Baad el Mawkeaa (After the Battle) (2012) - Rotten Tomatoes

Baad el Mawkeaa (After the Battle) (2012)




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Worlds collide when a Cairo-based career woman meets a man who aided the Egyptian government in oppressing the Egyptian people.


Critic Reviews for Baad el Mawkeaa (After the Battle)

All Critics (13) | Top Critics (4)

Resonating with layers of personal and political meaning, the messy aftermath of the Egyptian revolution is captured with immediacy and excitement.

May 18, 2012 | Full Review…
Hollywood Reporter
Top Critic

Despite its topical urgency, After the Battle plays like a daytime soap, with characters taking turns shouting on-the-nose dialogue at each other...

May 18, 2012 | Rating: C | Full Review…
AV Club
Top Critic

Working on multiple levels, helmer Yousry Nasrallah mines popular cinema and artier forms through a seemingly simple story of two worlds, exposing hypocrisies in each.

May 17, 2012 | Full Review…
Top Critic

As a film, it's an indecipherable, chaotic blitzkrieg of half-baked ideas and hot-headed dramatisations of reality.

May 17, 2012 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…
Time Out
Top Critic

One of the weakest films in 2012 Cannes Fest, this Egyptian political melodrama about the 2011 uprise is misconceived and poorly executed.

August 20, 2012 | Rating: C | Full Review…

A heavy-handed, visually insipid take on the Arab Spring and its impact on various segments of Egyptian society.

May 30, 2012 | Full Review…

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