Mohamed Shoukry El Husseiny Sarhan (1925–1997, Arabic: محمد شُكري الحسيني سرحان), better known as Shoukry Sarhan (شُكري سرحان), was an Egyptian actor. He is regarded as one of the greatest Egyptian actors of all time.
Movies & TV shows
Hassan causes the factory owner to fire Jeblawi when there is a dispute. Abbas has a drug dealer named Jablawi who stole money from him. He buys Said's factory at an auction. Abbas and his men are wor...
Sharifa is a middle-aged woman whose life is dedicated to managing the textile factory that she inherited from her husband, and looking after her family. But an unpleasant surprise lies waiting when s...
The atmosphere of the American archaeologist comes to Egypt to search for a valuable treasure from the treasures of the Pharaohs, and it turns out that the map of this precious treasure is in the poss...
The Night of Fatima's Arrest
The men from the mental hospital were sent by Galal to Port Said to arrest his sister Fatma. Fatma escapes to the roof of the house and threatens to throw herself if someone approaches her.
The night of the arrest of Fatima
A tale of betrayal of a woman by her younger brother
Waraa Al Shams
"Behind the Sun" clearly identifies the time identity of his film. It follows the horrific military defeat of June 1967, when a senior military commander insists on an investigation into the real caus...
The Return of the Prodigal Son
After many years in prison, an activist is released and returns to his family at a farm governed by his strict father. Demonstrating Chahine's eclecticism, this is an elegant melodrama, musical, alleg...
The Name Caller
Based on old Egyptian legend about El Naddaha (The caller), a nocturnal genie who takes form of a stunningly beautiful woman who seduces men who walk close the river Nile in order to hypnotize them.
Visitor at Dawn
Rescue police receives a report on the killing of a leftist journalist in her apartment. The prosecutor moves to the scene of the incident and tries to reach the murderer.
Hamada, Salah and Hassan are three young men who are united by friendship and neighborhood, trying to stop some of the boss’s men who work in contraband. One day, these young men steal Harun’s car and...
Banat Fi El Gamaa
The lives of a group of girls who depart from the strict world of school to the open world of college as Amira joins a group of liberals and Laila develops feelings for the self-made Essam, but both g...
The film revolves around one of the most beautiful girls in the estate, who lives with her brother and wife, and works to help her brother live. A young man from the manor offered her to her engagemen...
Something in my Chest
Hussein Shaker is a man with dictatorial power, he tries to put one of his colleagues under control but he couldn't because of the man patriotism but then he dies and Hussein tries to destroy the man'...
The great lawyer Mamdouh neglects his cases because of gambling, and after the insistence of his wife straightens his case, spending his nights at home playing with her, and over the course of days th...
Abbas, a resident of Cairo, was appointed by the government to hold the office of supervisor in a post office in a small village in Upper Egypt.
Three different stories about three women. Three women, the first (Hana), who loves (Adel), but she meets (Sami) to also fall in love with him, the second widow (Tawahida), who loves (Yusef) the empl...
A sick doctor is admitted to an isolated sanatorium located in the middle of a desolate desert. As a patient, he becomes aware of the discrepancy that exists between the conditions of the privileged p...
Om Hashim's Lamp
This 1968 film adaptation of Yahya Haqqi's 1943 novel "The Lamp of Om Hashem" explores the liminal space between the modern and traditional worlds. Set in one of Cairo's densely-populated neighborhood...
Hoda is a student in a boarding school, she feels sad because her father neglected her at the behest of his wife, and when she spends the leave with her father and wife, the wife and Sanaa treat her v...
the student and the teacher
Waheed a music teacher in an institution, his student Salwa who entered the institution because of a crime she committed falls for him.
The Second Wife
A story in the Egyptian countryside about an unjust mayor who controls everything in the village with his power.
The Rain Stopped
A group of farmers move to a government appointed land after their own land is taken away from them. They discover that their new land is not suitable for their crops, and they struggle to make the be...
Araess fil mazad
A father sees that he marries his three daughters from wealthy men in order to guarantee them a happy life and a secure future, but this idea was not accepted by his children, so the eldest daughter d...
On the night of the wedding of Mohamed (Shukry Sarhan) with Adela (Souad Hosny), a letter arrives to Mohamed benefits that he was promoted and so moved to work in the Jabal "Ataka", but her mother, Az...
