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Sabaka (1954)

Approved | | Adventure | 2 February 1955 (USA)
In India, a young elephant trainer vows revenge against the cult that killed his family and, when the local Maharajah refuses to help, sets out alone to battle his enemy.

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Cast overview:
Nino Marcel ...
Gunga Ram
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Gen. Pollegar
Lou Krugman ...
Maharajah of Bakore
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Sir Cedric
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Marku Ponjoy - High Priestess of Sabaka
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Damji
Lisa Howard ...
Indria
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Taru
Paul Marion ...
Kumar
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Rama
Louis Merrill ...
Koobah (as Lou Merrill)
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K.K. Sinha ...
Fire Dancer
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Gunga Ram, a young elephant trainer, swears vengeance on the killers of his sister Indria and her husband on the orders of the religious fire-cult leaders, the High Priestess and Ashok. The Maharajah of Bakore disbelieves him and Gunga Ram is also opposed by the Maharajah's General Pollegar. Gunga Ram sets out to expose and destroy the fire shrine of Sabaka. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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India's mightiest dramatic pageant!

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Annoying Film
21 May 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I love Boris Karloff and he's the ONLY draw to this film. He's good as always he's not the problem. The film is so bad that Karloff could not even save this monstrosity of a movie.

Annoying. I found myself quite annoyed while *trying* to watch this one. Maybe one has to be in the right sorta mood to watch? I don't see any attraction to view this film except to see Boris Karloff in something different - that's the ONLY attraction and reason I believe anyone would watch this mess.

I was hoping to like this film just a little bit for Boris Karloff alone - but I don't.

2/10


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