The Thief of Bagdad Poster

Release Date: March 23rd, 1924

DVD Release Date: April 8th, 1998

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 35 min

Plot Summary
When the Thief of Baghdad (Douglas Fairbanks) sneaks into a royal palace, he discovers and instantly falls in love with a beautiful princess (Julanne Johnston). The thief pretends to be a prince, and the princess becomes enamored with him. The thief then reveals his wrongdoing to a Holy Man (Charles Belcher), who sends him to find a magic chest as penance. Overcoming many obstacles to win the chest, the thief then uses its powers to save Baghdad from a foreign invader and rescue his beloved.

Cast: Douglas Fairbanks, Julanne Johnston, Anna May Wong, Sojin , Snitz Edwards, Charles Belcher, Brandon Hurst

Director: Raoul Walsh

Genres: Fantasy

Production Co: Douglas Fairbanks Pictures

Distributors: United Artists

Keywords: Rescue, Escape, Lighthearted, Amusing