Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Iraq"


1. The Exorcist (1973)

R | 122 min | Horror

8.0
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82 Metascore

When a girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter.

Director: William Friedkin | Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow, Linda Blair, Lee J. Cobb

Votes: 303,588 | Gross: $232.91M

2. Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)

R | 122 min | Documentary, Drama, War

7.5
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67 Metascore

Michael Moore's view on what happened to the United States after September 11; and how the Bush Administration allegedly used the tragic event to push forward its agenda for unjust wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Director: Michael Moore | Stars: Michael Moore, George W. Bush, Ben Affleck, Stevie Wonder

Votes: 117,399 | Gross: $119.19M

3. Fair Game (I) (2010)

PG-13 | 108 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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69 Metascore

CIA operative Valerie Plame discovers her identity is allegedly leaked by the government as payback for an op-ed article her husband wrote criticizing the Bush administration.

Director: Doug Liman | Stars: Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Sonya Davison, Vanessa Chong

Votes: 40,768 | Gross: $9.53M

4. Hell on Earth: The Fall of Syria and the Rise of ISIS (2017)

R | 99 min | Documentary

7.5
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84 Metascore

A look at the current state of Syria amidst war and chaos in 2017, featuring stories of survival and observations by political experts from around the world.

Directors: Sebastian Junger, Nick Quested | Stars: Ghaith Abdul-Ahad, Amr Al-Azm, Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, Tareq Al-Hashemi

Votes: 309

5. Turtles Can Fly (2004)

PG-13 | 98 min | Drama, War

8.1
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85 Metascore

Near the Iraqi-Turkish border on the eve of an American invasion, refugee children like 13-year-old Kak (Ebrahim), gauge and await their fate.

Director: Bahman Ghobadi | Stars: Soran Ebrahim, Avaz Latif, Saddam Hossein Feysal, Hiresh Feysal Rahman

Votes: 14,691 | Gross: $0.26M

6. Only the Dead (2015)

77 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.7
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Australian journalist Michael Ware's experiences in Iraq during the 2003 war and after.

Directors: Bill Guttentag, Michael Ware | Stars: Abu Musab Al-Zarqawi, Michael Ware

Votes: 2,060

7. Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989)

PG-13 | 93 min | Adventure, Fantasy

4.3
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Sinbad and his shipmates aid a young prince, who must battle an evil wizard to gain the hand of a beautiful princess.

Directors: Enzo G. Castellari, Luigi Cozzi | Stars: Lou Ferrigno, John Steiner, Roland Wybenga, Ennio Girolami

Votes: 1,137

8. Danger Close (I) (2017)

90 min | Action

4.4
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Freelance female war reporter Alex Quade covers U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF) on highly classified combat missions. Since 2001, she has embedded with elite SOF, including the U.S. ... See full summary »

Directors: Christian Tureaud, David Salzberg | Stars: Wendy R. Anderson, Aaron Brandenburg, Nancy M. Pirelli, Robert Ryan Pirelli

Votes: 118

9. Akher ayam el madina (2016)

118 min | Drama

6.8
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A documentary filmmaker in Cairo is having difficulty finishing his film, so his friends send him footage from the cities they live in: Baghdad, Beirut, and Berlin.

Director: Tamer El Said | Stars: Khalid Abdalla, Laila Samy, Hanan Youssef, Mariam Saleh Saad

Votes: 174

10. My Sweet Pepper Land (2013)

100 min | Drama

7.0
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Baran, a Kurdish independence war hero, is now sheriff in Erbil, the capital city. No longer feeling useful in this society now at peace, he thinks about quitting the police force, but ... See full summary »

Director: Hiner Saleem | Stars: Korkmaz Arslan, Golshifteh Farahani, Suat Usta, Mir Murad Bedirxan

Votes: 1,386

11. A Field Between (2017)

15 min | Short

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For almost 10 years, Amaryllis Fox worked as a CIA operative in the Middle East fighting the war on terror. Now, Fox is a peace activist determined to return to the region without any ... See full summary »

Director: Rena Mundo Croshere | Star: Amaryllis Fox

12. Bekas (2012)

97 min | Drama

7.5
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Iraq in the early 1990 was a devastating land to survive in. When we think of Iraq, the first thing that tends to pop into our minds is the war and Saddam Hussein. But there is another side... See full summary »

Director: Karzan Kader | Stars: Zamand Taha, Sarwar Fazil, Diya Mariwan, Suliman Karim Mohamad

Votes: 3,031

13. Karbala (2015)

115 min | Drama, War

6.3
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Year 2004, operation Iraqi freedom. Iraqi rebels loyal to Shiite leader Muqtada Al-Sadr, launched an insurgency. Karbala City Hall is cut off, leaving inside 40 Poles and 40 Bulgarian soldiers with supplies of food and ammo to 24h fight.

