Poet Don Mattera calls it the only country in Africa without a name, but a direction. Stars: The following is a partial chronological list of movies set in the Southern United States: This film, television or video-related list is incomplete ; you can help by expanding it with reliably sourced additions . | PG-13 Apartheid South Africa looked after white people and nobody else. Director: | Gross: Craig Freimond This is the story about the impact on his marriage, his life, and his family. Shelley Meskin, Votes: Louw Verwey, Votes: With Kenneth Nkosi, Rapulana Seiphemo, Jodie Whittaker, Zandile Msutwana. | I watched this when I was growing up and don't recall the details but it was controversial upon release and deserves to be watched again. 498,579 David O'Hara, London. $0.02M, The most notorious bank robber in South African history played by an American actor ;-), PG-13 Comedy, Drama. A great adventure and buddy-film from start to finish. Intense and gripping from the opening scene to the end. Presley Chweneyagae, | Jerry Mofokeng, Stanley Baker, Director: The true consequences was not a blessing to her, and her children. Denzel Washington, Stars: When he gets a gig at a local bar, he has to find a way of keeping it a secret. ... See full summary ». | Gross: Adventure, Comedy. One of the funniest movies I watched growing up. Verenigde Staten Drama / Romantiek 88 minuten geregisseerd door W.S. Sam Neill, White Wedding | 637,702 $5.90M. | Kevin Kline, A white boy is somehow raised by a Coloured (mixed race) woman in South Africa. Stars: PG Riaad Moosa, Jack Thompson, Leon Schuster, | | Stars: Stars: | Nathalie Boltt, Votes: A story based on childhood friendship between a young white and black South African boys. Amazingly she's still alive and shown at the end of this beautiful and intense drama about racism. James Booth. There, a broken promise returns to haunt him with ... See full summary ». Stars: | Gross: Bruce Beresford | Director: $57.37M. Elvis, a loyal, committed, very decent bridegroom-to-be, leaves Johannesburg to pick up his best friend and best man Tumi in Durban. Sophie Okonedo, Sandra Prinsloo, White wedding seems to be, on the surface, a comedy about a wedding in contemporary South Africa, but it touches on quite a few important issues. Comedy, Drama, As children, Rhino and Zulu were best friends, until an incident causes them to go their separate ways. Get a sneak peek of the new version of this page. $8.32M. Stars: Vincent Ebrahim, Richard Attenborough Based on the Nobel Prize winner JM Coetzee's novel. About Kevin Lewis who grew up in poverty but survived to make a better life for himself and his family. Director: Director: PG-13 The life and career of Andre Stander, a South African police officer turned bank robber. Another gem produced by my friend Ronnie Apteker. Director: Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Stars: Kagiso Kuypers, Votes: Winner of the 2006 Oscar for Best Foreign Language Movie, Tsotsi is gritty, raw and profoundly moving.A tale of teenage angst in modern South Africa, it is set in the hard world of the Johannesburg townships. Biography, Drama, History. It's a little slow in injecting more serious matters--leftover apartheid characteristics in today's SA, human integrity, the age-old clash between traditional and modern ways, the importance of friendship--because at heart the movie is a comedy. Tony Kgoroge, The film gives a dispassionate appraisal of the motivations behind the policy of apartheid and of whether the practice of segregation provides a satisfactory, long-term solution. Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller. Desperate to win back his ex-girlfriend, he goes off on an adventure throughout London to find her, picking up some odd helpers along the way. I can describe the experience of reading any Hammond Innes book is to say it feels like I'm reading a 1950's black & white movie. | Director: Teddy Mattera | Gross: An appealing, feel-good movie about love, commitment, intimacy, friendship, and the host of maddening obstacles that can get in the way of a happy ending. Mpho Lovinga, Beware the hired help ... Ava came on board because she has faith in the movie and is an ardent admirer of Ramin’s work. An appealing, feel-good movie about love, commitment, intimacy, friendship, and the host of maddening obstacles that can get in the way of a happy ending. | Ronnie Nyakale, i fact the only thing missing from the movie are some normal white S.Africans lol) Ultimately charmed by Elvis' infectious spirit, everyone surrounding him becomes determined to get him to his destination.Meanwhile, poor Ayanda is watching her dream unravel as she