United Arab Emirates (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

Popularity▲ A-Z User Rating Number of Votes US Box Office Runtime Year Release Date Date of Your Rating Your Rating
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
6.5
51 metascore

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)

PG-13 | 137 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

A dark force threatens Alpha, a vast metropolis and home to species from a thousand planets. Special operatives Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.

Director: Luc Besson | Stars: Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen, Rihanna

Votes: 145,747 | Gross: $41.19M

The Help (2011)
8.1
62 metascore

The Help (2011)

PG-13 | 146 min | Drama

An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.

Director: Tate Taylor | Stars: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard

Votes: 398,956 | Gross: $169.71M

Contagion (2011)
6.6
70 metascore

Contagion (2011)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

Healthcare professionals, government officials and everyday people find themselves in the midst of a worldwide epidemic as the CDC works to find a cure.

Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow

Votes: 203,645 | Gross: $75.66M

Star Trek Beyond (2016)
7.1
68 metascore

Star Trek Beyond (2016)

PG-13 | 122 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

The crew of the USS Enterprise explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a new ruthless enemy, who puts them, and everything the Federation stands for, to the test.

Director: Justin Lin | Stars: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana

Votes: 213,556 | Gross: $158.85M

Furious 7 (2015)
7.2
67 metascore

Furious 7 (2015)

PG-13 | 137 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for his comatose brother.

Director: James Wan | Stars: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham

Votes: 340,664 | Gross: $353.01M

Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
7.4
95 metascore

Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

R | 157 min | Drama, Thriller

A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L.s Team 6 in May 2011.

Director: Kathryn Bigelow | Stars: Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, Chris Pratt, Mark Strong

Votes: 254,922 | Gross: $95.72M

Men in Black 3 (2012)
6.8
58 metascore

Men in Black 3 (2012)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Agent J travels in time to M.I.B.'s early days in 1969 to stop an alien from assassinating his friend Agent K and changing history.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, Josh Brolin, Jemaine Clement

Votes: 317,036 | Gross: $179.02M

The Furies (2019)

Not Rated | 82 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

A woman is kidnapped and finds herself an unwilling participant in a deadly game where women are hunted by masked men.

Director: Tony D'Aquino | Stars: Airlie Dodds, Linda Ngo, Taylor Ferguson, Ebony Vagulans

Votes: 800

Barbie (2020)

Adventure, Comedy, Drama | Announced

A doll living in 'Barbieland' is expelled for not being perfect enough and sets off on an adventure in the real world. A Live-action feature film based on the popular line of Barbie toys.

Director: Greta Gerwig | Star: Margot Robbie

Vòng Xoay Ao (I) (2017)
5.3
43 metascore

Vòng Xoay Ao (I) (2017)

PG-13 | 110 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

A woman lands a dream job at a powerful tech company called the Circle, only to uncover an agenda that will affect the lives of all of humanity.

Director: James Ponsoldt | Stars: Emma Watson, Tom Hanks, John Boyega, Ellar Coltrane

Votes: 74,988 | Gross: $20.48M

The Time Machine (2002)
6.0
42 metascore

The Time Machine (2002)

PG-13 | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into two warring races.

Director: Simon Wells | Stars: Guy Pearce, Yancey Arias, Mark Addy, Phyllida Law

Votes: 114,065 | Gross: $56.68M

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)
7.4
73 metascore

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)

PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

The IMF is shut down when it's implicated in the bombing of the Kremlin, causing Ethan Hunt and his new team to go rogue to clear their organization's name.

Director: Brad Bird | Stars: Tom Cruise, Jeremy Renner, Simon Pegg, Paula Patton

Votes: 434,088 | Gross: $209.40M

Flight (I) (2012)
7.3
76 metascore

Flight (I) (2012)

R | 138 min | Drama, Thriller

An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Denzel Washington, Nadine Velazquez, Don Cheadle, John Goodman

Votes: 307,258 | Gross: $93.77M

Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017)
6.4
58 metascore

Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017)

PG-13 | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Roman J. Israel, Esq., a driven, idealistic defense attorney, finds himself in a tumultuous series of events that lead to a crisis and the necessity for extreme action.

Director: Dan Gilroy | Stars: Denzel Washington, Colin Farrell, Carmen Ejogo, Lynda Gravatt

Votes: 24,814 | Gross: $11.96M

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)
7.2
62 metascore

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)

PG-13 | 124 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than advertised, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways.

