Most Popular Feature Films


1. The Worthy (2016)

99 min | Thriller

5.5
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After the vast majority of the world's water supply is lethally contaminated, a small group of survivors who have taken refuge near a rare clean water source are thrust into a deadly game of cat and mouse and must defend their lives from infiltrators who aren't what they seem.

Director: Ali F. Mostafa | Stars: Ali Suliman, Maisa Abd Elhadi, Mahmoud Al Atrash, Mohammad Al Ibrahimi

Votes: 550

2. L'insulte (2017)

R | 112 min | Drama

8.1
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67 Metascore

In today's Beirut, an insult blown out of proportions finds Toni, a Lebanese Christian, and Yasser, a Palestinian refugee, in court. From secret wounds to traumatic revelations, the media ... See full summary »

Director: Ziad Doueiri | Stars: Adel Karam, Kamel El Basha, Camille Salameh, Diamand Bou Abboud

Votes: 655

3. The Nile Hilton Incident (2017)

Unrated | 106 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.0
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69 Metascore

A maid witnesses a murder at an upscale hotel and a policeman is assigned to the case, but it soon becomes clear that important people don't want the case solved.

Director: Tarik Saleh | Stars: Fares Fares, Mari Malek, Yasser Ali Maher, Ahmed Selim

Votes: 1,967 | Gross: $0.08M

4. Escape Room (I) (2017)

R | 86 min | Horror

4.3
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four friends who partake in a popular Los Angeles escape room, owned by Brice (Ulrich), and find themselves stuck with a demonically possessed killer. Sean Young plays the keeper of a box ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Dukes | Stars: Skeet Ulrich, Sean Young, Christine Donlon, Randy Wayne

Votes: 771

5. Omar (2013)

96 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

7.6
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75 Metascore

A young Palestinian freedom fighter agrees to work as an informant after he's tricked into an admission of guilt by association in the wake of an Israeli soldier's killing.

Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Adam Bakri, Leem Lubany, Eyad Hourani, Samer Bisharat

Votes: 11,064 | Gross: $0.36M

6. Sheikh Jackson (2017)

93 min | Drama

7.2
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An Islamic cleric has a crisis of faith when he hears the news that his childhood idol, Michael Jackson, has died.

Director: Amr Salama | Stars: Basma, Maged El Kedwany, Mahmoud El-Bezzawy, Ahmad El-Fishawi

Votes: 662

7. Much Loved (2015)

104 min | Drama

6.2
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A group of women in Morocco make a living as prostitutes in a culture that is very unforgiving toward women in that profession.

Director: Nabil Ayouch | Stars: Loubna Abidar, Asmaa Lazrak, Halima Karaouane, Sara Elhamdi Elalaoui

Votes: 1,335

8. Wajib (2017)

96 min | Drama

7.6
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A father and his estranged son must come together to hand deliver his daughter's wedding invitations to each guest as per local Palestinian custom, in this rousing family drama from Annemarie Jacir (When I Saw You).

Director: Annemarie Jacir | Stars: Rana Alamuddin, Mohammad Bakri, Saleh Bakri, Maria Zreik

Votes: 138

9. Wadjda (2012)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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81 Metascore

An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for her school's Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her interest.

Director: Haifaa Al-Mansour | Stars: Waad Mohammed, Reem Abdullah, Abdullrahman Al Gohani, Ahd

Votes: 15,117 | Gross: $1.35M

10. In Syria (2017)

85 min | Drama, War

7.4
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A mother attempts to keep her family safe as war rages and a sniper lies in wait outside her home. This nerve-wracking study of life in Damascus won an Audience Award at Berlinale.

Director: Philippe Van Leeuw | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Diamand Bou Abboud, Juliette Navis, Mohsen Abbas

Votes: 480

11. Sufat Chol (2016)

87 min | Drama

6.9
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74 Metascore

When their entire lives shatter, two Bedouin women struggle to change the unchangeable rules, each in her own individual way.

Director: Elite Zexer | Stars: Lamis Ammar, Ruba Blal, Hitham Omari, Khadija Al Akel

Votes: 1,525 | Gross: $0.08M

12. Muhammad: The Messenger of God (2015)

178 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.9
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The events, trials and tribulations of the city of Makkah in 7th century AD.

Director: Majid Majidi | Stars: Mahdi Pakdel, Sareh Bayat, Mina Sadati, Ali Reza Shoja-Nuri

Votes: 5,919

13. Barakah yoqabil Barakah (2016)

88 min | Comedy

6.4
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A guy from the middle class, meets a girl from A wealthy family, and they start a romance in a country that frowns upon it.

