Films set in Africa

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This list has 66 sub-lists and 154 members. See also African cinema, Films by continent of setting

  1. Films set in Algeria

    Films set in Algeria

     - 2 lists, 17 members
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  2. Films set in Angola

    Films set in Angola

     - 6 members
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  3. Films set in Benin

    Films set in Benin

     - 2 members
    22 views

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  4. Films set in Burkina Faso

    Films set in Burkina Faso

     - 2 members
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  5. Films set in Burundi

    Films set in Burundi

     - 1 member
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  6. Films set in Cameroon

    Films set in Cameroon

     - 1 member
    34 views

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  7. Films set in Cape Verde

     - 5 members
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  8. Films set in Carthage

    Films set in Carthage

     - 4 members
    18 views

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  9. Films set in the Central African Republic 22 views

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  10. Films set in Chad

    Films set in Chad

     - 5 members
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  11. Films set in the Democratic Republic of the Congo 64 views

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  12. Documentary films about African politics

     - 4 lists, 19 members
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  13. Films set in Egypt

    Films set in Egypt

     - 5 lists, 65 members
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  14. Films set in Ethiopia

    Films set in Ethiopia

     - 7 members
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  15. Films set in a fictional African country 72 views

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  16. Films set in Botswana

    Films set in Botswana

     - 7 members
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  17. Films set in Comoros

    Films set in Comoros

     - 1 member
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  18. Films set in Djibouti

    Films set in Djibouti

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  19. Films set in Gabon

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  20. Films set in Guinea-Bissau 3 views

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  21. Films set in Lesotho

    Films set in Lesotho

     - 1 member
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  22. Films set in Mauritania

    Films set in Mauritania

     - 1 member
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  23. Films set in Mayotte

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  24. Films set in Réunion

    Films set in Réunion

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  25. Films set in Tanganyika

    Films set in Tanganyika

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  26. Films set in the Gambia

    Films set in the Gambia

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  27. Films set in the Republic of the Congo 5 views

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  28. Films set in the Roman Empire 51 views

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  30. Films set in Ghana

    Films set in Ghana

     - 3 members
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  31. Films set in Guinea

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  32. Films set in Ivory Coast

    Films set in Ivory Coast

     - 2 members
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  33. Films set in Kenya

    Films set in Kenya

     - 1 list, 47 members
    210 views

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  34. Films set in Liberia

    Films set in Liberia

     - 2 members
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  35. Films set in Libya

    Films set in Libya

     - 10 members
    12 views

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  36. Films set in Madagascar

    Films set in Madagascar

     - 7 members
    32 views

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  37. Films set in Malawi

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  38. Films set in Mali

    Films set in Mali

     - 8 members
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  39. Films set in Mauritius

    Films set in Mauritius

     - 2 members
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  40. Films set in Morocco

    Films set in Morocco

     - 1 list, 37 members
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  41. Films set in Mozambique

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  42. Films set in Namibia

    Films set in Namibia

     - 8 members
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  43. Films set in Niger

    Films set in Niger

     - 2 members
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  44. Films set in Nigeria

    Films set in Nigeria

     - 7 lists, 5 members
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  45. North African Campaign films 22 views

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  46. Films set in Rhodesia

    Films set in Rhodesia

     - 1 list, 8 members
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  47. Films set in Rwanda

    Films set in Rwanda

     - 9 members
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  48. Films set in Senegal

    Films set in Senegal

     - 11 members
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  49. Films set in Seychelles

    Films set in Seychelles

     - 1 member
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  50. Films set in Sierra Leone

    Films set in Sierra Leone

     - 4 members
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  51. Films set in Somalia

    Films set in Somalia

     - 1 list, 5 members
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  52. Films set in South Africa

    Films set in South Africa

     - 4 lists, 81 members
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  53. Films set in South Sudan

    Films set in South Sudan

     - 2 members
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  54. Films set in Sudan

    Films set in Sudan

     - 1 list, 18 members
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  55. Films set in Swaziland

