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2. Frontline (1983– )

60 min | Documentary

8.7
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Investigative journalist documentaries.

Creator: Ly Chheng | Stars: Will Lyman, Arun Rath, Sarah Childress, Martin Smith

Votes: 902

4. The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Documentary, History

8.4
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A comprehensive history of the medium and art of motion pictures.

Stars: Mark Cousins, Juan Diego Botto, Aleksandr Sokurov, Norman Lloyd

Votes: 2,831

6. El Naser Salah el Dine (1963)

90 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.1
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Saladin, ruler of the kingdoms surrounding the Latin state of Jerusalem, is brought to attack the Christians in the Holy Land by the sacking of a convoy of Muslim pilgrims, a group which ... See full summary »

Writers: Mohamed Abdel Gawad, Youssef Chahine, Abderrahman Charkawi, Youssef El Sebai, Naguib Mahfouz, Ezzel Dine Zulficar | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Ahmed Mazhar, Mohamed Abdel Gawad, Tewfik El Dekn, Omar El-Hariri

Votes: 1,200

7. Cairo Station (1958)

77 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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Kinawi, a physically challenged peddler who makes his living selling newspapers in the central Cairo train station, is obsessed by Hannouma, an attractive young woman who sells drinks. ... See full summary »

Writers: Mohamed Abu Youssef, Abdel Hai Adib | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Farid Shawqi, Hend Rostom, Youssef Chahine, Hassan el Baroudi

Votes: 1,690

8. Destiny (1997)

135 min | Comedy, Drama, History

7.3
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The story is set in the 12th century in Arab-ruled Spanish province Andalusia, where famed philosopher Averroes is appointed grand judge by the caliph and his liberal court judgements are ... See full summary »

Writers: Youssef Chahine, Khaled Youssef | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Nour El-Sherif, Hani Salama, Laila Eloui, Mahmoud Hemida

Votes: 1,849

9. The Emigrant (1994)

129 min | Drama

6.7
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The biblical tale of Joseph is told from an Egyptian perspective in this interesting character study. In this film, Joseph is called Ram. Ram, tired of his family's backward superstitious ... See full summary »

Writers: Rafiq As-Sabban, Youssef Chahine, Khaled Youssef | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Youssra, Khaled Nabawy, Mahmoud Hemida, Michel Piccoli

Votes: 554

10. Ouija (2006)

R | Drama, Mystery, Romance

4.5
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Two strangers try to solve a mystery that revolves around both of their tragic pasts. At the heart of the mystery lies a mystic board with an ability to kill.

Writer: Khaled Youssef | Director: Khaled Youssef | Stars: Hani Salama, Sherif Mounir, Menna Shalabi, Hend Sabry

Votes: 238

11. Alexandria... Why? (1979)

Not Rated | 133 min | Drama

7.3
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"Yahia", a young man living in the cosmopolitan Alexandria during World War II. Between his dreams, which up to Hollywood and constraints of his life in the middle class trying to be a new ... See full summary »

Writers: Youssef Chahine, Mohsen Zayed | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Naglaa Fathy, Ahmed Zaki, Farid Shawqi, Mahmoud El-Meliguy

Votes: 753

12. Adieu Bonaparte (1985)

115 min | Drama, History, War

6.4
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A story during the French Occupation of Egypt (1797-1803), depicting the conflict between tradintion and modernization in the context of fighting the French invadors.

Writers: Youssef Chahine, Yousry Nasrallah | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Michel Piccoli, Mohsen Mohieddin, Patrice Chéreau, Mohsena Tewfik

Votes: 182

13. Chaos, This Is (2007)

124 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.0
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Choubra, cosmopolitan neighborhood of Cairo. Hatem, maggoty police officer, handles this neighborhood with an iron hand. Every single citizen fears and hates him. Only Nour, a young woman ... See full summary »

Writer: Nasser Abdel-Rahmane | Directors: Youssef Chahine, Khaled Youssef | Stars: Khaled Saleh, Menna Shalabi, Youssef El Sherif, Hala Sedki

Votes: 843

14. Alexandria... New York (2004)

128 min | Drama, Music, Romance

5.5
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Yehia, an Egyptian director from Alexandria goes to New York where he is reunited with Ginger, a women he dated forty years ago.

Writers: Youssef Chahine, Khaled Youssef | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Mahmoud Hemida, Ahmed Yehia, Youssra, Yousra El Lozy

Votes: 350

15. The Land (1969)

130 min | Drama

8.3
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A small peasant village's struggles against the careless inroads of the large local landowner, The Land shows why political oppression does not necessarily lead to a sense of solidarity among the disinherited.