A Bachelor’s Life
Omar is a single employee who loves his neighbor Hoda, but her father refuses their marriage. Omar spends a night with his friends at a nightclub and the dancer, Aziza goes home with him. When she tri...
Serr el hareba
After Ismail’s father Ismail is killed, and his mother marries the owner of the company that his dead father worked for, Ahmed turns away to get to know Rouhia, marry her, and live in peace, until the...
Almaz and Abdul Hamuli
A famous singer is asked to sing for the king and she makes a deal with him to allow her to marry the man she loves. Her husband makes her stop singing, which upsets the king.
Salwa fi mahab el rih
Salwa is a girl whose father died and her grandfather takes care of her. After her mother grows, her mother requests that she live with her. The mother gets sick and is taken to the hospital. To stay ...
Struggle of the Heroes
Directed by Tewfik Saleh.
Chased by the Dogs
The film is based on the novel The thief and the dogs by Naguib Mahfouz. His second in command is scheming against him to take his position. He wants revenge after his prison term. Being chased by the...
There was a difficult time in the year 1947 when the villages of Egypt attacked cholera. A doctor tried to save the villagers from poverty. The feudal lord of the village exploits his people to work o...
Almaz and Abdo El Hamouly
One of the most famous singing stars during Khedive Ismail's reign was Almaz. She gets introduced to the upper class by singing star Abdo El Hamouly, and eventually she grants the Khedive her voice as...
El ashkiaa el talata
Ahmed attends college while his friend Ramzi inherits a great legacy after the death of his father and sows his money because of his mother's pampering, while the third friend Fathi lives with his mot...
The Sun Will Never Set
An aristocratic family is torn down after the death of its patriarch. He leaves alone his widow wife and five of his daughters and sons. His eldest son, Ahmed (Shukry Sarhan), takes the role of the ma...
El safira Aziza
Ahmed who work as a teacher rent an apartment in Abbas the vicious butcher Building in Al-Hussein district in Cairo who lives with his pregnant wife and beautiful sister, soon Ahmed falls in love with...
Why Am I Living
A good-hearted young man who's his family's sole source of financial support falls in love with his neighbor, all while he has to resist the temptations of the leader of a gang specializing in customs...
Call of the Lovers
Directed by Youssef Chahine.
A Man in My Life
Directed by Youssef Chahine.
The story of a family torn apart, the son goes to prison instead of his father. While the other son married a woman who abused his mother-in-law and forced her to work as a maid at the hospital.
In Your Hands
Directed by Youssef Chahine.
Bridge of Immortals
The life of a visually-impaired girl gets increasingly burdensome as she struggles on a daily basis to survive in a society that renders blindness synonymous to darkness and inability, and she has to ...
Bufakkar filli nassini
Laila is a good girl and loves the engineer Hossam, and he wants to submit to her, but her family refuse to marry them before she marries her older sister Sawsan, and that sister despite her beauty an...
We the Students
Directed by Atef Salem.
The events of the film center around three girls who share work and livelihood, and each one of them has a dream that dominates her thinking; Where (Rich) dreams all the time about wealth, while (Ahla...
Kiss Me in the Dark
Lula's father Abdel Hamid loses his wallet. Hussain finds it, and returns it to Abdel Hamid . Impressed by his honesty, Abdel Hamid gives him a job. Lola begins to woo him to forget her life with Aziz...
The Barred Road
The mother and two sisters work in illegal acts in the family. They tried to get her in with them. She wants to become a school teacher and move to the countryside, but she finds other temptations tha...
I Am Free
Part of a trilogy by Salah Abu Seif about women’s empowerment. The film takes place in late 1940s / early 1950s urban Egypt, and tells the story of a young woman’s search for personal freedom and a fu...
Emraa fil tarik
A man lives with a former belly dancer who has agreed to marry him, even if she prefers his older brother.
Habibi El Asmar
A poor girl leaves her fiancé, who works as a mechanic, to be friends with a famous dancer because she loves to dance. A wealthy man admires her, and the dancer persuades the girl to accept his offer ...
Hob Min Narr
Two young men in Port Said are in love with the same girl. When the Tripartite Aggression reaches Port Said, they join the militant group and unite for a single patriotic cause.
