Sunday, July 23, 2017

Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) - (Bob Hoskins) Egyptian one-sheet

Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) - (Bob Hoskins) Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Sami and al-Thaghr Khamis for the 1988 Robert Zemeckis film Who Framed Roger Rabbit based on the 1988 novel of the same title by Gary K. Wolf, screenplay by Jeffrey Price and Peter S. Seaman and starring Bob Hoskins as Eddie Valiant. Plot summary: Toon star Roger Rabbit [voiced by Charles Fleischer] hires detective Eddie Valiant to check up on his wife Jessica, whom he suspects of playing around. Roger himself soon becomes a murder suspect.

Cast and crew: Sami, Gary K. Wolf, Jeffrey Price, Peter S. Seaman, Robert Zemeckis, Gary K. Wolf, Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy, Charles Fleischer, Stubby Kaye, Alan Tilvern, Richard LeParmentier, Lou Hirsch, Betsy Brantley, Joel Silver, Paul Springer, Richard Ridings, Edwin Craig, Lindsay Holiday, Mike Edmonds



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My Daughter and the Jackal ابنتي والذئب (Shams El-Barudy) - (1986) Egyptian one-sheet

My Daughter and the Jackal (1986) - (Shams El-Barudy) Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Abdel Rahman for the 1986 Said Tantawi film My Daughter and the Jackal based on screenplay and dialogue by Mahmoud Abouzayd and Sabry Ezzat and starring Shams El-Barudy as Azhar. Plot summary: Azhar suffered because of the actions of her rebellious son. On the other hand Mostafa [Hassan Youssef] had an unspoken love for her. Youssef [Nour El-Sherif] also courted her. Azhar did not reveal her secret and simply observed the situation at a mansion belonging to her aunt [Naima Wasfy]. She discovered that Mostafa was working there and was planning to court her. She also rebuffed his attentions.

Cast and crew: Said Tantawi, Kamal Korayem, Abdel Moneim Ibrahim, Shams El-Barudy, Nour El-Sherif, Hassan Youssef, Mahmoud El-Meliguy, Said Tantawi, Safia El Emari, Amira, Mohammed Tawfik, Naima Wasfy, Mahmoud Abdel Aziz, Kamal Korayem, Abdel Rahim Abu Aouf, Mahmoud Abouzayd, Sabry Ezzat



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No Time for Tears لا وقت للدموع (Naglaa Fathy) - (1976) Egyptian one-sheet

No Time for Tears (1976) - (Naglaa Fathy) Egyptian one-sheet

This isa 27" x39" Egyptian poster designed byGasour and Abdel Aziz for the 1976 Nader Galal film No Time for Tears based on a story by Rizq Helmy, screenplay by Rizq Helmy and Abdel Hay Adib and starring Naglaa Fathy as Azza. Plot summary: Azza is a dancer who falls in love with an Egyptian army officer named Amr [Hussein Fahmy] and promises to marry him. When she hears he has been killed, she immerses herself dancing in Cairo's nightclubs to pay expenses and cope with her grief; she is shocked and confused when Amr unexpectedly turns up alive and well. She does not know where to begin.

Cast and crew: Naglaa Fathy, Rizq Helmy, Abdel Hay Adib, Hussein Fahmy, Nader Galal, Mahmoud Nasr, Nour El-Sherif, Mahmoud El-Meliguy, Amina Rizk, Hussein El-Sherbini, Ehsan Sherif, Ahmed Abaza, Mohamed Shawky, Safia El Emari



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The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) - (Michael Rennie) US half-sheet reprint

The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) - (Michael Rennie) US half-sheet reprint

This is a 22" x 33.5" reprint of a half-sheet poster for the 1951 Robert Wise film The Day the Earth Stood Still based on a story by Harry Bates, screenplay by Edmund H. North and starring Michael Rennie as Klaatu. Plot summary: Klaatu, an alien from a planet 250 million miles away, lands on an American baseball diamond in Washington D.C. with his robot Gort [Lock Martin] just after the end of World War II. He wants to make it known to the people that their warlike ways are no longer tolerable now that they have begun developing atomic energy.