Director: Krzysztof Lukaszewicz | Stars: Bartlomiej Topa, Antoni Królikowski, Hristo Shopov, Atheer Adel

Votes: 728

14. Karma (VIII) (2015)

65 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller | Completed

6.9
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Imagine a perfect murder.

Director: R. Arvind | Star: R. Arvind

Votes: 36

15. Nowhere to Hide (2016)

86 min | Documentary

7.9
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83 Metascore

"Nowhere to Hide" follows a man - the medic and father Nori Sharif - through 5 years of dramatic change in the war-torn Diyala-province; one of the most dangerous provinces in the middle of... See full summary »

Director: Zaradasht Ahmed | Stars: Abu Fallah, Hans Husum, Mudhafar, Nori Sharif

Votes: 87

16. Super Bowl XXXIX (2005 TV Special)

Sport

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The 39th renewal of the AFC-NFC World Championship Game pitted the New England Patriots, two-time defending champions, against the Philidelphia Eagles, who hadn't won a championship of any ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Levy | Stars: Rabih Abdullah, Keith Adams, Troy Aikman, David Akers

Votes: 434

17. Chariots of the Gods (1970)

G | 92 min | Documentary

6.4
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Documentary based on the book by Erich Von Daniken concerning the ancient mysteries of the world, such as the pyramids of Egypt and Mexico, ancient cave drawings, the monuments of Easter ... See full summary »

Director: Harald Reinl | Stars: Heinz-Detlev Bock, Klaus Kindler, Christian Marschall, Aleksandr Kazantsev

Votes: 1,079 | Gross: $25.95M

18. Life on Earth (1979– )

702 min | Documentary

9.2
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David Attenborough's groundbreaking study of the evolution of life on our planet.

Star: David Attenborough

Votes: 2,159

19. The Age of Stupid (2009)

Not Rated | 92 min | Documentary, History, War

7.1
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A future archivist looks at old footage from the year 2008 to understand why humankind failed to address climate change.

Director: Franny Armstrong | Stars: Pete Postlethwaite, Jeh Wadia, Alvin DuVernay, Layefa Malini

Votes: 3,750

20. The Legend of the Ugly King (2017)

122 min | Documentary

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THE LEGEND OF THE UGLY KING follows the life of the famous Kurdish director, actor, and revolutionary Yilmaz Güney, who achieved international attention by films like Yol (Palm d'Or, 1982) or Sürü (Golden Leopard, 1978).

Director: Hüseyin Tabak | Stars: Tarik Akan, Patrick Blossier, Costa-Gavras, Leyla Demirezen

Votes: 9

21. Apache Warrior (2017)

Announced

Apache Warrior is a feature film made with 100% unprecedented real footage, actual attack pilot gun tapes, multiple cameras and interviews. We researched hundreds of hours of footage in ... See full summary »

Directors: David Salzberg, Christian Tureaud

22. Haus Ohne Dach (2016)

117 min | Drama

7.6
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HOUSE WITHOUT ROOF is about the journey of the siblings LIYA, JAN and ALAN who were born in the Kurdish area of the Iraq and grown up in Germany. The three of them want to fulfill their ... See full summary »

Director: Soleen Yusef | Stars: Mina Sadic, Sasun Sayan, Murat Seven, Wedad Sabri

Votes: 39

23. Syn Babilonu (2009)

100 min | Drama

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A willful young boy follows his just as obstinate grandmother in a journey across Iraq, determined to discover the fate of her missing son, Ahmed's father, who never returned from war.

Director: Mohamed Al Daradji | Stars: Shazada Hussein, Yasser Talib, Bashir Al Majid

Votes: 931

24. My Country, My Country (2006)

90 min | Documentary

7.2
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Documentary by Oscar winner Laura Poitras about the war in Iraq.

Director: Laura Poitras

Votes: 203

25. The War Tapes (2006)

Not Rated | 97 min | Documentary, War

7.4
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77 Metascore

Called up for service in Iraq, several members of the National Guard were given digital video cameras. This film, edited from their footage, provides a perspective on a complex and troubled conflict.

