Best of Egyptian Cinema

by Samar Nasar | created - 02 Dec 2012 | updated - 01 Nov 2014 | Public
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1. Tito (2004)

120 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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This Egyptian action film is about Tito (Ahmad Al Saqa), who was sentenced to 16 years in jail after a burglary when he was a kid. After he gets out, he goes back to crime with a corrupt ... See full summary »

Director: Tareq El-Iryan | Stars: Ahmed el-Sakka, Hanan Turk, Amr Waked, Khaled Saleh

Votes: 2,214

2. Doa al karawan (1959)

109 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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This compelling tale of love and betrayal, set in the upper Egyptian countryside, follows the story of Amna as she plots her revenge on the engineer who destroyed her family's honor.

Director: Henry Barakat | Stars: Faten Hamama, Ahmed Mazhar, Amina Rizk, Zahrat El-Ola

Votes: 1,123

3. El Akhar (1999)

105 min | Drama, Romance

6.0
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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 »

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Hanan Turk, Hani Salama, Nabila Ebeid, Mahmood Hemaidah

Votes: 730

4. Welad el-Amm (2009)

119 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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An Egyptian woman discovers that her husband is in fact a Jewish Mossad agent working for Israel. He takes her and their two children to Israel by force and tries to convince her to live ... See full summary »

Director: Sharif Arafah | Stars: Sherif Mounir, Karim Abdel Aziz, Muna Zaki, Eman

Votes: 3,743

5. Al-mohager (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 »

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Youssra, Khaled Nabawy, Mahmood Hemaidah, Michel Piccoli

Votes: 645

6. Al abwab al Moghlaka (1999)

107 min | Drama

6.6
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Movie about a guy who is in his last high school year , his life was pretty simple till he started figuring out many things about how life in his society is actually going on .

Director: Atef Hetata | Stars: Mahmood Hemaidah, Sawsan Badr, Ahmed Azmi, Manal Afifi

Votes: 217

7. The Yacoubian Building (2006)

161 min | Drama

7.5
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Meditations on corruption, fundamentalism, prostitution, homosexuality, and drugs in central Cairo.

Director: Marwan Hamed | Stars: Adel Imam, Nour El-Sherif, Youssra, Essad Youniss

Votes: 4,982

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 »

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Nour El-Sherif, Hani Salama, Mahmood Hemaidah, Layla Olwi

Votes: 2,095

9. Cairo Station (1958)

77 min | Comedy, 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 »

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Farid Shawqi, Hind Rostom, Youssef Chahine, Hassan el Baroudi

Votes: 2,189

10. El Naser Salah el Dine (1963)

90 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.9
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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 »

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Ahmed Mazhar, Mohamed Abdel Gawad, Mahmoud Almeleji, Tawfik El Deken

Votes: 1,589

11. Dunia (2005)

112 min | Drama, Romance

6.2
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After studying literature at Cairo University, Dunia, 23 years old, wants to become a professional dancer. She attends audition for an oriental dance contest where she recites Arabian ... See full summary »

Director: Jocelyn Saab | Stars: Hanan Turk, Mohamed Mounir, Fathy Abdel Wahab, Sawsan Badr

Votes: 214

12. Chaos, This Is (2007)

124 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.1
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Egyptian movie deals with the issue of corruption in Egypt and the Egyptian police excesses, embodies all of this in the character of the police officer, "Hatem".

Directors: Youssef Chahine, Khaled Youssef | Stars: Khaled Saleh, Menna Shalabi, Youssef El Sherif, Hala Sedki

Votes: 1,127

13. Ibrahim Labyad (2009)

R | 134 min | Action, Drama

7.1
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Witnessing the Killing of his father as a kid, Ibraheim is dragged to the criminal underworld of Egypt. While making a name for himself, his plans meets Abdul-Malek Zarzur, the crime lord of the town.

