Most Popular Feature Films


1. The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)

PG | 98 min | Comedy

6.8
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Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a ... See full summary »

Director: Jamie Uys | Stars: N!xau, Lena Farugia, Hans Strydom, Eiros

Votes: 13,587 | Gross: $6.29M

2. Road to your Heart (2014)

112 min | Adventure, Romance

6.6
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Basson has five days to make it to his father's funeral in Cape Town, but needs to complete certain tasks on this trip before he can call the family company his own. On the road he meets ... See full summary »

Director: Jaco Smit | Stars: Ivan Botha, DonnaLee Roberts, Marius Weyers, Franci Swanepoel

Votes: 490

3. Vir Altyd (2016)

100 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
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Childhood friends, Nina and Hugo chose different paths in life. Years later, Hugo returns to his hometown unbeknownst to him, the day before Nina's wedding. Events on the wedding day throw ... See full summary »

Director: Jaco Smit | Stars: Ivan Botha, DonnaLee Roberts, Elize Cawood, Wilson Dunster

Votes: 101

4. Sink (I) (2016)

115 min | Drama

8.5
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Rachel, a Mozambican domestic worker living in Johannesburg, is forced to make a life-changing decision after her daughter tragically dies whilst under the care of her employers; return to ... See full summary »

Director: Brett Michael Innes | Stars: Anel Alexander, Shoki Mokgapa, Jacques Bessenger, Amalia Uys

Votes: 122

5. Die Pro (2015)

90 min | Drama

6.1
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DIE PRO ("The Pro") tells the story of a young surfer, Tiaan Nothnagel, that has to come to terms with the accidental death of his best friend, Dirkie Lawrence, just before their last year ... See full summary »

Director: Andre Velts | Stars: Edwin van der Walt, Reine Swart, Vilje Maritz, Arno Greeff

Votes: 24

6. Jonathan: Die Movie (2016)

100 min | Comedy

7.4
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Jonathan, a dreamer and wannabe stand-up comedian in his late 20's, still lives with parents. After another failed open mic performance he gets drunk and crashes his father's car on the way... See full summary »

Director: Salmon de Jager | Stars: Anel Alexander, Jacques Bessenger, Rikus de Beer, Lüan de Jager

Votes: 24

7. As Jy Sing (2013)

108 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.0
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A conventional music teacher lives for his singing group who are outcasts at their sport-mad school. Circumstances force the group to stand up for what they believe in, because when they sing, they find meaning in life.

Director: Andre Odendaal | Stars: Bobby van Jaarsveld, Leah Van Niekerk, Bok van Blerk, Karlien van Jaarsveld

Votes: 82

8. Skoonheid (2011)

Unrated | 99 min | Drama

6.2
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Portrait of a closeted gay husband/father living a life of quiet middle-aged desperation who becomes fixated on a friend's handsome collegiate son, leading to an incident.

Director: Oliver Hermanus | Stars: Deon Lotz, Charlie Keegan, Michelle Scott, Albert Maritz

Votes: 1,424

9. Die Ongelooflike Avonture van Hanna Hoekom (2010)

90 min | Animation, Drama, Family

6.7
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Meet Hanna a teenage girl and her unconventional family. Hanna's family consists of Mana, her mother and painter. Her father, Gavin, a gay fashion designer. Hanna's stepfather, Beyer's a ... See full summary »

Director: Regardt van den Bergh | Stars: Anna-Mart van der Merwe, Gys de Villiers, Anneke Weidemann, Heléne Lombard

Votes: 58

10. 3 Needles (2005)

Not Rated | 127 min | Drama

6.7
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48 Metascore

A three-paneled look at the worldwide AIDS crisis: in Montreal, a porn actor (Ashmore) schemes to pass his mandatory blood test; a young nun (Sevigny) makes a personal sacrifice for the benefit of a South African village; in rural China, a black market operative (Liu) posing as a goverment-sanctioned blood drawer jeopardizes an entire village's safety.

Director: Thom Fitzgerald | Stars: Chloë Sevigny, Lucy Liu, Shawn Ashmore, Mabel Adams

Votes: 1,211

11. Ballade vir 'n Enkeling (2015)

139 min | Mystery

7.9
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After a prolific South African writer disappears, a journalist is motivated by ambition to uncover the writer's secret history.

Director: Quentin Krog | Stars: DonnaLee Roberts, Armand Aucamp, Rolanda Marais, Jacques Bessenger

Votes: 236

12. Lien se Lankstaanskoene (2013)

94 min | Drama

6.5
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When a single, alcoholic mother's state worsens, her high school daughter resorts to begging on the streets to support their family.

