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Plot Summary
A young man from a strict Muslim background begins college. Due to the 9/11 attacks, he is pushed to confront his past and make some big decisions.

Cast: Danny Glover , Summer Bishil , Nia Long , Evan Ross , Roger Guenveur Smith , Dorian Missick , Kunal Sharma , Dredan McFall

Director: Qasim Basir

Genres: Drama

Mooz-lum (2010)

Release Date: February 11th, 2011

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  • The clash of cultures isn't exactly groundbreaking but Qasim "Q" Basir's feature debut is told through the eyes of a young, black American Muslim, a perspective that has rarely been seen. show more

  • Having created rich roles for his actors, Basir elicits from them inspired portrayals. Well-crafted in all aspects, Mooz-lum is not only rich in nuance, but also an engrossing entertainment made with skill and passion. show more

  • Evan Ross impresses with an implosive performance as Tariq Mahdi, a moody young African-American. show more

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  • February 25, 2011 kRaZyZWiFe
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    Amazing movie !!! Going to see it again soon.

  • September 26, 2010 VAL GB
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    Hope this moving little indie coming-of-age story makes it to a theater near you, because it's powerful. Evan Ross and Nia Long give GREAT performance as African American Muslims struggling to define their identities in the modern-day USA.

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