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PG-13| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
The terrorist attacks of 9/11 shape a newly arrived Arab immigrant's quest to fulfill the American dream.

Cast: Khaled Nabawy , Agnes Bruckner , William Atherton , Rizwan Manji , Cary Elwes ,

Director: Sam Kadi

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Monterey Media

The Citizen (2013)

Release Date: September 27th, 2013|1 hr. 39 min.

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critic reviews ( 4 )
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • The film’s chief asset is Nabaway, who delivers a subtly moving and restrained performance that transcends the contrived plot mechanics. It’s a heartfelt turn that befits this well-intentioned but ultimately reductive film. show more

  • By the time we reach the third act, which is where the trial we’ve been teased plays out (at great, boring length), The Citizen has exhausted its supply of immigration cliches and our patience. show more

  • There are no casual conversations in The Citizen, and no idle moments. It’s pushing its agenda at every moment, first gently, then relentlessly. show more

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  • November 14, 2013 iu00000000170517
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    Amazing movie and I know for a fact that’s it’s based on real stor

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