Movies about Egypt

List of the best movies about Egypt, selected by visitors to our site: El Angel, The Scorpion King: Book of Souls, The Mummy, The Nile Hilton Incident, Three Heroes and the Princess of Egypt, Gods of Egypt, Tutankhamun, The Young Messiah, X-Men: Apocalypse, Clash
In the top there are new films of 2018, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
El Angel (2018)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryArgentina, Spain
CharactersFriends, Teens, Difficult teens, Thieves, Serial killers, Presidential, Spy, Cyclists
PlotDancing, Money, Motorcycles, War, Political, Undercover, Love, On real events
PlaceSchool, Egypt
StyleSmart, Atmospheric, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1971. Carlos Robledo Puch is a 19-year-old boy with an angelic face, but a vocational thief as well, who acts ruthlessly, without remorse. When he meets Ramón, they follow together a dark path of crime and death.

The Scorpion King: Book of Souls (2018)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, Germany, Belgium, South Africa
CharactersWarriors, Strong women, Archers
PlotMartial Arts, Religious
PlaceEgypt, Deserts

The Scorpion King teams up with a female warrior named Tala, who is the sister of The Nubian King. Together they search for a legendary relic known as The Book of Souls, which will allow them to put an end to an evil warlord.

The Mummy (2017)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrehorror, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, China, Japan
CharactersArchaeologists, Gods, Monsters, Kings, Dogs, Zombie, Thieves, Horses
PlotDisasters, Revenge, Supernatural, Adventure, Death, Martial Arts, Fate, Chase
PlaceTomb, London, Egypt, Aircraft
StyleUnexpected ending

Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.

The Nile Hilton Incident (2017)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryMorocco, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, France
CharactersKillers, Police
PlotPolitical, Death, Investigation, Intrigue
PlaceEgypt, Hotels

In Cairo, weeks before the 2011 revolution, Police Detective Noredin is working in the infamous Kasr el-Nil Police Station when he is handed the case of a murdered singer. He soon realizes that the investigation concerns the power elite, close to the President’s inner circle.

Three Heroes and the Princess of Egypt (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, cartoon
TimeNew Year

The new adventures of the three heroes and, of course, the horse Yuliya!!!!. Where will the fate of the fairy tale heroes, who have fallen in love with them still go, what challenges do they have to overcome, that will help them defeat the dark forces? We will find out about this very soon.

Gods of Egypt (2016)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.4)
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, Australia
CharactersGods, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Supernatural, Life after death, Chase
PlaceEgypt, Deserts

A common thief joins a mythical god on a quest through Egypt.

Tutankhamun (2016)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama, history
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersJournalists, Archaeologists
PlotTravel, Treasures, Curses, On real events

The remarkable story of the chance meeting that transformed penniless, ostracised archaeologist Howard Carter into a household name following his discovery of the tomb of the boy-king, Tutankhamun.

The Young Messiah (2016)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrefantasy, drama
PlotReligious, Travel

Tells the story of Jesus Christ at age seven as he and his family depart Egypt to return home to Nazareth. Told from his childhood perspective, it follows young Jesus as he grows into his religious identity.

X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure
CharactersSuperhero, Superhero, Dogs, Gods, Mutant
PlotApocalypse, Martial Arts, Survival, End of the world, Technology, Basketball, Justice, Teleportation
PlaceSpace, Egypt
StyleTense, Exciting, By comics

After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.

Clash (2016)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrethriller, drama
CountryFrance, Egypt
CharactersTeens, Actors, Journalists, Snipers, Reporters
PlaceSchool, Egypt

In 2013, in Cairo, a tragic fate brings together several detainees from different political and social backgrounds inside a police truck, during the turmoil that followed the ousting of president Morsi.

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Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6)
Genreaction, drama, adventure, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Spain
CharactersGods, Jews, Mothers, Prophets
PlotReligious, Fate, Slavery
PlaceEgypt, Deserts

The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.

The Pyramid (2014)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 4.6)
Genrehorror, action, thriller, adventure
CharactersGods, Archaeologists, Monsters
PlotSupernatural, Survival, Death
PlaceEgypt, Tomb, Pyramid, Deserts
StyleDisturbing, Atmospheric

A team of U.S. archaeologists unearths an ancient pyramid buried deep beneath the Egyptian desert. As they search the pyramid's depths, they become hopelessly lost in its dark and endless catacombs. Searching for a way out, they become desperate to seek daylight again. They come to realize they aren't just trapped, they are being hunted.

