Most Popular Afrikaans-Language Feature Films
In the year 2154, the very wealthy live on a man-made space station while the rest of the population resides on a ruined Earth. A man takes on a mission that could bring equality to the polarized worlds. Dir: Neill Blomkamp With: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley Action | Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller 109 mins.
A fisherman, a smuggler, and a syndicate of businessmen match wits over the possession of a priceless diamond. Dir: Edward Zwick With: Leonardo DiCaprio, Djimon Hounsou, Jennifer Connelly Adventure | Drama | Thriller 143 mins.
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
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. Dir: Justin Chadwick With: Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Terry Pheto Biography | Drama | History 141 mins.
An extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly finds a kindred spirit in a government agent who is exposed to their biotechnology. Dir: Neill Blomkamp With: Sharlto Copley, David James, Jason Cope Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller 112 mins.
A young CIA agent is tasked with looking after a fugitive in a safe house. But when the safe house is attacked, he finds himself on the run with his charge. Dir: Daniel Espinosa With: Denzel Washington, Ryan Reynolds, Robert Patrick Action | Crime | Mystery | Thriller 115 mins.
Nelson Mandela, in his first term as the South African President, initiates a unique venture to unite the apartheid-torn land: enlist the national rugby team on a mission to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup. Dir: Clint Eastwood With: Morgan Freeman, Matt Damon, Tony Kgoroge Biography | Drama | History | Sport 134 mins.
The Gods Must Be Crazy
A comic allegory about a traveling Bushman who encounters modern civilization and its stranger aspects, including a clumsy scientist and a band of revolutionaries. Dir: Jamie Uys With: N!xau, Marius Weyers, Sandra Prinsloo Action | Comedy 109 mins.
Lethal Weapon 2
Riggs and Murtaugh are on the trail of South African diplomats who are using their immunity to engage in criminal activities. Dir: Richard Donner With: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci Action | Thriller 114 mins.
A homicide detective and a fire marshall must stop a pair of murderers who commit videotaped crimes to become media darlings. Dir: John Herzfeld With: Robert De Niro, Edward Burns, Kelsey Grammer Action | Crime | Drama | Thriller 120 mins.
The Bang Bang Club
A drama based on the true-life experiences of four combat photographers capturing the final days of apartheid in South Africa. Dir: Steven Silver With: Ryan Phillippe, Malin Akerman, Taylor Kitsch Drama 106 mins.