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The Flirtation of Girls (1949)
"Ghazal al-banat" (original title)

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Hamam is a poor Arabic language teacher who gets sacked from a girls' elementary school for not being able to control mischievous students. He feels pessimistic about everything in life,but... See full summary »

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Naguib Al Rihani ...
Laila Mourad ...
Anwar Wagdi ...
Mahmoud El-Meliguy ...
Suleiman Naguib ...
Abdel Waress Assar ...
Youssef Wahby ...
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Stephan Rosti ...
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Zeinat Sedki ...
Anwar's girlfriend
Mohamed Abdel Wahab ...
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Farid Shawqi ...
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Said Abu Bakr ...
Suleiman
Ferdoos Mohammed ...
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Hamam is a poor Arabic language teacher who gets sacked from a girls' elementary school for not being able to control mischievous students. He feels pessimistic about everything in life,but his freind,an employee working for a pasha finds him a job as a private teacher for his only daughter Laila in order to help her pass an exam. Laila treats Hamam like a friend and helps him to appreciate life and enjoy its qualities,and the man soon is drawn to her. Written by Anonymous

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