Most Popular Feature Films


1. The Worthy (2016)

99 min | Thriller

6.6
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After the vast majority of the world's water supply is lethally contaminated, a small group of survivors who have taken refuge near a rare clean water source are thrust into a deadly game of cat and mouse and must defend their lives from infiltrators who aren't what they seem.

Director: Ali F. Mostafa | Stars: Ali Suliman, Maisa Abd Elhadi, Mahmoud Al Atrash, Mohammad Al Ibrahimi

Votes: 117

2. Sufat Chol (2016)

87 min | Drama

7.1
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74 Metascore

When their entire lives shatter, two Bedouin women struggle to change the unchangeable rules, each in her own individual way.

Director: Elite Zexer | Stars: Lamis Ammar, Ruba Blal, Hitham Omari, Khadija Al Akel

Votes: 739 | Gross: $0.08M

3. Muhammad: The Messenger of God (2015)

178 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.0
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The events, trials and tribulations of the city of Makkah in 7th century AD.

Director: Majid Majidi | Stars: Mahdi Pakdel, Sareh Bayat, Mina Sadati, Ali Reza Shoja-Nuri

Votes: 4,765

4. Inhebek Hedi (2016)

88 min | Drama

6.9
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Hedi a young man with great dream is struggling his way through social conventions in Tunisia. While his mother tries to decide his life for him, Hedi meets Rym and suddenly he discovers that his world goes beyond and above conventions.

Director: Mohamed Ben Attia | Stars: Majd Mastoura, Rym Ben Messaoud, Sabah Bouzouita, Omnia Ben Ghali

Votes: 422

5. Theeb (2014)

100 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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80 Metascore

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.

Director: Naji Abu Nowar | Stars: Jacir Eid Al-Hwietat, Hussein Salameh Al-Sweilhiyeen, Hassan Mutlag Al-Maraiyeh, Jack Fox

Votes: 7,044 | Gross: $0.28M

6. Omar (2013)

96 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

7.6
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75 Metascore

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.

Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Adam Bakri, Leem Lubany, Eyad Hourani, Samer Bisharat

Votes: 10,338

7. Eshtebak (2016)

97 min | Drama, Thriller

8.1
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83 Metascore

Set entirely in an 8m police truck, a number of detainees from different political and social backgrounds are brought together by their inevitable fate, during the turmoil that followed the ousting of former president Morsi from power.

Director: Mohamed Diab | Stars: Nelly Karim, Hani Adel, El Sebaii Mohamed, Ahmed Abdelhamid Hefny

Votes: 1,546

8. Wadjda (2012)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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81 Metascore

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.

Director: Haifaa Al-Mansour | Stars: Waad Mohammed, Reem Abdullah, Abdullrahman Al Gohani, Ahd

Votes: 14,104 | Gross: $1.35M

9. Caramel (2007)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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70 Metascore

A romantic comedy centered on the daily lives of five Lebanese women living in Beirut.

Director: Nadine Labaki | Stars: Nadine Labaki, Joanna Moukarzel, Gisèle Aouad, Yasmine Al Massri

Votes: 10,060 | Gross: $1.06M

10. Et maintenant on va où? (2011)

PG-13 | 110 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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60 Metascore

A group of Lebanese women try to ease religious tensions between Christians and Muslims in their village.

Director: Nadine Labaki | Stars: Claude Baz Moussawbaa, Nadine Labaki, Yvonne Maalouf, Layla Hakim

Votes: 8,539 | Gross: $0.53M

11. Paradise Now (2005)

PG-13 | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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71 Metascore

Two childhood friends are recruited for a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv.

Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Kais Nashif, Ali Suliman, Lubna Azabal, Hamza Abu-Aiaash

Votes: 19,981 | Gross: $1.45M

12. Djinn (2013)

82 min | Horror, Thriller

4.4
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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.

Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Aiysha Hart, Razane Jammal, Ahd, Paul Luebke

Votes: 1,226

13. Zozo (2005)

105 min | Drama, War

6.7
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A Lebanese boy gets separated from his family during the civil war and ends up in Sweden.

Director: Josef Fares | Stars: Imad Creidi, Antoinette Turk, Elias Gergi, Carmen Lebbos

Votes: 2,746

14. Mimosas (2016)

96 min | Drama

6.4
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65 Metascore

A dying Sheikh travels across the Moroccan Atlas in a caravan escorted by two rogues.

