The Idol

2015, Biography/Drama, 1h 37m

48 Reviews 100+ Ratings

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The Idol wrings fresh enjoyment from its well-worn formula, delivering a crowd-pleasing rags-to-riches biopic fueled by gripping performances and a solidly written script. Read critic reviews

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Talented teenage singer Mohammed Assaf (Tawfeek Barhom) travels from the Gaza Strip to Egypt to audition for the television show "Arab Idol."

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