Director: Marwan Hamed | Stars: Ahmed el-Sakka, Hend Sabry, Amr Waked, Mahmoud Abdel Aziz

Votes: 1,836

14. The Blue Elephant (2014)

170 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

8.2
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The story of Dr. Yehia, a psychotherapist at Al Abbasia hospital. He works in the department treating the criminally insane, only to find his best friend to be one of the patients. Trying ... See full summary »

Director: Marwan Hamed | Stars: Karim Abdel Aziz, Khaled El-Sawi, Nelly Karim, Mohamed Mamdouh

Votes: 20,701

15. Al-ard (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.

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Hamdy Ahmed, Mahmoud Almeleji, Yehia Chahine, Ezzat El Alaili

Votes: 874

16. El-Gazirah (2007)

92 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.8
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'El Gezira' is a film about a community of Upper Egypt residents living in El Gezira (the Island). They have their own set of rules, ethics and traditions. They also plant drugs and buy ... See full summary »

Director: Sharif Arafah | Stars: Mahmoud Yassine, Ahmed el-Sakka, Hend Sabry, Zeina

Votes: 2,007

17. Laylat El-Baby Doll (2008)

Drama

5.6
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Hossam returns home to Cairo for New Year's Eve after a year's separation from his wife. At the airport, his plans for a romantic night (and to conceive a child) are thwarted by several events, including a terrorist plot.

Director: Adel Adeeb | Stars: Mahmoud Abdel Aziz, Ghada Abdulraziq, Ezzat Abou Aouf, Neville Archambault

Votes: 478

18. Sahar el layaly (2003)

128 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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It tells about the smallest details and crypts in the lives of four couples friends.

Director: Hani Khalifa | Stars: Muna Zaki, Hanan Turk, Sherif Mounir, Fathy Abdel Wahab

Votes: 1,381

19. Wahed-Sefr (2009)

105 min | Drama

6.3
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8 characters in one day, one city, one football match, one goal, Egypt wins one-Zero, everyone happy.. is it all real happiness? or is it just a release of repressed exploding emotions of ... See full summary »

Director: Kamlah Abu-Zikri | Stars: Ilham Shaheen, Kal Naga, Nelly Karim, Ahmad El-Fishawi

Votes: 376

20. Alexandria... New York (2004)

128 min | Drama, Music, Romance

5.6
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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.

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Mahmood Hemaidah, Ahmed Yehia, Youssra, Yousra El Lozy

Votes: 427

21. 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 »

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

Votes: 675

22. I Love Cinema (2004)

R | 125 min | Drama, Comedy

6.6
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A child who loves the cinema struggles with his fanatic dad who finds everything ,including cinema, a sin, with the help of his mother who is sexually depressed.

Director: Oussama Fawzi | Stars: Layla Olwi, Mahmood Hemaidah, Menna Shalabi, Aida Abdel Aziz

Votes: 659

23. Fallen Angels Paradise (1999)

79 min | Comedy

6.6
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35 Metascore

A formerly successful man dies then his semi-crazy daughter makes arrangements while his street thug friends take the corpse out for one last night.

Director: Oussama Fawzi | Stars: Mahmood Hemaidah, Lebleba, Caroline Khalil, Safwa

Votes: 161

24. Dokkan Shehata (2008)

137 min | Action, Drama

5.9
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Dokan shehata is a movie about the good abd bad in life, And how life will be when ther are jealous and hatred between brothers.

Director: Khaled Youssef | Stars: Amr Saad, Haifa Wehbe, Ghada Abdulraziq, Mahmood Hemaidah

Votes: 367

25. Bentein men misr (2010)

125 min | Drama

7.2
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Two virgin women in a society where marriage is part of the female identity

Director: Mohamed Amin | Stars: Zeina, Saba Mubarak, Eyad Nassar, Ahmed Wafik

Votes: 386

26. Ayam El-Sadat (2001)

165 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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The private and public life of Egyptian president Mohamed Anwar El-Sadat.

Director: Mohamed Khan | Stars: Ahmad Zaki, Mervat Amin, Muna Zaki, Mokhles El Behiry

Votes: 1,067

27. Ahla al awkat (2004)

Drama

6.6
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A personal tragedy brings a woman closer to a handful of trusted friends in this independent drama. Salma (Hanan Turk) is a middle-aged woman who has achieved success in her profession but ... See full summary »

Director: Hala Khalil | Stars: Hanan Turk, Hend Sabry, Menna Shalabi, Amr Waked

Votes: 761

28. Bidaya wa nihaya (1960)

130 min | Drama

7.9
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After the death of the father, the family consisting of a mother and two young men and a girl themselves without a breadwinner finds, to begin each of them in the direction to a different ... See full summary »

Director: Salah Abouseif | Stars: Farid Shawqi, Omar Sharif, Amina Rizk, Amal Zayed

Votes: 308

29. Ouija (2006)

R | Drama, Mystery, Romance

4.3
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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.

