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Barbie movie approved for release in UAE

The Barbie Movie is set to release in the UAE on August 31st, 2023.

Barbie Movie

Despite speculation that the Barbie movie would not be shown in cinemas due to a delay in its release, it has been confirmed by United Arab Emirates Media Regulatory Office that the film will release in full all across the country.

In a statement to Lovin Dubai, the Media Regulatory Office stated that “After completing the follow-up procedures for cinematic films, approval was granted to show Barbie in cinemas in the country, according to the standards of media content and age classification approved by the Emirates Media Council.”

This means the Barbie movie will be available for viewing in cinemas on August 31st, 2023.

What is the Barbie Movie about?

Academy Award-nominated writer and director Greta Gerwig’s newest cinematic venture follows Barbie, played by Margot Robbie, and her friends having the time of their lives in the colorful yet seemingly perfect world of Barbie Land. When Barbie gets the chance to visit the real world, she soon discovers what it means to live among humans.

The movie has been incredibly successful, earning over $800 million in revenue from the international box office. Since its release, sales of Barbie dolls have increased worldwide. It has further prompted several fans to create outfits inspired by the movie.

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