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Movie Review: Inescapable

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.22.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

There are a number of people whose work I admire involved with Inescapable. So allow me to say some nice things about them before I talk about what is so wrong with this movie.

Eat Pray Love? Try Cairo Time instead

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

His two films have similarities that can't be overlooked -- but I'll take the quiet, beguiling Cairo Time over the picturesquely feel-good Eat Pray Love, thanks.

Patricia Clarkson Smokes a Hookah in Cairo Time

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Long known as the friend (Vicky Cristina Barcelona), the mom (Pieces of April), the quirky aunt (the HBO series Six Feet Under), it's about time Patri...

Tribeca Film Festival Interview: Cairo Time

Linda Hassler | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Linda Hassler

Canadian director Ruba Nadda was holding her breath when her film Cairo Time had its U.S. premiere during Tribeca. Would an American audience appreciate the subtlety of her film?

At Tribeca Arabs Are Lovers, Not Terrorists

Erica Abeel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Erica Abeel

After the screening of Cairo Time, by Ruba Nadda, I chatted with the film's co-star Alexander Siddig. "Look, this is what's really going on," Siddig said: Nadda surrounded by a bevy of Arab filmmakers all students at NYU Film School.