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The Message (1976)

Al-risâlah (original title)
The story of prophet "Muhammad" and the delivery of the message of God "Allah."

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Moustapha Akkad
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Abdallah Gheith Abdallah Gheith ... Hamza
Mona Wassef Mona Wassef ... Hind (as Mouna Wasef)
Hamdy Gheith ... Abu Sofyan (as Hamdi Ghayth)
Ali Achmed Taram Ali Achmed Taram ... Bilal
Mahmoud Said Mahmoud Said ... Khalid
Ahmed Marei Ahmed Marei ... Zaid
Mohamed Larbi Mohamed Larbi ... Ammar
Ronald Chenery Ronald Chenery ... Mosaab
Michael Godfrey ... Barra
Mohammed Tawfik Mohammed Tawfik ... Toothless Man
Habib Ageli Habib Ageli ... Hudayfa
George Camiller ... Waleed
Mounir Maasri Mounir Maasri ... Jaafar
Bruno Barnabe Bruno Barnabe ... Umaya
John Humphry John Humphry ... Ubada
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The story of prophet "Muhammad" and the delivery of the message of God "Allah."

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The story of Islam


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Country:

Libya | Morocco | Egypt | Saudi Arabia

Language:

Arabic | English | Hindi

Release Date:

19 December 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Al-Risalah See more »

Filming Locations:

Libya See more »

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Sound Mix:

70 mm 6-Track (70 mm prints)| Mono (35 mm prints)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

It took 4 and a half months to build the ancient city of Mecca. See more »

Quotes

Hamza: Your force is your cruelty.
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Referenced in The Making of an Epic: Mohammad Messenger of God (1976) See more »

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Magnificent movie
28 October 2000 | by MYSSee all my reviews

The movie is directed by Mustapha Akkad one of the pioneering Arabic directors, and to me that is enough. The story of Islam put in its best form on motion picture. I recommend this movie to every one of all ages; especially people that would like to know or get a better understanding of haw the religion of Islam started.


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