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Sharīf, Nūr

Overview
Works: 141 works in 291 publications in 5 languages and 1,551 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Educational films  History  Film adaptations  Social problem films  Internet videos  Nonfiction films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nūr Sharīf
ʻImārat Yaʻqūbiyān( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Arabic and French and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An eye-catching construction, the Yacoubian Building in Cairo was long regarded as the last word in comfort and elegance. Nowadays the veneer has cracked and the shine has dulled to reveal the truth underneath the facade. Through interwoven stories of a number of the residents, the film paints a portrait of corruption, fundamentalism, prostitution, homosexuality, and drugs in central Cairo and creates a vibrant but socially critical picture of contemporary Egypt"--Container
Le destin by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

44 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 12th century Andalousie, the great Islamic philosopher known throughout Europe as Averroes, first council to the calife, is recognized for his wisdom, tolerance and fairness. But he must confront powerful adversaries who use Islam in their quest for absolute conquest
Memory : brain and body by Lois McMaster Bujold( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Arabic and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the middle of his own heart surgery, an Egyptian filmmaker remembers his life. In fact his old self, as a child, is accused of attempted murder of his new self. Through the metaphoric trial, we are drawn into his life in relation with the Egyptian revolution, his constant need for success, and the effect the American Dream has on him
al-Karnak by Najīb Maḥfūẓ( Visual )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 80 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
Al-massir Le destin by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in Arabic and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au XIIème siècle en Andalousie, le philosophe Averroès premier conseiller du calife, est reconnu pour sa sagesse, sa tolérance et son équité. Mais il doit faire face à des adversaires qui utilisent l'Islam dans leur quête de pouvoir absolu. Ces derniers, à la tête d'une secte fondamentaliste, parviennent à enrôler l'un des deux fils du calife. Leur emprise s'affermissant, ils obtiennent la destitution d'Averroès et la condamnation par "fatwa" à l'autodafé de son oeuvre
Dam al-ghazāl( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Arabic and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor orphan girl and a young radical find their lives intertwined in modern-day Cairo
L'immeuble Yacoubian by Marwan Hamed( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Construit en 1930 en plein coeur du Caire, l'immeuble Yacoubian est le vestige d'une splendeur révolue. Aujourd'hui, à travers les chemins des habitants qui s'y croisent, se dessine un portrait sans fard de l'Egypte moderne, où se mêlent corruption politique, montée de l'islamisme, fracture sociale, absence de liberté sexuelle et nostalgie du passé. Le portrait d'une société complexe et colorée, surprenante et attachante
al-Kull ʻāwiz yaḥibbu( Visual )

4 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in Arabic and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This popular hilarious comedy starring Egypt's most famous comedian, Adel Imam and Nour El Sherif is about Ahmed who invents ingenious ways to see his sweetheart Leila and is constantly threatened by her vicious cousin."--Cover
al-Ḍaḥāyā = The victims( Visual )

4 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in Arabic and held by 24 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
Bi-dūn zawāj afḍal = Better off single = Sans mariage c'est mieux( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film is about two love stories, both leading [to] a happy ending. When the love story between Iman and Salah goes wrong and they break up, with a broken heart, she decides to move out of the city with her brother Hossam who meets a famous actress and decides to marry her; while Iman finds her everlasting love with Sherif and decides to marry him"--Container
al-Baʻḍ yadhhabu lil-maʼdhūn marratīn = Some marriages don't last( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in Arabic and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Mamdouh's wife is jealous, even though he's faithful. His brother's wife neglects her husband. How is it that their cousin Ezzat seems to have a happy marriage?
al-Mutʻah wa-al-ʻadhāb = Lust & torture( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone is looking for happiness and love, especially our heroines, but they meet three young men who are looking for exactly the same thing. When one of the girls proves to be kleptomaniac, though, things go bad quickly
Damī-- wa-dumūʻī-- wa-ibtisāmatī( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic work about a young woman called "Nāhid" who lives with her parents and her younger brother. She meets a young man called "ʻIṣām" and falls in love him but when a very rich businessman called "Salīm" proposes marriage to her, she accepts to help her family financially. After her divorce her life becomes a series of ups and downs
Biʼr al-ḥirmān( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Arabic and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film about a beautiful young woman with multiple personalities: one shy and one promiscuous. Based on a true story
Kalimat sharaf( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Arabic and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic work about a man called "Sālim" who was arrested by mistake in a crime. His brother-in-law was involved in an affair with a young woman who got pregnant. "Sālim" didn't tell his wife about what happened and he took the young woman to a doctor to do an abortion but she died during the operation. "Sālim" and the doctor were arrested and went to jail. "Sālim" didn't tell the truth to his wife who thought that he had the affair with the young woman. After a while "Sālim" heard that his wife was very sick. He tried to escape many times but failed. When he knew that his wife was going to die, Sālim begged the commissioner of the jail to give him a chance to see his wife before she died
Masjūn trānszīt = Masjoon transit( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Arabic and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-ʻĀr( Visual )

