The Thief Of Bagdad

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Second and best screen version of the Arabian Nights fable about a Baghdad thief who helps a deposed prince regain his throne.
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Second and best screen version of the Arabian Nights fable about a Baghdad thief who helps a deposed prince regain his throne.

Original Release

12/25/1940

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Cast

Directors

Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell, Tim Whelan, Alexander Korda, Zoltan Korda, William Cameron Menzies

Writers

Miles Malleson, Miklós Rózsa, Lajos Biró

Cast

Conrad Veidt Jaffar
Sabu Abu
Rex Ingram Djinn
June Duprez Princess
Miles Malleson Sultan
John Justin Ahmad
Morton Selten The Old King
Mary Morris Six-Armed Goddess
Hay Petrie Astrologer
Adelaide Hall Singer
Roy Emerton Jailer
Allan Jeayes The Story Teller
Frederick Burtwell Undetermined Role
Joseph Cozier Man Selling Fish
Robert Greig Man of Basra
Henry Hallatt Citizen
Miki Hood Citizen
Glynis Johns Princess' Maid
Alexander Laine Urchin in Bagdad Market
Cleo Laine Urchin in Bagdad Market

Producers

Editors

Charles Crichton

1941 Oscar Best Cinematography, Color Won
1941 Oscar Best Art Direction, Color Won
1941 Oscar Best Effects, Special Effects Won
1941 Oscar Best Music, Original Score Nominated
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