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

Votes: 331

30. Assal Eswed (2010)

130 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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A 30 years old Egyptian goes back to Egypt after living in America for 20 years, where he has a hard time coping with the difference, Specially after he loses his identity and all his money and becomes stuck in Egypt.

Director: Khalid Marie | Stars: Ahmad Hilmi, Edward, Amy Samir Ghanem, Lotfy Labib

Votes: 2,893

31. Wa Islamah (1961)

110 min | Drama, History, War

6.5
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Set in the 14th century, under their leader Timur, the Tartar hordes invade the Middle East and take over areas as widespread as Persia, Egypt, and Syria. A lowly woman from a harem rises to lead the Egyptians against the invaders.

Directors: Enrico Bomba, Andrew Marton | Stars: Lobna Abdel Aziz, Ahmed Mazhar, Farid Shawqi, Rushdy Abaza

Votes: 188

32. Messages from the Sea (2010)

133 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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A man witnesses the drastic changes in society as he goes back to the Alexandria of his youth.

Director: Daoud Abdel Sayed | Stars: Asser Yassin, Basma, Mai Kassab, Muhammad Lutfi

Votes: 942

33. 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.

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Latifa, Ahmad Bedair, Ahmed Wafik, Magda El-Khatib

Votes: 471

34. Enta omry (2004)

PG-13 | 125 min | Drama, Romance

5.3
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Youssef and his wife are leading a tranquil and happy life in Hurghada with their young son when tragedy strikes. Youssef is diagnosed with cancer. He decides not to tell his wife and to ... See full summary »

Director: Khaled Youssef | Stars: Hani Salama, Nelly Karim, Menna Shalabi, Hesham Selim

Votes: 305

35. Fi baitina rajul (1961)

159 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.3
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Based in British occupied Egypt, Ibrahim (Omar Sharif), a member of the resistance, seeks refuge in the house of a politically passive family after killing the prime minister for his acts of treason.

Director: Henry Barakat | Stars: Rushdy Abaza, Mokhtar Al Sayed, Aziza Badr, Umran Bahar

Votes: 751

36. Seraa fil Nil (1959)

125 min | Drama

7.0
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The people of Luxor decided to buy Sandal new submarine instead of the old sandal for river transport business, and cost the mayor Mujahid to go to buy, with a computerized data bank son of... See full summary »

Director: Atef Salem | Stars: Hind Rostom, Omar Sharif, Rushdy Abaza, Ahmed El Haddad

Votes: 248

37. Ahlam hakekya (2007)

Crime, Mystery, Thriller

5.7
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Mariam is living a troubled life with her husband Ahmed, suddenly her life turned to a nightmare after she dreams of crimes she discovered that it's a real crime after she wakes up, she decides not to sleep anymore.

Director: Mohamed Gomaa | Stars: Hanan Turk, Fathy Abdel Wahab, Khaled Saleh, Dalia El Behairy

Votes: 367

38. Alf Mabrouk (2009)

115 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.5
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A guy lives the same day over and over and deals with the same events each time which changes the way he looks to his life.

Director: Ahmed Nader Galal | Stars: Ahmad Hilmi, Laila Ezz El Arab, Mahmoud El Feshawy, Mohamed Farraag

Votes: 2,238

39. Asrar el-banaat (2001)

91 min | Drama

5.9
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Graphic portrayal of society's struggle to balance tradition and modernity in modern-day Egypt. "A Girl's Secret" tells the story of sixteen-year-old Yasmeen, whose out-of-wedlock pregnancy... See full summary »

Director: Magdy Ahmed Aly | Stars: Dalal Abdel Aziz, Ezzat Abou Aouf, Maya Sheiha, Sawsan Badr

Votes: 181

40. El-Maslaha (2012)

115 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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A very serious and strict officer goes after a dangerous drug dealer, in an attempt to try and stop the drug and weapon dealing business in the area.

