Movies and TV Shows about africa

Black Panther
  • Black Panther (2018)
  • Adventure, Action, Science Fiction,
  • After the events of Captain America: Civil War, King T'Challa returns home to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne from factions within his own country. When two foes conspire to destroy Wakanda, the hero known as Black Panther must team up with C.I.A. agent Everett K. Ross and members of the Dora Milaje, Wakandan special forces, to prevent Wakanda from being dragged into a world war.
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Black Panther 2018
  • Revolt (2017)
  • Action, Science Fiction, War,
  • The story of humankind's last stand against a cataclysmic alien invasion. Set in the war-ravaged African countryside, a U.S. soldier and a French foreign aid worker team up to survive the alien onslaught. Their bond will be tested as they search for refuge across a crumbling world.
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Revolt 2017
The Legend of Tarzan
  • The Legend of Tarzan (2016)
  • Adventure, Action,
  • Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.
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The Legend of Tarzan 2016
The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride
  • The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride (1998)
  • Adventure, Animation, Family,
  • The circle of life continues for Simba, now fully grown and in his rightful place as the king of Pride Rock. Simba and Nala have given birth to a daughter, Kiara who's as rebellious as her father was. But Kiara drives her parents to distraction when she catches the eye of Kovu, the son of the evil lioness, Zira. Will Kovu steal Kiara's heart?
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The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride 1998
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
  • Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
  • Animation, Family,
  • Alex, Marty, Melman, Gloria, King Julien, Maurice, the penguins and the chimps are back and still marooned on Madagascar. In the face of this obstacle, the New Yorkers have hatched a plan so crazy it just might work. With military precision, the penguins have repaired an old crashed plane... sort of.
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Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa 2008
The Lion King 1½
  • The Lion King 1½ (2004)
  • Animation, Comedy, Family,
  • Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog are best pals and the unsung heroes of the African savanna. This prequel to the smash Disney animated adventure takes you back -- way back -- before Simba's adventure began. You'll find out all about Timon and Pumbaa and tag along as they search for the perfect home and attempt to raise a rambunctious lion cub.
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The Lion King 1½ 2004
The Interpreter
  • The Interpreter (2005)
  • Action,
  • A thriller about an interpreter who has overheard plans of an assassination at United Nations headquarters. An American Secret Service agent is sent to investigate as Silvia Broome, the interpreter, is in danger of being killed by the assassins.
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The Interpreter 2005
The Lion Guard
  • The Lion Guard (2016)
  • Animation, Kids,
  • Simba's son, Kion, assembles a group of animals to protect the Pride Lands, known as the Lion Guard.
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The Lion Guard 2016
Timon & Pumbaa
  • Timon & Pumbaa (1995)
  • Animation, Comedy, Family,
  • The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa, often simply referred to as Timon & Pumbaa, is an animated comedy television series made by the Walt Disney Company. It centers on Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog from the Disney film franchise The Lion King, without most of the other characters in the franchise. The show ran for three seasons from September 16, 1995 to September 24th, 1999.
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Timon & Pumbaa 1995
  • Zulu (1964)
  • Drama, Action, History, War,
  • In 1879, during the Zulu wars, man of the people Lt. John Chard (Stanley Baker) and snooty Lt Gonville Bromhead (Michael Caine) are in charge of defending the isolated Natal outpost of Rorke's Drift from tribal hordes, holding out during an Alamo-like seige until they are overwhelmed, losing the battle, but going down in history as heroes. 150 soldiers defended a supply station against some 4000 Zulus, aided by the Martini-Henry rifle 'with some guts behind it. "At Rorke's Drift, eleven Victoria Crosses were awarded. Seven to the 2nd Battalion, 24th (2nd Warwickshire) Regiment of Foot, one to the Army Medical Department, one to the Royal Engineers, one to the Commissariat and Transport Department and one to the Natal Native Contingent.
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Zulu 1964
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
  • Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)
  • Comedy,
  • Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, Ace finds himself on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe. He must accomplish this before the wedding of the Wachati's Princess to the prince of the warrior Wachootoos. If Ace fails, the result will be a vicious tribal war.
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Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls 1995
Desert Flower
  • Desert Flower (2009)
  • Drama,
  • The autobiography of a Somalian nomad circumcised at 3, sold in marriage at 13, fled from Africa a while later to become finally an American supermodel and is now at the age of 38, the UN spokeswoman against circumcision.
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Desert Flower 2009
The Ghost and the Darkness
  • The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
  • Adventure,
  • Set in 1898, this movie is based on the true story of two lions in Africa that killed 130 people over a nine month period, while a bridge engineer and an experienced old hunter tried to kill them.
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The Ghost and the Darkness 1996
Beasts of No Nation
  • Beasts of No Nation (2015)
  • Drama, War,
  • A drama based on the experiences of Agu, a child soldier fighting in the civil war of an unnamed African country.
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Beasts of No Nation 2015
The Color Purple
  • The Color Purple (1985)
  • Drama,
  • In the southern United States in the 1930s, a male-dominated African American woman fights her way through a troubled life.