wrestles with problems of her own -- from questioning whether there's any truth to Elvis' preposterous excuses of why he might not get to the church on time, being caught between European and African traditions as her mother (Sylvia Mngxekeza) has a very different idea about how the wedding should be orchestrated, and dealing with the unexpected arrival of Tony (Mbulelo Grootboom), a slick old boyfriend with a questionable agenda.WHITE WEDDING subtly interweaves South Africa's history as bride, groom, friends and lovers are forced to look at the meaning of marriage, fidelity, honesty and the two sides to every story. Max Bua leaves his country life behind in hopes of becoming a doctor in Johannesburg, though the big city has different plans for him. | Jack Hawkins, Drama, History, War. Action, Biography, Crime. | PG | Gavin Hood Bronwen Hughes The White South book. If you want to continue to explore the fascinating world of "WandaVision," we have you covered with some inspired recommendations. Director: Denise Newman. Director: 119 min 107 min Cy Endfield | Director: 111 min Bess Finney, 10,330 Then one day, James (Jim Sturgess) appears, wanting to ... See full summary ». Edward Woodward, Cassim is a young Muslim man who works in his father's fabric shop in Johannesburg. After having an affair with a student, a Cape Town professor moves to the Eastern Cape, where he gets caught up in a mess of post-apartheid politics. White Shadows in the South Seas (1928) mijn stem. Jennifer Connelly, Down-on-his-luck Carter has recently become homeless, single and unemployed. David James, Stars: | R | G 6th January 2021 7th January 2021 by Linda van Tilburg The persecution of people living with albinism condition in South Africa has prompted British film-maker Luke Bradford to put a spotlight on the horrific crimes that are still taking place – in a short film called ‘ White Gold ’. This film clearly shows the British hypocrisy in Africa. | 105 min 119 min Tell us what you think about this feature. | A historic battle the Zulu nation and the British empire. | Djimon Hounsou, | A young hoodlum's rise from a small-time criminal to a powerful crime entrepreneur during the turbulent years before and after the fall of apartheid. Nelson Mandela, in his first term as President of South Africa, initiates a unique venture to unite the Apartheid-torn land: enlist the national rugby team on a mission to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup. R Leon Schuster, Clint Eastwood 112 min Crime, Drama. In South Africa, a country of 14 million people, 4 out of 5 people are black. | Jeffrey Zekele, | Gross: Top 20 South African Movies. Stars: R $30.03M. The White Tiger rides the surge in streamed south Asian stories. Read 19 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Percy Matsemela, Stars: | Ralph Ziman Natalie Becker, | Leonard DiCaprio transforms himself into a South African soldier for hire doing dirty work for a corrupt general played by Arnold Vosloo (The Mummy, The Mummy Returns). 0 of 1 people found this review helpful. Terry Pheto, Votes: Stars: A South African preacher goes to search for his wayward son, who has committed a crime in the big city. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. | A black girl born to white parents during Apartheid South Africa was a national sensation. Director: | Dominated by his boss, who cracks onto female clientele, Tom tries to apologise. Eriq Ebouaney, Votes: Adventure, Drama, Thriller. Nine years later,he is discovered and taken away. 5,281 | Director: Boxer Matty Burton suffers a serious head injury during a fight. A coloured woman in South Africa finds a white baby on her doorstep and raises him as her own. Dawid Minnaar. Faizon Love, Stars: $0.00M. | Muntu Ndebele. #FARMLANDS Official Site: https://goo.gl/PKkfAhThank you so much for watching this series from South Africa. And what happens to them as they grow up. ... An intense drama involving a brutal rape of a white South African woman, and how her racist father's reconciles with reality of her choice to keep the baby of her rapist. A true classic for slapstick and humour, and a must see. A great adaptation of the memoirs of Nelson Mandela. | Frank (Ray Winstone) is confined to a residential home, stricken with Alzheimer's - past, present and future steadily disintegrating. Gray Hofmeyr Drama, Thriller. | Tsotsi (which means "thug" in township patois) gets more than he bargains for when he steals a car and finds he's got a baby to look after. 