Most Popular Swahili-Language Feature Films
The Lion King
Tricked into thinking he killed his father, a guilt ridden lion cub flees into exile and abandons his identity as the future King. 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.
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.
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 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.
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.
On the beaches of Kenya they're known as "Sugar Mamas" -- European women who seek out African boys selling love to earn a living... Dir: Ulrich Seidl With: Margarete Tiesel, Peter Kazungu, Inge Maux Drama 120 mins.
Un plan parfait
A successful woman in love tries to break her family curse of every first marriage ending in divorce, by dashing to the alter with a random stranger before marrying her boyfriend. Dir: Pascal Chaumeil With: Diane Kruger, Dany Boon, Alice Pol Action | Adventure | Comedy | Romance 104 mins.