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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jimmy Genious
The King
Roger Carel ...
Marc Dudicourt
Georges Montillier ...
The Executioner
Alfredo Pea ...
Valérie Rojan
Eric Métayer ...
Joy Graham ...
Mrs. Wilson
Maurice Lane ...
Mr. Wilson
Tim Holm ...
The Chief Inspector
Raymond Aquilon ...
The Grand Eunuch


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 <>

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Scheherazade's story will be told once again. See more »


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11 April 1990 (France)  »

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


The Great Vizier: [walks over to Sheherazade and wakes her up] I must cut off your head.
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Only for Catherine
18 January 2003 | by (Palenque, Chiapas. Mexico.) – See all my reviews

This is a really poor film, sometimes you can go to the kitchen for some food & sodas and you miss nothing but time. Bad effects, bad sound, bad actors, bad screenplay, bad director. One of the worst remakes of the 1001 nights you can find in this cheap movie. I have this VHS because I´m a fan of Catherine Zeta Jones, but now I know why this film is so hard to find (only in this VHS bootleg copies). Fun? Where!. I rather to see Cahterine Zeta Jones in a 10-15 minutes edition than miss 1:30 hours with all the movie. I´ll try to make my own edition on VCD and later burn this VHS! Do you want to enjoy a better Catherine Zeta Jones performance? see "Catherine The Great".

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