The Prince Who Was a Thief Poster

Release Date: 1951

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary
In this film based on Theodore Dreiser's short story, the handsome rogue Julna (Tony Curtis) lives the life of a skilled thief in the Middle East, thanks to his kind-hearted adopted father, Yussef (Everett Sloane). But Julna was born for a grander destiny as the next heir to the sultan's throne. Discovering his true lineage, Julna boldly starts a revolt against the treacherous Mustapha (Donald Randolph) with the help of the beautiful and spectacularly limber contortionist Tina (Piper Laurie).

Cast: Tony Curtis, Piper Laurie, Everett Sloane, Betty Garde, Jeff Corey, Peggie Castle, Nita Bieber, Marvin Miller

Director: Rudolph Maté

Genres: Family, Adventure

Keywords: Melodramatic, Growing up, Revenge