Movie Reviews

May 14, 2013

Greenbox Museum in the Gulf
12:25 GMT

What's so special about Saudi's small Greenbox Museum that has received more Facebook likes than any other museum in the world?

May 13, 2013

Harlem Globetrotters hit up Egypt
08:42 GMT

International exhibition basketball team blended comedy and sports to bring fun family entertainment to Cairo.

May 12, 2013

Eman gets the boot
11:04 GMT

Contestants got groovy with 70's movie soundtrack songs and a guest star appearance by legendary Majed Al Mohandes.

Ahlam lets Alama have it on Arab Idol
10:48 GMT

Things have heated up to an all time high between judges Ragheb Alama and Ahlam on Arab idol with still no hope for resolution after this weekend's intense episode of the MBC talent show.

He's baaack! Wael Kfouri returns to the X Factor after all
09:48 GMT

We knew it, we just knew it. Wael Kfouri is not leaving fans high and dry mid-season of the hit talent show, the X Factor, after all. The Lebanese superstar returned to show his face again on the latest episode.

Yemeni Theater Week
07:51 GMT

It's been too long since Yemen has had a taste of theatrical culture, but the Yemeni Theater Week started a change in the right direction for the film-deprived country.

May 9, 2013

Menna Shalabi is gonna be ockay
11:27 GMT

If only it were just an act that International actress Menna Shalabi who suffered food poisoning after a day on the set of "Friendly Fires".

From Dubai to Hollywood, residents hope to find fame.
07:36 GMT

A crowd-funded short film being shot in Dubai will give UAE actors the chance to get their names under the Hollywood spotlight, and help develop the next generation of aspiring filmmakers.

May 8, 2013

Ghada Abdel Raziq showstopper
12:48 GMT

No more rumors, let's get down to business. Scandalous actress Ghada Abdul Riziq assures that nothing is standing in the way of her portraying a challenging character this Ramadan in "Hikayet Hayat".

Tentmakers of Cairo
12:18 GMT

New documentary shines light, and hopefully tourism, once again to a special area of downtown Cairo, which specializes in the type of fabric from which traditional tents are made.

May 7, 2013

Jenny Asper *hopefully* to star in Sabaya 5
08:02 GMT

After a long wait and maternity leave, Jenny Asper is gearing up for new projects, which we hope, hope, hope will include a starring role in Sabaya 5!

May 6, 2013

Islamic art is coming to the world renowned Louvre Museum in Paris.
08:11 GMT

For the first time ever, a major Western museum, the Louvre, has provided a permanent home for an Islamic art collection. The Louvre has provided massive new gallery space to house "one of the richest collections of Islamic art in the world."

Twofour54 studios in Abu Dhabi
07:56 GMT

twofour54 has announced the filming of a new Syrian drama titled Hammam Shami at its Abu Dhabi studios.

May 2, 2013

Can Yusra handle it all?
10:08 GMT

Yusra Al Lawzi is getting jiggy with her career. Not only is she hosting the hit talent show “the X- Factor” with fellow Egyptian star Basil Al Zaro, but she’s also headlining a new film and TV drama both.

Jamal the player
09:32 GMT

Jamal Suleiman plays the womanizer in his latest greatest Ramadan drama "Nuqtat Daef" (Weak Spot), directed by Ahmad Shafiq.