Film Details



THE THIEF OF BAGDAD
Release Date: 1 Jan 1924
Duration (in mins):
Cast:
Douglas Fairbanks (The Thief of Bagdad)
Snitz Edwards (His Evil Associate)
Charles Belcher (The Holy Man)
Julanne Johnston (The Princess)
Anna May Wong (The Mongol Slave)
Director:
Raoul Walsh (Dir)
James T. O'Donohoe (Asst dir)
Writer:
Elton Thomas (Story)
Lotta Woods
Producer:
N/A
Distribution
Company:
United Artists
Production
Company:
Douglas Fairbanks Pictures
AFI
Recognition:
NONE
Summary:
Until he encounters the Princess, the Thief of Bagdad flouts religious teachings. Pretending to be a prince, he wins her love. After suffering humility and confessing the truth to the Holy Man, he is sent on a quest for a magic chest to earn his happiness. Overcoming tremendous obstacles, he wins the reward and rescues Bagdad and the Princess from the Mongols. ...