Director: Andre Odendaal | Stars: Carmen Pretorius, Franci Swanepoel, Tiaan Kelderman, Elize Cawood

Votes: 42

13. Poena is Koning (2007)

85 min | Biography, Comedy

6.8
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The journey of an up and coming musician.

Director: Willie Esterhuizen | Stars: Robbie Wessels, Gerhard Odendaal, Perlé van Schalkwyk, Lizz Meiring

Votes: 47

14. Four Corners (2013)

119 min | Crime, Thriller

6.7
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Fatherless and raised by his grandmother, thirteen year old Ricardo Galam lives in South Africa's Cape Flats, a unique and volatile sub culture dominated by two Number gangs, the 26 and 28.... See full summary »

Director: Ian Gabriel | Stars: Brendon Daniels, Jezriel Skei, Lindiwe Matshikiza, Irshaad Ally

Votes: 326

15. Hoofmeisie (2011)

98 min | Family

6.6
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Nadia van Heerden is a loving and ambitious orphan who dreams of becoming the head-girl of her school. Other girls have the same ambition but are not too worried about how they achieve it. ... See full summary »

Director: Morné du Toit | Stars: Mish'a el de Beer, Christel van den Bergh, Karen Fourie, Nazli George

Votes: 72

16. Modder en Bloed (2016)

136 min | Drama, History, Sport

8.3
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Set during the Anglo Boer War, prisoners of war take a stand against their captors

Director: Sean Else | Stars: Charlotte Salt, Josh Myers, Andre Jacobs, Greg Kriek

Votes: 63

17. Dis ek, Anna (2015)

Drama

8.4
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A successful businessman from Bloemfontein, South Africa, Danie du Toit's doorbell rings in the middle of the night. Outside the rain is pouring down. He puts on his gown, walks to the ... See full summary »

Director: Sara Blecher | Stars: Hykie Berg, Izel Bezuidenhout, Michelle Botha, Charlenè Brouwer

Votes: 156

18. Krotoa (2017)

History

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Krotoa, a feisty, bright, young 11 year old girl is removed from her close-knit Khoi tribe to serve Jan van Riebeeck, her uncle's trading partner. She is brought into the first Fort ... See full summary »

Director: Roberta Durrant | Stars: Armand Aucamp, Jacques Bessenger, Ernest St Clair, Roeline Daneel

19. Liefling die Movie (2010)

114 min | Musical

6.5
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Liefling Marais, is an adventure-loving young girl with a passion for life. She lives on a farm in Hartbeespoort with her father Simon, mother Linda, grandfather Karel, brother Kobus and ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Webber | Stars: Lika Berning, Bobby van Jaarsveld, Elize Cawood, Rouel Beukes

Votes: 81

20. Jou Romeo (2016)

90 min | Comedy, Romance

7.3
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When the budget gets cut for Romeo and Juliet, the drama geeks Yvette and Tyler have to think of a plan to save their production. However, this plan involves unforeseen consequences for the new hero of the show, Marko Marais.

Director: Andre Velts | Stars: Ruan Wessels, Elani Dekker, Christopher Van Der Westhuizen, Ruan Blum

Votes: 18

21. Dirkie (1969)

G | 81 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

7.2
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After a plane crash a young boy and his dog wander through the Kalahari desert.

Director: Jamie Uys | Stars: Wynand Uys, Jamie Uys, Lady Frolic of Belvedale, Wilhelm Esterhuizen

Votes: 261

22. Bakgat! (2008)

96 min | Comedy

6.4
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Wimpie Koekemoer - the biggest geek in school. He is constantly embarrassed by his conservative mother and his strange father, especially in front of girls. Wimpie dreams of being popular. ... See full summary »

Director: Henk Pretorius | Stars: Ivan Botha, Cherie van der Merwe, Altus Theart, Andrew Thompson

Votes: 244

23. Suurlemoen! (2014)

95 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

5.6
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Director: Vickus Strijdom | Stars: Tiaan Kelderman, Ben Pienaar, Aimee Ritchie, Pearl Monama

Votes: 28

24. Jagveld (2017)

102 min | Action

6.8
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Emma le Roux just wants to go home for the holidays. Gentle, beautiful, pacifist Emma. She's made the trip to her father's farm a thousand times. Piece of cake. But not today. Today she ... See full summary »

