Mama Jack

After an actor is fired by his director, he resorts to disguising himself as a black woman. While on the run, he finds himself in the home of an American woman, who mistakes him for her new maid. Attracted to her, he continues the charade, but things get more complicated when he finds out that her boyfriend is the director who fired him. At the same time, he adopts another disguise so that he can court his new boss. As the situation gets more complicated, things eventually come to a head and the truth comes out... with disasterous consquences.

104 minutes.
Parental Guidance.
Yebo gogo....
Yebo gogo....


Leon Schuster, Alfred Ntombela, Mary-Anne Barlow, Lionel Newton, Shaleen Surtie-Richards, Jerry Mofokeng
Gray Hofmeyr
ScreenplayLeon Schuster, Gray Hofmeyr, Paul Slabolepsky, Jeff Newton
MusicDidi Kriel
CinematographyChris Schutte
Sound formatsDolby Digital, Sony Dynamic Digital Sound, DTS
Made in2005
Produced byVideovision Entertainment, Distant Horizon, Delta Films (Pty) Ltd

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

LanguageFrequent use of strong language
NudityInfrequent (one scene) of nakedness
SexImplied infrequently in the language
ViolenceInfrequent scenes of mild (slapstick) violence
PrejudiceInfrequent and in context of regional tribalism
Drug abuseNone
CommentsThe feature has a positive closure to it as would be expected of the typical genre and from the producers.
These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.


Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Die Burger
Johannes de Villiers
Cape Times
Rafiek Mammon
Nils van der Linden
Mail & Guardian
Shaun de Waal
The Star
Theresa Smith
Sunday Times
Barry Ronge

Average .. 34%


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