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The Thief of Bagdad (1940)

Not Rated
106 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

After being tricked and cast out of Bagdad by the evil Jaffar, King Ahmad joins forces with a thief named Abu to reclaim his throne, the city, and the Princess he loves.
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Writers
Miles Malleson (screen play and dialogue) | Lajos Biró (scenario by) (as Lajos Biro) | Miklós Rózsa (story) (as Miklos Rozsa)
Composer
Miklós Rózsa (musical score) (as Miklos Rozsa)
Production Designer
Vincent Korda (production designed in color by)
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Release date
Dec 25, 1940 (United States)

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32 cast members
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Conrad Veidt
Jaffar Jaffar   See fewer
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Sabu
Abu Abu   See fewer
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June Duprez
Princess Princess   See fewer
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Rex Ingram
Djinn Djinn   See fewer
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Morton Selten
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Mary Morris
Halima Halima   See fewer
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Bruce Winston
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Hay Petrie
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Adelaide Hall
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Roy Emerton
Jailer Jailer   See fewer
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Allan Jeayes
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Chick Alexander
Bit Part (uncredited) Bit Part (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frederick Burtwell
Undetermined Role (uncredited) Undetermined Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joseph Cozier
Man Selling Fish (uncredited) Man Selling Fish (uncredited)   See fewer
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Toni Gable
Lady (uncredited) Lady (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Greig
Man of Basra (uncredited) Man of Basra (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Hallatt
Citizen (uncredited) Citizen (uncredited)   See fewer
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Miki Hood
Citizen (uncredited) Citizen (uncredited)   See fewer
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Glynis Johns
Princess' Maid (uncredited) Princess' Maid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alexander Laine
Urchin in Bagdad Market (uncredited) Urchin in Bagdad Market (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cleo Laine
Urchin in Bagdad Market (uncredited) Urchin in Bagdad Market (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sylvia Laine
Urchin in Bagdad Market (uncredited) Urchin in Bagdad Market (uncredited)   See fewer
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Spoli Mills
Undetermined Role (uncredited) Undetermined Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leslie Phillips
Urchin in Bagdad Market (uncredited) Urchin in Bagdad Market (uncredited)   See fewer
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Norman Pierce
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John Salew
Fish Peddler (uncredited) Fish Peddler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mark Stone
Masrur (uncredited) Masrur (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Tickle
Citizen (uncredited) Citizen (uncredited)   See fewer
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Otto Wallen
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Ben Williams
Citizen (uncredited) Citizen (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.5 / 10 | 11,013 votes