101 min Justin Chadwick | They will make you laugh, make you cry but more than that they'll educate you about my beloved country. Jessica Haines, | 8,172 The two then begin the journey to Capetown to start rehearsing for Elvis' wedding to the beautiful Ayandawill then journey on to Cape Town to begin rehearsals for Elvis's wedding to the beautiful Ayanda. Thomas Jane, Darrell Roodt Mothusi Magano, A medicine man is sent looking for the son of his tribal king, and brings back an American golfer and a host of goons intent on keeping him in the golf tournament. 94 min Top 20 Movies About Technology Gone Wrong. 157 min | Biography, Drama. | 109 min PG-13 106 min | Gross: Director: | A young groom and his best man lost on the road trip to … | Biography, Drama, History. | Gross: South African journalist Donald Woods is forced to flee the country, after attempting to investigate the death in custody of his friend, the black activist Steve Biko. Deborah Kara Unger, Votes: This FAQ is empty. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. Christmas. Riaad Moosa stars as a son of a Indian-muslim shopkeeper in Fordsburg, Johannesburg - a suburb known for it's muslim and Indian culture. Robert Whitehead. If you like movies about the underdog making it, you'll love this story also set in the modern day Johannesburg aka Egoli, the city of gold. Matt Damon, Tony Kgoroge. PG | A comic allegory about a traveling Bushman who encounters modern civilization and its stranger aspects, including a clumsy scientist and a band of revolutionaries. | Wabei Siyolwe, Votes: Maybe the best South African movie ever made in my opinion. | 94 min The two then begin the journey to Capetown to start rehearsing for Elvis' wedding to the beautiful Ayandawill then journey on to Cape Town to begin rehearsals for Elvis's wedding to the beautiful Ayanda. N!xau, | Biko was murdered by the police working for Apartheid government at age 31. Drama. 'The Voice' Season 13 Winner Is Here -- Find Out Who Won! South Africa's greatest comedian at his very best. Elvis, a loyal, committed, very decent bridegroom-to-be, leaves Johannesburg to pick up his best friend and best man Tumi in Durban. Thank you Clint Eastwood for making this film while Nelson Mandela was still alive. Rapulana Seiphemo, (2009). Biography, Drama, History. Certainly it stands out for it's depth of story telling, the character development and humour. Director: Was this review helpful to you? Aliens "land" above Soweto, the largest black township west of Johannesburg and chaos ensues as the world tries to understand this phenomenon. | Robert Hobbs, Votes: 85 min Gray Hofmeyr | $115.65M. ‘The Voice’ Winner Chloe Kohanski Kills ‘White Wedding’ Duet With Billy Idol (Video). It's so hard to top the story and humour of this comedic adventure. This was also the most expensive film made in my country at $30 million budget from Peter Jackon's production company. | Gross: $0.07M. | | 52,435 | Josette Simon, 141 min Patrick Mofokeng, Votes: | 149,652 You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. Follow everyone's favorite troublemakers—Stan, Kyle, Cartman and Kenny--from the very beginning of their unforgettable adventu Leon Schuster has made people laugh for decades and this may be his peak. Beautiful, funny, emotional, deep and surprising at moments. $2.91M. | Stars: Former prime minister Tony Abbott says that around 400 white farmers have been murdered in South Africa over the past 12 months. White South Africans (Afrikaans: Blankes/Europeërs) are South Africans with of European origin, as well as certain parts of West Asia. | Director: Drama, Family. Lida Botha, | Neill Blomkamp He rejected, he takes drastic action.. Anna is stuck: she's approaching 30 and living like a hermit in her mum's garden shed, avoiding fully living her life due to the fact that she is crippled by the loss of her twin brother. R | The Film Catalogue. Australian soldiers working for the British Empire in South Africa during the Anglo-Boer war get the short-end of the stick when they try to stand up for truth and justice. Director: Ashley Lazarus Leonardo DiCaprio, Based on the true story of a black girl who was born to two white Afrikaner parents in South Africa during the apartheid era. Drama. Terri Treas. 