assumes control of his body and takes it for a joyride through Cape Town. What fo...

HOPE one in a billion (2017) 4.7

HOPE one in a billion (2017)

This documentary showcases the story of Gift Ngoepe, the first person from Africa to play in the world's biggest baseball competition, the major league baseball (MLB) in the USA. Gift grew up in a baseball clubhouse in S...

Cry, the Beloved Country (1995) 6.8

Cry, the Beloved Country (1995)

South African church minister Steven Kumalo is summoned from his village to Johannesburg. There he finds that his son Absolom has been jailed in connection with a robbery in which a white man was killed. The father of th...

Make Believe (2010) 7

Make Believe (2010)

Six of the world's best young magicians battle for the title of Teen World Champion.::(c) Firefly Films...

Sarafina! (1992) 6.4

Sarafina! (1992)

As tensions of apartheid spread across South Africa, many students revolts to massive stone throw, a demonstration that comes in a wake of the introduction of Afrikaans language as a means of teaching. This sparks riots ...

419 (2012) 6.4

419 (2012)

When a struggling New York actor loses everything in a scam based in South Africa, his two best friends take him to Cape Town to find the scammer with the help of a smooth-talking local. The search begins well, but soon ...

The Loft House (2018) -

The Loft House (2018)

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The Lost Future (2010) (TV) 4.9

The Lost Future (2010) (TV)

A group of post-apocalyptic survivors struggle to survive in a world where jungles, forests, primeval wetlands and deserts have obliterated civilization. They staunchly face genetically mutated beasts and mysterious dise...

The World Unseen (2007) 6.6

The World Unseen (2007)

A drama centered on two women who engage in a dangerous relationship during South Africa's apartheid era.::Anonymous...

Hell Trip (2018) 4.7

Hell Trip (2018)

A group of young US tourists' vacation in Africa turns into the ultimate nightmare when they arrive at an abandoned lodge isolated in a remote African rural area that holds an ominous and deadly secret....

Shark Attack 2 (2000) (V) 3.1

Shark Attack 2 (2000) (V)

With the sweet smell of blood still lingering in the water after the encounter with the lethal predator in Shark Attack (1999), the marine biologist, Dr Nick Harris, finds himself fighting a losing battle. As the oceanic...

Loyiso Gola: Unlearning (2021) 5.7

Loyiso Gola: Unlearning (2021)

South African comedian Loyiso Gola serves up filter-free humor as he riffs about race, identity, politics, and a school prank gone embarrassingly wrong!...

Red Dust (2004) 6.8

Red Dust (2004)

The South African lawyer Sarah Barcant travels from New York back to her hometown to represent the member of the Parliament Alex Mpondo in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission since torturer police officer Dirk Hendri...

Winnie (2017) 6

Winnie (2017)

While her husband served a life sentence, paradoxically kept safe and morally uncontaminated, Winnie Mandela rode the raw violence of apartheid, fighting on the front line and underground. This is the untold story of the...

Mad Buddies (2012) 4

Mad Buddies (2012)

Sworn enemies, Boetie and Beast, are forced to embark on a road trip as unwitting subjects of a new TV reality show, devised by a gorgeous TV Producer, Kelsey, played by Tanit Phoenix. On camera, with the whole of South ...

Animal Magnetism (2016) 5.5

Animal Magnetism (2016)

Maya, eccentric animal lover and videographer, is creating a documentary promoting inter-species compassion. Criticized by wealthy, image-conscious parents for an unconventional sleeping arrangement with her pet parrot, ...

Shark Attack (1999) (TV) 3.4

Shark Attack (1999) (TV)

A marine biologist heads for Port Amanzi in Africa after his friend, Mark DeSantis, is supposedly a victim of a fatal shark attack. DeSantis had been conducting research on a series of shark attacks in the area prior to ...

Love Jacked (2018) 5.8

Love Jacked (2018)

MAYA, has artistic ambitions - her father ED wants a dutiful daughter to run the family store. Taking her independence a step further, Maya decides to travel to Africa for inspiration and returns with a fiancé.::Inner Ci...

Trevor Noah: Crazy Normal (2011) 6.6

Trevor Noah: Crazy Normal (2011)

Filmed during his "farewell for now" tour of SA before leaving for America, this DVD has Noah delivering more of his razor-sharp comedy that takes no prisoners....