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The Color Purple 1985
George of the Jungle
  • George of the Jungle (1997)
  • Adventure, Action, Comedy, Romance, Family,
  • Baby George got into a plane crash in a jungle, stayed alive and was adopted by a wise ape. Ursula Stanhope, US noble woman is saved from death on safari by grown-up George, and he takes her to jungle to live with him. He slowly learns a rules of human relationships, while Ursula's lover Lyle is looking for her and the one who took her. After they are found, Ursula takes George to the USA.
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George of the Jungle 1997
Tremors 5: Bloodlines
  • Tremors 5: Bloodlines (2015)
  • Horror, Action, Science Fiction,
  • The giant, man-eating Graboids are back and even deadlier than before, terrorizing the inhabitants of a South African wildlife reserve as they attack from below-and above.
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Tremors 5: Bloodlines 2015
The Gods Must Be Crazy
  • The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980)
  • Action, Comedy,
  • Misery is brought to a small group of Sho in the Kalahari desert in the form of a cola bottle. In his quest to throw the evil object over the edge of the earth, Xixo encounters Western "civilization," a haphazard doctor and a tyranical despot.
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The Gods Must Be Crazy 1980
Tarzan and His Mate
  • Tarzan and His Mate (1934)
  • Adventure, Drama, Action,
  • Harry Holt returns to Africa to head up a large ivory expedition. This time he brings his womanizing friend Marlin Arlington. Holt also harbors ideas about convincing Jane to return to London. When Holt and Arlington show Jane some of the modern clothes and perfumes they brought from civilization, she is impressed but not enough to return.
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Tarzan and His Mate 1934
The Jewel of the Nile
  • The Jewel of the Nile (1985)
  • Adventure, Action, Comedy, Romance,
  • Joan Wilder is thrust back into a world of murder, chases, foreign intrigue... and love. This time out she's duped by a duplicitous Arab dignitary who brings her to the Middle East, ostensibly to write a book about his life. Of course he's up to no good, and Joan is just another pawn in his wicked game. But Jack Colton and his sidekick Ralph show up to help our intrepid heroine save the day.
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The Jewel of the Nile 1985
Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist
  • Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist (2005)
  • Drama, Horror, Thriller,
  • Having lived through traumatizing events during WWII, Father Lankester Merrin takes a sabbatical from the Church to conduct archaeological excavations in British-administered East Africa. Merrin unearths an ancient Byzantine church believed have been built and then immediately buried to keep down evil from the crypt below. The natives are convinced that uncovering the church has unleashed a demon, and begin to violently clash with the British military troops. As the village rapidly disintegrates into chaos and war, a disabled and terribly injured local boy befriends Merrin and his condition begins to radically and implausibly improve. Is it a miracle from God, or something more sinister?
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Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist 2005
A United Kingdom
  • A United Kingdom (2016)
  • Drama,
  • Prince Seretse Khama of Botswana causes an international stir when he marries a white woman from London in the late 1940s.
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A United Kingdom 2016
The African Queen
  • The African Queen (1951)
  • Adventure, Romance, War,
  • At the start of the first World War, in the middle of Africa’s nowhere, a gin soaked riverboat captain is persuaded by a strong-willed missionary to go down river and face-off a German warship.
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The African Queen 1951
Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold
  • Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1986)
  • Adventure, Action, Comedy,
  • After his brother Robeson disappears without a trace while exploring Africa in search of a legendary 'white tribe', Allan Quatermain decides to follow in his footsteps to learn what became of him. Soon after arriving, he discovers the Lost City of Gold, controlled by the evil lord Agon, and mined by his legions of white slaves.
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Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold 1986
King Solomon's Mines
  • King Solomon's Mines (1985)
  • Adventure, Action, Comedy,
  • Ever in search of adventure, explorer Allan Quatermain agrees to join the beautiful Jesse Huston on a mission to locate her archaeologist father, who has been abducted for his knowledge of the legendary mines of King Solomon. As the kidnappers, led by sinister German military officer Bockner, journey into the wilds of Africa, Allan and Jesse track the party and must contend with fierce natives and dangerous creatures, among other perils.
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King Solomon's Mines 1985
The Professional
  • The Professional (1981)
  • Adventure, Action, Thriller,
  • French secret agent Joss Baumont is sent to kill the president Njala of an African country. However, a counter-order is given before he can execute his mission and he is abandoned in the hands of foreign authorities. He escapes and seeks revenge by pursuing what was his original mission.
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The Professional 1981
  • Prey (2007)
  • Adventure, Horror, Thriller,
  • An American family on holiday in Africa becomes lost in a game reserve and stalked by lions.
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Prey 2007
I'm a Celebrity: Get Me Out of Here!