A mayor agrees to marry his daughter Zainab to her cousin against her will, so she escapes and her cousin is determined to kill her . She meets a young doctor who takes her in. They agree to marry whe...
It was directed by Ezzel Dine Zulficar.
Na'eema is the target of unwanted advances and even rape attempts, which forces her to run away from home. Being young, innocent, and naive, she is taken in by a lady who promises to help and shelter ...
Directed by Ezzel Dine Zulficar.
AL-Garima Wi Al-Iqab
After killing and stealing an elderly usury's sister, Qamar, and accidentally killing her own sister, Ahmed became very afraid and became ill.
The Den Of Pleasures - waker al malazat
Escaping the cruelty of the streets, Na'ima turns to a lady who runs a den for vice and gambling. Na'ima becomes a totally different person as she invents a new identity for herself, but when she meet...
The Crime and The Punishment
Crime and Punishment
Tarek Al Amal
Sunniyeh, the poor girl, lives with her mother sewing, and during the delivery of Suniyeh one of her mother's clients ’gowns, who runs a den of immoral acts, called (Madame Southi), so that one of her...
God Is with Us
Directed by Ahmed Badrakhan.
The first film by director Tawfik Saleh, Fools’ Alley is considered one of the most important Egyptian films of the ‘50s – a success very much dependent on a story by Naguib Mahfouz. In an archetypal ...
Ismail Yassine Meets Rayya and Sakina
A man learns that his fiancée goes to a gang that kills women. He accidentally went to their house and called the police.
A woman who is a women's rights advocate conducts interviews, seminars and articles to talk about women's rights while neglecting her husband and children. Her actions make her angry with her husband....
Pity My Tears
Mamdouh falls in love with Amal when her father sells his land to him. After learning of her father's crisis, Mamdouh confessed his love for her and asked for her hand in marriage.
Appointment with Life
It was directed by Ezzel Dine Zulficar.
Aziza is a show dancer who's supporting her young sister. She lives in trouble because of the thug who seizes her money and chases her if she tries to escape. Aziza falls in love with sergeant Hassan ...
Ismail wants to grab his wife's Turkish money, claiming that he has the children of a former wife who died, and that he can not spend on them, but Ismail does not realize that this little lie has left...
Women can't lie
A man and a woman get married, but soon the husband suffers a lot of boredom and anger because of the constant lying in everything, which drives him to travel to work in Paris
Raya and Sakina
Dramatic rendition of a real life crime wave that terrorized the city of Alexandria, Egypt, between the years 1920 and 1922. Women are disappearing without a trace in what looked like the work of a se...
The Bread Seller
Based on a best selling novel.It revolves around Khadija. When the real criminal Abdul Hakim (Zaki Rostom) escapes, Khadija (Amina Rizk) is falsely accused of murdering the owner of a factory. This fo...
In order to fulfill her sister's wish to inherit large sums of money, a nurse replaced the infant son of her sister with the baby girl of her grandfather.
A married engineer with a son and a daughter, he drives in love with a dancer who sets her window around him with the help of her boyfriend, and actually this is done without the knowledge of the wife...
El Zuhur El Fatina
A mother of two girls lives in an alley near the citadel. One of the girls is ambitious and wants to leave the neighbourhood and live in the rich area. The other is content with her life and takes car...
Ghadab El Waledain
One of the office boys in a company succeeds in finding a job for his newly graduated son at his employer. But the son is ashamed of his father's job. He meets a dancer, and marries her despite his fa...
Son of the Nile
Hemaidah dislikes country life. He dislikes taking care of animals on his farm. He married a woman from the same village even though he was not happy with her.
Children Of The Streets
Fayez is a married officer who finds a baby and takes him home, until the father of the child knows his place and takes him back and begins to teach him to steal until he joins a gang. The child's mot...
After their parents' deaths, Nadia refuses to marry and devotes her life to her younger siblings. In the Palestine War, Soraya falls in love with Medhat, the same man that Nadia is in love with.
Korsy Al E'teraf
Cardinal Giovanni (Yusuf Wehbe) falls into a difficult moral position, when (Estonzzi) confesses to him that he has committed a murder, and after the disappearance of (Estonzzi), the accused, Juliano,...