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Sharīf, Nūr

Overview
Works: 137 works in 247 publications in 4 languages and 1,540 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Social problem films  Autobiographical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Television melodramas  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Nūr Sharīf
 
Most widely held works by Nūr Sharīf
ʻImārat Yaʻqūbiyān( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Arabic and held by 303 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 Ognon Pictures( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 171 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
al-Dhakira La mémoire by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in Arabic and held by 165 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
Īmārat Yaʻkūbīān The Yacoubian building( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Arabic and held by 101 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 façade. 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
al-Karnak by Najīb Maḥfūẓ( Visual )

8 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 99 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 )

1 edition published in 1998 in Arabic and held by 49 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
Le destin Destiny( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Arabic and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a disciple of 12th-century philosopher Averroes is burned at the stake for heresy, his young son Joseph journeys to Andalusia to study with his father's mentor. There he joins Averroes' disciples uniting against an evil sheik intent upon destroying the philosopher's work
Dam al-ghazāl( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Arabic and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor orphan girl and a young radical find their lives intertwined in modern-day Cairo
Le destin by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life of the 12th century philosopher Averroes
al-Kull ʻāwiz yaḥibbu( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in Arabic 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."-- from cover
Biʼr al-ḥirmān( Visual )

3 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in Arabic and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film about a beautiful young woman with multiple personalities: one shy and one promiscuous. Based on a true story
L'immeuble Yacoubian by Marwan Hamed( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in French and Egyptian and held by 25 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-Mutʻah wa-al-ʻadhāb Lust & torture( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 25 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
Bi-dūn zawāj afḍal( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in Arabic and No Linguistic content 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-Ḍaḥāyā The victims( Visual )

3 editions published in 1975 in Arabic and held by 22 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
Damī-- wa-dumūʻī-- wa-ibtisāmatī( Visual )

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

A 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
Kalimat sharaf( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Arabic and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A breathtaking thriller about a prisoner who gives his word of honor to come back to prison if he is let free for one day. A masterpiece in direction, cinematography and acting.--Container
al-ʻĀr( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in Arabic and held by 18 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
Masjūn trānszīt Masjoon transit( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-Raghbah Desire( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in Arabic and held by 14 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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Alternative Names
Al-Charif Nour 1946-....

Al-Šarīf, Nûr 1946-...

Charif Nour al- 1946-....

Cherif, Nour El

Cherif Nour el- 1946-....

El Cherif, Nour

El-Cherif Nour 1946-....

El-Sherif, Nour

El-Sherif Nour 1946-....

Nour El-Sherif

Nour El-Sherif Ägyptischer Schauspieler

Nour El-Sherif Egypt actor

Sherif, Nour El-

Sherif Nour el- 1946-....

الشريف نور 1946-....

شريف، نور

عبد الله، محمد جابر محمد، 1946-

نور الشريف، 1946-

Languages
Arabic (81)

French (13)

Egyptian (3)

English (1)

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