    Films set in Swaziland

     - 3 members
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  56. Films set in Tanzania

    Films set in Tanzania

     - 15 members
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  57. Tarzan films

    Tarzan films

     - 1 list, 56 members
    270 views

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  58. The Lion King

    The Lion King

     - 3 lists, 4 members
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  59. Films set in Togo

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  60. Films set in Tunisia

    Films set in Tunisia

     - 1 list, 8 members
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  61. Films set in Uganda

    Films set in Uganda

     - 11 members
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  62. Films set in Zambia

    Films set in Zambia

     - 2 members
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  63. Films set in Zimbabwe

    Films set in Zimbabwe

     - 2 lists, 6 members
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Top 10: Films set in Africa

The top 10 members of this list - ranked by most page views:
  1. The Dictator
    2012
  2. Transformers: Dark of the Moon
    2011
  3. The Lion King
    1994
  4. G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
    2009
  5. Blood Diamond
    2006
  6. Roots
    1977
  7. The Prince of Egypt
    1998
  8. Never Say Never Again
    1983
  9. The English Patient
    1996
  10. Sarafina!
    1992

Films set in Africa - the complete list

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Below you will find our complete list of Films set in Africa - there are currently 154 records in this list.
# Movie YearCountryGenreDirector Views
1. The Dictator2012USAComedyLarry Charles 10,531
2. Transformers: Dark of the Moon2011USAAction, Adventure, Sci-FiMichael Bay 8,437
3. The Lion King1994USAAdventure, Animation, Drama, Family, Musical, ComedyRoger Allers, Rob Minkoff 7,899
4. G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra2009USA, Czech RepublicAction, Adventure, Sci-Fi, ThrillerStephen Sommers 5,140
5. Blood Diamond2006USA, GermanyAdventure, Drama, Thriller, ActionEdward Zwick 5,010
6. Roots1977USADrama, History, WarDavid Greene, Marvin J. Chomsky, John Erman, Gilbert Moses 4,917
7. The Prince of Egypt1998USAAdventure, Animation, Drama, Family, MusicalBrenda Chapman, Steve Hickner, Simon Wells 4,573
8. Never Say Never Again1983UK, USA, West GermanyAction, Adventure, ThrillerIrvin Kershner 4,389
9. The English Patient1996USA, UKDrama, Romance, WarAnthony Minghella 3,485
10. Sarafina!1992France, South Africa, UK, USADrama, MusicalDarrell Roodt 3,474
11. Hitman2007France, USAAction, Crime, Drama, ThrillerXavier Gens 3,467
12. Moonraker1979UK, FranceAction, Adventure, Sci-Fi, ThrillerLewis Gilbert 3,301
13. Curious George2006USAAdventure, Animation, Comedy, FamilyMatthew O'Callaghan 2,905
14. El Cid1961Italy, USA, UKBiography, Drama, History, Romance, War, ActionAnthony Mann 2,761
15. Out of Africa1985USABiography, Drama, RomanceSydney Pollack 2,558
16. Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes1984UKAdventure, Drama, RomanceHugh Hudson 2,475
17. Sahara2005UK, Spain, Germany, USAAction, Adventure, ComedyBreck Eisner 2,447
