Beautiful Maidens ‘Hur Al Ain’


A thirty episode TV drama series, whose title referred to the 72 virgins who will greet “martyrs” in heaven, it tells the story of five Arab families living in Saudi Arabia and the terrorist militants’ scheming to blow the compound in which they live in Riyadh. The series explores the impact of terrorism on Muslims and Arabs.

  • Date: 2005
  • Category: TV Drama Series
  • BROADCASTER: MBC & Syrian Drama TV
  • RUNNING TIME: 30 episodes x 50 minutes
  • LISTING: The series featured in the 17th Festival Cinema Africano, Asia and Latin America in March 2007