Video — 1 videodisc (162 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
The film weaves sordid tales of political corruption, drug abuse, poverty, homosexuality, aging and Islamic fundamentalism through the lives of the various residents of the Cairo apartment house of the title.
Video — 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Adham is the son of a high ranking corrupt intelligence officer. He is lost but finds solace in the arms of a prostitute which he decides to marry. An intimate humane analysis of these turbulent times and some fine acting from Omar Sharif, Yousra and singer Amr Diab.