The Thief of Bagdad

The Thief of Bagdad (1940)

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When Prince Ahmad is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar, he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu to win back his royal place, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess.

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  • Conrad Veidt

    as Jaffar
  • Sabu

    as Abu
  • June Duprez

    as Princess
  • Rex Ingram

    as Djinn
  • John Justin

    as Ahmad
  • Miles Malleson

    as Sultan
  • Morton Selten

    as The Old King
  • Mary Morris

    as Halima
  • Hay Petrie

    as Astrologer
  • Adelaide Hall

    as Singer
  • Roy Emerton

    as Jailer
  • Allan Jeayes

    as The Story Teller
  • Frederick Burtwell

    as Undetermined Role
  • Joseph Cozier

    as Man Selling Fish
  • Robert Greig

    as Man of Basra
  • Henry Hallett

    as Citizen
  • Miki Hood

    as Citizen
  • Glynis Johns

    as Princess's maid
  • Alexander Laine

    as Urchin in Bagdad Market
  • Cleo Laine

    as Urchin in Bagdad Market
  • Sylvia Laine

    as Urchin in Bagdad Market
  • Leslie Phillips

    as Urchin in Bagdad Market
  • Spoli Mills

    as Undetermined Role
  • Norman Pierce

    as Undetermined Role
  • John Salew

    as Fish Peddler
  • Mark Stone

    as Masrur
  • Frank Tickle

    as Citizen
  • Ben Williams

    as Citizen
  • Otto Wallen

    as Undetermined Role
  • Bruce Winston

    as The Merchant
  • Toni Gable

    as Lady
  • Chick Alexander

    as Bit Part
Directing Ludwig Berger Director
Directing Michael Powell Director
Directing Tim Whelan Director
Writing Miles Malleson Screenplay
Writing Lajos Biró Scenario Writer
Production Alexander Korda Producer
Sound Miklós Rózsa Original Music Composer
Editing Charles Crichton Editor
Camera Georges Périnal Director of Photography
Writing Miklós Rózsa Story
Art Vincent Korda Production Design