Tag: Israel

The Story of Ruth (1960) 6.7

The Story of Ruth (1960)

Inspired by the tale from Hebrew scriptures and the Christian Bible, the Moabitess child Ruth is sold to the temple of Chemosh. Years pass and she serves as a priestess to the idol. While arranging a temple ritual, she e...

The Long Way Home (1997) 7.5

The Long Way Home (1997)

After WWII, Jewish Holocaust survivors are moved into Displaced Persons' camps. After delays, more physical hardship, and years of uncertainty, they are permitted to begin new lives in Israel and the U.S....

The Body (2001) 5.4

The Body (2001)

An ancient skeleton has been discovered in Jerusalem in a rich man's tomb. Coloration of the wrist and leg bones indicates the cause of death was crucifiction. Other signs, include a gold coin bearing the marks of Pontiu...

Escape from Room 18 (2017) 8.6

Escape from Room 18 (2017)

John Daly, an ex-Neo Nazi, fled to Israel when his gang tried to kill him for being Jewish. An old Skinhead friend finds John 25 years later and suggests they visit concentration camps in an effort to make amends for the...

House Arrest (2016) 6.5

House Arrest (2016)

JB (24), an emotional young man, is under house arrest. His loneliness causes him to erupt with angry and violent outbursts. The sound of his neighbor singing "Ave Maria" pushes JB over the edge. He commits an act that w...

Burma VJ: Reporting from a Closed Country (2008) 7.9

Burma VJ: Reporting from a Closed Country (2008)

Using smuggled footage, this documentary tells the story of the 2007 protests in Burma by thousands of monks.::Anonymous...

Kiss Me Before It Blows Up (2020) 5.4

Kiss Me Before It Blows Up (2020)

A subversive love story between clashing cultures and families, KISS ME BEFORE IT BLOWS UP is a romantic misadventure crossing all borders. When two generations of Israeli women fall for a German woman and a Palestinian ...

Lepke (1975) 5.6

Lepke (1975)

Louis 'Lepke' Buchalter is head of Murder Inc., the syndicate that spattered the headlines of the day with blood....

Objector (2019) 7.6

Objector (2019)

Like all Israeli youth, Atalya is obligated to become a soldier. Unlike most, she questions the practices of her country's military, and becomes determined to challenge this rite of passage. Despite her family's politica...

Synonyms (2019) 6.4

Synonyms (2019)

Yoav, a young Israeli man, has a one-way ticket to Paris believing France to be his salvation from what he sees as the madness of his country. Things don't get off to a great start as he discovers his living arrangement ...

Shark Attack (1999) (TV) 3.4

Shark Attack (1999) (TV)

A marine biologist heads for Port Amanzi in Africa after his friend, Mark DeSantis, is supposedly a victim of a fatal shark attack. DeSantis had been conducting research on a series of shark attacks in the area prior to ...

Here and Elsewhere (1976) 7.2

Here and Elsewhere (1976)

Godard, Miéville and Gorin (aka the "Dziga Vertov Group") examine the parallel lives of two families - one French, one Palestinian - using an exploratory combination of film and video.::Josh Martin ...

Kinderblock 66: Return to Buchenwald (2012) 8.9

Kinderblock 66: Return to Buchenwald (2012)

Kinderblock 66 is the story of four men who, as young boys, were imprisoned by the Nazis in the notorious Buchenwald concentration camp and who, sixty-five years later, return to commemorate the sixty-fifth anniversary o...

The Last Shaman (2016) 6.7

The Last Shaman (2016)

James is an all American boy whose promising life is brought to a halt by acute depression. Turning his back on the most progressive western treatments and medicines, James discovers ayahuasca in search of healing in the...

A Tramway in Jerusalem (2018) 5.2

A Tramway in Jerusalem (2018)

On a tramway that connects several of Jerusalem's neighborhoods from East to West, a mosaic of people from different religious and ethnic backgrounds are brought together.::IMDb Editors...

Wednesday 04:45 (2015) 6.8

Wednesday 04:45 (2015)

Stelios is the owner of a Jazz Club in Athens. A few years ago, through the help of his former associate Vassos, Stelios received a business loan from the Romanian in order to renovate his club. In 2010, the recession fi...

Women of Freedom (2016) 7.8

Women of Freedom (2016)

"Women of Freedom" follows the stories of women who were murdered in the name of 'honor killing', women whose lives are under threat, women who survived murder attempts, even that of a killer expressing remorse. The docu...

The Gospel According to St. Matthew (1964) 7.8

The Gospel According to St. Matthew (1964)

Along a rocky, barren coastline, Jesus begins teaching, primarily using parables. He attracts disciples; he's stern, brusque, and demanding. He comes to bring a sword, not peace, he says. He's in a hurry, moving from pla...

The Black Dahlia (2006) 5.6

The Black Dahlia (2006)

In 1946, the former boxers Dwight "Bucky" Bleichert and Lee Blanchard are policemen in Los Angeles. Lee has a good relationship with his chief and uses a box fight between them to promote the department and get a raise t...

Anna (2019) 8.3

Anna (2019)

Living in war-torn Eastern Ukraine Anna is an aging single mother who is desperate for a change. Lured by a radio advertisement, she goes to party with a group of American men who are touring the country, searching for l...

