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The Thief of Bagdad Reviews

November 26, 2012
This 1940 movie is one of the great entertainments. It lifts up the heart.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
November 26, 2012
Alexander Korda's opulent Arabian Nights fantasy suffers from pallid performances and frequently succumbs to kitsch, but it still casts its fragile spell.
July 7, 2010
The Thief of Bagdad is a colorful, lavish and eye-appealing spectacle.
October 18, 2008
Treating cinema as a giant toy box, Korda resembles a child with an overactive imagination, giddily piling on every exotic and magical conceit the story can handle.
Read More | Original Score: A
June 24, 2006
A delightful hocus-pocus of colour, dashing adventure, and special effects.
May 20, 2003
Ranks next to Fantasia as the most beguiling and wondrous film of this troubled season.