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Shey min el khouf (1969)

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Based on Tharwat Abaza's short story, 'Shey min al Khawf' takes place in a rural Egyptian village. Atris' reign of terror on the villagers is put to the test when a public act of defiance ... See full summary »

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Hussein Kamal

Writer:

Sabry Ezzat

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Cast

Credited cast:
Shadia ... Fouada
Mahmoud Moursy ... Atrees
Yehia Chahine Yehia Chahine ... Al Shaikh Ibrahim
Mohammed Tawfik Mohammed Tawfik ... Hafez
Amal Zayed Amal Zayed ... Fouada's Mother
Ahmed Tawfik Ahmed Tawfik ... Rushdy (as Ahmed Taufiq)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Salah Nazmi Salah Nazmi ... Ismail
Mohamed Othman Mohamed Othman
Poussi Poussi
Ibrahim Qadry Ibrahim Qadry ... Cow's Owner (as Ibrahim Kadri)
Ahmad Shukri Ahmad Shukri ... (as Ahmed Shoukry)
Mahmoud Yassine ... Ali
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Based on Tharwat Abaza's short story, 'Shey min al Khawf' takes place in a rural Egyptian village. Atris' reign of terror on the villagers is put to the test when a public act of defiance is carried out by Fu'ada, the object of his affection. Written by Mahmoud S

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Country:

Egypt

Language:

Arabic

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