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The Nightingale's Prayer

1959 Rated NR 2hr 6m

Taha Hussein's novel comes to the silver screen with Arab actress Faten Hamama as the leading lady. The beautiful Egyptian landscape provides the backdrop to this story involving Amna (Hamama), who desperately seeks to avenge the humiliation and dishonor brought to her family by an offhand engineer (Ahmed Mazhar). But with her bravery interpreted as mere rebellion, will she ever be successful in her quest?

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


English, French

Closed captioned


Language and sound

Arabic: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; trailer; cast and crew information.