Director: Byron Davis | Stars: Leandie du Randt, Neels van Jaarsveld, Tim Theron

Votes: 14

25. Knysna (2014)

100 min | Comedy, Romance

6.0
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Dolf is a regular guy from a modest background in Knysna. He is content with his normal small town existence, his group of friends and his eccentric grandparents. His life is thrown upside ... See full summary »

Director: Andre Velts | Stars: Neels van Jaarsveld, Marguerite Wheatley, Emile Hager, Kaz McFadden

Votes: 61

26. Ongewenste Vreemdeling (1974)

105 min | Drama, Romance

6.2
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Director: Jans Rautenbach | Stars: Marius Weyers, Sandra Kotze, Barry Trengove, Marie du Toit

Votes: 5

27. Mooirivier (2015)

105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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Another first for South Africa's fast growing film industry - A multiple story line ensemble romantic dramedy capturing the essence of what love looks like in all it's different shapes and ... See full summary »

Directors: Rene van Rooyen, Tim Theron | Stars: Tim Theron, Anel Alexander, Nadia Beukes, Hykie Berg

Votes: 59

28. Lipstiek Dipstiek (1994)

96 min | Comedy

7.0
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Director: Willie Esterhuizen | Stars: Lizz Meiring, Francois Coertze, Julie Hartley, Jozua van der Lugt

Votes: 69

29. Vaselinetjie (2017)

Drama | Post-production

At the age of 8, Vaselinetjie is taken away by the Welfare and send to the orphanage. It's a strange, hard, dangerous world of rebel children, fierce house mothers,friends, first loves and where she finally finds true self-acceptance.

Director: Corne van Rooyen | Stars: Nicole Bond, Marguerite van Eeden, Shaleen Surtie-Richards, Royston Stoffels

30. Tess (I) (2016)

86 min | Drama

8.4
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When sex worker Tess falls pregnant, she has to fight to keep her past from swallowing her whole.

Director: Meg Rickards | Stars: Christia Visser, Brendon Daniels, Nse Ikpe-Etim, Dann Jaques Mouton

Votes: 40

31. Free State (2016)

98 min | Drama, Family, Romance

6.1
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A random act of kindness sparks a forbidden love affair between a white girl and an Indian man during the  Apartheid system in South Africa.

Director: Salmon de Jager | Stars: Nicola Breytenbach, Andrew Govender, Leleti Khumalo, Deon Lotz

Votes: 23

32. Strikdas (2015)

87 min | Comedy

6.5
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Willemien's life gets turned upside down the day she takes home the eccentric and bow tie-wearing Vossie. Set in the picturesque town of Stellenbosch, the story unfolds with Vossie ... See full summary »

Director: Stefan Nieuwoudt | Stars: Kaz McFadden, Leandie du Randt, Gys de Villiers, Elsabe Daneel

Votes: 60

33. Hollywood in my Huis (2014)

92 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.9
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Set against the backdrop of 2004's Matric dance, JANA VAN TONDER a wallflower who lives in an impoverished railway neighborhood with her dysfunctional parents, watches the Oscars and ... See full summary »

Director: Corne van Rooyen | Stars: Christia Visser, Edwin van der Walt, Nicola Hanekom, Louw Venter

Votes: 41

34. Stoute Boudjies (2010)

90 min | Comedy

5.7
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An Afrikaans sex comedy which follows the adventures of a third-year student and his buddy at their holiday job. Desperate to lose his virginity, he hooks up with a hot babe for some hanky ... See full summary »

Director: Willie Esterhuizen | Stars: Albert De Villiers, Angelique Pretorius, Gerhard Odendaal, Andrew Thompson

Votes: 52

35. Kampterrein (2017)

Comedy

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Director: Luhann Jansen | Stars: Therese Benade, Charlie Bouguenon, Juanita de Villiers, Edrien Erasmus

36. Twee Grade van Moord (2016)

98 min | Drama

8.4
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An Afrikaans film. Two women, two murders. One homicide reflects the ultimate act of self-centredness, the other the greatest selfless act of them all.

