Why is The Message (1976) on English Top 250

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I recently worked my way through the IMDB top 250 and the IMDB top 250 English movies.   The experience has been wonderful as I watched many movies I would not normally even consider watching and LOVED most of them.   While going through the IMDB Top Rated 250 I watched many movies in foreign language and that was also a great experience.   I was, however, surprise when I came to the movie The Message (1976) on the Top Rated English 250.    Except for a very, very small part, the movie was in different foreign languages.  It was a good movie, but I am wondering if it should be included in the Top Rated English 250 movies.
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David R

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https://www.imdb.com/chart/top-english-movies
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0074896/trivia
This film was made in both English and Arabic with two different casts. Scenes were shot back to back in both languages.
Perhaps you didn't watch the correct film? The title page only lists 2 languages: Arabic and English; you say you heard "different foreign languages".
The Amazon version claims to be in English, consistent with the trivia item above.
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BTW, you might want to compare with these alternate queries:
https://www.imdb.com/search/title/?groups=top_1000&primary_language=en&sort=user_rating,desc&count=250
https://www.imdb.com/search/title/?title_type=feature&user_rating=8.0,&num_votes=25000,&sort=user_rating,desc&count=250&primary_language=en
or create one of your own:
https://www.imdb.com/search/title

NB: the parameter "primary_language" is not what the menu generates, which is "languages". But that looks at all the languages, while the one I used looks at the FIRST language listed. Hence, The Message is not among these results; it lists Arabic first.
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Well that explains it.   The version I watched did have English (like two sentences) and Arabic.   I did not realize that there was a version with mostly English.   That makes sense now.   Thank you.