Most Popular Afrikaans-Language Feature Films

1. Lethal Weapon 2 (1989) Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)
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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 | Comedy | Crime | Thriller 114 mins.
2. Elysium (2013) Elysium (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
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.
3. District 9 (2009) District 9 (2009)
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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.
4. Blood Diamond (2006) Blood Diamond (2006)
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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.
5. Safe House (2012) Safe House (2012)
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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.
6. Invictus (2009) Invictus (2009)
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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.
7. Zulu (2013) Zulu (2013)
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Policemen Ali Sokhela and Brian Epkeen investigate the brutal murder of a young white woman, apparently provoked by the availability of a new illegal drug and somehow connected to the disappearance of black street children. Dir: Jérôme Salle With: Orlando Bloom, Forest Whitaker, Conrad Kemp Crime | Drama | Thriller 110 mins.
8. Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013) Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)
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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.
9. The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980) The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980)
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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.
10. The Bang Bang Club (2010) The Bang Bang Club (2010)
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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 Biography | Drama | History 106 mins.