Cast and crew: Robert Wise, Edmund H. North, Harry Bates, Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe, Sam Jaffe, Billy Gray, Frances Bavier, Lock Martin



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Monday, July 17, 2017

Congo (1995) - (Dylan Walsh) Egyptian one-sheet

Congo (1995) - (Dylan Walsh) Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 26.5" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Morteda Anise for the 1995 Frank Marshall film Congo based on the 1980 Michael Crichton novel of the same title, screenplay by John Patrick Stanley and starring Laura Linney as Dr. Karen Ross. Plot summary: Dr. Karen Ross goes on an expedition to the African Congo to try to find her fiancee Charles Travis, [Bruce Campbell] who has disappeared there while looking for a source of diamonds for use as communications transmitters.

Cast and crew: Tim Curry, John Patrick Shanley, Dylan Walsh, Frank Marshal, Michael Crichton, Ernie Hudson, Grant Heslov, Joe Don Baker, Lola Noh, Mary Ellen Trainor, Misty Rosas, Stuart Pankin, Carolyn Seymour, Romy Rosemont, James Karen, Bill Pugin, Lawrence T. Wrentz



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A Woman with a Bad Reputation امراة سيئة السمعة (Shams El-Barudy) - (1973) Egyptian one-sheet

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A Woman with a Bad Reputation (1973) - (Shams El-Barudy) Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Wahib Fahmy for the 1973 Henry Barakat film A Woman with a Bad Repuation based on story, screenplay and dialogue by Mamdou El Leithy and starring Shams El-Barudy as Henaa. Plot summary: Henaa and Kamal Shukry [Youssef Chaban] got married, but then he made her compromise her principles to help him fulfill his ambitions. He introduced her to his manager Saafan, [Imad Hamdi] who rewarded Kamal by making him company sales manager. Henaa soon became a prostitute selling her body to get promotions. Henaa met her old boyfriend Ahmed Fouad [Mahmoud Yassine] but she did not tell him about the way she had been behaving with Saafan. She promised Ahmed she would ask Kamal for a divorce so she could marry him.

Cast and crew: Shams El-Barudy, Mamdouh El Leithy, Henry Barakat, Mahmoud Yassine, Imad Hamdi, Hesham Wadid Serri, Mamdouh El Leithy, George Sidhum, Salah Nazmi, Nagwa Fouad, Youssef Chaban



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The Hunger الجوع (Soad Hosny) - (1986) Egyptian one-sheet

The Hunger (1986) - (Soad Hosny) Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Abdel Ghani for the 1986 Ali Badrakhan film The Hunger based on characters developed by Naguib Mahfouz, screenplay by Esam Ali and Ali Badrakhan and starring Soad Hosny as Zubaida. Plot summary: This film is a remake of the 1986 Houssam El-Din Mustafa epic film The Racketeers [al-harafish]. In the year 1886 Farag Al-Gebali [Mahmoud Abdel Aziz] worked as a wagon driver to support his mother. He was married to Zeinab [Soad Hosny]. His brother Gaber [Abdel Aziz Makhyoun] worked as a blacksmith and married the poor girl Zubeida [Sanaa Younes] after the death of the thug who had raped her during a brawl among the neighborhood gangs. The people of the neighborhood appointed Farag as their main tough guy but he snubbed them after his marriage to a wealthy woman, [Youssra] moving into her mansion and running her agency. The nile subsided, the rains did not come, famine began, the people became poor and the merchants played their games because they feared their stocks would be raided when the people became hungrier and prices went up. Farag exploited the famine in Cairo by hoarding grain. He broke all his old promises and made a pact with the rich that the tough guy had to side with the nobility. Zubaida led the racketeers against Farag who was killed, and appointed her husband Gaber as the new tough guy, but Gaber refused and advised them to rely on themselves. The revolution became collective with Zubaida's help.