  • I'm a Celebrity: Get Me Out of Here! (2015)
  • Reality,
  • The new series I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! promises to be one of the biggest and most exciting live reality television events of 2015, as Australian celebrities are dropped into the African jungle with little more than their wits, strength and willpower to survive the competition. Our celebrities will leave their beautiful homes, families and luxuries behind. How will they cope with African wildlife, a constant series of challenges and tests, basic rations and their fellow campmates? Who will survive the infamous Bush Tucker Trials? Who will win the hearts of viewers and be crowned King or Queen of the Jungle? Australian families will cheer, cringe and laugh along, as they vote to decide what challenges the celebrities will face, who takes part in the Bush Tucker Trials and who will be forced to shout I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!
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I'm a Celebrity: Get Me Out of Here! 2015
  • Daktari (1966)
  • Drama, Family,
  • Daktari is an American children's drama series that aired on CBS between 1966 and 1969. The series, an Ivan Tors Films Production in association with MGM Television, stars Marshall Thompson as Dr. Marsh Tracy, a veterinarian at the fictional Wameru Study Centre for Animal Behaviour in East Africa.
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Daktari 1966
The Wild
  • The Wild (2006)
  • Animation, Family,
  • An adolescent lion is accidentally shipped from the New York Zoo to Africa. Now running free, his zoo pals must put aside their differences to help bring him back.
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The Wild 2006
The Sheltering Sky
  • The Sheltering Sky (1990)
  • Adventure, Drama, Romance,
  • An American couple (John Malkovich, Debra Winger) drift toward emptiness in postwar North Africa.
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The Sheltering Sky 1990
The Big Red One
  • The Big Red One (1980)
  • Drama, War,
  • A veteran sergeant of the World War I leads a squad in World War II, always in the company of the survivor Pvt. Griff, the writer Pvt. Zab, the Sicilian Pvt. Vinci and Pvt. Johnson in Vichy French Africa, Sicily, D-Day at Omaha Beach, Belgium and France, ending in a concentration camp in Czechoslovakia where they face the true horror of war.
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The Big Red One 1980
The Legend of Tarzan
  • The Legend of Tarzan (2001)
  • Animation, Action & Adventure,
  • The Legend of Tarzan is an American animated television series created by The Walt Disney Company in 2001, based on the Tarzan character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs. The series aired on ABC from July 13 to September 7, 2002 as part of its "Disney's One Saturday Morning" lineup. It was initially meant as first original series though ultimately shunted to UPN's "Disney's One Too" lineup. The Legend of Tarzan picks up where the 1999 feature film left off, with the title character adjusting to his new role as leader of the apes following Kerchak's death, and Jane adjusting to life in the jungle. Rounding out the cast are Jane's father, Professor Archimedes Q. Porter; Tantor, the germophobic elephant; and Terk, a wisecracking female gorilla and Tarzan's old wrestling buddy.
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The Legend of Tarzan 2001
The Dogs of War
  • The Dogs of War (1980)
  • Adventure, Action, Thriller, Foreign,
  • Mercenary James Shannon, on a reconnaissance job to the African nation of Zangaro, is tortured and deported. He returns to lead a coup.
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The Dogs of War 1980
Johnny Mad Dog
  • Johnny Mad Dog (2008)
  • Drama, History, War, Foreign,
  • A cast of unknown performers are used in this drama about child soldiers fighting a war in an unnamed African country.
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Johnny Mad Dog 2008
African Cats
  • African Cats (2011)
  • Adventure, Documentary, Family,
  • African Cats captures the real-life love, humor and determination of the majestic kings of the savanna. The story features Mara, an endearing lion cub who strives to grow up with her mother’s strength, spirit and wisdom; Sita, a fearless cheetah and single mother of five mischievous newborns; and Fang, a proud leader of the pride who must defend his family from a once banished lion.
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African Cats 2011
The Wild Geese
  • The Wild Geese (1978)
  • Action, Thriller, War,
  • A British multinational company seeks to overthrow a vicious dictator in central Africa. It hires a band of (largely aged) mercenaries in London and sends them in to save the virtuous but imprisoned opposition leader who is also critically ill and due for execution. Just when the team has performed a perfect rescue, the multinational does a deal with the vicious dictator leaving the mercenary band to escape under their own steam and exact revenge.
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The Wild Geese 1978
  • Hatari! (1962)
  • Adventure, Action, Comedy,
  • A group of men trap wild animals in Africa and sell them to zoos. Will the arrival of a female wildlife photographer change their ways?
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Hatari! 1962
The Dead
  • The Dead (2010)
  • Horror, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction,
  • When the last evacuation flight out of war-torn Africa crashes off the coast, American Air Force Engineer Lieutenant Brian Murphy (ROB FREEMAN) emerges as the sole survivor in a land where the dead are returning to life and attacking the living.
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The Dead 2010
The Power of One
  • The Power of One (1992)
  • Drama,
  • PK, an English orphan terrorized for his family's political beliefs in Africa, turns to his only friend, a kindly world-wise prisoner, Geel Piet. Geel teaches him how to box with the motto “fight with your fists and lead with your heart”. As he grows to manhood, PK uses these words to take on the system and the injustices he sees around him - and finds that one person really can make a difference.
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The Power of One 1992