Director: Oliver Laxe | Stars: Ahmed Hammoud, Shakib Ben Omar, Said Aagli, Ikram Anzouli

Votes: 265

15. The Attack (2012)

R | 102 min | Drama

7.1
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74 Metascore

An Arab surgeon living in Tel Aviv discovers a dark secret about his wife in the aftermath of a suicide bombing.

Director: Ziad Doueiri | Stars: Ali Suliman, Reymonde Amsallem, Evgenia Dodina, Dvir Benedek

Votes: 3,187 | Gross: $1.71M

16. Ya tayr el tayer (2015)

100 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

6.8
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Mohammed Assaf, an aspiring musician living in Gaza, sets a seemingly impossible goal: to compete on the program "Arab Idol."

Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Tawfeek Barhom, Kais Attalah, Hiba Attalah, Ahmad Qasem

Votes: 876

17. Hepta: The Last Lecture (2016)

112 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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Dr. Shukri Mokhtar is a renowned social psychology specialist, best known for his ability to answer the simplest questions, who decides to give one last lecture about the very simple question: "how do we love?".

Director: Hadi El Bagoury | Stars: Amr Youssef, Ahmed Malek, Ahmed Dawood, Maged El Kedwany

Votes: 1,144

18. Ismaii (2017)

109 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Despite living in a doomed country that hangs by a thread, Joud, a handsome sound engineer meets and falls in love with strong and free-spirited Rana. The young lovers, from completely ... See full summary »

Director: Philippe Aractingi | Stars: Nagham Abboud, Rafik Ali Ahmad, Bshara Atallah, Hadi Bou Ayash

Votes: 25

19. À peine j'ouvre les yeux (2015)

Unrated | 102 min | Drama

6.9
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74 Metascore

A few months before the revolution in Tunisia, 18 year-old Farah has a passion for life and sings in a political rock band. Her mother, knowing the dangers of Tunisia, wants her to pursue a career as a doctor.

Director: Leyla Bouzid | Stars: Baya Medhaffer, Ghalia Benali, Montassar Ayari, Lassaad Jamoussi

Votes: 652 | Gross: $0.03M

20. Dancing Arabs (2014)

Not Rated | 104 min | Drama

7.3
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73 Metascore

A Palestinian-Israeli boy named Eyad is sent to a prestigious boarding school in Jerusalem, where he struggles with issues of language, culture, and identity.

Director: Eran Riklis | Stars: Tawfeek Barhom, Razi Gabareen, Yaël Abecassis, Michael Moshonov

Votes: 1,199 | Gross: $0.28M

21. The Nile Hilton Incident (2017)

106 min | Thriller

7.9
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Set against the backdrop of the Egyptian Revolution, the thriller features a police officer who investigates the murder of a woman. What initially seems to be a killing of a prostitute ... See full summary »

Director: Tarik Saleh | Stars: Tareq Abdalla, Yasser Ali Maher, Nael Ali, Hania Amar

Votes: 30

22. Film Kteer Kbeer (2015)

107 min | Crime

7.9
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Intending to smuggle drugs across the borders, a small-time Lebanese drug-dealer slyly manipulates public opinion with the help of an underrated filmmaker.

Director: Mir-Jean Bou Chaaya | Stars: Alain Saadeh, Fouad Yammine, Wissam Fares, Tarek Yaacoub

Votes: 770

23. The Yacoubian Building (2006)

161 min | Drama

7.5
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Meditations on corruption, fundamentalism, prostitution, homosexuality, and drugs in central Cairo.

Director: Marwan Hamed | Stars: Adel Imam, Nour El-Sherif, Youssra, Essad Youniss

Votes: 4,604

24. Barakah yoqabil Barakah (2016)

88 min | Comedy

6.7
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A guy from the middle class, meets a girl from A wealthy family, and they start a romance in a country that frowns upon it.

Director: Mahmoud Sabbagh | Stars: Hisham Fageeh, Fatima AlBanawi, Sami Hifny, Khairia Nazmi

Votes: 303

25. The Blue Elephant (2014)

170 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

8.3
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The story of Dr. Yehia, a psychotherapist at Al Abbasia hospital. He works in the department treating the criminally insane, only to find his best friend to be one of the patients. Trying ... See full summary »

Director: Marwan Hamed | Stars: Karim Abdel Aziz, Khaled El Sawy, Nelly Karim, Mohamed Mamdouh

Votes: 19,789

26. Halal Love (2015)

94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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Four tragicomic interconnected stories about how devoted Muslim men and women are trying to manage their love life and desires without breaking any religious rules.

