The Band's Visit 2008
Amazon Instant Video
|Genres||Drama, Music, Comedy|
|Starring||Ronit Elkabetz, Sasson Gabai|
|Supporting actors||Saleh Bakri, Khalifa Natour, Rubi Moskovitz, Uri Gavriel, Imad Jabarin, Hilla Sarjon, Shlomi Avraham, Tarik Kopty, Rinat Matatov, Tomer Yosef, Ahuva Keren, François Khell, Hisham Khoury, Eyad Sheety|
|Studio||Sony Pictures Classics|
|MPAA rating||PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
It's very subtly expressed and depends on an insider's understanding of Israeli society.
This is a very deliberate, quiet film -- some may find the pacing a bit glacial, but it certainly pays of in the end.
The acting is very good in The Band's Visit, and there are touching moments as well as funny ones.
This low-key movie is slow moving but somewhat charming none-the-less. The Alexandria Concert Orchestra is in Israel to perform a concert of classical Arab music at the opening of... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Marianna Steriadis
Subtle humor comes out of an awkward situation. Multiple story lines, including that of the conductor and his relationship to the youngest band member, add humanity to the... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Real Person from the Real World
The story and characters of this touching film and play makes it a must for anyone who would wish for happy ending in the Israeli and Palestinian tragedy. Venus Masselam Ph. Read morePublished 3 months ago by venusreviews
My wife saw this 5 or 6 years ago and wanted to see it again. Glad she did since I enjoyed it as much as she. There does not seem to be rental option but it a movie worth buying.Published 4 months ago by Joseph E. Haas
On first viewing, `The Band`s Visit, ` feels threadbare and skeletal. Yet, like a rare flower, this quiet and unpretentious film opens up when you least expect it. Read morePublished 5 months ago by B. Berthold
Very enjoyable movie. Lots of humor..Good performances. Good story but full of easy cliches and cartoon like characters. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Michael Landis
It was fair. A bit slow, not one I would choose for our film festival. The acting was decent but the story line was a bit strangePublished 6 months ago by luvleebrown1
I was not expecting for this movie to be as good as it is. The movie is about Egyptian Police Band that gets lost in Israel. If you have not seen this movie make sure to see it.Published 6 months ago by Damian Marynski
cute movie and funny and different
they do speak english here in some parts and hebrew i believe..
but its a different funny drama movie.
a must watch..