Bedouin movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bedouin movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, epic and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with bedouin, desert, escapades, camel, arab, blood, tent, death, adventure and murder plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and War genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
bedouin movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as bedouin: The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (1980), Queen of the Desert (2015), Dead of Summer (1970), Taagad (2016), Sand Storm (2016), The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977), The Roses of the Desert (2006), The Lion Child (1993), Theeb (2014), Tobruk (1967).

List of bedouin movies

The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After an archeological expedition discovers the tomb of the Egyptian king Tutankhamen, many of the scientists, engineers and workmen begin mysteriously dying off.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious
Plot: mummy, curses spells and rituals, mystery, supernatural, deadly, heroes, rivalry, danger, adventure, escapades, imaginary, photograph ...
Time: ancient history, 20s, 1920s
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Queen of the Desert (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A chronicle of Gertrude Bell's life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century.
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, exciting, sincere ...
Plot: adventurer, political intrigue, escapades, state affairs, love and romance, politics, british empire, british military, marriage proposal, rivalry, strong female character, head of state ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20th century, 1890s, year 1915
Place: middle east, persia, jordan, tehran iran, england ...
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Dead of Summer (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman left alone in Morocco by her architect husband begins to lose her mind.
Style: twist ending, psychological
Plot: architect, colonialism, suicide attempt, tape recorder, wife murders husband, radio, flashback, anxiety, paparazzi, watching television, bedouin, woman in a towel ...
Place: morocco
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Taagad (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A series taking place in an army medical center located in a remote military base and following the bizarre characters and occurrences in the center.
Plot: military hospital, military, surgery, female soldier, injury, bedouin, paramedic, army life, medical
Place: israel
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Sand Storm (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, Germany, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Bedouin village in Northern Israel. When Jalila's husband marries a second woman, Jalila and her daughter's world is shattered, and the women are torn between their commitment to the patriarchal rules and being true to themselves.
Plot: second wife, laundry drying on clothes line, broken glass, second marriage, female student, father daughter conflict, fake moustache, washing clothes, boyfriend, barefoot, domestic violence, fireworks ...
Time: 2010s
Place: israel
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The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Digby Geste (Feldman) and his ‘identical’ twin brother Beau (York) compete with their stepmother (Ann-Margeret) over possession of a priceless family heirloom.
Style: not serious, offbeat, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: parody, desert, camel, foreign legion, verbal byplay, friends, goofy hero, family relations, adoption, adventure, escapades, siblings relations ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: north africa
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The Roses of the Desert (2006)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A sanitary battalion of Italian Army is sent to Sorman oasis in Lybia during the Africa campaign in 1940. Soon an Italian missionary, living nearby, succeed to transform the occupation by Italian Army in a kind of humanitarian mission. In fact all ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: friendship, desert, society, friends, escapades, state affairs, war, soldier, military, italian soldier, italian history, german ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: africa, libya
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The Lion Child (1993)
Genre: Family
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the village of Pama, Sirga the lioness and Oule the young boy, born the same day, grow up together as sister and brother. Oule discovers the world alongside Sirga, and it is through her that he learns the secrets of the brush. He knows how to ...
Plot: wound, village, full moon, sorcerer, animal human communication, house on fire, hawk, newborn baby, wind, bedouin, tornado, snake charmer ...
Place: africa
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Theeb (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Jordan, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the Ottoman province of Hijaz during World War I, a young Bedouin boy experiences a greatly hastened coming of age as he embarks on a perilous desert journey to guide a British officer to his secret destination.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, captivating
Plot: desert, coming of age, survival, teaching the ways of the world, adolescence vs adulthood, power relations, adventure, family relations, escapades, siblings relations, society, innocence lost ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1916
Place: jordan, middle east, ottoman empire, africa, saudi arabia
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Tobruk (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In September 1942, the German Afrika Korps under Rommel have successfully pushed the Allies back into Egypt. A counter-attack is planned, for which the fuel dumps at Tobruk are a critical impediment. In order to aid the attack, a group of British ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, soldier, desert, battles, against the odds, danger, military life, leadership, heroes, undercover, survival, landing ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: libya, africa, egypt
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Syriana (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday is an American lawyer in charge of facilitating a dubious merger of oil companies, while Bryan Woodman, a ...
Style: tense, realistic, clever, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: cia, globalization, bomb, politics, corruption, espionage, terrorism, suicide, assassination, capitalism, prince, loss of son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, lebanon, usa, switzerland, europe ...
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Saint-Ex (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Poetic biography of author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.
Plot: confession, death, underwear, running, flowers, mayor, mail, reconnaissance, groom, love, girl, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 1900s, 1920s
Place: paris france, cairo egypt, argentina, mediterranean sea, saigon
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Passion in the Desert (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Young French officer Augustin Robert escorts artist Jean-Michel Venture de Paradis to Egypt during Napoleon's Egyptian campaign. Napoleon sent de Paradis to record Egypt's great monuments and temples that are destroyed by French soldiers ...
