Movie Reviews

October 14, 2013

Lebanese actress Nour is not to happy about her show's uncertainty (Image: Facebook)
12:31 GMT

Lebanese actress Nour was all set to take the small screen by storm with her new TV drama “Saraya Abdeen” until a lawsuit filed against the show's writer for allegedly stealing the theme left its future uncertain.

October 13, 2013

Mervat Amin moves into another leading lady position (Image: Facebook)
11:01 GMT

Egyptian actress Mervat Amin is gonna get her Eid on, and then her filming on for the new TV drama "Asr Al Hareem" (Era of Women).

All's a go for Danny Boyle's newest project to begin soon in Dubai (Image: Facebook)
07:21 GMT

The director known for blockbuster hits 'Slumdog Millionaire' and '28 Days Later' will take his cinematic genius to a project in Dubai about the 2007 Dubai diamond heist.

October 10, 2013

Haifa Wehbe will be starring in a new Egyptian film next year. (Image: Facebook)
09:59 GMT

If you love Haifa Wehbe the 'actress,' then you'll love reading this story!

Karim El-Shenawy created a short film that captures the subtle struggles of minorities in Egypt. (Image: Facebook)
07:56 GMT

There's nothing "Odd" about filmmaker Karim El-Shenawy's film... except for its title!

October 9, 2013

'Crossing' film poster (Image: Facebook(
12:12 GMT

The 7-minute long short film 'Crossing' has been nominated for entry into the Abu Dhabi Film Festival.

Oscar-nominated director Jim Sheridan joins the DIFF jury. (Image: Facebook)
07:26 GMT

The Dubai International Film Festival has just added one of the most prolific filmmakers to its jury.

October 8, 2013

Ahmed Helmy captured on camera with "Excusable" director Amro Salama on location (Image: Facebook)
09:41 GMT

Leave it to a comedian to lighten things up. Ahmed Helmy recently made a surprise visit to the set of “La “La Mu’akhadah” (Excusable), directed by Amro Salama, who posted pics of the celeb visit.

Two movie posters for some the Arabian additions to this year's DIFF
09:20 GMT

The recently announced Arabian Nights segment of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) has a unique programme that "looks and feels very different from past editions."

Still from 'Aita', one of the films Genini presented in Berlin. (Image: Facebook)
08:11 GMT

Long time filmmaker Izza Genini hit up the Doc.Arts Festival in Berlin to give Europeans a taste of Moroccan musical traditions by presenting three of her 1980s documentaries.

October 7, 2013

Wafaa Amer denies drama circulating her and her production company. (Image: Facebook)
09:16 GMT

No 'Gentle Revenge' needed because all the drama has been reserved for the cameras. Wafaa Amer denies she pulled out her claws to ensure her sis made it into the spotlight next to her.

October 3, 2013

Jenny Asper goes down the wrong path in her newest film (Image: Facebook)
08:41 GMT

A girl raised in an orphanage and coerced into a life of money laundering is the premise for the character played by Jenny Asper in the upcoming drama ‘Khawatim’ (Rings).

Le Passé movie poster (Image: Facebook)
07:59 GMT

Is 'Le Passé' French or Iranian, question some after the film was submitted for Oscars consideration as an Iranian piece.

Marwa Mohammad lookin' fab as she heads to her VIP party (Image courtesy of Hia magazine)
05:00 GMT

Looks like Saudi actress Marwa Mohammad is making it big time with her latest flick ‘Sada’ (Echo) in the Moroccan Arabic film festival.

October 2, 2013

Kinda Alloush will be on the judging committee for the 29th round of the Alexandria Film Festival. (Image: Elbashayer)
10:04 GMT

Kinda Alloush is not only a brilliant actress, she's a great judge too. The starlet will be on the judging committee of the 29th Alexandria Film Festival.