Liberia (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

Popularity▲ A-Z User Rating Number of Votes US Box Office Runtime Year Release Date Date of Your Rating Your Rating
Johnny Mad Dog (2008)
45 metascore

Johnny Mad Dog (2008)

98 min | Drama, War

A cast of unknown performers are used in this drama about child soldiers fighting a war in an African country.

Director: Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire | Stars: Christophe Minie, Daisy Victoria Vandy, Joseph Duo, Dagbeth Tweh

Votes: 3,193

Hondros (2017)
68 metascore

Hondros (2017)

90 min | Documentary, Biography, War

HONDROS follows the life and career of famous war photographer Chris Hondros by exploring the poignant and often surprising stories behind this award-winning photojournalist's best-known ... See full summary »

Director: Greg Campbell | Stars: Pancho Bernasconi, Greg Campbell, Chris Hondros, Justin Merriman

Votes: 351

Unseen Enemy (2017)

97 min | Documentary

Unseen Enemy is a feature-length documentary about the threat of epidemics in the 21st century and what we can do to fight them.

Director: Janet Tobias | Stars: Larry Brilliant, John Connor, Decontee Davis, Veronica Maria Dos Santos

Votes: 237

The Redemption of General Butt Naked (2011)

Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

Tells the story of Joshua Milton Blahyi - aka General Butt Naked - a brutal warlord who murdered thousands during Liberia's horrific 14-year civil war. Today, the General has renounced his ... See full summary »

Directors: Daniele Anastasion, Eric Strauss | Stars: Joshua Milton Blahyi Jr., Janice Blahyi, Joshua Blahyi, Josie Blahyi

Votes: 249

Samaritan's Purse presents Facing Darkness (2017)

Unrated | 93 min | Documentary, Drama

A Christian relief organization is met with the challenge of fighting the Ebola epidemic in west Africa, through this enormous challenge their faith grew.

Director: Arthur Rasco | Stars: Franklin Graham, Kent Brantly, Amber Brantly, Writebol Nancy

Votes: 82 | Gross: $0.56M

Out of My Hand (2015)

87 min | Drama

A struggling Liberian rubber plantation worker risks everything to discover a new life as a Yellow Cab driver in New York City.

Director: Takeshi Fukunaga | Stars: Bishop Blay, Zenobia Taylor, Duke Murphy Dennis, Rodney Rogers Beckley

Votes: 113

Providence Island (2017)

105 min | Drama, History, Romance

Providence is the story of two sisters, two families, two lives that collide in a heart- wrenching tale of love and the pursuit of happiness.Built upon the backdrop of the ex slaves (... See full summary »

Director: Roger M. Bobb | Stars: Vivica A. Fox, Demetria McKinney, Lisa Wu, Van Vicker

Affliction (I) (2015)

70 min | Documentary

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa seen through the eyes of the local populations, village officials, aid workers, the sick and those who recovered. It is a story of fear and frustration, of... See full summary »

Director: Peter Casaer

Votes: 7

Murder in the Cassava Patch (2012)

75 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

A murder mystery about a young man accused of killing his wife. He's imprisoned but a mystery shrouds the circumstances of her death. Set against the backdrop of postwar Liberia, the film is based on the acclaimed Bai T. Moore novel.

Director: Yor-El Francis | Stars: Peter Ballah, Marcus Dann, Barnie Doe-Jones, Aminata Mahmud Dorley Foeday

Votes: 7

Fragment 53 (2015)

Not Rated | 71 min | Documentary, War

An evocation of the God of war introduces the film. A framework ties together and abstracts seven portraits of Liberian warriors from their context. Their voices present war as an ... See full summary »

Directors: Federico Lodoli, Carlo Gabriele Tribbioli

Votes: 59

Body Team 12 (2015)

TV-PG | 13 min | Documentary, Short, News

Body Team 12 is tasked with collecting the dead at the height of the Ebola outbreak. These body collectors have arguably the most dangerous and gruesome job in the world. Yet despite the ... See full summary »

Director: David Darg

Votes: 345

Big Wata (2018)

80 min | Documentary, Adventure

In Western Africa, a group of determined young men strive to open and promote Sierra Leone's first surfing club despite village politics and the ongoing threat of Ebola.

