WorldCat Identities

Ḥamdī, ʻImād -1984

Overview
Works: 57 works in 96 publications in 2 languages and 489 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Social problem films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Musical films  War films  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about ʻImād Ḥamdī
 
Most widely held works by ʻImād Ḥamdī
Thartharah fawqa al-Nīl Adrift on the Nile( Visual )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in Arabic and English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drama protrays the decadent life of a group of middle-aged, hedonistic friends on a houseboat in Cairo on the eve of the 1967 war with Israel
Mother of the bride by ʻAbd al-Ḥamīd Jūdah Saḥḥār( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Arabic and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This hugely popular family comedy is a delightful film about a father of a large family who wants to throw a presentable wedding party for his daughter. A classic full of funny situations about marriage, children and first love. Explores Egyptian courtship and marriage customs of the 1960s via a very entertaining story
Lā anām Nuit sans lendemain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Arabic and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1950s, this film tells the story of a spoiled upper class girl who is raised by her father and who is jealous of any happiness her father finds with other women
Ayna ʻaqlī Where's my mind?( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in Arabic and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A masterpiece for the late writer Ihsan Abdel Kodous about Aida and Tawfik, both suffering from a past experience. Tawfik started to drive Aida crazy after she told him about her love story with her ex-fiance Sherif who died and whom she lost her virginity with. Suddenly Tawfik, with an Eastern mentality, revolts on Aida trying to regain his lost pride. When Aida calls Dr. Zohdy, the psychiatry, in an attempt to cure Tawfik, Dr. Zohdy finds out that Tawfik is suffering from a dreadful sexual encounter since he was a child and that [is] what led him to try to destroying himself and his marriage life"--Container
Amīrah-- ḥubbī anā( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical film about Amīrah, a young woman who is working to support her family. When she meets and falls in love with Majdī, an high ranking employee in the company, both of their lives change's forever
Wā Islāmāh( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in Arabic and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Historic tale ... [of] when the Mamlouks ruled Egypt. The heir to their throne is chased out of the country by the invading Tartars and struggles to regain her throne, protect her country and find her long lost love."--Container
Imraʼah sayyiʼat al-sumʻah( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in Arabic and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A wife ... has to have a relationship with her husband's boss so he can get ahead in his career. The plan is jeopardized once she meets her first love again ..."--Container
al-Ḍaḥāyā The victims( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Arabic and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an inmate in a girls prison accuses Dr. Essmat, the staff psychologist, of molesting her, he finds his job imperiled
al-Muhimm al-ḥubb Love is what counts( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Arabic and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shahinaz is a reckless and alcoholic girl who gets treated by Dr. Fekry who unexpectedly had to travel, so he leaves Shahinaz in the care of the nurse Fahmy and warns him to keep her calm at all times. When Fahmy gets caught between Shahinaz's attraction to him and his love for his fiancéeNea'na'a, he adheres to Shahinaz's will and marry her. After many comic situations between Fahmy, Shahinaz and Nea'na'a, Dr. Fekry returns from his travel and the truth is revealed"--Container
Wadāʻā yā gharāmī Farewell my love( Visual )

3 editions published in 1951 in Arabic and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young lovers plan to marry, but when he is called up into the army, they lose touch with one another. Later the girl marries an officer that her former fiance is also assigned to
al-Karnak by Najīb Maḥfūẓ( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Arabic and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A look back at the tumultuous years after the 1952 Revolution in Egypt, focusing especially on the experiences of a group of politically-active college students". --OCLC
Ḥubb ʻalá shāṭiʼ Mayāmī( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Arabic and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Basilio (Basil) an Arab wresling champion leaves his country and travels abroad in the hope of realizing his dreams and becoming the world champion. He meets Sahar (Shams El Baroudy) and Egyptian student and Ahmad (Hassan Youssef) her cousin and developes a close relationship with them. They too have a dream they want to realize. Basilio trains for the world championship, but will the circumstances help him become the holder of the world championship?"--Disc case
al-Khudʻah al-khafīyah( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous scientist disappears. A journalist suspects what happened and starts a search for the truth behind the disappearance with the help of police. Was the scientist really killed in an accident according to what was published or is there a hidden truth?
Laylah lā tunsá( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman witnesses a murder and must testify in court, but on her way to do this she is kidnapped
al-Shayāṭīn wa-al-kūrah( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love triangle between Sanaa, Rafik the smuggler and Kamal the football player
al-Khayṭ al-rafīʻ a Fine line( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic work. The events started with Muná the poor simple employee who was working at a bank. Her poor conditions made her responsible for her family especially after her father was paralysed. Because of suffering from poverty she accepted to be the mistress of an old rich business man. ʻĀdil an engineer worked with that business man. When ʻĀdil and Muná met they felt in love. She decided to leave the rich man and stand beside ʻĀdil who was just a beginner in building his future. She helped him till he became a succeful engineer. He worked at a big engineering office. He started to be an ambitious person. He wanted to open a private engineering office at one of the Arab countries. He searched for a classy wife suitable for him. He decided to break up his relation with Muná who wasn't suitable for him any more
al-Khaṭāyā El Khataya( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic musical starring one of the biggest Egyptian musical stars, ʻAbd al-Ḥalīm Ḥāfiẓ. Two brothers, one adopted, struggle with a father who wants to control who they marry. Includes some of Ḥāfiẓ's most famous songs
Banāt wa-mūtūsīkilāt Girls and motorcycles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Arabic and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is about the complexities created for a group of young men and woment who live in a foreign country. They meet and get to know each other while attending a motorcycle race
Bayna al-aṭlāl( Visual )

2 editions published in 1959 in Arabic and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl falls in love with a famous author whose wife is ill. Their love survives her marriage and his death
al-Bāṭinīyah( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dancer has a child by a man working for a drug lord. The drug lord has the baby kidnapped and raised by an associate. The dancer eventually exacts revenge by betraying the drug lord and his gang to the authorities-- but at a high price
 
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Alternative Names
Emad Hamdy

Emad Hamdy acteur uit Egypte (1909-1984)

Emad Hamdy ägyptischer Schauspieler

Emad Hamdy Egyptian actor

Hamadi, Emad -1984

Ḥamdī, ʻImād

Ḥamdī, ʻImād d. 1984

حمدي، عاماد

حمدي، عماد

حمدي، عماد، ‪d. 19‬84

عماد حمدى

عماد حمدي، 1909-1984

Languages
Arabic (55)

English (2)