Most Popular Feature Films


1. 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: 4,817

2. Hamah (2017)

65 min | Drama

7.8
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In the skies.. A plane is a small homeland.. The trip is history.. And the passengers are the people.. with all what is going on the ground and It's communal, religious, political and ... See full summary »

Director: Khaled Al-Refai | Stars: Bibi Abdulmuhsen, Bashshar Al-Shatti

Votes: 33

3. 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: 3,086

4. 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: 14,214 | Gross: $1.35M

5. 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: 10,417

6. 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: 10,118 | Gross: $1.06M

7. 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: 798 | Gross: $0.08M

8. 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: 7,146 | Gross: $0.28M

9. 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: 155

10. Eshtebak (2016)

97 min | Drama, Thriller

8.1
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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: 1,607

11. 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: 8,597 | Gross: $0.53M

12. 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: 20,033 | Gross: $1.45M

13. 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: 5,216 | Gross: $0.62M

14. Namour (2016)

Drama

7.1
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In a post-college rut, a Los Angeles valet driver unravels.

Director: Heidi Saman | Stars: Karim Saleh, Waleed Zuaiter, Nicole Haddad, Mona Hala

Votes: 18

15. 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, Khalid Laith

Votes: 1,236

16. 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: 265

17. Inhebek Hedi (2016)

88 min | Drama

6.8
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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: 439

18. 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: 318

19. 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: 898

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: 1,218 | Gross: $0.28M

21. 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: 684 | Gross: $0.03M

22. 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: 19,856

23. Mimosas (2016)

96 min | Drama

6.4
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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: 284

24. Al-risâlah (1976)

207 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.9
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The story of prophet "Muhammad" and the delivery of the message of God "Allah."

Director: Moustapha Akkad | Stars: Abdallah Gheith, Mouna Wasef, Hamdy Gheith, Ali Achmed Taram

Votes: 2,863

25. Junction 48 (2016)

95 min | Action, Biography, Crime

7.2
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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: 303

26. 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: 34

27. 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: 3,205 | Gross: $1.71M

28. 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: 1,091

29. Etz Limon (2008)

106 min | Drama

7.4
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74 Metascore

The story of a Palestinian widow who must defend her lemontree field when a new Israeli Defense Minister moves next to her and threatens to have her lemon grove torn down.

Director: Eran Riklis | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Rona Lipaz-Michael, Ali Suliman, Doron Tavory

Votes: 5,497 | Gross: $0.57M

30. From A to B (2014)

108 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.1
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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: 1,034

31. 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: 595 | Gross: $0.03M

32. 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: 1,176

33. 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: 790

34. Ismaii (2017)

109 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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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: 40

35. 30 Years Ago (2016)

145 min | Drama, Thriller

7.2
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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: 576

36. 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: 4,639

37. The Syrian Bride (2004)

97 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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70 Metascore

In Majdal Shams, the largest Druze village in Golan Heights on the Israeli-Syrian border, the Druze bride Mona is engaged to get married with Tallel, a television comedian that works in the... See full summary »

Director: Eran Riklis | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Makram Khoury, Clara Khoury, Ashraf Barhom

Votes: 2,907 | Gross: $0.38M

38. Tramontane (2016)

105 min | Drama

6.9
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Rabih, a young blind man, lives in a small village in Lebanon. He sings in a choir and edits Braille documents for an income. His life unravels when he tries to apply for a passport and ... See full summary »

Director: Vatche Boulghourjian | Stars: Michel Adabachi, Sajed Amer, Abido Bacha, Toufic Barakat

Votes: 78

39. 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: 72

40. 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: 1,193

41. Atlantic. (2014)

94 min | Drama

6.5
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A Moroccan fisherman sets off on an epic journey towards Europe on his wind surfboard. But the pursuit of dreams does not come without sacrifice.

Director: Jan-Willem van Ewijk | Stars: Fettah Lamara, Thekla Reuten, Mohamed Majd, Boujmaa Guilloul

Votes: 414

42. Solitaire (2016)

92 min | Comedy, Drama

8.9
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Therese, the mayor's wife in a Lebanese village, joyfully prepares for an overnight visit of her daughter's suitor and his parents. She excitedly shares the happy news of the engagement ... See full summary »

Director: Sophie Boutros | Stars: Julia Kassar, Ali El Khalil, Bassam Kousa, Nadine Khoury

Votes: 14

43. El-Qird Beyitkallem (2017)

Thriller

6.7
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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: 47

44. 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: 154

45. 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: 14,982

46. West Beirut (1998)

PG-13 | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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In April, 1975, civil war breaks out; Beirut is partitioned along a Moslem-Christian line. Tarek is in high school, making Super 8 movies with his friend, Omar. At first the war is a lark: ... See full summary »

Director: Ziad Doueiri | Stars: Rami Doueiri, Naamar Sahli, Mohamad Chamas, Rola Al Amin

Votes: 2,418 | Gross: $0.34M

47. Les chevaux de Dieu (2012)

115 min | Drama

7.3
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76 Metascore

A fictional account of the lives of the men responsible for the suicide bombings in Casablanca in 2003.

Director: Nabil Ayouch | Stars: Abdelhakim Rachi, Abdelilah Rachid, Hamza Souidek, Ahmed El Idrissi Amrani

Votes: 1,175 | Gross: $0.00M

48. Promised Land (II) (2004)

88 min | Drama, Thriller

5.8
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"Promised Land" tells the story of a group of young unwitting Estonian girls smuggled through Egypt to be auctioned off as prostitutes in Israel, and of their initiation into this trade of ... See full summary »

Director: Amos Gitai | Stars: Rosamund Pike, Diana Bespechni, Hanna Schygulla, Anne Parillaud

Votes: 444

49. 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: 1,374

50. 3000 Layla (2015)

103 min | Drama

7.4
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A young Palestinian schoolteacher gives birth to her son in an Israeli prison where she fights to protect him, survive and maintain hope.

Director: Mai Masri | Stars: Maisa Abd Elhadi, Nadira Omran, Rakeen Saad, Raida Adon

Votes: 248