• Septembers of Shiraz (2016)

Septembers of Shiraz

Release Date: June 24th, 2016

PG-13 |1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary

After creating a prosperous life in Iran, a Jewish family may be forced to abandon everything as a revolution looms on the horizon.

Cast: Adrien Brody, Salma Hayek, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Ariana Molkara, Alon Aboutboul, Anthony Azizi, Navid Navid, Armin Amiri

Director: Wayne Blair

Genres: Thriller , Drama

Ratings & Reviews

  • 20
    Jordan HoffmanThe Guardian

    This lifeless, by-the-numbers production is an excruciating exercise in cliche and tedium. Its sole joy is in trying to figure out which of its leads is overacting most. show more

  • 30
    Robert AbeleLos Angeles Times

    The trouble is, director Wayne Blair’s perfunctorily handled adaptation of Dalia Sofer’s 2008 novel is long on cardboard characterizations and short on genuine tension. show more

  • 12
    Godfrey CheshireRogerEbert.com

    The result is another vacuous melodrama/thriller that doesn’t lay a glove on the era’s historical complexities. show more

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