Cast and crew: Soad Hosny, Abdel Ghani, Youssra, Mahmoud Abdel Aziz, Abdel Aziz Makhyoun, Esam Ali, Aly Badrakhan, Sanaa Younes, Souraya Helmy, Naguib Mahfouz, Mostafa Moharram, Mahmoud Abdelsamie, Youssra, Samiha Tawfiq, Sayed Sadek, Hafez Amin, Ahmed Abu Abih, Said Tarabeek, Hanan Soleyman, Adel Awad, Randa, Naim Esa, Othman Abdul Menem, Youssef Abid, Ibrahim Hussein, Mohamed Tarabeek, Abdelhay Ezzat, Abdel Ghany Naser, Fathy Ibrahim, Sayed Salem, Adel Abulgheit, Madiha Youssri



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My Wife the Director General مراتي مدير عام (Shadia) - (1966) Egyptian one-sheet

My Wife, the Director General (1966) - (Shadia) Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster for the 1966 Fatin Abdel Wahab film My Wife the Director General written by Abdel Hamid Gouda El Sahhar and Saad Eldin Wahba and starring Shadia as Esmat. Plot summary: Hussein Omar [Salah Zulfikar] was surprised when his wife Esmat was made director general of the construction company where he was working. He concealed his marriage to the director general but he was forced to admit it later when friction developed between them over trivialities. Esmat tried to have a new honeymoon with her husband, while her husband asked for a transfer to her department so he could be a witness to the value of her work.

Cast and crew: Fatin Abdel Wahab, El-Deif Ahmed, Shadia, Salah Zulfikar, Fatin Abdel Wahab, Mahmoud Fahmy, Tewfik El Dekn, Shafik Noureddin, Youssef Chaban, Kariman, Adel Imam, Abdel Hamid Gouda El Sahar, Saad Eldin Wahba



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Thursday, July 13, 2017

The White Sheik (R1970) - (dir: Fellini) Czech film poster

(1994) - (Rena Owen) Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 22" x 32" Czech poster designed by Karel Vaka for a 1970 rerelease of the 1952 Federico Fellini film The White Sheik based on a story by Michelangelo Antonioni, Federico Fellini and Tullio Pinelli, screenplay by Federico Fellini and Tullio Pinelli and starring Alberto Sordi as Fernando Rivoli, The White Sheik. Plot summary: Wanda Giardino Cavalli [Brunella Bovo] slips away on her wedding night for a rendezvous with her photonovel idol, the White Sheik, so she can show him one of her paintings. Her new husband Ivan [Leopoldo Trieste] is perplexed by her disappearance and goes looking for her in the streets of Rome.

Cast and crew: Federico Fellini, Karel Vaca, Michelangelo Antonioni, Tullio Pinelli, Ennio Flaino, Alberto Sordi, Brunella Bovo, Leopoldo Trieste, Giulietta Masina, Ernesto Almirante, Lilia Landi, Fanny Marchio, Gina Maschetti, Jole Silvani, Enzo Maggio, Anna Primula, Mimo Billi, Armando Libianchi, Ugo Attanasio, Giulio Moreschi



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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The Human Stain (2003) - (Anthony Hopkins) Egyptian one-sheet

The Human Stain (2003) - (Anthony Hopkins) Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 26.5" x 38" Egyptian poster for the 2003 Robert Benton film The Human Stain based on the 2000 Philip Roth novel of the same title, screenplay by Nicholas Meyer and starring Anthony Hopkins as Coleman Silk. Plot summary: Coleman Silk is a respected classics professor with skeletons in his closet that are about to be pulled out into the open by writer Nathan Zuckerman [Gary Sinise].

Cast and crew: Anthony Hopkins, Philip Roth, Nicholas Meyer, Robert Benton, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris, Gary Sinise, Wentworth Miller, Jacinda Barrett, Harry Lennix, Clark Gregg, Anna Deavere Smith, Lizan Mitchell, Kerry Washington, Phyllis Newman, Margo Martindale, Ron Canada, Mili Avital



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Planet of the Apes (2001) - (dir: Tim Burton) Egyptian one-sheet

Planet of the Apes (2001) - (dir: Tim Burton) Egyptian one-sheet

This isa 26" x38" Egyptian one-sheet poster for the 2001 Tim Burton film Planet of the Apes based on the 1963 novel of the same title by Pierre Boulle and starring Mark Wahlberg as Captain Leo Davidson. Plot summary: Astronaut Leo Davidson is unexpectedly rerouted through a cosmic wormhole and lands on a planet where the human race is ruled by talking apes.