18. The Flight of the Phoenix1965USAAdventure, DramaRobert Aldrich 2,400
19. The Roots of Heaven1958USAAdventure, DramaJohn Huston 2,336
20. Mogambo1953USAAdventure, Drama, RomanceJohn Ford 2,282
21. Zulu1964UKAction, Drama, History, War, AdventureCy Endfield 2,164
22. The African Queen1951UK, USAAdventure, Drama, Romance, WarJohn Huston 1,869
23. Black Emanuelle1975Spain, ItalyDramaBitto Albertini 1,714
24. The Wild Thornberrys Movie2002USAAdventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, FantasyCathy Malkasian, Jeff McGrath 1,419
25. The Wild2006Canada, USAAdventure, Animation, Comedy, FamilySteve 'Spaz' Williams 1,277
26. The White Massai2005GermanyDrama, RomanceHermine Huntgeburth 1,229
27. Sahara1983UK, USAAdventure, DramaAndrew V. McLaglen 1,186
28. The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride1998USA, AustraliaAdventure, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical, RomanceDarrell Rooney, Rob LaDuca 1,166
29. I Dreamed of Africa2000USADramaHugh Hudson 1,082
30. North1994USAComedy, Drama, Family, FantasyRob Reiner 989
31. The Long Ships1964UK, YugoslaviaAction, AdventureJack Cardiff 910
32. Anthony Adverse1936USAAdventure, Drama, RomanceMervyn LeRoy, Michael Curtiz 792
33. The Snows of Kilimanjaro1952USAAdventure, Drama, RomanceHenry King 783
34. Road to Zanzibar1941USAAdventure, Comedy, Musical, RomanceVictor Schertzinger 771
35. Mighty Joe Young1949USAAdventure, Drama, FantasyErnest B. Schoedsack 699
36. Armour of God1987Yugoslavia, Hong KongAction, Adventure, ComedyJackie Chan, Eric Tsang 665
37. Congo1995USAAction, Adventure, Sci-Fi, MysteryFrank Marshall 664
38. White Cargo1942USADramaRichard Thorpe 603
39. Solomon Kane2009France, Czech Republic, UKAction, Adventure, FantasyMichael J. Bassett 603
40. Carry on Up the Jungle1970UKAdventure, ComedyGerald Thomas 602
41. Ashanti1979FranceAction, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, ThrillerRichard Fleischer 582
42. Blended2014USAComedyFrank Coraci 580
43. The Tuskegee Airmen1995--- 576
44. African Cats2011USADocumentary, AdventureAlastair Fothergill, Keith Scholey 447
45. Kinyarwanda2011USA, FranceDrama, RomanceAlrick Brown 442
46. Operation Condor1991Hong KongAction, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, ThrillerJackie Chan 435
47. Millions2004UKComedy, Crime, Drama, FamilyDanny Boyle 391
48. Sahara Heat1987Italy, FranceDramaAldo Lado 382
49. The Little Prince1974UK, USAFamily, Musical, Sci-Fi, FantasyStanley Donen 368
50. Jungle Jim1948USAAdventure, ActionWilliam Berke 338
51. Shaft in Africa1973USAAction, Adventure, Crime, DramaJohn Guillermin 325
52. Chimpanzee2012Tanzania, USADocumentaryAlastair Fothergill, Mark Linfield 307
53. The Professional1981FranceAction, Thriller, Crime, DramaGeorges Lautner 293
54. Beyond Mombasa1956UK, USAAction, AdventureGeorge Marshall 283
55. Coast of Skeletons1964UKAdventure, DramaRobert Lynn 279
56. Born Free1966UK, USAAdventure, Drama, FamilyJames Hill, Tom McGowan 278
57. The Lion King 1½2004Australia, USAAdventure, Animation, Comedy, FamilyBradley Raymond 276
58. Jungle Manhunt1951USAAdventure, Sci-Fi, ActionLew Landers 273
59. Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom2013USA, UK, South AfricaBiography, Drama, HistoryJustin Chadwick 267
60. Ten Little Indians1989UKCrime, Thriller, MysteryAlan Birkinshaw 247
