Editor's choice for movies

Babylon on Showmax

10 movies everyone’s watching on Showmax now

Stream these 10 fun, eye-popping movies that your fellow Showmax fans are loving, including Queen & Slim, Babylon, Equalizer 3 and more.

Transformers movies on Showmax: ranked

Transformers movies on Showmax: ranked

All seven Transformers movies are ready to stream on Showmax, including the 2007 original and the latest, Rise of the Beasts.

Simoné Pretorius in Die Onderonsie now on Showmax

Where to watch Simoné Pretorius on Showmax

Watch the renowned South African actress Simoné Pretorius in her unforgettable performances in Vir die Voëls, Wonderlus, Stroomop, Hotel, and Die Onderonsie, all streaming on Showmax.

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DC superhero movies on Showmax: ranked

DC superhero movies on Showmax: ranked

See the ranked list of DC superhero movies now streaming on Showmax, including the feel-good Shazam! Fury of the Gods.

Mrs Harris Goes To Paris on Showmax

The best British movies to stream

From gangsters in bowler hats to wedding guests in feathered hats, comedy to drama, here are some of the best British movies streaming on Showmax now. 

House Party is on Showmax

The wildest parties on Showmax: Rough Night, House Party and more

Showmax is throwing a house party between 25 December and the new year, and we’ve put together some of our wildest party movies to celebrate.

Genie is on Showmax

11 shows and movies for good vibes only

Looking for family-friendly fun? We’ve picked out 11 things to watch that are bright, colourful and filled with joy.

Make your list, check it twice: shows and movies for literally everybody on Showmax

Make your list, check it twice: shows and movies for literally everybody on Showmax

December shopping dilemma? Showmax has the perfect gift: guaranteed-to-fit, allergy-free, cruelty-free, reusable fun for the whole family.

Honk for Jesus is on Showmax

Regina Hall of fame: 8 shows and movies starring the comedy legend

Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul gives us divine comedy intervention with Regina Hall, star of the Best Man franchise, Girls Trip, Barber Shop, Little and more. 

10 “Ms-Taken” stories like mystery series Six Four

10 “Ms-Taken” stories like mystery series Six Four

If you want a man to do something, kidnap the women and girls in his life – like in new thriller series Six Four, or these 10 films… 

Bodies Bodies Bodies on Showmax

Scream with laughter: 5 horror comedies to stream

From Cocaine Bear to Bodies Bodies Bodies, these wild horror movies have a fiendish and wacky sense of humour.

Cocaine Bear is on Showmax

When animals attack: Cocaine Bear and 6 more terrifying creature features

If you go into the woods today, beware of the Cocaine Bear! She’s part of our menagerie of attack animal movies, starring bears, sharks, snakes, lions, crocodiles and even a gorilla. 

Dungeons and Dragons Honour Among Thieves on Showmax

8 crazy treasures in Dungeons & Dragons: Honour Among Thieves

Eight crazy things that D&D nerds will be thrilled to see in Dungeons & Dragons: Honour Among Thieves – including our nemesis, Gelatinous Cube. 

Action heroes on Showmax

Pick your fighter: 7 action movie heroes on Showmax

See the biggest movie stars in their toughest roles cranking up the action, from Dwayne Johnson and Viola Davis to Charlize Theron, Jackie Chan and more.

Chucky Season 2 on Showmax

All the Halloween 2023 chills, thrills and fun on Showmax

From haunted houses and axe maniacs to ghost faced killers, clowns and demon dolls, Showmax has all the horror you need to get spooked this Halloween.

Be iconic for Halloween: get your outfit inspiration from these shows and movies

Be iconic for Halloween: get your outfit inspiration from these shows and movies

The clock is ticking if you love to dress up at Halloween. Pick a character, hit pause to study the details, make it your own, and you could make instant friends with fans of the show.

Indemnity is on Showmax

Local movie round-up: 15 SAFTA-nominated films, ranked

From Indemnity to Gaia and Stiekyt, Showmax is home to some of the biggest films that have garnered significant acclaim at the SAFTAs.

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Puss in Boots The Last Wish is on Showmax

6 epic, fierce and fun-filled animated adventures

Explore some of the most epic animated movies now available to stream on Showmax, including Puss in Boots: The Last Wish.

The Black Phone is on Showmax

7 movies in Ethan Hawke’s cinematic universe, ranked

See the powerhouse Ethan Hawke in all his guises in some of his best movies on Showmax, including Training Day, The Northman and Black Phone.

Bodies Bodies Bodies is on Showmax

8 murder mansions in creepy horror movies

Explore the chilling world of horror movies through the murder mansions that have become their haunting backdrops, starting with Bodies Bodies Bodies.

King Richards is on Showmax

The Williams sisters: A legacy of hard work and dreams

Williams Sisters and King Richard document the rise, dominance and the rollercoaster sports careers of Venus and Serena Williams.

7 terminally delightful movies to stream

7 terminally delightful movies to stream

7 movies about making the most of life before death finds you, from Gat in die Muur to Ordinary Love and The Bucket List. 

The many faces of Margot Robbie: Barbie can be anything!

The many faces of Margot Robbie: Barbie can be anything!

5 movies that show that Barbie isn’t Margot Robbie’s first time playing dress-up: her careers range from bank robber to jungle explorer.

Neill Blomkamp and Sharlto Copley shine in 5 epic movies

Neill Blomkamp and Sharlto Copley shine in 5 epic movies

Witness the mastery of visionary South African director Neill Blomkamp and his long-time collaborator Sharlto Copley in these movies on Showmax.