A Kiss in the Night (1959) - (Hind Rostom) Egyptian one-sheet
Shown here is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Khalil to promote the 1959 100-minute Mohamed Abdel Gawad black-and-white film A Kiss in the Night [qabbelni fil-zalam] starring Hind Rostom based on story, screenplay and dialogue by Mohammed Abdel Gawad with cinematography by Klelio. Plot summary: Aziz married an aristocratic girl named Lola, but they soon soon had a disagreement that ended in divorce. Lola's father Abdel Hamid lost his wallet containing money and important papers. Hussein found it and returned it to him intact despite his proverty, then he refused the money Abdel Hamid offered him as a reward. Lola began courting him so she could forget her life with Aziz and she asked him to work for her to keep her from going back to her husband. Then she backed off, but Hussein remained interested. Abdel Hamid saw Hussein's honesty and dedication to his work. Lola decided to behave as if Hussein was her husband but she had an episode of jealousy when he got close to her cousin. Over time Lola became sure of her feelings and her love for Hussein, and her father Abdel Hamid agreed to let her marry him.
Cast and crew: Hind Rostom, Shukry Sarhan, Hassan Fayek, Abdel Alim Khattab, Khayria Ahmed, Laila Taher, Mohamed Abdel Gawad, Klelio, Mohamed Osman, Klelio, Mohamed Al-Dafrawy, Rafiet al-Shal, Naim Mostafa, Mohamed Abaza, Hend Farghali, Mohammad Shawqi, Abdel Moneim Ismail, Fathia Ali, Samir Shadid