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Shabab emraa (1956)

A young man from the country arrives in Cairo to finish his education. His landlady, a widow and successful businesswoman in the quarter of the Citadel, seduces him. Although she teaches ... See full summary »

Directors:

Salah Abouseif, Ahmed El-Sabawy (as Ahmed El-Sabaawi) | 1 more credit »

Writers:

Salah Abouseif (screenplay), Sayid Bidir | 2 more credits »
1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Taheya Cariocca ... Shafaat
Shukry Sarhan
Shadyah ... (as Shadia)
Abdel Waress Assar Abdel Waress Assar ... (as Abdel Warith Assir)
Seraj Munir Seraj Munir
Ferdoos Mohammed Ferdoos Mohammed ... Mother
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Abdelmonem Basiony Abdelmonem Basiony
Abbas El Daly Abbas El Daly
Suleiman El-Guindy Suleiman El-Guindy
Mary Ezzeddin Mary Ezzeddin
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Storyline

A young man from the country arrives in Cairo to finish his education. His landlady, a widow and successful businesswoman in the quarter of the Citadel, seduces him. Although she teaches him much about life she also makes him forget his obligations to his family, his studies, even his religion. When he tries to put her aside she attempts to force him to give up everything in which he believes. Written by Mahmoud A. Taher and Mohamed Osama

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Country:

Egypt

Language:

Arabic

Release Date:

9 January 1956 (Egypt) See more »

Also Known As:

A Woman's Youth See more »

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Mono
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