Ziad Doueiri’s Latest Movie: The Insult

Nineteen years after directing the awarding winning "West Beirut" movie, Lebanese-born cinematographer and film director Ziad Doueiri is back with another Lebanese Civil war movie entitled "The Insult" starring Adel Karam , Rita Hayek , Kamel Elbasha , Camille Salameh , Diamand Bou Abboud , Talal Jurdi, Julia Kassar , Christine Choueiri and Refaat Torbey. Funnily enough, no one wanted another Civil war movie few years ago but with the shitty movies coming up these…

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…

iflix Launches in #Lebanon

3 weeks ago
The Asian-based video-on-demand service iflix has officially launched in Beirut last week and Lebanese users can already sign-up for a 30-day trial. For those of you who are not familiar with the service, Iflix was ...

How to Catch up on Game of Thrones if You Missed Out

3 weeks ago
The long-anticipated season 7 premiere of Game of Thrones aired on July 17th and we’re off a to very powerful start of the season (Spoiler alert: A long-awaited reunion took place yesterday!). Just to give ...

Game of Thrones Song: Awesome Oriental Version by Iyam El Lira

1 month ago
Iyam el Lira is a Lebanese band formed by young talented musicians whose mission is to reach out to new generations and remind them of the good old songs by adding a special twist to ...

The Story Behind Lebanon’s Harley Davidson Club: When Fighters Became Bikers

2 months ago
I just finished watching Al Jazeera’s 47-minute long report on Lebanon’s Harley-Davidson Club, and how it was founded by four bikers who all used to fight on different sides in the Lebanese civil war. George ...
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 ...

Wonder Woman is Not Getting Banned in Lebanon (Yet)

2 months ago
We were at the special screening of Wonder Woman last night at Vox Cinemas when I was told by a friend that they might be banning the movie in Lebanon because the lead actress Gal ...

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. ...

The Promise Showing in Theaters on April 20

4 months ago
The Promise is a historical drama film and a $100-million independently produced movie featuring stars such as Oscar Isaac, Charlotte Le Bon and Christian Bale. The movie is directed by Academy Award winning filmmaker Terry ...