Director: Sandra Nashaat | Stars: Ahmed el-Sakka, Ahmed Ezz, Hanan Turk, Zeina

Votes: 1,104

41. Imm el aroussa (1964)

102 min | Comedy

7.3
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This magnificently madcap comedy classic stars Egyptian film legends Tahiya Karioka and Emad Hamdi as Zeinab and Hussein, overworked parents who get little relief from the never ending ... See full summary »

Director: Atef Salem | Stars: Khayria Ahmed, Samira Ahmed, Taheya Cariocca, Youssef Chaban

Votes: 314

42. Afwah wa araneb (1977)

Comedy, Drama, Family

7.1
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A story discussing the society problem during the seventies due to not having any family planning, also covering main issue of differences between poor society and rich society. This film ... See full summary »

Director: Henry Barakat | Stars: Enas El-Degheidy, Faten Hamama, Ragaa Hussein, Farid Shawqi

Votes: 235

43. Al-Tareek (1964)

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Director: Houssam El-Din Mustafa | Stars: Rushdy Abaza, Shadia, Soad Hosny, Taheya Cariocca

Votes: 55

44. The Ghost (2007)

132 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

6.3
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A guy wakes up in hotel with dead man's body and he can't remember anything. He then finds out that police looking for him.

Director: Amr Arafa | Stars: Ahmed Ezz, Zeina, Mahmoud Abdel-Moghni, Salah Abdallah

Votes: 438

45. Cabaret (2008)

Crime, Drama

6.7
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A terrorist group trying to blow up a nightclub and when a terrorist goes to blow the club finds that there are people who do not deserve death

Director: Sameh Abdulaziz | Stars: Ahmad Bedair, Khaled El-Sawi, Salah Abdallah, Dunya Samir Ghanem

Votes: 383

46. Fi shaket Masr El Gedeeda (2007)

118 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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Yehia (Khaled Abol Naga) rents an apartment in the Heliopolis suburb of Cairo away from his parents' & close to his Banking & stocks investment work company, to discover that the spirit or ... See full summary »

Director: Mohamed Khan | Stars: Ghada Adel, Kal Naga, Ayda Reyad, Youssef Dawood

Votes: 919

47. Khiana mashroaa (2006)

Action, Drama, Thriller

5.5
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In this intriguing and entertaining thriller, Khalid Youssef tells the story of a young, rich man (Hani Salama) who kills his wife and his brother when he finds them in bed together. After ... See full summary »

Director: Khaled Youssef | Stars: Hani Salama, Somaya El Khashab, Mai Ezzidine, Amr Saad

Votes: 375

48. La anam (1957)

127 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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'I Never Sleep' (also called 'Sleepless') is the story of Nadia Lotfi (Faten Hamama), a teenage girl raised by her father after her mother's untimely death. Her lifelong lack of a mother ... See full summary »

Director: Salah Abouseif | Stars: Faten Hamama, Mariem Fakhr El Dine, Omar Sharif, Imad Hamdi

Votes: 196

49. Thartharah fawq al-Nil (1971)

115 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Set against the backdrop of the 1967 Six-Day War, the movie adaptation of Naguib Mahfouz's novel follows the escapist, drug-fuelled riverboat meetings of a group of frustrated Egyptians from various walks of life.

Director: Hussein Kamal | Stars: Adel Adham, Mervat Amin, Magda El-Khatib, Imad Hamdi

Votes: 412

50. Hob el banat (2003)

110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.8
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Three sisters, all of them from different mother, but one father , when the father dies leaving them with a great legacy but not be implemented unless the three met in one house.

Director: Khaled El Hagar | Stars: Layla Olwi, Ashraf Abdel Baqi, Hanan Turk, Hana Shiha

Votes: 475

51. Dam el ghazal (2005)

PG-13 | Drama

5.4
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Amro abd al Galel not joined in this movie you have to correct the name to Amro waked

Director: Mohamed Yassin | Stars: Salah Abdallah, Mahmoud Abdel-Moghni, Amr Abd El-Guelil, Nour El-Sherif

Votes: 686

52. El Farah (2009)

95 min | Drama

6.9
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Zainhum makes fake wedding to regain his money from the guests and during the wedding his mother dies and he has to choose either to continue the wedding or cancel it.

Director: Sameh Abdulaziz | Stars: Salah Abdallah, Sawsan Badr, Mahmoud El Gendy, Maged El Kedwany

Votes: 607

53. Mallaki Iskandariya (2005)

PG | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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Lawyer tries to unveil the mysterious murder and linked emotionally with his Client, and soon the case to reveal more and more surprises.

Director: Sandra Nashaat | Stars: Ahmed Ezz, Ghada Adel, Khaled Saleh, Nour

Votes: 877

54. Awqat faragh (2006)

94 min | Drama

6.9
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A story of young college friends whom are getting lost in their thoughts, trying to find their own path.

