Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Senegal"


1. The Guns of Navarone (1961)

158 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.6
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A British team is sent to cross occupied Greek territory and destroy the massive German gun emplacement that commands a key sea channel.

Director: J. Lee Thompson | Stars: David Niven, Gregory Peck, Anthony Quinn, Anthony Quayle

Votes: 38,289

2. The Amazing Race (2001– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Game-Show

7.6
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Multiple teams race around the globe for $1,000,000 to 'amazing' locations.

Stars: Phil Keoghan, Jet McCoy, Cord McCoy, Herbert 'Flight Time' Lang

Votes: 12,181

3. Human (I) (2015)

190 min | Documentary

8.7
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A collection of stories about and images of our world, offering an immersion to the core of what it means to be human.

Director: Yann Arthus-Bertrand | Stars: Luis Cancu, Atman, Berthony, Bruno

Votes: 4,144

4. The Endless Summer (1966)

PG | 95 min | Documentary, Sport

7.8
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The crown jewel to ten years of Bruce Brown surfing documentaries. Brown follows two young surfers around the world in search of the perfect wave, and ends up finding quite a few in addition to some colorful local characters.

Director: Bruce Brown | Stars: Robert August, Michael Hynson, Lord James Blears, Bruce Brown

Votes: 4,175

5. Coup de torchon (1981)

Not Rated | 128 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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1938, in a French african colony. Lucien Cordier is the cop of this village, populated with blacks and a few whites (usually racialist and lustful). He is a washout, everyone (including his... See full summary »

Director: Bertrand Tavernier | Stars: Philippe Noiret, Isabelle Huppert, Stéphane Audran, Jean-Pierre Marielle

Votes: 3,916

6. The Story of Adele H (1975)

PG | 96 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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Adèle Hugo's unrequited love for a lieutenant.

Director: François Truffaut | Stars: Isabelle Adjani, Bruce Robinson, Sylvia Marriott, Joseph Blatchley

Votes: 6,008

7. The Last Adventure (1967)

M | 112 min | Adventure, Drama

7.4
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Two adventurers and best friends, Roland and Manu, are the victims of a practical joke that costs Manu his pilot's license. With seeming contrition, the jokesters tell Roland and Manu about... See full summary »

Director: Robert Enrico | Stars: Alain Delon, Lino Ventura, Joanna Shimkus, Serge Reggiani

Votes: 2,087

8. The French Minister (2013)

Not Rated | 113 min | Comedy

6.4
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65 Metascore

Alexandre Taillard de Vorms is tall and impressive, a man with style, attractive to women. He also happens to be the Minister of Foreign Affairs for the land of enlightenment: France. With ... See full summary »

Director: Bertrand Tavernier | Stars: Thierry Lhermitte, Raphaël Personnaz, Niels Arestrup, Bruno Raffaelli

Votes: 2,629 | Gross: $0.00M

9. Cessez-le-feu (2016)

103 min | History

6.5
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In the early 1920s, Georges Laffont, traumatized by the horrific trench warfar, decides to leave his life behind and travel to West Africa into the vast territories of Upper Volta in the ... See full summary »

Director: Emmanuel Courcol | Stars: Romain Duris, Céline Sallette, Grégory Gadebois, Julie-Marie Parmentier

Votes: 82

10. Moolaadé (2004)

Unrated | 124 min | Drama

7.7
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91 Metascore

When a woman shelters a group of girls from suffering female genital mutilation, she starts a conflict that tears her village apart.

Director: Ousmane Sembene | Stars: Fatoumata Coulibaly, Maimouna Hélène Diarra, Salimata Traoré, Dominique Zeïda

Votes: 2,899 | Gross: $0.21M

11. Fidelio: Alice's Odyssey (2014)

97 min | Drama, Romance

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Thirty-year-old Alice's occupation is rather unusual for a woman : she works as an engineer on a freighter. She loves her job and does it competently but even in a greasy blue overall a ... See full summary »

Director: Lucie Borleteau | Stars: Ariane Labed, Melvil Poupaud, Anders Danielsen Lie, Pascal Tagnati

Votes: 513 | Gross: $0.00M

12. Black Girl (1966)

Not Rated | 65 min | Drama

7.5
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72 Metascore

A black girl from Senegal becomes a servant in France.

