Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Kabul, Afghanistan"


1. 1,000 Times Good Night (2013)

Not Rated | 117 min | Drama, War

7.1
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57 Metascore

Rebecca is one of the world's top war photographers. She must weather a major emotional storm when her husband refuses to put up with her dangerous life any longer. He and their young ... See full summary »

Director: Erik Poppe | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Lauryn Canny, Adrianna Cramer Curtis

Votes: 6,031 | Gross: $0.05M

2. Spare Room

Drama | Post-production

When a young widow rents a room to a mysterious veteran, their attraction sparks unforeseen circumstances.

Director: Jenica Bergere | Stars: Skyler Samuels, Martin Sensmeier, Cole Sibus, Thomas Cocquerel

3. Red Sands (2009)

R | 89 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

4.3
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During a mission in the Middle East, a group of US soldiers destroy a statue out of boredom only to then be visited by something the next day.

Director: Alex Turner | Stars: Shane West, Leonard Roberts, Aldis Hodge, Callum Blue

Votes: 3,041

4. The Horsemen (1971)

GP | 109 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.7
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In the poor, desolate northern provinces of the mountainous feudal Sunni kingdom of Afghanistan (before the Soviet-engineered republican revolutions), the status of the proud men and their ... See full summary »

Director: John Frankenheimer | Stars: Omar Sharif, Leigh Taylor-Young, Jack Palance, Peter Jeffrey

Votes: 832

5. Zenne Dancer (2012)

99 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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A feature film about an unusual trio: Daniel, a German photo-journalist in Istanbul without much knowledge about Turkish values. Can, a flamboyant, out and proud male belly dancer with lots... See full summary »

Directors: Caner Alper, Mehmet Binay | Stars: Kerem Can, Giovanni Arvaneh, Erkan Avci, Tilbe Saran

Votes: 2,054

6. Black Kite (2017)

Drama

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Director: Tarique Qayumi

Votes: 6

7. National Bird (2016)

Unrated | 92 min | Documentary

7.1
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75 Metascore

Drone whistleblower interviewed about borderless information gathering by the government.

Director: Sonia Kennebeck | Star: Jesselyn Radack

Votes: 344 | Gross: $0.01M

8. Khuda Gawah (1992)

193 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.6
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Baadshah Khan falls in love with Benazir, a member of a rival clan who has defeated him in a game of buzkashi. Benazir will not marry him unless he brings back the head of her father's ... See full summary »

Director: Mukul Anand | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Sridevi, Nagarjuna Akkineni, Shilpa Shirodkar

Votes: 1,404 | Gross: $0.00M

9. Osama (2003)

PG-13 | 83 min | Drama

7.4
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83 Metascore

The Taliban are ruling Afghanistan, they being a repressive regime especially for women, who, among other things, are not allowed to work. This situation is especially difficult for one ... See full summary »

Director: Siddiq Barmak | Stars: Marina Golbahari, Zubaida Sahar, Khwaja Nader, Mohammad Arif Herati

Votes: 7,859 | Gross: $1.13M

10. Dust (III) (2016)

Action, Drama

6.2
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Azra, Emir, Ahmet are three siblings who were born and raised in Istanbul, their family originally from Afghanistan. After their mother's death, Azra who regrets about her weakness of ... See full summary »

Director: Gozde Kural | Stars: Sayeed Masud Ahmadi, Erkan Akbulut, Haji Gul Aser, Muhammed Cangören

Votes: 70

11. Sonita (2015)

90 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.8
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After her family attempts to sell her into marriage, a young Afghan refugee in Iran channels her frustrations and seizes her destiny through music. Grabbing the mic, she spits fiery rhymes in the face of oppressive traditions.

Director: Rokhsareh Ghaemmaghami | Stars: Sonita Alizadeh, Latifah Alizadeh, Fadia Alizadeh, Ahmad Ahmadi

Votes: 565

12. Operation Belvis Bash (2013)

Not Rated | 85 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.5
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A rock and roll musician travels to Afghanistan to win the hearts and minds of its people.

