Top 39 Lebanese movies

The best lebanese movies after the war (1990)

{ A special mention to movies not existing in IMDb: Ahebbini ; Film ktir kbir ; Khallik mae ;
Khillet ward ; Leanni bhebbik ; Madame Bambino ; Meshwar ; Yalla aabelkon ; Zafafian }

[ To be rated: Bingo, Falling From Earth ; I Want to See ; Leannon arman ; Khalass ;
One day I'll leave ; Out Loud ; Phantom Beirut ; Terra Incognita ; Welaane ]
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1.
West Beirut (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In April, 1975, civil war breaks out; Beirut is partitioned along a Moslem-Christian line. Tarek is in high school... (105 mins.)
Director: Ziad Doueiri
 
2.
Where Do We Go Now? (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A group of Lebanese women try to ease religious tensions between Christians and Muslims in their village. (110 mins.)
Director: Nadine Labaki
“ W'halla2 lawein? ” - valencio1
 
3.
Bosta (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Fifteen years after a traumatic explosion in his native Beirut, Kamal Maf'ouss returns from France,... (142 mins.)
 
4.
Caramel (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A romantic comedy centered on the daily lives of five Lebanese women living in Beirut. (95 mins.)
Director: Nadine Labaki
 
5.
Under the Bombs (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In the wake of Israel's 2006 bombardment of Lebanon, a determined woman finds her way into the country convincing a taxi cab driver to take a risky journey around the scarred region in search of her sister and her son. (98 mins.)
“ Ta7t elkassf ” - valencio1
 
6.
The Kite (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A young 15 year old girl, Lamia, lives in a southern Lebanese village on the border with Israel. She... (80 mins.)
“ Teyyara min warak ” - valencio1
 
7.
Zozo (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A Lebanese boy gets separated from his family during the civil war and ends up in Sweden. (105 mins.)
Director: Josef Fares
 
8.
Ghadi (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Ghadi is different from other kids; could he be an angel? His father Leba, along with his teammates, tricks the town into believing so. (100 mins.)
Director: Amin Dora
 
9.
“ Tayf almadina ” - valencio1
 
10.
Blind Intersections (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Three protagonists, one city... Coming from different backgrounds, they pass each other but they never meet... (90 mins.)
Director: Lara Saba
“ Ossit Sawani ” - valencio1
 
11.
Solitaire (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Therese, the mayor's wife in a Lebanese village, joyfully prepares for an overnight visit of her daughter's suitor and his parents... (92 mins.)
Director: Sophie Boutros
“ "Ma7bass" ” - valencio1
 
12.
Rue Huvelin (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A band of students from Beirut's Huvelin Street and their fight against political oppression.
Director: Mounir Maasri
 
13.
When Maryam Spoke Out (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Ziyad and Maryam are a happy young couple in Lebanon, yet after three years of marriage they remain childless... (98 mins.)
Director: Assad Fouladkar
 
14.
Betroit (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Betroit is a portrayal of three couples as their lives become intertwined with one another. An act of...
Director: Adel Serhan
 
15.
Silina (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Hatem Ali
 
16.
Habbet Loulou (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
In modern day Lebanon, in a country divided between those who have too little and those who have too much, three women try to defy their social labeling and incapability. (120 mins.)
Director: Layal M. Rajha
 
17.
In the Battlefields (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Lina, a young girl in war-torn Beirut, finds an ally and friend in Sihan, her domineering aunt's maid. Sihan shows Lina what her life could be like, but tests the girl's limits when she asks her to help plot her escape from the city. (90 mins.)
Director: Danielle Arbid
“ Ma3arek 7ob ” - valencio1
 
18.
Neswen (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Neswen tells the story of Saber, a male chauvinistic butcher who, one day, decides to close up shop...
Director: Sam Andraos
 
19.
Taxi Ballad (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Driving a cab wasn't his first option, but that's a long story. (93 mins.)
Director: Daniel Joseph
 