Director: Mahmoud Sabbagh | Stars: Hisham Fageeh, Fatima AlBanawi, Sami Hifny, Khairia Nazmi

Votes: 712

14. Clash (2016)

Not Rated | 97 min | Drama, Thriller

7.7
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78 Metascore

Set entirely in an 8m police truck, a number of detainees from different political and social backgrounds are brought together by fate, during the turmoil that followed the ousting of former president Morsi from power.

Director: Mohamed Diab | Stars: Nelly Karim, Hani Adel, El Sebaii Mohamed, Ahmed Abdelhamid Hefny

Votes: 2,930 | Gross: $0.02M

15. Theeb (2014)

Not Rated | 100 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

7.2
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80 Metascore

In the Ottoman province of Hijaz during World War I, a young Bedouin boy experiences a greatly hastened coming-of-age as he embarks on a perilous desert journey to guide a British officer to his secret destination.

Director: Naji Abu Nowar | Stars: Jacir Eid Al-Hwietat, Hussein Salameh Al-Sweilhiyeen, Hassan Mutlag Al-Maraiyeh, Jack Fox

Votes: 7,877 | Gross: $0.28M

16. Paradise Now (2005)

PG-13 | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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71 Metascore

Two childhood friends are recruited for a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv.

Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Kais Nashif, Ali Suliman, Lubna Azabal, Hamza Abu-Aiaash

Votes: 20,637 | Gross: $1.45M

17. Caramel (2007)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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70 Metascore

A romantic comedy centered on the daily lives of five Lebanese women living in Beirut.

Director: Nadine Labaki | Stars: Nadine Labaki, Joanna Moukarzel, Gisèle Aouad, Yasmine Al Massri

Votes: 10,547 | Gross: $1.06M

18. Et maintenant on va où? (2011)

PG-13 | 110 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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60 Metascore

A group of Lebanese women try to ease religious tensions between Christians and Muslims in their village.

Director: Nadine Labaki | Stars: Claude Baz Moussawbaa, Nadine Labaki, Yvonne Maalouf, Layla Hakim

Votes: 9,010 | Gross: $0.53M

19. Daha (2017)

115 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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Gaza is a 14-year-old boy who lives on the Aegean coast of Turkey. Together with his domineering father, he helps smuggle refugees from war-torn countries to Europe, giving them temporary ... See full summary »

Director: Onur Saylak | Stars: Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan, Hayat Van Eck, Turgut Tuncalp, Tankut Yildiz

Votes: 163

20. Mimosas (2016)

96 min | Drama

6.5
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64 Metascore

A dying Sheikh travels across the Moroccan Atlas in a caravan escorted by two rogues.

Director: Oliver Laxe | Stars: Ahmed Hammoud, Shakib Ben Omar, Said Aagli, Ikram Anzouli

Votes: 463

21. Zozo (2005)

105 min | Drama, War

6.7
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A Lebanese boy gets separated from his family during the civil war and ends up in Sweden.

Director: Josef Fares | Stars: Imad Creidi, Antoinette Turk, Elias Gergi, Carmen Lebbos

Votes: 2,823

22. Down Under (II) (2016)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.8
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A black comedy set during the aftermath of the Cronulla riots, it is the story of two carloads of hotheads from both sides of the fight destined to collide.

Director: Abe Forsythe | Stars: Lincoln Younes, Rahel Romahn, Michael Denkha, Fayssal Bazzi

Votes: 584

23. Al-risâlah (1976)

207 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.8
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The story of prophet "Muhammad" and the delivery of the message of God "Allah."

Director: Moustapha Akkad | Stars: Abdallah Gheith, Mouna Wasef, Hamdy Gheith, Ali Achmed Taram

Votes: 3,382

24. The Attack (2012)

R | 102 min | Drama

7.1
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74 Metascore

An Arab surgeon living in Tel Aviv discovers a dark secret about his wife in the aftermath of a suicide bombing.

Director: Ziad Doueiri | Stars: Ali Suliman, Reymonde Amsallem, Evgenia Dodina, Dvir Benedek

Votes: 3,351 | Gross: $1.71M

25. Djinn (2013)

Not Rated | 82 min | Horror, Thriller

4.5
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An Emirati couple return home from a trip and discover that their new apartment has been built on a site that is home to some malevolent beings.

Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Aiysha Hart, May Calamawy, Razane Jammal, Ahd

Votes: 1,379

26. À mon âge je me cache encore pour fumer (2016)

90 min | Drama

7.1
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Fatima, a strong-minded woman, is the lead masseuse of a hammam in Algiers. This is 1995 and the situation is tense in the capital. The day ahead promises to be hectic for all, and for ... See full summary »

Director: Rayhana Obermeyer | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Fadila Belkebla, Nadia Kaci, Nassima Benchicou

Votes: 162

27. Layla M. (2016)

98 min | Drama

6.9
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A teenage Muslim growing up in Amsterdam becomes radicalised.

