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Jeruzalem (2015)

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When a couple of American young adults fly to Israel to visit the city of Jerusalem, a biblical nightmare falls upon them.

Directors:

Doron Paz (as The PAZ brothers), Yoav Paz (as The PAZ brothers)

Writers:

Doron Paz (as The PAZ brothers), Yoav Paz (as The PAZ brothers)
3 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Yael Grobglas ... Rachel Klein
Yon Tumarkin ... Kevin Reed
Danielle Jadelyn ... Sarah Pullman
Tom Graziani ... Omar
Sarel Piterman Sarel Piterman ... Young Priest
Howard Rypp Howard Rypp ... Howard Pullman
Ami Smolartchik ... Taxi driver (as Ami Smolarchik)
Yoav Koresh Yoav Koresh ... Yehuda
Ori Zaltzman Ori Zaltzman ... Tomer
Fares Hananya Fares Hananya ... Fauzi (as Fares Hanania)
Itsko Yampulski Itsko Yampulski ... David (as Itzko Yampolski)
Mel Rosenberg Mel Rosenberg ... Priest
Danny Zahavi Danny Zahavi ... David's Father (as Daniel Zahavi)
Moran Zelma Moran Zelma ... Resurrected Mom
Salim Salim ... Oud Playing Grandfather
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Storyline

American best friends Rachel Klein and Sarah Pullman travel to Tel Aviv to have fun. On the flight, they meet Kevin Reed, who invites them to Jerusalem. They accept and check into a hostel owned by Omar. Sarah and Rachel date Kevin and Omar respectively, and they go to a nightclub together. When they return to the hostel, they find that Jerusalem is under siege, a curfew has been imposed, and no one can leave, as they're under attack by demons. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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On Judgement Day, hell shall inherit the Earth.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for horror violence, language throughout, some sexuality/nudity and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The Yom Kippur war started on October 6th, 1973. It is still an open wound in collective Israeli memory, This fact adds a certain dramatic effect to the war against the demons depicted in the climax of the movie, which also takes place during Yom Kippur. See more »

Goofs

When Sarah and her friends try to escape to the zion gates we can clearly see the cameraman running. See more »

Quotes

Young Priest: They all believed in different gods, but for that night they were all dealing with the same devil.
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Followed by Jeruzalem 2 See more »

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Shushan
[ Ending Credit Song ]
Written by Balkan Beat Box
Performed by Balkan beat Box
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above mediocre
22 November 2016 | by trashgangSee all my reviews

Jeruzalem is a kind of found footage flick were things go awfully wrong when the underworld breaks free in Jeruzalem. It reminded me of flicks like Cloverfield (2008) and As Above So Below (2014).

It take a while before the horror comes in so before that we do follow two girls who are on a trip together but do meet a guy and together they decide to go to Jerusalem. So the first part we do see them going out and visit Jerusalem. Of course they are out for sex and things all do work out fine until two fighterplanes are flying over Jerusalem and do drop a bomb.

From that point things go wrong for the gang. Is it gory, not really it's pure suspense in a creepy atmosphere. It's all filmed from the smartglasses from one of the girls. When the demons do attack it's all a bit blurry and shaky but for me it did work out fine. But I can understand that some people aren't into those kind of horrors.

A bit too much of sightseeing and partying going on in the beginning but once the attack starts it's okay. Maybe for some the Nephilim are a bit over the top but luckily they aren't the main thing.

Worth seeing if you are into found footage flicks.

Gore 1/5 Nudity 0,5/5 Effects 2/5 Story 2/5 Comedy 0/5


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Country:

Israel

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 July 2016 (Israel) See more »

Also Known As:

Jeruzalem See more »

Filming Locations:

Jerusalem, Israel See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,287, 24 January 2016

Gross USA:

$11,287

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$107,024
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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