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Arabian Adventure (1979)

An evil magician seeks to gain power by obtaining a magic rose. A peasant boy and a Prince join forces to stop him.

Director:

Kevin Connor

Writer:

Brian Hayles (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Christopher Lee ... Caliph Alquazar
Milo O'Shea ... Khasim
Oliver Tobias ... Prince Hasan
Emma Samms ... Princess Zuleira
Puneet Sira Puneet Sira ... Majeed
Peter Cushing ... Wazir Al Wuzara
Capucine ... Vahishta
Mickey Rooney ... Daad El Shur
John Wyman ... Bahloul
John Ratzenberger ... Achmed
Shane Rimmer ... Abu
Suzanne Danielle ... Eastern Dancer
Elisabeth Welch Elisabeth Welch ... Beggarwoman (as Elizabeth Welch)
Hal Galili ... Asaf
Art Malik ... Mamhoud (as Athar Malik)
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Storyline

An evil magician seeks to gain power by obtaining a magic rose. A peasant boy and a Prince join forces to stop him.

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Taglines:

Soar into a Magical World of Action, Excitement and Enchantment! See more »

Genres:

Fantasy | Adventure

Certificate:

G | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 July 1979 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Majic and the Empire of Evil See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

According to his diaries, the role of Khasim was originally intended for Kenneth Williams. He ostensibly turned down the part to avoid having to wear a turban (as he had in Carry On Up the Khyber (1968), to his displeasure). See more »

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30 November 2000 | by alligatorSee all my reviews

I LOVE THIS MOVIE!!!...Yet I haven't been able to find a copy of it for years.. As a child I watched this movie constantly, esp' due to my love of LEE..And it has remained as a special movie to me. It seemed to be one of those movies back then, that was one of the newer 'style' movies in the late 70's (effects and stuff)..so back then i just loved it..It's a true fantasy!! I think most children would absolutly love this film..though if i saw it now, i'd proberly laugh at the effects! But no one i've met has ever heard of it..I think it's a hidden gem..hopefully not lost forever!!!


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