Director: Mijke de Jong | Stars: Nora El Koussour, Ilias Addab, Hassan Akkouch, Yasemin Cetinkaya

Votes: 366

28. Al Asleyeen (2017)

Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.3
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Samir is the head of a small family and a bank employee and stable in his work, but separated after the decision to reduce the employment and then surprise that his bank balance zero and ... See full summary »

Director: Marwan Hamed | Stars: Maged El Kedwany, Menna Shalabi, Khaled El Sawy, Kinda Allouch

Votes: 516

29. Razzia (2017)

119 min | Drama

6.7
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The streets of Casablanca provide the centerpiece for five separate narratives that all collide into one.

Director: Nabil Ayouch | Stars: Maryam Touzani, Arieh Worthalter, Amine Ennaji, Abdelilah Rachid

Votes: 36

30. Film Kteer Kbeer (2015)

107 min | Crime

7.5
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Intending to smuggle drugs across the borders, a small-time Lebanese drug-dealer slyly manipulates public opinion with the help of an underrated filmmaker.

Director: Mir-Jean Bou Chaaya | Stars: Alain Saadeh, Fouad Yammine, Wissam Fares, Tarek Yaacoub

Votes: 953

31. El-Kanz: El-Haqiqah wa el-Khayal 1 (2017)

Action, Drama

7.2
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The events revolve around four eras, namely the Pharaonic and Abbasid era and the Kingdom era. The events revolve around corruption and the level of some clerics through the ages on power ... See full summary »

Director: Sharif Arafah | Stars: Muhammad Ramadhan, Muhammad Sad, Hend Sabry, Amina Khalil

Votes: 141

32. Ya tayr el tayer (2015)

Not Rated | 100 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Mohammed Assaf, an aspiring musician living in Gaza, sets a seemingly impossible goal: to compete on the program "Arab Idol."

Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Tawfeek Barhom, Kais Attalah, Hiba Attalah, Ahmad Qasem

Votes: 1,171

33. Hajwala (2016)

96 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

3.4
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Khalid and Kehailan are two team leaders who are passionate about car racing and challenges. They enter into a crazy competition to win the challenge involving a lot of surprises, which unexpectedly change both their lives.

Directors: Ali Bin Matar, Ibrahim Bin Mohamed | Stars: Anwar Aljabri, Haleem Aljabri, Omar Aljabri, Ali Almarzouqi

Votes: 68

34. Holy Air (2017)

81 min | Comedy

6.3
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Adam is a Christian Arab living in Nazareth - member of a vanishing minority within a minority in the Holy Land and the Middle East. His wife Lamia is a strong, beautiful and progressive ... See full summary »

Director: Shady Srour | Stars: Shady Srour, Laëtitia Eïdo, Samuel Calderon, Yussuf Abu-Warda

Votes: 62

35. Promised Land (II) (2004)

88 min | Drama, Thriller

5.7
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"Promised Land" tells the story of a group of young unwitting Estonian girls smuggled through Egypt to be auctioned off as prostitutes in Israel, and of their initiation into this trade of ... See full summary »

Director: Amos Gitai | Stars: Rosamund Pike, Diana Bespechni, Hanna Schygulla, Anne Parillaud

Votes: 453

36. Inhebek Hedi (2016)

88 min | Drama

6.8
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Hedi, a young man with great dream, is struggling his way through social conventions in Tunisia. While his mother tries to decide his life for him, Hedi meets Rim and suddenly he discovers that his world goes beyond and above conventions.

Director: Mohamed Ben Attia | Stars: Majd Mastoura, Rym Ben Messaoud, Sabah Bouzouita, Omnia Ben Ghali

Votes: 654

37. La source des femmes (2011)

135 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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A comedy/drama set in a village and centered on a battle of the sexes, where women threaten to withhold sexual favors if their men refuse to fetch water from a remote well.