Director: Mohammed Moustafa | Stars: Randa El-Behiri, Ahmed Hatem, Amr Abed, Safa

Votes: 407

55. Al assifa (2000)

100 min | Drama

5.5
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This drama from Egyptian filmmaker Khaled Youssef offers Western audiences an unusual perspective on the Gulf War, as a family is torn apart by conflicting personal and political ... See full summary »

Director: Khaled Youssef | Stars: Youssra, Hanan Turk, Hani Salama, Mohamed Nagati

Votes: 159

56. Gana el bian el taly (2001)

Comedy

5.7
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Nader saif eldeen and Afet elsherbiny are two competing Egyptians newspaper reporters who expose the truth but the Channel Manager rejects that for fear of government.

Director: Said Hamed | Stars: Mohamed Henedi, Hanan Turk, Ahmed Khalil, Lotfy Labib

Votes: 789

57. Alrayes Omar Harb (2008)

Action, Crime

5.5
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The amazing story of an ambitious guy 'Khaled' who applies for a dealer vacancy at a casino in Egypt where he gets accepted out of numerous candidates for the job. A job that has changed ... See full summary »

Director: Khaled Youssef | Stars: Khaled Saleh, Hani Salama, Ghada Abdulraziq, Somaya El Khashab

Votes: 345

58. Gawas biqarar gomhory (2001)

Comedy, Drama

5.2
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A young couple , from a poor family are getting married. They decided to invite some celebrities and vip's in their wedding. And the surprise was that the president accepted their ... See full summary »

Director: Khaled Youssef | Stars: Hani Ramzi, Hanan Turk, Hassan Hosny, Sanaa Younes

Votes: 292

59. Kasr El Shawk (1967)

130 min | Drama, History

6.7
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Director: Hassan Al Imam | Stars: Nadia Lutfi, Yehia Chahine, Abdel Moneim Ibrahim, Magda El-Khatib

Votes: 76

60. Kas wa lask (2006)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.0
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After turning thirty, Gmilla's dreams of emigrating abroad have collapsed. She meets Youssef who is also thinking of traveling and they make a pact that they will help each other to ... See full summary »

Director: Hala Khalil | Stars: Fathy Abdel Wahab, Hanan Turk, Sawsan Badr, Sherif Mounir

Votes: 190

61. Raghba Motawahesha (1992)

Not Rated | 110 min | Drama

6.4
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A widow living with her daughter and sister-in-law attempt to forget a scandal committed by her late husband.

Director: Khairy Beshara | Stars: Nadia El Gendy, Mahmood Hemaidah, Hanan Turk, Soheir El-Morshidy

Votes: 1,504

62. Dail el samakah (2003)

120 min | Comedy, Drama

6.0
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The journey of an electricity inspector "Amr Waked" whose job duties obliges him to meet various types and levels of people.

Director: Samir Seif | Stars: Amr Waked, Hanan Turk, Sari Al Nagar, Sawsan Badr

Votes: 188

63. Baad el mawkeaa (2012)

124 min | Drama, History

5.5
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Mahmoud was part of the armed groups coerced by the Egyptian Government which carried out attacks on protestors in Tahir Square the 2nd of February 2011. Since then, Mahmoud has lost his ... See full summary »

Director: Yusri Nasrullah | Stars: Menna Shalabi, Bassem Samra, Nahed El Sebaï, Salah Abdallah

Votes: 420

64. Microphone (II) (2010)

120 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.3
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Khaled returns from USA to his mother's funeral at his hometown: Alexandria, Egypt. He decides to make it a fresh new start even if it meant mending his first love story yet it proved a ... See full summary »

Director: Ahmad Abdullah | Stars: Kal Naga, Yousra El Lozy, Hani Adel, Ahmad Magdy

Votes: 1,163

65. Heliopolis (2009)

96 min | Drama

6.7
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8 characters skew lifelines that never really intersect in the suburb of Heliopolis in Cairo within a frame of time of 24 hours all in a very stagnant state and never achieving goals.

Director: Ahmad Abdullah | Stars: Kal Naga, Yousra El Lozy, Hanan Motawie, Hani Adel

Votes: 530

66. Genenet al asmak (2008)

111 min

6.1
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A 48-hour journey into Modern Cairo following the parallel lives of Youssef and Leila.

