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Simphiwe Ngema as Zanele in The Winning Ticket on Showmax

Simphiwe Ngema talks The Winning Ticket, and staying grounded

Actress Simphiwe Ngema discusses her new Showmax film The Winning Ticket, embracing love and staying grounded. Now streaming on Showmax.

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The Winning Ticket is on Showmax

The Winning Ticket (2024)

A happy family lives simply when their youngest daughter prays for them to win the lotto. Their lives drastically change when they do.

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The Winning Ticket on Showmax

The Winning Ticket to trouble: what not to do if you win big

A normal South African family goes from kotas to caviar when their lotto dreams come true in the Showmax Original The Winning Ticket. But here’s why they should brace for trouble.

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My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3 on Showmax

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3 (2023)

After travelling to Greece for a family reunion, a woman attempts to locate her deceased father’s childhood friends. 

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.

Miraculous: Ladybug and Cat Noir: The Movie on Showmax

Miraculous: Ladybug and Cat Noir: The Movie (2023)

Two teens transformed into superheroes join forces to protect their city from a villain in this animated movie for the whole family.

Musangwe on Showmax

Wiseman Zitha on channeling his inner boxer in Musangwe

Wiseman Zitha talks about his role as Takalani in the bare-knuckle boxing film Musangwe, now streaming on Showmax.

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Musangwe is on Showmax

Musangwe (2024)

An arrogant aspiring boxer goes on a journey of self-discovery when he’s introduced to an indigenous bare-knuckle combat sport.

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Tracking Thabo Bester on Showmax

The best of South Africa in March 2024: 9 must-see Showmax Originals

Showmax’s local lineup is stronger than ever, with hits like Tracking Thabo Bester, Catch Me A Killer, Red Ink, Youngins, and more.

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Supercell on Showmax

Supercell (2023)

A teenage boy runs away to follow his father’s footsteps, legendary storm chaser Bill Brody in this action movie.

The Equalizer 3 on Showmax

The Equalizer 3 (2023)

Denzel Washington takes his uniquely brutal brand of justice to Italy in this third and final chapter of The Equalizer movies.

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Movie review: The hope and despair of Babylon

Margot Robbie and Brad Pitt star in a dark comedy-drama that chronicles an era of unbridled decadence and depravity in early Hollywood. 

Call Jane on Showmax

Call Jane (2022)

Based on a true story, Call Jane follows a 1960s Chicago wife who faces a life-threatening pregnancy and fights for her right to an abortion.

Babylon on Showmax

Babylon (2022)

An ensemble cast drives this black comedy-drama set during an era of unbridled decadence and depravity in early Hollywood.

Adrian Steyn in Matilda & Matthys

Adrian Steyn as Matthys in Matilda & Matthys

The Getroud Met Rugby star Adrian Steyn plays the lead in romantic comedy Matilda & Matthys, streaming exclusively on Showmax.

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Musangwe on Showmax

Musangwe has its world premiere at Joburg Film Festival

Showmax unveils an explosive trailer for Musangwe, which will have its world premiere at JFF, along with more films in development from first-time directors.

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Emma van Heyn in Matilda & Matthys

Emma van Heyn on Showmax romcom Matilda & Matthys

Actress and singer Emma van Heyn talks about her role in the Showmax Original romcom Matilda & Matthys now streaming.

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Praise This on Showmax

Praise This (2023)

An aspiring superstar is forced to join her cousin’s underdog praise team in the lead-up to a national championship competition.

Spider-Man Across the Spiderverse on Showmax

Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse (2023)

Miles Morales jets across the Multiverse, where he encounters a team of Spider-People charged with protecting its very existence.

Archie Madekwe stars in Gran Turismo

Gran Turismo: equal parts feel-good and adrenaline

Neill Blomkamp, the director of District 9, directs Gran Turismo, an inspiring film based on a true story of a team of underdogs.

Forever Yena is on Showmax

Forever Yena (2024)

When online “it” couple Tumisho and Asanda have a big fight during a social media livestream, it puts a strain on their relationship.

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Matilda en Matthys on Showmax

Matilda & Matthys (2024)

An ambitious writer goes on a series of fake dates with a tech entrepreneur for research purposes, but things soon get complicated.

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Transformers: Rise of the Beasts on Showmax

Transformers: Rise of the Beasts (2023)

Return to the world of Autobots vs Decepticons. During the 90s, a new faction of Transformers, the Maximals, join the battle for Earth.

Transformers Rise of the Beast is on Showmax

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.