Director: Ousmane Sembene | Stars: Mbissine Thérèse Diop, Anne-Marie Jelinek, Robert Fontaine, Momar Nar Sene

Votes: 1,914

13. Planet Ocean (2012)

94 min | Documentary

7.9
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Dive into our planet's greatest mysteries with a team of international underwater cinematographers as they explore the breathtaking bond between humanity and the ocean.

Directors: Yann Arthus-Bertrand, Michael Pitiot | Star: Josh Duhamel

Votes: 1,113

14. Truands (2007)

107 min | Crime, Thriller

5.6
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A Parisian criminal gang fall apart after challenges to the gang's leader lessen his influence.

Director: Frédéric Schoendoerffer | Stars: Benoît Magimel, Philippe Caubère, Béatrice Dalle, Olivier Marchal

Votes: 1,243

15. The Southern Star (1969)

M | 104 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

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In 1912 West Africa, diamond tycoon Kramer hires penniless American fortune hunter Dan Rockland, who's posing as a geologist, but when a huge diamond is found, everyone wants to steal it.

Directors: Sidney Hayers, Orson Welles | Stars: George Segal, Ursula Andress, Orson Welles, Ian Hendry

Votes: 307

16. Super Fly T.N.T. (1973)

R | 87 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.4
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A Harlem drug dealer and his girlfriend retire to Rome, where he joins an African revolution.

Director: Ron O'Neal | Stars: Ron O'Neal, Roscoe Lee Browne, Sheila Frazier, Robert Guillaume

Votes: 223

17. Winged Migration (2001)

G | 89 min | Documentary

8.0
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82 Metascore

Documentary on the migratory patterns of birds, shot over the course of three years on all seven continents.

Directors: Jacques Perrin, Jacques Cluzaud, Michel Debats | Stars: Jacques Perrin, Philippe Labro

Votes: 10,675 | Gross: $10.76M

18. Joy en Afrique (1992 TV Movie)

100 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

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Director: Bob Palunco | Stars: Zara Whites, Babette, Roberto Malone, Thierry Bart

Votes: 37

19. La piovra 6 - L'ultimo segreto (1992)

622 min | Crime, Drama

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In Episode 1, The Killing Attempt, police detective Davide Licata survives badly wounded, so much so that his personal and love life will be affected. In Episode 2, The Core, he is tempted ... See full summary »

Stars: Vittorio Mezzogiorno, Remo Girone, Ferruccio De Ceresa, Xavier Deluc

Votes: 331

20. Running the Sahara (2007)

102 min | Documentary, Sport

7.1
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Three men attempt to become the first humans to run coast to coast across the Sahara Desert.

Director: James Moll | Stars: Matt Damon, Charlie Engle, Kevin Lin, Ray Zahab

Votes: 478

21. City Life (1990)

251 min | Documentary

7.1
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A kaleidoscopic panorama of the world.A visual anthology of twelve short stories by twelve innovative directors from all over the world.

Directors: Alejandro Agresti, Gábor Altorjay, José Luis Guerín, Clemens Klopfenstein, Tato Kotetishvili, William Mbaye Ousmane, Eagle Pennell, Dick Rijneke, Mrinal Sen, Mildred Van Leeuwaarden, Krzysztof Kieslowski, Carlos Reichenbach, Béla Tarr

Votes: 108

22. Real, la película (2005)

90 min | Documentary, Sport

6.2
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Five story strands -- some real, some fictionalized -- comprise this officially sanctioned film of Real Madrid, the second richest soccer club in the world.

Director: Borja Manso | Stars: Javier Albalá, David Beckham, Jessica Bohl, Raúl Bravo

Votes: 823

23. Wùlu (2016)

95 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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A young man begins trafficking cocaine and quickly becomes embroiled in the Malian drug ring.

Director: Daouda Coulibaly | Stars: Ibrahim Koma, Inna Modja, Quim Gutiérrez, Olivier Rabourdin

Votes: 101

24. 500 Years Later (2005)

106 min | Documentary

7.1
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Crime, drugs, HIV/AIDS, poor education, inferiority complex, low expectation, poverty, corruption, poor health, and underdevelopment plagues people of African descent globally - Why? 500 ... See full summary »

Director: Owen Alik Shahadah | Stars: Kolfi Adu, Sona Jobarteh, Hunter Adams III, Hakim Adi

Votes: 172

25. 'Non', ou A Vã Glória de Mandar (1990)

110 min | Drama, History, War

7.1
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Episodes from entire military history of Portugal are told through flashbacks as a professorish soldier recounts them while marching through a Portuguese African colony in 1973. He easily ... See full summary »

Director: Manoel de Oliveira | Stars: Luís Miguel Cintra, Diogo Dória, Miguel Guilherme, Luís Lucas

Votes: 703

26. Exodus (2016)

105 min | Documentary

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Observational documentary about people as refugees and asylum seekers in many geographical locations such as Germany, Brazil, Western Sahara, Myanmar, Cuba, South Sudan.

