By: Mariam Elhamy
Egyptian television is finally becoming a part of a wider scope! Egyptian movies and shows are now being watched internationally through Netflix and other sites. To celebrate this we decided to make a list of Egyptian releases that finally made it to Netflix!
A conflict between men and women becomes a third world war. All humans die except for a number of men and women in Egypt. After ( Al Haj and Hajja) appear,a truce is called between the commander of the men’s army (Sultan) and the leader of the women army (Karma), but what will happen during this truce?
A university professor lives in Russia with her husband. When he suddenly disappears, she goes on a journey to find him. As her search takes her to Egypt, she finds out things that she had never known before.
Set in the 1950’s, Ali starts to investigate the disappearance of his sister, who worked as a maid in one of the largest hotels in Aswan.
During the 1940s, Farid lives in Port Said with his Lebanese wife Aida and their daughter Nadia after a traditional marriage. While Kariman is escaping from Cairo , after a quarrel between her and her husband that led to his death. She meets Farid and the people of Teatro Eugenie and conceals her true identity.
Haza El Masaa
A series about the interconnected relationships between different social levels, starting with (Akram), who is the executive director of a big company, his emotionally distraught wife, and (Samir) their driver who also struggles with his own conflicts where he lives , and his partner (Sony) who snoops on ladies’ phones.
ard el nefak
Masoud’s income is low and his life is miserable, he always fights with his wife Jamila and his mother-in-law, and his father owns a couscous shop. He meets Dr. Madi who offers him ethics for sale in the form of pills, he begins to take them to discover a new life and new characters.
Nesr El Se’eed
Police officer Zein (Mohammed Ramadan) is in a fierce confrontation with Hitler (Sayed Rajab) a Saidi businessman engaged in illicit trade, the conflict between them intensifies, while Zein findsds himself torn between the love of two women, one of whom is his cousin.
Ladayna akwal okhra
The series chronicles the life of a legal consultant whose life is turned upside down when her son dies in an accident. When the police starts looking into it, she gets into more trouble, and the journey to prove her innocence starts.
tisbah ala khair
A successful and wealthy engineer named Hossam El-Khedaiwy, who has recently suffered from problems in his normal life, resorts to an alternative life through a new device to enter the dream world.
When the businessman Yahya Zakaria (Mohamed Farrag) is killed, four people are accused: Adham (Ahmed El Sakka), Mostafa (Amir Karara), Youssef (Mostafa Khater) and Nada (Ghada Adel). Events begin to escalate as the four try to work together to prove their innocence.
The film tells the story of Dr. Sherif (Tamer Hosny) who works as a plastic surgeon. During his work, he gets to know a young lady whom he falls in love with her. But when he got introduced to her single mum (Ghada Adel) and staying with her for a period of time; he falls in love with her as well, and gets confused in choosing between the mum and the daughter.
Abdo (Mohamed Ramadan) is a thug working in the drug trade after losing his parents, using force to impose royalties on the people of the neighborhood, while Angham (Houria Farghali) is looking to marry him, and the dancer Rabyia (Dina) has an affair with him, and so is his cousin Alyia (Rehab al-Jamal).
el harb el alameya el talta
At the wax Museum, the statues of the most famous figures of history come to life after 5 pm until 5 am. Shortly before they wake up, Khamis enters the building, and he’s chased by the living statues headed by King Tutankhamun ,then Aladdin rescues him, in exchange for helping him travel to Disneyland.
Based on a What if? dialectic, women are taking the role and position of men in the society. We see the stories of some couples with the woman being patriarchal and in control. Under the new fictional situation, a lot is revealed about relationships.
Bolbol meets a successful aristocratic girl named Yasmine, but she’s not the romantic type he dreams of, at the same time he admires his cousin Hala for her calmness and kindness. In the middle of all this, the psychiatrist Amal shows up and he thinks of getting engaged to her.
When Egypt’s climate changes , turning the country into a frozen state, a group of intelligence officers travel to Italy to get a device that can stop the frost, posing as a movie crew.
During an operation to capture a terrorist named Marwan, special operations officer Saif, is injured while his partner Amr is killed. Saif vows to take revenge with the help of officer Saber who’s working on the same case.
Laf w Dawaraan
Nour Kabbani is a tour guide who goes with his family to Sharm el-Sheikh, taking advantage of the company’s offer to spend the honeymoon in order to meet an Italian girl named Perla. He finds a girl called Layla who lives in the same villa. Nour’s family plot with Layla to ruin Nour’s plans with Perla.