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Lior Ashkenazi

Born: December 28, 1968


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Poster of 7 Days in Entebbe
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7 Days in Entebbe (2018)

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Drama |
Thriller |
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| 106 Min

Four hijackers take over an airplane, take the passengers hostage, and force it to land in Entebbe, Uganda in 1976 in an effort to free of dozens of Palestinian terrorists jailed in Israel.

52 2018 106
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My Zoe (2018)

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Drama |
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A divorced mother looks to protect her daughter after an unexpected tragedy.

0 2018 0
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Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer (2017)

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Drama |
Thriller |
Israel |
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| 117 Min

A financial schemer finds himself in the middle of an international scandal after he becomes a political adviser to the new prime minister of Israel.

63 2017 117
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Big Bad Wolves (2013)

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Comedy |
Crime |
| 110 Min

A series of brutal murders puts the lives of three men on a collision course: The father of the latest victim now out for revenge, a vigilante police detective operating outside the boundaries of law, and the main suspect in the killings - a religious studies teacher arrested and released due to a police blunder.

68 2013 110
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Cupcakes (2013)

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Comedy |
France |
| 92 Min

A group of friends in a Tel Aviv suburb get together to watch Universong, a Eurovision-like television song contest. They gather to watch and are depressed by the lifelessness of the Israeli entry, a parody of many recent offerings, a flashy, grating song about \amour.\ Realizing that Anat is distraught over the crisis in her marriage, they decide to compose a song to cheer her up. As a lark, they enters their cellphone video of it in next year's contest, and it becomes Israel's entry.

58 2013 92
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Yossi (2012)

Movie
| 84 Min

The sequel to \Jagger and Yossi\ finds character Yossi (Ohad Knoller) leading a sad existence after losing his partner Jagger on the battlefield. A chance encounter with a middle-aged woman linked to his past shakes up his otherwise staid routine and sends him on a spontaneous pilgrimage to Tel Aviv. It is on the roads of southern Israel that he reignites the fire of his former self.

69 2012 84
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Hearat Shulayim (2011)

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Comedy |
Drama |
| 103 Min

The story of a great rivalry between a father and son, both eccentric professors in the Talmud department of Hebrew University in Jerusalem. The son has an addictive dependency on the embrace and accolades that the establishment provides, while his father is a stubborn purist with a fear and profound revulsion for what the establishment stands for, yet beneath his contempt lies a desperate thirst for some kind of recognition. The Israel Prize, Israels most prestigious national award, is the jewel that brings these two to a final, bitter confrontation.

71 2011 103
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Hello Goodbye (2008)

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Comedy |
| 99 Min

French film icons GĂ©rard Depardieu and Fanny Ardant star in this romantic comedy about a Parisian couple in their fifties who share a comfortable life, a beautiful home, a posh country club and a midlife crisis. Following a dream vacation to Israel where Alain (Depardieu) explores his Jewish roots, Gisele (Ardant) insists they change their life and move to Tel Aviv. While Gisele, a Jewish convert, finds her new life inspiring; Alain fights to embrace Hebrew, Jewish tradition and a new circumcision. Will Alain and Gisele learn whether Shalom represents Hello or Goodbye?

51 2008 99



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