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The Pirates of Somalia

When rookie journalist Jay Bahadur (Evan Peters) has an inspiring chance encounter with his idol (Al Pacino), he uproots his life and moves to Somalia looking for the story of a lifetime. Hooking up with a local fixer (Barkhad Abdi), he attempts to embed himself with the local Somali pirates, only to find himself quickly in over his head.
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December 07, 2017
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April 27, 2017
Despite an excellent secondary cast and an interesting story, Dabka fails in its aspirations due almost entirely to its own smugness.
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November 24, 2017
April 27, 2017
It never quite charms us into identifying with its goofy, nothing-to-lose hero, whose desperate to move out from his parents' basement and jump-start his journalism career.
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Screen International
April 28, 2017
A solid take on a fascinating story.
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Flickering Myth
December 05, 2017
Buckley's script and direction frequently get sidetracked with fictional subplots and bizarre animated sequences that feel wildly out of place
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The Film Stage
April 30, 2017
A visceral, engaging, fast-paced journalism drama with authenticity and a few rough edges.
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Slant Magazine
December 07, 2017
Writer-director Bryan Buckley's film is ultimately more interested in the journalist than his story.
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Film Journal International
December 06, 2017
Zaniness has rarely been this obnoxious.
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Paste Magazine
May 04, 2017
The politics of piracy are complex and well-explored here.
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