South Africa Movies

Escape Room

Escape Room

Escape Room
IMDb: 6.3
100 min

Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.

Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle

Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle

Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle
IMDb: 6.5
105 min

A human child raised by wolves, must face off against a menacing tiger named Shere Khan, as well as his own origins. The story follows the upbringing of the human…

Genre: Adventure, Drama
The Tokoloshe

The Tokoloshe

The Tokoloshe
IMDb: 4.7
92 min

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…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Love on Safari

Love on Safari

Love on Safari
IMDb: 6.7
84 min

After Kira inherits a wildlife reserve in South Africa, she travels there to meet the no-nonsense head ranger, Tom. When she learns the reserve is in financial jeopardy and she…

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Genre: Drama
Trailer Made

Trailer Made

Trailer Made
IMDb: 4.2
78 min

In an attempt to reconnect with his estranged son Daniel, struggling Los Angeles screenwriter Peter Davis resolves to bring his young boy along on his latest research expedition to Africa….

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Action Point

Action Point

Action Point
IMDb: 5.1
85 min

A daredevil designs and operates his own theme park with his friends.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Tremors: A Cold Day in Hell

Tremors: A Cold Day in Hell

Tremors: A Cold Day in Hell
IMDb: 5.0
98 min

Burt Gummer (Michael Gross) and his son Travis Welker (Jamie Kennedy) find themselves up to their ears in Graboids and Ass-Blasters when they head to Canada to investigate a series…

Desert Storm

Desert Storm

Desert Storm
IMDb: 4.5
88 min

Two best friends are pitted against each other when a new girl comes to town, matters are further complicated when they enlist together in the U S Army to fight…

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Genre: War
An Elephant’s Journey

An Elephant’s Journey

An Elephant’s Journey
IMDb: 5.2
87 min

A lost orphan boy and a giant elephant team up to take down an elephant poaching syndicate.

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Genre: Undefined
Five Fingers for Marseilles

Five Fingers for Marseilles

Five Fingers for Marseilles
IMDb: 6.2
120 min

Twenty years ago, the young ’Five Fingers’ fought for the rural town of Marseilles, against brutal police oppression. Now, after fleeing in disgrace, freedom-fighter-turned-’outlaw’ Tau returns to Marseilles, seeking only…

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Genre: Western
The Forgiven

The Forgiven

The Forgiven
IMDb: 5.9
115 min

After the end of Apartheid, Archbishop Desmond Tutu meets with a brutal murderer seeking redemption.

Genre: Thriller
Accident

Accident

Accident
IMDb: 3.3
95 min

A group of teenagers suffer a terrible accident during a joy ride and get trapped at the bottom of a ravine.

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Genre: Action, Thriller
24 Hours to Live

24 Hours to Live

24 Hours to Live
IMDb: 5.7
94 min

An assassin seeks redemption after being given a second chance at life.

High Fantasy

High Fantasy

High Fantasy
IMDb: 4.5
74 min

A group of young friends on a camping trip, deep in the South African countryside wake up to discover they have all swapped bodies.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Magic Pill

The Magic Pill

The Magic Pill
IMDb: 7.1
91 min

Doctors, scientists and chefs around the globe combat illness with dietary changes, believing fat should be embraced as a source of fuel.

Genre: Documentary
The Dark Tower

The Dark Tower

The Dark Tower
IMDb: 5.6
95 min

The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark…

Winnie

Winnie

Winnie
IMDb: 5.8
98 min

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…

Genre: Documentary
Serpent

Serpent

Serpent
IMDb: 4.5
85 min

A romantic escape into nature turns into the ultimate moment of reckoning when a husband and wife are trapped in a tent with a deadly snake. Unable to escape and…

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Genre: Thriller
Hunting Emma

Hunting Emma

Hunting Emma
IMDb: 5.8
102 min

Emma le Roux just wants to go home for the holidays. Gentle, beautiful, pacifist Emma. She’s made the trip to her father’s farm a thousand times. Piece of cake. But…

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Genre: Action, Thriller
Shepherds and Butchers

Shepherds and Butchers

Shepherds and Butchers
IMDb: 6.8
80 min

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

Genre: Drama
LOVE by CHANCE

LOVE by CHANCE

LOVE by CHANCE
IMDb: 5.4
90 min

Love By Chance is a film about two aspiring actors from South Africa (Altovise Lawrence and Atandwa Kani) who are independently in America, trying to crack into an extremely difficult…

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Genre: Comedy
Taking Earth

Taking Earth

Taking Earth
IMDb: 2.6
120 min

The human race is thrown into chaos as an alien invasion takes control of the planet in an effort to find one boy out of 7 billion people who holds…

