Top 15 African Movies You Must Watch In 2019.


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Top 15 African Movies You Must Watch In 2019.

African Movies You Must Watch In 2019.African movies have gotten better and better. There were so many amazing African movies released in recent years that are worth shedding light onto. Gone are the days when Africans used to detest their own movie industries for the quality of movie production and plotlines that don’t match up. Now, movie industries all over Africa have brought their A game to the world. They regularly dish out hot amazing movies that leave us craving for so much more. Plus, most of these movies speak a lot about the African culture. The movies we will be listing below are the best of the best African movies. You just grab any of these movies and you will get what we’re talking about. All the movies listed below are very high quality, visually appealing and entertaining.

The movies are picked from all over the African continent. Check out our list of African movies to watch below;

1. Lionheart.

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This Nigerian movie directed by Genevieve Nnaji was released in 2018. It has a rating of 100% on and makes our number one on Top African movies you should see this year. Lionheart is a really good movie that is sure to meet your heart.

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2. The Wound

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This African movie was released in 2017 and is rated 90% on This drama fiction is from South Africa. The Wound is a movie about a closeted relationship between two men. This movie is worth your attention. Our list of top African Movies will be incomplete without the Wound.

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3. King of Boys.

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This Nigerian movie was released in 2018 and runs for 2 hours 49 minutes. This movie is the fifth highest grossing movie from Nigeria that you will love. It is rated 9 out of 10 on and stars great Nollywood actors.This Nigerian movie is second to none in terms of actions and hilarious scenes.

4. Rafiki.

Image result for 4. Rafiki. movieThis movie was released in late 2018 and is about two girls who fell in love. This Kenyan movie is one of the best Kenyan movies out there. It is rated 90% on and is just simply interesting!

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5. Wedding Party

Image result for Wedding Party movieThis is a Nigerian movie released back in 2016. This 1 hour 50 minutes movie from Nigeria is the second highest grossing Nigerian movie of all time. This movie is amazing and talks about an about to be married couple and their Nigerian wedding party.

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6. Supa Modo

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This Kenyan movie is one of the best. It is a very sure to leave you quite emotional. Supa Modo is about a young girl and her dream of being a superhero, and how a terminal illness threatens it. It runs for 1hr 14mins and by far one of the top rated African movies to watch. Top 10 Ghanaian Movies To Watch in 2019.

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7. The Wedding Party 2

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This is the second part of the original movie, Wedding Party that we stated earlier. This movie Wedding Party 2 is the highest grossing Nigerian movie of all time.One thing about this movie is that, it has captivating scenes just like what we have in the Hollywood and Bollywood industries. This movie is a romantic comedy film that will leave you stunned. It was released in 2017.

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8. Disconnect

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This Kenyan romantic comedy film was released in 2018 and has a rating of 7.5 out of 10 on This movie stars Nick Mutuma and Brenda Wainimu. Disconnect is a wonderful movie that you should watch in 2019.

9. MerryMen- The Real Yoruba Demons.

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This comedy drama film was released in Nigeria in the year 2018. It talks about the guys from the Yoruba tribe of Nigeria and their usual/peculiar traits. This movie is really captivating and is one of the highest grossing Nigerian movies of all time.

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10. Potato Potahto

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This movie was produced in Ghana and it’s highly rated by viewers on It is rated 7.3 stars out of 10. Potato Potahto is a movie that makes our list that you will definitely enjoy. Try watching it this year!Check out  the Top 10 Ghanaian Movies To Watch in 2019.

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11. Beast of No Nation

This is a movie released in 2015 that runs a total of 137 minutes. If you want hot action movie from Africa, this movie is your number one pick. This drama and war movie is rated 7.8 stars out of 10 on

12. Sometimes in April.

This 2005 movie made from Rwanda is based on the Rwandan genocide. This very touching and emotional movie makes this list of amazing African movies you should watch in 2019. Though it’s a old movie, it remains a beautiful masterpiece.

13. The Wooden Camera

This 2003 movie is another old masterpiece you should watch. This movie is from South Africa and it’s rated 7/10 on It tells the story of a boy and his friend who make a wooden camera together.

14. Tsotsi

This movie is rated 7.3 out of 10 on This movie was released in 2005 and it runs for 94 minutes. Tsotsi is a crime and drama film from way back and is recommended for you to watch this year. Tsotsi is an amazing African movie that will leave you feeling entertained.

15. Half Of A Yellow Sun.

This movie is based on the novel and story written by Nigerian popular writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. This Nigerian film is the total package! It depicts the Nigerian civil war or Biafra war and tells the story of a couple who live in this trying time in Nigerian history.

So, there! We listed the top 15 African movies that are the best of the best! These movies are picked from all over Africa and you will love them. They are all very interesting and captivating. These movies can’t disappoint you.

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