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Les 1001 nuits (1990)

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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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 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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