Directors: Gugi van der Velden, Jan Paul van der Velden

Votes: 9

They Are We (2014)

Not Rated | 77 min | Documentary, History

Can a family separated by the transatlantic slave trade sing and dance its way back together? In Perico, Cuba is an Afro-Cuban group that has kept alive songs and dances brought aboard a ... See full summary »

Director: Emma Christopher | Stars: Joe Allie, Lucy Amara, Cuco Casanova, Emma Christopher

Votes: 16

Notes from Liberia (2015)

25 min | Documentary, Short, Drama

NOTES FROM LIBERIA traces the journey of the late Japanese cinematographer Ryo Murakami to the Firestone Tire and Rubber Plantation in Liberia. Under the cover of night, Ryo trespasses onto... See full summary »

Directors: Judd Ehrlich, Ryo Murakami

Votes: 18

Six Days (2013)

56 min | Documentary, Drama, War

Three women, three wars, one dream. Lanja is a journalist in Iraq fearlessly fighting against honor violence. Maia in Abkhazia battles archaic customs like 'bride kidnapping'. Nelly runs a ... See full summary »

Director: Nikolina Gillgren

Votes: 8

International (2020 Video)

Short, Music

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Director: Tty Noni

Small Small Thing (2013)

Not Rated | 83 min | Documentary, Drama

A look at the high profile case of Liberian Olivia Zinnah, who died in 2012 of complications from a rape that occurred when she was just 7 years old.

Director: Jessica Vale | Stars: Leymah Gbowee, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Louis Johnson, Dannetha Sampson

Votes: 22

Daddy and the Warlord (2019 TV Movie)

53 min | Documentary, Biography

In postwar Liberia Clarice Gargard searches the truth concerning her father's dubious connection to warlord Charles Taylor.

Director: Shamira Raphaela

Votes: 25

The Word Universe: A Journey to West Africa (1995)

91 min | Documentary

The filmmaker travels to West Africa to search for his friend, a Liberian man who fled the horror of Liberia along with hundreds of thousands of others. The journey probes into a world ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Keegan | Stars: Samuel K. Doe, Mark Keegan, Ronald Reagan, Jefferson Toe

Votes: 18

The Land Beneath Our Feet (2016)

60 min | Documentary, History, War

When lost footage from the 1920s depicting a corporate land grab in the early days of globalization arrives back in Liberia, it sparks inquiry into how Liberians lost sovereignty over the very land that sustains them.

Directors: Gregg Mitman, Sarita Siegel | Stars: Philomena Bloh Sayeh, Cecil T.O. Brandy, Miatta Fahnbulleh, Ali Kaba

Beyond the Walls (2014)

92 min | Documentary, Biography, History

All over the world, people from different cultures instinctively go to the walls, painting their stories as a way to give voice to their life experiences. In Beyond The Walls, we enter the ... See full summary »

Director: Gayle Embrey

Liberia Will Rise: The Love Of Liberty Part II (2016)

51 min | Documentary, Biography, History | Completed

The 2014 Liberia Ebola crisis re-examimed.

Director: Gerald Barclay | Stars: Anderson Cooper, Don Lemon, Jesse Jackson, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Ark of Mercy (2009)

25 min | Documentary, Short

Arc of Mercy explores the extraordinary lives and thoughts of a core group of paying volunteers who work on the world's biggest NGO hospital ship docked in Liberia. They selflessly give ... See full summary »

Director: Ryley Olivier

Rainbow Town (2010 Video)

76 min | Documentary, Drama, Family

In a country torn by war, over 100 orphaned and abandoned children were left to die. But, one courageous woman wanted them to live. This is the true story of one Liberian orphanage.

Director: Lauren Selmon Roberts | Stars: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Taylor Johnson, Alice Joseph, Faith Kolleh

Power of Play (I) (2014)

52 min | Documentary, Sport

In 1989,Liberia entered a 14 year civil war. Liberia's civil war became one of the most notorious conflicts for its use and abuse of child soldiers. Over 15,000 children as young as 6 ... See full summary »

Directors: Lauren Anders Brown, Jenny McQuaile | Star: Seren Fryatt

In the Shadow of Ebola (2014)

25 min | Documentary, Short, Family

'In the Shadow of Ebola' is an intimate story of a family and a nation torn apart by the Ebola outbreak. We follow a Liberian student and his family living divided between the United States... See full summary »

Directors: Gregg Mitman, Sarita Siegel

A Single Step (2015)

28 min | Documentary, Short

Inspired by the pivotal 4th World Conference on Women held in Beijing, A Single Step explores Women leadership. The film focuses on five women who have made it their clarion call to ... See full summary »

The Same Heart (2015 TV Movie)

72 min | Documentary | Completed

Ending poverty for a billion transaction at a time.

Directors: Leonard Morris, Georgia Morris | Stars: Bill Clinton, Desmond Tutu, Paul Krugman, Peter Singer

I Have Something to Tell You (2009 Video)

17 min | Documentary, Short, War

I Have Something to Tell You was made in conjunction with UNICEF and UNFPA and gives girls in Liberia the rare chance to talk about their hopes and dreams. In doing so, the girls impress ... See full summary »

Director: Loch Phillipps

Orphans in the Storm (2016)

6 min | Documentary, Short, Drama | Completed

There are over 152 million orphans in the world. Imagine how they could begin to improve their lives and well-being with a knowledge of their own human rights.

