MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 2,754 this week

Gift from Above (2003)
"Matana MiShamayim" (original title)

5.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 303 users  
Reviews: 5 user | 3 critic

A film about women and diamonds which determine the fate of the men who desire them. A group of airport porters are planning on stealing 2 sacks of rough diamonds. The diamonds arrive on ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

, (script editor)
0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 484 titles
created 16 Sep 2011
 
a list of 900 titles
created 10 Dec 2011
 
list image
a list of 54 titles
created 01 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 10 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Gift from Above" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Gift from Above (2003)

Gift from Above (2003) on IMDb 5.8/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Gift from Above.
11 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Or shoulders a lot: she's 17 or 18, a student, works evenings at a restaurant, recycles cans and bottles for cash, and tries to keep her mother Ruthie from returning to streetwalking in Tel... See full summary »

Director: Keren Yedaya
Stars: Dana Ivgy, Ronit Elkabetz, Meshar Cohen
The Free Will (2006)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A man is released from a mental institution after serving 9 years for multiple rape.

Director: Matthias Glasner
Stars: Sabine Timoteo, André Hennicke, Manfred Zapatka
Broken Wings (2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Daphne and her four children try to cope with the abrupt death of husband/father. As the family seems to fall apart, a sudden incident gives them a chance to heal their 'broken wings'.

Director: Nir Bergman
Stars: Orly Silbersatz Banai, Maya Maron, Nitai Gvirtz
Walk on Water (2004)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Following the suicide of his wife, an Israeli intelligence agent is assigned to befriend the grandchildren of a Nazi war criminal.

Director: Eytan Fox
Stars: Lior Ashkenazi, Knut Berger, Caroline Peters
Kadosh (1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Two sisters become victims of the patriarchal, ultra-orthodox society.

Director: Amos Gitai
Stars: Yaël Abecassis, Yoram Hattab, Meital Barda
The Zone (2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A mysterious visitor spends the night at an apartment belonging to a young engaged couple and their friend.

Director: Joe Swanberg
Stars: Kentucker Audley, Dustin Guy Defa, Lawrence Michael Levine
Rutenberg (2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Cohen takes an elliptical approach in telling the story of Pinchas Rutenberg, a visionary, complex, and larger-than-life figure, who, amongst other things, brought electricity to Jewish ... See full summary »

Director: Eli Cohen
Stars: Menashe Noy, Ayelet Zurer, Lior Ashkenazi
Charly (2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: Isild Le Besco
Stars: Kolia Litscher, Julie-Marie Parmentier, Jeanne Mauborgne
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Directors: Amir Hasfari, Shmuel Hasfari
Stars: Miryam Zohar, Tal Friedman, Yehuda Levi
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Tali and Ori are a young Israeli couple. After attending their best friends' wedding, which ended in disaster, they have a big fight, which leads to Ori proposing. But there is trouble in ... See full summary »

Director: Shay Kanot
Stars: Yael Appleboum, Mili Avital, Yael Badash
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Mateo is a lighthouse caretaker dating a teacher Suzette. The small town they are in is trying to increase tourism. Jerome stumbles across Mateo and Suzette having sex, whilst he is on ... See full summary »

Director: Joselito Altarejos
Stars: Harry Laurel, Jennifer Lee, Justin De Leon
7 Days (2008)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

When one of the brothers (Ohayn) dies, all the whole family comes for Shiva (Jewish tradition,when the family sits seven days at the home after the death one of their family). A large ... See full summary »

Directors: Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz
Stars: Ronit Elkabetz, Moshe Ivgy, Yaël Abecassis
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Yuval Segal ...
Vaja
Rami Heuberger ...
Bakho
...
Giorgi
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Ottari
...
Marina - Fira's daughter
Orit Cher ...
Tziala
Ronit Eitan ...
Vera
Ian Fisher
Becky Griffin ...
Anali Harpaz ...
Nanuli
Dover Koshashvili ...
Jemali
Anastasia Kovelenko ...
Fira, the heart surgeon
Mickey Leon
Irit Nathan Benedek ...
Lamara
Alon Neuman ...
Razo
Edit

Storyline

A film about women and diamonds which determine the fate of the men who desire them. A group of airport porters are planning on stealing 2 sacks of rough diamonds. The diamonds arrive on schedule on commercial flights to the airport. Being that the porters are the first to come in contact with the sacks from the moment they land in the airport, it goes without saying that they will be the first to be interrogated by the police. In order to escape the clutches of the police Bacho, the ring leader, must choose from among the porters two suckers who won't have a choice but to take the wrap and do time in jail. The gang of airport porters reside in a neighborhood adjacent to the airport. The film will take us to their neighborhood in search of these two porters. There in the midst of the love affairs, jealousies, sex and betrayals, Bacho takes advantage of the weaknesses of 2 porters: Punchika - the compulsive gambler, and Otary (Bacho's brother-in-law) - a wife beater, and forces them to... Written by lament

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

18 December 2003 (Israel)  »

Also Known As:

Cadeau du ciel  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A good georgian show

This movie is not as good as the first one but is in the same style and idea. This one has some very funny ideas in it. Moni Moshonov (as always) gives a great show, he is by far one of the best (if not the best) actor in israel today. He is however the only one that does not take his clothes of. This movie like hatona meoheret has a alot (some might say too much) of nudity and sex scenes so dont. Hope you enjoy and if you do watch hatona meoheret


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Gift from Above (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?