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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 55 min.

Plot Summary
After a stint in prison, a young man (Abdelilah Rachid) becomes a violent Islamic fundamentalist and recruits his younger brother (Abdelhakim Rachi) and the youth's best friend (Hamza Souidek) to his cause.

Cast: Abdelhakim Rachi , Hamza Souidek , Abdelilah Rachid , Ahmed El Idrissi Amrani ,

Director: Nabil Ayouch

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Kino Lorber

Horses of God (2012)

Release Date: May 14th, 2014|1 hr. 55 min.

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  • This is less a film about terrorists than an intimate portrait of boys growing up in a toxic environment. All the non-pro actors turn in natural performances, but the dark, brooding Rachid gets under the skin in the main role. show more

  • A remarkable attempt to portray what might turn soccer-playing boys into fanatical murderers. show more

  • Nabil Ayouch's film allows us see how young suicide bombers--"horses of God," as the man in charge of their mission calls them--might deserve our pity. show more

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