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Trivia / The Gods Must Be Crazy

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  • Creator Backlash: Nǃxau, the actor who played Xi, felt ashamed of the films looking back on them because he felt their portrayal of Bushmen as naive natives was offensive (a documentary on the first film's DVD explains that the Bushmen way of life as depicted was already gone by the time the movie was made).
  • Same Language Dub: Kate's voice in the first film is dubbed in by a different actress to cover up Sandra Prinsloo's thick Afrikaans accent.
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  • Sleeper Hit: Who would have expected that an Afrikaans-language comedy starring a Namibian bushman would rake in $100 million in the box office?


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