Directors: Alex Lvovsky, Joe Walser | Stars: Alex Lvovsky, Mark Metcalf, Corey Feldman, Noel Britton

Votes: 990

13. Mina Walking (2015)

110 min | Drama

8.3
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12 year-old Mina cooks, sews, washes and works selling knick-knacks on the war-torn streets of Kabul to feed her neglectful father and senile grandfather. Nobody praises her. She spends her life walking without looking back or stopping.

Director: Yosef Baraki | Stars: Farzana Nawabi, Hashmatullah Fanai, Qadir Aryaie, Marina Golbahari

Votes: 70

14. The Black Tulip (2010)

Unrated | 116 min | Drama, Family

7.3
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37 Metascore

The Mansouri family opens up a new restaurant after the fall of the Taliban in Kabul, Afghanistan only to be subsequently targeted by factional Taliban elements.

Director: Sonia Nassery Cole | Stars: Haji Gul Aser, Sonia Nassery Cole, Walid Amini, Somajia Razaya

Votes: 73

15. Sag-haye velgard (2004)

93 min | Drama

7.2
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The story of survival of 2 children in post-Taliban Afghanistan. Their mother has been imprisoned for "adultery" and their father is in Guantanamo Bay.

Director: Marzieh Makhmalbaf | Stars: Gol-Ghotai, Zahed, Agheleh Rezaie, Sohrab Akbari

Votes: 476

16. Motley's Law (2015)

85 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

6.9
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'I grew up in a bad neighborhood and Kabul is just that; another bad neighborhood' The last international troops will leave Afghanistan by the end of 2014. 38-year old Kimberley Motley has ... See full summary »

Director: Nicole Nielsen Horanyi | Stars: Triera Holley, Kimberley Motley

Votes: 81

17. The Vice Guide to Travel (2006– )

Not Rated | Documentary

7.8
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Stars: Suroosh Alvi, Derrick Beckles, David Choe, David Cross

Votes: 275

18. Addicted in Afghanistan (2009)

78 min | Documentary

7.6
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Afghanistan is a country devastated by the horrors of war, crime, violence and poverty. It is also a country blighted with the cultivation and supply of opium. Although it is estimated that... See full summary »

Director: Jawed Taiman

Votes: 38

19. Mission Afghanistan (2012 TV Movie)

42 min | Documentary

8.1
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Documentaries about 10 year Lithuanian military operations in Afghanistan. Filming Crew follow Special operation forces in South of Afghanistan and Chagcharan PRT. 2012 Season 5 documentary... See full summary »

Director: Eduardas Silva | Stars: Ross Kemp, Algis Ramanauskas, Eduardas Silva

Votes: 16

20. KhakoMarjan (2013)

79 min | Drama, Romance, War

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A man has left his country when his wife was killed during the war. Now he must go back to Kabul for wedding of one of his daughters. Unwillingly he gets involved in an internal conflict...

Directors: Masoud Atyabi, Kianoush Ayari | Stars: Mamnoun Maqsoudi, Pantea Tajbakhsh, Marina Golbahari, Leena Alam

Votes: 7

21. Not at Home (2013)

65 min | Drama

5.8
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Can I add a country on the map for myself?

Directors: Katja Adomeit, Shahrbanoo Sadat | Stars: Homed Ahmadi, Nikmal Dostakhel, Sadaf Fetrat, Sahar Fetrat

Votes: 9

22. Beyond Belief (2007)

Not Rated | 92 min | Documentary

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Susan Retik and Patti Quigley are two ordinary soccer moms living in the affluent suburbs of Boston until tragedy strikes. Rather than turning inwards, grief compels these women to focus on... See full summary »

Director: Beth Murphy | Stars: Susan Retik, Patti Quigley, Tom Fleming, Clementina Cantoni

Votes: 111

23. Lezate divanegi (2003)

73 min | Documentary

7.2
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Documentary showing the backstage of production of Samira Makhmalbaf's film Panj É Asr(At Five in the Afternoon), in Kabul, after the fall of the Taliban regime. Everything was recorded ... See full summary »

Director: Hana Makhmalbaf | Stars: Bibigol Asef, Sima Asef, Agheleh Farahmand, Marzieh Makhmalbaf

Votes: 100

24. Boxing for Freedom (2015)

74 min | Documentary, Drama, Sport

7.0
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The young Sadaf Rahimi is the best female boxer in Afghanistan, but she must deal with her country's traditions, fear and her own fate in order to be a free woman. Her struggle will turn her into an example for many Afghan young women.