Cast and crew: Pierre Boulle, William Broyles Jr., Lawrence Konner, Mark Rosenthal, Tim Burton, Mark Wahlberg, Helena Bonham Carter, Paul Giamatti, Kris Kristofferson, Tim Roth, Michael Clarke Duncan, Estalla Warren, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, David Warner, Erick Avari, Lucas Elliot Eberi, Evan Parke, Glenn Shadix, Freda Foh Shen, Chris Ellis



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And Love Returned و عاد .. الحب (Samia Gamal) - (1961) Egyptian one-sheet

And Love Returned (1961) - (Samia Gamal) Egyptian one-sheet

This 1960 Egyptian black-and-white film was directed by Fatin Abdel Wahab, screenplay by Mohamed Abu Youssef, dialogue by Amin Yussef Ghurab, cinematography Aly Hassan; it tells the story of a cabaret dancer in Alexandria named Leila [Samia Gamal]. Many of the customers liked her but she resisted their offers of marriage and requests that she become their mistress. She had one importunate pursuer named Hamada [Ahmed Mazhar] whom she always resisted. He was shocked when she married another man named Abbas [Mahmoud El-Meliguy], with whom she ran the cabaret after they were married. Hamada, shocked and disappointed, disappeared. Then Abbas apparently died in a fire on his boat. Hamada returned and this time she accepted him. Abbas, who had not actually died, came back and tried to separate them but could not do so.

Cast and crew: Samia Gamal, Ahmed Mazhar, Fatin Abdel Wahab, Mahmoud El-Meliguy, Mohamed Reda, Mohammed Tawfik, Said Khalil, Souraya Fakhry, Mohamed Badreddine, Mohamed Abu Youssef, Amin Yousseff Ghurab, Aly Hassan



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Saturday, July 8, 2017

The Jackal (1977) - (Bruce Willis) Egyptian one-sheet

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The Jackal (1997) - (Bruce Willis) Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 26.5" x 38" Egyptian poster for the 1997 Michael Caton-Jones film The Jackal AKA The Day of the Jackal based on screen story and screenplay by Chuck Pfarrer and starring Bruce Willis as The Jackal. Plot summary: In Moscow the FBI and the Russian MVD are working together pursuing multiple international suspects including The Jackal, who has been hired to hit a high-profile American target.

Cast and crew: Chuck Pfarrer, Richard Gere, Bruce Willis, Sidney Poitier, Michael Caton-Jones, Kenneth Ross, Diane Venora, Mathilda May, J.K. Simmons, Richard Lineback, John Cunningham, Jack Black, Tess Harper, Leslie Phillips, Tess Harper, Stephen Spinella, Sophie Okonedo, David Hayman, Steve Bassett



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The Nightingale Has Lips الكروان له شفايف (Soheir Ramzy) - (1976) Egyptian one-sheet

The Nightingale Has Lips (1976) - (Soheir Ramzy) Egyptian one-sheet

Pictured is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Hassan Mazhar Gasour to promote the 1976 109-minute Hassan Al Imam color film The Nightingale Has Lips [al-kerwan luh shafayef] starring Soheir Ramzy based on a story by Roget Lahont, screenplay and dialogue by Hassan Al Imam and cinematography by Wahid Farid. Plot summary: Hussein [Samir Sabri] and Qasem [Youssef Chaban] worked with Kerwan, [Soheir Ramzy] the female star of a dance troupe. The troupe fell heavily into debt and there was a breakup. Afterwards there was a false murder accusation and an incident of marital infidelity, followed by a resumption of what had gone before.

