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The director takes us on a hilarious tour from Dubai to Beirut, Riyadh to New York with a gaggle of other stand-up talent. Along the way, taboos of culture and geopolitics are exploded, and... See full summary »

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Ahmed Ahmed

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ahmed Ahmed ... Himself
Ted Alexandro ... Himself
Sherif Azab Sherif Azab ... Himself
Whitney Cummings ... Herself
Tommy Davidson ... Himself
Omid Djalili ... Himself
Erik Griffin ... Himself
Maz Jobrani ... Himself
Sebastian Maniscalco ... Himself
Eman Morgan Eman Morgan ... Himself
Tom Papa ... Himself
Maria Shehata Maria Shehata ... Herself
Angelo Tsarouchas ... Himself
Noel Elgrably Noel Elgrably ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Meena Dimian Meena Dimian ... Himself
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The director takes us on a hilarious tour from Dubai to Beirut, Riyadh to New York with a gaggle of other stand-up talent. Along the way, taboos of culture and geopolitics are exploded, and a younger generation of both comedy talents and audiences is born. Written by Anonymous

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A modern generation coming of age. See more »

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Documentary

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Rated R for language | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 June 2011 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Dubai, United Arab Emirates See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Hilarious, Heartfelt, and Endearing
24 June 2011 | by WhySoSyrianSee all my reviews

Thank you Ahmed and company for creating such an amazing, endearing, honest, heartfelt, thought provoking and FUNNY documentary! I recommend this to people from all walks of life because when you leave this movie you will have a sense of compassion for yourself, friends, family, neighbor and your fellow Arab/Muslim. With this documentary you will see the Middle Eastern people as people, like you and me, living and surviving and most of all laughing and loving.

The director has a heart-felt desire to see many of the conflicts of everyday middle eastern life resolved. He argues that comedy can be used to lighten the "heaviness" of these issues, and allow honest and frank discussion to be engaged in the pacification of the middle east.

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