First screened in September 2017
Director: Amr Salama. Cast: Ahmad Alfishawy, Ahmed Malek, Maged El Kedwany, Amina Khalil, Basma, Yasmine El Raes, Shahira Fahmy, Ahmed Malek, Dorra Zarrouk, Mahmoud El-Bezzawy. Screenplay: Amr Salama and Omar Khaled.
Moments of delicious comedy and of melancholy, as the lead tries to puzzle out his ties to MJ and to his young self.
Avoids the obvious paths of spoofy trifle or grim condemnation of Muslim culture. Dares to leave some subplots and character relations unresolved.
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Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B