Director: Deborah Scranton | Stars: Zack Bazzi, Duncan Domey, Ben Flanders, Mike Moriarty

Votes: 1,179 | Gross: $0.25M

26. A Dream Before Dying (2017)

Drama | Completed

Alan and his family deal with the horrors of war and the events in their lives that lead Alan to become one of the most fearless and respected bomb disposal technicians for the forces allied against ISIS in Northern Iraq.

Director: Fekri Baroshi | Stars: Delil Dilanar, Dejin Jamil Khidir, Alan Shamo Hajar, Enwer Shexani

27. Daesh: Exiting Hell (2017)

22 min | Documentary

9.8
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In this groundbreaking TV series, ISIS defectors from Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and Morocco reveal why they joined, what they did, and why they decided to risk their lives to escape from the world's most dangerous terrorist organization.

Stars: Ali Mula, Mohammed Reda Curdi, Nissrine Hatoum, Ahmed

Votes: 10

28. Homeland (Iraq Year Zero) (2015)

334 min | Documentary

8.3
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Chronicles of everyday life in Iraq before and after the U.S. invasion.

Director: Abbas Fahdel

Votes: 308

29. Terra X - Rätsel alter Weltkulturen (1982– )

43 min | Documentary, History

7.6
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Add a Plot

Stars: Dirk Steffens, Maximilian Schell, Gert Heidenreich, Hape Kerkeling

Votes: 83

30. Brothers at War (2009)

R | 110 min | Documentary, War

6.6
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60 Metascore

An intimate portrait of an American family during a turbulent time. Jake Rademacher sets out to understand the experience, sacrifice, and motivation of his two brothers serving in Iraq. The... See full summary »

Director: Jake Rademacher | Stars: Jake Rademacher, Isaac Rademacher, Joe Rademacher, Mahmoud Hamid Ali

Votes: 551 | Gross: $0.15M

31. Curse of Mesopotamia (2015)

91 min | Horror, Thriller

6.0
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Five strangers, one nightmare, Hell reincarnated. Curse of Mesopotamia is the first english language genre film coming out of the Middle East. Starring a diverse international cast, it is based on the Newroz legend.

Director: Lauand Omar | Stars: Melissa Mars, Terrell Carter, Karim Saidi, Kaoutar Boudarraja

Votes: 118

32. 16/03 (2017)

120 min | Action, Drama, History | Completed

Haunted by the chemical attacks that claimed the lives of his family, a Kurdish sniper . Flees his homeland in search of a better life in the United Kingdom . But is caught up in a terrorist plot.

Directors: Danny Darren, Paul J. Lane | Stars: Danny Darren, Crispian Belfrage, Rachel Marquez, Erick Hayden

33. Flag Without a Country (2015)

97 min | Drama

6.8
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A documentary about Kurds, middle-east war and "Kurdistan", a nation with about 45m population and still without a country.

Director: Bahman Ghobadi | Stars: Nariman Anwar, Helly Luv

Votes: 110

34. Før snøen faller (2013)

96 min | Drama

7.2
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BEFORE SNOWFALL is a road movie that becomes an odyssey from East to West for young Siyar, a village-boy from Iraqi-Kurdistan. His journey begins when his older sister, Nermin, flees her ... See full summary »

Director: Hisham Zaman | Stars: Abdullah Taher, Suzan Ilir, Bahar Ozen, Ava Abdulsattar

Votes: 416

35. Golakani Kirkuk - The Flowers of Kirkuk (2010)

118 min | Drama

6.4
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Both Sherko (S) and Mokhtar (M) are in love with Najla (N). She is so with S while M works in the dictator's police. N had just finished her medical studies in Rome, but intended to go on ... See full summary »

Director: Fariborz Kamkari | Stars: Morjana Alaoui, Ertem Eser, Mohamed Zouaoui, Mohammad Bakri

Votes: 134

36. Shadow Company (2006)

Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary

7.8
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A groundbreaking investigation into the secretive world of private security forces in Iraq.

Directors: Nick Bicanic, Jason Bourque | Stars: Alan Bell, Phil Lancaster, Madelaine Drohan, Robert Young Pelton

Votes: 647

37. Al-mas' Ala Al-Kubra (1983)

170 min

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This film is about the 1920 revolution in Iraq against the English occupation.

Director: Mohamed Shukri Jameel | Stars: Oliver Reed, Ghazi Al-Takritee, James Bolam, Yousef al-Any

Votes: 327

38. Love Is a Verb (2014)

55 min | Documentary

6.0
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A video documentation of a transnational social movement of Sufi inspired Sunni Muslims that originated in Turkey and Fethullah Gülen, a Turkish Islamic preacher and an influential religious figure of the movement.