Director: Radu Mihaileanu | Stars: Leïla Bekhti, Hafsia Herzi, Hiam Abbass, Saleh Bakri

Votes: 3,249

38. Al qods fee yom akhar (2002)

Unrated | 90 min | Drama, Comedy

6.5
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71 Metascore

About a Palestinian girl of 17 who wants to get married to the man of her own choosing. Rana wakes up one morning to an ultimatum delivered by her father: she must either choose a husband ... See full summary »

Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Clara Khoury, Khalifa Natour, Ismael Dabbag, Walid Abed Elsalam

Votes: 434

39. West Beirut (1998)

PG-13 | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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In April, 1975, civil war breaks out; Beirut is partitioned along a Moslem-Christian line. Tarek is in high school, making Super 8 movies with his friend, Omar. At first the war is a lark: ... See full summary »

Director: Ziad Doueiri | Stars: Rami Doueiri, Naamar Sahli, Mohamad Chamas, Rola Al Amin

Votes: 2,595 | Gross: $0.34M

40. Azur et Asmar (2006)

PG | 99 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

7.4
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Once upon a time there were two children nursed by same woman. Azur, a blonde, blue-eyed son of a noblewoman and Asmar, the dark skinned and dark-eyed child of the nurse. As kids, they ... See full summary »

Director: Michel Ocelot | Stars: Cyril Mourali, Karim M'Riba, Hiam Abbass, Patrick Timsit

Votes: 2,207

41. En attendant les hirondelles (2017)

113 min | Drama

6.2
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Three stories set in today's Algeria. In Algiers, Mourad, a property developer is wealthy and more or less satisfied with his lot but he does not know how to make happy those close to him; ... See full summary »

Director: Karim Moussaoui | Stars: Mohamed Djouhri, Hania Amar, Hassan Kachach, Mehdi Ramdani

Votes: 95

42. Etz Limon (2008)

Not Rated | 106 min | Drama

7.4
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74 Metascore

The story of a Palestinian widow who must defend her lemontree field when a new Israeli Defense Minister moves next to her and threatens to have her lemon grove torn down.

Director: Eran Riklis | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Rona Lipaz-Michael, Ali Suliman, Doron Tavory

Votes: 5,686 | Gross: $0.57M

43. Ajami (2009)

Not Rated | 124 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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82 Metascore

Ajami is the religiously mixed community of Muslims and Christians in Tel Aviv. These are five stories about the everyday life in Ajami.

Directors: Scandar Copti, Yaron Shani | Stars: Fouad Habash, Nisrine Rihan, Elias Saba, Youssef Sahwani

Votes: 5,399 | Gross: $0.62M

44. The Yacoubian Building (2006)

161 min | Drama

7.5
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Meditations on corruption, fundamentalism, prostitution, homosexuality, and drugs in central Cairo.

Director: Marwan Hamed | Stars: Adel Imam, Nour El-Sherif, Youssra, Essad Youniss

Votes: 4,932

45. City of Life (2009)

Not Rated | 119 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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A privileged young male Arab at odds with his cultural identity and his less fortunate street smart friend; a disillusioned Indian taxi driver who bears an uncanny resemblance to a famous ... See full summary »

Director: Ali F. Mostafa | Stars: Alexandra Maria Lara, Sonu Sood, Saoud Al Kaabi, Jason Flemyng

Votes: 1,220

46. Baghdad in My Shadow (2018)

Thriller | Post-production

"Abu Nawas" is a trendy café and popular hangout for artists, communists and gay Iraqi exiles in London, it's close to the Salafist Mosque. When Nasseer, a fanatic religious youth and ... See full summary »

Director: Samir | Stars: Lachlan Nieboer, Daniel Adegboyega, Maxim Mehmet, Hazel O'Connor

47. Omor Shakhsiya (2016)

90 min | Drama

6.6
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In Nazareth, an old couple lives wearily to the rhythm of the daily routine. On the other side of the border, in Ramallah, their son Tarek wishes to remain an eternal bachelor, their ... See full summary »

Director: Maha Haj | Stars: Maisa Abd Elhadi, Ziad Bakri, Jihan Dermelkonian, Hanan Hillo

Votes: 134

48. Blessed Benefit (2016)

83 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Ahmad a construction worker gets tangled up in an unfortunate business deal leading him to prison. He meets fraudster Ibrahim who ruins his last hope to prove his innocence. Ahmad is ... See full summary »

Director: Mahmoud al Massad | Stars: Ahmad Thaher, Maher Khammash, Odai Hijazi, Mahmoud al Massad

Votes: 264

49. The Blue Elephant (2014)

170 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

8.2
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The story of Dr. Yehia, a psychotherapist at Al Abbasia hospital. He works in the department treating the criminally insane, only to find his best friend to be one of the patients. Trying ... See full summary »

Director: Marwan Hamed | Stars: Karim Abdel Aziz, Khaled El Sawy, Nelly Karim, Mohamed Mamdouh

Votes: 20,580

50. From A to B (2014)

108 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.0
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Three estranged childhood friends (Omar, Ramy, Jay), travel on a road trip from Abu Dhabi to Beirut in memory of their lost friend. If what happens en route doesn't make them crazy, it might just bring them closer.

Director: Ali F. Mostafa | Stars: Fahad Albutairi, Shadi Alfons, Fadi Rifaai, Kal Naga

Votes: 1,108