Entertainment

Tunnel Rats (18+)

Tunnel Rats (18+)

During the Vietnam War a special US combat unit is sent out to hunt and kill the Viet Cong soldiers who are hiding in the endless tunnels underneath the jungle of Vietnam. This is a raw, graphic and visceral depiction …

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Wish You Were Here (R)

Wish You Were Here (R)

Starring Felicity Price, Joel Edgerton and Teresa Palmer and directed by Kieran Darcy-Smith With an enticing invite to vacate to South-East Asia, this dream getaway for four quickly changes into a paradise – where someone gets lost. Alice Flannery (Price) …

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Mall cafés

Dome We love the Dome, Al Wahda Mall because of the varied menu and generous portions. No matter what we are in the mood for we find it here, they have a great range of chilled and hot drinks, desserts, …

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Hot hijinks

Hot hijinks

After hearing some truly glowing recommendations about the Benihana restaurant in Beach Rotana we decided to put on our reporter caps and check it out for ourselves. Upon entering the restaurant, we are seated in front of a gleaming silver …

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Phantom (R)

Phantom (R)

Starring Ed Harris, David Duchovny and William Fichtner, directed by Todd Robinson Inspired by the mysterious sinking of the Soviet submarine K-129 in 1968 in the South Pacific, this Cold War thriller is a new, but sadly not fresh, look …

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Officer Down (15+)

Officer Down (15+)

Talk about mixed signals. When a cop’s twisted past comes back to haunt him, will he have a change of heart or go back to his old ways? This crime thriller stars Stephen Dorff, Stephen Lang and David Boreanaz

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Lootera (TBA)

Lootera (TBA)

This Hindi film follows the troubled tale of Varun and Pakhi. After running off and eloping, the marriage dissolves in divorce but a chance encounter five years later has each character realising that maybe they can give their love story …

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The Bling Ring (18+)

The Bling Ring (18+)

All I wanna do is… And a, take your money! Inspired by actual events, this film follows fame-hungry and internet addicted teens who brazenly rob celebrity homes for kicks and giggles. Starring Katie Chang and Emma Watson

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Camel farmer Mohammed Salem Al Mansouri

Camel farmer Mohammed Salem Al Mansouri

After a recent camel trek at the Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, we caught up with camel farmer Mohammed Salem Al Mansouri. Tell us about your daily routine. I give the camels water and feed them a type of grass that …

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Date products

Kitsch Cupcakes Kitsch Cupcakes at The Souk Central Market do a great date cake – it’s soft, light and smothered in sweet butterscotch icing. It comes in the form of cupcakes or cakes made to order. Cupcakes AED 15, a small cake suitable for six to …

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