61. Trader Horn1931USAAdventure, Romance, ActionW.S. Van Dyke 230
62. Mr Bones 2: Back from the Past2008India, South AfricaComedyGray Hofmeyr 227
63. The Last Safari1967UKAdventureHenry Hathaway 216
64. Tanganyika1954USAAction, Adventure, DramaAndré De Toth 212
65. Jungle Jim in the Forbidden Land1952USAAdventure, Sci-Fi, ActionLew Landers 211
66. Jungle Moon Men1955USAAdventure, Sci-Fi, Action, FantasyCharles S. Gould 194
67. The Last Flight2009FranceAdventure, Drama, RomanceKarim Dridi 192
68. Kirikou and the Sorceress1998France, Belgium, LuxembourgAdventure, Animation, FamilyMichel Ocelot 187
69. Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend1985USAAdventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, DramaBill L. Norton 183
70. Africa Screams1949USAAdventure, ComedyCharles Barton 177
71. Africa addio1966ItalyDocumentary, Adventure, DramaGualtiero Jacopetti, Franco Prosperi 157
72. Kiss the Other Sheik1968Italy, FranceComedyEduardo De Filippo, Marco Ferreri, Luciano Salce 154
73. A Man Called Sarge1990USAComedy, WarStuart Gillard 151
74. Stanley and Livingstone1939USAAdventure, Drama, HistoryHenry King, Otto Brower 146
75. The Jungle Mystery1932USAAction, AdventureRay Taylor 141
76. Guns at Batasi1964UKDrama, WarJohn Guillermin 138
77. Thunderbird 61968UKFamily, Sci-FiDavid Lane 138
78. Diamond City1949UKAdventure, DramaDavid MacDonald 133
79. The Missionary1982UKComedyRichard Loncraine 129
80. The Hellions1961UK, South AfricaAdventure, DramaIrving Allen, Ken Annakin 129
81. Pride2004--- 128
82. Ernest Goes to Africa1997USAComedy, FamilyJohn R. Cherry III 127
83. Tales of the Night2011FranceAnimation, FantasyMichel Ocelot 125
84. Cobra Verde1987West Germany, GhanaAdventure, DramaWerner Herzog 123
85. Golden Salamander1950UKAdventure, Crime, Drama, ActionRonald Neame 123
86. Cannibal Attack1954USAAdventure, ActionLee Sholem 115
87. Watusi1959USAAdventureKurt Neumann 113
88. Panther Girl of the Kongo1955USAAction, Sci-FiFranklin Adreon 109
89. The Best of Enemies1961ItalyAdventure, Comedy, WarGuy Hamilton 109
90. Siren of Atlantis1949USAAdventureGregg C. Tallas, John Brahm, Arthur Ripley 100
91. Africa United2010UK, South Africa, RwandaAdventure, Comedy, DramaDebs Gardner-Paterson 93
92. Visit to a Chief's Son1974USAAdventure, DramaLamont Johnson 89
93. Stranded2010France, MoroccoAction, Horror, WarHugues Martin, Sandra Martin 85
94. Jungle Queen1945USAAction, Adventure, DramaLewis D. Collins, Ray Taylor 85
95. Dingaka1965South AfricaAction, DramaJamie Uys 84
96. Darkest Africa1936USAAction, Adventure, Romance, Sci-FiB. Reeves Eason, Joseph Kane 82
97. Dead Weight2002France, UKAction, Adventure, ComedyAlain Berbérian, Frédéric Forestier 75
98. Mister Moses1965USAAdventure, DramaRonald Neame 75
99. Devil Goddess1955USAAdventure, ActionSpencer Gordon Bennet 67
100. 500 Years Later2005UK, USADocumentaryOwen Alik Shahadah 63
101. Safari1940USAAdventure, Drama, RomanceEdward H. Griffith 54
102. The Great Impersonation1942USAThrillerJohn Rawlins 53
103. Sounds of Sand2006Belgium, FranceDramaMarion Hänsel 53
104. The Cape Town Affair1967South AfricaDrama, ThrillerRobert D. Webb 51
105. Adanggaman2000France, Switzerland, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, ItalyDramaRoger Gnoan M'Bala 50