Directors: Juan Antonio Moreno Amador, Silvia Venegas Venegas | Stars: Sadaf Rahimi, Salima Rahimi, Shabnam Rahimi, Sabir Sharifi

Votes: 12

25. Syphon Filter 3 (2001 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Mystery

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Taking place after Syphon Filter 2, Lian Xing is finally cured of the virus. However, Teresa Lipan got killed by Chance, making Gabriel Logan kill him. During the funeral, Gabe, Lian, and ... See full summary »

Stars: John Chacon, Zoe Galvez, Shannon Tilton, Bryan Session

Votes: 238

26. Finding Soraya (2016)

Documentary

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An Afghan-born woman goes back to her native land after 20 years in London to find the spirit of the lost progressive ideas of Afghanistan's last Queen, Soraya. She explores the challenging conditions facing the women of Afghanistan today.

Director: Najia Khaan

27. Se noghta (2003)

58 min | Crime, Drama

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Gul Afrooz is engaged to her lover Firooz, despite this she is forced to marry an old warlord, a Khan.The Khan sends her to Iran as a drug courier for an opium ring. The ring is busted and ... See full summary »

Director: Roya Sadat | Stars: Gul Afrooz, Khalil Ahmad, Aref Mohammady

28. The Defenders (2013– )

45 min | Crime

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Afghanistan's first professional quality seven our long mini-series. After a horrible crime occurs in the country side, General Sikander, an elite police officer, is called on to create a ... See full summary »

Stars: Paeman Arianfar, Armin Enayat, Maiwand Iqbal, Jamil Jalla

29. The Beauty Academy of Kabul (2004)

Not Rated | 74 min | Documentary

6.8
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68 Metascore

A documentary following American women (some of whom emigrated from Afghanistan in the early 1980s) who return to the capital city of Kabul to open an American-style school for beauticians.... See full summary »

Director: Liz Mermin

Votes: 161 | Gross: $0.23M

30. The Last Hope (2018)

120 min | Documentary | Filming

In the darkest corners of the world ravaged by war, disaster and poverty, there shines a beacon of hope. NGO Emergency redefines the power of humanity, offering a ray of light to those who ... See full summary »

Directors: Karen Goodman, Graeme Alistair Scott, Buddy Squires

31. Latawce (2008)

80 min | Drama

7.5
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'Kites' tells the inspiring story of Kabul's budding young video producers. Through a clever combination of the students' video and their mentor Jacek Szaranski's artful camera work, we ... See full summary »

Director: Beata Dzianowicz

Votes: 6

32. Afghanistan, un état impossible? (2002)

52 min | Documentary

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Director: Atiq Rahimi

33. The Bread Winner (2007)

23 min | Documentary, Short

7.4
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In the dusty streets of Kabul, Afghanistan, 8-year-old Farouk works tirelessly every day peddling calendars and newspapers while also attending school. Farouk's father, crippled during the ... See full summary »

Director: Sonia Nassery Cole | Stars: Farouk Jalini, Klan Jalini

Votes: 7

34. Finding Ali (2011)

84 min | Documentary

7.1
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Filmmaker Pål Hollender travels back to Kabul and throughout Afghanistan in search of Ali Sajjad, a bright kid he met in Kabul nearly 10 years ago.

Director: Pål Hollender | Stars: Ali Sajjad, Pål Hollender, Shir Aqa

Votes: 9

35. A Woman Among Warlords (2008)

58 min | Documentary

5.8
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The first Afghan woman ever to enter parliament, Malalai Joya is followed during her campaign to introduce democracy to a country long ruled by warlords and Taliban.

Director: Eva Mulvad | Star: Malalai Joya

Votes: 11

36. Skateistan: Four Wheels and a Board in Kabul (2011)

Not Rated | 100 min | Documentary

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Inspired by Skateistan, Afghanistan's first skateboarding school, this emotional feature-length documentary is a journey deep into the lives of Afghanistan's urban youth. It chronicles the ... See full summary »

Director: Kai Sehr | Stars: Mirwais Ahmas, Asheesh Bhalla, Maysam Faraj, Cairo Foster

Votes: 55

37. Scarlet Poppy

Drama | Announced

Against the backdrop of war and clashing cultures in Afghanistan, an American man and a conservative Pashtun woman cannot deny the fateful circumstances that bring them together. How much will they risk in pursuit of a forbidden love?

