Arabian Nights (1942)
Dazzling adventure spectacle, loosely based on the famed 19th-century fables, follows two brothers' battle over their late father's throne. Virtuous sibling John Hall is nearly killed by evil brother Leif Erickson in a fight, but sultry dancing girl Maria Montez nurses him back to health. With help from best friend Ali (Sabu), Aladdin (John Qualen), and an aging Sinbad (Shemp Howard), Hall sets out to regain his rightful position. 87 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English (SDH), French; theatrical trailer.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Cinematography (Color), Best Interior Decoration (Color), Best Sound, Best Score (Drama or Comedy)
- Action & Adventure
- John Rawlins
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Sabu , Jon Hall, Maria Montez, Leif Erikson, Billy Gilbert, Edgar Barrier, Richard Lane, Turhan Bey, John Qualen, Shemp Howard, William "Wee Willie" Davis, Thomas Gomez, Jeni Le Gon, Robert Greig, Charles Coleman, Adia Kuznetzoff, Emory Parnell, Harry Cording, Robin Raymond, Carmen D'Antonio, Andre Charlot, Frank Lackteen, Nick Thompson, Robert Barron, Art Miles... More