2021 | 1:36:27 | MOVIES |


Theatrical box office hit action thriller --original title in South Africa: LOSING LERATO
DESPERATE LOVE is the story of a successful young black man, who takes matters into his own hands by kidnapping his daughter after life, the law and the woman he once loved come between them.

He puts himself in harm’s way when he decides to kidnap his own daughter from school, hoping to start a new life in a new city, but all hell breaks loose and he finds himself in a high stakes bus hostage situation and comes face to face with the law.

As the crisis escalates, a shot rings out…

DESPERATE LOVE is a suspenseful, exciting, thought provoking, human interest story that speaks to global audiences who have experienced hardship, financial highs and lows, love, happiness or the loss of a child.

The cast includes Black Panther’s Connie Chiume.

Action/ Thriller 96min English & some local dialects from South Africa

Keywords: thriller; suspense; Johannesburg; South Africa; drama; Zulu; kidnapping; kidnapped; stand-off; high-stakes; hostage; Africa; African films; Losing Lerato; theatrical films; world cinema; hostage; divorce; exciting; police; Black Panthers; domestic violence;

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