Arab israeli conflict movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant arab israeli conflict movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, sincere, touching, gloomy and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with arab israeli conflict, politics, family relations, jewish, arab, explosion, terrorist, society, israeli palestinian conflict and mother son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and War genres shot in USA, France, Israel and other countries.
arab israeli conflict
arab israeli conflict movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as arab israeli conflict: The Little Drummer Girl (2018), Nasser 56 (1996), Damascus Cover (2017), The Spy (2019), The Bubble (2006), Carlos (2010), Beirut (2018), Hide and Seek (1980), The Sparrow (1972), A Tale of Love and Darkness (2015).

List of arab israeli conflict movies

The Little Drummer Girl (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Brilliant young actress Charlie strikes up an acquaintance with an intriguing stranger while on holiday in Greece, but it rapidly becomes apparent that his intentions are far from romantic.
Style: tense, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, suspense
Plot: intelligence agency, double agent, female spy, spy, terrorism, mossad, arab israeli conflict, infiltration, actress, sting operation, espionage, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: israel, palestine
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Nasser 56 (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Egypt
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Nasser 56 is a 1996 Egyptian historical film directed by Mohamed Fadel, starring Ahmed Zaki. The film focuses on the nationalization of the Suez Canal by Egypt's second President, Gamal Abdel Nasser, and the subsequent invasion of Egypt by ...
Style: political
Plot: politics, arab israeli conflict, mob, army, smoking, president, military, children, husband wife relationship, dam, war
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: egypt, yugoslavia, britain, india, soviet union ...
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Valley of the Wolves: Palestine (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the Freedom Flotilla attempts to bring humanitarian assistance to Gaza refuses to turn back, it is attacked by the Israeli military. In a dramatic battle scene, activists resist and are killed by the Israeli soldiers. A Turkish commando team ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, uninhibited rivalry, deadly, military, politics, war, political unrest, soldier, state affairs, vengeance, violence spree, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, turkey, middle east, palestinian authority, palestine
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Damascus Cover (2017)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A spy navigates the precarious terrain of love and survival during an undercover mission in Syria.
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, mission, deadly, danger, adventure, adaptation, martial arts, lone hero, life is a bitch, sex, murder, justice ...
Time: contemporary, year 1989
Place: syria, united kingdom, israel, middle east, west germany
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The Spy (2019)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: In the 1960s, Israeli clerk-turned-secret agent Eli Cohen goes deep undercover inside Syria on a perilous, years-long mission to spy for Mossad.
Style: based on true events, factual, realistic, serious
Plot: espionage, mossad, spy, secret mission, israeli palestinian conflict, national security, arab, politics, arab israeli conflict, period piece, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: middle east, syria, israel
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The Bubble (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The movie follows a group of young friends in the city of Tel Aviv and is as much a love song to the city as it is an exploration of the claim that people in Tel Aviv are isolated from the rest of the country and the turmoil it's going through. ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay soldier, gay, friendship, gay relationship, forbidden love, fall in love, love affair, society, romance, lifestyle, occupation, civil rights ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel, jerusalem, jordan
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Carlos (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 334 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Venezuelan revolutionary, Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, who founded a worldwide terrorist organization and raided the OPEC headquarters in 1975 before being caught by the French police.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, epic, atmospheric ...
Plot: terrorism, revolutionary, murderer, terrorist, gunfight, crimes, danger, mission, wanted, radical, leader, hostage situation ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 90s, 20th century
Place: middle east, lebanon, sudan, europe, africa ...
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Beirut (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A former U. S. diplomat returns to service in order to save a former colleague in Beirut.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Plot: terrorist, hostage, israeli palestinian conflict, arab, terrorism, attack, war, heroes, fight, danger, mission, intrigue ...
Time: 70s, 80s, year 1972, year 1982
Place: lebanon, middle east, palestine, israel, beirut lebanon
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Hide and Seek (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twelve year-old Uri reports his teacher Balaban as a suspected spy when he observes him meeting with a young arab man. Only later does he discover that Balaban's interest in the young arab is romantic rather than political.
Plot: school, tutor, 12 year old, closeted homosexual, holocaust survivor, boy, grandfather grandson relationship, arab, arab israeli conflict, autobiography, israeli, intolerance ...
Time: post world war two
Place: israel, jerusalem
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The Sparrow (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt, Algeria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set shortly before and during the Six Day War in June of 1967, The Sparrow follows a young police officer stationed in a small village in Upper Egypt whose inhabitants suffer from the harassment of a corrupt businessman.
Plot: newspaper article, nationalism, abandoned factory, censorship, journalist, mother daughter relationship, newspaper reporter, looking at self in mirror, bandit, newspaper headline, arab israeli conflict, revenge ...
Time: year 1967
Place: cairo egypt, middle east, egypt
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A Tale of Love and Darkness (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A story about the childhood of Oz in Jerusalem and his youth in the Kibbutz during the British Mandate and the first days of the state of Israel. The plot describes the relationship between young Oz to his mother and his first steps as a writer.
Style: sad, sincere, based on true events, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: israeli palestinian conflict, family relations, depression, husband wife relationship, school, anti semitism, mother son relationship, childhood memory, based on a novel, autobiography, female director, knocking on a door ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1945
Place: jerusalem, israel, europe, palestine, poland ...
