About

In Alexandria, in 1938, Darley, a young British schoolmaster and poet, makes friends through Pursewarden, the British consular officer, with Justine, the beautiful and mysterious wife of a Coptic banker. He observes the affairs of her heart and incidentally discovers that she is involved in a plot against the British, meant to arm the Jewish underground in Palestine. The plot finally fails, Justin...

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Directed by

George Cukor

Written by

Lawrence B. Marcus (Screenplay)

Runtime

116 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

based on novel or book poet egypt 1930s palestine alexandria