Director: Assad Fouladkar | Stars: Darine Hamze, Rodrigue Sleiman, Zeinab Hind Khadra, Hussein Mokadem

Votes: 141

27. Akher ayam el madina (2016)

118 min | Drama

6.9
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Downtown Cairo, 2009. Khalid, a 35 year old filmmaker is struggling to make a film that captures the soul of his city while facing loss in his own life. With the help of his friends, who ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 114

28. City of Life (2009)

119 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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A privileged young male Arab at odds with his cultural identity and his less fortunate street smart friend; a disillusioned Indian taxi driver who bears an uncanny resemblance to a famous ... See full summary »

Director: Ali F. Mostafa | Stars: Alexandra Maria Lara, Sonu Sood, Saoud Al Kaabi, Jason Flemyng

Votes: 1,171

29. La source des femmes (2011)

135 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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A comedy/drama set in a village and centered on a battle of the sexes, where women threaten to withhold sexual favors if their men refuse to fetch water from a remote well.

Director: Radu Mihaileanu | Stars: Leïla Bekhti, Hafsia Herzi, Hiam Abbass, Saleh Bakri

Votes: 3,059

30. From A to B (2014)

108 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.2
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Three estranged childhood friends (Omar, Ramy, Jay), travel on a road trip from Abu Dhabi to Beirut in memory of their lost friend. If what happens en route doesn't make them crazy, it might just bring them closer.

Director: Ali F. Mostafa | Stars: Fahad Albutairi, Shadi Alfons, Fadi Rifaai, Khaled Abol Naga

Votes: 1,029

31. Arrivals (2016)

Drama

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Director: Wilf Varvill | Stars: Amrita Acharia, Philip Arditti, Jonathan Bonnici, Tala Gouveia

32. Le ciel attendra (2016)

105 min | Drama

7.1
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At 17, Sonia almost left her family to go jihad. She was convinced that this was the only way for her and her family to go to heaven. She finally came back to reason. Unlike Mélanie, 16 ... See full summary »

Director: Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar | Stars: Noémie Merlant, Naomi Amarger, Sandrine Bonnaire, Clotilde Courau

Votes: 231

33. Insyriated (2017)

Drama

8.1
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Director: Philippe Van Leeuw | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Diamand Bou Abboud, Juliette Navis, Mohsen Abbas

Votes: 36

34. Junction 48 (2016)

95 min | Action, Biography, Crime

7.5
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Junction 48 is the love story of two young Palestinian hip-hop artists who use their music to fight against both the external oppression of Israeli society and the internal repression of ... See full summary »

Director: Udi Aloni | Stars: Tamer Nafar, Samar Qupty, Salwa Nakkara, Saeed Dassuki

Votes: 269

35. Ajami (2009)

124 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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82 Metascore

Ajami is the religiously mixed community of Muslims and Christians in Tel Aviv. These are five stories about the everyday life in Ajami.

Directors: Scandar Copti, Yaron Shani | Stars: Fouad Habash, Nisrine Rihan, Elias Saba, Youssef Sahwani

Votes: 5,190 | Gross: $0.62M

36. The Wedding Song (2008)

100 min | Drama, War

6.7
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65 Metascore

The Nazi occupation of Tunisia strains the bonds of friendship between a Muslim woman and a Sephardic Jewish woman who are both preparing for their marriages.

Director: Karin Albou | Stars: Lizzie Brocheré, Olympe Borval, Najib Oudghiri, Simon Abkarian

Votes: 591 | Gross: $0.03M

37. Nuts (III) (2016)

104 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Jenny was made for love and Lana for gambling. In this old-fashioned country, Lebanon, women have no say. Defying everyone and everything they will fight for their freedom whatever the cost.

Director: Henri Bargès | Stars: Darine Hamze, Alexandra Kahwagi, Gabriel Yammine, Hassan Mrad

Votes: 56

38. Captain Abu Raed (2008)

102 min | Drama

7.3
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When an old airport janitor finds a captain's hat in the trash, he gets pulled into the lives of children in his poor neighborhood. He weaves imaginary stories of his world adventures to offer hope in the face of their harsh reality.

