The hilarious, hit British comedy of the year. Written by acclaimed comedian and author David Baddiel and featuring an all-star cast including stand-up comedian Omid Djalili (Sex and The City 2) , Richard Schiff (The West Wing, Imagine That) and Matt Lucas (Alice in Wonderland, Little Britain). Mahmud's (Djalili) life is turned upside down when a secret birth certificate kicks off a full-scale identity crisis.
Hilarious and heart-warming. --Jonathan Ross
The Infidel will be the summer's funniest film. **** --The Evening Standard
Comedy can sometimes tackle themes that more serious films would shy away from. This is one. **** --The Guardian
United Kingdom released, Blu-Ray/Region A/B/C DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Dolby Digital 5.1 ), English ( Dolby DTS-HD Master Audio ), WIDESCREEN (1.78:1), SPECIAL FEATURES: Commentary, Interactive Menu, Scene Access, Trailer(s), SYNOPSIS: Meet MAHMUD NASIR (Omid Djalili), loving husband, doting father and something of a relaxed Muslim.Does the F word occasionally pass his lips? Its hardly worth mentioning. Does he say his prayers five times a day? Of course! Well, usually Does he fast every day of Ramadan? Whos counting anyway?He may not be the most observant, but in his heart he is as Muslim as it gets. But after his mothers death a discovery turns Mahmuds world upside down. He finds his birth certificate which reveals that not only was he adopted at birth but he is Jewish, and his real name is Solly Shimshillewitz! As Mahmud tumbles headlong into a full scale identity crisis, the only person he can turn to is LENNY (Richard Schiff), a drunken Jewish cabbie who agrees to give him lessons in Jewishness, which start with how to dance like Topol. Oy vey. ...The Infidel (2010) ( The Reluctant Infidel ) (Blu-Ray)