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The Wound

The Wound

The Wound
IMDb: 6.7
88 min

Eastern Cape, South Africa. A lonely factory worker, Xolani, takes time off his job to assist during an annual Xhosa circumcision initiation into manhood. In a remote mountain camp that…

Genre: Drama
From a House on Willow Street

From a House on Willow Street

From a House on Willow Street
IMDb: 5.0
90 min

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…

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Genre: Action, Horror
Broken Darkness

Broken Darkness

Broken Darkness
IMDb: 4.5
118 min

The exciting story of Sam, a broken man who after the world ends from a massive Meteor shower and the death of his son, is forced to survive underground. He…

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Detour

Detour

Detour
IMDb: 6.2
97 min

A young law student, grieving for his dying mother, struggles to decide whether he should kill his unfaithful step-father.

Genre: Thriller
Bodyguards: Secret Lives from the Watchtower

Bodyguards: Secret Lives from the Watchtower

Bodyguards: Secret Lives from the Watchtower
IMDb: 5.8
90 min

Explore the secret world of the bodyguards who risk their lives to protect the rich, famous and powerful.

Genre: Documentary
The Siege of Jadotville

The Siege of Jadotville

The Siege of Jadotville
IMDb: 7.3
108 min

Irish Commandant Pat Quinlan leads a stand off with troops against French and Belgian Mercenaries in the Congo during in the early 1960s.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Blood and Glory

Blood and Glory

Blood and Glory
IMDb: 6.6
133 min

Set in 1901, this period epic follows Willem Morkel, a Boer family man whose wife and son are murdered during the Anglo-Boer War. Captured as a prisoner of war, Willem…

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Genre: History, War
Against the Wild 2 Survive the Serengeti

Against the Wild 2 Survive the Serengeti

Against the Wild 2 Survive the Serengeti
IMDb: 4.6
91 min

Two kids and their dog must use all their skills to survive in the African bush after a plane crash.

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Genre: Adventure
Friend Request

Friend Request

Friend Request
IMDb: 5.3
92 min

Enjoying college life as a popular student, Laura shares everything with her more than 800 friends on Facebook. But one day, after accepting a friend request from a social outcast…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Trevor Noah: Pay Back the Funny

Trevor Noah: Pay Back the Funny

Trevor Noah: Pay Back the Funny
IMDb: 6.2
85 min

Smart, slick and funny, Trevor Noah, South Africa’s favourite comedian is back with Pay Back The Funny – his best show yet. Recorded Live in Johannesburg at his sold out…

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Genre: Comedy
Tiger House

Tiger House

Tiger House
IMDb: 5.2
80 min

A young gymnast battles a group of bank robbers at the home of her boyfriend.

Momentum

Momentum

Momentum
IMDb: 5.5
96 min

When Alex, an infiltration expert with a secret past, accidentally reveals her identity during what should have been a routine heist, she quickly finds herself mixed up in a government…

Genre: Action, Thriller
Ladygrey

Ladygrey

Ladygrey
IMDb: 5.2
N/A

Estelle fights to maintain her sense of self while sleeping with Angus for money.

Genre: Drama
Chappie

Chappie

Chappie
IMDb: 6.8
120 min

Every child comes into the world full of promise, and none more so than Chappie: he is gifted, special, a prodigy. Like any child, Chappie will come under the influence…

Spud 3: Learning to Fly

Spud 3: Learning to Fly

Spud 3: Learning to Fly
IMDb: 5.9
89 min

As Spud Milton continues his awkward stagger through adolescence, he learns one of life’s most important lessons: When dealing with women and cretins, nothing is ever quite as it seems….

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Genre: Comedy
Jeff Dunham All Over the Map

Jeff Dunham All Over the Map

Jeff Dunham All Over the Map
IMDb: 7.1
41 min

Jeff Dunham and his iconic creations, Achmed the Dead Terrorist, Walter, Peanut, and Bubba J. have embarked on an unprecedented world tour that has Dunham touching five continents, logging almost…

Genre: Comedy
Northmen – A Viking Saga

Northmen – A Viking Saga

Northmen – A Viking Saga
IMDb: 5.4
97 min

A band of Vikings cross enemy lines and a panicked race begins. The losers will pay with their lives.

Genre: Adventure
Where the Road Runs Out

Where the Road Runs Out

Where the Road Runs Out
IMDb: 6.3
91 min

George, a scientist living in Rotterdam is growing wary of the world of academia. The sudden death of an old friend is the incentive he needs to return to his…

Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Alien Outpost

Alien Outpost

Alien Outpost
IMDb: 4.7
93 min

A documentary crew follows an elite unit of soldiers in the wake of an alien invasion.

