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The Man from Cairo

Dramma nella Kasbah

Directed by Ray Enright, Edoardo Anton
Italy, United Kingdom, 1953
Film noir, Crime, Drama


Mike Canelli, the man from Cairo, noses around Algiers with mystery surrounding the people he meets and the things he does and has done to him, all deriving from the war-time theft of $100,000,000 in gold which lies somewhere in the adjacent desert.

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The Man from Cairo Directed by Ray Enright, Edoardo Anton

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  • Daniel S.'s rating of the film The Man from Cairo

    I bought this film just to see Irene Papas in one of her first roles and didn't know a thing about this Italian British American coproduction. So I saw Irene Papas, taking a bath, during 75 seconds and I was happy. Now for the rest of the film, it's still absolutely watchable nowadays if you like b&w pics, George Raft, spy movies with French characters speaking English with Italian accent and funny Egyptian hats.

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