MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 12,608 this week

Windprints (1989)

 -  Action | Drama | Thriller  -  29 June 1990 (UK)
6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 196 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 1 critic

A South African video journalist is sent to neighboring Namibia to do a story on a man who has been going around and killing black laborers. The killer, Nhadiep, has an almost mythical ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(additional writer), (additional writer), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 44 titles
created 11 Sep 2011
 
a list of 544 titles
created 14 Mar 2012
 
TV
a list of 150 titles
created 07 Aug 2012
 
a list of 5996 titles
created 08 Jun 2013
 
a list of 16 titles
created 10 Oct 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Windprints" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Windprints (1989)

Windprints (1989) on IMDb 6.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Windprints.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

A Woman's Guide to Adultery (TV Series 1993)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

The story of three women who are involved in adulterous affairs - and Rose, who believes that anyone who sleeps with another's husband is committing a crime against womanhood. Ah, but how ... See full summary »

Stars: Theresa Russell, Sean Bean, Amanda Donohoe
Essex Boys (2000)
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The film is based loosely around events in December 1995 that culminated in the murders of three drug dealers in Rettendon, Essex, UK. On 6th December Patrick Tate, Craig Rolfe and Tony ... See full summary »

Director: Terry Winsor
Stars: Charlie Creed-Miles, Sean Bean, Gareth Milne
Extremely Dangerous (TV Mini-Series 1999)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Stars: Juliet Aubrey, Sean Bean, Anthony Booth
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A dramatized speculation of what happened in November 1983 when Micky McAvoy and some of his mates planned a heist and were surprised when they discovered they'd stumbled across a large ... See full summary »

Director: Terry Winsor
Stars: Sean Bean, Trevor Byfield, Larry Lamb
Far North (2007)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A soldier's unexpected arrival affects two women's simple existence.

Director: Asif Kapadia
Stars: Michelle Yeoh, Michelle Krusiec, Sean Bean
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

To salve his guilty conscience an elder brother removes his disturbed younger sibling from a mental institution after a suicide attempt and tries to bring him back to mental competency ... See full summary »

Directors: Sergio Guerraz, Dominique Othenin-Girard
Stars: John Hurt, Julian Sands, Victoria Abril
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A criminal couple, hiding out in a remote property become the unwitting victims of a plot to blackmail them by the most unlikely of conspirators.

Director: Anthony Simmons
Stars: John Hurt, Karen Young, Cassie Barasch
Crusoe (2008–2009)
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Based on the novel written in 1719, this is said to be an action-packed period drama set in the 17th century, but with a contemporary take on race relations -- and a hero who will bear a ... See full summary »

Stars: Sam Neill, Philip Winchester, Tongayi Chirisa
Punters (TV Movie 1984)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Christopher Menaul
Stars: Mick Ward, Tom Davidson, Lesley Clare O'Neill
Faceless (TV Movie 2006)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A federal prosecutor goes deep undercover to take on the world of organized crime.

Director: Joe Carnahan
Stars: Alexis Kendra, Kali Majors, Kevin Alejandro
My Kingdom for a Horse (TV Series 1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Stars: Sean Bean, Jane Thornton, Sheila Hancock
Romeo.Juliet (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The tale centers on an eccentric bag lady who rescues the stray cats of Venice and puts them on a boat to set sail for the new world.

Director: Armondo Linus Acosta
Stars: John Hurt, Robert Powell, Francesca Annis
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Charles Rutherford
...
Anton van Heerden
...
Henning
Eric Nobbs ...
'Platvoet' du Plessis
Lesley Fong ...
Nhadiep
Kurt Egelhof ...
Pieterse
Dana Niehaus ...
Helmut
Trudie Taljaard ...
Marie
Goliath Davids ...
Wilsnath
Johan Kreuger ...
Rootman (as Johan Kruger)
Sarel Bocks ...
Joey
Freda Kaptein ...
Marta
Jonathan Goliath ...
Gerrit
Lida Botha ...
Karen
Julia Burazin ...
Joanna
Edit

Storyline

A South African video journalist is sent to neighboring Namibia to do a story on a man who has been going around and killing black laborers. The killer, Nhadiep, has an almost mythical status to both the white farmers and the black laborers with his ability to evade capture in the racially segregated country. Written by kamas716

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

29 June 1990 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

A szél nyomában  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Beautifully done!
5 March 1999 | by (Austin, Texas) – See all my reviews

This movie was beautifully done. Although it is paced slowly, the suspense kept me glued to the screen. The ending was a bit too abrupt, however.


8 of 13 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
rare, unobtainable film? kungfuflygirl
Umm...any ideas? elfgirl_with_a_mission
its on cable right now Pumpkinjack65
actress? ReinekeFuchs
Clips and Pics of Windprints lechmyr
Intelligent onegreendress
Discuss Windprints (1989) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?