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Bilal: A New Breed of Hero (2015)

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A thousand years ago, one boy with a dream of becoming a great warrior is abducted with his sister and taken to a land far away from home. Thrown into a world where greed and injustice rule all, Bilal finds the courage to raise his voice and make a change. Inspired by true events, this is a story of a real hero who earned his remembrance in time and history.

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Ayman Jamal (story by), Ayman Jamal (screenplay) | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje ... Bilal (voice)
Ian McShane ... Umayya (voice)
China Anne McClain ... Ghufaira (Teen) (voice)
Thomas Ian Nicholas ... Saad (voice)
Michael Gross ... Okba (voice)
Cynthia Kaye McWilliams ... Ghufaira / Hamama (voice)
Jacob Latimore ... Bilal (Teen) (voice)
Fred Tatasciore ... Charlatan Priest (voice)
Jon Curry ... Soheib (voice)
Mick Wingert ... Safwan (voice)
Dave B. Mitchell Dave B. Mitchell ... Hamza (voice)
Al Rodrigo ... Abu Al-Hakam (voice)
Andre Robinson ... Bilal (Kid) (voice)
Sage Ryan ... Safwan (Teen) (voice)
Quinton Flynn ... Additional Voices (voice)
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Storyline

A thousand years ago, one boy with a dream of becoming a great warrior is abducted with his sister and taken to a land far away from home. Thrown into a world where greed and injustice rule all, Bilal finds the courage to raise his voice and make a change. Inspired by true events, this is a story of a real hero who earned his remembrance in time and history.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence/warfare and some thematic elements | See all certifications »
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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 February 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bilal See more »

Filming Locations:

Dubai, UAE

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$309,951, 4 February 2018

Gross USA:

$490,973

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,087,832
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

In the major battle scene, the number of Meccans was three times as the Muslims. 1000 against barely over 300 and 200 horses against 70. See more »

Quotes

Hamza: I only see God through the work of human.
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Soundtracks

Warrior
Written by RedOne and Jakke Erixson (as T.I Jakke)
Performed by Akon and RedOne
Produced by RedOne and Jakke Erixson (as T.I Jakke)
Akon appears courtesy of Upfront/Konvict LLC/Atlantic Records
RedOne appears courtesy of Warner Brothers/RedOne Records
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Loved it!
14 November 2016 | by emoryaustin9831See all my reviews

I couldn't wait to see the film and i genuinely loved it. Epic music, great actor. I am usually extremely difficult about movies, I am usually a fan of repertoire cinema and modern movies. Yet I was amazed at the quality of the Bilal: A New Breed of Hero movie. Story wise, the characters have great interactions as expected, some great one liners and beautiful costumes. For atmosphere, the music is well used, and again, consistently nods to previous films. Colours are fantastic throughout, but that is to be expected with modern film and projection.

The actors deliver. The character development is on point. The music? Amazing. Go in and watch the movie and accept it for what it is. Don't look for something negative because if you go in with that mentality then you'll find find it. Haters gonna hate. Ainters gonna ain't. Go on. Be an "ainter".

So, just go to see it, the story and the fun!


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