The BabyDoll Night (film)


The BabyDoll Night (film)

Infobox Film
name = The BabyDoll Night
ليلة البيبي دول
Leilet El-Baby Doll


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director = Adel Adeeb.
producer = [http://www.goodnewsgroup.com Good News Group.]
writer = Abdel-Hay Adeeb.
narrator =
starring = Mahmoud Abdel Aziz
Nour El-Sherif
Gamal Soliman
Gameel Rateb
Solaf Fawakhergy
Laila Olwi
Ghada Abdel Razek
Nicole Saba
Mahmoud Hemeda
Arwa
Ahmed Mekky
Dorra Zarouk
Saaid Saddik
Noura (EG)
Moustafa Hareedy
Ezzat Abou Ouf
music = Yasser Abdl-Rahman.
cinematography =
editing = Mona Rabeei.
distributor = [http://www.goodnewsgroup.com Good News Group.]
released = flagicon|EGY June 4th, 2008
runtime = 180 min. (approx.)
country = flag|Egypt
language = Arabic
budget = 44,000,000 Egyptian Pounds rumored, needs citation]
gross =
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website = http://www.babydollnight.com/
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The BabyDoll Night, ("Leilet El-Baby Doll" or ليلة البيبي دول) is an Egyptian Political Drama Comedy film released in June 2008.
The three hours long film has the biggest budget ever made in Egypt and acts in it over 60 actors/actresses from Egypt, The Arab World, and the rest of the world.The film discusses within the plot post 9/11 world such as Terrorism and 2003 Iraq war, and also Arab-Israeli conflict and Arab-American friction.Fact|date=June 2008

Plot

Houssam returns home to Cairo for New Year's Eve after a year's separation from his wife with a group of Americans prospecting business with an Egyptian entrepreneur. He has plans for a romantic night alone with his wife after a full year of treatment from impotence in the U.S.. His plans to to conceive a child are thwarted by several events, some of which are comedic episodes as they travel around Cairo looking for a room. The biggest threat is a terrorist plot to bomb the hotel at which he and the group of American in town for business are staying at. [ retrieved from the film's Yahoo pagecite web |url=http://movies.yahoo.com/movie/1809938892/details |title=The Baby Doll Night - Movie Details - Yahoo! Movies |accessdate=2008-06-10 |publisher= |date= ]
Although the film takes place in one day, Houssam, Awadein, Sarah, Srg. Peter and others have flashbacks that link all of them together. The flashbacks include incidents during and after 9/11, depictions of Awadein being tortured in Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq, and Rachel and Soraya in Ghaza and the Occupied Territories in Palestine.

As the film progresses, Awadein realizes that Srg. Peter was the prison warden at Abu Ghraib and that he is also staying at the hotel that he intends to bomb. Events reach their climax when Shoukry betrays Awadein upon realizing that the bombing of the hotel is a futile act that will only result in the murder of innocent people.

Cast & Crew

Main Cast

Main cast of the film, as listed on its website.

Cameos

[ seen on film, mentioned on the film's ending cast ]
* Amr Adib
* Ola Ghanem
* Osama Mounir
* Mahmoud El-Guindy
* Rubi

Crew

Notes and references

External links

* http://www.babydollnight.com
* http://movies.yahoo.com/movie/1809938892/details
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