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Rise is an inspiring musical series based on a true story

The 10-episode drama series Rise is about more than saving a high-school music programme: it’s about giving hope to kids and letting them aim for the clouds.

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Silwerskerm 2018 short films now on Showmax

These award-winning Afrikaans short films are all available on Showmax to be streamed over your next lunch break.

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INTERVIEW: The rockstars of Stone Cold Jane Austen

Stream this hilarious mockumentary starring Rob van Vuuren and Jon Savage. It’s the greatest rock story you’ve never heard.

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Stream this romantic movie set during World War I on 11/11

11 November 2018 marks 100 years since Armistice Day, the end of the First World War. The Ottoman Lieutenant is a romantic drama set against the backdrop of the war’s eastern front, and is the perfect movie to watch this weekend.

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SA thriller Girl from Nowhere is a surprise success for Showmax

Local grindhouse indie movie Girl from Nowhere, which was never released on the big screen and is now only available on Showmax, is currently the 11th most popular movie of 2018 on the platform.

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Five Fingers from Marseilles wins best film

This brilliant South African Western won five awards at the 2018 African Movie Academy Awards, and is now available only on Showmax!

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Critical darlings RAW and A Ghost Story come first and only to Showmax

These arthouse movies will haunt you, and are like nothing you’ve ever seen before. They’re coming first and only to Showmax just in time for Halloween.

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5 facts about Indiana Jones that don’t belong in a museum

Few film franchises are as beloved as the Indiana Jones series, which continues to enthral and entertain across generations. All four Indiana Jones movies are now streaming on Showmax.

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Brad vs Angelina: take your pick on Showmax

No celebrity couple has broken the hearts of more fans than Brangelina. Haven’t picked a side yet? Stream these movies on Showmax to help you make up your mind.

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Binge-watch all the Indiana Jones movies now on Showmax

Relive the adventures and binge-watch the entire box-set of the iconic Indiana Jones movies, now streaming on Showmax.

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Remember Marikana with these two SA classics

Today marks the six-year anniversary of the massacre of 34 striking miners at the hands of police on 16 August 2012. We’ve curated two South African classics just released on Showmax that commemorate the slain miners and what they were fighting for.

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4 lessons famous women have learned from Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

From Nomzamo Mbatha to Naomi Campbell, women all over the world took inspiration from the life of “the mother of the nation”.

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Girl From Nowhere: this SA thriller is only on Showmax

The Mother City is a tourist hotspot for some, but it’s a nightmare looking for victims in South Africa erotic thriller Girl From Nowhere, first and only on Showmax.

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5 movie friendships that are #goals

Because 30 July is International Friendship Day, we bring you some of our favourite movie BFFs who know that friends who travel together, stick together. Why not use them as inspiration for your next holiday with your bestie?

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Loved Trouvoete? More Afrikaans romcoms await

They’ll warm your heart and tickle your sense of humour, and you can stream them all on Showmax.

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Love classic film noir? Get your fix with No Way to Live

This 2017 teen romance/retro thriller set in the Deep South in the 1950s is first and only on Showmax. Start streaming it now.

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5 Tarantino films on Showmax

He’s won multiple awards for his writing and directing, his films are smash hits, and he had a hand in 5 movies currently streaming on Showmax.

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Best indie movies on Showmax

Stream these indie movies online or download them to watch later.

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What to watch on Showmax this weekend: 11 May

Looking for something to watch this weekend? We’ve got you covered with the extended, uncut Roast of Somizi plus loads more.

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Watch the best adventure series and movies on Showmax

These are the best adventure series and movies that you should be watching right now on Showmax.

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What to watch on Showmax Kenya this weekend – 4 May

Here are all the new series, movies, kids’ shows and documentaries that arrived on Showmax Kenya this week.

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What to watch on Showmax KE this weekend: 27 April

With three incredible new documentaries having been added to the Showmax platform this week, plus three binge-worthy international series and a bumper crop of fun movies, your weekend is shaping up to be a binge-fest of note.

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What to watch on Showmax SA this weekend: 27 April

Series, movies and documentaries to stream to make your long weekend extra-sweet.

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Watch Lara Croft: Tomb Raider online

Already seen the reboot of Tomb Raider at the cinema and want to compare it to the Angelina Jolie original? The 2001 action classic is now streaming on Showmax.

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