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Sharīf, Nūr

Overview
Works: 111 works in 257 publications in 6 languages and 1,527 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Social problem films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Autobiographical films  Biography  Prison films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nūr Sharīf
ʻImārat Yaʻqūbiyān by Marwan Hamed( Visual )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El edificio Yacoubian, en El Cairo, sigue siendo una construcción fascinante. Erigido en 1934 y bautizado con el nombre del líder de la comunidad armenia en Egipto, se consideró durante mucho tiempo el último grito en comodidad y elegancia. Uno de sus habitantes es el aristocrático Zaki El Dessouki, auténtico 'playboy' para quien las mujeres son su gran debilidad. En una de sus citas coincide con su vecina Busayna, una joven de clase baja. Obligada a tontear con el dueño de la tienda en la que trabaja para alimentar a su familia, la bella muchacha tiene que renunciar al amor de su vida, Taha,el hijo del portero del edificio
Le destin by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

47 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 315 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 )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in Arabic and held by 170 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 )

8 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 82 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
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
al-Kull ʻāwiz yaḥibbu( Visual )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in Arabic and English and held by 33 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
al-Ḍaḥāyā The victims( Visual )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in Arabic and held by 28 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
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
Bi-dūn zawāj afḍal Better off single = Sans mariage c'est mieux( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in Arabic and No Linguistic content and held by 24 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-Mutʻah wa-al-ʻadhāb Lust & torture( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 23 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
Kalimat sharaf( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Arabic and held by 21 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-Baʻḍ yadhhabu lil-maʼdhūn marratīn Some marriages don't last( Visual )

3 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?
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
Masjūn trānszīt Masjoon transit( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-ʻĀr( Visual )

5 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
al-Raghbah Desire( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in Arabic and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic work about the businessman "Jābir" who was living alone in his villa after the separation between him and his fiancée "Hālah" after the 1967's War. Hālah was married to a man called "Ḥusayn". Jābir knew where Hālah was living and bought a villa beside her. He tried to call her and invited her to his villa but she refused and asked him to go away. Hālah discovered that there was a relationship between her husband and his gardner's wife. The gardner "Ḥassān" knew about the relationship and killed his wife. Ḥusayn and Hālah run away. At the end When Jābir knew that Hālah run away, he suicided
Ṣirāʻ al-aḥfād( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 13 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
Umm Kulthūm ṣawt ka-annahu Miṣr( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in Arabic and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about singer Umm Kulthūm, born a peasant at the turn of the century, who became a powerful symbol of the aspirations of her country. Based on the book: "The voice of Egypt: Umm Kulthum, Arabic song, and Egyptian society in the twentieth century" by Virginia Danielson
al-Unthá wa-al-dhiʼāb( Visual )

in Arabic and held by 12 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
Nājī al-ʻAlī( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Naji el-Ali the Palestenian caricaturist
 
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al-Dhakira La mémoire
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Al-Charif Nour 1946-2015

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Cherif, Nour El

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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

Nour El-Sherif

Nour El-Sherif acteur

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

Nour El-Sherif Ägyptischer Schauspieler

Nour El-Sherif Egypt actor

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 1946-...

الشريف نور 1946-2015

شريف، نور

عبد الله، محمد جابر محمد، 1946-

عبد الله، محمد جابر محمد، 1946-2015

نور الشريف، 1946-

نور الشريف، 1946-2015

نوور شەریف

Languages
Arabic (122)

French (14)

English (4)

Egyptian (3)

Spanish (2)

German (1)

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