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It’s a big week with the World Cup,  so we’ve got some great football shows to get you ready! Plus more shows that are first and only on Showmax, including every episode of The Crossing. Take a look at everything below.

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The Crossing | All episodes first on Showmax

Tensions are growing worse between the future refugees and the local town. But there are even stranger and more grisly events happening inside the camp that nobody suspected. Watch it now »

Ballers S3 (HB0)

Spencer is ready to be a father. That’s if he can find time while bringing professional American football to Las Vegas. At least he’s got it easy compared to Charles. Watch it now »

Insecure S2 (HB0)

Issa is trying out new dates, yet longs for Lawrence, who is keeping things relaxed with a new fling. But the two aren’t done yet in this sizzling season. Watch it now »

Movie additions


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Unlike other boys, John’s teddy bear is alive! This was fun when he was a kid, but a little strange now he’s an adult in this hit comedy! Watch it now »


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Adam has always looked after himself, but when he’s diagnosed with an aggressive cancer, he starts living his life very differently in this heart-warming, bittersweet drama. Watch it now »

Fiddler on the Roof

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Enjoy the classic movie musical about a peasant farmer trying desperately to find good husbands for his five daughters. Watch it now »

Kids’ shows

Peppa Pig S2

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Peppa explores her muddy-puddled world with her trademark blend of curiosity and cleverness, along with her little brother George, her best friend Suzie Sheep and newcomer Emily Elephant. Watch it now »


Big Men

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Many shady people are making a lot of money from West Africa’s oil, no matter what laws they break. One brave filmmaker digs into this industry, exposing the corruption underneath. Watch it now »

We Must Go

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In 2012, the Egyptian national football team got a new coach and the ambition to qualify for the 2014 World Cup, finally told in this inspiring new documentary. Watch it now »

Men in the Arena – First on Showmax

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Their country has been devastated by war. But two friends have big dreams, taking them to the Somali national football team and beyond, against all odds. Watch it now »

Football’s Greatest

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Ronaldinho. Alan Shearer. Thierry Henry. Each episode in this series gives you an inside look at the lives and careers of these phenomenal football legends. Watch it now »

African additions

Being Bonang S1

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Catch Bonang Matheba, the South African businesswoman and media personality as she gives us a captivating glimpse of her life. Watch it now »

Varshita E1-13

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This fun romantic comedy stars Eve D’sousa and Maqbul Mohammed as a young couple from completely different backgrounds. Expect laughs and tears as two cultures collide.. Watch it now »

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