Writers: Abderrahman Charkawi, Hassan Fuad | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Hamdy Ahmed, Yehia Chahine, Ezzat El Alaili, Tewfik El Dekn

Votes: 631

16. The Other (1999)

105 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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Egyptian director Youssef Chahine exposes the links between power and fanaticism and denounces intolerance in this bitter portrait of the Egyptian business world, where unconditional drive ... See full summary »

Writers: Youssef Chahine, Khaled Youssef | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Hanan Turk, Hani Salama, Nabila Ebeid, Mahmoud Hemida

Votes: 626

17. Siraa Fil-Wadi (1954)

105 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.8
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The film revolves around a young Ahmed, who works as an agronomist, and who returns to his village in the south of the valley, where his father works as Headmaster cultivation, Vinjeh in ... See full summary »

Writers: Ali El Zorkani, Helmy Halim | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Faten Hamama, Omar Sharif, Zaki Rostom, Farid Shawqi

Votes: 492

18. Chafika et Metwal (1979)

125 min | Drama

7.3
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Back in 1860s, in rural Egypt, where family, youth & prettiness struggle against money & power...

Writers: Aly Badrakhan, Salah Jahine | Director: Aly Badrakhan | Stars: Soad Hosny, Ahmed Zaki, Mahmoud Abdel Aziz, Ahmed Mazhar

Votes: 86

19. Devil of the Sahara (1954)

Adventure

5.9
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In a tribal society, governor Zaid decides to raise taxes on the people, and sends his men to kidnap women, and with time his strength increase , up to the tribe of Bani Mazen, he kills a ... See full summary »

Writers: Youssef Chahine, Hussein El-Mohandess | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Tewfik El Dekn, Mariem Fakhr El Dine, Reyad El Kasabgy, Hamdy Gheith

Votes: 18

20. Hadduta misrija (1982)

115 min | Drama

7.2
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In the middle of his own heart surgery, an Egyptian filmmaker remembers his life. In fact his old self, as a child, is accused of attempted murder of his new self. Through the metaphoric ... See full summary »

Writer: Youssef Chahine | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Oussama Nadir, Mohsen Mohieddin, Nour El-Sherif, Ahmed Mehrez

Votes: 581

21. Al-yawm al-Sadis (1986)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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Cairo 1947: the cholera epidemic in full swing. The beautiful Lavandiere Saddika lives with her paralyzed husband and her little son Hassan in a basement. She dreams of Prince Charming and ... See full summary »

Writers: Youssef Chahine, Andrée Chedid, Yousry Nasrallah | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Dalida, Mohsen Mohieddin, Chewikar, Hamdy Ahmed

Votes: 209

22. Iskanderija, kaman oue kaman (1989)

100 min

6.4
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Writers: Youssef Chahine, Yousry Nasrallah | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Youssra, Youssef Chahine, Hussein Fahmy, Hesham Selim

Votes: 246

23. Cinéma, de notre temps (1988– )

Documentary

8.3
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Stars: Jean-Claude Dauphin, Jean Douchet, Jacques Nolot, David Lynch

Votes: 62

24. Jamila, the Algerian (1958)

123 min | Drama, History, War

7.2
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Writers: Ali Esserkami, Youssef Essiabi, Naguib Mahfouz, Uadjih Nagib, Abder Rahman el Charkhani | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Magda, Ahmed Mazhar, Salah Zulfakar, Rushdy Abaza

Votes: 105

25. Awdat al ibn al dal (1976)

Drama

7.4
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Writers: Youssef Chahine, Salah Jahine | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Mahmoud El-Meliguy, Hoda Soltan, Shukry Sarhan, Soheir El-Morshidy

Votes: 232

26. Auliban, the Seller of Jokes (1965)

95 min | Comedy, Musical

7.5
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In a peaceful village, the mayor, seeing that the population is bored with tranquility, invents the mystical figure of Rajeh, and tells stories to villagers about the exploits of Rajeh, who... See full summary »

Writers: Assi Rahbani, Mansour Rahbani | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Fairuz, Nasri Shamseddine, Joseph Azar, Phelemone Wehbe

Votes: 73

27. Al-ikhtiyar (1970)

Drama, Mystery

7.1
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Writers: Youssef Chahine, Naguib Mahfouz | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Ezzat El Alaili, Seif El Dine, Mahmoud El-Meliguy, Soad Hosny

Votes: 119

28. Sodankylä Forever (2010– )

172 min | Documentary

7.5
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Sodankyla film festival started at 1986 and was created by Finnish directors Anssi Manttari, Aki and Mika Kaurismaki... See full synopsis »

Stars: Peter von Bagh, Robert Parrish, Roy Ward Baker, Víctor Erice

Votes: 61

29. Al-asfour (1972)

105 min | Drama

7.1
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Writer: Youssef Chahine | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Salah Kabil, Ali El Scherif, Mahmoud El-Meliguy, Mariem Fakhr El Dine

Votes: 153

30. Al-nass wal Nil (1972)

105 min

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Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Abdelamig Baraka, Ezzat El Alaili, Tewfik El Dekn, Seif El Dine

Votes: 37

31. Silence... We're Rolling (2001)

102 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

4.7
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Drama about Malak, a rich and famous singing star who, when her husband leaves her, takes up with the younger, handsome Lamei. What Malak can't see - but her family can - is that Lamei is only after her money.

