The Black Tulip (2012)
The Black Tulip Photos
Watch it now
as Farishta Masouri
as Akram Zabuli
as Hadar Mansouri
as Belkis Mansouri
as Bobo Jan
as Omar Zabuli
as Satara Mansouri
as Afghan Poet
as Colonel Williams
as Colonel Tanelli
News & Interviews for The Black Tulip
Critic Reviews for The Black Tulip
Well-meaning but unconvincing drama looks for optimism in Afghanistan.
A well-intentioned drama that would play much better if it didn't feel the need to make that message quite so heavy-handedly obvious.
The dialogue is heavily expository, and the actors are not up to the task of breathing life into characters meant to symbolize the Spirit of the Afghan People or the Nature of Evil.
Newlyweds are slaughtered, a child kidnapped and a suicide bombing foiled, all of it advanced by chunks of clumsy dialogue and embarrassingly labored acting.
[Portrays] a vibrant culture and its festive traditions, rarely evoked in depictions of a nation long devastated by war.
Audience Reviews for The Black Tulip
There are no audience reviews yet. Hurry, submit your review so you can be first!
Discuss The Black Tulip on our Movie forum!