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16 summer camps in Abu Dhabi

16 summer camps in Abu Dhabi

So, school’s out and your original glee over the upcoming long summer holiday has turned into trepidation as it dawns on you that you need to somehow entertain the kids. Don’t worry, that’s where Abu Dhabi’s summer camp experts come …

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Emirati comedy gets cinematic release for Eid al Fitr

Emirati comedy gets cinematic release for Eid al Fitr

Taking a step out of his comfort zone, Emirati animation director Mohammed Saeed Harib is celebrating the release of his first live-action feature film, Rashid & Rajab, during the Eid weekend. The comedy tells the story of a wealthy Emirati executive named …

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The King of the Monsters is back on the big screen

The King of the Monsters is back on the big screen

How pop culture’s meanest and biggest monster is serving as a reflection of our troubled times  Long before the influx of comic book-inspired superheroes and villains hit theatres, monster movies reigned supreme. While it’s easy to dismiss these creatures – …

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The gamer’s guide to Abu Dhabi

The gamer’s guide to Abu Dhabi

With the Yas Gaming Festival returning this June, now is the perfect time to get your game on in one of the capital’s dedicated centres where gamers can hone their skills and socialise The UAE is one of the largest video …

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There’s more to this film than meets the eye

There’s more to this film than meets the eye

A light-hearted animated film featuring oddball characters imparts valuable life lessons for children and adults. From those adorable Care Bears to the sweet-natured Snoopy and Japan’s beloved Hello Kitty, it’s safe to say that many cartoon characters are intended to …

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Will you be watching this movie based on the life of a criminal?

Will you be watching this movie based on the life of a criminal?

A new film about one of history’s most infamous personalities stirs our innate dark curiosities.  Despite our repulsion to serial killers, there is something about their stories that keeps us hooked. This fascination goes a long way back – from …

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How this movie marks the end of an era

How this movie marks the end of an era

The final instalment of the Avengers series officially closes the chapter on one of cinema’s biggest and most lucrative superhero franchises. But is this also the end of the road for Marvel Studios?   When Avengers: Endgame hits theatres this …

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These hidden gems are no longer a secret

These hidden gems are no longer a secret

Abu Dhabi is never short of surprises – from the latest and oddest eateries and cafes to speciality shops, there’s always something new to stumble upon when you take a stroll down a previously overlooked or ignored street or alleyway… …

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Here are the latest films in cinemas this week

Here are the latest films in cinemas this week

A new sci-fi film’s political plot borders dangerously close to reality If movies allow us to escape reality, then no other genre arguably fits the bill better than science fiction.  By using otherworldly elements – from extra-terrestrials and futuristic beings …

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Here’s how you can see free movies

Here’s how you can see free movies

Yas Movies in the Park returns with fan favourites and an immersive cinema experience for Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. It’s that time of year again where families take over du Arena for Yas Movies in the Park, the …

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