Most Popular Arabic-Language Feature Films
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. Dir: Naji Abu Nowar With: Jacir Eid Al-Hwietat, Hussein Salameh Al-Sweilhiyeen, Hassan Mutlag Al-Maraiyeh Adventure | Drama | Thriller 100 mins.
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. Dir: Hany Abu-Assad With: Adam Bakri, Leem Lubany, Eyad Hourani Drama | Romance | Thriller 96 mins.
Muhammad: The Messenger of God
The events, trials and tribulations of the city of Makkah in 7th century AD. Dir: Majid Majidi With: Mahdi Pakdel, Sareh Bayat, Mina Sadati Biography | Drama | History 178 mins.
All My Life
For Rami, all is for the best in this best of all possible worlds, as long as he keeps to himself. But... Dir: Maher Sabry With: Seham Saneya Adelsalam, Mehammed Amadeus, Janaan Attia Drama 120 mins.
Dir: Aly Badrakhan With: Ilham Shaheen, Nadia El Gendy, Yaser Galal Drama | Romance
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. Dir: Haifaa Al-Mansour With: Waad Mohammed, Reem Abdullah, Abdullrahman Al Gohani Comedy | Drama 98 mins.
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. Dir: Tobe Hooper With: Aiysha Hart, Ahd, Paul Luebke Horror | Thriller 82 mins.
The Blue Elephant
The story of Dr. Yehia, a psychotherapist at Al Abbasia hospital. He works in the department treating the criminally insane... Dir: Marwan Hamed With: Karim Abdel Aziz, Khaled El Sawy, Nelly Karim Drama | Horror | Mystery | Thriller 170 mins.
Two childhood friends are recruited for a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv. Dir: Hany Abu-Assad With: Kais Nashif, Ali Suliman, Lubna Azabal Crime | Drama | Thriller | War 90 mins.
A romantic comedy centered on the daily lives of five Lebanese women living in Beirut. Dir: Nadine Labaki With: Nadine Labaki, Joanna Moukarzel, Gisèle Aouad Comedy | Drama | Romance 95 mins.