The House of Usher (1989) 4.4

The House of Usher (1989)

An updated version of the classic horror tale by Edgar Allen Poe. Ryan and his girlfriend Molly are going to visit Ryan's uncle, Roderick Usher, at his mansion. They find, however, that Roderick's brother Walter has gone...

Gangster’s Paradise: Jerusalema (2008) 7.3

Gangster’s Paradise: Jerusalema (2008)

Starting off with simple smash and grabs, and petty crime, Lucky Kunene quickly graduates to more aggressive heists such as armed robbery and carjacking. Soon, Lucky realizes he needs a bigger score to fulfill his goals ...

American Ninja 2: The Confrontation (1987) 4.9

American Ninja 2: The Confrontation (1987)

On a remote Caribbean island, Army Ranger Joe Armstrong investigates the disappearance of several marines, which leads him to The Lion, a super-criminal who has kidnapped a local scientist and mass-produced an army of mu...

This Is Not a Burial, It’s a Resurrection (2019) 7.3

This Is Not a Burial, It’s a Resurrection (2019)

When her village is threatened with forced resettlement due to reservoir construction, an 80-year-old widow finds a new will to live and ignites the spirit of resilience within her community.::Sundance Film Festival...

Lethal Attractions (2014) -

Lethal Attractions (2014)

In the African wilderness, there's no such thing as a free lunch. It's a world where predator and prey are equally matched. And a worthwhile meal means going up against gut-gouging horns, venomous fangs, stampeding hoove...

Karate Killer (1976) 5.1

Karate Killer (1976)

Two former ranking figures of the Axis powers schedule a deadly martial arts tournament in an isolated locale. The two rivals then race to assemble the top competitors from around the world, with Steve Hunt being the mos...

Sumuru (2003) 3.9

Sumuru (2003)

Based on Sax Rohmer's cult novels "Sumuru", this futuristic fantasy takes you to an Earth-colony in the far future, in which women rule and men are used to propagate the race and work in the mines.::Tim Halkin...

Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (2008) (V) 4.3

Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (2008) (V)

The war against the Bugs continues! A Federation Starship crash-lands on the distant Alien planet OM-1, stranding beloved leader Sky Marshal Anoke and several others, including comely but tough pilot Lola Beck. It's up t...

Cut-Out Girls (2018) 5.1

Cut-Out Girls (2018)

Cut-Out Girls is the story of how six young women's lives are altered by the actions of two aspiring sportsmen....

The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989) 6.9

The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)

Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a couple of soldiers trying to captur...

Rough Aunties (2008) 7.1

Rough Aunties (2008)

Fearless, feisty and resolute, the "Rough Aunties" are a remarkable group of women unwavering in their stand to protect and care for the abused, neglected and forgotten children of Durban, South Africa. This newest docum...

The Fall (2006) 7.9

The Fall (2006)

At a Los Angeles hospital in the 1920s, Alexandria is a child recovering from a broken arm. She befriends Roy Walker, a movie stunt man with legs paralyzed after a fall. At her request, Roy tells her an elaborate story a...

Heks (2020) -

Heks (2020)

A grieving British girl unravels her murdered mother's secrets connected to a South African witch doctor's curse....

Angola the war (2017) (V) 6.4

Angola the war (2017) (V)

A faraway war, A clash of ideologies And some of the biggest battles fought on African soil since World War Two. For twenty-three years, five western nations, members of the Soviet bloc and two superpowers were locked in...

Four Corners (2013) 6.5

Four Corners (2013)

Fatherless and raised by his grandmother, thirteen year old Ricardo Galam lives in South Africa's Cape Flats, a unique and volatile sub culture dominated by two Number gangs, the 26 and 28. Ricardo's future as a chess pr...

Mercenary Fighters (1988) 4.5

Mercenary Fighters (1988)

The president of an African country wants to boost his economy with a new dam. He ignores the protests of the tribes in the flooded region, so they declare rebellion. To avoid bad publicity, the president doesn't use his...

The Empty Man (2020) 5.7

The Empty Man (2020)

On the trail of a missing girl, an ex-cop comes across a secretive group attempting to summon a terrifying supernatural entity.::Anonymous...

Riding with Sugar (2020) 3.3

Riding with Sugar (2020)

Once a scholarship student with a great future, Joshua dreams of winning a BMX cycling championship as a means to finding a better life, but fate intervenes in the form of an accident that shatters his knee. He is given ...