Hector and the Search for Happiness

Hector and the Search for Happiness

Hector and the Search for Happiness
IMDb: 7.0
114 min

Hector is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his girlfriend, Clara, he feels like a fraud: he hasn’t really tasted life,…

Born to Win

Born to Win

Born to Win
IMDb: 5.5
104 min

A true story of how God turns the hurt, frustration and emptiness of a man into hope, faith and victory to inspire many to be the winners they were born…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Cold Harbour

Cold Harbour

Cold Harbour
IMDb: 5.3
93 min

While investigating a smugglers’ turf war in Cape Town, township cop Sizwe discovers police corruption. He must set loyalty aside to act with integrity, alone.

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Genre: Crime, Thriller
Bordering on Bad Behavior

Bordering on Bad Behavior

Bordering on Bad Behavior
IMDb: 5.1
105 min

A politically incorrect comedy that enthralls the viewer into a strategic moment in history where wrong is right and right is wrong, and ultimately answers that age-old question: Is blood…

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Genre: Action, Comedy
Young Ones

Young Ones

Young Ones
IMDb: 5.9
100 min

In a future where water is scarce, a farmer defends his land and hopes to rejuvenate his parched soil. However, his daughter’s boyfriend schemes to steal the land for himself.

Leading Lady

Leading Lady

Leading Lady
IMDb: 5.8
96 min

An idealistic British drama school teacher, Jodi Rutherford, persuades a cynical South African farmer to prepare her for a role in a major film as an Afrikaans war heroine. In…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Salvation

The Salvation

The Salvation
IMDb: 6.7
92 min

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…

Genre: Drama, Western
Sophia Grace & Rosie’s Royal Adventure

Sophia Grace & Rosie’s Royal Adventure

Sophia Grace & Rosie’s Royal Adventure
IMDb: 4.0
70 min

Sophia Grace and Rosie are sent to Switzelvania as special correspondents tasked with covering the coronation of a new queen. Once there, they encounter three very different princesses competing for…

Seal Team Eight Behind Enemy Lines

Seal Team Eight Behind Enemy Lines

Seal Team Eight Behind Enemy Lines
IMDb: 4.5
98 min

Seal Team Eight must fight their way deep into Africa’s Congo, decommission a secret uranium mine, and stop our most dangerous enemy from smuggling weapon’s grade yellow-cake out of the…

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Genre: Action, Drama, War
The Perfect Wave

The Perfect Wave

The Perfect Wave
IMDb: 4.6
113 min

The true story of Ian McCormack who grew up surfing the waters of New Zealand. Wanting to dive deeper, Ian sets out on a journey with his best friend that…

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Road to your Heart

Road to your Heart

Road to your Heart
IMDb: 6.7
112 min

Basson has five days to make it to his father’s funeral in Cape Town, but needs to complete certain tasks on this trip before he can call the family company…

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Four Corners

Four Corners

Four Corners
IMDb: 6.5
114 min

Directed by Ian Gabriel, “Four Corners” revolves around a 13-year-old chess whiz drawn into the Cape Town’s well-known child-gang culture. Touted as the first film to delve into the 100-year-old…

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Genre: Crime, Thriller
Heatstroke

Heatstroke

Heatstroke
IMDb: 4.8
92 min

On a family trip in the African desert, a research scientist unintentionally travels off course and is brutally murdered by an arms dealer. His girlfriend is put to the ultimate…

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Genre: Thriller
Mandela Long Walk to Freedom

Mandela Long Walk to Freedom

Mandela Long Walk to Freedom
IMDb: 7.1
141 min

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.

Genre: Drama, History
Zulu

Zulu

Zulu
IMDb: 6.7
110 min

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…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Nothing for Mahala

Nothing for Mahala

Nothing for Mahala
IMDb: 7.6
105 min

Nothing for Mahala is a comedic film that follows Ace (Thapelo Mokoena) into his deep and unpleasant hole of debt and financial woes. Ace who likes to play the part…

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Genre: Comedy
Avenged

Avenged

Avenged
IMDb: 5.3
96 min

When Chili Ncgobo, an honest but ambitious undercover cop, is cheated out of a major reward by his corrupt superiors, he infiltrates a cash-in-transit heist gang, and instead of busting…

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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Ghetto Goblin

Ghetto Goblin

Ghetto Goblin
IMDb: 4.8
72 min

Strange attacks plague the township’s women, leaving the town leaders at a loss to defend them. At the same time Mthnuzi, a shrewd businessman, is becoming wealthier and more popular…

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Genre: Horror
Khumba

Khumba

Khumba
IMDb: 5.7
85 min

A half-striped zebra is blamed for the drought and leaves his herd in search of his missing stripes. He is joined on his quest by an overprotective wildebeest and a…

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