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The Thief of Bagdad (1940)

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Conrad Veidt Conrad Veidt
Jaffar
Sabu Sabu
Abu
June Duprez June Duprez
Princess
John Justin John Justin
Ahmad
Rex Ingram Rex Ingram
Djinn
Morton Selten Morton Selten
The Old King
Mary Morris Mary Morris
Halima


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Description: This wondrous fantasy comes out of the pages of "A Thousand and One Nights." When the nefarious Jaffar usurps the Sultan's throne, the princess's beloved suitor Ahmad and the strong and handsome thief Abu use magic to help the king regain power. To defeat them, Jaffar causes Ahmad to go blind, and turns Abu into a dog. But the heroes overcome these adversities and conquer many other mortal dangers before reclaiming the kingdom. A story of pure fantasy in the best Arabian Nights' tradition stars Sabu as the cunning young thief of Bagdad who encounters evil spells, magic carpets, and endless adventure. THE THIEF OF BA ... (more)
Release date: 25 December 1940
UPC: 027616881533
Tags: Fantasy (10), Adventure (6), Remake (5), 1940 (5), 1940s (5), Fairy Tale (4), Genie (4), Sorcerer (4), Flying (3), Buddha (3), Sword (3), Arabian (3), Sultan (3), Teleportation (3), Elephant (3), Swashbuckler (3), Execution (3), Echo (3), Flying Horse (3), Panther (3)
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