Director: John Madden | Stars: Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson

Votes: 86,738 | Gross: $46.41M

A Most Violent Year (2014)
7.0
79 metascore

A Most Violent Year (2014)

R | 125 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

In New York City 1981, an ambitious immigrant fights to protect his business and family during the most dangerous year in the city's history.

Director: J.C. Chandor | Stars: Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain, David Oyelowo, Alessandro Nivola

Votes: 61,344 | Gross: $5.74M

Detour (I) (2016)
6.2
46 metascore

Detour (I) (2016)

R | 97 min | Action, Thriller

A young law student blindly enters into a pact with a hoodlum who offers to kill his stepfather - a man he feels is responsible for the accident that sent his mother into a coma.

Director: Christopher Smith | Stars: Tye Sheridan, Emory Cohen, Bel Powley, Stephen Moyer

Votes: 4,779 | Gross: $0.00M

The Way Back (I) (2010)
7.3
66 metascore

The Way Back (I) (2010)

PG-13 | 133 min | Adventure, Drama, History

Siberian gulag escapees travel 4,000 miles by foot to freedom in India.

Director: Peter Weir | Stars: Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris, Colin Farrell, Dragos Bucur

Votes: 103,397 | Gross: $2.70M

The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014)
7.3
55 metascore

The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014)

PG | 122 min | Comedy, Drama

The Kadam family leaves India for France where they open a restaurant directly across the road from Madame Mallory's Michelin-starred eatery.

Director: Lasse Hallström | Stars: Helen Mirren, Om Puri, Manish Dayal, Charlotte Le Bon

Votes: 71,050 | Gross: $54.24M

The Crazies (2010)
6.5
55 metascore

The Crazies (2010)

R | 101 min | Horror, Thriller

After a strange and insecure plane crash, an unusual toxic virus enters a quaint farming town. A young couple are quarantined, but they fight for survival along with help from a couple of people.

Director: Breck Eisner | Stars: Radha Mitchell, Timothy Olyphant, Danielle Panabaker, Joe Anderson

Votes: 105,698 | Gross: $39.12M

Syriana (2005)
6.9
76 metascore

Syriana (2005)

R | 128 min | Drama, Thriller

A politically charged epic about the state of the oil industry in the hands of those personally involved in and affected by it.

Director: Stephen Gaghan | Stars: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Amanda Peet, Kayvan Novak

Votes: 121,526 | Gross: $50.82M

Snitch (I) (2013)
6.4
51 metascore

Snitch (I) (2013)

PG-13 | 112 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

A father goes undercover for the DEA in order to free his son, who was imprisoned after being set up in a drug deal.

Director: Ric Roman Waugh | Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Susan Sarandon, Jon Bernthal, Rafi Gavron

Votes: 79,132 | Gross: $42.93M

The Kingdom (2007)
7.0
56 metascore

The Kingdom (2007)

R | 110 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

A team of U.S. government agents are sent to investigate the bombing of an American facility in the Middle East.

Director: Peter Berg | Stars: Jamie Foxx, Chris Cooper, Jennifer Garner, Jason Bateman

Votes: 113,455 | Gross: $47.54M

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2011)
4.3
34 metascore

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2011)

PG-13 | 96 min | Action, Fantasy, Thriller

Johnny Blaze, tortured by the Ghost Rider's curse, gets a chance of redemption through protecting the Devil's son, whose father is pursuing him.

Directors: Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Ciarán Hinds, Idris Elba, Violante Placido

Votes: 105,177 | Gross: $51.77M

Message Man (2018)

91 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

A retired assassin's past catches up with him and his brutality surfaces as he goes on a final killing spree to make things right.

Director: Corey Pearson | Stars: Paul O'Brien, Aji Santosa, Verdi Solaiman, Mario Irwinsyah

Votes: 2,073

Fair Game (I) (2010)
6.8
69 metascore

Fair Game (I) (2010)

PG-13 | 108 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

CIA operative Valerie Plame discovers her identity is allegedly leaked by the government as payback for an op-ed article her husband wrote criticizing the Bush administration.

Director: Doug Liman | Stars: Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Sonya Davison, Vanessa Chong

Votes: 44,338 | Gross: $9.53M

OtherLife (2017)

96 min | Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi

After inventing a drug that induces time-compressed virtual realities, young Ren grapples with partner Sam over how to use their powerful creation.

