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Happiness Is a Four-letter Word (2016)

Perfectionist Nandi seems to have the New South African Dream life within her grasp, black female partner in a major firm, marriage, the perfect house - but it all goes up in flames a few ... See full summary »

Director:

Thabang Moleya

Writers:

Nozizwe Cynthia Jele (original story), Busisiwe Ntintili
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1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Stevel Marc ... Fabian / Model
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chris Attoh ... Chris
Terence Bridgett Terence Bridgett ... Talent
Emmanuel Castis ... Le Roux
Tongayi Chirisa ... Thomas
Richard Lukunku Richard Lukunku ... Leo
Khanyi Mbau Khanyi Mbau ... Zaza
Tshiamo Molobi Tshiamo Molobi ... Lunga
Mmabatho Montsho Mmabatho Montsho ... Nandi
Renate Stuurman ... Princess
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Storyline

Perfectionist Nandi seems to have the New South African Dream life within her grasp, black female partner in a major firm, marriage, the perfect house - but it all goes up in flames a few months before the wedding. With her friends Zaza and Princess, Nandi will have to find out what truly makes her happy and then fight to get it. Written by Helena Spring

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black | woman | house | friend | wedding | See All (10) »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Awesome movie
16 February 2017 | by cdfiggy-73782See all my reviews

I enjoyed viewing this movie so much. The lead characters each played their roles with so much conviction. I recorded the film on my TV and have watched it over and over again and still have not gotten bored with it. I just ordered the book,but I cannot seem to order the DVD in the USA. Is there any way to order this DVD in the US?


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Country:

South Africa

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 February 2016 (South Africa) See more »

Filming Locations:

Johannesburg, South Africa

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$923,322
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Company Credits

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Ster-Kinekor Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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