Director: Yusri Nasrullah | Stars: Hend Sabry, Amr Waked, Gamil Ratib, Samah Anwar

Votes: 259

67. Halim (2006)

155 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.1
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A biopic of Egyptian singer Abdel-Haleem Hafez (Zaki).

Director: Sharif Arafah | Stars: Ahmad Zaki, Haitham Ahmed Zaki, Ezzat Abou Aouf, Muna Zaki

Votes: 519

68. An el ashq wel hawa (2006)

Drama, Romance

5.7
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Director: Kamlah Abu-Zikri | Stars: Ahmed el-Sakka, Muna Zaki, Menna Shalabi, Magdy Kamel

Votes: 440

69. Mafia (2002)

Action, Romance

6.2
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The movie revolves around the problem of an important principle that has been missing from the minds and hearts of many Egyptian youth nowadays, that is loyalty to the motherland. The movie... See full summary »

Director: Sharif Arafah | Stars: Ahmed el-Sakka, Mostafa Shaaban, Muna Zaki, Ahmed Rizk

Votes: 1,081

70. Africano (2001)

Adventure, Comedy

5.9
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A young ambitious veterinarian and his clumsy brother in-law inherit their uncle's safari theme park in South Africa, and must stop it from shutting down with the help of the uncle's daughter.

Director: Amr Arafa | Stars: Ahmed el-Sakka, Muna Zaki, Hassan Hosny, Ahmed Eid

Votes: 1,077

71. Khaltet Fawzeya (2008)

114 min | Comedy

4.6
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Director: Magdy Ahmed Aly | Stars: Ilham Shaheen, Aida Abdel Aziz, Fathy Abdel Wahab, Ghada Abdulraziq

Votes: 76

72. El-Haya Montaha El-lazza (2005)

145 min | Drama, Romance

5.4
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Hanan has been unhappy due to the passing of her father, while her husband Sharif has been eyeing Ghada, the young daughter of his driver. They are friends with a married couple, Ahmed and ... See full summary »

Director: Manal El Seify | Stars: Hanan Turk, Menna Shalabi, Youry Markady, Zeina

Votes: 83

73. Kalam fel hob (2005)

Comedy

4.0
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Social and romantic movie, tells the story of Nahed and Salma, two girls work in a restaurant. Both are searching for love, but they always fail.

Director: Ali Idrees | Stars: Youssra, Hanan Turk, Amr Waked, Hesham Selim

Votes: 136

74. Harameya fi KG2 (2002)

95 min

5.8
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Two thieves, Hassan and Sebaey, plan to rob the safe in the Kaitby Fortress in Alexandria, but the police capture Sebaey, who asks Hassan to take care of Nesma, his daughter; if he does ... See full summary »

Director: Sandra Nashaat | Stars: Karim Abdel Aziz, Hanan Turk, Maged El Kedwany, Maha Amar

Votes: 467

75. Sarek al-farah (1994)

120 min

7.0
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Ahlam and Shata are destined to marry, but Ahlam loves the handkerchief seller Awad. In 1994 the villagers sing at the top of Mount El-Mokatam: 'A boy and a girl will marry, because Shata ... See full summary »

Director: Daoud Abdel Sayed | Stars: Lucy, Maged El-Masri, Hassan Hosny, Hanan Turk

Votes: 72

76. Asafeer el neel (2009)

115 min | Drama

4.8
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Abd el Rehim , an Egyptian in his late twenties arrives in Cairo coming from a village called Tardah. Proof of his spontaneity : he never knows where the exact size of a piece of land he ... See full summary »

Director: Magdy Ahmed Aly | Stars: Dalal Abdel Aziz, Fathy Abdel Wahab, Abeer Sabry

Votes: 46

77. El Shoq (2011)

135 min | Drama, Horror

6.5
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Director: Khaled El Hagar | Stars: Sawsan Badr, Ruby, Ahmed Azmi, Maryhan

Votes: 81

78. El Watar (2010)

Crime

6.7
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A mysterious murder involves a violinist (Maysa), but the police officer (Seleem) manages to decipher the crime. The movie studies the female inter-sibling undercurrent competition, when for example they approach one man for his love.

Director: Magdy El Hawary | Stars: Ghada Adel, Sawsan Badr, Ahmed El-Saadany, Arwa Gouda

Votes: 148