• The Emigrant (1994)

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Release Date: 1994

DVD Release Date: June 1st, 2004

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 8 min

Plot Summary
In this retelling of Joseph's life with an Egyptian twist, the descendant of Abraham is known as Ram, a man leading a nomadic life and dreaming of studying in Egypt. Ram (Khaled El Nabaoui) and his brothers travel across the Sinai Desert, after which his brothers decide to sell him to a man who takes him to Thebes, Egypt. There, he meets military leader Amihar (Mahmoud Hemida) and his wife (Yousra), who lusts after Ram. He must deal with her advances and with Amihar's plans to obtain power.

Cast: Khaled Nabawy, Yousra , Safia el-Emari, Hanan al-Torki, Ahmed Bedeir, Seif Abdel-Rahman, Amr Abd El-Guelil, Mahmoud Hemida

Director: Youssef Chahine

Genres: Drama