Ramadan Movies

Selected movies to watch during the sweet nights of Ramadan. Some will boost your Iman other will entertain your family. Please don't hesitate to comment the list and share with me your picks :-)
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1.
Mooz-Lum (2010)
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Amid a strict Muslim rearing and a social life he's never had, Tariq enters college confused. New peers, family and mentors help him find his place, but the 9-11 attacks force him to face his past and make the biggest decisions of his life. (94 mins.)
Director: Qasim 'Q' Basir
 
2.
The Light in Her Eyes (2011 Documentary)
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Houda al-Habash, a conservative Muslim preacher, founded a Qur'an school for girls in Damascus, Syria when she was just 17 years old... (87 mins.)
 
3.
Journey to Mecca (2009)
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One of the greatest travelers in human history, 21 year old law student Ibn Battutah set out alone to... (45 mins.)
Director: Bruce Neibaur
 
4.
The Message (1976)
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In the 7th century, Mohammed is visited by Angel Gabriel who urges him to lead the people of Mecca and worship God... (177 mins.)
Director: Moustapha Akkad
 
5.
A Road to Mecca: The Journey of Muhammad Asad (2008 Documentary)
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(93 mins.)
Director: Georg Misch
 
6.
Azur & Asmar: The Princes' Quest (2006)
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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... (99 mins.)
Director: Michel Ocelot
 
7.
Fordson: Faith, Fasting, Football (2011 Documentary)
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'Fordson' follows a high school football team from Dearborn, Michigan as it prepares for its big cross-town... (92 mins.)
Director: Rashid Ghazi
 
8.
Muhammad: The Last Prophet (2002)
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An account of the birth of Islam. (95 mins.)
Director: Richard Rich
“ An animated Islamic historical film about the rise of the Islamic religion. It shows how the principles of the religion began and what effect it had on the Arab world. ” - skhayfa
 
9.
Muhammad: Legacy of a Prophet (2002 Documentary)
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Tells the story of the seventh century prophet who changed world history in 23 years, and continues... (116 mins.)
“ A PBS movie about the prophet Muhammad. This documentary explains the life of Muhammad from birth to death and his contributions to the cultures of the time. ” - skhayfa
 
10.
El Naser Salah el Dine (1963)
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Saladin, ruler of the kingdoms surrounding the Latin state of Jerusalem, is brought to attack the Christians... (90 mins.)
Director: Youssef Chahine
“ This film is about a great knight named Saladin who fought in the crusades. Taking place in the middle ages, this Islamic historical movie takes a look at medieval times from a whole new perspective. ” - skhayfa
 
11.
Children of Heaven (1997)
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After a boy loses his sister's pair of shoes, he goes on a series of adventures in order to find them. When he can't, he tries a new way to "win" a new pair. (89 mins.)
Director: Majid Majidi
 
12.
Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World (2011 Documentary)
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In our post-9/11 world, a greater understanding across cultures is more important than ever before,... (90 mins.)
 
13.
Al-Ghazali: The Alchemist of Happiness (2004 Documentary)
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Exploring the life and impact of the greatest spiritual and legal philosopher in Islamic history, this... (80 mins.)
 
14.
Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
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Balian of Ibelin travels to Jerusalem during the crusades of the 12th century, and there he finds himself as the defender of the city and its people. (144 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott