Burqa movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant burqa movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, sincere, touching and thought provoking films and TV shows about / with burqa, muslim, society, chase, blood, murder, danger, religion, life is a bitch and family relations plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Action genres shot in USA, India, France and other countries.
burqa movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as burqa: I still hide to smoke (2016), Osama (2003), Serial (Bad) Weddings 2 (2019), Coexister (2017), Inbetween Worlds (2014), On the Path (2010), Essential Killing (2010), Afghan Breakdown (1992), Not Without My Daughter (1991), Delhi Belly (2011).

List of burqa movies

I still hide to smoke (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece, Algeria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Α tragi-comedy about 9 women of different ages and various backgrounds that gather in an Algerian hammam to talk about their lives.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: bathhouse, muslim, pregnancy, female nudity, underage girl, terrorist attack, terrorist bombing, terrorism, life is a bitch, social problems, female protagonist, terrorizing ...
Time: year 1995, 90s
Place: algeria, north africa, africa
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Osama (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Afghanistan, Ireland, Japan, Netherlands, Iran
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Teenage girl Osama cuts her hair and dresses like a boy to get a job and support her widowed mother and grandmother. When Osama is called by the Taliban to join school and military training she embarks on a terrifying and confusing journey as she ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, sincere, bleak ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: coming of age, dishonesty, taliban, survival, child abuse, oppression, injustice, life is a bitch, brutality, justice, religion, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, poland, iran, afghanistan, pakistan
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Serial (Bad) Weddings 2 (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Claude and Marie Verneuil face a new crisis. The four spouses of their daughters, David, Rachid, Chao and Charles decided to leave France for various reasons. Here they are imagining their lives elsewhere.
Style: entertaining, light, feel good, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: family in crisis, lesbian, blended family, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, cross cultural relations, family, parents and children, married couple, escapades, large family ...
Time: 21st century
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Coexister (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Under the pressure of his boss, a music producer decides to set up a group consisting of a rabbi, a priest and an imam to make them sing the living together. But the religious he recruits are far from being saints ...
Style: light, captivating, humorous, feel good, sexy
Plot: music band, employer employee relationship, priest, rabbi, religion, producer, tv show, hotel, radio, singer, flashback, prostitute ...
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Inbetween Worlds (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jesper is a soldier in the German army, who reports for a new tour of duty in Afghanistan. His unit is to protect a village from the Taliban.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: soldier, translator, war, culture clash, wartime life, gain trust, friendship, battle zone, murder, threat, village, death threat ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: afghanistan, pakistan, middle east
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On the Path (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Austria, Germany, Croatia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Loving young couple Luna and Amar try their best to overcome unexpected obstacles that threaten their relationship. After Amar's dramatic change in a fundamentalist community, Luna tears herself apart searching if love is truly enough to keep ...
Style: captivating, sincere, realistic, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: religion, muslim, addiction, alcohol abuse, self discovery, couple relations, islam, society, life is a bitch, couples, religions or cults, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bosnia, sarajevo, bosnia herzegovina
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Essential Killing (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: Poland, Norway, Ireland, Hungary, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Taliban soldier struggles to survive after he escapes his captors and flees into the Polish countryside.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, thought provoking, captivating, serious ...
Plot: survival, breast feeding, manhunt, on the run, military, chase, desert, fugitives, track down, politics, state affairs, captivity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, middle east, europe, poland
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Afghan Breakdown (1992)
Genre: War
Country: Russia, Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A drama about the last days of a specific Russian regiment stationed in Afghanistan, before the main troop withdrawal in 1985.
Plot: war in afghanistan, soviet army, military officer, adultery, cold war, mistress, ak 47, socialism, guerilla warfare, jihad, mountain, burned alive ...
Time: 80s
Place: ussr
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Not Without My Daughter (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An American woman, trapped in Islamic Iran by her brutish husband, must find a way to escape with her daughter as well.
Style: factual, tense, thought provoking, bleak, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: islam, culture clash, women, confined, escape, female protagonist, domestic violence, family problems, society, life is a bitch, isolation, escape attempt ...
