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Don’t miss the bucket-list 1996 movie Fargo, by the Coen brothers, which inspired the award-winning series. We’ve also got the Nollywood film Falling and two brilliant new series to binge on this weekend. Here’s the full line-up of titles added to Showmax this week.

International series

Casual, S1-2

Casual on Showmax
Image: Lionsgate

Everyone is looking for something casual in this hilarious not-so-normal family comedy about trying to hang in the shallow side of the dating pool. Watch now »

The Magicians, S2

The Magicians Season 2 on Showmax
Image: NBC

The Beast still lives, but can anyone stop him? Not when Julia continues her descent into the temptations of evil in this thrilling return to the dark fantasy series. Watch now »

International movies


Fargo on Showmax
Image: MGM

Jerry has a simple plan: stage a fake kidnapping to get the money he so badly needs. A return to the original award-winning dark comedy that started it all. Seasons 1 and 2 of the series that is based on the film are currently on Showmax, with Season 3 coming next week! Watch now »

If I Stay

If I stay on Showmax
Image: MGM

Mia has big dreams which come to a halt when she ends up in a coma. Then an outer body experience shows her the world isn’t quite what she thought. Watch now »

Shooting Dogs on Showmax
Image: Videovision

Shooting Dogs

Standing in the middle of a looming massacre, a priest and a teacher try to stop the gates of hell from opening in this incredible drama about the Rwandan genocide. Watch now »

Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina

Tom Thumb on Showmax
Image: Miramax

Fleeing an attack on their village, two siblings are separated. Years later they find each other again, but do they remember? Don’t miss this fun adventure for the whole family.  Watch now »

Kids additions

Barbie: Fairytopia

Barbie Fairytopia on Showmax
Image: NBC

Elina’s home, Magic Meadow, is dying. She and her friends must rush to find the Guardian Fairy before the evil Laverna’s magic wins.  Watch now »

African additions

FallingFalling on Showmax

Muna and Imoh are the perfect couple until an accident puts Imoh into a coma. When Muna meets a man, she can’t help wondering what happens if Imoh wakes up. Watch now »

Sunrise, S2Sunrise Season 2 on Showmax

When Soni returns home from abroad, everything has changed at the estate. She quickly realises she’s trapped like so many others in Sunrise. Watch now »

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