Tag: iran

Caravans (1978) 6.2

Caravans (1978)

Storyline:The story happens in 1948, in a fictional country, called Zakharstan (in the novel "Caravans" is probably Afghanistan). Mark Miller (Michael Sarazyn) is a young U.S. Embassy employee who is responsible to fo...

Muhammad: The Messenger of God (2015) 7.5

Muhammad: The Messenger of God (2015)

Storyline:Abousofyan tells Aboutaleb, Muhammad's uncle, that in the upcoming morning he wants to kill the holy prophet of Islam and Muslims, who are in boycott. Aboutaleb remembers the past years when Abraha charges a...

Undocument (2017) 7.6

Undocument (2017)

Storyline:Undocument bears witness to four journeys of love and loss, immigration and identity across three continents as one cinematic journey.User Reviews:

Fireworks Wednesday (2006) 7.7

Fireworks Wednesday (2006)

Storyline:On the day before their holiday trip to Dubai, a wife who believes her husband is unfaithful enlists the help of Roohi, a young women sent by an agency to clean the house. She asks Roohi to make an appointme...

Leila (1997) 7.6

Leila (1997)

Storyline:Leila and Reza meet in a kind of celebration and fall for each other. Having discovered their love, they get married soon only to find out the infertility of Leila. That's when Reza's authoritative mother st...

A Time for Drunken Horses (2000) 7.7

A Time for Drunken Horses (2000)

Storyline:After their father dies, a family of five are forced to survive on their own in a Kurdish village on the border of Iran and Iraq. Matters are made worse when 12 year old Ayoub, the new head of the family, is...

Downpour (1972) 7.4

Downpour (1972)

Storyline:A well educated and humble teacher arrives in a new city and at a new job in the pre-revolutionary Iran. He falls in love with a hardworking underprivileged young woman that nurses her very old mother and ra...

I’m Not Angry! (2014) 6.8

I’m Not Angry! (2014)

Storyline:I'm not Angry. is the story of Navid, a starred and expelled university student who - while trying to provide the least requirements of a normal life -, tries not to get angry when he is faced with the immor...

Close-Up (1990) 8.3

Close-Up (1990)

Storyline:Pretending to be Mohsen Makhmalbaf making his next movie, Hossain Sabzian enters the home of a well-to-do family in Tehran, promising it a prominent part in his next movie. The actual people involved in the ...

Turtles Can Fly (2004) 8.1

Turtles Can Fly (2004)

Storyline:On the Kurdish refugee camp on the Iraqi-Turkish border, the boy Satellite is the leader of the kids. He commands them to clear and collect American undetonated minefields in the fields to sell them in the s...

Bomb: A Love Story (2018) 6.5

Bomb: A Love Story (2018)

Storyline:In the middle of Iran-Iraq war, and at the height of Tehran's Bombardment, time goes by fear and fear. but love and affection, life and hope leave the tangible fear of death abandoned in the words of the liv...

The Traveler (1974) 7.5

The Traveler (1974)

Storyline:A grade-school-age boy, neglected by his parents, lies, cheats, and steals to accumulate enough money to afford a bus ride to a large city and a ticket to see his favorite soccer team play.User Reviews: Kiar...

Zero Days (2016) 7.8

Zero Days (2016)

Storyline:Documentary detailing claims of American/Israeli jointly developed malware Stuxnet being deployed not only to destroy Iranian enrichment centrifuges but also threaten attacks against Iranian civilian infrast...

"SEAL Team" Danger Crossing (TV Episode 2019) 8.5

"SEAL Team" Danger Crossing (TV Episode 2019)

Storyline:While Jason is sidelined with an injury, Ray takes over as Bravo 1 and leads the team on a mission to rescue a marine pilot who was shot down in enemy territory.User Reviews: I have never seen such lousy sho...

Homework (1989) 6.8

Homework (1989)

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Kalashnikov (2014) 1.0

Kalashnikov (2014)

Storyline:The story is about the young soldiers who harassed his sister as an anonymous person Price action really tried to prepare her sister and in this way are new characters into the story. The final sequence of ...

American Wrestler: The Wizard (2017) 7.2

American Wrestler: The Wizard (2017)

Storyline:In 1980, a teenage boy escapes the unrest in Iran only to face more hostility in America, due to the hostage crisis. Determined to fit in, he joins the school's floundering wrestling team.User Reviews:

1st Born (2019) 0.0

1st Born (2019)

Storyline:Tucker and Hamid are going to be grandfathers for the first time, but only if they can come together long enough to save their first-born grandchild.User Reviews:

Fish & Cat (2013) 7.0

Fish & Cat (2013)

Storyline:A group of students travel to a remote region to participate in a kite-flying event. Next to their camp by the lakeside, they find a restaurant with cooks that treat the students with suspicion. Bizarre even...

Modest Reception (2013) 6.8

Modest Reception (2013)

Storyline:This twisted Iranian narrative follows a mysterious couple from Tehran as they distribute large bags of money in an impoverished mountain border town. Beginning as a black comedy, the film's mood transforms ...

Desert Dancer (2014) 6.9

Desert Dancer (2014)

Storyline:Inspirational true story of Iranian dancer Afshin Ghaffarian, who risked his life for his dream to become a dancer despite a nationwide dancing ban.User Reviews:

The Song of Sparrows (2008) 7.2

The Song of Sparrows (2008)

Storyline:When an ostrich-rancher focuses on replacing his daughter's hearing aid, which breaks right before crucial exams, everything changes for a struggling rural family in Iran. Karim motorbikes into a world alien...

Taxi (2015) 6.9

Taxi (2015)

Storyline:A yellow cab is driving through the vibrant and colourful streets of Tehran. Very diverse passengers enter the taxi, each candidly expressing their views while being interviewed by the driver who is no one e...

The Wind Will Carry Us (1999) 7.4

The Wind Will Carry Us (1999)

Storyline:Irreverent city engineer Behzad comes to a rural village in Iran to keep vigil for a dying relative. In the meanwhile the film follows his efforts to fit in with the local community and how he changes his ow...