Director: Ben C. Lucas | Stars: Jessica De Gouw, Thomas Cocquerel, Shalom Brune-Franklin, Liam Graham

Votes: 11,683

My Name Is Khan (2010)
8.0
50 metascore

My Name Is Khan (2010)

PG-13 | 165 min | Drama

An Indian Muslim man with Asperger's syndrome takes a challenge to speak to the President of the United States seriously and embarks on a cross-country journey.

Director: Karan Johar | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Sheetal Menon, Katie A. Keane

Votes: 92,422 | Gross: $4.02M

Samsara (I) (2011)
8.5
65 metascore

Samsara (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music

Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.

Director: Ron Fricke | Stars: Balinese Tari Legong Dancers, Ni Made Megahadi Pratiwi, Puti Sri Candra Dewi, Putu Dinda Pratika

Votes: 30,360 | Gross: $2.67M

Promised Land (2012)
6.6
55 metascore

Promised Land (2012)

R | 106 min | Drama

A salesman for a natural gas company experiences life-changing events after arriving in a small town, where his corporation wants to tap into the available resources.

Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: Matt Damon, Frances McDormand, John Krasinski, Hal Holbrook

Votes: 34,949 | Gross: $7.60M

Kung Fu Yoga (2017)
5.2
50 metascore

Kung Fu Yoga (2017)

Not Rated | 107 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Two professors team up to locate a lost treasure and embark on an adventure that takes them from a Tibetan ice cave to Dubai, and to a mountain temple in India.

Director: Stanley Tong | Stars: Jackie Chan, Yixing Zhang, Miya Muqi, Disha Patani

Votes: 7,869 | Gross: $0.36M

The Beaver (2011)
6.7
60 metascore

The Beaver (2011)

PG-13 | 91 min | Drama

A troubled husband and executive adopts a beaver hand-puppet as his sole means of communication.

Director: Jodie Foster | Stars: Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster, Anton Yelchin, Cherry Jones

Votes: 45,586 | Gross: $0.97M

Blazing Samurai (2021)

Animation, Action, Comedy | Announced

A samurai hopes to make his dreams come true, but goes through trials to defeat enemies.

Directors: Mark Koetsier, Paul Stodolny, Chris Bailey, Rob Silvestri | Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Cera, Mel Brooks, Michelle Yeoh

Benji (I) (2018)
6.4
53 metascore

Benji (I) (2018)

TV-PG | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Family

Two school kids strike up a friendship with an orphaned puppy named Benji. When danger befalls them and they end up kidnapped by robbers who are in over their heads, Benji and his scruffy sidekick come to the rescue.

Director: Brandon Camp | Stars: Gabriel Bateman, Darby Camp, Kiele Sanchez, Gralen Bryant Banks

Votes: 2,990

Shorts (2009)
4.7
53 metascore

Shorts (2009)

PG | 89 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

A young boy's discovery of a colorful, wish-granting rock causes chaos in the suburban town of Black Falls when jealous kids and scheming adults alike set out to get their hands on it.

Director: Robert Rodriguez | Stars: Jimmy Bennett, James Spader, Kat Dennings, Jake Short

Votes: 6,423 | Gross: $20.92M

The Double (I) (2011)
5.9
37 metascore

The Double (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 98 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A retired CIA operative is paired with a young FBI agent to unravel the mystery of a senator's murder, with all signs pointing to a Soviet assassin.

Director: Michael Brandt | Stars: Richard Gere, Topher Grace, Martin Sheen, Tamer Hassan

Votes: 27,326

Rip Tide (2017)

Unrated | 85 min | Family

Teenage model Cora (played by Disney star Debby Ryan) is the daughter of the head of a major modelling agency and has always worked hard to live up to the expectations of her mother (... See full summary »

Director: Rhiannon Bannenberg | Stars: Debby Ryan, Genevieve Hegney, Andrew Creer, Naomi Sequeira

Votes: 2,436

Bilal: Chiên Binh Sa Mac (2015)
8.0
52 metascore

Bilal: Chiên Binh Sa Mac (2015)

PG-13 | 105 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

A thousand years ago, one boy with a dream of becoming a great warrior is abducted with his sister and taken to a land far away from home. Thrown into a world where greed and injustice rule all, Bilal finds the courage to raise his voice and make a change. Inspired by true events, this is a story of a real hero who earned his remembrance in time and history.

Directors: Khurram H. Alavi, Ayman Jamal | Stars: Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Ian McShane, China Anne McClain, Thomas Ian Nicholas

Votes: 17,122 | Gross: $0.49M

Wadjda (2012)
7.5
81 metascore

Wadjda (2012)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Drama

An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for her school's Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her interest.

