The Count of Monte Cristo (1950)

Amir el-Inteqam (original title)
A young man, falsely imprisoned by his jealous "friend," escapes and uses a hidden treasure to exact his revenge.


Henry Barakat


Henry Barakat (Scriptwriter), Alexandre Dumas (novel) | 2 more credits »


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Credited cast:
Anwar Wagdi ... Hasan El-Helali / Prince Izzuddin
Samia Gamal ... Zumurrudah
Madihah Yusri Madihah Yusri ... Yasminah
Kamal El-Shinnawi Kamal El-Shinnawi ... Shahin the Slave
Seraj Munir Seraj Munir ... Badran the Police Chief
Mahmoud Al Meleji ... Mitwalli the Usurer
Farid Shawqi ... Gafar the Sailor
Husain Reyadh ... Imprisoned Shaikh Galal
Ali Al-Kassar Ali Al-Kassar ... Noor the Slave
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ismat Abdulalim Ismat Abdulalim ... Singer
Abdulaziz Ahmad Abdulaziz Ahmad ... Shaikh Fadhel
Fatmah Ali Fatmah Ali ... Singer
Muhammad Alwan Muhammad Alwan ... Abdulgalil / Badran's Brother
Abdelhamid Badawy Abdelhamid Badawy ... Jailor
Abdelbadie El Araby Abdelbadie El Araby ... Jailor


A young man, falsely imprisoned by his jealous "friend," escapes and uses a hidden treasure to exact his revenge.

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23 October 1950 (Egypt) See more »

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The Count of Monte Cristo See more »

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Did You Know?


This movie was remade in color in 1964, again directed by Henry Barakat using the same script. Given the title 'Amir el Dahaa' (Prince of Craftiness), the 1964 remake starred Farid Shawki as the lead man. Also starring in the remake were Shweikar and Mahmoud Azmy with dance performances by Naima Akef. See more »


Remade as The Crafty One (1964) See more »

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