Blood and Tears: The Arab-Israeli Conflict (2007)
Average Rating: 5.4/10
Reviews Counted: 6
Fresh: 3 | Rotten: 3
No consensus yet.
Average Rating: N/A
Critic Reviews: 3
Fresh: 2 | Rotten: 1
Average Rating: 3/5
User Ratings: 1,718
Documentary filmmaker Isidore Rosmarin investigates the ongoing conflict that continues to fester like an open wound that never quite has the opportunity to heal. Upon determining to investigate the Arab-Israeli conflict, Rosmarin and company decide to look past public politics and go straight to the source. The result is a series of frank and illuminating discussions with mullahs, ministers, soldiers, terrorists, peace activists, war hawks, and average families who are just trying to avoid
Jun 15, 2007 Wide
Aug 28, 2007
Watch It Now
No Friends? Inconceivable! Log in to see what your friends have to say.
Unless you've thrown up your hands and butted out of all news of the Middle East debacle, nothing in this methodical, unimaginative documentary about the Arab-Israeli conflict will surprise, edify or, God forbid, outrage you.
'A small house can accommodate hundreds of friends, but can't accommodate two enemies,' the doctor says ruefully, quoting an Arab proverb. Sadly, Blood and Tears is the proof.
A well-balanced primer on the Arab-Israeli conflict, Blood and Tears takes just over an hour to go from the roots of Zionism to the recent electoral victory of Hamas.
Though refreshingly reluctant to take sides regarding geography of the matter, the film has a subtle slant toward peace.
As the film progresses, it becomes increasingly bold in taking sides, while all the time pretending to be unbiased.
Audience Reviews for Blood and Tears: The Arab-Israeli Conflict
There are no featured audience reviews yet. Click the link below to see what others say about Blood and Tears: The Arab-Israeli Conflict!
Discuss Blood and Tears: The Arab-Israeli Conflict on our Movie forum!