The Heroes (1974) - (Farid Shawqi) Undated rerelease Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Walid Wahig for the 1974 Houssam El-Din Mustafa film The Heroes written by Mohamed Abu Youssef and starring Farid Shawqi as Saber. Plot summary: Four thieves break into a house and rob it, then kill the owner, his wife and his daughter. The son Ahmed [Ahmed Ramzy] is unharmed because he is hiding under a bed. When Ahmed grows up to become a karate champion he decides to take revenge on his family's killers after Saber, who was unjustly convicted of the crime, is released from prison. The tagline in red at the top of the poster says this is "the first Egyptian karate film."
Cast and crew: Farid Shawqi, Ahmed Ramzy, Houssam El-Din Mustafa, Ghassan Mattar, Ibrahim Saleh, Abdalaziz Abu Allel, Ali Ezz Eldein, Mona Gabr, Qadreya Kamel, Tawfiq Al Kurdi, Eskandar Mansy, Kamal Sarhan, Mohamed Sobeih, El Tokhy Tawfik, Farouk Youssef