(DreamWorks)
Starring: Khalid Abdalla, Homayoun Ershadi
Based on the best-selling book, this film is about two boys who grew up in turbulent Afghanistan. While one escaped to the U.S., the other remained behind to face the Taliban. Be prepared for an emotional roller coaster. There are some brutal scenes, but ultimately, you’ll walk away with a new perspective on the war-torn country.

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