The Adventures of Marco Polo Poster

Release Date: 1938

DVD Release Date: May 22nd, 2007

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
When Venetian explorer Marco Polo (Gary Cooper) and his assistant, Binguccio (Ernest Truex), travel to Peking to locate Chinese treasures, they meet Emperor Kublai Khan (George Barbier) and his beautiful daughter, Princess Kukachin (Sigrid Gurie). The emperor's adviser, Ahmed (Basil Rathbone), sends Marco away from the palace in order to overthrow Kublai Khan and marry Kukachin. It is up to Marco to stop the plot, defeat the villain and win the hand of the princess.

Cast: Gary Cooper, Sigrid Gurie, Basil Rathbone, George Barbier, Binnie Barnes, Ernest Truex, Alan Hale

Director: Archie Mayo

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: United Artists

Keywords: Melodramatic, Spirited, Love