Director: Amin Matalqa | Stars: Nadim Sawalha, Rana Sultan, Hussein Al-Sous, Odai Qedese

Votes: 1,410

39. Kurtlar Vadisi: Irak (2006)

122 min | Action, Adventure

6.0
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The film covers through fiction real-life events like the occupation of Iraq, the execution of Daniel Pearl, the Hood event and the Abu Ghraib torture scandal.

Directors: Serdar Akar, Sadullah Sentürk | Stars: Necati Sasmaz, Billy Zane, Ghassan Massoud, Gürkan Uygun

Votes: 14,903

40. Omor Shakhsiya (2016)

90 min | Drama

6.6
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In Nazareth, an old couple lives wearily to the rhythm of the daily routine. On the other side of the border, in Ramallah, their son Tarek wishes to remain an eternal bachelor, their ... See full summary »

Director: Maha Haj | Stars: Maisa Abd Elhadi, Ziad Bakri, Jihan Dermelkonian, Hanan Hillo

Votes: 59

41. 30 Years Ago (2016)

145 min | Drama, Thriller

7.3
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He (Sherif Mounir) returns back from Europe after inheriting his former boss, carrying the curse that killed his boss' family to his family's doorsteps.

Director: Amr Arafa | Stars: Ahmed el-Sakka, Mona Zaki, Sherif Mounir, Mervat Amin

Votes: 541

42. Azur et Asmar (2006)

PG | 99 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

7.4
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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, the dark skinned and dark-eyed child of the nurse. As kids, they ... See full summary »

Director: Michel Ocelot | Stars: Cyril Mourali, Karim M'Riba, Hiam Abbass, Patrick Timsit

Votes: 2,053

43. Monkey Talks (2017)

Thriller

7.2
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Two magician siblings prepare an unexpected magic stunt in hopes of freeing their dad

Director: Peter Mimi | Stars: Ahmed Al Fishawy, Bayoumi Fouad, Riham Haggag, Sayed Ragab

Votes: 34

44. Rogue Assassin (2012)

Action

6.0
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A band of black water operatives get wiped out while in Northern Iraq. The sole survivor is left alone to fend for his life. While trying to fend for himself, he befriends a native.

Director: Jason Konopisos | Stars: Charles Durning, Glenn Morshower, Jason Konopisos, Robert Z'Dar

Votes: 81

45. Milh Hadha al-Bahr (2008)

Unrated | 109 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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43 Metascore

A romantic drama about a working-class woman and her experiences traveling back home.

Director: Annemarie Jacir | Stars: Suheir Hammad, Saleh Bakri, Riyad Ideis, Dana Drigov

Votes: 858 | Gross: $0.01M

46. Much Loved (2015)

104 min | Drama

6.1
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A group of women in Morocco make a living as prostitutes in a culture that is very unforgiving toward women in that profession.

Director: Nabil Ayouch | Stars: Loubna Abidar, Asmaa Lazrak, Halima Karaouane, Sara Elhamdi Elalaoui

Votes: 1,077

47. The Great Journey (2004)

108 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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Reda, a young French-Moroccan guy and his old father drive from the south of France to Mecca in order for the father to do his pilgrimage. At first distant, they gradually learn to know each other.

Director: Ismaël Ferroukhi | Stars: Nicolas Cazalé, Mohamed Majd, Jacky Nercessian, Ghina Ognianova

Votes: 1,978

48. Zinzana (2015)

96 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.7
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Trapped in a prison cell ("Zinzana") in a remote police station, a man named Talal (Saleh Bakri) is tortured by visions of his beloved ex-wife and son as he waits to hear his fate. When ... See full summary »

Director: Majid Al Ansari | Stars: Ali Suliman, Omar Abdulhamid, Abdalla Bu Abed, Ahd

Votes: 392

49. Kanyamakan (2014)

100 min | Action, Adventure

5.2
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Amir and his friends robbed a bank, but he had another plan, he chose to escape with the money to a village in the desert where he got to cope with a gang controlling the village.

Director: Said C. Naciri | Stars: Mohamed Elachi, Sarah Kazemy, Affif Ben Badra, Anas El Baz

Votes: 171

50. El Naser Salah el Dine (1963)

90 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.1
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Saladin, ruler of the kingdoms surrounding the Latin state of Jerusalem, is brought to attack the Christians in the Holy Land by the sacking of a convoy of Muslim pilgrims, a group which ... See full summary »

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Ahmed Mazhar, Mohamed Abdel Gawad, Tewfik El Dekn, Omar El-Hariri

Votes: 1,359