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Ramadan Preview: Al Kebeer Awi

Grown Ups: Adam Sandler and Company Have Some Good Ol' Fun

This is an ensemble comedy about middle-aged goofs that is harmlessly funny – it’s Sandler…

Echelon Conspiracy: A Life-Coach in the Form of a Cell-Phone

Max Peterson (West) is a computer genius of sorts. His job is to install very…

La Linea - The Line: A Messy Crime of a Film

First screened in 2008, La Linea is a crime story set in beautiful Tijuana, Mexico.…

The Last Airbender: As Lifeless as the Four Elements

Based on the popular Nickelodeon animation, The Last Airbender manages to squeeze as much action…

Salt:What Does Salt Want?

Here is a film that not only ignores its critical side of the brain for…

Inception: An Elaborate Puzzle

Inception isn’t a film about the tranquil beauty of dreams per se; rather, it’s a…

Al Kobar: Swimming With the Big Sharks

Al Kobar (Arabic for 'The Big Ones') comes bearing lots of promise. The stylish poster…

Al Talata Yeshtghalonha: Cheeky Girls Just Want to Have Fun

What happens after years of gruelling schoolwork followed by four, if not five, years of…

House Full: Slapstick, Bollywood-Style

Bollywood has been going through a phase of international resurgence lately. House Full (an unintended…

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Waseem El Tanahi

Samia Allouba Terrible gym. Super old machines that belong in a museum and lacking lots of machines and free weights…

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Villa Belle Epoque Enchanting little spot in Maadi, that just took my breath away.

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رستن: محل ساعات عريق في مصر الجديدة محل جميل وناس بجد عارفة بتعمل اية ❤️

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Jason Bourne The Jason Bourne movies have been successful for many years and the main reason they did part4 because…

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Gŭ Lounge One of Cairo's better nightspots at the moment. Best to reserve before heading there though as it gets…

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Waseem El Tanahi

Lucille’s Mermaid Columbus Lucille's is a Cairo stalwart and it has been around almost as long as road 9 itself!. Its…

She's Out Of My League: Beauty and the Geek

Down-and-out but lovable Kirk (Baruchel) as a suitor for Molly (Eve) is a tough story…

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

In what is arguably the best of the series so far, the world’s most nebulous…

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…