Day of the Mummy (2014)
Mark10 (imdb: 2.5)
CountryUSA, Venezuela
PlotTime travel, Supernatural, Rivalry, Ghosts

Welcome to Egypt, land of the Pharaohs. A place steeped in history and legend; Gods and spiritual guides; untold wealth – and the bone-cracking, blood-spilling guardians of its riches. Jack Wells has arrived in Egypt in search of the famous diamond known as The Codex Stone. His journey leads him to the tomb of the cursed King Neferu, cursed not by name but by nature. With his centuries-old slumber disturbed by timeless human greed, the King rises from the dead with a blood-lust that cannot be quenched and a raging fury that will shred flesh from bone, bringing terrible and tormented death to all who dare witness the Day of the Mummy.

Baby Geniuses and the Treasures of Egypt (2014)
Markimdb: 3.9
CharactersHeroes, Family
PlotRivalry, Pursuit, Adoption
StyleExciting, Disturbing

An adorable group of talking baby-detectives travel to the deserts of Egypt to track down the naughty baby-criminal mastermind, "Big Baby," and his partner, the super-villain "Moriarty."

Age of Ice (2014)
Markimdb: 1.8
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Snow, Holidays, Earthquake
PlaceEgypt, Trains, Pyramid

Massive earthquakes open the Arabian tectonic plate, resulting in unstable weather and freezing temperatures that will be unsurvivable by nightfall. Attempting to reach safety, a vacationing family in Egypt must battle the rapidly cooling temperatures that usher in a new Ice Age, covering the Sphinx, Pyramids, and Sahara Desert with mountains of snow.

The Mummy Resurrected (2014)
Mark9 (imdb: 1.8)
PlotSupernatural, Survival, Rivalry
PlaceEgypt, Caves

A team of archaeologists discover an ancient mummy, unleashing a deadly curse from its eternal tomb.

Mega Shark vs. Mecha Shark (2014)
Mark6 (imdb: 2.6)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CharactersRobots, Sharks, Heroes, Scientists, Military
PlotAdventure, Rivalry, Technology
PlaceSubmarines, Egypt, Aircraft
StyleExciting, Depressive, Disturbing

When another Mega Shark returns from the depths of the sea, world militaries go on high alert. Ocean traffic grinds to a standstill as everyone lives in fear of the insatiable beast. Out of options, the US government unleashes the top secret Mecha Shark project -- a mechanical shark built to have the same exact characteristics as Mega. A pair of scientists pilot the mechanical creature as they fight Mega in a pitched battle to save the planet. But when faulty mechanics cause the Mecha to go after humans, the scientists must somehow guide Mega to Mecha in hopes that the two titans will kill each other - or risk untold worldwide destruction.

The Legend of Hercules (2014)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 4.2)
Genreaction, fantasy
CountryUSA, Bulgaria
CharactersGladiators, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Rivalry, Supernatural, Fate
PlaceGreece, Egypt
StyleExciting, For men

In Ancient Greece 1200 B.C., a queen succumbs to the lust of Zeus to bear a son promised to overthrow the tyrannical rule of the king and restore peace to a land in hardship. But this prince, Hercules, knows nothing of his real identity or his destiny. He desires only one thing: the love of Hebe, Princess of Crete, who has been promised to his own brother. When Hercules learns of his greater purpose, he must choose: to flee with his true love or to fulfill his destiny and become the true hero of his time. The story behind one of the greatest myths is revealed in this action-packed epic - a tale of love, sacrifice and the strength of the human spirit.

Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersFamily, Heroes, Dogs, Geniuses
PlotTime machine, Time travel, Adventure, Adoption

A young boy and his dog, who happens to have a genius-level IQ, spring into action when their time-travel machine is stolen and moments in history begin to be changed.

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersFamily, Horses, Monkeys
PlotAdventure, Volcanoes
PlaceEngland, Egypt, London, Parallel worlds
StyleLight, Smart

When the magic powers of The Tablet of Ahkmenrah begin to die out, Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.

Complicit (2013)
Markimdb: 6.3
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlaceEgypt, England
StyleAction, Makes me think, Gloomy

An MI5 officer's attempts to foil a possible terrorist plot are undermined by bureaucracy and moral dilemmas. Will he make the world a safer place or be complicit in making a tense situation even worse?

