"The Gods Must Be Crazy" quotes

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A comic allegory about a traveling Bushman who encounters modern civilization and its stranger aspects, including a clumsy scientist and a band of revolutionaries.

Director: Jamie Uys
Writer: Jamie Uys
Production: 20th Century Fox Film Corporat
Year: 1984
MetaScore: 73/100
ImdbRating: 7.3
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 26 Oct 1984
Awards: 2 wins & 3 nominations.

64 Clips

Here This'll put hair on your chest That's all I need - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:07
Here This'll put hair on your chest That's all I need
Is she down there Yes - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:05
Is she down there Yes
They've always sent us only good things - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:20
They've always sent us only good things
I stopped them sir - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:04
I stopped them sir
Some people went through here - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:10
Some people went through here
When Botswana belonged to the British - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:30
When Botswana belonged to the British
Was it rough - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:15
Was it rough
When you get to the mission - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:18
When you get to the mission
You get sudden urges and come up with warthogs and rhinoceroses - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:09
You get sudden urges and come up with warthogs and...
When I'm in the presence of a lady - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:14
When I'm in the presence of a lady
Do you work here in Botswana - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:14
Do you work here in Botswana
I don't want to talk about it - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:29
I don't want to talk about it
Where is your hideout - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:24
Where is your hideout
Two thousand miles to the north in the state of Birani - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:15
Two thousand miles to the north in the state of Birani
How come suddenly HE's the big hero - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:06
How come suddenly HE's the big hero
There was a peculiar sound - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:18
There was a peculiar sound
The hairy one said - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:21
The hairy one said
What the hell did you do that for - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:06
What the hell did you do that for
Why do I have to work with amateurs - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:50
Why do I have to work with amateurs
Talks about a bad thing an evil thing - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:08
Talks about a bad thing an evil thing
It left very peculiar tracks - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:18
It left very peculiar tracks
They're Tswanas - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:07
They're Tswanas
That's a watape tree - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:09
That's a watape tree
There was another god - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:21
There was another god
The funny thing was that they couldn't speak - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:12
The funny thing was that they couldn't speak
He want to know how did those people get in there - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:11
He want to know how did those people get in there
Xi saw a very strange looking persona and he greeted him - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:26
Xi saw a very strange looking persona and he greeted him
I said stop playing that bloody game - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:07
I said stop playing that bloody game
He smiled at them in greeting - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:14
He smiled at them in greeting
They're very gentle people - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:45
They're very gentle people
And hopes you have lots of children - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:26
And hopes you have lots of children
The Reverend's worried - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:11
The Reverend's worried
I don't think I can handle her - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:08
I don't think I can handle her
They gave him the death sentence - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:17
They gave him the death sentence
I'm teaching him how to drive - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:09
I'm teaching him how to drive
The thing does not belong on the earth - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:26
The thing does not belong on the earth
The most inquisitive creature in Africa is the baboon - The Gods Must Be Crazy 01:04
The most inquisitive creature in Africa is the baboon
Xi saw the ugliest person he'd ever come across - The Gods Must Be Crazy 01:10
Xi saw the ugliest person he'd ever come across
Where is Sam Boga - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:20
Where is Sam Boga
Tomorrow I will take it to the end of the earth and throw it off - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:07
Tomorrow I will take it to the end of the earth and throw it...
And why are you so beautiful - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:30
And why are you so beautiful
So how did this thing get up the tree - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:25
So how did this thing get up the tree
The rhino is the self appointed fire prevention officer - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:11
The rhino is the self appointed fire prevention officer
I collect manure - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:24
I collect manure
They've got guns - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:32
They've got guns
Strange new things sometimes appeared in the sky - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:27
Strange new things sometimes appeared in the sky
Quite unaware that there are other people in the world - The Gods Must Be Crazy 01:15
Quite unaware that there are other people in the world
Xi tried the thing out to cure thongs - The Gods Must Be Crazy 02:49
Xi tried the thing out to cure thongs
I'm quite normal - The Gods Must Be Crazy 02:38
I'm quite normal
My brain switches off - The Gods Must Be Crazy 01:34
My brain switches off
When the family needs meat - The Gods Must Be Crazy 01:14
When the family needs meat
Their language has an idiosyncrasy of its own - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:27
Their language has an idiosyncrasy of its own
You just have to keep away from the sharp end - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:47
You just have to keep away from the sharp end
Only 600 miles to the south - The Gods Must Be Crazy 04:43
Only 600 miles to the south
It looks like a paradise - The Gods Must Be Crazy 01:42
It looks like a paradise
In this world of theirs - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:43
In this world of theirs
In the deep Kalahari - The Gods Must Be Crazy 01:10
In the deep Kalahari
I will take the thing to the end of the earth - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:42
I will take the thing to the end of the earth
You gonna look like that forever - The Gods Must Be Crazy 02:50
You gonna look like that forever
Where they live - The Gods Must Be Crazy 01:31
Where they live
They must be the most contented people in the world - The Gods Must Be Crazy 00:42
They must be the most contented people in the world
There were some ridiculous looking animals - The Gods Must Be Crazy 02:57
There were some ridiculous looking animals
Something fell from the sky - The Gods Must Be Crazy 01:27
Something fell from the sky
So the beautiful landscapes are devoid of people - The Gods Must Be Crazy 03:01
So the beautiful landscapes are devoid of people

Cast

Andrew Steyn - Marius Weyers
Kate Thompson - Sandra Prinsloo
Xi - N!xau
Sam Boga - Louw Verwey
Mpudi - Michael Thys
Jack Hind - Nic de Jager
Card 2 - Joe Seakatsie
Mr. Thompson - Brian O'Shaughnessy
President - Ken Gampu
Narrator - Paddy O'Byrne
The Reverend (voice) - Graham Armitage
Mrs. Thompson - Vera Blacker
Mpudi (voice) - Pip Freedman
Young woman with noise in her head - Katinka Heyns
Kate Thompson (voice) - Janet Meshad
The Reverend - Jamie Uys