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1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
Arrested after the death of an Israeli soldier, a Palestinian baker (Adam Bakri) agrees to work as an informant, but his true motives and alliances remain hidden.

Cast: Waleed F. Zuaiter , Adam Bakri , Leem Lubany , Samer Bisharat , Eyad Hourani , Rohl Ayadi ,

Director: Hany Abu-Assad

Genres: Drama, Thriller

Distributor: Adopt Films

Omar (2013)

Release Date: February 21st, 2014|1 hr. 38 min.

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  • 50
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    the movie comes perilously close to implicitly justifying the killing that sparked the plot - a killing, by the way, that is close to senseless. show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Bakri, a newcomer to acting, has presence and power. His intensity and determination become Omar's. show more

  • 60
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    The movie grips us partly because Bakri’s performance is alternately casual and calculated. show more

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