106. Tim Tyler's Luck1937USAAdventureFord Beebe, Wyndham Gittens 49
107. Black and White in Color1976Ivory Coast, France, West Germany, SwitzerlandComedy, Drama, WarJean-Jacques Annaud 48
108. The Three Musketeers1933USAAction, Adventure, ThrillerColbert Clark, Armand Schaefer 46
109. The Seven Red Berets1969Italy, West GermanyAction, DramaMario Siciliano 45
110. The Jackals1967South AfricaAdventureRobert D. Webb 45
111. Jericho1937UKAdventure, Drama, MusicalThornton Freeland 43
112. South of Suez1940USADrama, Mystery, CrimeLewis Seiler 41
113. Kirikou and the Wild Beasts2005FranceAdventure, Animation, FamilyBénédicte Galup, Michel Ocelot 39
114. Casablanca Express1989ItalyAction, WarSergio Martino 38
115. The Lost Jungle1934USAAdventure, Sci-FiDavid Howard, Armand Schaefer 37
116. Sanders1963UKAdventure, MysteryLawrence Huntington 31
117. The Crimson Wing: Mystery of the Flamingos2008USA, UKDocumentaryMatthew Aeberhard, Leander Ward 29
118. Motherland2010USA, UKDocumentaryOwen Alik Shahadah 27
119. The Black Decameron1972--- 27
120. Allan Quatermain and the Temple of Skulls2008USAAction, AdventureMark Atkins 27
121. The Sheltering Desert1992South Africa, UK, IrelandAdventure, DramaRegardt van den Bergh 25
122. Jungle Goddess1948--- 23
123. Old Bones of the River1938UKComedyMarcel Varnel 23
124. Africa Speaks!1930USAAdventure, Documentary, HistoryWalter Futter 23
125. Tilai1990Switzerland, UK, France, Burkina Faso, GermanyDramaIdrissa Ouedraogo 22
126. Son of Man2006South AfricaDramaMark Dornford-May 20
127. Song of Freedom1936UKDramaJ. Elder Wills 19
128. Mystery of the Nile2005USADocumentaryJordi Llompart 19
129. Rivers of Fire and Ice1969USAAdventure, Documentary- 18
130. Janguru taitei1997JapanAnimationYoshio Takeuchi 17
131. Moi un noir1958--- 17
132. With Stanley in Africa1922USAAction, AdventureWilliam James Craft, Edward A. Kull 17
133. King Solomon's Treasure1979Canada, UKAdventureAlvin Rakoff 16
134. The Black Candle2008USADocumentaryM.K. Asante Jr. 15
135. Voodoo Blood Death1965--- 12
136. Africa Squeaks1940USAAnimation, Comedy, Family, ShortRobert Clampett 11
137. Seal Team Eight: Behind Enemy Lines2014USAAction, War, DramaRoel Reiné 10
138. Samba Traoré1992Burkina Faso, France, SwitzerlandDramaIdrissa Ouedraogo 10
139. King Klunk1933USAAnimation, Comedy, Horror, Short, Family- 8
140. Boyhood Daze1957USAAnimation, Comedy, Family, ShortChuck Jones 8
141. The Hidden Jungle1990USAAdventure, FamilySteve McCurdy 8
142. Jungle Jitters1938USAAnimation, Comedy, Family, ShortFriz Freleng 7
143. The Ambassador2011DenmarkDocumentaryMads Brügger 4
144. Which Is Witch1949USAAnimation, Comedy, Family, ShortFriz Freleng 3
145. Kirikou et les hommes et les femmes2012FranceAnimationMichel Ocelot 2
146. A Barnyard Mixup1915USAAnimation, Comedy, Short- 2
147. The Great Impersonation1935USADramaAlan Crosland 2
148. Broncho Billy's Protégé1915USAShort, WesternGilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson 2
149. The River of Stars1921UKAdventureF. Martin Thornton 2
150. Love Brewed in the African Pot1981--- 1
151. Simba: The King of the Beasts1928USADocumentary- -
152. Hommage à noir1996GermanyDocumentary- -
153. Maciste nella gabbia dei leoni1926ItalyAdventureGuido Brignone -
154. Im Kampf um Diamantenfelder1921GermanyAdventureHans Schomburgk -