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Based on 22 Critics
  • Ajami brings its audience into a world where the cultural conflict is fierce, emotions run high, yet the hopeful vision of peaceful coexistence shines through the cracks. show more

  • The main drawback to this noble effort, just nominated for the foreign-language Oscar, is that the two-hour film is unrelievedly grim and tense. show more

  • It’s much too easy to call Ajami an Arab-Israeli “Crash,’’ but it’s a pretty good place to start. show more

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