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The Gods Must Be Crazy

When a tribe of African bushman find a piece of litter thrown from a plane, they assume it must be a gift from the Gods. That is until the soda-pop bottle starts to cause all kinds of trouble within their social order. But when Xixo (N!xau) decides to return the offering (by throwing it off the end of the Earth), he runs into even more problems -- in the form of civilized man. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B+
Violence: C
Sexual Content: B
Language: C
Drugs/Alcohol: B
Run Time: 109
Theater Release: 21 Aug 1981
Video Release: 03 Feb 2004
MPAA Rating: PG
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The sequel to this movie is The Gods Must Be Crazy 2 . Agent Cody Banks is a lean, mean, teenaged spying machine…. who has a similar problem relating to members of the opposite gender. A glimpse of life in Africa can also be seen in the film Endurance, the story of an Ethiopian Olympic medallist.

Home Video Extra Features

The Gods Must Be Crazy 1 and 2 release as a package to DVD on February 3, 2004.

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