Editor's choice for movies
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.
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.
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.
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.
The funniest comedies to stream
No Hard Feelings (2023)
A woman who’s desperate for money accepts a job to get a wealthy couple’s introverted, awkward son out of his shell in this heartfelt comedy.
Shazam! Fury of the Gods (2023)
Zachary Levi returns as Shazam in this hilarious sequel. While Billy and his foster siblings learn how to juggle their superhero lives, they face a vengeful trio of ancient gods.
House Party (2023)
Down on their luck and about to lose the roofs over their heads, a group of friends decide to host the party of the year at an exclusive mansion.
In this holiday comedy, a workaholic man down on his luck seeks the help of a magical genie to help him with his problems.
80 for Brady (2023)
The real-life story with an all-star cast. Four friends take a wild trip to the Super Bowl to meet Tom Brady, a renowned player in the NFL.
Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul (2022)
In the aftermath of a scandal, the first lady of a megachurch tries to help her pastor husband rebuild the congregation.
Cocaine Bear (2023)
A fun, outrageous action comedy loosely based on actual events. An oddball group must contend with a black bear on a murderous rampage after consuming cocaine.
A writer from New York travels to Texas to investigate the death of a girl he hooked up with in this dark crime comedy.
Looking for something a little more serious?
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.
An ensemble cast drives this black comedy-drama set during an era of unbridled decadence and depravity in early Hollywood.
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.
When Bucks gets released from prison, he goes on a journey to make amends – but doesn’t account for falling in love with his friend’s sister.
Magic Mike’s Last Dance (2023)
In the final movie in the hit franchise, Mike is bartending after a setback – until he meets a wealthy socialite with a lifetime deal.
Mkhize to Masemola (2023)
Two sons find themselves at the forefront of a battle for the throne when the chief’s first wife does the unthinkable to prove her son is the rightful heir to the Bapedi kingdom.
The Good House (2021)
A wry New England realtor rekindles her romance with a high school ex, reviving long-buried feelings and family secrets.
A troubled teen tracks down her estranged father in Mexico, and the two learn to play the game of life while getting to know each other.
Showmax Originals you will love
Youngins Season 1 episodes 10-12 recap: Bloodshed
There’s a pregnancy and an abortion in the girls’ dorms, Khaya gets suspended, and his parents are called to a principal’s meeting in episodes 10-12 of Showmax Original Youngins.
The Real Housewives of Durban S4: Zama gets put in the hot seat
In episode 4 of The Real Housewives of Durban S4, the ladies confront Zama during Jojo’s country-themed housewarming. New episodes every Wednesday on Showmax.
Cindy Swanepoel takes the cake in her first Showmax Original
Showmax Original Koek is an Afrikaans crime comedy about a Cape Town housewife who is inadvertently plunged into the criminal underworld.
A despondent housewife, convinced her husband is having an affair, is inadvertently thrust into the underbelly of a crime syndicate.