Time: 80s
Place: iran, middle east, israel, michigan, persia
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Delhi Belly (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Three unsuspecting, average guys find themselves on the hit list of one of India's most-powerful crime syndicates.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, partners in crime, fish out of water, buddies, goofy hero, on the run, crimes, partners, disorder, muslim, escapades, sex ...
Time: 21st century
Place: asia, new delhi, india
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Anjaan (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Krishna (Suriya) comes to Mumbai in search of his brother Raju Bhai (Suriya), an underworld don. Through Raju Bhai's gangster friends, his past life is revealed. What happened to Raju Bhai? Will Krishna find him?
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: gangsters, criminal's revenge, vengeance, criminal heroes, uncover truth, revenge, murder, friendship, crimes, graphic violence, flashback, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
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The Kingdom (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A team of U.S. government agents is sent to investigate the bombing of an American facility in the Middle East.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, investigation, terrorist, islamic terrorism, military, fbi, special agents, al qaeda, gunfight, bomb, deception, muslim ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, iraq, washington d.c., usa
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Lucky (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story of a young mother with a failed marriage behind her, who fights daily for her dream to open a hair salon, challenging her fate in an effort to free herself and gain independence and right to happiness.
Style: social
Plot: girl, single mother, social realism, tattoo artist, birthday, tattoo, divorced couple, psychiatrist, murder, beach, divorced mother, flashback ...
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Secret Superstar (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Insia Malik is a talented 15-year-old school girl from Baroda whose spirit is ripped because her mother is in a troubled and violent marriage. Of course she still dares to pursue her dream of becoming a singer and she also valiantly attempts to free ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: teenage girl, father daughter relationship, secret, mother daughter relationship, teenager, husband wife conflict, family secret, longing, follow your dream, unsupportive parent, women, coming of age ...
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Ready (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Always one for helping the course of true love, college student Chandu decides to steal away a friend's sweetheart from her unwanted arranged marriage. But instead of reuniting the lovers, Chandu abducts the wrong bride! However, this bride, ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: wedding, brother brother relationship, chase, college, marriage, car chase, rivalry, elopement, celebration, fight, battle of the sexes, forced marriage ...
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Hell's Ground (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Pakistan, UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In the spirit of the EC horror comics of old, the film tells the story of five teens who get lost on their way to a rock concert, are menaced by flesh eating mutations and then fall into the clutches of a family of backwoods killers. The film ...
Style: slasher, suspense, disturbing, splatter
Plot: zombie, redneck, chase, murder, contamination, cell phone, youth, car, full moon, van, newspaper, doll ...
Place: pakistan
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The Breadwinner (2017)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, War
Country: Ireland, Canada, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A headstrong young girl in Afghanistan, ruled by the Taliban, disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family.
Style: sad, heartbreaking, rough, sincere, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: poverty, disguise, sexism, prison, religious intolerance, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, imprisonment, tyranny, taliban, friendship ...
Place: afghanistan
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Kathy Griffin: Allegedly (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kathy Griffin's all new feature-length stand-up DVD featuring the D-List Diva herself destroying the A-list stars we know and love.
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: celebrity, workplace, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, showbiz, celebrity culture, tv show, comedian, women's rights, fashion, gay interest, gay ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, saudi arabia, iraq
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Chasing Freedom (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: New York attorney Libby (Juliette Lewis) is a go-getter who won't let anyone stand in the way of her success. But when she accepts a pro bono case involving young Afghan dissident Meena (Layla Alizada), Libby finds her corporate dreams replaced ...
Style: uplifting, disturbing, touching, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: fighting the system, deportation, courtroom drama, rebellion, injustice, idealism, life is a bitch, politics, terrorism, hotshot lawyer, hopes, legal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2001, year 2000, september 11 2001
Place: new york, afghanistan, bangladesh, pakistan
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Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: A young mute girl from Pakistan loses herself in India with no way to head back. A devoted man with a magnanimous spirit undertakes the task to get her back to her motherland and unite her with her family.