Prisoners of the Sun (2013)
Markimdb: 3.7
Genrehorror, action, adventure, detective
CountryUSA, Germany
CharactersVampire, Heroes
PlotApocalypse, Adventure, Rivalry, Supernatural, Alien invasion
PlaceEgypt, Prison, Deserts
StyleExciting, Disturbing

A multinational expedition discovers a lost city beneath a pyramid, where they must stop the reawakened gods of ancient Egypt from initiating the apocalypse

Gentlemen, Good Luck!‎ (2012)
Mark2.8 (imdb: 2.8)
Genrecomedy, crime
CharactersKillers, Police, Losers
PlotAdventure, Love, Abduction, Investigation, The escape, Prison Break, Rivalry, Chase, Undercover
PlaceEgypt, Russia
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Action, Exciting

The remake of the soviet classic with a modern setting. Troshkin, a children's party entertainer, uncannily resembles the notorious criminal "Smilik". After the thief steals a valuable artifact, Troshkin is forced to act as his dead ringer in order to restore his reputation and good name.

Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens (2012)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrefantastic, action, adventure, family, cartoon
CountrySingapore, USA
CharactersRobots, Heroes, Disabled people
PlotRivalry, Chase
PlaceSchool, Egypt, Ships, Forest

Based on the original animated series Ben 10. Ben becomes targeted by an evil Mechamorph Warrior, named "Retaliator," who mistakenly blames Ben for something he did not do and attempts to destroy all aliens.

Treasure Buddies (2012)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrecomedy, adventure, family
CharactersDogs, Monkeys, Cats, Heroes, Friends, Family
PlotAdventure, Rivalry
PlaceEgypt, Aircraft
StyleTo cry

Disney's irresistible talking puppies are back in an all-new movie that takes them halfway across the world to the ruins of ancient Egypt. With the help of some exotic new friends, this epic adventure is a treasure trove of pure Buddy fun. In a race against a devious cat, the Buddies and their new friends, Cammy and Babi, must avoid booby traps, solve puzzles and explore a mysterious tomb - all in search of the greatest treasure known to animalkind!

The Scorpion King 3: Battle for Redemption (2012)
Markimdb: 3.7
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CharactersHired assassins, Heroes, Tough guys, Warriors, Ninja
PlotAdventure, Supernatural, Rivalry, Martial Arts, Seduction, Ghosts

Since his triumphant rise to power in the original blockbuster "The Scorpion King", Mathayus' kingdom has fallen and he's lost his queen to plague. Now an assassin for hire, he must defend a kingdom from an evil tyrant and his ghost warriors for the chance to regain the power and glory he once knew. Starring Ron Perlman ("Hellboy") and Billy Zane ("Titanic"), and featuring 6-time WWE champion Dave Bautista and UFC star Kimbo Slice, "The Scorpion King 3: Battle for Redemption" takes "The Mummy" phenomenon to an all-new level of epic action and non-stop adventure.

My Way (2012)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, music, biography
CountryFrance, Belgium
PlotDancing, Love, Music, On real events
PlaceFrance, Egypt, Casino
StyleSoulful, To cry

A biopic of French pop star Claude Francois, most famous for co-writing the song 'My Way'. Tracing his life from his childhood in Egypt through his success in France to his untimely death in Paris in 1978.

Cairo Time (2009)
Mark5 (imdb: 6.6)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryCanada, Republic of Ireland, Egypt
PlotDancing, Love
PlaceEgypt, Hotels
StyleTouching, To cry, Atmospheric, Fascinating

In Cairo on her own as she waits for her husband, Juliette finds herself caught in a whirlwind romance with his friend Tareq, a retired cop. As Tareq escorts Juliette around the city, they find themselves in the middle of a brief affair that catches them both unawares.

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CharactersRobots, Teens, Military, Heroes
PlotRevenge, Adventure, Rivalry
PlaceSea, Egypt
StyleExciting, Disturbing, Fascinating

Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.

Agora (2009)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama, adventure, history
PlotFate, On real events
PlaceRoman Empire, Egypt
StyleTouching, Soulful, Philosophical

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility of gaining his freedom by joining the rising tide of Christianity.

The Scorpion King 2: Rise of a Warrior (2008)
Mark4 (imdb: 3.8)
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, South Africa, Germany
CharactersTough guys, Heroes, Horses, Kings, Strong women, Monsters
PlotRevenge, Adventure, Rivalry, Martial Arts
PlaceEgypt, Deserts, Prison
StyleFor men

The heroic tale of young Mathayus and his relentless quest for justice against an evil and powerful villain, King Sargon. Mathayus faces heart-stopping tribulations during his adventurous, odds-defying trajectory toward his ultimate destiny: becoming the formidable warrior king of an ancient desert empire.

The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (2006)
Mark8 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrehorror, fantasy, adventure

Thousands of years ago, the great Child King Tutankhamen ruled. Few know the details of his life -- No one knows the secrets of his death. All that is about to change.Free -spirited archaeologist Danny Fremont (Casper Van Dien, Sleepy Hollow) is certain that if found, King Tut's Emerald Tablet would hold the power to control the world. Unfortunately, the only one who believes Fremont is his nemesis archaeologist Morgan Sinclair (Jonathan Hyde, Titanic), a member of a secret society who wants the tablet to harness unspeakable evil on the world and will stop at nothing to get it.