Style: psychological, stylized, serious, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: desert, soldier, leopard, napoleon, wilderness, dangerous animal, heroes, animal life, deadly, love affair, military life, friendship ...
Time: 1790s, 18th century
Place: egypt, middle east, africa
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The Lighthorsemen (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Palestine, 1917. The British advance has been stopped by the Turkish line running from Gaza to Beersheba. The latest attack on Gaza has failed. The attacking forces included a regiment of Australian mounted infantry, the Light Horse... Lighthorseman ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic
Plot: military, soldier, desert, hospital, infantry, danger, infantrymen, war, heroic mission, adventure, state affairs, escapades ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s
Place: australia, cairo egypt, melbourne australia, middle east, palestine ...
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Lion of the Desert (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Libya, USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: This movie tells the story of Omar Mukhtar, an Arab Muslim rebel who fought against the Italian conquest of Libya in WWII. It gives western viewers a glimpse into this little-known region and chapter of history, and exposes the savage means by which ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, muslim, resistance, hanging, dictatorship, danger, imperialism, save the world, rebellion, military life, heroes, leadership ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: libya, italy, middle east, rome italy
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Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 216 min.
Story: The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a flamboyant, messianic figure in the cause of Arab unity but his psychological ...
Style: epic, realistic, stylized, serious, captivating ...
Plot: desert, horse, war, adventure, muslim, soldier, battles, interrogation, explosion, torture, imperialism, rebel ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: middle east, lebanon, saudi arabia, jerusalem, ottoman empire ...
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Hidalgo (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Sport, Western
Country: USA, Morocco
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Set in 1890, this is the story of a Pony Express courier who travels to Arabia to compete with his horse, Hidalgo, in a dangerous race for a massive contest prize, in an adventure that sends the pair around the world...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, realistic, factual ...
Plot: desert, horse, horse race, adventurer, cowboy, adventure, underdog, rivalry, human spirit, contests and competitions, against the odds, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, syria, iraq
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El Alamein - The Line of Fire (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: War seen through the eyes of Serra, a university student from Palermo who volunteers in 1942 to fight in Africa. He is assigned to the Pavia Division on the southern line in Egypt. Rommel and the Axis forces are bogged down; it's October, the ...
Style: captivating, bleak, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: friendship, soldier, anti war, battles, wartime life, war, friends, escapades, danger, military life, heroes, behind enemy lines ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: egypt, middle east, africa, italy, palermo italy ...
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The English Patient (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 1930s, Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: tragic love, love story, mysterious character, expedition, power of love, love and romance, loss of loved one, destiny, war, map, wartime life, secret love ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1944, year 1942 ...
Place: libya, italy, ethiopia, egypt, africa ...
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Dead Weight (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Comedy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Prison guard Reggio lets Moltes have a weekly lottery ticket in exchange for his suave relationship advice. When Moltes learns that he has a winning lottery ticket, he breaks out of jail to claim his money. However, Reggio's girlfriend, Pauline ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, adventure, chases and races, fugitives, escapades, unlikely partners, friends, tough heroes, partners, buddies, odd couple, lottery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
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Ajami (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Israel
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Ajami is an area of Tel Aviv in Israel where Arabs, Palestinians, Jews and Christians live together in a tense atmosphere. Omar, an Israeli Arab, struggles to save his family from a gang of extortionists. He also courts a beautiful Christian girl: ...
Style: bleak, serious, emotional, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: forbidden love, urban ghetto, police brutality, missing person, family disapproval, family problems, family values, tragic hero, negotiation, rivalry, crimes, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east, palestinian authority, tel aviv israel, palestine
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Once We Were Dreamers (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the Middle East in 1919, a group of European Jews planning on settling in the Sinai Desert are attacked by Bedouin tribesmen. As they fight for their lives they realize that they are beginning a struggle for a new Jewish nation. This film ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, escapades, hopes, immigrants, interracial relations, culture clash, danger, survival, desert, rivalry, against the odds, society ...
Time: 20s
Place: israel, middle east
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Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.
Style: epic, biblical, stylized, harsh, exciting ...
Plot: christianity, destiny, bible, ancient egypt, old testament, miraculous event, religions or cults, god, christian, religion, royal family, human spirit ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, holy land, middle east, israel
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Yellow Asphalt (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three stories set among the Bedouin of Jahalin in the hills of the Judean desert. On an almost deserted highway, two Israeli truckers strike a Bedouin lad accidentally. Before they can flee, the boy's people appear and circle the truckers. ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, serious, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: desert, hit and run, injustice, boss and employee, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, interracial relations, figment, master and servant, love and romance, down on your luck, disgraced ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel
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Day of the Falcon (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Italy, Qatar, Tunisia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: On the Arabian Peninsula in the 1930s, two warring leaders come face to face. The victorious Nesib, Emir of Hobeika, lays down his peace terms to rival Amar, Sultan of Salmaah. The two men agree that neither can lay claim to the area of no man’s ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: muslim, desert, tribe, political intrigue, parents and children, political unrest, royal family, head of state, family relations, state affairs, manipulations, conservative ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: middle east
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