Top movies to watch this weekend in UAE

 Top movies to watch this weekend in UAE
Latest movies released this week

Dubai - Khaleej Times delves through the latest releases this weekend.

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Published: Thu 18 May 2017, 3:24 PM

Last updated: Sat 20 May 2017, 7:17 PM

We have a great selection of new movies this week. Among the top movies, the main attraction is Don't Hang Up followed by Alien: Covenant, Half Girlfriend and many others.

Don't Hang Up

An evening of drunken prank calls becomes a nightmare for a pair of teenagers when a mysterious stranger turns their own game against them...with deadly consequences. Starring: Gregg Sulkin, Garrett Clayton

Alien: Covenant

The crew of a colony ship, bound for a remote planet, discover an uncharted paradise with a threat beyond their imagination, and must attempt a harrowing escape.

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup

All Nighter

A workaholic father who attempts to visit his daughter during a layover in LA, only to discover that she's disappeared, is forced to team up with her awkward ex-boyfriend to find her over the course of one transformative night.

Starring: Analeigh Tipton, Emile Hirsch, J.K. Simmons

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

Robbed of his birthright, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword from the stone, he is forced to acknowledge his true legacy - whether he likes it or not.

Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, Jude Law

The Zookeeper's Wife

This movie tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion.

Starring: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl


A British Special Boat Service commando tracks down an international terrorist cell.

Starring: Connie Nielsen, Gemma Chan,  Tom Felton

Half Girlfriend

Madhav meets a girl named Riya and falls in love. After struggling to convince her to be his girlfriend, she half-heartedly agrees to be his 'Half Girlfriend'.

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Starring: Arjun Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, Rhea Chakraborty

Hindi Medium 

A couple from Chandni Chowk aspire to give their daughter the best education and thus be a part of and accepted by the elite of Delhi.

Starring Irrfan Khan, Saba Qamar

Sangili Bungili Kadhava Thorae

A horror comedy film written and directed by Ike.

Starring: Jiiva, Sridivya, Soori, Radhika, Radharavi


A student political leader who fights for his left-wing ideals. When some people try to use him in order to fulfill their intentions he is forced to fight for his ideals.

Starring: Nivin Pauly, Aishwarya Rajesh, Aparna Gopinath

UAE cinema listing: May 18 - May 24

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