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The Blue Elephant (2014)

Not Rated | | Drama, Horror, Mystery | 28 July 2014 (Egypt)
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

Writer:

Ahmed Mourad
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Cast

Credited cast:
Karim Abdel Aziz ... Dr. Yehia Rashed
Khaled El-Sawi ... Sherif Al Kordy / Na'el / El Ma'mon (as Khaled El Sawy)
Nelly Karim ... Lobna
Muhammad Mamdooh ... Dr. Sameh
Lebleba ... Dr. Safaa
Shirin Redha ... Deega (as Sherin Reda)
Dareen Haddad Dareen Haddad ... Maya
Gamil Barsoum Gamil Barsoum ... Sayyed
Muhammad Abu Al Wafa Muhammad Abu Al Wafa ... Mohsin
Feras Said Feras Said ... Awni
Mohamed Shahin Mohamed Shahin ... Shaker
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sahar Abdulhameed Sahar Abdulhameed ... Mervat
Yasser Ali Maher Yasser Ali Maher ... Dr. Kilany
Mohamed Abdel Azim Mohamed Abdel Azim ... Taxi Driver
Galal El Ashari Galal El Ashari
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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 to help his friend he finds himself going down the rabbit hole. Written by Anonymous.

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Not Rated

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Trivia

There are many scenes in the novel that are not mentioned in the movie. See more »

Goofs

When Yehia goes to the hospital for the second time and enters his office we see him writing with his left hand. In the next shot we see him writing with his right hand. See more »

Quotes

Sherif Al Kordy: What is it? What happened? Am I not supposed to Burn?
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Connections

Referenced in The Blue Elephant 2 (2019) See more »

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the best movie in Egypt in the last 4 years
16 August 2014 | by moh_94See all my reviews

i really loved the movie i have read the novel about 2 years ago and i was waiting for the movie to come up i thought i am gonna get disappointed from the movie because this type of movie never been done in Egypt and the crew is young but there was one insuring thing that Ahmed mourad whose gonna write the movie it was excellent really enjoyed the movie and the length of the movie is perfect its filled with thriller and makes you think what is gonna to happened next takes your attention you wanna listen to every word so focused in it really it gives example to producers that good script and good stories always succeed. the best movie in the last 4years in Egypt.


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Country:

Egypt

Language:

Arabic

Release Date:

28 July 2014 (Egypt) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Cairo, Egypt

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Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$695,436
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