Tag: middle east

It’s Better to Jump (2013) 5.1

It’s Better to Jump (2013)

Storyline:There is a centuries-old seawall in the ancient port of Akka, located on Israel's northern coast. Today, Akka is a modern city inhabited by Muslims, Christians, Jews, and Baha'i, but its history goes all the...

Mother (2015) 7.6

Mother (2015)

Storyline:When his wife dies unexpectedly, Wahid, a poor train station master of a small, remote town in Pakistan's Balochistan province, must come to terms not only with her death and his own childhood personal demon...

Luxor (2020) 5.4

Luxor (2020)

Storyline:When British aid worker Hana returns to the ancient city of Luxor, she comes across Sultan, a talented archaeologist and former lover. As she wanders, haunted by the familiar place, she struggles to reconcil...

About a War (2019)

Storyline:A feature length documentary exploring violence and social change through the stories of ex-fighters from the Lebanese Civil War.User Reviews:

Four Blood Moons (2015) 4.6

Four Blood Moons (2015)

Storyline:It is rare that science, history and scripture align with each other, yet the last three series of Four Blood Moons have done exactly that. Are these the "signs" that God refers to in the Bible? If they are,...

The Man from Kathmandu Vol. 1 (2019) 6.9

The Man from Kathmandu Vol. 1 (2019)

Storyline:A disaffected American-Nepali half Hindu-Muslim boy detours to Kathmandu on his way to find his father who he thinks has joined the war in Syria, but his Moral battle against a local don who kills his grandf...

Paradise Now (2005) 7.0

Paradise Now (2005)

Storyline:From the perspective of two Palestinian men who are preparing to perform a suicide attack in Israel, this is the first film to deal with the subject of suicide bombers.User Reviews:

The Rendezvous (2016) 6.1

The Rendezvous (2016)

Storyline:A miss-matched couple embark on a frantic search for the Dead Sea Scroll hidden in the ancient city of Petra.User Reviews:

Best Defense (1984) 4.2

Best Defense (1984)

Storyline:Wylie is a lazy engineer. Landry is a Sergeant specialising in Armour. They have never met but their lives become entangled when Landry must take the tank Wylie designed into combat. Wylie is waiting for his...

The Lost Patrol (1934) 6.0

The Lost Patrol (1934)

Storyline:A World War I British Army patrol is crossing the Mesopotamian desert when their commanding officer, the only one who knows their destination is killed by the bullet of unseen bandits. The patrol's sergeant ...

The Message (1976) 7.3

The Message (1976)

Storyline:Handsomely-mounted historical epic concerns the birth of the Islamic faith and the story of the prophet Mohammed.User Reviews:

You Don’t Mess with the Zohan (2008) 5.5

You Don’t Mess with the Zohan (2008)

Storyline:An Israeli counterterrorism soldier with a secretly fabulous ambition to become a Manhattan hairstylist. Zohan's desire runs so deep that he'll do anything -- including faking his own death and going head-to...

Incendies (2010) 8.3

Incendies (2010)

Storyline:A mother's last wishes send twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey to the Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Adapted from Wajdi Mouawad's acclaimed play, Incendies tells the powerful and moving tale ...

Beirut (2018) 6.4

Beirut (2018)

Storyline:Mason Skiles had a great life as a diplomat in Beirut. He and his wife, Nadia, live in a beautiful house and have been mentoring a thirteen year-old Palestinian boy named Karim. The opening scene is a party ...

Body of Lies (2008) 7.1

Body of Lies (2008)

Storyline:Roger Ferris is a CIA operative in the Middle East; Ed Hoffman is his control at Langley. Cynicism is everywhere. In Amman, Roger works with Hani Salaam, Jordan's head of security, whose only dictum is "Don'...

Jarhead 3: The Siege (Video 2016) 5.3

Jarhead 3: The Siege (Video 2016)

Storyline:Corporal Evan Albright (Charlie Weber) joined the elite Marine Corps Security Guards to save the world and see some action-not necessarily in that order. But his first assignment, protecting a U. S. Embassy ...