Tag: muslim

The Mauritanian (2021) 7.1

The Mauritanian (2021)

Storyline:Based on the NY Times best-selling memoir "Guantánamo Diary" by Mohamedou Ould Slahi, this is the true story of Slahi's fight for freedom after being detained and imprisoned without charge by the U.S. Govern...

Unthinkable (2010) 7.1

Unthinkable (2010)

Storyline:A convert to Islam sends the U.S. government a tape showing him in three nondescript storage rooms, each of which may contain a nuclear bomb set to detonate in less than a week. Helen Brody, an FBI agent in ...

Young Ahmed (2019) 6.4

Young Ahmed (2019)

Storyline:A Belgian teenager hatches a plot to kill his teacher after embracing an extremist interpretation of the Quran.User Reviews: It's bizarre to me that the producers of this 'movie', thought that they could hid...

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...

Beau Geste (1939) 7.6

Beau Geste (1939)

Storyline:Beau, John, and Digby Geste are three inseparable, adventurous brothers who haven been adopted into the wealthy household of Lady Brandon. When money in the uppercrust household grows tight, Lady Brandon is ...

Astounding Courage in Distress (2020)

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Arranged (2007) 7.3

Arranged (2007)

Storyline:ARRANGED centers on the friendship between an Orthodox Jewish woman and a Muslim woman who meet as first-year teachers at a public school in Brooklyn. Over the course of the year they learn they share much i...

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:

Pinjar (2003) 7.3

Pinjar (2003)

Storyline:In the days leading up to Partition, a Hindu woman is abducted by a Muslim man. Soon, she finds herself not only forced into marriage, but living in a new country as the borders between India and Pakistan ar...

East Is East (1999) 6.7

East Is East (1999)

Storyline:In 1971 Salford fish-and-chip shop owner George Khan expects his family to follow his strict Pakistani Muslim ways. But his children, with an English mother and having been born and brought up in Britain, in...

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:

Taste of Cherry (1997) 7.4

Taste of Cherry (1997)

Storyline:A middle-aged Tehranian man, Mr. Badii is intent on killing himself and seeks someone to bury him after his demise. Driving around the city, the seemingly well-to-do Badii meets with numerous people, includi...

Amar Akbar Anthony (1977) 7.5

Amar Akbar Anthony (1977)

Storyline:A ex-convict must flee his mob boss, leaving his family to fend for themselves. His wife goes blind and his children are abandoned. They are adopted by a Hindu policeman, a Muslim tailor, and a Catholic prie...

The Physician (2013) – IMDb 7.2

The Physician (2013) – IMDb

Storyline:When nine-year-old Rob Cole felt the life force slipping from his mother's hand he could not foresee that this terrifying awareness of impending death was a gift that would lead him from the familiar life of...

Death of a President (2006) 6.3

Death of a President (2006)

Storyline:Years after the assassination of President George W. Bush in Chicago, an investigative documentary examines that as-yet-unsolved crime.User Reviews: I was very skeptical before seeing this movie. Title and p...

Lion of the Desert (1980) 8.4

Lion of the Desert (1980)

Storyline:In Fascist Italy pre-World War II, the cruel General Rodolfo Graziani is directly assigned by Benito Mussolini to fight in the colonial war in Libya to vanquish the Arab nation. However, his troops are frequ...

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'...

God’s Not Dead (2014) 4.8

God’s Not Dead (2014)

Storyline:Freshman university student Josh Wheaton attends a philosophy class, where Professor Radisson requires all students to submit a signed statement staying "God is dead" and never existed. When Josh refuses (du...

Two Men in Town (2014) 5.7

Two Men in Town (2014)

Storyline:Forest Whitaker plays a parolee, who finds Allah inside, and tries to get his life on track after 18 years. He's off to a good start with a job, a bank account, and a good woman. Of course his old partner in...

Dough (2015) 6.2

Dough (2015)

Storyline:Safa Habimana, a Muslim immigrant in Britain who struggles to make ends meet, hopes that she and her troubled teenage son, Ayyash, will reunite with her husband one day. However, with lots of time on his han...

Wazir (2016) 7.1

Wazir (2016)

Storyline:'Wazir' is a tale of two unlikely friends, a wheelchair-bound chess grandmaster and a brave ATS officer. Brought together by grief and a strange twist of fate, the two men decide to help each other win the b...

Ali and Nino (2016) 7.1

Ali and Nino (2016)

Storyline:Ali is an upper class Muslim man, whose family holds a great deal of power in Baku, Azerbaijan. At that time, before World War One, Azerbaijan was part of the Russian Empire. Nino, Ali's lover, is from neigh...

Victoria & Abdul (2017) 6.8

Victoria & Abdul (2017)

Storyline:Abdul Karim arrives from India to participate in Queen Victoria's golden jubilee. The young clerk is surprised to find favor with the queen herself. As Victoria questions the constrictions of her long-held p...