"Hala" is a 2019 American drama film directed by Minhal Baig.
The starring cast includes Geraldine Viswanathan, Jack Kilmer, Gabriel Luna, Anna Chlumsky, Purbi Joshi, Azad Khan, Taylor Marie Blim, Charin Alvarez, Sam Straley, Sonny Bhatt and others.

Here are "Hala" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Hala movie?

Apple Australia on Thursday, February 20, 2020 released the trailer for "Hala" you can watch here:
Hala - Official Trailer | Apple TV+.

Plot summary

What is Hala movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Hala" movie plot summary.

Hala Masood (Geraldine Viswanathan) is a seventeen year old Pakistani American Muslim girl struggling with the clash of her family's values versus her desires. Her mom worries about Hala being near boys and skateboarding, while she has a secret crush on a boy in her school named Jesse (Jack Kilmer), who's a non-Muslim (while it's expected she will have her marriage arranged with a Muslim man). Things gradually come to a head as Hala is drawn toward him, against her family's wishes. In the meantime, she learns her parents' marriage has problems she never knew of before too.


Who plays who in the Hala movie?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Hala" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Geraldine Viswanathan  as Hala Masood
Jack Kilmer  as Jesse / Hala's boyfriend
Gabriel Luna  as Mr. Lawrence
Anna Chlumsky  as Shannon Taylor
Purbi Joshi  as Eram / Hala's mother
Azad Khan  as Zahid Masood
Taylor Marie Blim  as Melanie (as Taylor Blim)
Charin Alvarez  as Principal
Sam Straley  as Evan
Sonny Bhatt  as Arash
Ahmed Lucan  as Mahmoud
Alka Nayyar  as Hina
Raven Whitley  as Lucy
Bianca Corral  as Sasha
Zayna Dib  as Joy
Jimmy Chung  as Photographer
Birgundi Baker  as Hannah

Release date

When is Hala movie release date?

"Hala" movie release date was scheduled to be on January 26, 2019 (Sundance, Sundance Film Festival) and on November 22, 2019 (United States) distributing by Apple TV+.


What are Hala filming details?

The duration of the film is 93 minutes.


What are critics and audiences saying about Hala movie?

"Hala" movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 5.9/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 88/100.

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