In the Tall Grass (2014) 5.4

In the Tall Grass (2014)

Joseph is mentally deviated. He is a prisoner of his own flat and always in permanent war with his own mind. In reality, where desires, memories and nightmares is mixed together, there's no escape for the tortured soul. ...

The Coming Convergence (2017) 5.1

The Coming Convergence (2017)

The Coming Convergence was filmed and produced by the award winning production company, Ingenuity Films. In addition to traditional documentary style elements; presentation of groundbreaking information and interviews fr...

Hitler’s Children (2011) 7.4

Hitler’s Children (2011)

Bettina Göring is the great-niece of Nazi official Hermann Göring. Katrin Himmler is the great-niece of Heinrich Himmler, second in command of the Nazi Party under Adolf Hitler. Rainer Höß is the grandson of Rudolf Hoess...

Back to Berlin (2018) 5.6

Back to Berlin (2018)

Back to Berlin is the first biker flick-meets-holocaust feature documentary. Eleven motor bikers have a mission to take the Maccabiah torch from Israel to the site of the infamous 1936 Berlin Olympics, for the first Jewi...

Before the Revolution (2013) 7.3

Before the Revolution (2013)

A documentary thriller describing the last days of the Israeli community in Tehran, on the eve of the Islamic Revolution in 1979. The director, whose family was in Tehran at the time, uses rare archive materials to illus...

Esau (2019) 5

Esau (2019)

A 40-year-old writer returns to his family house where he was raised and that he escaped after half a lifetime - to face his brother who stayed instead, inherited their family bakery and married the woman who they both l...

Maktub (2017) 7.4

Maktub (2017)

The biggest Israeli blockbuster since 1986 . Steve and Chuma , two criminals are the sole survivors of a terrorist attack at a restaurant in Jerusalem. They decide to change their ways and become flesh and blood angels. ...

Beyond Right and Wrong: Stories of Justice and Forgiveness (2012) 8.1

Beyond Right and Wrong: Stories of Justice and Forgiveness (2012)

"Beyond Right & Wrong" looks at areas of conflict around the world and asks what it takes to forgive, and what it takes to ask for forgiveness under the most difficult of circumstances. Paired personal interviews of aggr...

The Patriots (1994) 7.3

The Patriots (1994)

At 18, Ariel Brenner leaves Paris and his family to live in Israel. He secretly joins the Mossad, the Isreali secret service. After years of training, his first mission is in Paris to steal secrets from Remy Prieur, a Fr...

Billy Two Hats (1974) 6.3

Billy Two Hats (1974)

When someone gets killed during a bank robbery by Deans, half-breed Billy Two Hats and their partner, the robbers flee. Sheriff Gifford tracks the robbers, killing one of them and capturing Billy. Deans escapes, but duri...

Lady Chatterley’s Lover (1981) 5.2

Lady Chatterley’s Lover (1981)

A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With her husband's consent, she seeks ou...

The Invisible Men (2012) 6.7

The Invisible Men (2012)

Israel's gay Palestinian underground. Persecuted in Palestine and called criminals in Israel, gay Palestinians are the silent victims of the conflict. Louie has been hiding in Tel Aviv for ten years, Abdu was tortured an...

Four Blood Moons (2015) 4.6

Four Blood Moons (2015)

It is rare that science, history and scripture align with each other, yet the last three series of Four Blood Moons have done exactly that. Are these the "signs" that God refers to in the Bible? If they are, what do they...

Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (2002) (V) 2.9

Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (2002) (V)

Twenty-four million years ago, the gigantic Megalodon, a 20-tonne killing machine with a 10-foot gaping bite, ruled the prehistoric oceans; but, thankfully, it became extinct. However, when the marine biologist, Cat Ston...

Francis of Assisi (1961) 6.3

Francis of Assisi (1961)

Francis Bernardone (Bradford Dillman) is the son of a wealthy cloth merchant in Assisi, who gives up all his worldly goods to dedicate himself to God. Clare (Dolores Hart) is a young aristocratic woman who, according to ...

Killing Streets (1991) 4.6

Killing Streets (1991)

A young Marine is kidnapped by terrorists in Lebanon. His twin brother, frustrated at his inability to get any kind of information from the government about his brother's plight, travels to Lebanon with a plan for his ow...

Jellyfish (2007) 7

Jellyfish (2007)

Meduzot (the Hebrew word for Jellyfish) tells the story of three very different Israeli women living in Tel Aviv whose intersecting stories weave an unlikely portrait of modern Israeli life. Batya, a catering waitress, t...

Finding Noah (2015) 4.3

Finding Noah (2015)

A group of intrepid explorers go on a journey of discovery and excitement as they climb and live atop a 17,000ft mountain in Eastern Turkey to conduct a scientific expedition to determine the final resting place of Noah'...

The Young Messiah (2016) 5.6

The Young Messiah (2016)

At the age of 7, Jesus Bar-Joseph lives with his family in Alexandria, Egypt, where they have fled to avoid a massacre of children by King Herod of Israel. Jesus knows that his parents Joseph and Mary have secrets they a...

The Day After I’m Gone (2019) 6.6

The Day After I’m Gone (2019)

Yoram is a vet at a safari park in Tel Aviv. A single father, his job is to take care of the wildcats, perform operations on sick animals and make sure that people don't get out of their cars when they encounter a herd o...