Director: Haifaa Al-Mansour | Stars: Waad Mohammed, Reem Abdullah, Abdullrahman Al Gohani, Ahd

Votes: 16,703 | Gross: $1.35M

Truy Lung Ky Uc (I) (2015)
5.9
43 metascore

Truy Lung Ky Uc (I) (2015)

R | 90 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

A psychotherapist has nightmares and sinister visions. Ghosts? Is it more than his daughter's death causing this? He returns to his childhood home and dad to put things to rest.

Director: Michael Petroni | Stars: Adrien Brody, Jenni Baird, Bruce Spence, Greg Poppleton

Votes: 10,832

Furry Vengeance (2010)
3.8
23 metascore

Furry Vengeance (2010)

PG | 92 min | Comedy, Family

In the Oregon wilderness, a real-estate developer's new housing subdivision faces a unique group of protestors: local woodland creatures who don't want their homes disturbed.

Director: Roger Kumble | Stars: Brendan Fraser, Brooke Shields, Ricky Garcia, Eugene Cordero

Votes: 14,909 | Gross: $17.60M

The School (2018)

TV-MA | 86 min | Horror, Thriller

When a doctor looking for her missing child awakens to find herself in an abandoned school, she must survive the supernatural terror and face her own demons if she is to find the truth about where her son is.

Director: Storm Ashwood | Stars: Megan Drury, Will McDonald, Jack Ruwald, Alexia Santosuosso

Votes: 429

The Worthy (2016)

99 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

After the vast majority of the world's water supply is lethally contaminated, a small group of survivors who have taken refuge near a rare clean water source are thrust into a deadly game of cat and mouse and must defend their lives from infiltrators who aren't what they seem.

Director: Ali F. Mostafa | Stars: Ali Suliman, Maisa Abd Elhadi, Mahmoud Al Atrash, Mohammad Al Ibrahimi

Votes: 1,278

Out of the Dark (2014)
4.8
33 metascore

Out of the Dark (2014)

R | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

A couple and their daughter move to Colombia to take over a family manufacturing plant, only to realize their new home is haunted.

Director: Lluís Quílez | Stars: Julia Stiles, Scott Speedman, Stephen Rea, Pixie Davies

Votes: 3,767

Farouk Omar (2012– )

Biography, Drama, History

The life of Umar Ibn Al-Khattab, the second Caliph of Islamic State, before and after he embraces in Islam.

Stars: Fethi Haddaoui, Samer Ismail, Hazem Zedan, Ghassan Massoud

Votes: 3,023

The Stolen (II) (2017)

98 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

The story of a woman who must find her kidnapped son, navigating a world she doesn't know, on the edge of danger with every heartbeat.

Director: Niall Johnson | Stars: Alice Eve, Graham McTavish, Jack Davenport, Richard O'Brien

Votes: 825

Fittest in Dubai (2019)

60 min | Documentary, Sport

"Fittest in Dubai" is a 60 min documentary film of the first CrossFit Sanctional event in the world. First place male and female competitors qualify for a position to the CrossFit Games in the United States.

Director: Gerry Blaksley | Stars: Mat Fraser, Samantha Briggs, Sara Sigmunsdóttir, Laura Horvath

Chimera Strain (2018)

R | 80 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

A brilliant but disturbed scientist freezes his children alive, while he races to cure their deadly genetic disease by decoding the DNA of the immortal Turritopsis jellyfish.

Director: Maurice Haeems | Stars: Henry Ian Cusick, Kathleen Quinlan, Erika Ervin, Jenna Harrison

Votes: 1,380

The Gandhi Murder (2019)

Not Rated | 138 min | Drama, History

The Gandhi Murder is a conspiracy theory period movie based on true events, that led to the eventual assassination of Mahatma Gandhi. The movie demonstrates a violent India, at the backdrop... See full summary »

Directors: Karim Traïdia, Pankaj Sehgal | Stars: Stephen Lang, Luke Pasqualino, Joseph K. Bevilacqua, Om Puri

Votes: 89

Oceans (2009)
7.8
75 metascore

Oceans (2009)

G | 84 min | Documentary, Drama

An ecological drama/documentary, filmed throughout the globe. Part thriller, part meditation on the vanishing wonders of the sub-aquatic world.

Directors: Jacques Perrin, Jacques Cluzaud | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Pedro Armendáriz Jr., Jacques Perrin, Matthias Brandt

Votes: 8,683 | Gross: $19.42M

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