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Rapacious | حریص

PersianDrama 96 min 1973

Changiz (Reza Beyk Imanverdi), son of Hormozan, is a wicked hunter who harasses the girls of the village. He dishonors Marjan (Mersedeh Kamyab) and promises to marry her. The engagement ceremony of Safar (Manoochehr Valizade) and Goli (Simin Ghaffari) takes place; however, Changiz, who is smitten with Goli, lures her to the desert under a pretext and dishonors her as well. Goli shares the incident with Safar, who gets severely injured in a confrontation with Changiz. Goli, through seduction, leads Changiz to the desert and fatally wounds him with a knife. Marjan is arrested as Changiz’s murderer, and Goli attempts suicide; however, Khosrow (Reza Beyk Imanverdi), Changiz’s twin brother who is a lawyer, saves her and takes on her defense after she confesses to killing Changiz. Goli is acquitted and marries Safar, and Khosrow forms a marital bond with Marjan, who is pregnant with his brother’s child.

Shokrollah Rafii
Iraj Rezai
Shokrollah Rafii
Shokrollah Rafii
Hosein Vaseghi
Production Company
Rex Cinema and Theatre Co

Cast & Crew
Ezzatollah Ramazanifar, Fereshteh Farzin, Manoochehr Valizade, Mehri Vadadian, Mersedeh Kamyab, Parvin Soleimani, Reza Beyk Imanverdi, Simin Ghaffari