Director: Peter Bussian

38. Echoes of War (I) (2004)

70 min | Documentary, Drama

7.5
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War and violence leave behind the dead, the wounded, the maimed, the victim and the witness. In ECHOES OF WAR, children left behind in Afghanistan, Colombia, Sierra Leone and New York take ... See full summary »

Director: Joop van Wijk | Star: David Llewellyn Child

Votes: 20

39. Dr Sarmast's Music School (2012)

96 min | Documentary, Music

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Musicologist, Dr Ahmad Sarmast, son of famous Afghan musician Ustad Salim Sarmast, returns to Kabul after 15 years to reopen the old music school, closed down by Islamic extremists in 1992,... See full summary »

Director: Polly Watkins | Star: Ahmad Sarmast

40. Khoob Asti Afghanistan? (2007)

50 min | Documentary

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Indian filmmaker Soumitra Ranade grew up in Kabul as a teenager. Twenty-six years after leaving the country, he returns to post 9/11 Afghanistan to revisit the definitive years of his youth... See full summary »

Director: Soumitra Ranade

41. Cinema Pameer (2016)

Documentary | Post-production

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A film about a place in Afghanistan where people come to escape everyday life and dream away from the war that surrounds them.

Director: Martin von Krogh

42. Inside Afghanistan (1988)

Not Rated | 56 min | Documentary

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Inside Afghanistan examines the struggle for the future of Afghanistan between urbanized, Westernizing modernizers and the traditional Muslim world of the villages, still based on clan and ... See full summary »

Director: Pacho Lane

43. Farewell Kabul (2014)

25 min | Documentary, Short

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By the end of 2014, only 9,800 US troops will remain in Afghanistan, which is causing widespread concerns about the country's stability. For two years, Zekria has been desperately trying to... See full summary »

Directors: Elissa Sylvia Mirzaei, Gulistan Mirzaei | Star: Zekria Gulistani

44. Taliban Oil (2015)

59 min | Documentary

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TALIBAN OIL investigates an unknown story - the secret negotiations between the Taliban and US about the rights to transport gas from Turkmenistan through Afghan territory and to drill for the vast oil-resources in North-Afghanistan.

Director: Ola Flyum

45. Back to Nadia (2011)

52 min | Documentary

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Director: Grau Serra

46. Les fantômes du zoo (2010)

15 min | Documentary, Short

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The zoo has been rebuilt and is a popular leisure destination for the Kabul people. During the civil war it had been a severe battle field. Does the memory of those times haunt today's zoo?

Director: Mahbooba Ibrahimi

47. Afghanistan, Land of Wonders (2009)

52 min | Documentary, War

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Afghan and Russian war veterans look back on Afghanistan, the "Land of Wonders", at the time of the Soviet occupation. Aside from the human suffering and tragedy, there is a room to look at the beautiful aspects of Afghanistan.

Directors: Jorrit Kamminga, Kim Taminiau, Johan Zielstra

48. Emaan (2011)

81 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

7.9
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The film is based around the life of Emaan, a young, honest policeman who doesnt mind bending the rules to uphold justice... See full synopsis »

Director: Haris Yosufi | Stars: Tamana Amini, Rasool Emaan, Roientan Enkesar, Abida Frotan

Votes: 26

49. The Weight of the World (2005 TV Short)

20 min | Documentary, Short

9.4
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In newly opened gyms in downtown Kabul, young men are rebuilding Afghanistan one muscle at a time. They are pumping iron and dreaming of Arnold Schwarzenegger. "They don't know much about ... See full summary »

Director: Brent E. Huffman

Votes: 88

50. Good Morning Afghanistan (2003 TV Special)

Documentary, Family

4.0
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Director: Camilla Nielsson | Stars: Qais Dunaishjo, Ilhyas Hurmat, Hamid Karzai, Shagoofa Saher

Votes: 5