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Ossama ElBarkouky


A computer engineer, who decided to go against the "cycle of life" and pursue his passion for Marketing and Social Media. He's a comic geek, movie enthusiast, football addict, and a Liverpool loyal fan.

5 Things We’re Dying to Know About ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

5 Things We’re Dying to Know About ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

In less than two weeks, Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron will hit theaters in the Middle East and worldwide and we really can’t wait, especially with all the trailers and TV spots Marvel has released. Here are the five things we literally can’t wait to know:     5. The twins’ introduction and origin   […]

DC vs. Marvel and Beyond: A Decade of Superhero Movies

DC vs. Marvel and Beyond: A Decade of Superhero Movies

2014 will always go down in history as the year that shaped this decade of superhero movies. At San Diego Comic Con, Marvel announced nine dates for nine new movies from 2016 to 2019, starting with a challenge to DC comics by scheduling the Captain America 3 release date on the same opening weekend of […]

9 Eid Masra7eyat That Will Never Get Too Old

9  Eid Masra7eyat That Will Never Get Too Old

  Remember when Eid was about watching our favorite Masra7eya?  We decided to take a stroll down memory lane with some of the best Egyptian Masraheyat that are aired on TV every Eid with the funniest clips from each masraheya.     Madraset Elmosha3’bin   “M,E,N apostrophe S… Da engeleezy da ya Morsy?” Saeed Saleh […]

Hollywood Gone Egyptian, Episode Two: The Superheroes

Hollywood Gone Egyptian, Episode Two: The Superheroes

Marvel’s cinematic universe is a huge success right now, especially after they announced their production plans until 2019. With all this attention, it’s only a matter of time before someone adopts these storylines into Egyptian movies and, of course, I know the perfect casting for this huge universe:     Iron Man     After […]

Hollywood Movies Gone Egyptian

Hollywood Movies Gone Egyptian

We always talk here in Egypt about how the Egyptian movie makers take Hollywood movies and turn it into Egyptian ones.  Some say it’s an inspiration and give the real movie the credit and others just steal it. I’m going to list some of my favorite movies that most probably will never be done here […]

7 Upcoming Movies We’re Geeking Out Over

7 Upcoming Movies We’re Geeking Out Over

It’s San Diego Comic Con time, which is as exciting as Christmas for hardcore movies fans, seeing A-list superstars together discussing upcoming EPIC movies and previewing trailers and footage from those movies. Last year, the roof was blown just by revealing the Batman and Superman logos on the same poster. This year, we have a […]

10 Cry Me a River Moments from the World Cup

10 Cry Me a River Moments from the World Cup

We’ve seen a lot of celebrations and surprises this World Cup, but we’ve also seen a lot of tears, heartbreak and love. Here are some of the most memorable “cry me a river” moments from this year’s tournament:   Some things never change We know that Suarez left Liverpool, but he showed great sportsmanship here… […]

World Cup Round of 16 Preview

World Cup Round of 16 Preview

Today, the World Cup is really starting and it has a theme: the Titans vs. the Underdogs! The best thing is there must be a winner. We are hoping for a lot of matches with extra time and penalties. Let’s review:   Brazil vs. Chile One of the tournament’s surprises will face the host for […]

16 Epic Moments from the World Cup Group Stage

16 Epic Moments from the World Cup Group Stage

1. The Flying Dutchman   2. The Champions’ Defeat   3. Japanese Being Japanese   4. The first real use of goal line technology   5. Ochoa was for sure watching this as a kid…   6. Rooney scores his first goal after three World Cups   7. Costa Rica qualifies for the Knockout Round […]

World Cup Second Round Wrap Up and Predictions

Wow! What a second round. Now that’s a World Cup worth the late sleep every day. With even more surprises than the first round, which we didn’t expect at all, let’s review what happened in the second and look ahead to what we are now expecting from each group.   Group A Mexico earned a […]