Director: Hank Levine | Stars: Wagner Moura, Jule Böwe

27. While There's War There's Hope (1974)

116 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Pietro Chiocca shifts from hydraulic pumps to heavy war weapons selling. He starts traveling all around the third world looking for clients, and contract by contract his economic situation ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Silvia Monti, Alessandro Cutolo, Matilde Costa Giuffrida

Votes: 311

28. Motherland (2010)

123 min | Documentary

8.2
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Motherland is the most powerful documentary on Africa. Fusing history, culture, politics, and contemporary issues, Motherland sweeps across Africa to tell a new story of a dynamic continent... See full summary »

Director: Owen Alik Shahadah | Stars: Molefi Kete Asante, Amiri Baraka, Harry Belafonte, Tony Browder

Votes: 62

29. Hyenas (1992)

110 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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A once-prosperous Senegalese village has been falling further into poverty year by year until the village's elders are reduced to selling town possessions to pay debts. Linguère, a former ... See full summary »

Director: Djibril Diop Mambéty | Stars: Ami Diakhate, Djibril Diop Mambéty, Mansour Diouf, Calgou Fall

Votes: 572

30. Aujourd'hui (I) (2012)

86 min | Drama

6.4
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Satché is about to die. He decides to make his last day on this world the day of his life.

Director: Alain Gomis | Stars: Saul Williams, Djolof Mbengue, Anisia Uzeyman, Aïssa Maïga

Votes: 181

31. Les statues meurent aussi (1953)

30 min | Documentary, Short

7.7
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A documentary of black art.

Directors: Ghislain Cloquet, Chris Marker, Alain Resnais | Stars: Jean Négroni, François Mitterrand, Pope Pius XII, Sugar Ray Robinson

Votes: 793

32. The Black Decameron (1972)

98 min | Adventure

6.1
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Five unrelated tales: (1) "The Ravishing Queen" / "La Reina Bella", in which the queen choses a king by devious endurance tests of the pretendants; (2) "The Punished Lovers", in which a ... See full summary »

Director: Piero Vivarelli | Stars: Beryl Cunningham, Djbril Diop, Line Senghor, Fatou Djame

Votes: 27

33. Les caprices d'un fleuve (1996)

111 min | Adventure, Drama

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In 1785, Jean-Franois de la Plaine is appointed by the King governor in West Africa, in a period when slavery was the rule.

Director: Bernard Giraudeau | Stars: Bernard Giraudeau, Richard Bohringer, Thierry Frémont, Roland Blanche

Votes: 253

34. Gros dégueulasse (1986)

88 min | Comedy

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Director: Bruno Zincone | Stars: Maurice Risch, Valérie Mairesse, Martin Lamotte, Jackie Sardou

Votes: 94

35. Más allá del jardín (1996)

90 min | Drama

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Palmira, a woman belonging to the Sevillian aristocracy, as well known for her decrepitude and hypocrisy as the rest of her population, enters into an emotional crisis when she reaches maturity.

Director: Pedro Olea | Stars: Concha Velasco, Fernando Guillén, Manuel Bandera, Andrea Occhipinti

Votes: 156

36. Président (2006)

97 min | Drama, Thriller

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Mathieu, a bright student, falls in love with Nahema, who happens to be the President of the Republic's daughter. The President, a loving but invading father, finally accepts him as his ... See full summary »

Director: Lionel Delplanque | Stars: Albert Dupontel, Jérémie Renier, Claude Rich, Mélanie Doutey

Votes: 497

37. Under Fire: Journalists in Combat (2011)

90 min | Documentary

7.5
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74 Metascore

Journalism in times of war has become an increasingly lethal and traumatic endeavor for the men and women who face constant threats to their lives and psyches. With the death toll ... See full summary »

Director: Martyn Burke | Stars: Jeremy Bowen, Chris Hedges, Tim Hetherington, Jon Steele

Votes: 75

38. La pirogue (2012)

87 min | Drama

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74 Metascore

A group of African men leave Senegal in a pirogue captained by a local fisherman to undertake the treacherous crossing of the Atlantic to Spain where they believe better lives and prospects are waiting for them.