Writer: Youssef Chahine | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Latifa, Ahmed Bedir, Ahmed Wafik, Magda El-Khatib

Votes: 434

32. Dark Waters (1956)

Drama, Romance, Thriller

6.8
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After three years of absence, back (Recep) after a long travel trip spent on the back of one of the ships in an effort to save money in order to complete his marriage b (benign), who lives ... See full summary »

Writers: El Sayed Bedeir, Youssef Chahine, Lezait Fayed, Mohamed Refaat | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Tewfik El Dekn, Faten Hamama, Ferdoos Mohammed, Ahmed Ramzy

Votes: 110

33. Bouillon de culture (1991–2001)

Documentary

6.0
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Stars: Bernard Pivot, Fabrice Luchini, Philippe Sollers, Jean Tulard

Votes: 11

34. Lady on the Train (1953)

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Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Yehia Chahine, Betty Francine, Imad Hamdi, Laila Mourad

Votes: 14

35. Farewell to Your Love (1957)

110 min | Musical

6.0
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Writer: El Sayed Bedeir | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Farid Al Atrache, Shadia, Abdel Salam Al Nabulsy, Ahmed Ramzy

Votes: 11

36. 20 heures le journal (1981– )

40 min | News

5.6
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Stars: David Pujadas, Laurent Delahousse, Claude Sérillon, Julian Bugier

Votes: 21

37. Al-saqqa mat (1981)

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The story of the friendship that develops between two men with quite different world views. One, a water carrier whose wife has died twenty years before, spends his days thinking about her.... See full summary »

Writers: Youssef El Sebai, Mohsen Zayed | Director: Salah Abouseif | Stars: Taheya Cariocca, Ezzat El Alaili, Hassan Hussein, Nahid Jabr

Votes: 50

38. Summer Thefts (1988)

102 min

7.8
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Writer: Yousry Nasrallah | Director: Yousry Nasrallah | Stars: Ahmad Mohamad Ahmad, Chohdi Srour, Menha Batraoui, Mona Zakareya

Votes: 36

39. Inta habibi (1957)

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Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Ali Abdel Al, Farid Al Atrache, Hend Rostom, Shadia

Votes: 56

40. Son of the Nile (1951)

Drama, Romance, Thriller

7.6
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Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Yehia Chahine, Mahmoud El-Meliguy, Nader Galal, Faten Hamama

Votes: 62

41. Nissae bila regal (1953)

115 min

4.0
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Writers: Ihsan Abd al-Qudus, Nairuz Abdel Malek, Youssef Chahine | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Kamal Al-Shennawi, Said Abu Bakr, Elouia Gamil, Imad Hamdi

Votes: 5

42. Rimal min dhahab (1971)

89 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.1
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Writers: Ihsan Abd al-Qudus, Youssef Chahine, José Luis Merino, Kamel Youssef | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Paul Bargue, Afwallah Ahmed Battoul, Antonio de Jesús, Lisette Enokian

Votes: 19

43. Lumière sur un massacre (1996– )

50 min

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Stars: Sandrine Bonnaire, Yvon Back, Peter Hudson, Mathilde Vitry

44. Hubb lel-abad (1959)

Crime, Drama, Romance

7.4
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Amal is married to a criminal, upon his return from jail, her lover Ashraf kills him unintentionally. Ashraf asks his brother Mahmoud for help. An innocent man may get executed so Amal has to choose between her love and her conscience.

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Mahmoud El-Meliguy, Nadia Lutfi, Ahmed Ramzy

Votes: 7

45. Al-muharrij al-Kabir (1952)

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Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Hassan Fayek, Faten Hamama, Youssef Wahby

Votes: 17

46. Father Amine (1950)

Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.4
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Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Hussein Riad, Faten Hamama, Kamal Al-Shennawi, Marie Munib

Votes: 50

47. Les Mystères du Premier-Film (1995)

52 min | Documentary

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This film based on an idea of Bertrand Tavernier. It is a sort of "making off" (a film about a film) of the First Film, which was shot in Lyon by Louis Lumière just one century ago, on a ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Pierre Améris | Stars: Youssef Chahine, Medhi Charef, Edgardo Cozarinsky, André De Toth

48. Fagr Yom gedid (1964)

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Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Youssef Chahine, Sanaa Gamil, Hamdy Gheith, Seif Eddine Shawkat

Votes: 16

49. Humbert Balsan, producteur rebelle (2006 TV Movie)

57 min | Documentary

7.9
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Director: Anne Andreu | Stars: Humbert Balsan, Maroun Bagdadi, Charles Balsan, Donna Balsan

Votes: 13

50. Cairo As Seen by Chahine (1991)

24 min | Drama, Short

7.3
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Director: Youssef Chahine

Votes: 47