Cast and crew: Hassan Al Imam, Roget Lahont, Imad Hamdi, Soheir Ramzy, Nabila Ebeid, Naima Al Soghayar, Youssef Chaban, Abu Bakr Ezzat, Hayat Kandeel, Samir Sabri, Enaam Salousa, Wahid Farid, Robab, Farouq Naguib, Walid Tewfiq, Enaam Salousa



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There Is a Man in Our House في بيتنا رجل (Omar Sharif) - (1961) Egyptian one-sheet

There Is a Man in OUr House (1961) - (Omar Sharif) Egyptian one-sheet

Pictured is an original 27" x 39" Egyptian one-sheet movie poster designed to promote the 1961 153-minute Henry Barakat black-and-white film There is a Man in Our House [fi baitina ragol] starring Omar Sharif based on a story by Ihsan Abd al-Qudus with screenplay by Youssef Issa and Henry Barakat, dialogue by Youssef Issa and cinematography by Hesham Wadid Serri. Plot summary: Ibrahim [Omar Sharif] assassinates the prime minister who has been collaborating with the imperialists, then asks his friend Mohey [Hassan Youssef] to hide him. Mohey's father does not welcome the fugitive, but his sisters are happy to help Ibrahim contact his political friends. Ibrahim eventually rejoins the rebellion in Egypt and is killed in an attack on a British base. This film is on film critic Ahmad Al-Hadari's 2007 list of the 100 most important Egyptian films.

Cast and crew: Zubaida Tharwat, Henry Barakat, Ihsan Abd al-Qudus, Rushdy Abaza, Omar Sharif, Zahrat El-Ola, Hassan Youssef, Tewfik El Dekn, Hesham Wadid Serri, Hussein Riad, Nahed Samir, Abdel Khalek Saleh, Youssef Chaban, Abdel Moneim Bassioni



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King of Kong Island (1968) - (Brad Harris) Egyptian one-sheet

King of Kong Island (1968) - (Brad Harris) Style A Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Abdel Ghani for the 1968 Roberto Mauri AKA Robert Morris film King of Kong Island AKA Jungla 2000 AKA Eva, la Venere selvaggia based on a story by Ralph Zucker and Walter Brandi, screenplay by Roberto Mauri and starring Brad Harris as Burt Dawson. Plot summary: Eva [Esmeralda Barros] is a half-naked jungle girl known locally as the "sacred monkey" who has been raised in the forests of Kenya by wild gorillas. Albert Muller [Marc Lawrence] is a mad scientist experimenting with large apes hoping to transform them into his submissive bodyguards and military fighters by surgically implanting radio transmitters into their brains. Burt Dawson is a mercenary adventurer who goes into the jungle looking for his friend Diana [Ursula Davis] after her abduction by gorillas.

Cast and crew: Roberto Mauri, Robert Morris, Abdel Ghani, Brad Harris, Paul Carter, Jim Clay, Esmeralda Barros, Marc Lawrence, Adriana Alben, Mark Farran, Paulo Mogalotti, Aldo Cecconi, Mario Donatone, Miles Mason, Gino Turini, Ursula Davis, Gianni Pulone



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Bugsy Malone (1976) - (Scott Baio) Egyptian one-sheet

Bugsy Malone (1976) - (Scott Baio) Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Abdel Rahman for the 1976 British-American children's musical Bugsy Malone written and directed by Alan Parker, music by Paul Williams and starring Scott Baio as Bugsy and Jodie Foster as Tallulah. Plot summary: Using a cast of child actors with adult voices dubbing the songs, this film set in New York and Chicago tells a story about the gangsters of the 1920-1931 prohibition era. The gangster firearms and machineguns are replaced with ice cream-shooting "splurge guns."

Cast and crew: Alan Parker, Paul Williams, Abdel Rahman, Scott Baio, Florrie Dugger, Jodie Foster, John Cassisi, Martin Lev, Paul Murphy, Sheridan Earl Russell, Albin Jenkins, Paul Chirelstein, Andrew Paul, Davidson Knight, Michael Jackson, Jeff Stevenson, Peter Holder, Donald Waugh



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