Swords and Sandals - Arabian Nights and Days

Swords and scimitars. Camels, caravans, spices, jewels. Flying carpets, magic lamps. Caliphs, princes, princesses, sorcerers, genies, vagabonds and thieves. Fun. Fun. Fun. Adventure. Silliness. Fun. Magic. Romance. And -- did I mention -- Fun. All-TIme. Alphabetically.
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1.
Aladdin (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When a street urchin vies for the love of a beautiful princess, he uses a genie's magic power to make himself off as a prince in order to marry her. (90 mins.)
 
2.
Aladdin (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Aladdin, the clever hero of Agrabah, continues his adventures with the help of his fiancee Princess Jasmine, his pet monkey Abu, Magic Carpet, Iago the greedy parrot, and of course his best friend the semi-cosmic Genie. (30 mins.)
 
3.
Aladdin and the King of Thieves (1996 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The King of Thieves disrupts Aladdin and Jasmine's long-anticipated wedding, looking for an oracle that will lead him to an even bigger treasure. His true identity causes trouble for Aladdin. (80 mins.)
Director: Tad Stones
 
4.
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A boy prince, raised by forty thieves, takes revenge on the Mongol invaders who murdered his father and stole his kingdom. (87 mins.)
Director: Arthur Lubin
 
5.
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Rich oriental lord Cassim's cheeky servant Ali Baba was sent to buy a meaty girl-slave, but brings dancer Morgiane... (92 mins.)
Director: Jacques Becker
 
6.
Arabian Nights (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
The caliph of Baghdad must go into hiding with a group of traveling performers when his brother usurps the throne. Both brothers desire a beautiful dancing girl, who is torn between power and true love. (86 mins.)
Director: John Rawlins
 
7.
Arabian Nights (2000 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
To cure a prince's murderous madness, Scheherezade tells him a series of wonderous stories. (175 mins.)
Director: Steve Barron
 
8.
Captain Sindbad (1963)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Byron Haskin
 
9.
The Desert Hawk (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A desert guerilla, with flashing scimitar, opposes a tyrannical prince and marries the caliph's daughter. (77 mins.)
 
10.
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Sinbad and his crew intercept a homunculus carrying a golden tablet. Koura, the creator of the homunculus and practitioner of evil magic... (105 mins.)
Director: Gordon Hessler
 
11.
King Richard and the Crusaders (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
While leading the Third Crusade, King Richard Lionheart battles treachery in his own camp as well as the Saracens and their charismatic leader Saladin. (109 mins.)
Director: David Butler
 
12.
Kismet (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Hafiz, a rascally beggar on the periphery of the court of Baghdad, schemes to marry his daughter to... (100 mins.)
 
13.
Kismet (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A roguish poet is given the run of the scheming Wazir's harem while pretending to help him usurp the young caliph. (113 mins.)
 
14.
Night in Paradise (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Story-teller Aesop tries to help loony King Croesus and manages to fall in love on the way. (84 mins.)
Director: Arthur Lubin
 
15.
Prisoners of the Casbah (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A typical Sam Katzman sand-and-sandals saga that is better than his later "Harem Scarum" only because this one doesn't have Elvis Presley... (78 mins.)
Director: Richard L. Bare
 
16.
The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When a princess is shrunken by an evil wizard, Sinbad must undertake a quest to an island of monsters to cure her and prevent a war. (88 mins.)
Director: Nathan Juran
 
17.
Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Sinbad The Sailor sails to deliver a cursed prince to a dangerous island in the face of deadly opposition from a powerful witch. (113 mins.)
Director: Sam Wanamaker
 
18.
Sinbad, the Sailor (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Sinbad is a story teller who weaves great adventures about - himself. Whether they are true or not, no one knows... (116 mins.)
Director: Richard Wallace
 
19.
The Singing Princess (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
An insane woman brings peace to her village by being the most ultimate singer around. (76 mins.)
 
20.
The Thief of Bagdad (1924)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A recalcitrant thief vies with a duplicitous Mongol ruler for the hand of a beautiful princess. (155 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
 
21.
The Thief of Bagdad (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After being tricked and cast out of Bagdad by the evil Jaffar, King Ahmad joins forces with a thief named Abu to reclaim his throne, the city, and the Princess he loves. (106 mins.)
 
22.
The Thief of Baghdad (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
(100 mins.)
 
23.
The Thief of Baghdad (1978 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A resourceful thief helps a handsome prince fight an evil wizard and win the hand of a beautiful princess. (102 mins.)
Director: Clive Donner
 
24.
Thief of Damascus (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A young man gathers a group of friends and adventurers to help battle an evil sultan. (78 mins.)
Director: Will Jason
 
25.
A Thousand and One Nights (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Tongue-in-cheek fantasy film set in Baghdad and loosely based on the One Thousand and One Nights medieval story. (93 mins.)
Director: Alfred E. Green
 
26.
1001 Nights (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Omar and his friend, Ali, returning to Moorish Granada after several years in the Middle East, discover that an evil usurper is now in power. With the help of a female genie, Omar sets about restoring freedom and justice. (92 mins.)
Director: Joe Lacy