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The Twilight Saga’s Eclipse: Caught in a Sharp Love Triangle

The Twilight Saga’s Eclipse: Caught in a Sharp Love Triangle

Shrek Forever After: The Ogre Finds True Love…Again

The story is familiar: a disgruntled Shrek (Myers) finds himself hovering on the brink of…

La Tarago' Wa La Estislam: An Unlikely Hero

With Ramadan eating up a third of the coveted summer season this year, the few…

Knight and Day: Guns, Cool Shades and a Smile

Ever since Tom Cruise came out all slick and cool at the end of 1983’s…

El Limby 8 Giga: Egypt's Favourite Crass Doofus is Back

It’s been a decade since we first got introduced to El Limby as a side…

The Karate Kid: A Welcome Remake

This reviewer admits to never having seen the 1984 classic The Karate Kid; so a…

Bentein Men Masr: The Shadow of a Man over the Shadow of a Wall

It’s easy to fault an Egyptian film for its shortcomings, but Bentein Men Masr (Two…

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This Year's 3D Films Coming To Cairo

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It looks like 2010 is the year of 3D Blockbusters. With many of these films…

Toy Story 3: These Toys Are Not Just For Boys

With summer movie season in full throttle, there are no clear standout film hits so…

The Dealer: Living the Thug Life

You know you’re dealing with a stinker when one of the two leads asks for…

Horsemen: The Horrors of Banality Unleashed

Hold on there, Horsemen. Aren’t you a straight-to-DVD release from 2009? Then why are you…

User reviews

Rena

Dos Cañas Amazing view, excellent service, tasty food and unforgettable experience... thanks doscanas restaurant's team

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Ahmed Darwish

Riverside is Capping Off a Busy Festive Period with a Huge NYE Party Nice place to hang out with friends by the nile, a bit expensive though

Donna Walstra

Sequoia Really nice food. The view is really pretty and the atmosphere very relaxing also the service is very…

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Ahmed Esmaeil

مطعم البرج الدوار 360: أكل حلو مع منظر بانورامي في الزمالك السلام عليكم التذكره للبرج ب ٣٠ جنيه اكبر من ٦ سنوات والمطعم أسعاره غاليه من غير الضريبه والخدمه…

Mohamed Abdel Mageed

Peking Decent restaurant, and their vegetarian options are very good too.

The A-Team: Summer's Pre-emptive Strike

Another 80s nostalgia property finally makes it to the big screen, but unlike last year’s…

Assal Eswed: A Fish out of the USA

Ahmed Helmy’s latest offering finds him playing an Egyptian American who returns to Egypt with…

Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang: English Charm with a Dash of Magic

Nanny McPhee (Thompson) has five lessons to help naughty children become well-behaved darlings. She’s ugly,…

Killers: Post-Modernist Tedium

There are two kinds of bad films: the so-bad-it’s-good, and the so bad-it-hurts. But then,…

Repo Men: The Hunter Becomes the Hunted

The dystopian future depicted in Repo Men is the only place where watching this film…