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The Best Leon Schuster Movies

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List of the best Leon Schuster movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Leon Schuster's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Leon Schuster movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Leon Schuster movies will be at the top of the list. Leon Schuster has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Leon Schuster movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Leon Schuster films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Leon Schuster role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Leon Schuster performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List below includes You Must Be Joking!, Oh Shucks! Here Comes UNTAG and more films.

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  • Yankee Zulu
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    Yankee Zulu

    Zulu, a young South African, is best friends with a white youth named Rhino. After they grow up, Rhino (Leon Schuster) tries farming, while Zulu (John Matshikiza) engages in petty theft in America. He is eventually escorted home by fascist military Gen. "Diehard" (Wilson Dunster) -- but while in South Africa's Sun City, Zulu manages to make off with Diehard's lotto ticket, which is worth big money. He seeks out Rhino, and the duo adopts extreme disguises to try to cash in the ticket.
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Gray Hofmeyr
  • Sweet 'n Short
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    Sweet 'n Short is a 1991 Leon Schuster movie made in South Africa. It was directed by Gray Hofmeyr. Tagline: Oh Schucks...it's the New South Africa!.
    • Directed by: Gray Hofmeyr
  • Mr Bones
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    Mr. Bones is a 2001 slapstick comedy film made and set in South Africa. Leon Schuster, well-known figure in the South African film industry, starred in the title role. He also created the story and co-wrote the screenplay. The film sets African "tradition" in opposition to forces of ambition and greed in contemporary South Africa, and plays on reversals of racial stereotypes for its humour. The film grossed R33 million, making it the highest grossing South African film of all time, until it was beaten by its sequel, Mr Bones 2: Back from the Past, itself only surpassed by Titanic in South Africa's box-office history.
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Gray Hofmeyr
  • Oh Shucks! Here Comes UNTAG
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    Oh Shucks! Here Comes UNTAG

    Oh Shucks! Here Comes U.N.T.A.G! is a South African comedy film and Leon Schuster's big screen debut about a rugged farmer named Kwagga 'The Lion-Killer' Robertse having to deal with a corrupt major in the UN peace corps.
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: David Lister
  • Schuks Tshabalala's Survival Guide to South Africa
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    Leon and his trusty sidekick Shorty join South Africa's 2010 tourism campaign and get tasked with assisting tourists who are in the process of planning their visits to South Africa.
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Gray Hofmeyr
  • You Must Be Joking!
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    You Must Be Joking! is a 1986 South African film. It is Leon Schuster's first hidden camera film.
    • Released: 1986
    • Directed by: Elmo De Witt