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The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)

Approved | | Family, Fantasy, Action | 23 December 1958 (USA)
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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.

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Princess Parisa
Richard Eyer ...
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Alec Mango ...
Caliph
Danny Green ...
Karim
Harold Kasket ...
Sultan
Alfred Brown ...
Harufa
Nana DeHerrera ...
Sadi (as Nana de Herrera)
Nino Falanga ...
Gaunt Sailor
Luis Guedes ...
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Virgilio Teixeira ...
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Storyline

While sailing with Princess Parisa to Baghdad to their wedding, Sinbad finds the Colossa Island and anchors his vessel to get supplies for the starving crew. Sinbad and his men help the magician Sokurah to escape from a Cyclops that attacks them, and Sokurah uses a magic lamp with a boy jinni to help them; however, their boat sinks and he loses the lamp. Sokurah offers a small fortune to Sinbad to return to Colossa, but he does not accept and heads to Baghdad. The citizens and the Caliph of Baghdad are celebrating the peace with Chandra, and they offer a feast to the Sultan of Chandra. Sakurah requests a ship and crew to return to Colossa but the Caliph refuses to jeopardize his countrymen. However, the treacherous magician shrinks the princess and when the desperate Sinbad seeks him out, he tells that he needs to return to Colossa to get the ingredient necessary for the magic potion. But Sinbad has only his friend Harufa to travel with him, and he decides to enlist a doubtful crew in... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Simbad y la princesa  »

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$650,000 (estimated)
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This was the first feature using stop-motion animation effects to be completely shot in color. See more »

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In his close-up on the poop deck, Karim's big hoop earring can be clearly seen to be tied to his (unpierced) ear by a string emerging from his bandanna. See more »

Quotes

Sultan: [upon seeing Sadi as the Magician's subject] Is that not Sadi, your waiting woman?
Princess Parisa: Yes, papa. She has offered herself as the Magician's subject.
Sultan: If he can turn her into a contented woman, he is indeed a great magician.
Princess Parisa: [blushing] Papa!
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Astonishing in my youth!
15 March 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

One of the nice things about being a little older is that I can remember the first time I saw movies like this and not think of them as schmaltzy or tacky. They were the state of the art in special effects (thanks to the likes of Ray Harreyhausen) and they were absolutely captivating. With computer generated creatures, we have gone so far beyond these things, but when I go to a Harry Potter movie or a Lord of the Rings movie (wonderful films), I look at the faces of the kids. There seems to be no wonderment at all. We have been fed such a constant diet that we don't look beyond the magic. This is a great story with wizards and heroes and mythical monsters and skeletons fighting. I know the Sinbad stories from the Arabian Nights and there is a lot of borrowing from every avenue of folklore and mythology. They really don't follow the book. But when I was in seventh grade, I couldn't care less. This is a quest and they made the getting there a real treat.


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