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  • R
  • 2013
  • 1 hr 47 min
  • 6.7  (19,551)

Zulu is a 2013 crime thriller directed by Jérôme Salle and stars Orlando Bloom, Forest Whitaker, and Conrad Kemp in prominent roles. The movie is set in Cape Town, South Africa, in the aftermath of the apartheid era. The plot of the movie revolves around a user-generated video that shows a brutal murder of a young girl, who was an AIDS victim. The video goes viral on social media, leading to a public outcry.

The movie follows Brian Epkeen (Orlando Bloom), a Cape Town police officer, and his partner Ali Sokhela (Forest Whitaker), who is a native Zulu and was formerly a member of the apartheid-era South African police. Together they try to identify and apprehend the murderer, but as they dive deeper into the investigation, they realize that things are not what they seem.

Brian's personal life is also in shambles, as he is struggling with alcohol addiction and trying to rebuild his relationship with his son, who he is estranged from. Meanwhile, Ali has his own demons to deal with, as he is haunted by his past actions and is still struggling to come to terms with his identity.

As the case unfolds, it becomes clear that the murder is just the tip of the iceberg, and that there is a much larger conspiracy at play. With time running out and the stakes getting higher, Brian and Ali must race against time to catch the culprit and bring him to justice.

The movie deals with themes such as racism, corruption, and redemption, and does not shy away from showing the gritty reality of life in post-apartheid South Africa. The action sequences are thrilling and intense, and the performances by Bloom and Whitaker are commendable.

Overall, Zulu is a gripping crime thriller that will keep you on the edge of your seat. With its thought-provoking themes and excellent performances, it is a must-watch for fans of the genre.

Zulu is a 2013 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 47 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7.

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    1 hr 47 min
  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (19,551)