The Yacoubian Building (2006)
Markimdb: 7.5
CountryEgypt, France, Denmark, Spain
CharactersSoldier, Terrorists
PlotPolitical, Love with age difference
StyleTouching, By books

Cairo: a 70-year-old building of once-luxury flats with tenements on the roof. Zika, an aging libertine, feuds with his sister. Pius Haj Azzam takes a second wife, in secret, to satisfy sexual drive within religious bounds. Bothayna, poor and beautiful, supports her family, wanting to do so with dignity intact. Her former fiancé, Taha, the janitor's son, humiliated by the police, turns to fundamentalism. Hatem, a gay editor, seduces and corrupts a young man from the sticks. Two brothers, Copts, one a tailor and one Zika's factotum, connive for property. Allah is on most everyone's lips, and corruption is in their hearts.

Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra (2002)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CountryFrance, Germany
PlotTime travel, Adventure

The Egyptian Queen Cleopatra bets against the Roman Emperor, Julius Caesar, that her people are still great, even if the times of the Pharaohs has long passed. She vows (against all logic) to build a new palace for Caesar within three months. Since all her architects are either busy otherwise or too conservative in style, this ambivalent honor falls to Edifis. He is to build the palace and be covered in gold or, if not, his fate is to be eaten by crocodiles. Edifis calls upon an old friend to help him out: The fabulous Druid Getafix from Gaul, who brews a fantastic potion that gives supernatural strength. In order to help and protect the old Druid, Asterix and Obelix accompany him on his journey to Egypt. When Julius Caesar gets wind of the project succeeding, he has the building site attacked by his troops in order to win the bet and not lose face. But just like the local pirates, he hasn't counted on Asterix and Obelix.

El Alamein (2002)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, military
CharactersSoldier, Heroes, Military, Surgeons
PlotWar, Survival
TimeWorld War II
StyleSoulful, Depressive, Fascinating

War seen through the eyes of Serra, a university student from Palermo who volunteers in 1942 to fight in Africa. He is assigned to the Pavia Division on the southern line in Egypt. Rommel and the Axis forces are bogged down; it's October, the British prepare an offensive. At first, boredom, heat, hunger, and thirst bedevil the Italians; then the Brits attack, and there's no luck or heroism in death. Finally, it's retreat in confusion. Serra, his sergeant Rizzo, and his lieutenant Fiori take a last walk toward home. It's said that each soldier gets three miracles; when Serra's are used up, what then?

The Scorpion King (2002)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.5)
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, Germany, Belgium
PlotRevenge, Adventure, Superpowers, Chase, Fate
PlaceEgypt, Deserts
StyleAction, Exciting

In ancient Egypt, peasant Mathayus is hired to exact revenge on the powerful Memnon and the sorceress Cassandra, who are ready to overtake Balthazar's village. Amid betrayals, thieves, abductions and more, Mathayus strives to bring justice to his complicated world.

The Mummy Returns (2001)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CharactersHeroes, Kings, Monsters
PlotSupernatural, Treasures, Adventure, Dreams
PlaceEgypt, Pyramid, England, London
StyleExciting, For men

Rick and Evelyn O'Connell, along with their 8 year old son Alex, discover the key to the legendary Scorpion King's might, the fabled Bracelet of Anubis. Unfortunately, a newly resurrected Imhotep has designs on the bracelet as well, and isn't above kidnapping its new bearer, Alex, to gain control of Anubis' otherworldly army.

Joseph: King of Dreams (2000)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genredrama, musical, adventure, family, cartoon, biography, history
CharactersHeroes, Family
PlotFalse accusations, Adventure, Slavery
PlaceEgypt, Prison

In this animated retelling of the story from the Bible's Book of Genesis, Joseph's gift of dream interpretation and his brilliantly colored coat inspires jealousy in his brothers.

The Mummy (1999)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7)
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CharactersArchaeologists, Lovers
PlotExpeditions, Adventure, Rivalry, Supernatural, Treasures, Chase
PlaceTomb, Egypt, Pyramid, Deserts
StyleExciting, For men

Dashing legionnaire Rick O'Connell and his companion, Beni stumble upon the hidden ruins of Hamunaptra while in the midst of a battle in 1923, 3,000 years after Imhotep has suffered a fate worse than death – his body will remain undead for all eternity as a punishment for a forbidden love.

