Jerusalem: A city of contrasts and conflicts, where Arabs, Jews, Christians and Muslims all mix but seldom mingle. This is where David, a young Israeli Jew, and Fatima, a beautiful Palestinian Muslim girl, meet and fall in love. But in a volatile land that is steeped in tradition and soaked in blood, their love is forbidden. Despite their best efforts to keep their romance a secret, their friends and families find out the truth, and their reactions are swift and violent. David and Fatima must act quickly to avoid losing each other forever. Willing to risk all for the sake of love, they elope in a land where marriage between them is impossible and the consequences of being together - deadly. In this dramatic story of love, destiny, and the search for peace in the Holy Land, David and Fatima struggle to beat the odds and in doing so challenge not only their families but Fate itself.
Only crazy people change the world.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for for language, some violence and brief sexuality
Did You Know?
This was Tony Curtis
's final film before his death on September 29, 2010 at the age of 85. See more
Hello. Were you in a car accident or something?
No, I wasn't. I got into a fight.
Got into a fight.
You didn't do too good did you?
Oh, yeah? You think this is bad? You should see what I did to the other guy.
Yeah, right. Is he in the hospital too? Yeah, what's the difference? If it's any consolation to you, years ago I was going with this girl. I met her at Madison Square Garden. At a hockey game. Ab DeMarco hit a puck out of the rink right in our direction and I saw it was going to hit ...
Ya La Lale
performed by Amal Hijazi See more