Movie Reviews

July 9, 2013

Tamer Hagras is done with serious and turns to funny in 'Mom's Husband' (Image: Facebook)
07:19 GMT

Tamer Hagras' inauguration into the world of comedy starts in the hilarious upcoming TV show called 'Jawz Mama' (Mom's Husband).

July 8, 2013

Jumana Murad smiles and knows what she wants!
09:30 GMT

Jumana Murad is a woman who knows what she wants and is talented enough to get it! The Syrian actress has added 'no stunt doubles' for her role in Far'oun" (Pharaoh) to her list of demands.

The 5 must-see Arab films this year. (Image: Your Middle East)
07:59 GMT

While we wait for this year’s Arab film festivals to introduce some brand new modern-day classics, let's have a look at these five notables from 2012.

July 7, 2013

Youssef Sharif is ready for action!
08:23 GMT

To get ready for his action-packed role in the new drama “Isim Mu’aqat” (Temporary Name), young Egyptian actor Youssef Sharif sheds the pounds.

July 3, 2013

World War Z terror (Image: Facebook)
16:00 GMT

Could it be that the zombie apocalypse film starring Brad Pitt has a pro-Israel bias? That's the debate going around the world as the blockbuster hits.

July 2, 2013

Hammaki teams up with Imam!
10:51 GMT

From bad boy singer to snapshot actor, Mohammad Hammaki has made his way into Adel Imam’s Ramadan drama ‘Al Araf’ (The Fortune Teller).

Jenny and Sandy Asper soon to both be stars!
10:07 GMT

It’s never too early to start, and Jenny Asper’s two-month-old baby is living proof. The Syrian actress is inaugurating her daughter into stardom on screen of ‘Sabaya’ (The Girls).

Yay for vacation, Laila wonders? (Photo courtesy of Facebook)
09:27 GMT

Stardom, Ramadan show in the making, and vacation....Laila Elwi's summer looks pretty good from that perspective, but sadly the drama isn't limited to the screen. Her mandatory holiday may not be fun after all.

July 1, 2013

Bassem Youssef hosts Arab satirical show 'Al Bernameg' (Photo courtesy of Facebook)
12:10 GMT

The Arab satirical show ‘Al Bernameg’ snatches a sweeping number of fans in Egypt and across the region as it criticizes the misleading stances and flaws of the Egyptian leadership.

June 27, 2013

Jude Law can be the bad guy when he wants to, judging yay or nay on the shortlisted films  (Getty Images/Stuart Wilson)
05:19 GMT

Hey Jude Law! Welcome again to the Middle East! One of our favorite Hollywood hotties is on the panel that will select the winner of Image Nation's short film competition, Arab Film Studio.

June 24, 2013

Ruby as the corrupt nurse who performs unethical acts in “The Thief and the Idiot.”
11:54 GMT

New sexy nurse movie hits Egytians screens, but lead actress Ruby is under fire for her racy role in the film.

Acting auditions (Photo used for illustrative purposes)
09:55 GMT

On the wings of the Arab Idol finale, a Bahrain based search has begun to find an aspiring actor to play the leading character in the film 'Rachel and Talal'.

June 22, 2013

12:07 GMT

It won't be long until we can see the Egyptian starlet on screen once again after more than 15 years!

June 20, 2013

Suhair Ramzi may not be back this Ramadan, but rest assured, she'll be back.
11:15 GMT

So much for Ramzi's triumphal return! Both of her Ramadan projects have been placed on the back burner and it looks like her comeback has been delayed.

Saleh Al Shunnar soon to be a director star?
10:25 GMT

Saleh Al Shunnar submitted his 10-minute short 'Recycled' about littering in the UAE, and now it's been shortlisted for the Arab Film Studio (ASF) 2013 competition.