30 Famous Movies From South Africa

Here is a list of popular movies from South Africa, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in South Africa are included. This list of famous films made in South Africa includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in South Africa should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of South Africa is included below, so if you see a movie that’s missing then it probably isn’t very well-known.

List features movies like District 9, Hotel Rwanda, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, and more. If you’re ever wondered what movies were shot in South Africa, find out here!

  1. Mad Max: Fury Road
  2. The Avengers: Age of Ultron
  3. District 9
  4. Blood Diamond
  5. Hotel Rwanda
  6. The Gods Must Be Crazy
  7. Invictus
  8. Ali
  9. The Ghost and the Darkness
  10. Doomsday
  11. The Dark Tower
  12. Full of It
  13. Chappie
  14. Lord of War
  15. 10,000 BC
  16. Blended
  17. Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
  18. The Giver
  19. Friend Request
  20. Free Willy: Escape from Pirate’s Cove
  21. A Whisper To A Roar
  22. Hitman
  23. Rendition
  24. Malcolm X
  25. Dracula 3000
  26. Sarafina!
  27. Mandela
  28. Shark Attack 3
  29. The Making of the Mahatma
  30. Africa United