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Adventures of Sheherazade through the legends of the 1001 nights. She meets all the great heroes and kings, and is helped on her journey by a Genie who's living in 1990 London and uses his ... See full summary »

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Jimmy Genious
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Marc Dudicourt
Georges Montillier ...
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Valérie Rojan
Eric Métayer ...
Joy Graham ...
Mrs. Wilson
Maurice Lane ...
Mr. Wilson
Tim Holm ...
The Chief Inspector
Raymond Aquilon ...
The Grand Eunuch
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Adventures of Sheherazade through the legends of the 1001 nights. She meets all the great heroes and kings, and is helped on her journey by a Genie who's living in 1990 London and uses his TV to reach Sheherazade. Written by Cyril Morcrette <cyril@ceci.mit.edu>

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Catherine Zeta-Jones's feature-film debut. See more »

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The Great Vizier: [walks over to Sheherazade and wakes her up] I must cut off your head.
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First part sleeper with Second part racer
5 November 2002 | by (Montreal, Canada) – See all my reviews

First part is a somewhat "sleeper" interpretation of the original legendary story. Had to remind myself to keep watching - although all padi off and switched to a balmy rapid pace in the 2nd part, where you have to wake up and keep alert to catch all of the jokes and plays which feast on the UK / middle-eastern switch location theme. Very funny for anyone with knowledge of people from either of these places.


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