Akhras Al-Hob (1968)

Run Time - 90 min.  |   Countries - Lebanon  |  
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This romantic tragedy finds a mute young man in love with a young girl, the town's local baker. His brother schemes to take the woman away from him. He convinces a local girl to say that the mute brother has impregnated her, hoping the brother will be jailed and his land sold to the evil brother. The villain gives the pregnant girl a shot to induce an abortion, but the girl dies and the mute brother is tracked down by irate townsfolk. The father of the two brothers discovers what has transpired and plots to kill the sadistic son in this tragedy of love, death and family fighting.

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abortion, brother, death, love, love-triangle, mute, pregnancy, romance, tragic-love