A Hologram for the King

May 5, 2016

Director: Tom Tykwer; Starring: Tom Hanks, Alexander Black, Sarita Choudhury; Genre: Comedy, Drama; Age: +12; Time: 98min

Cultures collide when an American businessman (Tom Hanks) is sent to Saudi Arabia to close what he hopes will be the deal of a lifetime. Baffled by local customs and stymied by an opaque bureaucracy, he eventually finds his footing with the help of a wise-cracking taxi driver and a beautiful Saudi doctor.