War Profiteer (1947) - (Bechara Wakim) Egyptian film program
This is a 5" x 6" 8-page Egyptian film program for the 1947 Niazi Mostafa film War Profiteer written by Abu Seoud El-Ibiary and starring Bechara Wakim as Hassanein. After the end of World War II, to compensate for lost war revenues some wealthy traders took to bribing government employees so they could get cheap goods for resale at high prices. The daughter of one of the war profiteers fell in love with a poor man. The war profiteer tried to buy off his daughter's love, but the boy refused and the trader had to agree to the marriage.
Cast and crew: Bechara Wakim, Niazi Mostafa, Kamal Al-Shennawi, Elham Hussein, Abu Seoud El-Ibiary, Hassan Fayek, Aziz Osman, Marie Monib, Leila Fawzi, Fathia Shahin, Farag al-Nahas, Hager Hamdi, Farid Shawqi, Mohammad Kamal al-Masri