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The Conqueror of the Orient (1960)
"Il conquistatore dell'Oriente" (original title)

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Centuries ago in the Orient, the fiscal exactions on the people lead to a revolt against the usurper of the throne, and the empowerment of a new leader.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gianna Maria Canale ...
Dinazar / Zobeida
Rik Battaglia ...
Nadir
Irène Tunc ...
Fatima
Edda Ferronao ...
Fatima' Maid #1
Attilio Torelli ...
Leader of the Red Robes Tribe
Riccardo Ferri ...
Leader of the White Robes Tribe
Myriam Cordella ...
Fatima' Maid #2
Aldo Pini ...
Chief of Prison Guards
Renato Montalbano
Paul Muller ...
Sultan Dakar
Tatiana Farnese ...
Katiscia
Franco Balducci ...
Nureddin, Nadir's Companion
Giulio Donnini ...
Rato - the Chancellor
Fosco Giachetti ...
Omar, Nadir's Father
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Centuries ago in the Orient, the fiscal exactions on the people lead to a revolt against the usurper of the throne, and the empowerment of a new leader.

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14 September 1961 (Mexico)  »

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(Western Electric Sound Recording)

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(Ferraniacolor)

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Italian censorship visa #33229 of October 21, 1960. See more »

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Nadir: I'm nothing more than a poor fisherman. I wish I possessed a kingdom to give you but all I have is myself.
Nadir: I don't ask for more.
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Maria Montez where are you?
29 November 2010 | by (Buffalo, New York) – See all my reviews

Conqueror Of The Orient seems a rather high-falutin' title for another one of those sand and scandal epics about a prince reclaiming his lost throne from exile. The influence of those old Universal epics with Jon Hall and Maria Montez is readily apparent.

Rik Battaglia, an actor who did both spaghetti western and spaghetti sandal films is the lead here. He plays a prince who was spirited away when a usurper named Khan took away dad's throne. It was rumored that an infant prince survived and the new king was spending a lot of time to find him.

That is when he wasn't tracking down a harem favorite named Fatima played by a pulchritudinous Irene Dunc. Her bosoms are enough to stir any straight man.

You've seen it all before and better.


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