The Thief of Bagdad (Fairbanks)

A classic silent film with roguish pickpurse Douglas Fairbanks setting out on a dangerous quest to battle an evil warlord for the hand of beautiful princess Julanne Johnston. Thrilling swordfights, an underwater dragon and flying carpet chase are just some of the highlights. Raoul Walsh directed, with set design by William Cameron Menzies.

Year: 1924
Genre: Fantasy Films, Silent Films, Nick's Favourites, Best of the 1920s, Movies (1001 You Must See Before You Die), Action, Classic Cinema
Country: USA
Director: Raoul Walsh
Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Snitz Edwards, Charles Belcher, Anna May Wong
Duration: 139 Minutes
Rating: G
Location in store: Classic - Silent Film



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