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A father frustrated by bureaucracy and his personal troubles is mistakenly accused of being a terrorist. He decides to take on the role and proceeds to take hostages. This comedy starring Adel Imam tackles the theme of corruption and is often cited as the most popular Egyptian film of all time, as well as one of the best.

  • Fiction
  • Égypte
  • 1992 | 105 min. | Colour
  • Language : Arabic
  • Subtitles : English
Cast & Crew
Wahid Hamid
Ashraf Abdel Baqi
Ahmed Rateb
Kamal Al-Shennawi
Adel Imam
Esam Imam
Sherif Arafa
Egypt, 1960
1982 Graduate Higher Institute of Cinema Cairo
1985 Alaqzam Kademon (first film)
1988 El Daraga El Talta
1991 Allaeb ma’a Alkebar
1995 Toyour elzalam
1996 El Noom fi el Asal
1998 Edhak el soura tetla helwa
1999 Aboud ala el hedoud

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