1,681 26,436 This is my list of the best South African movies ever made. THE WHITE SOUTH Add the first question. Karen Valentine, R Stars: Director: | A hard hitting look at life inside the "slums" of Johannesburg. It's modern day South Africa and in Cape Town the beautiful Ayanda (Zandile Msutwana) is just days away from achieving her lifelong dream: the perfect white wedding. | Gross: John Malkovich, Vusi Kunene, RMIT ABC Fact Check takes a look at the data. A chronicle of Terri Hooley's life, a record-store owner instrumental in developing Belfast's punk-rock scene. Director: Morgan Freeman, PG The only problem is that her husband-to-be, the sweet, committed Elvis (Kenneth Nkosi), is 1,000 miles away with his childhood friend and best-man Tumi (Rapulana Seiphemo).What should be a simple, straightforward journey gets seriously derailed, forcing Elvis, Tumi and Rose (Jodie Whittaker), a footloose English doctor they meet along the way to tackle directional mishaps, car accidents, a tag-along goat, and a potentially dangerous encounter with a bar full of redneck Afrikaners seemingly stuck in the era of Apartheid. James Earl Jones, An incredibly deep story of a preacher and his son who committed a crime in the big city. | Gross: Relive the dawn of the South Park era, with legendary episodes of the groundbreaking, Emmy® Award-winning animated classic. Movies. Israel Matseke-Zulu, David Ramsey, This film was released when I was born but I only watched in 2013. A young groom and his best man lost on the road trip to the wedding, run into a young English doctor. Naomie Harris, R When the chips are down and everything seems lost, it's good to have a best friend. John Waters, Set against South Africa's breathtaking landscapes, WHITE WEDDING is a high-spirited modern day road comedy about love, commitment, intimacy, friendship, and the unbelievable obstacles that can get in the way of a fairy-tale ending.Ayanda (Zandie Msutwana) is just days away from her lifelong dream of a modern 'white wedding,' complete with a dazzling dress, dozens of bridesmaids, a flamboyant wedding planner and large reception at a fancy hotel. Title: In linguistic, cultural and historical terms, they are generally divided into the Afrikaans-speaking descendants of the Dutch East India Company's original settlers, known as Afrikaners, and the Anglophone descendants of predominantly British colonists. Marius Weyers, Maybe the movie that brought Leon Schuster, South Africa's most successful comedic actor to prominence. Joey Rasdien, Jason Cope, A story about family, about father and son, about old and new South Africa, and finding your voice. Stars: Written by My friend Ronnie Apteker produced this gem. | THE WHITE SOUTH on Amazon.com. | Gross: Set against South Africa’s beautifully varied landscapes, this high-spirited comedy is a feel-good movie about love, commitment, intimacy, friendship and all the maddening obstacles that can get in the way of a happy ending. A fisherman, a smuggler, and a syndicate of businessmen match wits over the possession of a priceless diamond. Terry Pheto, Directed by Jann Turner. See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc. Richard Harris, They meet up again as adults when Zulu, who has spent years in the United States, has... See full summary », Director: Drama, History, War. | 134 min Tells the story of a young man desperate to come of age before time runs out. PG Looking for something else to watch? 100 min | Steve Jacobs Astronomy buff Ollie Kepler moves in with his best friend after losing his fiancée, only to be drawn back to the place of her death. Six days in the violent life of a young Johannesburg gang leader. | Menu. Action, Crime, Drama. Alice Krige, Thumi Melamu. Stars: A young man from the rural areas moves to Johannesburg, the New York City of Africa, and encounters a series of adventures as a praise singer at funerals. Stars: Violence ensues after an extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth finds a kindred spirit in a government agent exposed to their biotechnology. 138 min 143 min | Gross: (FYI NOTE - most white South Africans are NOT like that. An unsettling drama that cinematically captures and recreates the psycho-analytic experience. Three Australian lieutenants are court martialed for executing prisoners as a way of deflecting attention from war crimes committed by their superior officers. The White Tiger is released on Netflix on Friday 22nd January 2021. Comedy. $37.49M. 98 min Stars: $0.68M. André Rossouw, White Gold movie on muti-killings, albinism featuring South Africans heading for Oscars? Not Rated 107 min Richard Harris and James Earl-Jones show case why they are acting legends. Anthony Fabian John Matshikiza, 12,071 | Use the HTML below. Charles S. Dutton, Votes: Katinka Heyns It will make you laugh, it will make you cry. | Idris Elba, Moreover, if you are a big movie buff, then you are at the right place, as here you can Download various other movies apart from the White Wedding. Dexter Fletcher, An intense drama involving a brutal rape of a white South African woman, and how her racist father's reconciles with reality of her choice to keep the baby of her rapist. 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