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Leila (1997)

02/01/1997 (IR) DramaRomance 2h 4m

The tragedy of a love torn apart by each partner's overeagerness to please the other.


This film tells the story of a semi modern Iranian couple, who are trying to fight the old beliefs & old generation. This is a failing battle because the man is not strong enough.

  1. Dariush Mehrjui

    Director, Writer

  2. Mahnaz Ansarian


Top Billed Cast

  1. Leila Hatami

    Leila Hatami

    Leila, the Wife

  2. Ali Mosaffa

    Ali Mosaffa

    Reza, the Husband

  3. Jamileh Sheikhi

    Jamileh Sheikhi

    Reza's Mother

  4. Turan Mehrzad

    Turan Mehrzad

    Leila's Mother

  5. Amir Pievar

    Reza's Father

  6. Mohammadreza Sharifinia

    Mohammadreza Sharifinia

    Leila's Uncle

  7. Shaghayegh Farahani

    Shaghayegh Farahani

    Second Wife

Full Cast & Crew


Original Title لیلا

Status Released

Original Language Persian

Budget -

Revenue -


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