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Chafika et Metwal (1979)

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

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Soad Hosny
Ahmed Zaki
Mahmoud Abdel Aziz
Ahmed Mazhar
Gamil Ratib
Mahmoud El Guindi
Ahmed Bedir
Abdel Waress Assar
Younes Shalaby
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Back in 1860s, in rural Egypt, where family, youth & prettiness struggle against money & power...

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