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The Thief of Bagdad (1940) Poster

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Version of 

Remake of 

Remade as 

The Thief of Baghdad (1978) (TV Movie)

Referenced in 

A Thousand and One Nights (1945)
Rex Ingram reprises his role from this film
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color: Our Friend the Atom (1957) (TV Episode)
A fisherman accidentally uncorks a giant genie from a bottle, and tricks the genie into getting back into it in exactly the same way that Sabu tricks the genie in "The Thief of Bagdad".
Sanford and Son: The Piano Movers (1972) (TV Episode)
Fred mentions the film when he sees a pair of shoes he has to wear.
Return to the Edge of the World (1978)
Mentioned in narration.
One from the Heart (1982)
An item from that film, the All Seen Eye, is referenced as an homage
The Twilight Zone: Little Boy Lost/Wish Bank/Nightcrawlers (1985) (TV Episode)
Mary Ellen comments that the lamp's message reminds her of the movie.
The Twilight Zone: The Beacon/One Life, Furnished in Early Poverty (1985) (TV Episode)
Young Gus Rosenthal mentions this movie
Hollywood Uncensored (1987)
Martin Scorsese mentions The Thief of Bagdad during an interview.
Aladdin (1992)
Dracula (1992)
The scene where Jaffar cries "Winds! Winds!" echoes the scene where Dracula calls out the same words after learning Mina is leaving him.
Next Friday (2000)
Lust, Caution (2007)
Wang Jiazhi is looking at posters outside a film house in 1941 Shanghai. One of them is for "The Thief of Bagdad."
Futurama: The Thief of Baghead (2012) (TV Episode)
title reference

Featured in 

SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back (1980) (TV Movie)
scenes are featured in this special effects special
Arena: A Pretty British Affair (1981) (TV Episode)
Clips included in documentary
Troldspejlet: Troldspejlet Special: Disneys Aladdin (1993) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film + clip shown
Sabu: The Elephant Boy (1993)
Clips, stills and posters shown
100 Years of Horror: Sorcerers (1996) (Video)
clips
The Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of Fear (2004) (TV Mini-Series)
Brief clips from The Thief of Bagdad are used in the title sequence
War Stories (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Room 237 (2012)
clips

Spoofed in 

The Pink of Bagdad (1978) (Short)

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