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What to watch this week: New movies and TV shows in the UAE, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore
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Are you looking for the best show to binge-watch or maybe the latest movies you can see in the cinema? We have a lot of great releases this week in cinemas and on streaming services, so worry not as we give you the best movies and TV shows that you can watch this weekend.

Return to Hogwarts as the newest entry in the Fantastic Beasts franchise releases in cinemas this weekend. Starring Jude Law and Eddie Redmayne as Albus Dumbledore and Newt Scamander, they will both face off against the dark wizard Grindelwald, played by Mads Mikkelsen.

We also got a bunch of new titles coming to streaming. First is the dark comedy Made for Love coming to OSN+, a story about a woman implanted with a chip inside her head where her abusive husband can track her. Also, look out for the thriller Shining Girls starring Elisabeth Moss, which debuts on Apple TV+.

We have you covered as look into all the new TV shows as well in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain and Oman. We’ve handpicked shows from all the streaming services such as OSN, Netflix, Starz Play, Amazon Prime and Apple TV+ as well as the cinema. 

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore

The dark wizard Grindelwald is pushing to gain control of the wizarding world. Realising this threat, Albus Dumbledore enlists the help of Newt Scamander and a group of witches and wizards to help stop Grindelwald and his legion of followers.

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore releases in UAE and Saudi Arabia cinemas on April 28th


Set in Tokyo, where bubbles have now broken the laws of gravity, the city has become a playground for people who no longer have families. Hibiki and Uta lived in this weird dystopia and became friends after saving each other’s lives. After a chance encounter, they soon head for a quest and face a revelation that could change the world.

Bubble is streaming on Netflix on April 28th

Samurai Rabbit: The Usagi Chronicles

This series follows a teenage rabbit named Samurai Yuichi in his quest to become a true samurai like his descendants. Joining him on this journey is a ragtag team of misfits, and together they all face enemies and go on an adventure to become the best Samurai Usagi.

Samurai Rabbit: The Usagi Chronicles is streaming on Netflix on April 28th

Made for Love

This dark comedy tells the story of a woman on the run from her abusive billionaire husband. The twist is that he has implanted a device inside her brain where he can track her location and see data about her emotions.

Made for Love is streaming on OSN+ on April 29th

Paw Patrol

All episodes of this hit animated series will be available for the kids and families to enjoy. Meet Ryder, who is joined by a team of six recuse dogs that each come with their own talent that they all use to protect the small seaside of Adventure Bay.

Paw Patrol is streaming on OSN+ on April 29th

Shining Girls

Kirby Mazrachi is still battling PSTD due to a brutal attack that took place years ago. As she tries to live life as normal as possible, she soon discovers that a recent murder was linked to the same person responsible for her assault. She then contacts a veteran reporter in order to finally let go of her past while knowing who’s really responsible for her attack.

Shining Girls is streaming on Apple TV+ on April 29th


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When a 28-year-old almost dies in a car accident, she soon develops a personal relationship with time. Being the rules of space and time, she decides to look around her past and future to learn the truth about her father’s death.

Season 2 is streaming on Amazon Prime Video on April 29th