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Nebraska: Touching Comedy-Drama

Nebraska: Touching Comedy-Drama

Dallas Buyers Club: Hard-Hitting True Story of Survival

Directed by Jean-Marc Vallee, Dallas Buyers Club is a deeply moving, true-story of an AIDS patient who…

Blue Jasmine: Quirky Story of the Rise & Fall of a New York Socialite

Even at the ripe old age of seventy-seven, and with over forty movies to his…

Don Jon: Joseph Gordon-Levitt's Quirky Directorial Debut

Joseph Gordon Levitt takes on the subject of sex, addiction, obsession and the importance of…

Frances Ha: Quirky, Uplifting Comedy

Taking a step back from his usual dark and sardonic approach, director and screenwriter, Noah…

Before Midnight: Iconic Romance Saga Returns Nine Years Later

Do you believe in love at-first-sight? Or are you more of a pragmatist who prefers…

The Bling Ring: Glitzy Teen Crime Drama

Recognised for her sensual and deadpan-cool approach, no one tells it better than Sofia Coppola.…

Trance: Slick, Fast-Paced Crime Drama

Following huge success and acclaim for award-winning films such as Slumdog Millionaire (2008) and 127 Hours (2010), British director,…

Mud: Captivating Coming-of-Age Drama

Heavily influenced by the writings of the notorious American author, Mark Twain, Austin-born, critically acclaimed…

The Expatriate: Uninspired Conspiracy Thriller

Borrowing heavily from other, better conspiracy thrillers out there, The Expatriate – otherwise known as…

El Shak: Ramadan Mosalsal Backs-Up Typical Egyptian Melodrama with Substance

In Egypt, there is the ongoing conundrum as to why the betrayal of a man…

User reviews

louay

Arkan Mall I visit this wonderful place last Thursday with family it was great experience. nice place to enjoy food…

Waseem.El Tanahi

Cairo Jazz Club The Cairo Jazz Club holds legendary status amongst Cairo's nightspots. Going strong for many years, the CJC caters…

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Judy Mohamed

La Villa verygood

Zidan.Zidan

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Tai Torky

The Tap Maadi The only real bar atmosphere in Cairo... Love the live music and decor. The Tap serves up great…

Mohamed EL Sebaie

Cannero Amazing place

Taht El Ard: Weakly Conceived Ramadan Action-Romance

Taht El Ard (Underground) was one of the highly anticipated Ramadan series this year. A Kan…

Al Zowga Al Thaaneya: Ramadan Remake of 60's Film Classic

Going into Ramadan, Al Zowga Al Thaaneya – or The Second Wife – had already…

El Da'eya: Ramadan Mosalsal Delves into the Peculiar World of Egyptian TV Preachers

Written by Medhat El Adl and directed by Mohammed El Adl, El Da’eya (The Preacher)…

Ism Mo'aqat: Early Contender For Best Ramadan Show of the Year

Last Ramadan, Cairo's TV addicts were unanimous in declaring Raqam Maghoul (Unknown Number) to be…

Quartet: Joyful & Witty British Comedy-Drama

Many would be surprised to learn that the man behind the lens of this joyous…