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Day: 14 August 2011

Film Review: ‘The Taqwacores’

★★☆☆☆ The Taqwacores (2010), adapted from the cult novel by Michael Muhammad Knight and directed by Eyad Zahra, is a quirky Indie film about young American Muslims determined to rebel against convention.Set in Buffalo, New York, Yusef (Bobby Naderi), a […]

Film Review: ‘The Smurfs’

★★☆☆☆ After toying with the idea for some time, Hollywood has finally taken the plunge, bringing everybody’s childhood favourite cartoon characters the Smurfs to the big screen. Directed by Raja Gosnell and starring Hank Azaria, Sofia Vergara, Neil Patrick Harris, […]