Movies and TV shows set in sudan

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in sudan ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, dramatic, intense, captivating and tense films and TV shows about / with desert, mentor, politics, brutality, storytelling, justice, death, catastrophe, betrayal and explosion plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
sudan movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as sudan: In a Better World (2010), The Good Lie (2014), The Four Feathers (2002), Traitor (2008), The Constant Gardener (2005), Attack on Darfur (2009), I Am Slave (2010), Machine Gun Preacher (2011), The Four Feathers (1978), Khartoum (1966).

List of movies set in sudan

In a Better World (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait.
Style: realistic, emotional, bleak, gloomy, tense ...
Plot: friendship, bully, loneliness, bullying, father son relationship, hospital, divorce, small town, bomb, anger, teacher, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sudan, denmark, europe, africa, israel
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The Good Lie (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Kenya, India, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young refugee of the Sudanese Civil War who wins a lottery for relocation to the United States with three other lost boys. Encountering the modern world for the first time, they develop an unlikely friendship with a brash American woman assigned ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, rough, touching ...
Plot: refugee, immigrants, culture clash, friendship, misfit, society, friends, life is a bitch, down on your luck, fish out of water, self sacrifice, culture shock ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sudan, usa, kansas, africa, kenya ...
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The Four Feathers (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The story, set in 1875, follows a British officer (Heath Ledger) who resigns his post when he learns of his regiment's plan to ship out to the Sudan for the conflict with the Mahdi. His friends and fiancée send him four white feathers which ...
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: imperialism, military, soldier, desert, redemption, colonialism, islam, slavery, starvation, massacre, siege, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1880s, 1890s
Place: england, sudan, africa, europe, britain ...
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Traitor (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When straight arrow FBI agent Roy Clayton heads up the investigation into a dangerous international conspiracy, all clues seem to lead back to former U.S. Special Operations officer, Samir Horn.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, fbi, faith, undercover, traitor, prison, working undercover, bomb, track down, danger, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978
Place: sudan, marseille, washington d.c., chicago illinois, nova scotia ...
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The Constant Gardener (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, USA, China, Kenya
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Justin Quayle is a low-level British diplomat who has always gone about his work very quietly, not causing any problems. But after his radical wife Tessa is killed he becomes determined to find out why, thrusting himself into the middle of a very ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, thought provoking, psychological ...
Plot: aids, corruption, diplomat, murder, death, investigation, political corruption, cover up, uncover truth, fighting the system, obsession, lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kenya, africa, sudan, europe, london ...
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Attack on Darfur (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, South Africa, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: American journalists in Sudan are confronted with the dilemma of whether to return home to report on the atrocities they have seen, or to stay behind and help some of the victims they have encountered.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: genocide, village, burned alive, desert, journalism, uncover truth, against humanity, adventure, deadly, injustice, survival, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sudan, africa
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I Am Slave (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Based on the real-life experiences of Mende Nazer, the story unfolds as twelve-year-old Malia, daughter of champion wrestler Bah, is abducted from her Sudanese village in the Nubar Mountains by pro-government Arab militia and sold into slavery to a ...
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, thought provoking, disturbing
Plot: kidnapping, human nature, society, injustice, power relations, woman in danger, life is a bitch, against humanity, confined, master and servant, isolation, slave trade ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sudan, england, london
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Machine Gun Preacher (2011)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The true story of Sam Childers, a former drug-dealing biker who finds God and became a crusader for hundreds of Sudanese children who've been kidnapped and pressed into duty as soldiers.
Style: emotional, realistic, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: christianity, civil war, orphan, idealism, childhood, gunfight, youth, rebel, tragic event, child killer, belief, atrocity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, year 2003
Place: uganda, sudan, africa, pennsylvania, california
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The Four Feathers (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: They made him a hero by branding him a coward . . . the story of a man who conquered fear.
Plot: british empire, british colonial, arab, historical event, disguise, cowardice
Time: 19th century
Place: sudan
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Khartoum (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: English General Charles George Gordon, a devout Christian, is appointed military governor of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan by the Prime Minister. Ordered to evacuate Egyptians from the Sudan, Gordon stays on to protect the people of Khartoum, who are under ...
Style: epic, realistic, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Plot: siege, desert, islam, politics, culture clash, imperialism, negotiation, military, british empire, adventure, war, state affairs ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1880s, victorian era ...
Place: sudan, africa, egypt, england, scotland ...
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Carlos (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 330 min.
Story: The story of Venezuelan revolutionary, Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, who founded a worldwide terrorist organization and raided the OPEC headquarters in 1975 before being caught by the French police.
Style: epic, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: terrorism, gun, car bomb, hostage situation, german, gunfight, recruit, negotiation, peril, girlfriend, mercenary, muslim ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 70s
Place: lebanon, middle east, sudan, europe, africa ...
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Zarafa (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Inspired by the true story of the first giraffe to visit France, Zarafa is a sumptuously animated and stirring adventure, and a throwback to a bygone era of hand-drawn animation and epic storytelling set among sweeping CinemaScope vistas of parched ...
Style: serious, emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: giraffe, youth, friends, captivity, obsessive quest, heroes, animal life, escapades, confined, adventure, young heroes, forceful separation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: africa, sudan, paris france
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Live and Become (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1980 the black Falashas in Ethiopia are recognised as genuine Jews and are secretly carried to Israel. The day before the transport the son of a Jewish mother dies. In his place and with his name (Schlomo) she takes a Christian 9-year-old boy.
Style: sincere, psychological, touching, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: adoption, racism, rescue, refugee camp, christian, rabbi, family relations, parents and children, fugitives, hopes, religions or cults, refugees ...
Time: 1990s
Place: france, israel, ethiopia, europe, middle east ...
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A Boy Ten Feet Tall (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After he is orphaned by an air raid on Port Said during the Suez Crisis, a young boy attempts to go by himself from the Suez Canal to Durban in South Africa where his nearest relative, Aunt Jane, lives. On the way he meets a variety of different ...
Plot: journey, village, orphan, ship, sleeping, leopard, apartment, muslim, hunting, aunt, spear, jet plane ...
Time: year 1957
Place: sudan, africa, south africa, egypt
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Arrival (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.
Style: futuristic, suspense, intellectual, enigmatic, philosophical ...
Plot: alien, first contact, spacecraft, loss, destiny, flash forward, language barrier, death of daughter, science, memory, time loop, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 2010s, future
Place: montana, china, russia, sudan, massachusetts ...
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In Desert and Wilderness (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Poland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When 15 year old Stas Tarkowski and 9 year old Nel Rawlinson are kidnapped by rebels fighting for the great Arab leader - the Mahdi - their fathers desperately organize a search party. But the Mahdi uprising is spreading rapidly across North Africa ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: kidnapping, survival, wilderness, heroes, desert, self discovery, danger, confined, adventure, siblings relations, hostages, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cross country, africa, north africa, sudan
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Left Behind: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rayford Steele is an airline pilot whose relationship with his wife has gone sour;he ponders having an affair with an attractive flight attendant, Hattie Durham. In the midst of a flight to London, a number of their passengers mysteriously ...
Style: futuristic, tense, suspenseful, serious, based on the bible ...
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, stewardess, christian, redemption, save the world, workplace intrigue, anti heroes, chaos and mayhem, miraculous event, heroes, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: europe, london, england, israel, iran ...
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