Movie Review: Dunkirk Review [2017]

"Dunkirk" is labeled as a war film but it's very different from every war film I've seen in the past decade. There's barely any dialogue, no emotions, no flashbacks, no character backstories, no war rooms but somehow Nolan still managed to masterfully communicate the events that unfolded during the Dunkirk battle and produce one of the most intense and realistic war films ever. Add to that the tense and chilling soundtrack produced by Hans Zimmer…

I’m a Proud Uncle for the Second Time!

My brother's wife gave birth to a healthy baby girl called Zoe on July 5th, which makes me a proud uncle for the second time. Unfortunately, they live in Portland so I will not get the chance to meet the baby girl anytime soon but my mother and brother are traveling tonight to visit. I cannot help but think of my dad in such times. He loved kids and they all loved him back. I…
BlogWaladi

#BlogWaladi: Celebrating Brian’s Two Years in Pictures

1 month ago
It’s true what they say that “Time flies when you’re having fun”. Brian has officially turned two on Saturday and the past 24 months have been tiring but thrilling, exciting and more importantly rewarding. Raising ...
Fun

How to Enjoy A Beach Day in Lebanon On a 50,000 LBP Budget

1 month ago
It’s the end of the month, I’m almost out of money (as usual) but the weather is too nice not to be at the beach. I usually spend somewhere between $50 and $70 on my ...
Reviews

Review: Huawei Mate 9 Pro

2 months ago
I’ve been using the Mate 9 Pro for almost two months now and I can easily say that it’s Huawei’s best smartphone to date. Looking back at my disappointing Mate 8 experience a year ago, ...
Movies & Television

Movie Review: Wonder Woman [2017]

2 months ago
I’m reading all these reviews online and it’s quite shocking to see Wonder Woman get 97% on Rotten Tomatoes, while Batman vs. Superman only got 28%. Here’s a quick review of the movie written by ...
Lebanon

Movie Review: King Arthur “Legend of the Sword”

3 months ago
“King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” is the newest in a long line of renditions portraying the life of famous King Arthur of Camelot, with King Arthur played by “Sons of Anarchy” star Charlie Hunnam. ...
Lifestyle

Off to Hawaii

4 months ago
Hello, this is Zahi, Najib’s brother and this is my first post on the blog. I moved to the US few years ago and I am currently residing in Portland with my wife and 3 ...
Lifestyle

I’m off to Switzerland

5 months ago
I’m flying to Geneva this morning and staying in Lausanne till Saturday where I’ll be visiting the Philip Morris International R&D Facilities. Lausanne is not a touristic destination from what I’ve heard but I don’t ...
Fun

Movie Review: Logan [2017]

5 months ago
Finally an X-men movie done right! Logan is easily the best Wolferine film and probably the best X-men film as well. We can’t tell which part of the X-Men series “Logan” follows but we don’t ...
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