MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 50,001 this week

Zohar (1993)

 -  Biography | Drama
6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 107 users  
Reviews: 3 user

Based on real life story of Israely oriental singer Zohar Argov, who grew up in a poor family, became rich & famous but the drugs brought him down.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Staff Picks: Childhood Fears

To celebrate Halloween, IMDb staff members recall some of their deepest childhood fears that were glimpsed on TV or at the movies.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1481 titles
created 08 Sep 2011
 
a list of 1245 titles
created 14 Oct 2012
 
PC
a list of 661 titles
created 11 Jan 2013
 
list image
a list of 53 titles
created 01 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 217 titles
created 29 Aug 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Zohar" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Zohar (1993)

Zohar (1993) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Zohar.
2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Asfur (TV Series 2010)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Stars: Hanan Savyon, Guy Amir, Efrat Dor
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Eran Riklis
Stars: Aki Avni, Abdallah El Akal
The Arbitrator (TV Series 2007)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The series tells the story of Nadav Feldman , a young social worker , who discovers that he is adopted and finds himself in the depths of his biological father's family, Baruch Asulin, a ... See full summary »

Stars: Moshe Ivgy, Yehuda Levi, Shlomi Koriat
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Boaz Davidson
Stars: Yehuda Barkan, Ze'ev Revach, Arieh Elias
Sallah (1964)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The sharp, often hilarious satire that became the most successful film in Israeli history is about new immigrants Sallah and his family, who are left in a shack near their promised ... See full summary »

Director: Ephraim Kishon
Stars: Topol, Geula Nuni, Gila Almagor
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Shaul Mizrahi ...
Dafna Dekel ...
Bracha
Juliano Mer-Khamis ...
Morris (as Juliano Mer)
Menahem Einy ...
Gabi Amrani ...
Reuveni
Amitai Yaish ...
Amnon Orqabi
Gilat Hady ...
Malka Orqabi
Cochava Harari ...
Guri Segal ...
Ra'anan Hefetz ...
Sammy
Yehuda Keisar ...
Himself
Tsipi Partosh ...
Shuli
Yitzhak Ne'eman ...
Ben-Tovim (as Itzhak 'Bebi' Neeman)
Sharon Raginiano ...
Bonanza
Amiram Gavriel ...
Asher
Edit

Storyline

Based on real life story of Israely oriental singer Zohar Argov, who grew up in a poor family, became rich & famous but the drugs brought him down.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

drugs | suicide | showbiz | israel | See All (4) »

Genres:

Biography | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Also Known As:

Zohar: Mediterranean Blues  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$800,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in A History of Israeli Cinema (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

At Li Layla
(Instrumental)
Composed by Boaz Sharabi
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A great movie about a Mizrahit singer Zohar Argov. A story about the rise and fall of one of Israel's best artist.
13 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This inspiring and also tragic story about Zohar Argov. Both fans and non-fans of Zohar Argov will find this movie to be on their favorites list. If you're a fan you'll find yourself singing along to the songs that are present in this movie. This movie follows the struggles that Zohar has faced in becoming the legend that he has become. Breaking boundaries and paving new roads to Mizrahit artists. The human story of this movie is bound to touch your heart strings. Although Zohar rose to the top and had financial wealth, he managed to lose it all due to drug abuse. Despite his success and fame, this man didn't seem to receive the love and respect he needed.

This movie was well done and in my opinion one of the best Israeli movies I've seen. This human story is bound to touch you and sympathize with the difficulties he faced. Even success can't always bring happiness.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Zohar (1993) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?