Hepta: The Last Lecture Continues to Send Fans into a Frenzy
Hekaya Wahda and 5, 6, Hepta Music Videos Hit More than 16 Million Views on YouTube
Only one week after its release, Sharmoofers' 5, 6, Hepta music video reached more than 2 million views on YouTube, while the music video of the film's theme song Hekaya Wahda by
Donia Samir Ghanem that keeps attracting more viewers everyday has reached more than 14 million views so far.
During the celebrations of Eid Al Fitr, The Producers released a new music video entitled 5, 6, Hepta which humorously retells the four stories of Hepta: The Last Lecture. This comes after the film's massive box office success holding the record for the highest-grossing romantic film in the history of Egyptian cinema as the film garnered 26 million EGP in ticket sales since its release in Egyptian theaters.
Hepta: The Last Lecture's screenplay is based on Mohamed Sadek's best-selling book. The adaptation has been scripted by Wael Hamdy and directed by Hadi El Bagoury.
The film cast list includes: Amr Youssef, Maged El Kedwany, Ahmed Malek, Ahmed Dawood,
Dina El Sherbiny, Yasmine Raeis, Jamila Awad, Hany Adel, Ahmed Bedeir, together with Salwa Mohamed Aly, Kinda Alloush, Anoushka, Mohamed Farrag, and Nelly Karim, along with
Shereen Reda and the two kids, Abdallah Azmi and Lina Ben Haman.
Hepta: The Last Lecture has been released through a number of Arab countries including; in UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, Jordan and Oman theatres on Thursday, the 12th of May. The film is also set to be released across other Arab countries, which will be revealed soon.
The film received a wave of wide acclaim among social media platforms, as several filmmakers, public figures and film stars expressed their admiration on their Facebook accounts and pages. Since its release, theatres raised the "full house" sign, which led to the expansion of the film screening to other additional screening halls. As a result, there were nine additional screening venues added to the list of theatres in Cairo and further Egyptian governorates.