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The Pirate (1978)

An Israeli man, raised by a wealthy and powerful Arab, is put in charge of his country's vast oil fortunes. He comes into conflict with a fanatical terrorist group, headed by his daughter.

Director:

Ken Annakin

Writers:

Julius J. Epstein, Harold Robbins (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Franco Nero ... Baydr Al Fay
Anne Archer ... Jordana Mason
Olivia Hussey ... Leila
Ian McShane ... Rashid
Christopher Lee ... Samir Al Fay
Michael Constantine ... Yashir
James Franciscus ... Dick Carriage
Armand Assante ... Ahmed
Stuart Whitman ... Terry Sullivan
Eli Wallach ... Ben Ezra
Carol Bagdasarian Carol Bagdasarian ... Maryam
Jeff Corey ... Prince Feiyad
Marjorie Lord ... Mrs. Mason
Ferdy Mayne ... Jabir
Michael Pataki ... General Eshnev
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An Israeli man, raised by a wealthy and powerful Arab, is put in charge of his country's vast oil fortunes. He comes into conflict with a fanatical terrorist group, headed by his daughter.

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The Pirate was born for this life...and Harold Robbins was born to write it. See more »

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Drama

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Referenced in Something to Scream About (2003) See more »

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Great movie! Trying to find it again.
30 November 2020 | by ANISSIPOURSee all my reviews

Please let me know if anyone knows where I can get the movie either streaming or DVD. It was my favorite years ago!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 November 1978 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Harold Robbins' The Pirate See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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