Paradise Now



From the perspective of two Palestinian men who are preparing to perform a suicide attack in Israel, this is the first film to deal with the subject of suicide bombers.

  1. Hany Abu-Assad

    Author, Director

  2. Pierre Hodgson


  3. Bero Beyer


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ali Suliman

    Ali Suliman


  2. Amer Hlehel

    Amer Hlehel


  3. Hiam Abbass

    Hiam Abbass

    Said's mother

  4. Ashraf Barhom

    Ashraf Barhom

    Abu Karem

  5. Mohammad Bustami

    Abu Salim

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Paradise Now
Paradise Now


Status Released

Release Information

  • February 14, 2005


    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 30m

Budget -

Revenue $3,357,075.00



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