6 editions published in 2009 in Arabic and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film about Abd al-Tawwab a merchant of medical herbals who is hiding that his real work is a smuggler of narcotics. His oldest son Kamal didn't finish his studies and worked with his father keeping his secret. After his father dies he informs his family about the real work. They are shocked and don't believe him at first. There were narcotics about to arrive, so Kamal asks his two brothers Shukri, an officer, and 'Adil, a doctor, to help him get the smuggled goods. They agree to help Kamal. Shukri resigns and 'Adil takes a leave without pay to help their brother. Before they dive to get the goods from the sea, Kamal becomes very frightened beacuse he can't dive. Kamal's wife replaces him, but she drowns. The three brothers store the narcotics in the salty sea. They stored the narcotics incorrectly, so they lost the deal. Shukri kills himself, 'Adil goes mad and Kamal looses everything
Ṣirāʻ al-aḥfād( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three cousins: a writer, a boxer and a businessman, set out to prove themselves in their own individual way, to impress their grandfather on his deathbed in a fight for inheritance
al-Unthá wa-al-dhiʼāb( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gangster who runs a brothel tries to recruit a young woman by promising to marry her. When she discovers the truth she escapes. The gangster sends his thugs to kill her by drowning in the Nile but she is rescued by Adʹham, a passer by who wanted to call the police. However, the thugs manage to kill her. Adʹham plans revenge with the help of the police and the victim's sister who looks just like her
al-Raghbah = Desire( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in Arabic and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Egyptian adaption of the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald "The Great Gatsby" The story of a rich man who longs for his old love, now married
 
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Memory : brain and body
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ʻAbd Allāh, Muḥammad, 1946-2016

Abdallah, Muhammad, 1946-2016

Al-Charif Nour

Al-Charif Nour 1946-2015

Al-Šarīf Nûr

Al-Šarīf Nûr 1946-2015

aš-Šarīf, Nūr aš- 1946-2015

Charif Nour al-

Charif Nour al- 1946-2015

Cherif Nour el-

Cherif, Nour El 1946-

Cherif Nour el- 1946-2015

El-Cherif Nour

El Cherif, Nour 1946-

El-Cherif Nour 1946-2015

El-Sherif Nour

El-Sherif, Nour 1946-

El-Sherif Nour 1946-2015

Ǧābir, Muḥammad 1946-2015

Jaber, Mohammad 1946-2015

Nour El Cherif 1946-2015

Nour El-Sherif

Nour El-Sherif 1946-2015

Nour El-Sherif acteur

Nour El-Sherif acteur uit Egypte (1946-2015)

Nour El-Sherif actor egipci

Nour El-Sherif actor egipcio

Nour El-Sherif Ägyptischer Schauspieler

Nour El-Sherif Egyptian actor

Nūr aš-Šarīf 1946-2015

Sharīf, Nūr 1946-2015

Sherif Nour el-

Sherif, Nour El- 1946-

Sherif Nour el- 1946-2015

Нур Аш-Шериф

الشريف نور

الشريف نور 1946-2015

‏العبد الله، محمد، 1946-2016

شريف، نور

شريف, نور 1946-2015

عبد الله، محمد جابر محمد، 1946-2015

محمد العبد الله، 1946-2016

نور الشريف، 1946-2015

نور الشريف ممثل مصري

نور الشریف بازیگر مصری

نورالشريف 1946-2015

نوور شەریف

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