Director: Moussa Touré | Stars: Souleymane Seye Ndiaye, Laïty Fall, Malaminé 'Yalenguen' Dramé, Balla Diarra

Votes: 307

39. Karmen Gei (2001)

86 min | Musical, Romance, Drama

6.3
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67 Metascore

Like every Carmen, Karmen Geï is about the conflict between infinite desire for freedom and the laws, conventions, languages, the human limitations which constrain that desire.

Director: Joseph Gaï Ramaka | Stars: Djeïnaba Diop Gaï, Magaye Niang, Stephanie Biddle, Thierno Ndiaye Doss

Votes: 189

40. Debtocracy (2011)

75 min | Documentary

7.9
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Debtocracy seeks the causes of the Greek debt crisis and proposes solutions sidelined by the government and the dominant media. It follows countries like Ecuador that created debt Audit Commissions and tracks this process in Greece.

Directors: Aris Chatzistefanou, Katerina Kitidi | Stars: Samir Amin, Hugo Arias, Alain Badiou, Gerard Dumenil

Votes: 643

41. L'afrance (2001)

90 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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El Hadj is studying in Paris. He is one of the young Senegalese men who have come to Paris since the French colony became independent to get a good education so that he can serve his ... See full summary »

Director: Alain Gomis | Stars: Djolof Mbengue, Delphine Zingg, Samir Guesmi, Théophile Sowié

Votes: 89

42. Electra (2014)

90 min | Drama

7.5
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The story is a contemporary version of the ancient Greek myth of Electra. Electra is a young girl foreigner in her own land, as well as in other lands. The only place she could seek her ... See full summary »

Director: Petros Sevastikoglou | Stars: Karyofyllia Karabeti, Sofia Kokkali, Lambros Ktenavos, M. Ohilebo

Votes: 16

43. Les pirogues des hautes terres (2012 TV Movie)

95 min | History

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Director: Olivier Langlois | Stars: Pascale Arbillot, Urbain Cancelier, Antoine Chappey, Oumar Diaw

Votes: 15

44. Ndeysaan (2001)

90 min | Drama

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Mythical story about a fishing village on the south coast of Senegal. Two men in the village are both in love with the same beautiful girl.

Director: Mansour Sora Wade | Stars: Hubert Koundé, Rokhaya Niang, Gora Seck, Alioune Ndiaye

Votes: 85

45. Et la lumière fut (1989)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

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The film depicts daily life in an Senegalian village. The people sleep, eat, make love, pray for rain, et cetera, while civilization, by way of timber trucks and tree fellers, is slowly ... See full summary »

Director: Otar Iosseliani | Stars: Sigalon Sagna, Saly Badji, Binta Cissé, Marie-Christine Dieme

Votes: 224

46. Le Grand Voyage (2015)

98 min | Documentary

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Director: Liliana Dias

47. The Shape of Water (2006)

70 min | Documentary

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THE SHAPE OF WATER (narrator: Susan Sarandon) Interweaves the intimate and powerful stories of Khady, Oraiza, Bilkusben, Dona Antonia, Gila - living in Senegal, Brazil, India, and Jerusalem... See full summary »

Director: Kum-Kum Bhavnani

Votes: 9

48. C'est beau une ville la nuit (2006)

90 min | Drama

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Adapted from the best-seller, the films is a road movie full of music and poetry, driving us from the hot districts of Marseille, to Paris, Montrealand Dakar. Paulo, the young writer, ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Bohringer | Stars: Richard Bohringer, Romane Bohringer, Robinson Stévenin, François Négret

Votes: 53

49. N: The Madness of Reason (2014)

102 min | Documentary

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A French encyclopaedist tries to complete his life's work from beyond death. N is a story of an unusual obsession. Hovering between dream and reality, this magical film plays on the ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Krüger | Stars: Hamadoun Kassogué, Michael Lonsdale, Wendyam Sawadogo, Vieux Farka Touré

Votes: 73

50. Jackson Five in Africa (2009)

60 min | Documentary

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Motown's pop sensation group The Jackson Five visit Senegal, Africa in 1974.

Director: Mamadou Johnny Sekka | Stars: Robert Hooks, Marlon Jackson, Michael Jackson, Randy Jackson