20.
Sorry Mom (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
The story of a severely traumatized woman, after her husband was killed and her son kidnapped. 4 years has passed and her son Fadi is still lost.
Director: Emad El Rifai
 
21.
Charbel: The Movie (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Life of saint monk Charbel Makhluf (104 mins.)
Director: Nabil Lebbos
 
22.
The Second Lady (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Dahab and Rida, two young Lebanese who have been in love for 10 years, are still trying to find a suitable...
Director: Philippe Asmar
 
23.
Vitamin (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
In a remote and poor village, three girls decide to change their destiny. They plan to rub a truck assuming its loaded with cash.. but what they never imagined is found in the truck and this changes their village and own lives forever.
Director: Elie F. Habib
 
24.
Bebe (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A 33 year old Mentally impaired girl leaves her home for the first time alone, with a bag of one million dollars in cash.
Director: Elie F. Habib
 
25.
Cash Flow (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A single credit card grabs the attention of many. Who will get it? (86 mins.)
Director: Sami Koujan
 
26.
Asfouri (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
1975, the residents of a traditional building decide to repaint the facade, but the civil war begins leaving it on hold... (98 mins.)
Director: Fouad Alaywan
 
27.
Beirut Open City (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Khaled is a young director looking to make a movie about the situation in Beirut, while writing the script, he discovers dark secrets about what he's actually dealing with. (101 mins.)
Director: Samir Habchi
“ Dokhan bala nar ” - valencio1
 
28.
A Man of Honor (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Brahim has a chance encounter with a mysterious woman he knew 20 years ago. Because of her, he committed a murder and now has to return home to face his tumultuous past.
“ Ensan sharif ” - valencio1
 
29.
Yanoosak (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Yanoosak tells the story of Rudi, an ordinary Swiss German living in Zurich, who decides one day to... (65 mins.)
 
30.
33 Days (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
(90 mins.)
Director: Jamal Shoorje
 
31.
Beyrouth hôtel (2011 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
One evening, a married young singer Zoha meets the French lawyer Mathieu in a night club in Beirut. Mathieu will become suspected of spying... (99 mins.)
Director: Danielle Arbid
 
32.
Tannoura Maxi (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
It was the summer of 82, when a priest, about to be ordered, was exhausted by temptations and an arrogant girl felt passionately in love... (95 mins.)
Director: Joe Bou Eid
 
33.
Stray Bullet (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Noha is about to get married. Her family is relieved to see her take advantage of this last chance before... (75 mins.)
Director: Georges Hachem
“ Rsasa taysheh ” - valencio1
 
34.
Falafel (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Everything bad that can happen on the way to a party happens to young Tou on this nighttime trip though Beirut. (83 mins.)
Director: Michel Kammoun
 
35.
Ring of Fire (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ring of fire keeps a sense of menace to the end, the atmosphere is tense. There is no safe haven, and Beirut of yesterday becomes a chilling image of our world at war today . (90 mins.)
Director: Bahij Hojeij
“ Zennar el nar ” - valencio1
 
36.
Here Comes the Rain (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Kidnapped during the war, Ramez is suddenly released from prison after 20 years and returns to his family profoundly changed... (98 mins.)
Director: Bahij Hojeij
“ Chatti ya dineh ” - valencio1
 
37.
My Last Valentine in Beirut in 3D (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The true story of a fake identity. Is she a prostitute who will commit suicide or just a virtual character in an unfinished film by a crazy color blind director? (85 mins.)
Director: Salim el Turk
 
38.
A Perfect Day (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A day in the life of Malek, a young man who suffers from sleep disorders and is obsessed with thoughts of his ex-girlfriend... (88 mins.)
“ Yawm akhar ” - valencio1
 
39.
Around the Pink House (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
La Maison Rose (The Pink House) is an old mansion in Beirut. It is the place where the Nawfal family... (92 mins.)