Night and its Treachery (1989) - (Nour El-Sherif) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster for the 1989 Ashraf Fahmy film The Night and its Treachery based on a story by Naguib Mahfouz, screenplay by Ahmed Saleh and starring Nour El-Sherif as Salah. Plot summary: The attorney Mohseb who had sold his conscience hired a petty thief named Salah to steal critical documents from the storage of one of the owners of a company to get information about some of the important persons who were working with the company. The attorney sensed Salah's power and got rid of him through another thief named Shaqroun, who carried out the attorney's plan to drop Salah and get him imprisoned, then to get the better of Shaqroun's wife Senia to divide the spoils from the betrayal. When Salah got out of prison he decided to take revenge against the attorney Mohseb, his friend Shaqaroun and his wife Senia, but he died before he could carry out the plan.
Cast and crew: Naguib Mahfouz, Ashraf Fahmy, Safia El Emari, Nour El-Sherif, Mahmoud Yassine, Shahira, Ahmed Rateb, Salah El-Saadany, Ahmed Saleh, Abdel Moneim Bahnassy, Naima Al Soghayara, Shawqy Shamekh, Ahmed Ghanem