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David & Layla (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story, sparks fly when a Jew and a Muslim fall in love in New York. David (David Moscow), TV host of "Sex & Happiness", becomes smitten with the voluptuous Layla (Shiva Rose) - a mysterious, sensual dancer who ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sincere, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, forbidden love, fall in love, couples, love and romance, unlikely couple, romance, hopes, parents and children, family relations, meet the parents, deportation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, jerusalem ...
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Lemon Tree (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Salma Zidane, a widow, lives simply from her grove of lemon trees in the West Bank's occupied territory. The Israeli defense minister and his wife move next door; the Secret Service orders the trees removed for security. The stoic Salma seeks ...
Style: uplifting, touching, sentimental, sincere, contemplative ...
Plot: injustice, terrorist, loneliness, occupation, neighbor, widow, idealism, human spirit, fighting the system, hopes, rules and policies, reconciliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, palestine, palestinian authority, middle east, washington d.c. ...
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Under the Bombs (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Lebanon, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the wake of Israel's 2006 bombardment of Lebanon, a determined woman finds her way into the country convincing a taxi driver to take a risky journey around the scarred region in search of her sister and her son.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, propaganda film
Plot: taxi driver, friendship, on the road, bombing, missing person, unlikely couple, wartime life, parents and children, couple relations, war, romance, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: lebanon
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Torn Apart (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Jew and an Arab in Israel become romantically involved, much to their family's dismay.
Plot: israeli army, star crossed lovers, arab israeli conflict, tragedy, racism, cultural difference
Place: israel, middle east
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Live and Become (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1980 the black Falashas in Ethiopia are recognised as genuine Jews and are secretly carried to Israel. The day before the transport the son of a Jewish mother dies. In his place and with his name (Schlomo) she takes a Christian 9-year-old boy.
Style: touching, sincere, psychological, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: adoption, refugees, refugee camp, family relations, refugee, racism, rescue, rabbi, foster home, hidden identity, orphan, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: ethiopia, israel, france, paris france, middle east ...
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The Syrian Bride (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany, Israel
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In Majdal Shams, the largest Druze village in Golan Heights on the Israeli-Syrian border, the Druze bride Mona is engaged to get married with Tallel, a television comedian that works in the Revolution Studios in Damascus, Syria. They have never met ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: wedding, ethnic, politics, occupation, arranged marriage, culture clash, human spirit, love and romance, parents and children, society, military, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, israel, syria
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Munich (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 164 min.
Story: During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits a group of Mossad agents to track down and ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, mossad, secret agents, vengeance, hostage, murder, assassination, jewish, politics, terrorist, spy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: middle east, europe, israel, lebanon, paris france ...
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Free Zone (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel, Belgium, France, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rebecca, an American who has been living in Jerusalem for a few months now, has just broken off her engagement. She gets into a cab driven by Hanna, an Israeli. But Hanna is on her way to Jordan, to the Free Zone, to pick up a large of sum of money.
Style: serious, road movie, realistic, thought provoking, gloomy ...
Plot: border crossing, breakup, friendship, society, culture clash, political unrest, break-up, on the road, storytelling, war zone, female protagonist, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, jordan, middle east, saudi arabia, jerusalem ...
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Cast a Giant Shadow (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: An American Army officer is recruited by the yet to exist Israel to help them form an army. He is disturbed by this sudden appeal to his jewish roots. Each of Israel's Arab neighbors has vowed to invade the poorly prepared country as soon as ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious, epic ...
Plot: battles, military, heroes, danger, society, ambition, war, military life, human spirit, political unrest, against the odds, heroic mission ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1947, year 1948
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel, jerusalem
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Out in the Dark (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two young men — a Palestinian grad student and an Israeli lawyer — meet and fall in love amidst personal and political intrigue in this striking debut feature from Israeli director Michael Mayer.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, bleak, serious ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, forbidden love, gay couple, family relations, gay student, gay sex, love affair, society, impossible love, romance, homosexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s, year 1993
Place: israel, middle east, palestinian authority, tel aviv israel, mediterranean sea ...
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The Disintegration (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Three young men meet Djamel (Yassine Azzouz), a charismatic manipulator, who turns the three friends against society.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, contemplative, gloomy
Plot: lifestyle, rebellion, fighting the system, social misfits, society, teaching the ways of the world, rebelliousness, dishonesty, religious fundamentalist, racism, religious fanatic, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france, brussels, brussels belgium
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Arab Labor (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Amjad is an Arab-Israeli journalist whose problems with cultural identity drive himself and all around him crazy especially his wife, Bushra.
Style: sitcom, humorous, cynical, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: interracial relations, marriage, love, politics, journalist, family life, identity crisis, satire, social differences, culture clash, under the surface, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: israel, palestine, jerusalem
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You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An Israeli counterterrorism soldier with a secretly fabulous ambition to become a Manhattan hairstylist. Zohan's desire runs so deep that he'll do anything -- including faking his own death and going head-to-head with an Arab cab driver -- ...
Style: humorous, ridiculous, exciting, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teen comedy, family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: follow your dream, hidden identity, culture clash, couples, farce, taxi driver, fall in love, taxi, american dream, starting over, faked death, superhuman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, israel, usa, middle east, tel aviv israel ...
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