Stargate (1994)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryFrance, USA
CharactersHeroes, Archaeologists, Emperors
PlotAlien invasion, Adventure, Time travel, Expeditions, Slavery, Teleportation
PlaceSpaceships, Space, Egypt, Pyramid
StyleExciting, For men

An interstellar teleportation device, found in Egypt, leads to a planet with humans resembling ancient Egyptians who worship the god Ra.

Cleopatra (1963)
Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Luxembourg
PlotOn real events
PlaceEgypt, Roman Empire, Tomb
StyleExciting, Fascinating

Historical epic. The triumphs and tragedy of the Egyptian queen, Cleopatra.The winner of four Oscars, this epic saga of love, greed and betrayal stars Elizabeth Taylor as the passionate and ambitious Egyptian queen who's determined to hold on to the throne and seduces the Roman emperor Julius Caesar (Rex Harrison). When Caesar is murdered, she redirects her attentions to his general, Marc Antony (Richard Burton), who vows to take power -- but Caesar's successor (Roddy McDowall) has other plans.

Tale of the Mummy (1998)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 4)
Genrehorror, fantastic, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, Germany
CharactersHeroes, Serial killers
PlotAdventure, Supernatural, Death, Survival, Superpowers
PlaceEgypt, England, London
StyleDisturbing, Exciting, For men

When an archaeological expedition opens an ancient Egyptian tomb, the unimaginable evil of a cursed pharaoh is unleashed.

The Prince of Egypt (1998)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.1)
Genredrama, musical, adventure, family, cartoon, biography
CharactersKings, Heroes, Family
PlotFate, Adventure, Freedom, Slavery
StyleExciting, Fascinating, To cry

This is the extraordinary tale of two brothers named Moses and Ramses, one born of royal blood, and one an orphan with a secret past. Growing up the best of friends, they share a strong bond of free-spirited youth and good-natured rivalry. But the truth will ultimately set them at odds, as one becomes the ruler of the most powerful empire on earth, and the other the chosen leader of his people! Their final confrontation will forever change their lives and the world.

DuckTales: The Movie - Treasure of the Lost Lamp (1990)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryFrance, USA
CharactersGenie, Billionaires, Heroes, Friends, Family
PlotTreasures, Adventure, Fulfillment of desires
PlaceEgypt, Pyramid

With his nephews and niece, everyone's favorite rich uncle, Scrooge McDuck, treks from his mansion home in Duckburg in search of the long-lost loot of the thief Collie Baba. But finding the goods isn't quite what it's "quacked" up to be! Their thrilling adventure leads to comical chaos, magical mayhem, and a lesson about what is far more valuable than money, gold and jewels.

Mannequin (1987)
Markimdb: 6
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama
CharactersDogs, Gay, Losers
PlotMotorcycles, Love, Shopping, Life after death, Chase, Ghosts

Jonathan Switcher, an unemployed artist, finds a job as an assistant window dresser for a department store. When Jonathan happens upon a beautiful mannequin he previously designed, she springs to life and introduces herself as Emmy, an Egyptian under an ancient spell. Despite interference from the store's devious manager, Jonathan and his mannequin fall in love while creating eye-catching window displays to keep the struggling store in business.

Gallipoli (1981)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, adventure, military, history
CharactersMilitary, Soldier, Friends
PlotWar, Political, Justice, On real events
PlaceAustralia, Egypt, Deserts
StyleAtmospheric, Touching, Depressive, Fascinating, For men

As World War I rages, brave and youthful Australians Archy and Frank—both agile runners—become friends and enlist in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps together. They later find themselves part of the Dardanelles Campaign on the Gallipoli peninsula, a brutal eight-month conflict which pit the British and their allies against the Ottoman Empire and left over 500,000 men dead.

Death on the Nile (1978)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.3)
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersLawyers, Horses
PlotInvestigation, Love triangle
PlaceShips, Egypt
StyleSmart, Fascinating, Atmospheric

As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of its journey?

The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genreaction, thriller, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersSpy, Heroes, Sharks, Giants
PlotAdventure, Chase
PlaceEgypt, England, Submarines, Sea, Pyramid
StyleExciting, For men

Russian and British submarines with nuclear missiles on board both vanish from sight without a trace. England and Russia both blame each other as James Bond tries to solve the riddle of the disappearing ships. But the KGB also has an agent on the case.

The Ten Commandments (1956)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.9)
Genredrama, adventure
PlotAdventure, Slavery
PlaceEgypt, Deserts
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, By books

Escaping death, a Hebrew infant is raised in a royal household to become a prince. Upon discovery of his true heritage, Moses embarks on a personal quest to reclaim his destiny as the leader and liberator of the Hebrew people.