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Film debut of Leo G. Carroll.
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In the scene where Annemarie tells Von Sturm of her recent exploits as she prepares to bathe, the slip she is wearing is so shear that it becomes see-through. This was extremely risque for a movie of that era.
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Jack Conway shot retakes and pick-up shots when Sam Wood wasn't available.
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The soundtrack and scenery was all wrong for Istanbul, shockingly wrong, as if Istanbul was medieval Baghdad as opposed to 20th century Anatolia. More importantly, and similarly, the two times that they showed messages (1 theatrical announcement, and 1 message to Ali Bey) in Ottoman Turkish, the messages were actually written in Arabic, not Turkish.
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This film was first telecast in Los Angeles Tuesday 12 March 1957 on KTTV (Channel 11); its San Francisco television premiere took place 8 May 1958 on KGO-TV (Channel 7); in New York City its earliest documented airing is 22 June 1959 on WCBS (Channel 2).
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