Directors: Terry Spencer Hesser, Stephan Mazurek | Stars: Fethullah Gülen, Ashley Judd

Votes: 2,253

39. Secret Wars (2014)

115 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.6
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After many controversies Poland's biggest military intelligence and counter-intelligence agency (commonly known as WSI) is liquidated, but its place is immediately taken by a new, secret ... See full summary »

Director: Patryk Vega | Stars: Kamilla Baar, Olga Boladz, Tomasz Budyta, Janusz Chabior

Votes: 929

40. Iraq in Fragments (2006)

94 min | Documentary, War

7.3
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84 Metascore

Stories from modern day Iraq as told by Iraqis living in a time of war, occupation and ethnic tension.

Director: James Longley | Stars: Mohammed Haithem, Suleiman Mahmoud, Muqtada al-Sadr, George W. Bush

Votes: 1,299 | Gross: $0.20M

41. Go Back to Where You Came From (2011– )

171 min | Documentary, Reality-TV

8.1
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Six ordinary Australians with strong opinions on the issue of refugees and asylum seekers embark upon a social experiment to live like refugees for 25 days.

Stars: Makwaya Masudi, Angry Anderson, Allan Asher, Imogen Bailey

Votes: 104

42. The Ground Truth (2006)

R | 72 min | Documentary, War

7.6
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74 Metascore

The filmmaker's subjects are patriotic young Americans - ordinary men and women who heeded the call for military service in Iraq - as they experience recruitment and training, combat, ... See full summary »

Director: Patricia Foulkrod | Stars: Herold Noel Jr., Robert Acosta, Sean Huze, Kelly Dougherty

Votes: 702 | Gross: $0.02M

43. Flickan som räddade mitt liv (2016)

79 min | Documentary

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In August 2014 Hogir Hirori leaves his pregnant wife in Sweden to travel to his homeland, Iraqi Kurdistan, and recount the fates that have affected the over 1.4 million people fleeing ISIS.

Director: Hogir Hirori

Votes: 26

44. The First Movie (2009)

Not Rated | 76 min | Documentary

7.3
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An innovative 'magic realist' documentary set in Iraq. Filmmaker Mark Cousins, who was brought up in a Northern Irish war zone, travels to Goptapa, a Kurdish-Iraqi village of just 700 ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Cousins | Stars: Mark Cousins, Gharib Ahmad Rauf, Mohammed Mahmud, Falla

Votes: 192

45. The Fourth World War (2003)

78 min | Documentary

7.3
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This documentary takes a polemical look at the trouble between Israelis and Palestinians.

Director: Rick Rowley | Stars: Michael Franti, Suheir Hammad

Votes: 282

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, Hazel O'Connor, Zahraa Ghandour

47. Baghdad ER (2006 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 64 min | Documentary

8.1
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Winner of four Emmy(R) Awards, including Outstanding Directing for Nonfiction Programming (Jon Alpert, Matthew O'Neill)! The 86th Combat Support Hospital (CSH)--the U.S. Army's premier ... See full summary »

Directors: Jon Alpert, Matthew O'Neill | Stars: Jeffrey Beltran, William Berterm, Edward Dunton, James Hill

Votes: 397

48. Gunner Palace (2004)

PG-13 | 85 min | Documentary, War

6.7
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70 Metascore

American soldiers of the 2/3 Field Artillery, a group known as the "Gunners," tell of their experiences in Baghdad during the Iraq War. Holed up in a bombed out pleasure palace built by Sadaam Hussein, the soldiers endured hostile situations some four months after President George W. Bush declared the end of major combat operations in the country.

Directors: Petra Epperlein, Michael Tucker | Stars: Bryant Davis, Devon Dixon, Javorn Drummond, Elliot Lovett

Votes: 1,849 | Gross: $0.61M

49. Hands of God

Documentary | Post-production

Thirteen years of war. Dozens of car bombings every month. One goal: to become an Olympic champion. The true story of grit and determination, of young men literally fighting for their lives... See full summary »

Director: Riccardo Romani

50. The Longest Road (I) (2016)

119 min | Documentary

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A group of American veterans and a Muslim heart surgeon return to the Middle East to aid Iraqi and Syrian refugees in the grasp of ISIS.

Directors: Matthew Charles Hall, Jennifer Salcido | Stars: Richard Campos, Jimmy Cooper, Nemam Ghafouri, Kevin Graves

Votes: 11