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Blockbuster Movies Shot in Ras Al Khaimah

“Blockbuster Movies Shot in Ras Al Khaimah”

There are many blockbuster movies has been shot in Ras AI Khaimah, we have come up with the names!

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It is always exciting when you know that some of your favourite movies, which got various awards, were shot at your closest place, your hometown. It is commonly known to all that some movies like “Mission: Impossible”, “Furious 7”, “Ghost Protocol”, “Star Trek Beyond”, and many more movies have been shot in Dubai. However, few people may know the movies shot in Ras Al Khaimah.

From this article, they will be able to know some blockbuster movies which were shot in Ras Al Khaimah. Therefore, people may not know that those movies, which were shot in Ras Al Khaimah, may check this article at once. All the related information is given below, so the interested people may look:

Airlift (2016):


Airlift is a thrilling action film in the Hindi language released in 2016. “Raja Krishna Menon” directed this film. The star casts of this film were Nimrat Kaur and Akshay Kumar. Akshay Kumar played the role of a businessperson of Kuwait named Ranjit Katyal. This film was scheduled at the beach resort in Ras Al Khaimah in Al Hamara. Then it shifted to Rajasthan and Gujarat.

The Ambush (2021):

The Ambush

The ambush is an Arabic word. The meaning of this word is Al Kameen. This movie, The Ambush, is an action and battle film in Emirati. The director of this film is Pierre Morel, and the writer is “Brandon Birtel and Kurtis Birtell”. All the action scenes were shot in ras Al Khaimah beach resort, making the scene more beautiful. It is based on a true story. The real story was about “An Emirati soldier by insurgents in the year 2018”. As per the calculation, this film was the highest ranked and most profitable Arabic and Emirati movie in UAE. The principal photography has taken place in the UAE, or full United Arab Emirati. This blockbuster film was released on 25 November in the year 2021. 

Djinn (2013):


Djinn is a supernatural horror film released in the year of 2013. This film was directed by “Tobe Hooper” and written by “David Tully”. The set of this film was in UAE, which means United Arab Emirati and has the features of Djinn. “Image Nation” produced this film by Djinn. It is released in both English and Arabic, both languages and the best scene were shot in the beachside resort of Ras Al Khaimah. This film was first released in 2011, but after some issues, it was delayed and released in 2013. The premiere of Djinn was at the “Abu Dhabi Film Festival ” in the year of 2013 on 25 October. It was the last movie of the director Tobe Hooper before his death in the year of 2017.

Take off (2017):

Take off

Take off is a thrilling survival film which was released in the year of 2017. It was released on 24th March 2017 and got the Jury at the”48th International Film Festival of India”. This Malayalam film is mainly based on “Ordeal of Indian Nurse in Tikrit, Iraq in 2014”. It is directed by, edited by Mahesh Narayan, and written by himself and P.V. Shajikumar. The stars cast in this film were Fahadh Faasil, Kunchacko Boban and Parvathy Thiruvothu. The decision to shoot this film in Ras Al Khaimah is appreciable.

Sea shadow (2011):

Sea shadow

Sea shadow is a ‘coming-of-age film in Emirati. This film was released in the year of 2011. “Nawaf Al Janahi” wrote this film. All crew and cast choose to shoot this film in Ras Al Khaimah to make it more effective. The premiere of this film was at the “Abu Dhabi Film Festival” in the year of 2011 in October. In the year of 2012, in January, the premiere of this film was at the “Palm Spring International Film Festival” in the US.

6 Underground (2019):

6 underground

The storyline of this Underground is as if the characters are chosen just not only for their skills but also for their unique desire to delete their pasts to change the future. This blockbuster film was shot in the beauty of Ras Al Khaimah. This makes this movie more beautiful and pleasant. 

War Machine (2017):

War Machine

In the War Machine movie, an “Idiosyncratic general”, the lead actor, confronts the opposition from the enemies and bureaucrats when leading the operation. One may believe this blockbuster movie was shot in Ras Al Khaimah. 

The other side (2020):

The other side

In The Other Side movie, the lead actor loses his hand due to an accident. However, he never lost his courage and showed how to live life without any hesitation instead of crying about what we did not have. This movie shooting was taken place in Dubai at the Ras Al Khaimah. The beauty of this place has been covered so well in this m movie.

These are all the most blockbuster movies shot in Ras Al Khaimah.

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