Most Popular Swahili-Language Feature Films
The Lion King
Lion cub and future king Simba searches for his identity. His eagerness to please others and penchant for testing his boundaries sometimes gets him into trouble. Dir: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff With: Matthew Broderick, Jeremy Irons, James Earl Jones Animation | Adventure | Drama | Family | Musical 89 mins.
Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George. Dir: Mark Waters With: Lindsay Lohan, Jonathan Bennett, Rachel McAdams Comedy 97 mins.
The Fifth Estate
A dramatic thriller based on real events that reveals the quest to expose the deceptions and corruptions of power that turned an Internet upstart into the 21st century's most fiercely debated organization. Dir: Bill Condon With: Benedict Cumberbatch, Daniel Brühl, Carice van Houten Biography | Drama | Thriller 128 mins.
A group of Iraq War veterans looks to clear their name with the U.S. military, who suspect the four men of committing a crime for which they were framed. Dir: Joe Carnahan With: Liam Neeson, Bradley Cooper, Sharlto Copley Action | Adventure | Thriller 117 mins.
The Last King of Scotland
Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970s Dir: Kevin Macdonald With: James McAvoy, Forest Whitaker, Gillian Anderson Biography | Drama | History 121 mins.
The Constant Gardener
A widower is determined to get to the bottom of a potentially explosive secret involving his wife's murder, big business, and corporate corruption. Dir: Fernando Meirelles With: Ralph Fiennes, Rachel Weisz, Hubert Koundé Drama | Mystery | Thriller 129 mins.
Out of Africa
In 20th century colonial Kenya, a Danish baroness/plantation owner has a passionate love affair with a free-sprited big-game hunter. Dir: Sydney Pollack With: Meryl Streep, Robert Redford, Klaus Maria Brandauer Biography | Drama | Romance 161 mins.
Stuart Shepard finds himself trapped in a phone booth, pinned down by an extortionist's sniper rifle. Dir: Joel Schumacher With: Colin Farrell, Kiefer Sutherland, Forest Whitaker Mystery | Thriller 81 mins.
The African Queen
In Africa during WW1, a gin-swilling riverboat owner/captain is persuaded by a strait-laced missionary to use his boat to attack an enemy warship. Dir: John Huston With: Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Morley Adventure | Romance | War 105 mins.
Mighty Joe Young
After Mighty Joe Young is brought to America for safety reasons, he escapes and rampages through Hollywood, spurred by tormentors out for revenge. Dir: Ron Underwood With: Bill Paxton, Charlize Theron, Rade Serbedzija Action | Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Sci-Fi | Thriller 114 mins.