Style: touching, emotional, disturbing, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, love, love story, family, revenge, manipulation, forbidden love, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, religions or cults, torture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pakistan, india, california, kashmir, mexico
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Om Shanti Om (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In this modern remake of Karz, Om - an aspiring actor from the 1970s - is murdered, but is immediately reincarnated into the present day. He attempts to discover the mystery of his demise and find Shanti, the love of his previous life.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, romantic, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: reincarnation, audition, unfulfilled love, fall in love, supernatural, romance, actor's life, actor, couple relations, twists and turns, couples, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 2000s, contemporary
Place: india, mumbai india, asia, bombay india
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A Thousand Times Good Night (2013)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Norway, Ireland, Sweden
Duration: 117 min.
Story: On assignment while photographing a female suicide bomber in Kabul, Rebecca – one of the world’s top war photojournalists - gets badly hurt. Back home, another bomb drops as her husband and daughters give her an ultimatum: her work or her family.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: journalism, photojournalist, battle zone, relationship vs career, parents and children, media, strong female character, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, journalist, husband wife conflict, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, kenya, ireland, afghanistan, europe ...
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Persepolis (2007)
Genre: Animation, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1970s Iran, Marjane 'Marji' Statrapi watches events through her young eyes and her idealistic family of a long dream being fulfilled of the hated Shah's defeat in the Iranian Revolution of 1979. However as Marji grows up, she ...
Style: adult animation, thought provoking, political, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, iraq iran war, revolution, politics, freedom, self discovery, women, culture clash, parent child relationship, family relations, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 90s, year 1986, year 1982 ...
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran, france, sweden ...
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At Five in the Afternoon (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nogreh is a young Afghani woman living with her father and her sister-in-law, Leylomah, whose husband, Akhtar, is missing. Beyond the issue of Akhtar, Leylomah is most concerned with how to feed her baby. She cannot provide milk for her baby as her ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, bleak, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: survival, political unrest, hidden identity, injustice, human nature, feminism, life is a bitch, war, state affairs, dishonesty, family relations, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan, middle east, iran
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The Kite Runner (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, China, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: After spending years in California, Amir returns to his homeland in Afghanistan to help his old friend Hassan, whose son is in trouble.
Style: emotional, disturbing, inspirational, sincere, psychological ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: betrayal, friendship, muslim, childhood, redemption, coming of age, courage, guilt, rape, haunted by the past, islam, bully ...
Time: 70s, 80s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: afghanistan, middle east, california, pakistan, san francisco
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Adoration (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Director Atom Egoyan explores the concept of cyberspace as a place for redemption in this drama about an adolescent boy named Simon who reinvents his life on the internet. Before long, Simon's deeply personal journey provokes strong reactions ...
Style: psychological, sincere, touching, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: orphan, self discovery, haunted by the past, youth, uncover truth, introspection, parents and children, redemption, cyberspace, secret, high school, internet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, toronto ontario canada
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Shaitan (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Five substance-abusing friends decide to fake a kidnapping in order to bribe a police constable for covering-up a hit-and-run accident.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychological thriller
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug abuse, crimes, kidnapping, ransom, police corruption, chief of police, buddies, on the run, life is a bitch, law enforcement, bribery, fake kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, mumbai india
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Wadjda (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Saudi Arabia, Netherlands, Germany, Jordan, United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Wadjda is a 10-year-old girl living in a suburb of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Although she lives in a conservative world, Wadjda is fun loving, entrepreneurial and always pushing the boundaries of what she can get away with. After a fight ...
Style: touching, talky, stylized, feminist film, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: childhood, bicycle, islam, muslim, muslim girl, school, gender, dreams, children, religious fanatic, hijab, women ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: saudi arabia, middle east, iran, japan
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Kaavalan (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Bhoominathan aka Bhoomi is introduced to us as a person who gets into many local fights. Worried about his future, his family sends him to Muthuramalingam (Raj Kiran), a much respected personality in his place Semmanur, to put Bhoomi's life on ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: attempted murder, romance, fall in love, love affair, rivalry, crimes, murder, diary, dwarf, one man army, college, studying ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, bangkok thailand, india
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