Director: Gerrit Schoonhoven | Stars: Sandra Prinsloo, Marius Weyers, Shaleen Surtie-Richards, Hilda Cronje

Votes: 17

37. Platteland (2011)

120 min | Action, Drama, Music

6.4
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Platteland features a stellar cast of actors and musicians and puts a vibrant new spin on some of the most popular Afrikaans hits of the past few years. It tells the story of Riana van ... See full summary »

Director: Sean Else | Stars: Lianie May, Bok van Blerk, Steve Hofmeyr, Jay du Plessis

Votes: 128

38. 'n Man Soos My Pa (2015)

Drama

7.8
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Juan return to Cape Town with his family from their life in England when he discovers his mother is dying. She insists she wants her conflicted son to reconcile with his alcoholic dad, but ... See full summary »

Director: Sean Else | Stars: Sandra Prinsloo, Greg Kriek, Deon Lotz, Antoinette Louw

Votes: 31

39. Panic Mechanic (1996)

102 min | Comedy

6.1
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When Hanky Pranky (alias Schucks), star of a candid camera TV show, loses his job to affirmative action, he applies for a job at a stress academy. It's not long before Schucks discovers his... See full summary »

Director: David Lister | Stars: Leon Schuster, Frantz Dobrowsky, Tolla van der Merwe, Nana Stapelberg

Votes: 148

40. Wolwedans in die Skemer (2012)

94 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

5.6
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Shrouded in a veil of mystery, Sonja Daneel arrives at the luxurious Hotel Njala, which belongs to the Joubert family, to start as the establishment's new receptionist. However, following a... See full summary »

Director: Jozua Malherbe | Stars: Rolanda Marais, David Louw, Desiré Gardner, Gérard Rudolf

Votes: 123

42. Semi-Soet (2012)

Comedy, Romance

7.1
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A young woman is desperate to save her company from a take-over. When she hears that being in a relationship will get her a deal, she hires a model to be her fake boyfriend.

Director: Joshua Rous | Stars: Anel Alexander, Nico Panagio, Sandra Vaughn, Louw Venter

Votes: 345

43. Karate Kallie (2009)

90 min | Comedy, Romance

6.7
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An Afrikaans story about a chubby 17-year old (Kallie) who struggles to fit in in his new school. On top of that, luck has it that he falls in love with the school bully's sister.

Director: Wimpie van der Merwe | Stars: Wynand van Vollenstee, Leani Lerm, Shaun Heath, Ruan Smith

Votes: 31

44. Klein Karoo (2013)

95 min | Romance

6.4
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Sometimes the first step to making a difference and following your dreams, is to follow your heart and find someone who shares those dreams with you.

Director: Regardt van den Bergh | Stars: Tim Theron, DonnaLee Roberts, Hykie Berg, Sisanda Henna

Votes: 114

45. Johnny is nie dood nie (2017)

106 min | Drama

8.8
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It is 2002. The lead singer of the Gereformeerde Blues Band, Johannes Kerkorrel, just committed suicide. A group of friends gather to celebrate his life and the passing of an era. Through ... See full summary »

Director: Christiaan Olwagen | Stars: Roelof Storm, Ludwig Binge, Rolanda Marais, Albert Pretorius

Votes: 23

46. Kwagga Strikes Back (1990)

92 min | Comedy

6.5
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Kwagga Robertse owns a farm shop in the fictional Southern African country of Nambabwe and usually cons foreign tourists by pretending to kill a lion, thus earning him the nickname 'Urumbo'... See full summary »

Director: David Lister | Stars: Leon Schuster, Bill Flynn, Casper de Vries, Michelle Bestbier

Votes: 273

47. Dis Koue Kos, Skat (2016)

106 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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When Clara Brand discovers that her husband is cheating on her with her friend and colleague, she plots her revenge, all the while juggling new friendships, new romances and the rediscovery of her passion for food.

Director: Etienne Fourie | Stars: Bouwer Bosch, Zonika de Vries, Michelle du Plessis, Angelique Gerber

Votes: 37

48. Mignon Mossie van Wyk (2016)

99 min | Drama

6.0
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A young girl caught in a love triangle tries to cope with the anxiety of being a teenager in a world of promise, happiness, family & friendship.

Director: Darrell Roodt | Stars: Deànré Reiners, Tanika Fourie, Devon Hofmeyr, Kiara Fourie

Votes: 12

49. Abraham (2015)

94 min | Drama

8.0
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This is a story set in a beautiful little known part of rural South Africa. It centres around a man who lives in abject poverty. He has a native talent as a sculptor which he tries to ... See full summary »

Director: Jans Rautenbach | Stars: Hannes Muller, Franci Swanepoel, Chantell Phillipus, Jill Levenberg

Votes: 9

50. Sonskyn Beperk (2016)

119 min | Drama

6.9
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Anya du Plessis returns to Philadelphia, South Africa from New York to repair the fractious relationship with her father Marius, and to help with the struggling farm. She finds her father's... See full summary »

Director: Maynard Kraak | Stars: Anelle Bester, Neels van Jaarsveld, Andre Roothman, Vere Tindale

Votes: 13