My Life Is the Price (1961) - (Hoda Soltan) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster for the 1961 Hassan Al Imam film My Life is the Price AKA Life is Like That based on a story by Hassan Al Imam, screenplay and dialogue by Mohammad Osman and starring Hoda Soltan. Plot summary: A rich man named Gaber [Hussein Riad] met a young woman named Soad [Hoda Soltan] towards whom he could not express his feelings because her husband Dr. Hussein [Ahmed Mazhar] kept getting in the way. The woman did not seem as if she would be easy to seduce so Gaber sent her husband abroad on a mission to distract him. He then tried to get close to her but she would not allow it; he sent the couple a will leaving a large sum of money to a son from another woman. When Dr. Hussein heard about this he separated from his wife. Soad decided to avenge the damage that had been done to her reputation. She went to court and presented medical evidence her husband was impotent.
Cast and crew: Hassan Al Imam, Hoda Soltan, Ahmad Mazhar, Hussein Riad, Tewfik El Dekn, Zouzou Nabil, Nagwa Fouad, Abdel Aziz Fahmy, Nahed Samir, Hamed Morsi, Ragaa Hussein
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