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GIGANTIC! The Wonder Picture of All Time!

The Thief of Bagdad

When Prince Ahmad is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar, he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu to win back his royal place, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess.

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The Thief of Bagdad Cast

Name Character
Glynis Johns She was 17, now 99 years old as Princess's maid
Conrad Veidt He was 47, 50 years old when he died as Jaffar
Leslie Phillips He was 16, now 98 years old as Urchin in Bagdad Market
John Salew He was 38, 59 years old when he died as Fish Peddler
Robert Greig He was 60, 78 years old when he died as Man of Basra
Frank Tickle as Citizen
Miles Malleson He was 52, 80 years old when he died as Sultan
June Duprez She was 22, 66 years old when she died as Princess
Allan Jeayes He was 55, 78 years old when he died as The Story Teller
SABU He was 23, now 58 years old as Abu
Roy Emerton He was 47, 51 years old when he died as Jailer
Mary Morris She was 25, 72 years old when she died as Halima
Norman Pierce He was 40, 67 years old when he died as Undetermined Role
Morton Selten He was 80, 79 years old when he died as The Old King
Bruce Winston as The Merchant
Hay Petrie He was 45, 53 years old when he died as Astrologer
John Justin He was 23, 85 years old when he died as Ahmad
Cleo Laine She was 13, now 95 years old as Urchin in Bagdad Market (uncredited)
Ben Williams He was 48, 68 years old when he died as Citizen
Henry Hallett He was 52, 64 years old when he died as Citizen (uncredited)
Frederick Burtwell He was 40, 47 years old when he died as Undetermined Role (uncredited)

The Thief of Bagdad Crew

Name Department
Miklós Rózsa as Original Music Composer. He was 33 (88) years old when He died Sound
Miklós Rózsa as Story. He was 33 (88) years old when He died Writing
Georges Périnal as Director of Photography. He was 43 (68) years old when He died Camera
Vincent Korda as Production Design. He was 43 (81) years old when He died Art
Lajos Bíró as Scenario Writer. He was 60 (68) years old when He died Writing
Charles Crichton as Editor. He was 30 (89) years old when He died Editing
Ludwig Berger as Director. He was 48 (126) years old when He died Directing
Miles Malleson as Screenplay. He was 52 (80) years old when He died Writing
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The Thief of Bagdad (81 years)

GIGANTIC! The Wonder Picture of All Time!

  • Release day: Wednesday, December 25, 1940
  • Runtime: 106 minutes