Tag: South Africa

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 ...

Black Beauty (2020) 6.4

Black Beauty (2020)

A wild horse and a teenage girl forge an unbreakable bond which keeps them connected for a lifetime....

The Masque of the Red Death (1989) 3.3

The Masque of the Red Death (1989)

Lovely photographer Rebecca winds up in a Bavarian castle at a "Masque of the Red Death" party hosted by the wealthy Ludwig. Mayhem ensues as assorted Poe story devices start doing away with the guests.::Tony Adam ...

Dear Mandela (2012) 8

Dear Mandela (2012)

When the South African government promises to 'eradicate the slums' and begins to evict shack dwellers far outside the city, three friends who live in Durban's vast shantytowns refuse to be moved. Dear Mandela follows th...

Bunker77 (2016) 6.7

Bunker77 (2016)

Bunker77 is the wild true story of a young American rebel seeking freedom, love, and authenticity in a chaotic world. Bunker Spreckels, Clark Gable's stepson and heir to a sugar fortune, defied expectations and grew into...

3 Days to Go (2019) 6.5

3 Days to Go (2019)

Tells the story of adult siblings who, after the sudden death of their father, are forced to return to their childhood home....

Triggered (2020) 6.2

Triggered (2020)

Nine friends, all harboring a dark secret, go camping in the woods. After a wild night of partying, they wake up with SUICIDE BOMBS strapped to their chests, all with varying times on their countdown clocks. They decide ...

A Million Colours (2011) 6.6

A Million Colours (2011)

A story of love and friendship set against the violence of Apartheid in South Africa. It is a story of the ups and downs of the lives of the three main characters, and how their lives intersect over the years.::stomperro...

They Call Me Lucky (1973) 6
Curse III: Blood Sacrifice (1991) 4

Curse III: Blood Sacrifice (1991)

In 1950s Africa, a tribal magician calls up a demon to kill Europeans.::...

It’s a Rockabilly World! (2016) 6.7

It’s a Rockabilly World! (2016)

Rockabilly is a subculture whose members operate as if they are living in the 1950's. From the music to the tattoos, pin up girls, hot rod cars and vintage fashion, this lifestyle gives creative people a place where they...

Critical Assignment (2004) 5.2

Critical Assignment (2004)

The President of an African country decrees that the Arms budget will be diverted in to the "Water For All", project. The journalist, Michael Power, discovers a Coup set by the arms dealers.::Bob mahoney...

Beauty (2011) 6.2

Beauty (2011)

Tells the story of Francois van Heerden, a mid-40s, white, Afrikaans-speaking family man living in Bloemfontein, who has become devoid of any care or concern for his own measure of happiness, so convinced of his ill-fate...

The Recce (2018) 5.9

The Recce (2018)

After the South African National Defence Force wrongfully declares young RECCE Henk Viljoen dead behind enemy lines, it's up to him alone to use every skill and tool in his arsenal to make it back to his grieving wife. W...

Nobody Dies (2019) 6.2

Nobody Dies (2019)

A side-splitting action comedy, with a series of unfortunate events happening to a very unfortunate and mediocre man. Daniel Niemand is the kind of dumpy little sad-sack that even flies wouldn't care to buzz around. And ...

Keeping Up with the Kandasamys (2017) 7.1

Keeping Up with the Kandasamys (2017)

Shanti Naidoo is a typical Type- A personality. Always on the move, going out of her way to please people, and overcompensating for her perceived inadequacies by continually cooking up a storm in the kitchen. Her life wo...

Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (2002) (V) 2.9

Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (2002) (V)

Twenty-four million years ago, the gigantic Megalodon, a 20-tonne killing machine with a 10-foot gaping bite, ruled the prehistoric oceans; but, thankfully, it became extinct. However, when the marine biologist, Cat Ston...

Bravo Two Zero (1999) (TV) 6.8

Bravo Two Zero (1999) (TV)

This is the true story of the most highly decorated British patrol since the Boer war: an eight man SAS team inserted behind Iraqi lines during the Gulf War in January 1991. Their mission was to take out the scud missile...

Inescapable (2012) 5.2

Inescapable (2012)

One afternoon, on a typical day at work, Adib is confronted with devastating news: His eldest daughter, Muna, has gone missing in Damascus. Now Adib, who has not been back in over 20 years, must return to Syria and deal ...

Life, Above All (2010) 7.1

Life, Above All (2010)

In the dusty small town of Elandsdoorn, a South African township not far from Johannesburg, life is simple and serene. A prevailing sense of deep pride tightly bonds together the entire community - but beware to those wh...

My Octopus Teacher (2020) 7

My Octopus Teacher (2020)

A filmmaker forges an unusual friendship with an octopus living in a South African kelp forest, learning as the animal shares the mysteries of her world....

Angus Buchan’s Ordinary People (2012) 5.9

Angus Buchan’s Ordinary People (2012)

The backbone of the story is Angus Buchan - at the 2009 Mighty Men Conference - sharing his simple but rock solid faith with a few hundred thousand men. We experience his on-stage heart attack and the resulting personal ...

Gambling on Extinction (2015) 7.9

Gambling on Extinction (2015)

GAMBLING ON EXTINCTION is a powerful documentary that takes you from the killing fields in Kenya and South Africa to the trading hubs of Vietnam and China with undercover investigators, rangers, ex-poachers, conservation...

High Fantasy (2017) 4.5

High Fantasy (2017)

A group of young friends on a camping trip, deep in the South African countryside wake up to discover they have all swapped bodies. Their individual cultural heritage and experience of these strange happenings couldn't b...

Santana (2020) 4.4

Santana (2020)

Two cops, two brothers. One is out for justice, the other revenge. They may kill each other before capturing the bad guys....

Headhunter (1988) 4.1

Headhunter (1988)

A Miami cop finds out his wife has a female lover, and he begins to have an affair with his female partner. Meanwhile, a voodoo demon from Africa arrives among Miami's Nigerian community and begins decapitating some peop...