Director: Nathan Wildes | Stars: Jack Betts, David Bartlett, Mary Shuttleworth

Monrovia on Fire (2014)

147 min | Action

An out of work good citizen and seasoned Karate instructor must take the law into his own hands to stop a gang of armed robbers from terrorizing the city.

Director: Nick Masao | Stars: John Adjei, Paul Dennis, Abraham Keita, Mark A. Lee

Son of None (2011)

18 min | Short, Drama

Orphaned, disheveled and falling behind in school, a 7 year-old Liberian's future looks bleak. Yet Joshua possesses a quality that transcends his dire circumstances.

Director: Todd Looby | Stars: Joshua Cooper, Annie Flomo

Votes: 5

Smoke (V) (2017)

25 min | Documentary, Short | Completed

In 2014, the worst recorded Ebola epidemic began spreading throughout West Africa. This highly contagious disease was often contracted through the bodily fluids of the infected with a death... See full summary »

Director: David Tucker II | Star: Shahab John Sharify

THIRST: Mission Liberia (2015)

93 min | Documentary

The inspiring story of one man's passion to change a nation...before it's too late!

Director: Nathan Todd Sims | Stars: Allen Farmer, Todd Phillips

Back to Christopolis (2008 Video)

84 min | Documentary, War

In Liberia, three former child soldiers invite us into their lives and show us how challenging it is for them to reintegrate the post civil war society. As they struggle to fight a ... See full summary »

Director: Klaus Pas

Testimony from Liberia (2008)

13 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Fiona Meadley

Strategizing for Gender Equality in Africa: The Women's Colloquium in Liberia (2010)

4 min | Documentary, Short, Drama

Hundreds of African women and international delegates joined Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to strategize about how women leaders can help bring a lasting peace. In March 2009, ... See full summary »

Director: Iara Lee

So Very Cute (2013)

12 min | Short, Drama, News

Somewhere in Eastern Europe. A girl goes to a casting.

Director: Vital Philippot | Stars: Kateryna Zhulai, Stéphan Castang, Viktorija Kozlova

Votes: 7

Camp 72 (2017 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 76 min | Documentary, Crime, History

Camp 72 follows a quest for justice and healing after war.

Director: Seema Mathur

Votes: 5

Solving for X (2012)

75 min | Documentary, Drama, History

Solving for X is a feature-length documentary about the quantitative approach to human rights data. The film documents the work of Dr. Patrick Ball, leader of the Benetech Human Rights Data... See full summary »

Director: Theo Lipfert

Iron Ladies of Liberia (II) (2007)

74 min | Documentary

Iron Ladies of Liberia is an intimate observational documentary that goes behind the scenes with Africa's first freely elected female head of state, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of ... See full summary »

Directors: Henry Ansbacher, Siatta Scott Johnson

The Dead Will Guide Us: Teachings from Liberia's Civil War (2010)

58 min | Documentary, History, War

The story of how the dead and nature, particularly elephants, have brought the human and natural communities together for peacemaking and reconciliation.

Director: Cynthia Travis | Star: William Saa

Africa (2010 TV Movie)


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Director: John Kaylin

Lollywood (2012)

10 min | Documentary, Short, Comedy | Completed

Edwin G Kollie, a 15 year old Liberian war orphan and honor student, always wanted to make a Nollywood movie. So one day he wrote a script, cast the 30 actors needed and in just 3 hours he ... See full summary »

Director: Todd Looby

School Meals Liberia (2009 Video)

5 min | Documentary, News

For many children in Liberia, it would not be possible to attend school without the guarantee of receiving at least one nutritious meal a day.

Director: Kristen Palana | Star: Kristen Palana

Ebola: In Praise of Prevention (2016 TV Movie)

6 min | Animation

This animated short is designed to prevent the next outbreak of Ebola from ever happening. It is freely available in multiple African languages.

Director: Firdaus Kharas | Star: Angélique Kidjo

Smell No Taste (2013)

12 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

Smell No Taste is the story of Morris - a seventeen year old boy who lives near the airport in Monrovia, Liberia, and dreams of one day flying to all the countries in the world. Despite ... See full summary »

Director: Arwen Kidd

Portrait of a Peacekeeper (2010)

21 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

Col. Raza, Portrait of a Peacekeeper, is a 20 minute documentary short showing the 'day in the life' of legendary and beloved Col. Raza Malik of the Pakistani Battalion II, part of the ... See full summary »

Director: Cynthia Travis | Star: Raza Malik

Modern-Day Slavery (2006 Video)

8 min | Documentary, War

Modern-Day Slavery brings to light the issue of human trafficking in Sierra Leone and Liberia, West Africa.

Director: Michael Schwartz

Listen: A New African Narrative (2009)

38 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

Five leaders from the African continent transforming their communities through hard work and persistent prayer.

Director: Austin Flack | Star: Ciona Rouse

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